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  • DrStrangelove 5 Apr 2014 00:34:01 4,665 posts
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    I'm beginning to doubt that they stick to their "don't be evil" mantra.
  • Psychotext 5 Apr 2014 00:40:17 55,048 posts
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    Bremenacht wrote:
    Google attempts to trademark the word 'glass'.

    Please rename this thread The 'Google are evil' thread.
    I wouldn't be surprised if they eventually manage to win that one... given how pervasive lobbying is in the US. Sigh.
  • RedSparrows 5 Apr 2014 01:11:03 24,258 posts
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    I'm sure there's something more to this kind of story.

    Cos if there isn't, Google, fuck off.
  • Tonka 5 Apr 2014 08:04:02 21,360 posts
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    It used to be that the best name was something unique and "empty" that could be given meaning by the company that owned it.

    Walkman, wii, xbox, aerobie, layzboy

    Wtf with all the Glass, Paper, Edge, Candy etc? Why not call them Strog, Eilers or Çait?

    Piss poor by the lot.

    If you can read this you really need to fiddle with your forum settings.

  • ILoveThrashMetal 6 Apr 2014 17:06:22 825 posts
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    Anyone know how to set up Google now so it can sort my itinerary out for my trip to Rome this week?

    Arsechickens

  • crashVoodoo 6 Apr 2014 17:35:37 4,025 posts
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    @ILoveThrashMetal put everything in your calendar with correct times and reminders and locations etc and it should do its best to remind you where you need to be and what time you need to set off.

    a Nexus a day keeps the apple away

  • ILoveThrashMetal 6 Apr 2014 17:43:01 825 posts
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    @crashVoodoo cheers dude :)

    Arsechickens

  • Tom_Servo 28 May 2014 16:43:13 18,082 posts
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    Driverless car prototype revealed

    You'd think they'd at least have the option for a manual override. Maybe they'll include that later.

    Or not. That'll teach me for not reading the article.

    Edited by Tom_Servo at 16:44:19 28-05-2014
  • Razz 28 May 2014 16:45:31 61,661 posts
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    It has an emergency stop button.


    I really wish they'd stop using that kind of music in every tech vid.

    Edited by Razz at 16:45:57 28-05-2014

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  • Tom_Servo 28 May 2014 16:49:43 18,082 posts
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    I'm reminded of this really interesting article from The Guardian a while ago:

    Google and their big AI project

    Quite long, but worth reading.
  • mal 28 May 2014 16:56:52 22,842 posts
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    I'd be better if it didn't have that sinister spinning dalek appendage on top.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • senso-ji 15 Jul 2014 20:22:30 6,043 posts
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    In order to stop cybercrime and government snooping, Google seem to be assembling their own superhero team.
  • Dirtbox 15 Jul 2014 21:27:23 79,214 posts
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    I met George Hotz a couple of times, he was sharing an apartment with a friend. Bought him a drink for fucking Sony over.

    +1 / Like / Tweet this post

  • neilka 20 Jul 2014 11:24:57 16,539 posts
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    London: now in THREE-DEE!
    https://goo.gl/maps/kKbPY

    BAAANG!!!!! EXPLOTION!!!!!

  • Sharzam 20 Jul 2014 11:28:35 3,364 posts
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    Fuck me that is some clever shit. Doubt it will come to my part of the world.

    On another note, i am slowly getting more scared of how much stuff Google Now can do on android. Is clever and useful, but do have to wonder where it stops.

    Edited by Sharzam at 11:29:04 20-07-2014

    Known as 'Sharzam' in 98.5% of games

  • Psychotext 20 Jul 2014 11:37:03 55,048 posts
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    What am I supposed to be seeing?
  • M83J01P97 20 Jul 2014 12:52:17 6,711 posts
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    They have added 3D models of London landmarks to google maps.
  • Load_2.0 9 Oct 2014 19:54:31 19,671 posts
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    Right so I have to have a strange blue arrow to the left of search results.

    Rather than being able to scroll down the page using my keypad I seem to go from result to result individually.

    How do I fix this fuck up?
  • monkehhh 9 Oct 2014 20:01:26 3,525 posts
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    Disabling instant search from Google's search settings page works, but it does disable the other things instant search does.
  • Load_2.0 9 Oct 2014 20:06:34 19,671 posts
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    Yeah, it only seems to occur if I return to the search results after clicking a link.
  • Bremenacht 17 Oct 2014 10:17:09 19,665 posts
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    I read this morning that Google now spends more on lobbying the US government than Goldman Sachs.

    Hooray for Google! :/
  • Tonka 17 Oct 2014 10:25:33 21,360 posts
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    Yay!

    I hate it when big corps lobby Goldman Sachs!

    If you can read this you really need to fiddle with your forum settings.

  • Bremenacht 17 Oct 2014 11:48:34 19,665 posts
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    :)
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