Google's popular Gmail service dropped offline for a bit at midday Friday. Service disruptions also hit Calendar, Drive, Docs, and Google+ Hangouts, among others.
If OS X continually halts shutdown because an application has not quit in time, you can get around it with a custom Automator workflow.
The MTU handling in OS X Mountain Lion may not work with the configuration for some Web servers, and might need to be adjusted.
If you use the sudo command often to make changes to your system, you can adjust when it requires you to enter your password.
Checking for a software update on your Android Wear smartwatch is an easy, but hidden, task.
Yes, there's an app for that. Defriendtion lets you call out over-sharers with a viral badge of dishonor on their walls.
If you find yourself fiddling with your settings every time you open certain apps, PerApp makes it easy to automatically change volume or screen timeout duration.
AppRadio Unchained is a fan-built app for Android that unlocks the ability to mirror and control any app with the in-dash receiver's 7-inch display.
A glitch that caused some e-mails to be marked as spam and others to be deleted is fixed -- but the Web giant says users should make sure their messages are in the right place.
Humanoid (and cheetahoid) robots with access to your calendar and home automation systems gone bad are examples of how the "don't be evil" company could morph into a sci-fi franchise.