|Forum: Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|481:|| 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|
|482:|| 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|
|483:|| 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|
|484:|| Google Invests With Partners in $3.2B Wireless Broadband Company|
"Google, Comcast, Intel Capital, Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks and Trilogy Equity Partners have entered into an agreement to invest $3.2 billion in a new wireless broadband company."
|May 8, 2008|
|485:|| 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|
|486:|| DoubleClick Mobile Integrates With Mobile Ad Networks|
"DoubleClick Mobile, the company's advertising delivery system for mobile devices, is integrating with mobile ad networks including AdMob, Google's AdSense for mobile content, and Millennial Media's premium MBrand network as well as its Decktrade performance network."
|Apr 30, 2008|
|487:|| Google Image Adverts on Mobile Phones|
"the company said it had designed mobile images to look like standard graphical display ads for desktop computer Web pages, but made them smaller to fit on mobile phone screens."
|Apr 24, 2008|
|488:|| Google, And Others, Invests $130Million In ESolar|
"Solar thermal company eSolar said on Monday it closed $130 million in funding from Google Inc's philanthropy arm and other investors."
|Apr 22, 2008|
|489:|| Google Account Creates Privacy and Security Issues|
"When Google detects their cookie from any of their products (Google Groups, AdSense, Google Checkout, Gmail, to name a few) on your computer, they force you to log in through the same Google account. This causes both privacy and security issues."
|Apr 21, 2008|
|490:|| Google's Q1 profit up 31% to $1.31 Billion|
"Google Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $1.31 billion, or $4.12 a share, compared to $1 billion, or $3.18 a share, in the same period last year."
|Apr 17, 2008|
|491:|| Yahoo Google Outsourced Ad Deal Yields Positive Results||Apr 17, 2008|
|492:|| Google KML Becomes an International Standard For Map Sharing|
"Starting today, Google no longer controls KML. The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), an international standards body, has announced the completion of KML's standardization process. KML has become an OGC Standard, and the OGC will take responsibility for maintaining and extending it."
|Apr 15, 2008|
|493:|| SalesForce Integrates with Google Apps|
"Salesforce has integrated Google's online productivity applications with its on-demand CRM (customer relationship management) offerings,..."
|Apr 14, 2008|
|494:|| Google App Engine Preview For Enterprise Applications|
"Google is offering to host enterprise web applications on its own infrastructure with a new tool for developers, App Engine."
|Apr 8, 2008|
|495:|| Google Data Retention Policy Defended After EU Report|
"We believe that data retention requirements have to take into account the need to provide quality products and services for users, like accurate search results, as well as system security and integrity concerns,"
|Apr 8, 2008|
|496:|| Google Sued For Street View Privacy Breach||Apr 6, 2008|
|497:|| Google Docs Now Editable While Offline|
"The world's top Internet company said it will begin over the next several weeks to allow users of its Google Docs word processing application to edit documents without an active Web connection, on planes, trains and other disconnected spots."
|Apr 5, 2008|
|498:|| Google To Continue to Push For New Rules In Wireless Networks|
"In a statement, the Internet services leader said it planned to remain active in rule-making by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission that will govern how Verizon Communications, the winning bidder for the "C Block" of nationwide wireless spectrum, will operate its network."
|Apr 4, 2008|
|499:|| Google Is Selling Performics Search Marketing|
"Maintaining objectivity in both search and advertising is paramount to Google's mission and core to the trust we ask from our users. For this reason, we plan to sell the Performics search marketing business to a third party."
|Apr 2, 2008|
|500:|| Google Pushing FCC For Use of Underutilized Airwaves|
"As Google has pointed out previously, the vast majority of viable spectrum in this country simply goes unused, or else is grossly underutilized,"
|Mar 24, 2008|
|501:|| Google CEO Says It Can Handle Economic Slowdown||Mar 18, 2008|
|502:|| Google Says Microsoft/Yahoo Deal Might Hurt The Internet|
"We would be concerned by any kind of acquisition of Yahoo by Microsoft," Chief Executive Eric Schmidt told reporters.
|Mar 17, 2008|
|503:|| Google to Unveil Ad Manager Service|
"Google Inc. plans to announce a new service that Web publishers can use to manage their online ad sales and serve up ads each time a consumer pulls up a Web page."
