|Forum: Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
|Displaying Topics 281 - 320 (801 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|281:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|282:|| Google Sends Web Traffic Through Asia, Causing Outages|
"An error in one of our systems caused us to direct some of our web traffic through Asia, which created a traffic jam."
|May 15, 2009|
|283:|| President of Google's Global Display Advertising Quits|
"I think these are pretty easily explainable cases of very wealthy individuals looking for new challenges,"
|Apr 30, 2009|
|284:|| Justice Dept. Opens Antitrust Inquiry Into Google Books Deal|
New York Times: "The Justice Department has begun an inquiry into the antitrust implications of Google's settlement with authors and publishers over its Google Book Search service..."
|Apr 29, 2009|
|285:|| 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|
|286:|| Google Revenue Beats Expectations: Q1 Profit Up 8.9pct|
"Google's revenue, almost all of which comes from advertisements placed next to related search results, rose 6% from a year earlier but slipped 3% from the fourth quarter."
|Apr 17, 2009|
|287:|| Google Challenged over Electronic Book Database||Apr 8, 2009|
|288:|| A Video Tour of Google's "Container" Data Center|
This 6.5 minute video takes the viewer on a tour of the physical plant for one of Google's data centers that is built in a modular fashion - using the kind of containers that are employed in the shipping industry.
|Apr 8, 2009|
|289:|| 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|
|290:|| Google to Announce Venture Fund|
"The group, called Google Ventures, is expected to invest up to $100 million over the next 12 months..."
|Mar 31, 2009|
|291:|| Google Starts Music Download Service In China|
"The new service will attract users away from illegal download sites because the music and service will be of a higher quality,..."
|Mar 30, 2009|
|292:|| Google's Eric Schmidt Says The Economy Is "Pretty Dire"|
"Schmidt also said that Google "was pretty inactive right now" on the mergers and acquisitions front, blaming unfavorable prices."
|Mar 4, 2009|
|293:|| Google's Internet Bus in India (Tamilnadu)|
"The Internet Bus Project is an attempt to educate people about what the Internet is, and how it may be beneficial to their lives, by taking the Internet experience to them through a customised Internet-enabled bus, which will travel to several towns and cities across India."
|Mar 2, 2009|
|294:|| Company Sues Google For "Predatory Conduct "|
"Google said that "the advertising market in which Google operates is highly competitive and advertisers have a huge range of choices."
|Feb 18, 2009|
|295:|| Google Pulls The Plug On Radio Advertising Service||Feb 13, 2009|
|296:|| Google Book Search Goes Mobile|
"...these new mobile editions are optimized to be read on a small screen."
|Feb 6, 2009|
|297:|| Google Latitude Helps Track Mobile Users|
"You not only control exactly who gets to see your location, but you also decide the location that they see."
|Feb 4, 2009|
|298:|| Google Measurement Labs: Internet Traffic Analysis|
"Internet traffic will initially be analyzed at data centers in 12 locations in Europe and the United States on 36 computer servers provided by Google, in an effort that has already begun operating and which was to expand throughout early 2009."
|Jan 29, 2009|
|299:|| Google Q4 Revenue Up To $5.70 Billion||Jan 22, 2009|
|300:|| Google Closes 'Print Ads'|
"we will stop offering Print Ads on February 28."
|Jan 21, 2009|
|301:|| Google Launches Apps Reseller Program||Jan 14, 2009|
|302:|| Del.icio.us founder Joshua Schachter Now At Google|
After selling his social bookmarking service del.icio.us to Yahoo, founder Joshua Schachter hung out until June 2008. Now the reports are flowing that he has joined Google.
|Jan 14, 2009|
|303:|| WSJ: Google Wants Its Data Fast-Tracked Across The Net|
"'If we did this, Washington would be on fire,' says one executive at the cable company who is familiar with the talks, referring to the likely reaction of regulators and lawmakers."
|Dec 15, 2008|
|304:|| Google's Native Client Wants to Harness The Power of The Client's CPU|
"With the ability to seamlessly run native code on the user's machine, you could instead perform the actual image processing on the desktop CPU, resulting in a much more responsive application by minimizing data transfer and latency."
|Dec 9, 2008|
|305:|| Google/Yahoo Ad Deal Was Only 3 Hours From DOJ Antitrust Action||Dec 4, 2008|
|306:|| Google Period of Austerity Puts The Pressure on Growth Efforts|
"We have to behave as though we don't know" what's going to happen, says Google Chief Executive Eric Schmidt.
|Dec 3, 2008|
|307:|| Google May Lay Off up to 10,000 Workers|
"Google has been quietly laying off staff and up to 10,000 jobs could be on the chopping block according to sources." reports WebGuild.org
|Nov 26, 2008|
|308:|| Google Voice Search For The iPhone Arrives, At Last|
"The new voice-activated Google Mobile app for the iPhone is finally here."
|Nov 18, 2008|
|309:|| Google uses Web searches to track flu's spread|
There is a new common symptom of the flu, in addition to the usual aches, coughs, fevers and sore throats. It turns out that a lot of ailing Americans enter phrases like "flu symptoms" into Google and other search engines before they call their doctors.
|Nov 12, 2008|
|310:|| Google Ends Ad Deal Agreement With Yahoo|
"That wouldn't have been in the long-term interests of Google or our users, so we have decided to end the agreement."
|Nov 5, 2008|
|311:|| Yahoo and Google To Revise Ad Partnership|
"Internet search leaders Yahoo and Google have given the Justice Department a revised version of their search advertising partnership in hopes of winning antitrust approval,..."
|Nov 4, 2008|
|312:|| Google Yahoo Ad Deal In Further Doubt Over Potential Antitrust Restrictions|
"Google Inc may decide to scrap its proposed partnership with Yahoo Inc rather than accept government-imposed antitrust restrictions on it, according to two sources familiar with the companies' discussions."
|Oct 31, 2008|
|313:|| Google and Your Brain|
"Now Google is applying "neuromarketing" to video advertising."
|Oct 27, 2008|
|314:|| 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|
|315:|| Google Releases Android Open Source, In Full|
"For the past almost four years, this has been a large effort between Google and our partners. There have been a lot of people working on the code, but that's going to be multiplied by several orders of magnitude."
|Oct 22, 2008|
|316:|| 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|
|317:|| Google Loses Picture Copyright Case In Germany|
"...lost two copyright lawsuits in Germany over displaying photos and artworks as thumbnails in a preview of search results."
|Oct 13, 2008|
|318:|| Google Turns Ads On In Google Maps|
"Google has switched on another search-related ad revenue source, this time on Google Maps."
|Oct 9, 2008|
|319:|| Google's Eric Schmidt Says 'Net Cesspool Needs Brands|
"Brands are the solution, not the problem," Mr. Schmidt said. "Brands are how you sort out the cesspool."
|Oct 9, 2008|
|320:|| Google's YouTube Adds "Click-to-Buy" Ads|
"Click-to-buy links are non-obtrusive retail links, placed on the watch page beneath the video with the other community features."
|Oct 8, 2008|