The other day we reported on Google Maps no longer working on Windows Phone 8 devices. I suggested that this was hopefully an error and not on purpose. Unfortunately, it has now been confirmed this was totally a Google approved move. Here is Google’s official statement as to why we can no longer get access to their...

Following widespread reporting about its refusal to allow access to Google Maps from IE, Google has done an about turn, perhaps figuring that a continued hard line will do them no good in public opinion. As reported by The Verge, they will be providing access to Google Maps via IE “soon”.  Their response to The Verge...

The FTC announces the results of their investigation into Google Yesterday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) handed a victory to Google by finding them not guilty of skewing search results towards their own sites.  In this matter, the FTC took no action on allegations that Google manipulated its search results. The...

Like using Google Maps? If you are a Windows Phone user, bad news I’m afraid. Windows Phone 7.x and Phone 8 users are now without a way to access maps.google.com. Going to the map site at this point simply redirects to Google’s home page. Before you get your pitchforks out and get too angry though, remember that we...