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|521:|| Google To Acquire Social Search Service, Aardvark|
"We have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aardvark, but we don't have any additional details to share right now,"
|Feb 12, 2010|
|522:|| Google To Acquire Travel Assets, Frommer, From John Wiley and Sons|
"On August 10, 2012, Wiley entered into a definitive agreement to sell all of its travel assets, including all of its interests in the Frommer's brand, to Google."
|Aug 13, 2012|
|523:|| Google To Acquire Video Compression Company On2 Technologies|
"...signed a deal to acquire On2 Technologies, a leading creator of high-quality video compression technology."
|Aug 5, 2009|
|524:|| Google To Add 100 Engineers To NY Office||May 12, 2003|
|525:|| Google To Back HTC In Patent Fight With Apple|
Asked if Google would help foot HTC's legal bills should they lose, he said: "We will make sure they don't lose, then." He added that the search giant will continue to support its Taiwanese partner in this legal skirmish but declined to go into details.
|July 19, 2011|
|526:|| Google To Begins Spamming Maps With Logos|
"Google confirmed it would begin 'the experiment' shortly but declined to name the participating companies or to say whether company logos..."
|Sept 25, 2009|
|527:|| Google To Build $600 Million Datacenter in Iowa|
""Google's decision to make Iowa the home of their newest server farm will have a tremendous impact on Council Bluffs, western Iowa and our entire state," Culver said."
|June 22, 2007|
|528:|| Google To Close Orkut September 30, 2014|
"We will shut down Orkut on September 30, 2014"
|June 30, 2014|
|529:|| Google To Continue to Push For New Rules In Wireless Networks|
"In a statement, the Internet services leader said it planned to remain active in rule-making by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission that will govern how Verizon Communications, the winning bidder for the "C Block" of nationwide wireless spectrum, will operate its network."
|Apr 4, 2008|
|530:|| Google To Delay IPO by a Week|
Wall Street Journal Online is reporting that Google will now delay their IPO by one week.
|Aug 5, 2004|
|531:|| Google To Distribute Video From MTV Networks To Hundreds Of Web Sites||Aug 7, 2006|
|532:|| Google To Expand Presence in New York|
"Google's blockbuster invasion of New York and its impending takeover of nearly two floors of the massive building aim to make New York City a key component of its little-publicized global expansion... The ultimate goal? Perhaps the planet's biggest ever computer network, bypassing all those pesky cable and telephone companies."
|Sept 12, 2006|
|533:|| Google To Give 3 Months Notice Of Rejecting AdWords In France|
"Google has pledged to overhaul its rules and procedures for blocking certain advertisers from buying 'sponsored links' on its search engine as part of a settlement with French authorities..."
|Oct 28, 2010|
|534:|| Google To Issue Privacy Reset For Buzz|
"The search giant will ask all its users to confirm or change their privacy settings, starting on 5 April."
|Apr 5, 2010|
|535:|| Google To Let Users Create Own Maps: MyMaps|
"Google is out to make map-making simpler, giving away tools for ordinary users to pinpoint locations, draw routes and attach photos or video to existing online maps, the company said on Wednesday."
|Apr 5, 2007|
|536:|| Google To Release Chrome O/S 'Late Fall'|
"The Chrome operating system will be centred around the web browser, with all software including high-end applications such as those used in photo and video editing housed in external servers known as a cloud."
|June 2, 2010|
|537:|| Google To Retire Its Affiliate Network|
Google is to shutter it's Affiliate Network over the next few months.
|Apr 17, 2013|
|538:|| Google To Work With Sky|
Eric Schmidt : 'We will be delivering exciting new services for Sky Broadband customers all over the UK.'
|Dec 6, 2006|
|539:|| Google Tops Out According to Comscore|
Raise an eyebrow on this one: "We think (the) loss in domestic market share could signal a topping point" for Google"
|Aug 20, 2006|
|540:|| Google Turns Ads On In Google Maps|
"Google has switched on another search-related ad revenue source, this time on Google Maps."
