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Xbox One Gets Web Search By Bing

Microsoft announced a new update to Xbox One, which support Bing web search and full online results. When searching with Xbox Bing, you will see results from Xbox market place, as well as items from the web. And when using Internet Explorer, you can now highlight text on the web page then press the menu button […]

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Google Takes Its Street Team to The Tundra

In celebration of the International Polar Bear Day, which happens to be today, people around the world will be able to view these bear in their national habitat. Google took its street view team to Churchill last October 2013 to capture the a 360 degree view of the polar bears in their natural habitat before it disappear. […]

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Is Apple Developing a User-Generated “Street View” Feature In Maps?

According to a recent patent that was awarded to Apple last week for a concept that could allow Apple to crowd-source street-level, three-dimensional mapping data by simply using photos taken by users on their iPhones according to Inside Apple. The U.S. Patent No. 8,624,974 B2 was awarded to Apple last Tuesday, entitled “Generating a Three-Dimensional Model Using a […]

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Google Working on a New Flight Search Engine

Google is working to change how we search for flight and buy tickets online, said Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary in an interview.  The new flight search comparison engine is supposedly to blow all other flight comparison sites out of the water, according to OLeary. “There are some very exciting developments with Google, where we have been […]

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Google Takes Street View Features Into Hotels

Google is expanding its hotel business by taking its street view technology inside hotels in North America. The first noticeable feature is high-resolution photos when searching for hotels. The photos are taken by photographers trained and certified by Google. The photographs are stitched together into 360-degree views using panoramic camera technology. Travelers can see the photos […]

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Flying with a Hummingbird

Most of our readers will be aware of Google’s Hummingbird Update.  On September 26th Google announced this update as something they had done already and as Forbes writer Joshua Steimle discovered, they hadn’t just been running it for a few weeks but rather a few months prior to the announcement.  It’s also worthwhile to note […]

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