|Forum: Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|401:|| Google Patent: Recognizing Text In Images|
"The filing suggests that the privacy issues raised by Google Maps Street View will only get more complicated, that YouTube searchers may one day be able to conduct keyword searches for text captured on video, and that Google searches may one day return a list of products on local store shelves."
|Jan 4, 2008|
|402:|| Google Payment System Rumors Resurface|
"Google could be about to launch its own Internet payments service..."
|Sept 16, 2005|
|403:|| Google Pays $8.5 Million To Settle Google Buzz Class-Action Lawsuit|
"Google is spending US$8.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed over the rollout of its Google Buzz social-networking service."
|Sept 4, 2010|
|404:|| Google Period of Austerity Puts The Pressure on Growth Efforts|
"We have to behave as though we don't know" what's going to happen, says Google Chief Executive Eric Schmidt.
|Dec 3, 2008|
|405:|| Google Phases Out Windows O/S Over Security Concerns|
"'We're not doing any more Windows. It is a security effort,' said one Google employee."
|June 1, 2010|
|406:|| Google Phone Confirmed|
The head of Google in Spain and Portugal has confirmed that Google is working on a mobile phone. "Some of the time the engineers are dedicated to developing a mobile phone," Isabel Aguilera is quoted as saying...
|Mar 16, 2007|
|407:|| Google Phone Software & Services For Handset Makers?|
"Within the next two weeks, Google is expected to announce advanced software and services that would allow handset makers to bring Google-powered phones to market by the middle of next year, people familiar with the situation say."
|Oct 30, 2007|
|408:|| Google Picked As MySpace Partner|
"Google Inc. has been chosen by News Corp's MySpace to provide search listings for the social-networking site in a four-year deal that will give Fox Web sites at least $900 million in payments, the companies said Monday. "
|Aug 7, 2006|
|409:|| Google Pilot Project To Store Patients' Health Records|
"The pilot project to be announced Thursday will involve 1,500 to 10,000 patients at the Cleveland Clinic who volunteered to an electronic transfer of their personal health records so they can be retrieved through Google's new service, which won't be open to the general public."
|Feb 21, 2008|
|410:|| Google Plans Payment Processing Service|
"Online search-engine leader Google is preparing to introduce an electronic payment system later this year..."
|June 19, 2005|
|411:|| Google Plans To Connect Its Entire Home Town To Free Internet Access|
"Google on Wednesday plans to offer free, high-speed Internet access to everyone in its Silicon Valley home town - a hospitable gesture that the online search leader hopes to see spread to other parts of the country. "
|Aug 16, 2006|
|412:|| Google Plans to Launch an Online Bookstore: Google Editions||Oct 15, 2009|
|413:|| Google Positioning For Move Into U.S. Radio|
"Google Inc. is hiring scores of radio sales people and is spending heavily in a bid to expand its position in the $20 billion radio industry."
|Nov 8, 2006|
|414:|| Google Posts Earnings - Up 3% year over year.|
WHEW! Appears as Search Advertising has finally stabilized. I think we just found the bottom!
|July 16, 2009|
|415:|| Google Preparing Groupon Competitor: Google Offers|
Google Offers looks and operates much like Groupon or LivingSocial.[br][br]Users receive an e-mail with a local deal-of-the-day. They then have the opportunity to buy that deal within a specific time limit (we assume 24 hours). Once enough people have made the purchase, the Google Offer is triggered and users get that all-too-familiar $10 for $20 deal for that Indian restaurant you've never tried.[br][br]From what we can tell, Google Offers will be powered by Google Checkout. It also includes Facebook, Twitter, Google Reader, Google Buzz and e-mail sharing options.
|Jan 21, 2011|
|416:|| Google Prices Stock at $85 Per Share|
Market Cap of $23,053,669,655, a Price/Earnings Ratio of 120.88, and a Price/Sales Ratio of 10.81.
|Aug 19, 2004|
|417:|| Google Publishes Hard Drive Study|
"Surprisingly, we found that temperature and activity levels were much less correlated with drive failures than previously reported."
|Feb 19, 2007|
|418:|| Google Pulls The Plug On Radio Advertising Service||Feb 13, 2009|
|419:|| Google Purchases Huge New York City Office Building|
"...the web search titan just dropped $1.9 billion to acquire one of the largest and most historic buildings in all of the Big Apple. At nearly 3 million square feet, 111 Eighth Avenue, the former Port Authority building, sits like a beached, red-brick cruise ship overlooking New York's Chelsea neighborhood. The building is so big, in fact, that it has elevators large enough to accommodate 18-wheel semi-trucks."
