|Forum: Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|681:|| Google Asks SEC For Exemption From Being Regulated As A Mutual Fund|
"Google is facing a hurdle other companies would love to confront: how to get better returns from investing its cash hoard without being regulated as a mutual fund."
|Aug 25, 2006|
|682:|| Google Opens Doors To Writely (BETA)|
"Five months after being bought by Google, the Writely online word-processing application is now open for anyone who wants to sign up and use it."
|Aug 21, 2006|
|683:|| 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|
|684:|| Google Talk Updated With New Features||Aug 17, 2006|
|685:|| Google Buys Neven Vision to Boost Photo Management|
"Google plans to strengthen its Picasa photo management software and service with the acquisition of Neven Vision, a Santa Monica, California, company specializing in mobile photo search."
|Aug 16, 2006|
|686:|| 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|
|687:|| Google Maps: Local Discount Coupons Scheme|
"Starting today, Google will let any business offer discount coupons to people who use its Google Maps service, which also acts as an online yellow pages. A business will be able to upload information for coupons, including images, and Google will display a link to those coupons when the business name is displayed. Users can then print the coupons and take them to the merchant. "
|Aug 15, 2006|
|688:|| To Google Or Not To Google? It's A Legal Question|
"Search engine giant Google, known for its mantra "don't be evil", has fired off a series of legal letters to media organisations, warning them against using its name as a verb."
|Aug 14, 2006|
|689:|| University In U.S. Joins Google Book Scan Push|
"The University of California has joined Google Inc.'s bid to scan the book collections of the world's great libraries, the organisations said on Tuesday, marking renewed momentum for a project nearly derailed by stiff resistance from publishers."
|Aug 9, 2006|
|690:|| 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|
|691:|| Google To Distribute Video From MTV Networks To Hundreds Of Web Sites||Aug 7, 2006|
|692:|| Google Strikes Deals with Major News Publishers - Associated Press|
"Recently completed deals, which include arrangements in which media organizations such as the Associated Press will be compensated on a pay-per-click basis..."
|Aug 4, 2006|
|693:|| Google Strikes Advertising Deal With XM Satellite|
"Google Inc. on Wednesday said it struck a deal with XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. to help the search engine's advertisers automatically place ads on XM's non-music radio channels."
|Aug 2, 2006|
|694:|| Google to Host Open Source Projects||July 28, 2006|
|695:|| Judge OKs $90 Million Google Click-Fraud Settlement|
"An Arkansas state judge has given his final OK to a settlement that Google Inc. reached in a closely watched click-fraud class-action lawsuit. Under terms of the settlement, Google will provide up to $60 million in credit to affected advertisers dating back to 2002. Another $30 million from Google will go to pay attorneys' fees. "
|July 27, 2006|
|696:|| 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|
|697:|| Google Offers Live U.S. Traffic Maps On Mobiles|
"Web search leader Google Inc. said on Tuesday that the company has begun offering mobile phone users in more than 30 major U.S. cities the capacity to view highway maps with "live" traffic data."
|July 25, 2006|
|698:|| Some Plaintiffs Fight Google Settlement|
"A set of plaintiffs in a class-action suit argued Monday that Google (GOOG) has not exercised reasonable care to prevent "click fraud" and has misrepresented efforts to stop swindlers from repeatedly clicking website links to drive up advertising costs."
|July 24, 2006|
|699:|| 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|
|700:|| 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|
|701:|| Google: Schmidt Takes Questions From Press at Sun Valley||July 18, 2006|
|702:|| Judge Dismisses Antitrust Complaint vs Google|
"A federal court judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit against Google Inc. by disgruntled advertising customer Kinderstart that had accused the Web search leader of monopolistic business practices. "
|July 14, 2006|
|703:|| Judge Denies Keyhold Request to Block Google Earth|
"Google won an early round in a patent lawsuit regarding the technology that drives Google Earth..."
