|Forum: Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|281:|| 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|
|282:|| Google Teams with NSA to Help Ward Off Cyberattacks|
"Google and the NSA declined to comment on the partnership. But sources with knowledge of the arrangement, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the alliance is being designed to allow the two organizations to share critical information without violating Google's policies or laws that protect the privacy of Americans' online communications.
|Feb 4, 2010|
|283:|| Page and Brin To Give Up Majority Control of Google By 2014||Jan 23, 2010|
|284:|| 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|
|285:|| US calls for China Google Probe|
"The US has called on Beijing to investigate the recent cyber attacks on Google, which have prompted the search giant to threaten to leave China."
|Jan 21, 2010|
|286:|| YouTube Opens Movie Rental Service|
"Video-sharing site YouTube is taking its first steps into the online movie rental business."
|Jan 21, 2010|
|287:|| YouTube Opens Movie Rental Service||Jan 21, 2010|
|288:|| Google Investigating Inside Help Over Hack||Jan 18, 2010|
|289:|| 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|
|290:|| Nine Startup Dreams and Industries Google Crushed in 2009|
"...Google left a lot of collateral damage. A lot of folks, from tiny startups with high-fallutin' dreams to established industries, have found themselves in the path of the search behemoth."
|Dec 31, 2009|
|291:|| Google's AdMob Purchase Draws Antitrust Regulatory Scrutiny|
"Google's purchase of mobile advertising provider AdMob for $750 million has drawn closer regulatory scrutiny as U.S. antitrust officials have asked Google for more information on the deal.."
|Dec 28, 2009|
|292:|| In Google We Trust - 60% Govt now Using Google Docs|
"Does this mean that we've now handed the majority of our state governments' operational data to a single privately-controlled company which has well-publicized partnerships with other governments such as China?"
|Dec 25, 2009|
|293:|| Google Found Guilty of Violating Copyright|
"A Paris court on Friday found U.S. Internet giant Google guilty of violating copyright by digitising books and putting extracts online..."
|Dec 18, 2009|
|294:|| Report: Google Close to Buying Review Site Yelp|
TechCrunch says multiple sources confirm that Google is in the final stage of acquisition discussions with Yelp, a community review site.
|Dec 18, 2009|
|295:|| Google's Nexus One Phone||Dec 14, 2009|
|296:|| Google Launches Public DNS||Dec 3, 2009|
|297:|| Google Clarifies "First Click Free"||Dec 1, 2009|
|298:|| 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|
|299:|| Google Dashboard To Show Data Associated With Your Google Account||Nov 5, 2009|
|300:|| Google Maps Navigation (Beta) For Android 2.0|
"This new feature comes with everything you'd expect to find in a GPS navigation system, like 3D views, turn-by-turn voice guidance and automatic rerouting."
|Oct 28, 2009|
|301:|| Eric Schmidt on What the Web Will Look Like in 5 Years||Oct 28, 2009|
|302:|| Google Voice Now Comes With Your Existing Number||Oct 27, 2009|
|303:|| Google Voice Messages Now Removed From SERPs||Oct 20, 2009|
|304:|| U.S. and U.K. To Get Google's Campaign Insights|
"The system, called Campaign Insights, has been in beta test in the past year with marketers like PayPal and Simplexity and beginning today, the company will start offering it to its bigger advertisers in the U.S. and U.K."
|Oct 19, 2009|
|305:|| Google Net Income Up 27%||Oct 16, 2009|
|306:|| Google Plans to Launch an Online Bookstore: Google Editions||Oct 15, 2009|
|307:|| 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|
|308:|| Mozilla, MS not happy with Google Chrome Plug-in|
"Mozilla has joined Microsoft in questioning the logic of a new Google plug-in that turns Internet Explorer into Google Chrome. But unlike Redmond, the open source outfit actually presents a well-reasoned argument."
|Oct 1, 2009|
|309:|| 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|
|310:|| Google Issues C&D to Open Source Developer Over Android Mods|
"CyanogenM0d, a modified version of the Android operating system, received a cease and desist notice from Google."
|Sept 29, 2009|
|311:|| Google To Begins Spamming Maps With Logos|
"Google confirmed it would begin 'the experiment' shortly but declined to name the participating companies or to say whether company logos..."
|Sept 25, 2009|
|312:|| E.U. Court Adviser Backs Google's Right To Sell Ads For Brand Names|
"LVMH's Louis Vuitton fashion brand and others have been fighting such advertising after makers of imitation products piggybacked on those brands in online searches to attract customers."
|Sept 22, 2009|
|313:|| Google Combines DoubleClick Exchange With Its Own System|
"Google will for the first time combine the DoubleClick exchange with its own advertising system and technology."
|Sept 18, 2009|
|314:|| Google Acquires reCAPTCHA||Sept 16, 2009|
|315:|| 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|
|316:|| Chief of Google in China Leaving|
"Google said in a news release early Friday in Beijing that Mr. Lee, who was president of Google Greater China and vice president for engineering, would leave the company in mid-September."
|Sept 4, 2009|
|317:|| Google Lands Deal to Put Chrome Browser in Sony PCs|
"Google has forged a deal to distribute Chrome in Sony PCs sold in North America, the company's first such deal with a PC vendor and one of a number of efforts to popularize the Internet browser."
|Sept 1, 2009|
|318:|| Investors Start to Ask About "Other Revenue Sources" From Google|
"Google continues to gain share (in search), but I'd be very disappointed if four years from now they were not getting (significant) revenue from other sources,"
|Aug 31, 2009|
|319:|| YouTube to Extend Video Monetization|
"Now, when you upload a video to YouTube that accumulates lots of views, we may invite you to monetize that video and start earning revenue from it."
|Aug 26, 2009|
|320:|| Microsoft, Yahoo and Amazon Join Coalition Against Google Over Virtual Library||Aug 22, 2009|