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|81:|| Eric Schmidt's Plan for Google News|
"In about six months, [Google] will roll out a system that will bring high-quality news content to users without them actively looking for it." - TheWrap.com
|Apr 28, 2009|
|82:|| Europeans Reach Deal With Google on Searches|
"Google will not have to change the algorithm that produces its search results, the people said. Under the proposal, Google agrees to clearly label search results from its own properties, like Google Plus Local or Google News, and in some cases to show links from rival search engines."
|Apr 15, 2013|
|83:|| F.T.C. Is Said to Have Looked Into Amazon-Google Ties|
NY Times: "John Doerr's recent departure from the board of Amazon.com was prompted by a federal inquiry into the close ties between Amazon and Google, said people with direct knowledge of the matter."
|Apr 2, 2010|
|84:|| F.T.C. To Delay Decision On Google Antitrust Investigation|
Google had been preparing a letter with voluntary concessions to end the agency's investigation of its practices in the Internet search market without a formal settlement or lawsuit, the people have said.
|Dec 19, 2012|
|85:|| F.T.C. To Serve Google Inc. With Civil Subpoenas|
The new FTC investigation, by contrast, will examine fundamental issues relating to Google's core search-advertising business, which still accounts for the majority of its revenue. Those issues include whether Google, which accounts for around two-thirds of Internet searches in the U.S. and more abroad, unfairly channels users to its own growing network of services at the expense of rivals'.
|June 23, 2011|
|86:|| FCC Approves First Google Phone|
"The documents confirm the name of the new phone: Dream"
|Aug 19, 2008|
|87:|| FCC Stops Short on Google's Plea to Resell Access|
"The agency stopped short of a broader requirement sought by potential bidder Google Inc. that would force the winner to resell access to its network on a wholesale basis."
|Aug 1, 2007|
|88:|| FTC Clears The Way For Google DoubleClick Acquisition|
"Today, the FTC has cleared the way for Google's planned acquisition of DoubleClick Inc."
|Dec 20, 2007|
|89:|| FTC Closes Google AdMob Investigation:"Not Likely to Harm Competition"|
"These concerns, however, were outweighed by recent evidence that Apple is poised to become a strong competitor in the mobile advertising market, the FTC's statement says."
|May 21, 2010|
|90:|| FTC Member : Launch of Google Buzz was 'Irresponsible Conduct'|
|Mar 17, 2010|
|91:|| FTC Probe of Google Focuses on Android, Web Search|
Federal Trade Commission officials are focusing their antitrust investigation on several key areas of Google Inc.'s business, including its Android mobile phone software and Web search related services, people familiar with the probe say.
|Aug 11, 2011|
|92:|| FTC Urged to Probe Google Buzz|
"11 American lawmakers from the House of Energy and Commerce Committee penned a letter to FTC chairman Jon Leibowitz, asking his office to investigate allegations that Google revealed personal details of its users without first securing their consent."
|Mar 31, 2010|
|93:|| FTC: Google Probe Will Be Done by Year End|
"The Federal Trade Commission is moving expeditiously to decide if Google used its search clout to harm competitors and expects to complete its investigation by the end of the year, FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz said on Wednesday."
|Sept 20, 2012|
|94:|| Facebook Coalition To Google, Don't Be Evil, Focus On The User|
When engaged, this "Don't be evil" bookmarklet did indeed do one simple thing: It turned back the hands of time, and made Google work the way it did before the integration of Google+ earlier this month.
|Jan 24, 2012|
|95:|| Facebook Disconnects Google Friends Connect|
"Facebook cites violation of its terms of service as grounds for blocking Google's Friend Connect from accessing social network's members' data."
|May 17, 2008|
|96:|| Feds Requesting Google Search Records||Jan 20, 2006|
|97:|| Fox subpoenas YouTube after "24" clips posted|
"The "24" episodes in question actually appeared on YouTube prior to their primetime January 14 premiere on the Fox broadcast network..."
|Jan 25, 2007|
|98:|| France Antitrust Regulator Wants Clarification From Google Over AdWords|
"It told the companies to clarify over the next four months the procedures resulting in the suspension of an advertiser's account."
|June 30, 2010|
|99:|| Free Wi-Fi for All - from Google?|
Is Google planning to create widely available free wi-fi with its recent dark fiber purchase? An interesting conjecture piece from Business 2.0.