|Dec 23, 2010|
|420:|| Google Pushing FCC For Use of Underutilized Airwaves|
"As Google has pointed out previously, the vast majority of viable spectrum in this country simply goes unused, or else is grossly underutilized,"
|Mar 24, 2008|
|421:|| Google Puts Money In Handwriting Recognition Technology|
"Google is sponsoring an artificial-intelligence research group's work to develop advanced technologies for character recognition."
|Apr 11, 2007|
|422:|| Google Q2 Profit Jumps 110%|
"Google reported revenues of $2.46 billion for the quarter ended June 30, 2006, an increase of 77% compared to the second quarter of 2005 and an increase of 9% compared to the first quarter of 2006."
|July 20, 2006|
|423:|| Google Q3 Profit Nearly Doubles|
"Google's third-quarter profit nearly doubled from a year ago as sales of keyword-related advertising continued to grow for the world's top Web search engine."
|Oct 20, 2006|
|424:|| Google Q4 Revenue Up To $5.70 Billion||Jan 22, 2009|
|425:|| Google Quarterly Profits Up, $1.84bn, But Shares Decline|
"Net profit for the three months to the end of June came in at $1.84bn, up by a quarter on the $1.48bn it recorded a year earlier."
|July 17, 2010|
|426:|| Google Reaches Deal In Belgian Dispute|
"Google Inc. said Tuesday it has struck a content-sharing deal with two organizations to partly settle a dispute in Belgium over news articles available through the Internet search engine."
|Nov 28, 2006|
|427:|| Google Reaches Deal in EU Antitrust Case|
Under the deal, reached on Wednesday after weeks of last-ditch negotiations, Google has agreed to give comparable prominence in online search results to services offered by three rivals.
|Feb 5, 2014|
|428:|| Google Releases Android Open Source, In Full|
"For the past almost four years, this has been a large effort between Google and our partners. There have been a lot of people working on the code, but that's going to be multiplied by several orders of magnitude."
|Oct 22, 2008|
|429:|| Google Removes Street Views Of Military Installations|
"The Pentagon banned the Internet giant's digital-mapping vehicles from all military installations after detailed photographs of Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio appeared on Google Maps."
|Mar 7, 2008|
|430:|| Google Reports 4Q Revenues of $14.42 Billion, Up 36pct|
Google Inc. reported consolidated revenues of $14.42 billion for the quarter ended December 31, 2012.
|Jan 22, 2013|
|431:|| Google Reports Q1 Revenues Up 24pct Year on Year|
Google reported revenues of $10.65 billion for the quarter ended March 31, 2012, an increase of 24pct compared to the first quarter of 2011.
|Apr 12, 2012|
|432:|| Google Reports Q3 Financials - Up 23% over 2009|
"Google reported revenues of $7.29 billion for the quarter ended September 30, 2010, an increase of 23pct compared to the third quarter of 2009."
|Oct 15, 2010|
|433:|| Google Responds To The Senate Anti-Trust Hearing|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss Google's response to the hearing.
|Sept 23, 2011|
|434:|| Google Responds to E.U. Working Party Letter|
"In the spirit of transparency, we're publishing our response to the Working Party's letter." However, nothing has changed.
|June 12, 2007|
|435:|| Google Responds to Microsoft's Bid for Yahoo|
"So Microsoft's hostile bid for Yahoo! raises troubling questions. This is about more than simply a financial transaction, one company taking over another. It's about preserving the underlying principles of the Internet: openness and innovation."
|Feb 4, 2008|
|436:|| Google Responds to Outrage Over Google Buzz Privacy Hole|
"... we heard from people that the checkbox for choosing not to display this information was too hard to find, and based on this feedback, we've changed the notice to make it very clear,"
|Feb 12, 2010|
|437:|| Google Restarts Controversial Book Digitizing Plan|
"Google is resuming its controversial project to digitise millions of books and make them searchable on the net.
The search giant is pressing ahead with its plans despite growing legal pressure from publishers and authors."
|Nov 1, 2005|
|438:|| Google Revenue Beats Expectations: Q1 Profit Up 8.9pct|
"Google's revenue, almost all of which comes from advertisements placed next to related search results, rose 6% from a year earlier but slipped 3% from the fourth quarter."
|Apr 17, 2009|
|439:|| Google Revenue to Soar to $750 million This Year.|
"...revenue will soar from less than $300 million in 2002 to $750 million or more this year, with gross profit margins of 30 percent..."
|Apr 13, 2003|
|440:|| Google Rides The Radio Waves|
"We are in the process of introducing AdSense for radio, which is essentially the integration of the dMarc console and management tools into our advertising system. "
|July 27, 2006|