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Frederic Lardinois

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Frederic Lardinois founded SiliconFilter in 2011. Before starting this site, he wrote about 1,500 articles for ReadWriteWeb. His areas of interest are consumer web and mobile apps, as well as Internet-connected devices like cars, smart sensors and toasters. You can reach him at [email protected]

Google search is no substitute for actually visiting a doctor, but millions of people use the search engine to look up symptoms every day....

If the popularity of Google's Chrome browser has shown anything, it's that competition in the browser market is a very good thing for consumers....

Google makes extensive use of auto-correction in its search engine and often automatically displays results for the auto-corrected words when its algorithm is reasonably...

Late last year, Google announced a new design for the navigation menu that sits at the top of virtually every Google product. A gray...

The Wall Street Journal today reports that Google is working on designing and marketing a home-entertainment device that would "stream music wirelessly through the...

Chrome 17 just launched yesterday, but today, the development team announced the next beta of Chrome. This new beta includes improved support for hardware-accelerated...

Media pundits love to discuss whether cord cutting - that is forgoing a traditional cable TV subscription in favor of going streaming-only - is...

As Twitter has decided to focus on simplicity, its iPhone app is now a shadow of its former self for more advanced users (and...

Google just released version 17 of its popular Chrome browser. Given its rapid release schedule and its various beta and developer channels, there are...

Google has had a bit of a bad PR run lately and it looks like today will be yet another one of those days...

The U.S. Senate today approved the reauthorization bill for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Besides obviously making sure that the FAA has the necessary...

Google just announced some welcome new features for Google Docs. Maybe the most important of these updates is Google Doc's new-found ability to apply...

This definitely took a while, but Google just launched Chrome for Android. Don't get too excited about this yet, though, as it is only...

SocialFlow, which analyzes your Twitter and Facebook stream and followers to help you get the maximum exposure for your status updates, came out of beta...

Amazon today announced that it is dropping the price of its Simple Storage Service (S3) for storing data in the cloud. On average, S3...