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  • With 1.5 Billion Users a Month, Google's Gmail Turns 15 Today!
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    With 1.5 Billion Users a Month, Google’s Gmail Turns 15 Today!

    Google’s email service Gmail that has nearly 1.5 billion monthly active users turned 15 on Monday. Created by Paul Buchheit on April 1, 2004, Gmail started with an initial storage capacity of one gigabyte per user. Today, Gmail allows 15GB free storage. Users can receive emails up to 50MB in size, including attachments, while they […] More

  • Google Doodle celebrates 30 years of World Wide Web
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    Google Doodle celebrates 30 years of World Wide Web

    Google is celebrating 30 years since the creation of the World Wide Web with a Doodle. It was created by English scientist Tim-Berners Lee in 1989 at CERN near Geneva, Switzerland. It was finally released outside CERN in 1991 and has gone on to revolutionise life as we know it. Its creation ushered in the […] More

  • Google honours German Chemist Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge
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    Google honours German Chemist Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge

    The Google Doodle honoured German analytical chemist Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge (February 8, 1794 -25 March 1867) on his 225th birth anniversary Thursday. Runge is best remembered for identifying caffeine, the psychoactive drug present in coffee beans which is responsible for stimulating the central nervous system. Runge, who was born in Hamburg began to exhibit an […] More

  • Google decided to shut down Google Plus
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    Google decided to shut down Google Plus

    Last December, Google made an announcement to shut down one of its services, the process has been initiated. Google decided to shut down its ‘Google Plus’ platform, which was meant as a social networking option rather more different from ‘Facebook’ and ‘Twitter’. Besides the lack of growth that Google had anticipated the major reason being […] More