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Google X Lab

The Google facility that works on future technologies. In 2015, Google X became part of Alphabet. Located near Google's Mountain View headquarters, projects such as Google Glass and the driverless car have been developed. See Google.
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The new 3G smartphone, tested and approved by Google Labs, comes with a 'Google Mobile Services (GMS) certification.
CEO Larry Page had also announced a strategy that would put more of Google's resources and employees behind a smaller number of projects which meant a closure to the Google Labs and ultimately compromising upon the creative time.
The second product, Google Listen introduced in the market through Google Labs in August 2009 gives people a way to discover and listen to podcasts.
Google said it is winding down Fast Flip, which was unveiled in September 2009, and shutting down Aardvark as part of the closure announced last month of its experimental test bed Google Labs.
It is not smooth, takes up a lot of resources, and it is still being developed as a brand new product out at Google Labs, but it is interesting and intriguing nevertheless.
Through its reporting, Circle of Blue also demonstrated new uses for Fusion Tables, a new tool from Google Labs that allows management of large collections of tabular data that can be exported to detailed maps and graphics.
But there is a glimmer of hope for the e-mail-challenged among us -- a new electronic communications experiment being conducted by Google Labs that gives Internet users a second chance towards e-demption.
lt;p>For today, however, the search focus is on the addition of Google Social Search to Google Labs.
Google Labs studies internet search and browsing patterns around the globe, and its latest report shows that viewing naked people and watching sexual activity online is now at record levels.
But, in addition to a regular Google search, there are two tools that are especially good at dealing with tip-of-the-tongue questions: Google Suggest and Google Sets, both buried at the bottom of the Google Labs list.
It has also added a number of new navigation features intended to enable users to find information more quickly and easily and has introduced a new test version of its Google Experimental search service, available on Google Labs.
The other two innovations have been added to Google's public online laboratory, the Google Labs (labs.