Google for Entrepreneurs

By Wednesday, September 26, 2012 0 No tags Permalink

Google officially launched Google for Entrepreneurs, the umbrella for all Google programs and partnerships around the world supporting startups and entrepreneurs. Currently, there are 50 different efforts across 30 countries. Some partnerships include Startup Weekend: a 54-hour program where participants work through the weekend and launch companies on Sunday night. Women Entrepreneurs on the web: ...

Google Social Search Making Search Results More Personable and Raising Eyebrows

By Saturday, January 14, 2012 0 No tags Permalink

Google rolled out "Search, Plus Your World" on Tuesday, 01/11/2012 for all English-language searches. This new feature is powered by Google's social network of ~60 million Google+ users. The search engine hopes to return more relevant and personalized results through its learnings of users' behaviors and interests. What this means: Personal Results currently only show up when ...

Does Your Company Need a Mobile App?

By Saturday, December 31, 2011 0 No tags Permalink

More and more companies are creating custom native apps, but does this mean every company should jump on the app bandwagon? And even after you decide to create apps, what platforms should it be on: iOS, Android, Windows, or Blackberry? No doubt that statistics show trends of downloading apps are on the super-rise: there were approximately ...

Google as Your Cable Provider

By Monday, November 14, 2011 0 , Permalink

Image from: http://www.fakesteve.net/2010/03/welcome-to-google-usa.html Last February Google announced their Fiber project, an experimental Broadband TV+Internet+Telephone Network in Kansas City, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri. Their "experiment" consisted of offering Triple Play packages to users at home. The service is expected to be functional in early 2012. Naturally, the question to be answered is: What will Google offer that ...