Fake Google Chrome OS download makes the rounds (Macworld.com via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

For Google fans, trick-or-treat came a bit early. On Wednesday, a brief rash of Twitter posts suggested that the search behemoth had released a preview version of its forthcoming Chrome OS. An official-looking page offered the opportunity to download the public beta as a VMWare appliance?but it turns out that the download was a fake. The site, hosted on Google?s Web-hosting service, has since …

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Google to open Wave for public beta (ZDNet)

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

Around 100,000 people will be given access to Google’s browser-based communications and collaboration platform in two months’ time. Google plans to open its Wave project up to the public in beta form at the end of September. According to a blog post published on Monday by…

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Google to Launch Google Wave Public Beta in Sept. (PC Magazine via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009

Google will open its Google Wave service up to the public on Sept. 30, the company said this week.

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Google releases Picasa for Mac beta (Macworld.com via Yahoo! News)

Monday, January 5th, 2009

Google on Monday afternoon released a public beta of its Picasa for Mac desktop software for organizing, editing, and uploading photos. The software, which runs on Intel Macs with OS X 10.4 or later, marks the first time that Picasa has been offered for the Mac (it joins the Windows and Linux versions already available).

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