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Google’s GPhone will make your hair appointments automatically

Ok, so that headline isn’t entirely accurate. I’ve been tracking the Google GPhone for a while and, well, it’s been a good few days since I’ve blogged anything on it. That’s because it’s getting a weeeeee bit crazy out there. The stories are flying. And they *are* stories. We’re getting to the old-wives-tales level of […]

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Google sees mobile query traffic increase substantially

Link: Google Mines Mobile Queries, Finds Longer Strings, More Searches, And More Clicks Gary Price at ResourceShelf points us to an intriguing article appearing in the IEEE Computer Society’s Computer Magazine about mobile search at Google. In the piece, two researchers at Google dissect and mine mobile query logs from WAP-based searches coming through a […]

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Rumour reckons Google Gphone is 2 weeks away

I’ve no idea how accurate this is… Link: Google’s Gphone all set for a worldwide launch IF NEWS is really true, this search engine giant is just two weeks away from the worldwide launch of its much puffed up Gphone. Google is positioning the concluding events on the mobile-phone project. The so-called GPhone is all […]

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Google’s Gphone – not a device but an operating system

Rumour, conjecture and base excitement. The Gphone dance continues with the Herald Tribune reporting that Gphone — as they understand it — is an operating system (based on Linux) and that the search engine giant won’t be releasing hardware into the wild. Link: With ‘phone’ project, Google has mobile ad dollars in its sights – […]

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Google reportedly hawking Gphone prototype

Gphone rumours — or news masquerading as rumours — continue to fly around the web. Their possible entrance into the handset business is one that could continue to set cats amongst pigeons after the recent iPhone launch. Here’s the first news item I’ve come across that specifically mentions that a prototype Google handset exists. Link: […]