Goggles Visual Search by Google

Google has launched a new application for Google Android mobile phones that will allow people to search for more information about a famous landmark or work of art simply by taking a photo of that object. The announcement came along with Google Real Time Live search. Google Goggles can recognize books, tourist attractions, famous paintings…


Firefox 3.6 blocks sneaky addons

Computerworld is reporting that the forthcoming version of Firefox 3.6 will include a feature which disables the ability for other applications to “sneakily” install add-ons without the users knowledge. One can assume this is in response to Microsoft’s sneaky move which installed an add-on without notifying users at all – and exposed users to malware.…