|July 11, 2006|
|704:|| Google says bill could spark anti-trust complaints|
"Google warned on Tuesday it will not hesitate to file anti-trust complaints in the United States if high-speed Internet providers abuse the market power they could receive from U.S. legislators. "
|July 4, 2006|
|705:|| 'So Much Fanfare, So Few Hits': Google's Non-search Products|
"Rivals get the jitters when Google's nonsearch products grab headlines. But a close look shows that so far, there's not a market leader among them."
|June 30, 2006|
|706:|| Google loses to Vuitton in trademark case|
"Luxury goods maker Louis Vuitton said Wednesday a Paris court had upheld a trademark ruling against Internet search leader Google Inc. and increased the damages it should receive in the case. ...Google's search results allowed merchants who sold counterfeit Vuitton goods to appear along with legitimate vendors, according to Vuitton."
|June 29, 2006|
|707:|| Google's online pay service to test this week:report|
"Internet search engine Google Inc. is set to introduce a test version of its online-payment service as early as this week, The Wall Street Journal reporting, citing people briefed on the situation. "
|June 27, 2006|
|708:|| Google Forced to Remove Data Due to Indexing Secure data|
"The Social Security numbers and test scores of 619 students at public schools in Catawba County, N.C., were available online via Google's search engine until Friday..."
|June 26, 2006|
|709:|| Google sells stake in rival Baidu|
"Google Inc. has sold its roughly 2 percent stake in rival Baidu.com Inc., the market leader in China's Internet Web search market, according to a U.S. regulatory filing. "
|June 22, 2006|
|710:|| Google reveals details of Mountain View Wi-Fi service|
"The service, which is fully deployed but not yet available to all Mountain View residents, is a test bed that will help Google understand the technology, Alder said."
|June 22, 2006|
|711:|| Google Pages Used to Host Trojan Horse|
"Google's Web site hosting service is apparently being used by hackers to try to steal money using a malicious program, a security company said."
|June 19, 2006|
|712:|| Google GBuy, set for release 28th June|
"Consumers using GBuy, which is set for release on June 28, will be taken off the merchant's site to complete the payment."
|June 12, 2006|
|713:|| Google goes to Congress to block IAPs charging for faster data|
"Google Inc. co-founder Sergey Brin worked the halls of Congress Tuesday, asking members including Republican Sen. John McCain to block Internet access providers from charging Web sites more to deliver data faster to consumers."
|June 7, 2006|
|714:|| Brin says Google compromised principles|
"Google Inc. co-founder Sergey Brin acknowledged Tuesday the dominant Internet company has compromised its principles by accommodating Chinese censorship demands. He said Google is wrestling to make the deal work before deciding whether to reverse course."
|June 7, 2006|
|715:|| Google Spreadsheet (Limited test)|
"Create basic spreadsheets from scratch, upload your spreadsheet files."
|June 6, 2006|
|716:|| Court Orders Google to Stop Producing Thumbnails - Google Loses Landmark Case|
"...US district court in the central district of California, Judge Howard Matz said that he would issue a preliminary injunction to prevent Google displaying thumbnail-sized images..."
|May 10, 2006|
|717:|| California Takes in Record Tax Receipts As Google Employees Sell Stock|
"Fourteen of Google's top executives and directors sold $4.4 billion worth of stock last year...founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, each of whom sold about $1.3 billion worth of stock."
|May 9, 2006|
|718:|| Google registers voice-activated search patent|
"A newly published patent provides further evidence that Google is developing a voice-activated search engine."
|Apr 13, 2006|
|719:|| Google aims to track users with wi-fi|
"Google aims to be able to track its users to within 100-200 feet of their location through new wireless networks in order to serve them with relevant advertising from local businesses."
|Apr 7, 2006|
|720:|| EarthLink & Google win San Francisco Wi-Fi bid|
"EarthLink and Google have been tabbed as the most viable bidders to blanket San Francisco with a Wi-Fi network, based on a review by the city's Department of Telecommunications and Information Services, or DTIS."
|Apr 6, 2006|