|Oct 9, 2008|
|541:|| Google Unveils 3D Virtual World Called Lively|
"...it's launching its own world, a virtual world, to be exact."
|July 9, 2008|
|542:|| Google Ventures, Sequoia, Salesforce Give HubSpot $32M|
Google Ventures today joined Sequoia Capital and Salesforce.com Inc. in a $32 million Series D round for HubSpot. The company has now raised $65 million.[br][br]"We agree with HubSpot's belief that search engines, social media and mobile devices have fundamentally changed how businesses should market themselves," said Rich Miner, a partner at Google Ventures and a co-founder of Android Inc. (which Google acquired in 2005), in a statement. "We're thrilled to support their efforts to help thousands of small and medium businesses reach potential customers."
|Mar 9, 2011|
|543:|| Google Video Exits Monetization Business|
"The company will stop offering download-to-own and download-to-rent programs on Wednesday, according to an e-mail message sent to customers yesterday."
|Aug 11, 2007|
|544:|| Google Voice Local Search|
"GVLS is a new free phone information service, currently only for business listings, that offers an alternative to the phone companies' not-free 411 services. You call 1-800-GOOG-411 (1-800-466-4411) and according to Google, if the business is part of the Google Maps database, you should be able to get connected. "
|Apr 11, 2007|
|545:|| Google Voice Messages Now Removed From SERPs||Oct 20, 2009|
|546:|| Google Voice Now Comes With Your Existing Number||Oct 27, 2009|
|547:|| Google Voice Search For The iPhone Arrives, At Last|
"The new voice-activated Google Mobile app for the iPhone is finally here."
|Nov 18, 2008|
|548:|| Google Voice Starts To Open Up Further||June 25, 2009|
|549:|| Google Wallet Launches on Sprint and working with Visa, American Express and Discover|
Today we're releasing the first version of the app to Sprint. That means we're beginning to roll out Google Wallet to all Sprint Nexus S 4G phones through an over-the-air update.
|Sept 19, 2011|
|550:|| Google Wants 'Open' Wireless Networks|
"Google and its allies may have lost key Capitol Hill votes on Net neutrality laws last year, but now they're mounting a counterattack: a lobbying effort to extend similar rules to forthcoming wireless broadband networks."
|June 14, 2007|
|551:|| Google Wants Global Privacy Laws|
"Search site Google has called on governments and business to agree a basic set of global privacy rules. Without global standards the health of the internet was at risk, the firm's privacy chief Peter Fleischer told a UN agency conference in Strasbourg."
|Sept 14, 2007|
|552:|| Google Wave Product, Developers Preview|
"In Google Wave you create a wave and add people to it."
|May 29, 2009|
|553:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|554:|| Google WiFi - Secure Access Software (Beta)|
"Google Secure Access is a downloadable client application that allows users to establish a more secure WiFi connection."
|Sept 20, 2005|
|555:|| Google Will End European Ad Agency Money Back Scheme|
"The programme, called Best Practice Funding, will wind up at the end of 2008."
|Sept 20, 2007|
|556:|| Google Will Get Independent Audits Over Buzz Privacy|
Google will be subjected to independent privacy audits for the next 20 years over charges that it "violated its own privacy promises".[br][br]"Google Buzz fell short of our usual standards," Google said in a blog post.
|Mar 30, 2011|
|557:|| Google Will Have "Right to be Forgotten" System, In Germany, Within Two Weeks|
"They promised to come up with a process within two weeks for users to log their complaints,"
|May 15, 2014|
|558:|| Google Wins Case over Microsoft and Employees NonCompete||Sept 13, 2005|
|559:|| Google Wins Key Ruling in Patent Dispute|
"In a summary judgment issued Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Douglas Woodlock in Massachusetts decided that Google Earth doesn't infringe on a patent issued to Skyline Software Systems Inc. in 2002."
|Mar 9, 2007|
|560:|| Google Wins Landmark AdWords Appeal In Australia Over Competitor Names|
The ACCC in 2007 accused Google of engaging in "misleading and deceptive" behavior when it displayed ads for a company called CarSales in search results related to Honda Australia.
|Feb 6, 2013|