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CES 2015: Ford Motor Company

Since the inclusion of computer technology becoming more emphasized in motor vehicles, the inclusion of motor vehicle manufacturers at CES have been an interesting diversion from the smaller toys at

Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 (review)

The holidays are just around the corner, and you’re either an avid book reader or know someone who is. I mean, c’mon, nerds read! Why else would you be on

Nexus 6 and 9 to be the first to carry Android Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop is coming, and today Google has announced that the first devices to carry the new mobile operating system would be Motorola’s Nexus 6 phablet¬†and HTC’s Nexus 9

Google Street View lets you explore the worlds of Destiny with ‘Planet View’

For those of us who’ve used Google Maps in the past, Street View has been a lifesaver when trying to figure out which of your neighbors would make great friends

Google buying Twitch for $1 billion confirmed?

There were talks that Google was planning to buy Twitch earlier this year for $1 billion. The amount was huge, and now it looks like it actually might be confirmed, according

Unreal demo shows off PC-quality graphics on mobile

Are you guys ready to be blown away? Google is working with Unreal and NVIDIA to help bring PC-quality graphics to the mobile market. Check out the Unreal Engine 4

Google designs and builds its first self-driving vehicle

By Michael Uribe Today Google has decided to show off its new prototype self-driving vehicles. The vehicles are designed to operate safely and autonomously with no input needed from the

Google celebrates 40 years of Rubik’s Cube

Today marks the 40th Anniversary of the puzzle game Rubik’s Cube. So in celebration Google decided to put a virtual Rubik’s Cube on their Doodle section. If you are looking

Catching Pokemon on Google Maps is a reality now

Google has been known to cook up some great April Fool’s Joke in recent years. I personally think this year they’ve outdone themselves. Tapping into our nostalgia and visceral desire

Shitty asteroid telescopes, Upton up in space, Project Tango in motion and more you should know this week

Google sets into motion Project Tango, which is an effort to “give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion.” Basically that means your smartphone’s camera can become a

Google unveils 5 new games for Glass

More than likely you probably don’t own a Google Glass. Don’t beat yourself up, it just means you may not have heard about the new 5 mini-games Google have released

How Google Glass and other augmented reality eye-wear can be incorporated into gaming

When Google Glass was first announced, my initial thoughts were quite indifferent. I didn’t see it as a huge advancement in the wearable-tech industry due to it’s limited use. With

DW 50th: Google NZ celebrates Doctor Who with fun game!

In honor of the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary happening, Google’s New Zealand Doodle has placed an addicting Doctor Who game where the Doctor must save the GOOGLE letters and avoid

YouTube comments are now filled with Viruses and Penises

Youtube’s comment section has honestly, always been a cesspool of racist/sexist/hateful text crusaders. Among these were the users who actually tried to create a great community of people focused on

Google’s Nexus 5 phone review

By Osa Allakamenin So I had the extreme pleasure of getting my curious hands on the new Nexus 5 straight out of the play store. It is a nice improvement

What Google looked like in 1998, and other popular sites

Google turns 15 this month, after having started in a garage by Stanford students Larry Page and Sergey Brin (whose net worth is at $24.9 and $24.5 billion, respectively as

Android takes a jab at Apple

With the recent news of Kit Kat being the new Android update name, they have also released a video that takes a jab at Apple. Here we have Chris Catlin,

Microsoft and Google, suing the government hand in hand

They say money talks, and that it’s loud. Well 2 of the biggest tech companies that are rolling in it have decided to put it to some use. They’re suing

Doctor Who: Look inside the TARDIS through Google Maps!

Oh Google! You sly dog, you. With the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who approaches, Google Maps has added a new Easter Egg – INSIDE the TARDIS – 11th Doctor’s TARDIS.

Nerdy Deal of The Day – The Google Chromecast HDMI ($35)

So maybe you’ve heard of it or have even been salivating over yet another Google product. To sum up, Google Chromecast, is another smart TV substitute solution. Chromecast allows you