Gotta Catch Them All: Google Maps & Pokémon Team Up To Offer Dream Job at Google [RULES INSIDE]

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Wouldn’t it be wonderful if this was how you got jobs in life? It wouldn’t be about money or connections or the school on your diploma, but experience culled from the stuff that mattered — like Pokémon. It actually might just be that way after all. As this awesome YouTube video explains, Google Maps and […]

ATAP Project Tango: Google Offers First Look At 3D Mapping Software For Mobile Phones

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Shrouded in mystery, Google’s new Project Tango sneak peek just dropped on YouTube today, and already it’s blowing up virally as tech types speculate how it will change the landscape of the modern world. Some of the simple applications mentioned include audible cues for the blind and mapping furniture to design and layout living room […]

Google Giving Away $30,000 For A Doodle That Will ‘Make The World A Better Place’

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Okay, before I say anything else, let me assure you that this is only for kids in grades K-12 — no people who are young at heart, no hipster dreamers with a sense of childlike whimsy … kids. Sorry, but I didn’t make the rules. Now that being said, there might be room for a […]

YouTube: Coming Soon To A Car Near You?

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Google is apparently taking baby steps towards their purchasing of Planet Earth because although they have the capability of making a self-driving car (sigh, yes, I saw “The Internship”), for now they’re only sticking their baby toe into the mass consumer automobile market. But as far as baby toes go, Google’s is a doozy. Pairing […]

Google Now Set to Blackmail You If You Don’t Use Google+ [VIDEO]

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Google’s done everything they possibly could to get more people on Google+, but needless to say, none of it’s worked. Most recently, they made signing on to their social media platform a requirement to comment on YouTube videos, which ended up just making Google+ even less palatable to potential users — there’s nothing less cool […]

YouTube To Hunt Bigger Advertisers With Narrowly Defined Channel Searches; ‘Will Become More Like Cable TV’

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Major changes spelling potential for greater influxes of cash are likely heading to YouTube in the coming months. Reports today are surfacing that Google is intent on creating a new style of brand advertising for its media divisions, including YouTube and Google+. It’s an entirely different style of thinking for the company’s marketing department, and […]

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Pros and Cons of the New YouTube Comment System

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Okay, so you’re not in love with the new YouTube comment system so far — or, at the very least, you haven’t heard much good about it. And in this digital Wild West, it’s easy to get swayed by the gossip. A lot of people have jumped on the hate bandwagon without really taking an […]

Redditors Get ‘Pissed’ About YouTube/Google+ Integration — Like It Matters

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We as a society need to come up with a term for the inevitable fake outrage that accompanies every change and program format differentiation these days. It’s that sort of dialed-in Berkeley-esque response whenever something appears to contradict our immediate mood. In this digital age, whenever something begins programming differently than to the style with […]

YouTube Co-Founder: ‘Why the F*ck Do I Need a Google+ Account to Comment’

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In covering YouTube’s new comment system changes, we wrote recently,  “Trolls are an inevitability though …” A reader then posted the comment: “This article must be written by a Google schill [sic].” Eerie. Well, a very expected Google “schill,” in the form of YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim (or someone in control of his account), posted his very […]

Guess How Much Google Interns Make? I Feel Like Asking For A Raise

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What if I told you that you could make more interning for Google than you could doing whatever pissant occupation you’re doing now? Chances are, if you’re a doctor, lawyer, Mark Zuckerberg or the guy who makes sure that Katy Perry’s breasts always stay bigger than the palms of his hands (this last one might […]

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