Google will give you an option of Shared Endorsements setting through which you can change your name and image. Search giant is not going to change any thing in its Google+ environment. Google+ will still remain an ad free place. Instead it will use your profile name and photo directly in its product ads with your relevant comment. This will make Google Ads more personalized.
Google has explained three things in its updated TOS. First it explains that how it will use your Profile name and photo in Google products including reviews, advertising and other commercial contexts. Secondly, it asks user to use mobile devices safely like do not use Google services when you are driving or doing anything similar that needs full attention. Thirdly, it asks users not to share their passwords to remain safe and secure. Always keep your password confidential.
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Tech M&A deals increasingly conducted by corp dev teams with less input from investment banks — In Silicon Valley, Mergers Must Meet the Toothbrush Test — MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — When deciding whether Google should spend millions or even billions of ... Source: TechmemeFull article at: Techmeme5 days ago, 7:25am CDT
Not content with a blatant copy of the iPad mini and a smartphone called the Mi Phone, Xiaomi’s latest Android overlay – MIUI 6 – bears more than a passing resemblance to iOS 7. The flat icons, the icon screens scrolling above the fixed app tray at the bottom, the calendar, calculator, compass …
Xiaomi global VP and former Google exec Hugo Barra has said previously that suggestions that the company copies Apple’s designs are “sweeping sensationalist statements” and t ... Source: 9to5Mac
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Apple's forthcoming iPhone 6 may sport 1 GB of RAM, according to a leaked schematic shared by Chinese Apple repair firm GeekBar (Google Translate, via G for Games). The chart is said to come from an internal supply chain source, however it is unknown if the schematic is intended for the 4.7-inch or 5.5-inch iPhone 6. If the chart is indeed legitimate, the iPhone 6 would join the iPhone 5, iPhone 5s, and iPhone 5c in sporting 1 GB of RAM. That amount o ... Source: Mac RumorsFull article at: Mac Rumors5 days ago, 5:45am CDT
Who's afraid of the big bad iWatch? A lot of people, it seems. The latest word is that LG is hoping to get in ahead of Apple's rumoured wearable by firing out a second LG G Watch, just two months after the debut of the first.The Korea Times claims that LG's second smartwatch, which will include a Qualcomm processor, is already well into development and is aiming for IFA 2014 - in just over two weeks ... Source: TechRadar UK
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Colombo, Sri Lanka – Neoappz, a mobile application development company, today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Places Around 4.0 for iPhone and iPod touch. Places Around is a user-friendly application which allows anyone to easily find places in their surroundings. It works world wide and provides accurate and concise information. It is ideal for travel.
Places Around ... Source: MacMegasite
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Danny Sullivan / Marketing Land:
Telegraph “Forgets” Its Own Stories Documenting Google “Right To Be Forgotten” Removals — The Daily Telegraph's recent campaign to document all its stories that have been removed from Google under the EU's Right To Be Forgotten took an odd turn today when the Telegraph itself mysteriously removed three stories about removals.
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According to Net Applications, Internet Explorer has more than a 58% web browser market share as of now. This is about triple the market share of the second-place browser, Google Chrome. However, Internet Explorer is known for having a bad reputation because previous versions of the software were vulnerable to security ... Source: Forbes Real Time
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Singapore – Bamba today is pleased to announce that Bamba Burger, the best burger-making app for kids, is now available on the iPhone and on Android. With over a million downloads worldwide, Bamba Burger allows kids to combine wacky ingredients to make their very own custom burger.
Following up on strong consumer demand, the developers decided to bring Bamba Burger within reach of iPhone users by making the app Universal. What’s more, Bamba Burger has been successfully ported into Andro ... Source: MacMegasite
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A handy and effective Word and Excel add-in that makes it easy to print your schedule, no matter where it's located. Print from Google Calendar, Outlook ... Source: Softpedia
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The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.
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