YouTube makes videos “Feather” light

December 4, 2009

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YouTube launched an experimental "Feather" feature on Thursday that slims down online videos for delivery to places where the Internet is unable to handle heavy data traffic.

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At last Gmail gets Offline Attachment Support

November 26, 2009

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Adding attachments to Gmail can be quite a pain at times when the Internet connection is slow or intermittent. Google has been improving attachment feature in Gmail and has now brought offline attachment support for it. Of course, the Offline Gmail is powered by Google Gears introduced in January this year. Google Chrome web browser users have Google Gears already installed.

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Virtual Desktop Solutions from VMware

November 25, 2009

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VMware Inc, a global leader in virtualization solutions, today announced new initiatives around its core products - VMware View, the VMware vCenter Product Family, and VMware vSphere.

Google news for mobile

November 23, 2009

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Google news for mobile seems to be an almost indispensable tool for users on the move. Google now enhances the service. The official Google Mobile blogspot shares a completely new Google News offering for iPhone, Android, and Palm Pre users.

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Google Chrome OS Preview

November 19, 2009

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Google is providing a sneak peak at the Chrome OS today. Maybe the Google Midas touch can succeed where decades of Apple and Linux have failed--denting Microsoft's OS dominance.

Yahoo losses to Google & Bing

November 19, 2009

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Comscore's measurement of the U.S. search market in October shows that Google--as usual--still dominates the search landscape. It now watches 65.4 percent of all searches pass through its servers, up 0.5 market share points from September of this year.

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Google’s SPDY protocol to speed up web browsing

November 18, 2009

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Google’s, ‘let’s make the web faster’ initiative aims to bring the ease of turning the pages of a book. to the web. Towards that end the search engine company has been experimenting with alternative protocols to cut the latency of web pages. In a data network like the internet, latency is a measure of how […]

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