|Forum: Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
|Displaying Topics 201 - 240 (872 total) Sorted by: Thread-Subject, Direction: forward|
|201:|| Google Books Deal Anti-Trust Inquiry Confirmed||July 6, 2009|
|202:|| Google Books Deal: E.U. Hearing September 7, 2009||July 20, 2009|
|203:|| 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|
|204:|| 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|
|205:|| 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|
|206:|| 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|
|207:|| 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|
|208:|| 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|
|209:|| Google Buys FeedBurner - it's official!|
First announced by TechCrunch and now confirmed by both parties -- Google has acquired Feedburner.
|June 1, 2007|
|210:|| 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|
|211:|| Google Buys Schedule Management Startup Plannr|
"Google has just bought Seattle-based mobile planning startup Plannr..."
|Sept 28, 2010|
|212:|| Google Buys Sprinks||Oct 24, 2003|
|213:|| Google Buys The Garage That Launched The Company|
"The Mountain View, Calif.-based company bought the 1,900-square-foot home in nearby Menlo Park from one of its own employees, Susan Wojcicki, who had agreed to lease her garage for $1,700 per month because she wanted help paying the mortgage."
|Oct 2, 2006|
|214:|| Google Buys Travel Software Company ITA & Enters the Travel Business|
"...today we have signed an agreement to acquire ITA, a Boston-based software company specializing in organizing airline data, including flight times, availability and prices."
|July 2, 2010|
|215:|| Google Buys YouTube|
Welcome to the era of the GooTube.
|Oct 9, 2006|
|216:|| Google Bypassing iPhone Browser Privacy Settings|
Google Inc. and other advertising companies have been bypassing the privacy settings of millions of people using Apple Inc.'s Web browser on their iPhones and computers tracking the Web browsing habits of people who intended for that kind of monitoring to be blocked.
|Feb 17, 2012|
|217:|| 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|
|218:|| Google CEO Eric Schmidt Elected to Apple Computer Board of Directors|
"Apple Computer elected Google chief executive officer Eric Schmidt to its board of directors in a possible harbinger of an alliance between the technology titans."
|Aug 29, 2006|
|219:|| Google CEO Eric Schmidt Interview|
"In an interesting interview, Google's CEO, Eric Schmidt talks about Microsoft-Yahoo proposals, social networking, markets, and Google technology."
|May 1, 2008|
|220:|| Google CEO Proposes 22-Year Plan On U.S. Energy Problem||Oct 2, 2008|
|221:|| Google CEO Says It Can Handle Economic Slowdown||Mar 18, 2008|
|222:|| Google CEO Schmidt On Social Network ". I won't say,"|
"Google chief executive wouldn't publicly deny that the company is set to hatch a rival social network to Facebook during a speech today in London, adding fuel to rumors that the search giant may launch a social service called Google Me later this year."
|July 1, 2010|
|223:|| Google CEO Wants Yahoo Ad Deal Running by Oct 11|
"Time is money in our business,"
|Sept 19, 2008|
|224:|| 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|
|225:|| Google CEO, Eric Schmidt: A Quirky IPO|
"Eric Schmidt talks in detail about Google's IPO"
|Apr 28, 2010|
|226:|| Google CEO, Larry Page, Completes Reorganization Of Management Team|
He said that when Google announced Page would become CEO, the company was clear his top priority would be to create clear lines of accountability and responsibility across Google. After carefully examining how things were done at Google, Page decided to make management changes to streamline the product and engineering structures with essentially one lead managing each functional group, he said.
|Apr 8, 2011|
|227:|| Google CEO: "The World is better off with an independent Yahoo"||July 11, 2008|
|228:|| Google CEO: Forecasts A 'huge revolution' In Location-Based Ads|
"The arrival of a truly mobile Web, offering a new generation of location-based advertising, is set to unleash a "huge revolution", Google Inc Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said on Friday."
|Jan 25, 2008|
|229:|| Google CEO: Internet's Role in Freedom Still Expanding|
"The Internet has an ever-growing role to play in allowing free expression across the globe -- but only if attempts to reign it in are unsuccessful, Google Inc. Chairman and CEO Eric Schmidt said yesterday."
|Feb 7, 2007|
|230:|| Google Calendar Sync With Microsoft Outlook|
"Google Calendar Sync, a 2-way synching application between Google Calendar and the calendar in Microsoft Outlook."
|Mar 6, 2008|
|231:|| Google Can't Have 100pct of Begun Ad Agency, Says Russia's FAS|
"Russia's Federal Anti-monopoly Service (FAS) said on Thursday it had refused to let Google acquire 100 percent of the Begun advertising agency."
|Oct 23, 2008|
|232:|| Google Celebrates 10th Birthday||Sept 27, 2008|
|233:|| Google Challenged over Electronic Book Database||Apr 8, 2009|
|234:|| Google Charges Ahead, Tops $500 Mark|
"Shares of Web Search leader Google Inc. on Tuesday surged past the highly anticipated $500 milestone for the first time, continuing its strong climb since it became public company in August 2004."
|Nov 21, 2006|
|235:|| Google Checkout Launched in the UK|
"Google has launched the UK version of Google Checkout."
|Apr 13, 2007|
|236:|| Google Checkout Micropayments - to help with Paid News Content|
"Google is planning to roll out a system of micropayments within the next year and hopes that newspapers will use it as they look for new ways to charge users for their content." - NY Times 'Bits Blog'
|Sept 10, 2009|
|237:|| Google Chrome OS Source Code Released|
"Google is about a year away from releasing Chrome OS. There will be no beta today, and no products to announce, but the main news is that the "code is fully open," he said, allowing Google developers to work on the project hand-in-hand with the community."
|Nov 19, 2009|
|238:|| Google Clarifies "First Click Free"||Dec 1, 2009|
|239:|| Google Cleared to Go Public|
"SEC Accepts Registration Statement".
|Aug 18, 2004|
|240:|| Google Clones Bing Homepage Image of Day|
Google has stolen a feature straight away from Bing and now features a homepage picture of the day as the backgroun (AKA Bing Background)
|June 10, 2010|