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My Miracle Can Beat Up Your Miracle

Mark Morford | Posted 07.29.2013 | Comedy
Mark Morford

Here's the thing: Somewhere in the midst of all those silly wars, epic battles and amazing OS revelations, somewhere between Steve Jobs quietly revealing the first iPod (in 2001) and Sergey Brin wearing the dorkiest eyeglasses ever built, we quietly passed the point of everyday miracle.

A New Burning Man?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.21.2013 | San Francisco

During a Q&A session following his keynote address at the company's I/O developers conference in San Francisco last week, Google CEO Larry Page answer...

The Future of the Web As Seen From Google I/O Day Two

John Pavley | Posted 07.17.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

It's the second day at Google I/O 2013 in San Francisco. While the other members of the HuffPost tech team on site have been pursuing sessions on Android and Google Glass, I've been focused on something much more mundane: the World Wide Web.

Reporting in From Google I/O 2013 Day One

John Pavley | Posted 07.16.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

Google I/O is to software developers as Burning Man is to free spirits. Like its twin sister, Apple's World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC), it is four days of pep rally, serious questions and answers, press releases, demos, knowledge transfer, and catching up with old and new friends.

The Truth Behind Google's Bizarre Mission To Make Tech 'Go Away'

Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.15.2013 | Technology
Bianca Bosker

Google's professed goal of making technology "get out of the way" masks what's truly taking place. By making technology invisible, Google is also making it omnipresent.

New Google Maps Is Officially Coming, And It Looks Awesome

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

In the race to keep Google Maps ahead of the pack, Google has packed its popular navigation app with 3D tours, preference learning and other features ...

New Google Voice Search Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

Google introduced a new search feature at the company's annual I/O developers conference on Wednesday, and it's about to put Siri to shame. Google...

Google Launches Spotify Killer

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

The music streaming wars have officially begun. Google on Wednesday announced Google Play Music All Access, a streaming music service for smartphon...

How To Watch Google's Big Annual Conference Live

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

During Google's annual developers' conference on Wednesday, called Google I/O, we expect the online search giant to wow us (or at least try) with seve...

What Google Has In Store For Us

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 07.14.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For Google CEO Larry Page, happiness is a warm computer. "Technology should do the hard work so people can get o...

Google Plus Week: Flipboard Comes to Android and Google+

Dan McDermott | Posted 09.02.2012 | Technology
Dan McDermott

Content beautification and delivery app Flipboard gets "most favored nation" status from Google and launches on Android. We also discuss Microsoft new computer-tablet hybrid and other Google+ and tech news of the week.

UNBELIEVABLE: Google Employees Skydive Over SF, Land On Moscone Building

Sarah Medina | Posted 06.28.2012 | San Francisco

It's safe to say that Google has done it again. San Francisco's Moscone Center was host to some extreme sports during the highly anticipated Google...

Google Now's Latest Trick: Outsourcing Your Brain

Bianca Bosker | Posted 08.27.2012 | Technology
Bianca Bosker

You can stop thinking now. That's Google's job.

WATCH: INSANE Google Glasses Demonstration

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.28.2012 | Technology

Google wanted to catch your attention with the announcement of the Google Glass Explorer prototype, so they tossed an employee out of a plane. “...

Google Debuts Brand New Android Tablet

Posted 06.27.2012 | Technology

Google at its I/O 2012 media event on Wednesday outed a new Android-powered device, the Nexus 7 tablet. The device will run Android 4.1 (aka Jelly ...

Jason Gilbert

LIVE Updates From Google's Big Event | Jason Gilbert | Posted 06.27.2012 | Technology

Another week, another enormously important tech event. This week, it's Google's I/O 2012, and this Google event comes with some added pressure to live...

What Will Google Announce Today?

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc plans to unveil a $199 tablet co-branded with Tawian's Asustek Computer Inc at its developer conference this week, taking direc...

Critics Take A Shine To Google Chromebooks

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.12.2011 | Technology

Following Google's I/O event on Wednesday evening, Samsung showed off its new Series 5 Chromebooks, which pack 8.5 hours of battery life, a 12.1-inch ...

Critics See A Long Road Ahead For Google's Music Beta

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

Music Beta, Google's cloud-based streaming music service, launched Tuesday at the Google I/O conference, and some lucky reviewers have received early ...

Google Debuts Chrome-Powered Laptops

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

Google took the wraps off the Chromebook, the first consumer-facing laptop powered by the Chrome operating system. Following last year's Cr-48 pil...

'Angry Birds' Comes To Google Chrome

The Huffington Post | | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

Rovio's Peter Vesterbacka just took the stage Wednesday at the Google I/O conference to announce a brand new WebGL version of "Angry Birds" for Google...

What Will Google Announce At I/O Day 2?

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

Google's I/O 2011 event is well underway following Tuesday's big keynote, and Google may have a bit more up its sleeve for Day 2 of the conference. ...

Android Challenges Apple With New Devices, Software and Services

Larry Magid | Posted 07.10.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

Google's Samsung Tab 10.1 is thinner and lighter than Apple's iPad 2 and feels great in the hand. While I'm not going to declare this device an iPad killer, it's certainly a contender.

What Google's New Music Service Means For You

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.10.2011 | Technology

If you're an Android user, Google's newly announced Music Beta service was designed with your devices in mind, but it's far from an iTunes-killer. Her...

Android Devices To Control Home Appliances

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.10.2011 | Technology

Google announced a number of upcoming features for the Android platform during Tuesday's I/O developers' conference. One exciting project, Android@Hom...