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|161:|| Google Admits Abusing Its Data From Kenyan Rival, Mocality|
Google has admitted that employees in its Kenyan office have pillaged a local rival's database to try to sell their competing products to its customers.[br][br]In an embarrassing lesson for any company that is growing fast internationally, Google - motto: Don't be evil - was caught out by its victim, Mocality, in a sting operation.
|Jan 13, 2012|
|162:|| Google Admits Flaws in Buzz Network Testing|
"...testing of its controversial social network Buzz was insufficient. The firm has had to make a series of changes to the service after a ferocious backlash from users concerned about intrusions of privacy."
|Feb 16, 2010|
|163:|| Google Admits Street View Logged MAC Addresses and Payload Data|
"Google has admitted that for the past three years it has wrongly collected information people have sent over unencrypted wi-fi networks."
|May 15, 2010|
|164:|| Google Admits to User Data Disclosure|
"Google has confirmed that it unwittingly disclosed sensitive login and password information pertaining to more than a dozen users."
|Jan 23, 2007|
|165:|| Google Affiliate Network Debuts New Interface|
"They've changed the color scheme and branding, but the functionality is exactly the same."
|July 8, 2008|
|166:|| Google Alerts Bidder Registration Closing August 12, 2004|
"Please be advised that Google and the underwriters expect the period in which potential bidders can submit a request for a bidder ID at www.ipo.google.com to end at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) on Thursday, August 12, 2004."
|Aug 10, 2004|
|167:|| Google And Partners To Build Undersea Cable For Internet Growth|
"Web search company Google Inc has agreed to build an undersea cable with five telecoms operators that will link the United States to Japan, and provide the capacity to sustain a surge in Internet traffic between the continents."
|Feb 26, 2008|
|168:|| Google And Twitter Join To Enable Ad Tweets Streamed Across AdSense Network|
"The search giant has started offering marketers ad units that stream their five most recent "tweets" across the Google AdSense network."
|Apr 3, 2009|
|169:|| Google And Yahoo Delay Ad Deal|
"The companies have agreed to a brief delay in implementing this agreement to continue our ongoing discussions with the Department of Justice,"
|Oct 5, 2008|
|170:|| Google Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Results |
"Google had a really strong quarter ending a great year. Full year revenue was up 29pct, and our quarterly revenue blew past the $10 billion mark for the first time," said Larry Page, CEO of Google.
|Jan 19, 2012|
|171:|| 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|
|172:|| Google Announces New Flat Logo and "App Launcher" Nav Menu|
Google makes its new flat logo and "app launcher" style nav menu official, will roll out over the next few weeks...
|Sept 20, 2013|
|173:|| Google Announces Purchase of Urchin Web Analytics Software|
"MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - March 28, 2005 - Google Inc. today announced it has agreed to acquire Urchin Software Corporation, a San Diego, California based web analytics company."
|Mar 29, 2005|
|174:|| Google Announces Record Revenues For Fourth Quarter|
"Google reported record revenues of $1.032 billion for the quarter ended December 31, 2004"
|Feb 1, 2005|
|175:|| Google Announces Record Revenues For Third Quarter 2004|
Google continues to rock wall street with a stellar q3 performance: "Google reported record revenues of $805.9 million for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2004, up 105 percent year over year.... At the end of the quarter, Google had a cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments balance of $1.86 billion."
|Oct 22, 2004|
|176:|| Google Announces TV Ads Trial|
"That's why today we are excited to announce our trial to deliver Google TV ads."
|Apr 3, 2007|
|177:|| Google App Engine Preview For Enterprise Applications|
"Google is offering to host enterprise web applications on its own infrastructure with a new tool for developers, App Engine."
|Apr 8, 2008|
|178:|| Google Apparently Tried to Buy Friendster|
"Search-engine giant Google recently made a $30 million offer to buy Friendster, the hot Sunnyvale online dating site that lets users meet and date friends of their friends."
|Oct 31, 2003|
|179:|| Google Approaches the Theoretical April 30 Deadline for Public Disclosure|
"Privately held Google appears to have triggered a provision of the 1934 Securities and Exchange Act that requires it to disclose closely guarded financial details by the end of the month."
