Hangout

Poster: Are you hangoutable? = ¿Estás hangoutable? Hangout = To relax completely in an unassuming way. Also a Google term for a live video conversation, private or public, aka hangout on air. Before we get to the technical definition and how-to guide, focus on the relax part. You’re in a hammock or stretched out in a lounge …

Gstatic

Google has off-loaded static content (JavaScript code, images and CSS) to a different domain name in an effort to reduce bandwidth usage and increase network performance for the end user. Elsewhere on the Web https://superuser.com Planeta.com Google

Google Local Guides

Logo Google is seeking local guides among the users of Google Maps. Earn points by contributing content to Google Maps. Score a place with ratings, describe your experience with reviews, share photographs and videos, provide insights with answers, respond to questions about a place, update information with place edits, add missing places, or verify information …

Google Earth

Google Earth — http://earth.google.com — opens a window to the world, allowing high-resolution aerial views and satellite imagery. You can access the world literally at your fingertips. Convert any place into a Google Map and you can embed the code into your website. Requirements: Google Earth application for mobile, smartphone, tablet or other device and for desktop/laptop computers Mobile app: …

Google Links

Buzzwords Links related to Google presented in somewhat random fashion: Recommended Listening Goodbye Google+, the end of privacy, and once were warriors – Future Tense Tracking AdChoicesGoogle+ to shut down after coverup of data-exposing bug/ https://boingboing.net/2018/08/16/google-admits-it-tracks-users.html My Activity https://myactivity.google.com/myactivity Headlines Google Translate is a manifestation of Wittgenstein’s theory of language https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/columnist/2019/01/15/15-google-tricks-you-never-knew-before/2580715002 https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/07/valley-of-genius-excerpt-google https://qz.com/1189730/google-is-using-46-billion-data-points-to-predict-the-medical-outcomes-of-hospital-patients https://github.com/alex/what-happens-when https://research.googleblog.com/2016/09/the-280-year-old-algorithm-inside.html …

Touring Bird

Photo: Farrukh Touring Bird – https://www.touringbird.com – helps city travelers explore, compare, and book experiences via Google. Header: Travel – it’s all about the experience. Instagrammable places? Check. Self-guided, set your own pace treks? Check. As a new initiative, the offerings are limited to a handful of cities, mostly in the USA. What is offered …

Google Maps

Icon Google Maps – https://www.google.com/maps – is a web mapping service developed by Google. It offers satellite imagery, street maps, 360° panoramic views  (Street View), real-time traffic conditions (Google Traffic), and route planning for traveling by foot, car, bicycle (in beta), or public transportation. For gameification fans, Google Maps ranks users’ contributions – photos, reviews …

Google Docs

Logo Google Docs — https://docs.google.com — provide a helpful platform for collaborative notetaking and editing. Examples WKRP Plug-In Google Doc Embedder Headlines https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2019/03/hottest-chat-app-teens-google-docs/584857 google-docs-is-finally-catching-up-to-microsoft-word-20-years-later Misc With Google Drive for your computer, you can sync files from your computer to My Drive. https://drive.google.com/#my-drive Planeta.com Google Edit The Value of Collaboration

Google News

Google News has a new look … again. Key Links https://news.google.com https://news.google.com/news/?gl=US&ned=us&hl=en Google News Publisher Help Center Google News Forum Publisher FAQ News-specific crawl errors http://googlenewsblog.blogspot.com Google News Site Map https://support.google.com/news/publisher/answer/74288 https://www.labnol.org/tech/google-news-sources/19321/ Unsubscribe to news sources http://www.techtimes.com/articles/142863/20160322/google-now-finally-lets-you-ditch-news-sources-you-dont-like.htm How do I update source details? First, open your news source in the Google News Publisher Center. To …

Google

Logo Google is a US multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. Key Links https://www.google.com Settings https://myaccount.google.com/permissions https://myaccount.google.com/permissions?pli=1 Get Verified posts.withgoogle.com Google Products Google Docs Google Earth Google Local Guides Google Maps Duo YouTube Google Links Planeta.com What is the …