Google

Google is a name synonymous with search but it a much wider term now that includes social networking, blogs, photo sharing, video sharing, email and more.

Google GDrive is for Online File Backup and Storage

GDrive, Google's answer to Mozy and Live SkyDrive / Mesh, may be very close to launch. GDrive allows you to access your files from anywhere, anytime, and from any device - be it from your desktop, web browser or cellular phone.

Google Updates Privacy Policy

Google today updated their privacy policy document and it now says that, in addition to retaining server logs, Google may also collect information about your interaction with various Google services.

Create Short URLs for Google Maps Links

Google Maps URLs are pretty unwieldy especially when sending over an IM, tweet or email. MapOf.it provides you a quick way to link to Google Maps by simply specifying the address of the location as a search parameter.

Navigate Google Search Results as a 3D Cube

Search Cube lets you navigate Google search results inside a 3D cube. Search Cubes shows thumbnail previews of up to ninety-six websites, videos and images fetched from Google using your search query.

Find Microsoft Office Documents & Templates with Google

The filetype: operator of Google can help find Office 2007 documents on the web. You can either open these files in Office 2007 or click the "View as HTML" link to read the document in the browser itself very similar to Gmail.

Cost Cutting at Google: No Gifts for AdSense Publishers

Google is extremely serious about cutting costs in times of recession. They have reduced the hours of its free cafeteria service of employees, scaled back their holiday celebrations and also cancelled the annual Christmas gifts for AdSense publishers.

Online Google Dictionary

The online dictionary service from Google supports definitions, audio pronunciation guides and translation into multiple languages. A bilingual dictionary can be very useful because it gives you translations for the many possible meanings a word might have.

Most Popular Google Subdomains

Following is a list of 40 most popular subdomains on google.com in terms of unique visitors. If traffic is any measure of popularity, this chart provides a good hint about the relative popularity of various Google Services.

Join Digital Inspiration at Google Friend Connect

Google Friend Connect is a service that helps site owners easily provide social features for their visitors. Users gain the ability to sign in to, make friends on, and interact with your site, making it more social and more dynamic.

Locate Songs by their Lyrics

Lyrster is a Google CSE based lyrics search engine which searches 350+ lyrics sites to help you locate any song by simply typing in just a few words.

Hollywood Film Promotes Google Search in the Trailer

Sony Pictures has put up an interesting promo for their upcoming film – 2012. Instead of promoting the movie's official site in the trailer, they just show a simple message that says Google Search: 2012.

Google Friend Connect Is Coming Soon

The support site of Friend Connect is now up and running with detailed information on how site owners can integrate the OpenSocial gadgets of Friend Connect in their sites.