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Google shutting down Bump and Flock by 31 Jan 2014

David Lieb, CEO and cofounder for Bump technologies (The company was acquired by Google back in September 2013) announced in the official Bump blog that they will officially discontinue the 2 main product which is Bump and Flock on Jan 31 2014. As mention by David Lieb, the application will…

Happy new year 2014

Happy new year 2014 to all friend and reader here, wish all the best in the year 2014. At the same time, Google release the latest Google Zeitgeist which show all the search trend around the wold. You may also discover what the world searched for with Google’s year in…

Google Smartwatch May Hit the Market in the Next Few Months

  According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is preparing to start mass production of its smartwatch. It’s probably no surprise to some as Google acquired the smartwatch maker, WIMM Labs, two months ago. Supposedly already in the last few stages of development, the smartwatch will run on Android with…

Google Makes Quickoffice Free

The Quickoffice mobile app can be used for both iOS and Android devices to create, view and edit Microsoft Office files such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. The app can also be integrated with Google Drive, so files can be stored and accessed across devices. As a bonus, Google has…

iGoogle’s 30 Day Warning Before Closure

    Over a year ago, Google announced they are closing iGoogle 16 months later on November 1, 2013. Well, November 1st is about 30 days away and to remind iGoogle users, Google placed a pop up on the iGoogle home page.   The closing of iGoogle come after close…

Happy birthday from Google

The first day step into last quarter of 2013 is my birthday and thanks for the greeting from all my friend in Facebook, SMS, Whatsapp, WeChat and more. I’m so surprise when I start my work by Google information online, the first thing I saw on the page is the greeting…

Google Acquires Bump, Gets Ownership of Flock App

Google has bought Bump for an as of yet undisclosed figure. Bump is a simple tool to help share files between smartphones by tapping the phones together. The Bump team were also responsible for Flock which automatically created geotag-based group photo albums with the uploaders Facebook friends. The Bump app…

Google Voice Search come to the computer via Chrome

  If you can say it, you can search for it. You can now search Google by saying your search term, instead of typing it. This could be a convenient way to search if you speak faster than you type or if you’re not sure how to spell your search…

Google complete the deal to acquisition Waze

Google has bought Waze, the Israel mapping and navigation app that Facebook was also reportedly vying for, according to a post on the Google official blog as well as Waze official page. tech.david-cheong.com tech.david-cheong.com The deal, which didn’t have a price tag unveiled with it, follows months of speculation about…

Rumours: Google Closing in on US$1.3 Billion Deal for Waze Traffic App

Back in the beginning of the year, we reported a rumor that Apple was looking ahead of acquiring Waze. tech.david-cheong.com The rumor about the Israeli developed app’s fate still hangs in limbo, but this time, it might just happen to be Google – and not Apple or Facebook – who’s…