|Forum: Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|361:|| Google Says Its AOL Investment May Be Impaired|
"In a deal announced in December 2005 and which closed the following year, Google paid $1 billion in cash for a 5 percent indirect equity stake in AOL."
|Aug 8, 2008|
|362:|| Google Accused of Hypocrisy on Privacy|
"In court documents defending a lawsuit brought against its Street View mapping tool it has asserted that "complete privacy doesn't exist."
|Aug 2, 2008|
|363:|| Google's UK Street View Gets Clearance, With Safeguards|
"It said the safeguards Google was putting in place, such as blurring faces and registration plates, were sufficient to allay worries about privacy."
|July 31, 2008|
|364:|| Google Considering Venture Capital Section|
"Google Inc. is working on plans to start a venture-capital arm, according to several people briefed on the discussions."
|July 31, 2008|
|365:|| Mediaset Sues Google and YouTube For $800Million|
"Italian broadcaster Mediaset has sued Internet search company Google Inc. and its unit YouTube for illegal use of its materials, seeking 500 million euros ($779.3 million) in damages, Mediaset said on Wednesday."
|July 30, 2008|
|366:|| Google Knol is Launched|
"With Knol, we are introducing a new method for authors to work together that we call "moderated collaboration." With this feature, any reader can make suggested edits to a knol which the author may then choose to accept, reject, or modify before these contributions become visible to the public. This allows authors to accept suggestions from everyone in the world while remaining in control of their content."
|July 24, 2008|
|367:|| Google Rumored Close to Digg Acquisition for "Around $200 Million"||July 23, 2008|
|368:|| Google Share of Search Dips, Yahoo and Live Search Rise|
"In a rare slip for Google, Yahoo and Microsoft gained share as Google lost ground in the Web search market in June, industry data released on Friday shows."
|July 22, 2008|
|369:|| American Airlines Settles Google Trademark Lawsuit|
"American Airlines, a unit of AMR Corp., dropped a trademark lawsuit against Google Inc. over the search engine's use of the carrier's name to trigger paid Internet advertisements for competitors."
|July 19, 2008|
|370:|| Google Earnings Hit By UK Ad Dip|
"Google reported the first-ever sequential quarterly revenue decline in its U.K. business."
|July 19, 2008|
|371:|| Google 2nd QTR 2008 Results: Profit Up 35 pct|
"With online and international traffic increasing, Google today reported a nearly 35 percent jump in profit for its second quarter, compared with the same period last year."
|July 17, 2008|
|372:|| Class Action Lawsuit For Google With Ads On Parked Domains||July 16, 2008|
|373:|| Viacom "backs off" From Demand For YouTube User Viewing Habits|
"Google, owners of YouTube, will now hand over the database but without data that could identify users."
|July 15, 2008|
|374:|| Stalemate In YouTube Identity Protection Between Google and Viacom|
"We hope that Google will turn its focus back to anonymizing the data they are required to deliver, and spend less time making statements about why they won't get it done."
|July 12, 2008|
|375:|| Google CEO: "The World is better off with an independent Yahoo"||July 11, 2008|
|376:|| Google Unveils 3D Virtual World Called Lively|
"...it's launching its own world, a virtual world, to be exact."
|July 9, 2008|
|377:|| Google Affiliate Network Debuts New Interface|
"They've changed the color scheme and branding, but the functionality is exactly the same."
|July 8, 2008|
|378:|| Judge Orders Google to Turn Over YouTube WebServer Logs and User ID's|
"Google will have to turn over every record of every video watched by YouTube users...Viacom wants the data to prove that infringing material is more popular than user-created videos, which could be used to increase Google's liability if it is found guilty of contributory infringement."
|July 3, 2008|
|379:|| Doubleclick Performics is now Google Affiliate Network!|
Google Affiliate Network connects advertisers and publishers who want to increase sales and drive leads through affiliate marketing."
|June 30, 2008|
|380:|| Changing the Way We Do Science - with Google Software|
"The idea is that with enough data, we no longer need to create and test theories."
|June 29, 2008|
|381:|| Google Tests iGoogle Social Networking|
"The updates include chat, activity streaming and a new interface for the gadgets offered on the start page."
|June 27, 2008|
|382:|| Google Media Server: Desktop to TV|
"Google Media Server is a Windows application that aims to bridge the gap between Google and your TV."
|June 27, 2008|
|383:|| Google Hires New CFO: Patrick Pichette||June 26, 2008|
|384:|| YouTube Screening Room|
"YouTube has added long form videos/movies, in the form of deals with indie filmmakers, and launched its YouTube Screening Room."
|June 19, 2008|
|385:|| Google Still Unsure How To Make Money With YouTube|
"Eric Schmidt, the search giant's chief executive, said it "seemed obvious" that Google should be able to generate "significant amounts of money" from YouTube, on which hundreds of millions of videos are watched every day, but that as yet it hadn't figured out how to go about it."
|June 14, 2008|
|386:|| Google Deal With Yahoo Raises Antitrust Questions|
"the heads of key subcommittees in the House and the Senate reiterated their intention to look into whether the Google-Yahoo arrangement would diminish competition."
|June 14, 2008|
|387:|| Google's Eric Schmidt Says, "We don't have an 'Evilmeter"|
"Google Inc Chief Executive Eric Schmidt on Wednesday detailed his theory of competition in the Web industry while saying Google's famous mantra of "Don't be evil" is often misunderstood."
|June 12, 2008|
|388:|| Google's Marissa Mayer Explains The New Favicon||June 7, 2008|
|389:|| Google Takes R&D Offices at NASA Lab|
"Google has signed a deal to build a series of research and development offices at a Nasa lab in Silicon Valley."
|June 5, 2008|
|390:|| Google in Violation of California Privacy Act?||May 30, 2008|
|391:|| Belgian Publishers Want $77.5 Million Damages From Google|
"We entered in negotiations with Google to reach an agreement, but they have now failed,"
|May 28, 2008|
|392:|| Viacom Lawsuit On Google's YouTube Threatens Internet Freedom|
"A one billion dollar lawsuit against YouTube threatens internet freedom, according to its owner Google."
|May 27, 2008|
|393:|| Google's Larry Page "White Space" For Low Power Wireless|
"I think it will make a huge difference to everybody," Page said during a morning appearance at a Washington think tank."
|May 23, 2008|
|394:|| Google Sites Open To All|
"Now you can securely host your own website at Google sites and add as many pages as you like for free."
|May 22, 2008|
|395:|| Google Would Structure Yahoo Ad Deal to "address antitrust concerns."||May 22, 2008|
|396:|| Google Health Now Publicly Available|
"It offers users a safe and secure way to collect, store, and manage their medical records and health information online."
|May 20, 2008|
|397:|| 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|
|398:|| Google's Sergey Brin Says Social Network Ad Business Getting Better|
"Google co-founder Sergey Brin said on Thursday advertising on social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace was getting better, but was still not perfect."
|May 15, 2008|
|399:|| E.U. Raises Privacy Concerns Over Google's Street View Maps|
"The ability of Google Inc's map service to put detailed street-level images on the Internet could raise concerns in Europe if it was introduced there, the EU's data protection agency said on Thursday."
|May 15, 2008|
|400:|| Google Friend Connect, For The Social Web|
"Visitors to any site using Google Friend Connect will be able to see, invite, and interact with new friends, or, using secure authorization APIs, with existing friends from social sites on the web, including Facebook, Google Talk, hi5, orkut, Plaxo, and more."
|May 12, 2008|