|Aug 16, 2005|
|100:|| French Court Convicts Google and Eric Schmidt of Defamation|
"A Paris court has convicted US search engine giant Google and its chief executive Eric Schmidt of defamation over results from its "suggest" function, a French legal affairs website has revealed."
|Sept 26, 2010|
|101:|| French Court Fines Google Maps Over Unfair Competition|
The French company provides the same services for a fee and claimed the Google strategy was aimed at undercutting competitors by temporarily swallowing the full cost until it gains control of the market.
|Feb 2, 2012|
|102:|| French Court Rules Google Must Remove Moseley Images From Search|
The court has ruled that Google must remove the nine images in question. The case also wants Google to automatically filter the images, and delete any links to them.
|Nov 6, 2013|
|103:|| Full FCC Report Released On Google Street View|
The report points the finger at a rogue engineer who, it says, intentionally wrote software code that captured payload data information -- communication over the Internet including emails, passwords and search history -- from unprotected wireless networks, going beyond what Google says it intended. The engineer invoked his 5th Amendment right and declined to speak to the FCC.
|Apr 30, 2012|
|104:|| GBase, GBuy, and Adwords/ADsense tied together?||Mar 31, 2006|
|105:|| GOOG - After Hours Trading Google Stock Down 12-15%|
Google loses 10%+ in after hours trading. First major trend correction seen for GOOG.
|Jan 31, 2006|
|106:|| GOOG Falls Below $350 For First Time Since Late Oct 2005|
"... fell nearly 5 percent on Monday and have lost a quarter of their value this month..."
|Feb 14, 2006|
|107:|| GOOG Flirts With All Time High|
"Google's recent gains come on the heels of Thursday afternoon's earnings blowout. The stock is up 11% since Google beat third-quarter earnings targets by 20 cents a share."
|Oct 23, 2006|
|108:|| GOOG Hits the Market||Aug 19, 2004|
|109:|| GOOG Insiders Cash Out a Cool Half Billion|
"... led by co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page and chief executive Eric E. Schmidt have cashed in over $500 million in Google stock..."
|Mar 17, 2005|
|110:|| GOOG Q4 Just In. Surprise: Google Continues to Print Money|
"Revenues for the full year ended up being $23.65 billion, up from $21.8 billion in 2008. Net income for 2009 was $6.5 billion."
|Jan 21, 2010|
|111:|| GOOG Reaches New High at $150|
The last laugh on the Google IPO is clearly Google's as GOOG toys with the $150 a share mark.
|Oct 19, 2004|
|112:|| GOOG Stock Down 8% Today On Unfavorable Advertising Report|
"...shares of the Web search giant tumbled more than 8 percent." Down to $446 from a high of $747 just two months ago.
|Feb 26, 2008|
|113:|| Gates On Google : We WILL Catch Them!|
A new article quotes Gates as saying, "We took an approach that I now realize was wrong," he said of his company's earlier decision to ignore the search market. But, he added pointedly, "we will catch them."
|Feb 3, 2004|
|114:|| Gates Says : We Never Talked to Google|
"We've never been in any talks with Google about any acquisition thing in any way, shape or form," Gates told USA TODAY last week."
|Nov 17, 2003|
|115:|| Geico Takes Aim at Google for Selling Ads Linked to Trademarks|
The ppc keyword trademark battle enters a new phase.
|Sept 7, 2004|
|116:|| German Court Rules Against Google In YouTube Copyright Case|
"The wording of the court statement appears to be a major blow to YouTube's business model, but Google Germany spokesman Henning Dorstewitz told The Associated Press YouTube will appeal the decision detailed in the 60-page ruling."
|Sept 4, 2010|
|117:|| German Court Rules Google Must Remove Autocomplete Entries If Defamatory|
If Google disagrees with a claim that an entry is defamatory, it could have to settle the matter in court.
|May 15, 2013|
|118:|| German Court Says No to Gmail Name|
"Google was banned from using the name "Gmail" for its popular webmail service by German court, following a trademark suit filed by the founder of G-Mail, German mail system."
|July 5, 2007|
|119:|| German Legislators Will Allow Google To Display "Snippets" of Publishers Content|
Google this week ducked a European legislative bullet after lawmakers in Germany reached a compromise to water-down the language of a law that had been described by many as a draconian "Lex Google".
|Mar 1, 2013|
|120:|| Gmail - Google Prepares to Launch Free Email Service|
"Google Inc. today announced it is testing a preview release of Gmail -- a free search-based webmail service..."
|Apr 1, 2004|