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561: new post   Google 1Q profit rises 69%.
" Google Inc. reported on Thursday its quarterly net profit rose 69 percent, topping expectations, driven by market share gains in its Web search business, sending its stock up 2.8 percent after-hours."
Apr 19, 2007
562: new post   Google to Add Presentation Tool to Docs
"Google Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said Tuesday Google is set to introduce software for creating meeting presentations online, offering a twist on Microsoft's popular PowerPoint tool."
Apr 17, 2007
563: new post   Google: YouTube Copyright Filter Almost Ready
"Google is very near enacting a filtering service that would prevent copyright content from being uploaded to video-sharing site YouTube, according to CEO Eric Schmidt."
Apr 17, 2007
564: new post   Competitors Raise M-Word (MONOPOLY) With Google Purchase of DoubleClick
""Google's purchase of DoubleClick combines the two largest providers of online advertising delivery and is going to reduce substantially the market competition on which Web sites rely on to provide advertising," The Journal quoted Brad Smith, Microsoft's general counsel, as saying. Smith said that, taken together, Google and DoubleClick would handle more than 80% of the advertisements served up to third-party Web sites when a user pulls up a page, the Journal reported."
Apr 16, 2007
565: new post   Google to Acquire Advertising Giant Doubleclick for $3.1 Billion
"Google announced on Friday that it is buying online advertising firm DoubleClick for 3.1 billion dollars."
Apr 13, 2007
566: new post   Google's Acquisitions Chief Looking for "Crazy" Ideas
"Google Inc. looks for ideas that are "really crazy" when sizing up potential purchases, the Internet company's top dealmaker said."
Apr 13, 2007
567: new post   Google Checkout Launched in the UK
"Google has launched the UK version of Google Checkout."
Apr 13, 2007
568: new post   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
569: new post   Google to Hold Worldwide Developer Event
"Google offices in ten countries will host Google Developer Day a global event featuring workshops, keynotes and breakout discussions on Google's APIs and developer tools."
Apr 11, 2007
570: new post   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
571: new post   Agence France-Presse and Google settle copyright dispute
"Paris-based AFP had sued Google in March 2005 for $17.5 million in damages over alleged copyright infringement on Google's news site (...) With Friday's deal, AFP has agreed to drop the lawsuit."
Apr 7, 2007
572: new post   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
573: new post   Google CEO, Co-Founders Get $1 Salary Last Year
"The three executives who run Google Inc. each drew a salary last year of $1. But Chief Executive Eric Schmidt and co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin more than made up for it in the large stakes they own in the online search leader, which has made them billionaires."
Apr 4, 2007
574: new post   Google Announces TV Ads Trial
"That's why today we are excited to announce our trial to deliver Google TV ads."
Apr 3, 2007
575: new post   Google Interested in DoubleClick Purchase: Report
"Google Inc. has emerged along with Microsoft Corp. as a contender to buy DoubleClick Inc., presenting competition that stands to increase the final sale price of the online-advertising company, people familiar with the situation said in The Wall Street Journal..."
Apr 2, 2007
576: new post   Google Apps Customers Miffed Over Downtime
"On Tuesday, Google Apps' Gmail service suffered significant availability problems that began in the morning ..."
Mar 30, 2007
577: new post   Schmidt - Don't Fear the Google
"People increasingly compare Google to Microsoft in the mid-1990s -at the height of its power, arrogant at times."
Mar 30, 2007
578: new post   Analyst: Says Google Building Software, Not Cell Phone
"Google Inc. is building software to run services on cell phones rather than gearing up to build its own phone, as many industry sources have speculated, one Wall Street analyst said on Thursday."
Mar 22, 2007
579: new post   Activists "reverse sue" Viacom for YouTube removals!
"Activist groups sued the parent company of Comedy Central on Thursday, claiming the cable network improperly asked the video-sharing site YouTube to remove a parody of the network's 'The Colbert Report.'" according to Wired.
Mar 22, 2007
580: new post   Google Announces Free Apps for Rwandan Govt and Kenya Education Network
"Google Inc. today announced separate partnerships with the Rwandan Ministry of Infrastructure and the Kenya Education Network (KENET). As a result, Rwanda's educational institutions and government ministries, and Kenya's universities are starting to use Google Apps..."
Mar 21, 2007
581: new post   Judge Dismisses KinderStart Suit Against Google
"In its suit, the company argued its site's sudden demotion in March 2005 to a "zero" ranking in Google's search system had severely harmed its business."
Mar 20, 2007
582: new post   Google Buys Data Visualization Software
"Stockholm-based non-profit Gapminder sold off its primary product to the search giant for an undisclosed amount. Trendalyzer..."
Mar 17, 2007
583: new post   Google's Challenge, The Increasingly Political Web
"One major question the company faces is how to "provide a platform for free expression without exacerbating the ugliness," Elliot Schrage, the company's vice president of global communications, said at the annual Politics Online Conference here Thursday afternoon."
Mar 16, 2007
584: new post   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
585: new post   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
586: new post   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
587: new post   Viacom Sues YouTube For $1 billion
"Media conglomerate Viacom said Tuesday it filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Google and its Internet video sharing site YouTube over unauthorized use of its copyrighted entertainment."
Mar 13, 2007
588: new post   Google Testing Cable TV Ads: Report
"Google is reportedly testing replicating its success in targeted Internet search ads on cable television. "
Mar 13, 2007
589: new post   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
590: new post   Mark Cuban's Film Studio Subpoenas Google Over YouTube Videos
"A film studio owned by technology and media entrepreneur Mark Cuban asked a U.S. federal court to force Google to identify people who put its copyrighted videos on Google Video and YouTube, Cuban said on Wednesday."
Mar 7, 2007
591: new post   Google CEO Defends YouTube Purchase
"Google chairman and CEO Eric Schmidt said the company's deal for YouTube is working well but that it will take time for the site to generate meaningful sales and profits."
Mar 7, 2007
592: new post   Microsoft Attacks Google on Copyright
"Microsoft on Tuesday launches a fierce attack on Google over its "cavalier" approach to copyright, accusing the internet company of exploiting books, music, films and television programmes without permission."
Mar 6, 2007
593: new post   Google Defends Accounting Practices
"The SEC has expressed concerns about "various issues with respect to our public filings, including our provision for interim period effective...In this most recent filing, Google admitted that the two sides are at an impasse."
Mar 3, 2007
594: new post   BBC Strikes Google-YouTube deal
"Three YouTube channels - one for news and two for entertainment - will showcase short clips of BBC content."
Mar 2, 2007
595: new post   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
596: new post   IBM to pipe Google gadgets into Company Sites
"IBM has reached a deal with Google Inc. to bring the consumer Internet into the office by piping YouTube and thousands of other Web programs into IBM software used by millions of office workers."
Feb 28, 2007
597: new post   Google Adds Limited Traffic Data to Maps
For a few dozen big cities in the US.
Feb 28, 2007
598: new post   Gmail Domain Dispute For Google in China
"Google, fighting to consolidate its trademark globally, faces an obstacle in the world's second largest Web market -- China's www.Gmail.cn, which is refusing to sell its Internet address to the U.S. giant. "
Feb 27, 2007
599: new post   Google in Content Deal With Media Companies
"Google is working with Dow Jones & Company, Condé Nast, Sony BMG Music Entertainment and other large content companies to syndicate their video content on other Web sites."
Feb 27, 2007
600: new post   Google's YouTube to Offer NBA Videos, Accept User-Created Clips
"...teamed with the National Basketball Association to create an NBA Channel that offers game highlights and behind-the-scenes footage."
Feb 26, 2007
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