Tag Archives: Google
Steve Jobs announced the iPhone today. Very impressive. It has a touch screen, gesture recognition, a sensor that detects when you’re turning the phone so you can use it sideways (to read web pages, for example), it plays iTunes, you … Continue reading
Aaron Swartz makes a very interesting blog posting called The Goog Life: how Google keeps employees by treating them like kids on this blog Raw Thought. From the posting: “It’s about infantilizing people,” she explained. “Give them free food, do … Continue reading
Over on the Official Google Blog they have a posting about transferable stock options which they intend to implement soon. From the posting: Typically, employees get value from stock options by exercising them after vesting, and then selling the stock … Continue reading
Anyone else notice that Google’s GMail has been really really slow for the last few days?
Now, I like Google as much as the next person. They’ve come out with some great stuff (like Google Earth), put out two new betas this week (Google Desktop & Google Talk), and generally being a darn good search engine. … Continue reading
Google bought Android today. No one’s quite sure what Android makes (it’s a startup, after all), but some folks think it makes location based software for handheld devices.
Cristian Streng has created a J2ME midlet called MGMaps to put Google Maps on your phone.