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Hotmail became hot when it became Outlook

325282-outlook-com Who uses Hotmail? I know  a couple of people who use it, simply because they’ve had it for years, but other than those two, virtually nobody. As people are aware, Hotmail was one of those earlier internet memes denoting a loser in the realms of email. Certainly, people don’t like saying “I have a Hotmail […] Read more →

AT&T debuts entry level Android Avail

ZTE-Avail-ATT AT&T is teaming up with Chinese mobile phone maker ZTE to give their clients an entry level Android smartphone. The best part about it is that it’s Prepaid. The AT&T avail is an entry level Android smartphone that features a 3.5 inch display, supports 3G network, runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and […] Read more →

Gmail down after 3 years

Gmail down after 3 years More than a million subscribers of Google’s mail service across the world were not able to access their accounts today after an outage of the service. The company said that about two percent of those who are subscribed to Gmail were affected by this glitch which accounts to about 5.25 million individuals. Google have not […] Read more →

Google+ Hangouts allow calls to any phone

GooglePlus Hangouts allow calls to any phone Video chatting is one popular activity that individuals preoccupy themselves when using the Web. May it be for business purposes or recreational once, this means of communication is by far, one of the most affordable and convenient way of talking to another. Google+ own video chatting service called Hangouts, is a big draw for the […] Read more →

Google updates privacy policy in all services

Google updates privacy policy in all services Google is now upping its security features by changing its privacy policy. This goes out to all of their services like, Gmail, YouTube and Google+. This change will take effect this coming March 1st. Google said that these changes will give the people much better search results and will enable advertisers find customers. This comes […] Read more →

UC Berkeley chooses Google Apps

And the University of California-Berkeley choose Google. A University official released a a statement earlier this week that said, “while both products are feature rich and offer advantages over our current environment, the analysis concluded that the Google offering was the better overall fit for the campus at this time.” The University looked at all […] Read more →

Overloaded servers caused Google outage

According to Google’s official Gmail blog, the culprits behind Gmail being offline for more than an hour on Tuesday were overloaded servers. “As we now know, we had slightly underestimated the load which some recent changes placed on the request routers,” Google’s Ben Treynor wrote on the Gmail blog. “At about 12:30 p.m. Pacific a […] Read more →

Gmail goes down for more than hour

“Gmail is down & everyones having panic attacks,” a Twitter user wrote. Well, Google’s Gmail did went offline for more than an hour on Tuesday and resulted to z lot of outcries from its users. According to the Mountain View, Calif. company, it also had a “service disruption” on Monday as well. These outages may […] Read more →

Gmail is Beta no more!

So five years was all it took for Google to finally shed its beta preface. Google has just announced today that its applications which included Gmail, Calendar, Google Docs, and Google Talk is up and ready to tackle the world and is ready for prime time. Google engineers have finally given the go signal and […] Read more →