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Google Sets Sights on Another Coupon Company?

Google Sets Sights on Another Coupon Company?

Unfortunately for Google, the deal with Groupon died on the table earlier this month.  The New York Post is reporting that Google is now on the search for a Groupon-like company so that they can compete with Groupon.  If Google succeeds, they will most likely expand rapidly into new markets using their global reach.  (via New York Post)

Dec 30th, 2010Comments Off on Google Sets Sights on Another Coupon Company?
Samsung Galaxy S Sales Exceed 9 Million

Samsung Galaxy S Sales Exceed 9 Million

Earlier this month, Samsung announced that their Galaxy S Android phone line had exceed more than 9 million units globally.  In South Korea, they have sold more than 2 million units – making the Galaxy S more popular than the iPhone (only sold 1.8 million units).  Analysts are stating that the Galaxy S is the most popular Android line in the world today.

Dec 30th, 2010Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy S Sales Exceed 9 Million
How to Manually Update Android Market

How to Manually Update Android Market

If you are one of the many users who still haven’t received the automatic update to the Android Market, then you have probably been searching the Web for ways to force the update.  Follow these simple steps below to manually add the the market app to your phone (requires Android 2.2+).

Download the zipped update HERE.
Place the file in the root directory of your SD Card (main folder).
Reboot your phone in Recovery mode.
Select Wipe, then Wipe Dalvik-Cache.
Press Vol Down to return […]

Dec 30th, 201030 Comments
Email Delegation for Gmail

Email Delegation for Gmail

Google recently updated Gmail to give all users the ability to delegate access to their email account (a feature that was already available for Google Apps users).  This new feature can be accessed in the settings, under the accounts and import settings.

Delegates cannot change your account settings, passwords, or chat as you.  “Each account will open in a different browser tab or window so you can view both accounts simultaneously, all while signed into your primary account. When […]

Dec 26th, 2010Comments Off on Email Delegation for Gmail