Prioritizing, Google Plans Google Labs Shut Down

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Prioritizing, Google recently announced that it plans to shut down Google Labs, a website that displays projects currently listed as prototypes by the company.

The news came from a posting on the Official Google Blog. Commenting on the matter, Google stated, “While we’ve learned a huge amount by launching very early prototypes in Labs, we believe that greater focus is crucial if we’re to make the most of the extraordinary opportunities ahead.”

Meanwhile, the company has signaled that it still plans to use ideas from Google Labs in other company projects.

Various experiments listed on Google Labs include those in the areas of Android apps, Maps, Search, Communication, and more.

To view a list of experiments currently on Google Labs, visit: http://www.googlelabs.com/

To view the post by Google on the matter, visit: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/07/more-wood-behind-fewer-arrows.html

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