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Google Makes Email More Interactive With Customizable Gmail Action Buttons

Google today announced a small but cool update to Gmail. For emails where the developer has enabled this feature, Google will now show action buttons next to emails in your inbox that let you take actions without even opening the message. The cool thing about this, however, is that it’s open to …

Google's Map Dive takes us on a virtual skydive across seven instances of Chrome (video)

During Google's extended edition opening keynote this morning, there was a distinctive lack of skydiving. However, developers showed off lots of interesting things, including functionality highlighting the easy, real-time syncing of data across multiple instances of the Chrome browser -- whether on …

Redesigned Google Maps hands-on: vector-based, more personal and coming soon to mobile

According to Bernhard Seefeld, product management director at Google Maps, "this is the most significant overhaul of Maps since it launched in 2005." We sat down with both Seefeld as well as Jonah Jones -- lead designer of Google Maps -- following a marathon keynote to kick off Google I/O. Their …

Hands on and walkthrough with the new, much more beautiful Google Maps - http://tcrn.ch/12clsRE

Visualized: Google I/O's colorful circle of ChromeBook Pixels

Google loves to use I/O as a platform for sharing its creativity with the world. This year, one of the masterpieces is a circular edifice consisting of two lines of Chromebook Pixels, with each keyboard on the outside. Ultimately, the artistic monument appears to highlight the Pixel's touchscreen …

Google IO: top 5 moments

Google IO 2013 has come and gone, leaving us tantalized with technologies to come. After covering the show at San Francisco's Moscone Center, we've …

Google AirShow streams Google I/O live from several RC blimps (hands-on video)

Yes, there's a fleet of camera-equipped, remote-controlled blimps live-streaming a bird's-eye view of Google I/O on YouTube, <i>right now</i>. It's called Google AirShow and it's taken over the airspace within Moscone Center. We briefly chatted with Chris Miller, a software engineer with AKQA (the company …

Google gains appeal for cloud services, but there’s this company called Amazon

With Google (s goog) opening up its Google Compute Engine (GCE) for anyone and expanding the feature set of its Google Cloud Platform, the web giant …

Google’s three-hour I/O keynote boils down to these highlights and one theme: foundation - http://tcrn.ch/16AMJmI

Android to get built-in Bluetooth Smart Ready support this year

As powerful as Android can be, Bluetooth is one of its glaring weaknesses: the absence of a default Bluetooth framework has led to inconsistent implementations from both device builders and app developers. Google is at last covering that gaping hole, however. As hinted earlier today, it's …

Activision head uncertain about the future of PS4, Xbox 720

Activision continues to break records with games like <i>Call of Duty</i> and <i>Skylanders</i>, but the video game industry's No. 1 publisher has concerns about …