John Hanlon hosts this week’s episode. President Obama takes questions in a G+ Hangout, Android tablet wars, Google photos inside businesses and Google sued for being free.
Obama Hangout / Giants Hosting Hangout Google teamed up with the White House on Monday to host several participants along with President Obama in a Google+ Hangout. More than 227,000 questions for the president were uploaded to YouTube but only five were chosen. Galaxy Tab vs. Kindle Fire The Kindle Fire tablet is now tied with the Galaxy Tab in Android market share. Both are at 36% but the Kindle Fire is poised to take the lead. Google photos inside businesses We’ve got Google Streetview. But how about inside buildings? Google (of course) has it covered. Businesses can sign up right now to have a Google-approved photographer takes photos of the inside of their business. French Court Sues Google For Maps Being Free Google is forced to pay $660,000 to a French company. Why? Because Google Maps is free.