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|521:|| Google Thwarts Gmail Phishing Campaign|
Google detected and has disrupted this campaign to take users' passwords and monitor their emails. We have notified victims and secured their accounts. In addition, we have notified relevant government authorities.
|June 2, 2011|
|522:|| Google To Acquire Global IP Solutions For $68.2 Million|
"Global IP Solutions, which is listed on the Oslo stock exchange, makes the underlying processing software for voice and video calls over internet networks. As well as providing technology that allows users of Yahoo Instant Messenger to make voice calls, GIPS technology also powers voice calls for Cisco's WebEx system and voice and video technology for IBM's Lotus Sametime."
|May 18, 2010|
|523:|| Google To Acquire Jambool For $70 Million|
"...now buying Jambool and their Social Gold payment product, we've heard from multiple sources. The purchase price is $55 million plus another $15 million -$20 million in an earnout..."
|Aug 12, 2010|
|524:|| Google To Acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5bn|
Internet giant Google has announced a deal to buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5bn.[br][br]A joint statement said the boards of both companies had unanimously approved the deal, which should be completed by the end of this year, or early in 2012.[br][br]Mobility develops and manufactures mobile phones, while Motorola Solutions covers wider technologies for corporate customers and governments.
|Aug 15, 2011|
|525:|| Google To Acquire Social Group Company, Fridge|
Austin Chang, Fridge's founder, just told us that the company is being acquired by Google+ for an undisclosed amount.[br][br]Starting next week, his four-person team will be working on Google+ from New York. Come August, most of them will relocate to Google's Mountain View office.
|July 21, 2011|
|526:|| 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|
|527:|| 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|
|528:|| 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|
|529:|| Google To Add 100 Engineers To NY Office||May 12, 2003|
|530:|| 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|
|531:|| 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|
|532:|| 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|
|533:|| Google To Close Orkut September 30, 2014|
"We will shut down Orkut on September 30, 2014"
|June 30, 2014|
|534:|| 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|
|535:|| 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|
|536:|| Google To Distribute Video From MTV Networks To Hundreds Of Web Sites||Aug 7, 2006|
|537:|| 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|
|538:|| 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|
|539:|| 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|
|540:|| 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|
|541:|| 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|
|542:|| Google To Retire Its Affiliate Network|
Google is to shutter it's Affiliate Network over the next few months.
|Apr 17, 2013|
|543:|| 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|
|544:|| 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|
|545:|| 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|
|546:|| Google Unveils 3D Virtual World Called Lively|
"...it's launching its own world, a virtual world, to be exact."
|July 9, 2008|
|547:|| 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|
|548:|| 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|
|549:|| 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|
|550:|| Google Voice Messages Now Removed From SERPs||Oct 20, 2009|
|551:|| Google Voice Now Comes With Your Existing Number||Oct 27, 2009|
|552:|| 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|
|553:|| Google Voice Starts To Open Up Further||June 25, 2009|
|554:|| 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|
|555:|| 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|
|556:|| 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|
|557:|| Google Wave Product, Developers Preview|
"In Google Wave you create a wave and add people to it."
|May 29, 2009|
|558:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|559:|| 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|
|560:|| 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|