Google Extends E-mail Archiving Service to 10 Years

Google Message Discovery, which lets users search archived e-mail, debuted in April and supports Microsoft's Exchange and IBM's Lotus Domino e-mail systems. The company priced the service at US$25 per user per year,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 15th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Google grumbles about media coverage of Apps outages

MIAMI - Recent outages affecting Google Apps have received a disproportionately large amount of coverage from the technology press, resulting in a misperception about the stability of this hosted collaboration and communication suite.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 14th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Google adds video chat to Gmail

Google added a voice and video chat feature to Gmail today. The capability allows people who use the free e-mail service to click on a contact's name and, provided their computers both have

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 13th, 2008 C.G. Lynch and Daniel Ionescu

Yes we can – A glimpse into Obama’s Google-enabled government

President-elect Barack Obama's plan to build a Google-enabled government began modestly this week with the new Change.gov Web site, which includes the means to apply for a job in the new administration. One

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2008 Patrick Thibodeau and Mike Elgan

Google promises 99.9% uptime for premier edition of Apps

Google is offering a service-level agreement for a version of Google Apps, a move that may provide some comfort to enterprises spooked by a long Gmail outage and a buggy Apps portal earlier

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 3rd, 2008 Jeremy Kirk and Daniel Ionescu

Google, GE partner for better energy tech and policies

Google and General Electric have partnered to accelerate the development of new energy technologies and government policies. The companies want to see electricity used more efficiently, generated from cleaner sources like wind, the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 22nd, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Will Gmail outage give Google and SaaS a black eye?

In the battle to get enterprise customers to switch to Gmail and the Google Apps software suite, Google has to meet higher expectations than existing business software vendors. While that might be unfair,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 21st, 2008 C. G. Lynch and Juan Carlos Perez

Rumoured AOL-Yahoo merger would cause more problems that it would solve

As rumors about a Yahoo-AOL merger grow louder, industry experts caution that such a deal could create more problems than it solves.Yahoo is likely pursuing the acquisition because it needs a short-term, sure-fire

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 16th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Can Your Business Run Completely Online?

If you haven't checked out the collection of applications Google has now, go to Google Apps and see what you've been missing. Everyone knows about search, of course, and most everyone knows about

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 14th, 2008 James E. Gaskin

Ask.com takes on Google with Search Engine overhaul

Search engine companies Ask.com and Hakia Inc. this week overhauled their respective search technologies, tapping into the semantic Web to provide search results that better reflect the intent behind the query. Early reviewers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 8th, 2008 Heather Havenstein

Google unveils monumental plan to save the planet

Tiring of its mission to "organize the world's information," Google has set itself a new objective: save the planet. The search giant unveiled a US$4.4 trillion plan Wednesday to reduce the U.S.'s dependency

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 3rd, 2008 James Niccolai

Hot apps the coolest feature of Google’s Dream phone

T-Mobile, Google and High Tech Computer (HTC) unveiled the highly anticipated Android phone in New York on Tuesday, and I got a chance to try out the new handset at HTC's office in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 25th, 2008 Dan Nystedt

Google’s Dream to take on the iPhone

Tuesday marks the long-awaited introduction of the first phone running Google's Android software, but some experts warn phone users not to get their hopes up too high. T-Mobile's launch of the Dream --

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 23rd, 2008 Nancy Gohring

Google makes waves with floating data centre

Google, which has been building out its data center inventory for the past few years, is literally floating its latest idea for the location of such facilities at the U.S. Patent Office. The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 18th, 2008 John Fontana