Hot on the heels of the Motorola Droid release, Google entered the
mobile-phone market full-bore with its HTC-built Nexus One. Sporting
the Android 2.1 OS, the first official Google phone has been deemed
magical enough to be sold exclusively by the search giant and can only
be purchased directly from the big G’s online store--with or without a
It was the biggest let down when Chrome was first released. Whaaaat? No
Mac version? But, but, but, Apple and Google were the best of buds back
in those days. How could they do this to us? How could they treat us
Then Chrome arrived for Macs. And another heartbreak
followed in its wake. Every single new feature they've added to the
browser, Google has rolled out first for Windows users months earlier.
And this time is no exception.
At an Apple town hall meeting, Steve Jobs allegedly took at swipe at Google and Adobe. He then talked about how the world is moving to HTML 5.
A Chinese tablet maker is threatening legal action against Apple because, allegedly the iPad has a similar design to a product they released last year. Hopefully we'll be able to get the Chinese tablet in for review.
Various reports are coming out that the Apple CEO had some choice words about Google and Adobe at the recent internal company meeting. Also coming out of the meeting were some interesting tidbits, about what to expect from Apple this year.
In what will certainly be viewed as an escalation of the Google vs. Apple tensions, a new report finds Cupertino in talks with once bitter rival Microsoft to make their Bing service the default search engine on the iPhone.
Well, the year has certainly settled down into the same old routines that were popular in December of 2009. Whodathunkit? We'd hoped you'd have kept your New Year's resolutions at least a little longer than two lousy weeks, but, then, we're still spending (wasting) just as much time on Lolcats now as last year.
At least we have a little something for you that isn't a waste of your time. That's right, it's our weekly round up of stuff you might have missed while singing along to "The Internet is Made of Cats."