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Information on Google’s Smartwatch by LG Leaks to Public

TechComments ⋅ Mar 17, 2014
In continued contribution to the wearable tech conversation as prompted by devices like Google Glass and Samsung Gear, new information regarding Google’s LG-produced smartwatch has surfaced. News of the watch, which still has yet to be official...

Google Hunts for Space in New York’s SoHo for First Retail Store

TechComments ⋅ Mar 14, 2014
Google has recently been poking around SoHo in Manhattan for space to house its first standalone retail location. At present, the search engine giant is eying several locations including 131 Greene Street, just a stone’s throw away from Apple&#...

Google Smartwatch Reportedly In the Works?

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Aside from glasses and even contact lenses, more updates on Google’s more immediate wearable tech release has surfaced. Google’s smartwatch is still in development, but those hoping for the original official release in March might have...

Google Shows Support for Gay Rights as the Olympics Get Underway in Sochi

TechComments ⋅ Feb 7, 2014
As the 2014 Winter Olympics get underway in Sochi, Google has updated its homepage in response to Russia’s anti-gay laws and mounting pressure on the International Olympic Committee to formally address discrimination on the basis of sexual orie...

Build: A Google Chrome Experiment with LEGO

TechComments ⋅ Jan 30, 2014
As Google Chrome literally enables users to explore, innovate and play around the Internet, the good people behind it have teamed up with LEGO for a new experiment – Build. Developing on the feeling of creating with physical LEGO bricks, the program...

Google Unveils Eyewear Frames for Glass

TechComments ⋅ Jan 28, 2014
Google makes its Glass technology much more wearable, and even more functional in most cases, with today’s unveiling of a new collection of frames that can now support prescription lenses. The Titanium Collection as it has been dubbed, offers an arra...

Top Gear’s The Stig vs. a Google Street View Car

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jan 25, 2014
Acclaimed British television show Top Gear recently invited the Google Street View Car to its remote test track located at the Dunsfold Aerodome in Surrey, England to photograph its 1.75-mile course. As you click through the street view you’ll...

Google’s Smart Contact Lens Project

TechComments ⋅ Jan 17, 2014
Google Glass has yet to reach the market but Google is already working on its latest wearable technology with a new smart contact lens in development. Primarily designed for medical applications for now, the new lens is made up of two layers of ̶...

Google Breaks Ground On $82 Million Corporate Jet Facility

DesignComments ⋅ Dec 22, 2013
Tech giant Google is set to break ground on a new corporate jet facility for use by its top executives and other tech industry titans. The sprawling 29-acre facility will feature 270,000 square feet of hangar space and will allow Google to, in effect...

Google Zeitgeist 2013: The Year in Search

TechComments ⋅ Dec 18, 2013
Google presents the 2013 edition of its Zeitgeist project. Started back in 2001, the project — which means “the spirit of the times” in German — aims to offer us a summary of what most of the Internet world was interested in, concerned wi...

Jump Studios Design the Google Madrid Headquarters

DesignComments ⋅ Nov 29, 2013
Nominee for the BD Architect of the Year Award for 2013, London-based design house Jump Studios has brought its creative edge to the Google Headquarters in Madrid. Working with warm earthy tones that compliment the headquarters’ open spaces and...

Google Unveils the Second-Generation Google Glass

TechComments ⋅ Oct 31, 2013
Following up on an initial rollout program which saw Google Glass hit the streets of select areas, Google has unveiled the follow-up to the wearable augmented reality device. The tech giant has outfitted Glass with a hardware update, as well as a new...

Google Nexus 5

TechComments ⋅ Oct 18, 2013
It seems tech giant Google has let slip the Nexus 5, its upcoming successor to the Nexus 4 smartphone. While yet to be officially released, we do know that the phone boasts a 1080p 4.95-inch screen, a 2.3 GHz Snapdragon processor, 4G LTE, and storage...

HP Chromebook 11

TechComments ⋅ Oct 10, 2013
Google’s latest and possibly greatest laptop (to date, of course) looks like the HP Chromebook 11 coming in at a wallet-friendly $279 USD. It’s an 11.6-inch notebook with a bright IPS display, respectable 1,366 x 768-pixel resolution, a d...

Google & Nestle Announce Android KitKat

LifestyleComments ⋅ Sep 4, 2013
It’s official, Google’s latest Android mobile operating system – previously rumored to be called the “Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie” – will be named after Nestlé’s popular chocolate wafer, the KitKat. Android 4.4 KitKat maintains the platform’s reoc...