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Google updates Gmail to always display photos embedded in emails

And we thought that Gmail didn't want us to see images because sometimes they're annoying.

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Google quietly updates Gmail for Android to help you with your holiday travels

The app now lets you set up an away message or send off an attachment.

on techhive.com

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Google opens data centers in Taiwan and Singapore to handle Asian traffic

Plans for a third Asian data center, in Hong Kong, were reportedly dropped

Big tech firms will protect your privacy…if it helps the bottom line

Lately, large tech companies have been up in arms against all the NSA spying but only out of fiscal necessity.

Google Chromecast gets 10 new apps but app floodgates stay closed

It's still unclear when Google will open the door to more third-party apps for Chromecast by releasing public software-developer tools.

on techhive.com

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Google Maps now lets you create your own navigable, 360-degree Street Views

If you've got an Android phone, you can create your own personal 360-degree Street View.

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Haswell, Surface Pro 2, and Kindle Fire HDX top PCWorld's 'Best of 2013' list

It's that time of year again, when the editors of PCWorld and TechHive name the absolute best new hardware, gadgets, software, and services

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French government sub-CA issues unauthorized certificates for Google domains

The certificates were used to inspect encrypted traffic on a private network, Google said.

Google may go from Google Glass to Google Robot

The search giant risks losing focus on its core search business as it moves into another new market.

Google (finally) lets you download your Gmail and Calendar data, here's how

This crucial feature was a long time coming, but now you can ditch the third-party backup tools and arcane workarounds.