Google Closed Some Services

Google Services
Google Services

Google re-announced closure of some of their services are not sold in the market. In a posting on their official blog, Google’s Senior Vice President, Alan Eustace, Google said that some services are closed is Google Aardvark, FastFlip, Sidewiki, Google Pack, Google Desktop, and more.

“In the next few months we will close a number of products and combine them as one of the features of other products,” said Alan Eustace, eWeek quoted from the site.

This is part of the policy of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the new Google, Larry Page, who want to develop Google’s core products are more focused, like a Google.com search, the field of mobile phones through Android, Chrome on the desktop, as well as YouTube for video.
Previously, Google has also closed several other products, such as Google Health, Power Meter, and Google Labs products gradually.
Here is a complete list of Google services that will be closed.

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Waiting Google+ for Businesses

Google+ Project
Google+ Project

Google project Mega Plus (G +), but intended for individual users and the public, is planned to be used by businesspeople. While the G + features for business not exist, there are some creative ways for businesses to take advantage of G +.

On one occasion, Christian Oestlien, Google Plus Product Manager, said that although Google’s main focus now is to optimize the user experience, but they also have several teams with the best developers who are developing a business version of Google +.

For business people or companies who are interested to try it, can register on Google + Entity Application Profile for the invitation. Simply fill in the information as accurate and complete as possible. Continue reading “Waiting Google+ for Businesses”

Indonesian Users More Like Old Opera Mini

Opera Mini Indonesian Users
Opera Mini Indonesian Users

Opera Mini is a mobile browser is quite popular in Indonesia. Until now, Indonesia is the second largest user of Opera Mini, after Russia. But it turns out the majority of the Opera Mini browser users here would prefer an earlier version of Opera Mini, especially Opera Mini 4. In fact recently also been launched Opera Mini Opera version 6.

“We get input from many users of Opera Mini in Indonesia. They say Opera Mini 5 is a good browser, but they consider Opera Mini 4 is better because it is faster,” said Phillip Grønvold, Product Manager of Opera Software, in a media gathering at the Grand Indonesia, Jakarta, Thursday, March 31, 2011.
Therefore, in addition to releasing Opera Mini 6, two weeks ago, Opera is also still launch the development of Opera Mini 4, the Opera Mini version 4.3.

This new version offers an outline and appearance of the skin a fresh design, support for YouTube, and features are also found in Opera Mini 6, the Share feature.

YouTube Capture Fierce Tsunami in Japan

Youtube Japan Earthquake 2011
Youtube Japan Earthquake 2011

Earthquake measuring 8.9 Richter scale shook the Japanese and massive enough to cause a tsunami. Effects quake was felt up to Tokyo, 373 km from the epicenter. Impressions brunt of the tsunami which was broadcast live on some television stations showed horrific atmosphere. For those who do not get to see the show on television, but would like to see what the magnitude of the earthquake and tsunami, the YouTube site to be a reference. Some users are already crowded to upload on the situation in Japan.

Even Al Jazeera television station presents a live broadcast via its official page on YouTube. They show the current situation of the terrible disaster that are befalling the country Sakura. The two videos at once shown by Al Jazeera. One presents video footage of the earthquake and tsunami struck Japan. Then one more video featuring the latest state of the live broadcast is happening. Continue reading “YouTube Capture Fierce Tsunami in Japan”