Third-party software such as Twitter clients now can use Google's service for shortening Web addresses.
Google Toolbar users had been able to shorten long Web links with goo.gl, but now anyone can access the service through a new Web site.
The virus spreading through URLs shortened with goo.gl is making the rounds of the Twittersphere, as uncovered by TechCrunch, which reports that Twitter is investigating.
Tired of being told you can't send a link via direct message on Twitter? Me too!
Google has released an Android app to help you shorten URLs and provide insight as to who is clicking your links.
The new feature can handle questions from up to 1 million viewers at the same time.
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Looking for a fast way to share shortened links with friends on social media? Check out ShortPaste -- it does all the work for you.
Google's gets four new smart cases for its 2013 Nexus 7, but at $50 a pop they're pricey compared with the $229 tablet and cases made by rivals.
Information for 38 resorts is now available on Android, iPhone, and the Web, the company says. Some include Street View.