In a major design shift, Google is going to allow its users to set one of their own photos as a background behind the previously barren Google.com.
Get keyboard shortcuts in Google's search with an unsanctioned Firefox add-on that brings more to the table than Google's own experimental shortcuts program.
In a hurry to get somewhere but need directions? Now you can send the directions to your Android phone before you even leave home or the office.
It's still an invitation-only app, but Inbox is opening up beyond the confines of smartphones and Google Chrome.
The recommendation isn't likely to please the European Union, which has argued that user takedown requests should be applied by Google globally.
Tired of only being able to access your WhatsApp conversations on your phone? Start using WhatsApp Web.
Google's legal chief says the search giant will review what others have to say about its policy, but the company maintains its "strong view" on handling website removal requests.
Privacy watchdogs in Europe say the controversial ruling, which affects only local European versions of Google's search engine, should be applied more broadly.
A resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.
Google opens up an invitation-request window, but it's brief.