|Mar 13, 2008|
|504:|| DoubleClick Deal Good Timing For Google|
"That's why the closing of the DoubleClick acquisition arrives at a particularly interesting time for Google, especially since DoubleClick is expected to boost Google's anemic display advertising business and thus allow the company to add some diversification to its revenue stream."
|Mar 12, 2008|
|505:|| Make Your Own YouTubes: Google's YouTube Opens Up For Developers|
"YouTube said its latest customization offerings allow anyone building a Web site or Internet-connected software program to upload videos straight to YouTube. They can fetch video feeds, comments, responses or playlists from YouTube."
|Mar 12, 2008|
|506:|| EU Gives the Go Ahead for Google DoubleClick|
"European Union regulators cleared Google Inc.'s $3.1 billion bid for online ad tracker DoubleClick, saying the deal will not hurt competition for online ads."
|Mar 11, 2008|
|507:|| Google Removes Street Views Of Military Installations|
"The Pentagon banned the Internet giant's digital-mapping vehicles from all military installations after detailed photographs of Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio appeared on Google Maps."
|Mar 7, 2008|
|508:|| 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|
|509:|| Google DoubleClick Merger Said to Get EU Approval|
"Google is expected to receive unconditional approval from European Union regulators next week for its $3.1 billion takeover of ad firm DoubleClick, people familiar with the situation said."
|Mar 6, 2008|
|510:|| Google Launches 'Google Sites' Web Site Publishing Service|
"Google Sites, as the new site publishing service is known, is a scaled back version of JotSpot, an easy-to-edit service for organizations and individuals to set up and edit Web sites that Google had acquired 16 months ago for undisclosed terms."
|Feb 28, 2008|
|511:|| GOOG Stock Down 8% Today On Unfavorable Advertising Report|
"...shares of the Web search giant tumbled more than 8 percent." Down to $446 from a high of $747 just two months ago.
|Feb 26, 2008|
|512:|| Chat Back With Google Talk|
"...a new Google Talk feature that lets visitors to your web site chat with you. We call it "chatback" because instead of you doing all the talking on your blog, your visitors can talk back to you."
|Feb 26, 2008|
|513:|| Google And Partners To Build Undersea Cable For Internet Growth|
"Web search company Google Inc has agreed to build an undersea cable with five telecoms operators that will link the United States to Japan, and provide the capacity to sustain a surge in Internet traffic between the continents."
|Feb 26, 2008|
|514:|| Google Pilot Project To Store Patients' Health Records|
"The pilot project to be announced Thursday will involve 1,500 to 10,000 patients at the Cleveland Clinic who volunteered to an electronic transfer of their personal health records so they can be retrieved through Google's new service, which won't be open to the general public."
|Feb 21, 2008|
|515:|| Google Decides To Sell Display Ads In Web Videos|
"Web search leader Google Inc. plans to start selling ads to appear in Web videos after it agreed a partnership with YuMe, an online video advertising network."
|Feb 21, 2008|
|516:|| $25 Million Lawsuit Claims Google Stole Earth Sky Layer Idea|
"Jonathan Cobb claims in his suit that he disclosed the idea for a Google Sky idea in internal e-mail discussion groups when he worked at Google as a contractor beginning in 2006."
|Feb 18, 2008|
|517:|| Google Apps Team Edition, For Free|
"Google is releasing a new edition of its hosted applications suite that end-users can bring into the workplace without the involvement of their IT department."
|Feb 8, 2008|
|518:|| Google Goes For Music Downloads In China|
"The U.S. search giant is in the late planning stages of a joint venture with a Chinese online music company that would permit it to provide free, licensed, music downloads in China."
|Feb 6, 2008|
|519:|| Google Responds to Microsoft's Bid for Yahoo|
"So Microsoft's hostile bid for Yahoo! raises troubling questions. This is about more than simply a financial transaction, one company taking over another. It's about preserving the underlying principles of the Internet: openness and innovation."
|Feb 4, 2008|
|520:|| Google 4Q Profit Misses Expectations|
"For all of 2007, Google earned $4.2 billion, or $13.29 per share, a 37 percent improvement over $3.1 billion, or $9.94 per share, in 2006. Revenue in 2007 totaled $16.6 billion, a 56 percent increase from $10.6 billion in 2006."
|Feb 1, 2008|