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  • Google Blogger gets shiny new look, more features
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    Google Blogger gets shiny new look, more features

    By 1 September 2011

    Google’s roll out of its new design continues uninterrupted this week with the news that users of Blogger will be able to enjoy the site's new look.  In is the new, squarer bars and boxes you will have seen surfacing elsewhere on Google products; out...

  • Google rebrands Picasa and Blogger - enter Google Photos and Google Blogs
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    Google rebrands Picasa and Blogger - enter Google Photos and Google Blogs

    By 6 July 2011

    It looks like Google is about to rebrand acquisitions Picasa and Blogger under its own Google products name.  Mashable is reporting that the search engine giant plans on retiring the older brand names, renaming them Google Photos and Google Blogs. Google...

  • Google launches data Dashboard
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    Google launches data Dashboard

    By 5 November 2009

    Google, perhaps reacting to criticism that it's keeping a whole load of your data in disparate places, has launched a "dashboard" that displays all the info that the search giant is keeping on you, and allowing you to modify that data. The service, which...

  • Google Reader adds share options
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    Google Reader adds share options

    By 13 August 2009

    Google's RSS feed software, Google Reader, has been given an upgrade that allows its users to more easily share content. The search giant has added functionality that allows you to send items to Blogger, Facebook, Twitter and a number of other services....

  • Google Blogger to turn 10
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    Google Blogger to turn 10

    By 19 June 2009

    Google has announced that its free blog service, Blogger, is about to turn 10 years old. The service was launched in 1999 by Pyra Labs, before being bought by Google in 2003. Stating that, "blogs are one of the true building blocks of the web", the online...

  • Social networking sites keep photos once they're deleted
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    Social networking sites keep photos once they're deleted

    By 21 May 2009

    A group of security researchers at the University of Cambridge have discovered that some social networking sites keep all the photos you upload and then delete. 16 websites, including Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Orkut, Blogger and Flickr had pictures uploaded...

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    Google Blogger adds features in beta

    By 16 August 2006

    Google has been busy the last few days. The company’s self-publishing platform, Blogger, has announced a new beta version that makes it easier to blog. This news comes hot on the heels of the announcement of Microsoft’s Windows Live Writer, which...

  • Sony Ericsson and Google bundle Blogger.com software on new phones
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    Sony Ericsson and Google bundle Blogger.com software on new phones

    By 28 February 2006

    Sony Ericsson has signed a deal with Google that will mean owners of the Sony Ericsson mobile phones will be able to file to a personal blog on the move as soon as they turn on their new phone. The company today announced that it will be integrating Google's...

  • Blogger.com launches Word plug-in
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    Blogger.com launches Word plug-in

    By 17 August 2005

    Blogger.com, the blogging division of Google, has launched a free Microsoft Word toolbar that allows you to post to your blogger.com blog with just a few clicks, and without even opening up a browser. The new software adds three buttons that appear in...