Latest On Google Initiatives

  • Google’s Lively

    Google launches its own version of Second Life (though it requires Windows Vista/XP). Unlike Second Life, there’s no one, unified world — you create your own rooms, which can be embedded on your blog or tumblelog or whatever your into calling it these days — so it can be lonely, just like real life. Read More ›

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  • The Google Sari

    Spotted the Indian tech city of Gurgaon (south of Dehli), Google has been woven into local fashion. It’s not clear what the search results printed on this sari are, but it could be a great extension of ego-Googling. View Image ›

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  • Seth MacFarlane’s Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy

    Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlanes has a deal in the works to make a web series for Google. The series, 50 two-minute-long episodes, will run in the AdSense slot on various web sites. The mini-episodes will only play when clicked on, and Google will be charging a higher advertising rate than for the usual AdSense slots. Will the future of Google advertising be content? Read More ›

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