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|441:|| 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|
|442:|| 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|
|443:|| 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|
|444:|| 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|
|445:|| 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|
|446:|| 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|
|447:|| 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|
|448:|| Google Rolls Out "My Location" Mobile Phone Locator|
"Internet search leader Google Inc. is testing technology that will find the location of people using its mobile mapping service, even if the phone making the connection isn't equipped with a GPS receiver."
|Nov 29, 2007|
|449:|| Google Rumored Close to Digg Acquisition for "Around $200 Million"||July 23, 2008|
|450:|| Google Says - Bring it on - We Have Safe Harbor Baby|
"We will never launch a product or acquire a company unless we are completely satisfied with its legal basis for operating," Macgillivray told Reuters in an interview."
|Mar 14, 2007|
|451:|| Google Says 24,636,659 : at $108-$135 Per Share And As GOOG|
SEC filing posted. And the symbol will be "GOOG"
|July 26, 2004|
|452:|| Google Says In Dispute With SEC on Tax Accounting|
""We believe that we properly account for our income taxes. We will continue to work to resolve these comments with the SEC," the Web search leader said in the annual filing."
|Mar 2, 2007|
|453:|| Google Says It Generated $54 Billion Of U.S. Economic Activity In 2009|
"In our report, we're announcing that in 2009 we generated a total of $54 billion of economic activity for American businesses, website publishers and non-profits."
|May 25, 2010|
|454:|| Google Says Its AOL Investment May Be Impaired|
"In a deal announced in December 2005 and which closed the following year, Google paid $1 billion in cash for a 5 percent indirect equity stake in AOL."
|Aug 8, 2008|
|455:|| Google Says Its Revamped Search Engine Is Seeing More Traffic|
"Early indications are that people are interacting with it more, learning about more things...and doing more [search] queries,"
|May 30, 2012|
|456:|| Google Says Microsoft/Yahoo Deal Might Hurt The Internet|
"We would be concerned by any kind of acquisition of Yahoo by Microsoft," Chief Executive Eric Schmidt told reporters.
|Mar 17, 2008|
|457:|| Google Says, Google News Is Not A Marketing Service|
Google News is not a marketing service, and we consider articles that employ these types of promotional tactics to be in violation of our quality guidelines.
|Mar 28, 2013|
|458:|| Google Scholar Trademark Case Ends|
"...But the case was quietly settled out of court in Washington, D.C., earlier this month, with Google and ACS submitting a joint two-page document that says each side will pay its own attorney fees. "
|July 20, 2006|
|459:|| Google Screenwise Program Will Pay You To Reveal Your Surfing|
Participants will receive a $5 Amazon gift card code for simply installing the Screenwise browser extension. Users can earn another $5 Amazon code for every three months that they continue in the Screenwise program, totalling up to $25 total credit in Amazon codes.
|Feb 8, 2012|
|460:|| Google Search Appliance/Mini Flaw Adds Phishing Hole|
"A security flaw in Google's search appliances could expose Web sites that use the products to information-stealing phishing attacks, experts warned Monday."
|Nov 28, 2006|
|461:|| Google Search Logs Anonymization|
"Currently, Google maintains the search data logs indefinitely. Under the new policy announced on Wednesday, which Google expects to have fully implemented by the end of the year, the company will anonymize the final eight bits of the IP address and the cookie data after somewhere between 18 months and 24 months, unless legally required to retain the data for longer. The information on specific searches will remain indefinitely, but it will be much harder to tie the searches to specific individuals or computers."
|Mar 15, 2007|
|462:|| Google Second Quarter 2013 Results: Revenue $14 Billion, Up 19pct|
"Google had a great quarter with over $14 billion in revenue, up 19pct year on year," said Larry Page, CEO of Google.
|July 19, 2013|
|463:|| Google Secretly Invests in Zynga|
TechCrunch reports: "Zynga will be the cornerstone of a new Google Games to launch later this year, say multiple sources. Not only will Zynga's games give Google Games a solid base of social games to build on, but it will also give Google the beginning of a true social graph as users log into Google to play the games."
