Official Google Eclipse Plugin for the latest Eclipse 4.4 (Luna) is finally released, you may now install or update from the following URL. Its been a month since the release of Eclipse 4.4 code name Luna and developers were requesting Google to release the plugin for the same. When asked, random dates were given on Google groups but unfortunately none of the dates were met. Luckily there was a unofficial plugin ported from eclipse 4.3 and it worked really well. Developers started using the unofficial plugin without too much worrying about the official one. Anyway without much fanfare today the official eclipse plugin for luna (4.4) is released and available on developers site with installation instructions. In case you want to directly update from eclipse, please use the following update URL. Google Eclipse Plugin for Luna 4.4 Update URL https://dl.google.com/eclipse/plugin/4.4 In case you..
Former South African President, Nobel Laureate & Politician Nelson Mandela was one of the most respected leader of our times. Nelson Mandela was born this day (July 18th 1918) in South Africa and sadly we lost him last year in Dec 5th 2013. On the eve of his birth anniversary today, Google honors this great leader with an animated Google Doodle and has mentioned important quotes from his life as slides within the doodle. You may check out the doodle live on google.com or through the video below. Quotes from Mandela … as appearing in today’s Mandela doodle No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin or his background or his religion People must learn to hate and if they can learn to hate they can be taught to love. For love comes more naturally to the..
It is time of Ramadan again (holy month for Muslims around the world) and you’ll be busy fasting and hosting iftar (breaking fast) parties. Google wants to help and make this Ramadan even more fun and easy. So they have a released Google Ramadan, one central place to Plan, Get Together, Eat Together, Share and Enjoy Ramadan in 2014. Google Ramadan Features Track Moon Phase Which day of Ramadan? localized according to your location Fasting time (Learn about Sunrise and Sunset time) data powered by PrayTimes.org Plan Events powered by Google Calendar right from this page Host iftar parties and get together in person or online (powered by Google+ hangouts) Find and share your own Ramadan recipes using hashtag #ShareRamadan Entertainment with curated content from YouTube and Play Store Visit Google Ramadan page here. Make use of the beautifully designed Google Ramadan page, FREE..
Google is planning to shut down once the popular and precursor to Google+, the Orkut social network on September 30th of 2014. It has been 10 years since the inception of the Orkut social network by Google with its first attempt into the social space. Since then, new products like YouTube, Google+ and Blogger arrived with similar and innovative new features. With amazing success of these new products Orkut was not getting much attention in terms of development and among users. Finally the time has come and Google has decided to shutdown the service as of 30th Sept 2014. So if were an active user of Orkut and want to retrieve your data, you may do so via Google Takeout until September 2016 i.e. up to 2 years after shutdown. After all it is your data which you may safely retrieve through takeout until it is permanently deleted on or..
Google Developers team has just released the Google I/O 2014 Android app on the Play Store. Google I/O 2014 Android App Features (According to the play store…) The official Google I/O 2014 app was built to be your co-pilot to navigate the conference, whether you’re attending in-person or remotely. Explore the conference agenda, with details on themes, topics, speakers and partners. Add events to a personalized schedule Get reminders before events in “My schedule” start and once they’re over, to provide feedback Watch the Keynote and sessions live stream Sync your schedule between all of your devices and the I/O website Guide yourself using the vector-based conference map Follow public social I/O related conversations on Google+ See I/O content from previous years in the Video Library Use the Widget to check your upcoming events directly from your home screen Exclusive..
Google has just released its updated Chrome browser version 36.0.1985.125 and the message/graphic in the chrome incognito mode is updated with a brand new look. Chrome Version 36.0.1985.125 Incognito Message If you have the newest chrome 36.0.1985.125 version, goto incognito mode by choosing File->New Incognito Window and checkout the new look. Enjoy!
Did you miss Google I/O 2014? Then here is a quick recap video that highlights majority of the events in this year’s Google I/O 2014. Google I/O 2014 Highlights Video This is a quick 100 seconds video that highlights key events during Google I/O 2014. Enjoy! Source Google Developers
Google has just released Gmail for Android version 4.9 in Play Store with some cool new features. Gmail is one of the most popular app on the android platform with over 1 billion device installs and still growing. Gmail for Android version 4.9 changes Save attachments directly to Google Drive so you can access them anywhere while saving space and bandwidth on your device Full right-to-left (RTL) support for Arabic, Hebrew and Persian In any view, a swipe from the edge to access the left side menu. You will now also find Settings, Help and Feedback here. Learn why a message ended up in spam folder with an explanation at the top of the message Visual updates, including profile pictures in the account switcher Install or Update from Play Store.
Google Doodle today in the U.S honors 2014 Soccer World Cup about to start tomorrow in Brazil. Google Doodle World Cup 2014 Video Try for yourself by visiting google.com homepage or for those not seeing the doodle checkout the above video or try this doodle archive page. Clicking on the world cup doodle will search for World Cup 2014 on the search engine. The cool thing is, this search (World Cup 2014) will bring information about upcoming matches, teams, groups and score cards of completed matches. Check it out and share your thoughts below.