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|41:|| Google Stealth Launching Latitude Leaderboards|
Now check check-ins earn you points which are tallied and used to rank Google+ users on a global leaderboard, just like on Foursquare.
|Feb 20, 2012|
|42:|| Google Strengthens Two-Step Verification Of Google Accounts With Secure USB Key|
Help protect your Google Accounts to a greater extent with "Security Key."
|Oct 21, 2014|
|43:|| Google Teams up with SalesForce.com|
"The two partners unveiled their new service -- known as Salesforce Group Edition featuring Google AdWords ..."
|June 6, 2007|
|44:|| Google Tests Third Party Tools To Manage Google+ Page|
These companies will offer a subset of their clients the ability to manage circles, publish to Google+, and monitor usage.
|Nov 16, 2011|
|45:|| Google To Close Bookmark Lists, Friend Connect, Gears, and Others |
Google has decided to close a number of its services.
|Nov 23, 2011|
|46:|| Google To Close Google Wave|
"...Wave has not seen the user adoption we would have liked. We don't plan to continue developing Wave as a standalone product, but we will maintain the site at least through the end of the year and extend the technology for use in other Google projects. "
|Aug 5, 2010|
|47:|| Google To Open Photo Sharing Service, Photovine|
Photovine is a community that's about creating fun and unique collections of photos that we call Vines.
|July 12, 2011|
|48:|| Google To Shut Down Code Search, Google Buzz, Jaiku iGoogle and Others|
Google made some announcements of services it is planning on closing.
|Oct 18, 2011|
|49:|| Google Toolbar (BETA) For IE Lets You Get Gadgets & Save Settings Online||Dec 14, 2007|
|50:|| Google Toolbar 2.0|
"...includes pop-up killing, auto form-filling, and some other fun things."
|June 25, 2003|
|51:|| Google Toolbar 4 for IE|
"This toolbar appears to me as a kind of mortar to help keep the pieces together, like a software as service application or a virtual desktop- or at least that's the direction it seems to be taking."
|Jan 30, 2006|
|52:|| Google Toolbar AutoUpdate Pushes AutoLink Feature|
"Google forced an update to their toolbar that activated an autolink button feature by default. What this means is that this button, when activated, will allow Google to place links on your web page to Amazon, among other places."
|Aug 8, 2005|
|53:|| Google Toolbar Page Rank Goes Missing|
Currently not being seen on toolbar.
|May 28, 2005|
|54:|| Google Toolbar Racks Data Even When Turned Off|
|Jan 26, 2010|
|55:|| Google Toolbar Updated v1.70|
Appears to cure widely reported problem of random pr values.
|Mar 9, 2003|
|56:|| Google Updates Desktop Search 5 BETA|
"Google has launched Desktop Search 5 BETA"
|Mar 7, 2007|
|57:|| Google Updates Desktop|
"Search for files across all your computers, share information with your friends right from the Sidebar."
|Feb 9, 2006|
|58:|| Google Updates Q1 2010 Spam and Virus Trend Data|
"Although spam and virus levels did fall below Q4'09 highs, reports from Google's global analytics show that spam levels held relatively steady over the course of Q1'10."
|Apr 15, 2010|
|59:|| Google sitemaps tools updated||June 23, 2006|
|60:|| Google's Enterprise Search Appliance Reaches UK|
Enterprise Search appliance launched in UK.
|Oct 21, 2004|
|61:|| Google+ Adds Application Sign-In|
Google announced Google+ application sign-in which is claims is simpler, more secure, and excludes social spam.
|Feb 27, 2013|
|62:|| Google+ Circles, Hangouts, Mobile and Sparks Social Network, Limited Trial|
We'd like to bring the nuance and richness of real-life sharing to software. We want to make Google better by including you, your relationships, and your interests. And so begins the Google+ project
|June 29, 2011|
|63:|| Google+ Given a Facelift|
Google says it has made G+ more functional and flexible.
|Apr 11, 2012|
|64:|| Google+ Local Rolling Out|
From the new 'Local' tab on the left-hand side of Google+, you can search for specific places or browse for ones that fit your mood. If you click on a restaurant, or a museum (or whatever), you'll be taken to a local Google+ page that includes photos, Zagat scores and summaries, reviews from people you know, and other useful information like address and opening hours.
|May 30, 2012|
|65:|| Googles Handles Server Failure|
Google talks hardware at recent Eclipse programming conference. " With so many commodity hardware servers, "expect to lose one a day," he said. Google decided to "try to deal with that in an automated way. "
|Mar 3, 2005|
|66:|| New Google Talk APIs|
"In addition to enabling interoperability with Google Talk, there are several general purpose components in the library such as the P2P stack which can be used to build a variety of communication and collaboration applications."
|Dec 20, 2005|
|67:|| New Google Toolbar 3 Beta Released|
A few new Google Toolbar features: Word translator, spell check webforms..
|Feb 17, 2005|
|68:|| New Google Toolbar Feature Rekindles the Old SmartTag Debate|
The AutoLink feature of the new beta Google toolbar, threatens to refire the incendiary debate over SmartTags.
|Feb 17, 2005|
|69:|| New Google Toolbar Out||Aug 13, 2003|
|70:|| New Version of Google Deskbar Released|
An update to the Google Deskbar.
|Mar 22, 2004|
|71:|| Official Google Toolbar for Firefox|
"Google will be releasing next week: a version of our IE Toolbar for Firefox. It will most likely be released on July 7th"
|July 5, 2005|
|72:|| Old Google Toolbar Vulnerability Found|
"This vulnerability is only present when Google Toolbar is used in conjunction with Microsoft Internet Explorer. Neither product is vulnerable by themselves. Upgrade to Google Toolbar version 2.0.113 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds."
|Oct 22, 2004|
|73:|| Optimizing for Desktop Search?|
"I found the information on my Tivo box and then saved it as a text file on my computer, heavily "optimizing" the text in the document, "stuffing" it with keywords that I thought I might use in the future when trying to find the same information."
|Jan 24, 2005|
|74:|| PageRank Indicator for Linux and Mac OSX|
Linux and Mac browser toolbars with PageRank indicators. Hurry while it lasts.
|June 9, 2004|
|75:|| Prices reduced on Google Search Appliance|
"Google...said on Wednesday it has cut the price on licenses for its hardware that helps small and medium-sized businesses add search to their internal networks and public Web sites."
|Apr 6, 2005|
|76:|| Report: Google + Still Failing to Win Brands Over|
Two years after introducing its social network, Google Inc is struggling to win over the brands and businesses that have been its most loyal customers in the Internet search market.
|May 19, 2013|
|77:|| Report: Google+ Up 27pct Feb-Mar 2012|
But the ever-elusive engagement figure for Google+ still remains mysterious: What percentage of its total users are logging into their profiles, adjusting their circles, and commenting on friends' posts each day, week, or month?
|Apr 9, 2012|
|78:|| Retro Classic: GoogleBot visits what you visit if you have the toolbar|
"Make a new document that no one knows about. Visit that location a couple times with your toolbar on. Set logging on this document.... wait a month and here comes Google."
|Oct 19, 2004|
|79:|| Second Google Desktop Vulnerability Reported|
"This is the second security problem reported this week for the software. On Wednesday, researchers at Watchfire said they'd found a flaw that could allow attackers to read files or run unauthorized software on systems running Google Desktop."
|Feb 24, 2007|
|80:|| Senior Google Execs Not Using Google+|
Strong management support would seem to be key for a new product's success. After all, if the company behind it doesn't demonstrate an interest or confidence in the product, why should anyone else?
|Oct 5, 2011|