|July 11, 2010|
|464:|| Google Seeks IPO Launch This Month|
"... aiming to complete its long-awaited initial public offering as soon as this month. The sale rests on tests of the computer auction system as well as approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission."
|July 12, 2004|
|465:|| Google Seeks Revenue from Book Sales|
"Still embroiled in controversy over its plans to digitize several of the world's largest library collections, Google is inviting U.S. and U.K. publishers to sell online access to their copyright texts through its book search site."
|Mar 14, 2006|
|466:|| Google Sees Display Advertising Becoming More Sophisticated|
"...we think display advertising is about to go through the biggest and most important revolution in its history."
|Sept 29, 2010|
|467:|| Google Sends Web Traffic Through Asia, Causing Outages|
"An error in one of our systems caused us to direct some of our web traffic through Asia, which created a traffic jam."
|May 15, 2009|
|468:|| Google Set to Launch E-Book Venture - Google Editions|
"In recent weeks, independent booksellers, which are expected to play a big role in Google Editions, began receiving contracts from their trade group."
|Dec 1, 2010|
|469:|| Google Setback for "Gmail" Name In Germany|
"Google's Gmail trademark just suffered a severe blow in Europe as the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market has ruled against the search giant's use of the Gmail name there, according to the man who opposed the mark."
|Feb 1, 2007|
|470:|| Google Sets Aside $500 Million For Justice Department Probe|
Dealing with the Justice Department's ad investigation apparently won't be cheap. In its SEC filing, Google said its management decided earlier this month to set aside $500-million to cover a possible settlement.
|May 11, 2011|
|471:|| Google Settles FTC Probe Into Privacy Charges With $22.5 Million|
Google Inc will pay $22.5 million to settle charges that it bypassed the privacy settings of customers using Apple Inc's Safari browser, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday.
|Aug 9, 2012|
|472:|| Google Settles Overture Patent Dispute||Aug 9, 2004|
|473:|| Google Settles SEC, California Charges over Options|
"Google Inc. and the Internet search engine company's General Counsel settled U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges that it failed to register over $80 million in employee stock options granted prior to its initial public offering last August..."
|Jan 13, 2005|
|474:|| Google Settles U.S. Authors Book Scanning Lawsuit|
The settlement lets US publishers decide which works should, or should not, be in Google's library.
|Oct 4, 2012|
|475:|| Google Settles U.S. Street View Data Collection Case With $7 Million Fine|
US Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the legal settlement.
|Mar 12, 2013|
|476:|| Google Share Price Drop, Profit Down By 20 pct|
Shares of Google plunged after the company's third-quarter results missed expectations of strong growth, and inadvertently were released well before the market's close.
|Oct 19, 2012|
|477:|| Google Share of Search Dips, Yahoo and Live Search Rise|
"In a rare slip for Google, Yahoo and Microsoft gained share as Google lost ground in the Web search market in June, industry data released on Friday shows."
|July 22, 2008|
|478:|| Google Shares Drop Under $400|
"This represents the lowest price for the stock since September of 2006,"
|Sept 29, 2008|
|479:|| Google Shopping (Was Product Search) Shifting To Relevance and Pay-To-Rank|
Ranking in Google Shopping, when the full transition is complete this fall, will be based on a combination of relevance and bid price, just like Product Listing Ads today. This will give merchants greater control over where their products appear on Google Shopping. Over time they will also have the opportunity to market special offers such as '30pct off all refracting telescopes.'[br][br]In addition, merchants who want to stand out from the crowd can choose to participate in our new Google Trusted Stores program.
|May 31, 2012|
|480:|| Google Shows Chrome PCs, With Shipments In 2011|
"The Web-centric computers, intended as an incursion into territory dominated for years by Microsoft Corp and Apple Inc, will ship around the middle of 2011."
|Dec 8, 2010|