Tech Talk

Observations from Jamie DeLoma, journalist and computer nerd

Report: Google collected sensitive data

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Google collected sensitive data, including passwords, a French data protection agency examination has found. [Read More]

Will Google go all in against Skype?

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Google is testing a new feature that would allow its e-mail users to access a dialpad, contact search, their credit and a call button, according to a published report. [Read More]

Skeptical about Google Docs? Try it out for yourself — without registering

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Are you a Google Documents skeptical? Have you ever given the powerful Web-based suite a try? If you haven’t, now is your chance — and best of all, you don’t even have to register for anything. [Read More]

Google could have your passwords, e-mails, Web history

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Google has acknowledged that its “Street View” vehicles have collected and stored data broadcast from wireless networks in Connecticut, the state’s attorney general’s office has announced. The information could include e-mails, Web browsing and passwords. [Read More]

Google allows users to show off their bling — or loved ones

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Google has been giving users the information they craved since iGoogle’s debut half a decade ago. And now they are preparing to take it a step further. [Read More]

Going for a bike ride? Let Google guide you

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Are you a BlackBerry or Android user about to embark on a bike ride? Are you tired of the same old routes and looking for a new and exciting ride? Google is here to help. [Read More]

Google is all the ‘Buzz’

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Google has announced its entry into the social networking arena, and confirmed the reports Tech Talk cited Monday. [Read More]

Google to unveil social networking element

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Google will launch a new feature as early as this week to make sharing media and updates with friends easier, the Wall Street Journal reports. [Read More]

Google launches Nexus One

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Rejoice! Google’s new phone, the Nexus One, is now available for purchase. [Read More]

Google wishes you a happy new year in a colorful way

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Google users have come to expect the search engine giant to ring in various dates of interest by decking out its homepage icon with appropriate garb. [Read More]