|Apr 19, 2004|
|180:|| Google Apps Customers Miffed Over Downtime|
"On Tuesday, Google Apps' Gmail service suffered significant availability problems that began in the morning ..."
|Mar 30, 2007|
|181:|| Google Apps Package Launched|
"The package, called Google Apps, combines two sets of previously available software bundles. One included programs for e-mail, instant messaging, calendars and Web page creation; the other, called Docs and Spreadsheets, included programs to read and edit documents created with Microsoft Word and Excel, the mainstays of Microsoft Office, an $11 billion annual franchise."
|Feb 22, 2007|
|182:|| Google Apps Team Edition, For Free|
"Google is releasing a new edition of its hosted applications suite that end-users can bring into the workplace without the involvement of their IT department."
|Feb 8, 2008|
|183:|| Google Argues It Is Not Covered by UK Privacy Laws|
"In a submission to the High Court, however, Google has argued that as an American company it is not covered by British privacy laws. It said there was "no jurisdiction" for the case to be heard here because its consumer services are provided by Google Inc, based in Silicon Valley, rather than Google UK."
|Aug 19, 2013|
|184:|| 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|
|185:|| Google Auction on Friday 13th||Aug 12, 2004|
|186:|| Google Autolink Lawsuit Revived By Court Ruling|
"The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington yesterday revived part of HyperPhrase Technologies LLC's lawsuit, throwing out a lower court ruling that Google's AutoLink feature didn't infringe its patents."
|Dec 27, 2007|
|187:|| Google Based PC To Be Sold Through Walmart|
"Google is planning to provide an own-brand Windows-less PC and sell the low-cost system through a partnership with retail giant Wal-Mart. The machine and/or the sales deal could be announced as early as this coming Friday."
|Jan 3, 2006|
|188:|| Google Beats Expectations in Q3|
"Google reported a profit that easily outpaced analysts' forecasts, and the company's shares jumped in extended trading."
|Oct 16, 2008|
|189:|| Google Becoming "Giant Monopoly" - German Minister|
Reuters: "...Google Inc is becoming a "giant monopoly" like Microsoft and could face legal action if it does not become more transparent, Germany's justice minister said."
|Jan 10, 2010|
|190:|| Google Begins Testing Radio Adverts|
"Google Inc. said Thursday it has completed the development of its widely anticipated radio advertising system and begun a limited test allowing customers to buy ads via its online ad-buying system."
|Dec 8, 2006|
|191:|| Google Book Plan Runs Into Resistance From US Department of Justice|
"The amended settlement agreement still confers significant and possibly anti-competitive advantages on Google as a single entity," the DOJ said."
|Feb 5, 2010|
|192:|| Google Book Search Goes Mobile|
"...these new mobile editions are optimized to be read on a small screen."
|Feb 6, 2009|
|193:|| Google Books Deal Anti-Trust Inquiry Confirmed||July 6, 2009|
|194:|| Google Books Deal: E.U. Hearing September 7, 2009||July 20, 2009|
|195:|| Google Books Settlement - Sergey Brin Writes a NY Times Op-Ed Article|
Brin's writes that he wants to dispel myths about the 2008 settlement - and he takes on the anti-trust concerns most visibly, saying "If Google Books is successful, others will follow."
|Oct 11, 2009|
|196:|| Google Booksearch|
"Whilst the debate will rage on, a better understanding of the audience and their behaviours may help ease some of the concerns among book retailers and publishers"
|Sept 5, 2006|
|197:|| Google Boosts Corporate E-Mail Service|
"Google Inc. is sprucing up its corporate e-mail service by adding new security tools and more than doubling the storage capacity of e-mailboxes, underscoring the online search leader's ambition to enlarge its role in the business software market."
|Oct 3, 2007|
|198:|| Google Bosses on Trial in Italy|
"The employees are accused of breaking Italian law in allowing a video of a teenager with Down's Syndrome to be posted online."
|Sept 30, 2009|
|199:|| 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|
|200:|| Google Buys European Video Software Company|
"Google has bought video conferencing software from Marratech AB, a Stockholm-based vendor, and hired the engineers involved with the software. For now, Google plans to use the software internally, as a tool for its employees, the spokesman said, declining to speculate whether Google might later try to market the technology or integrate it into one of its commercial products."
|Apr 21, 2007|