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|561:|| Google To Let Users Create Own Maps: MyMaps|
"Google is out to make map-making simpler, giving away tools for ordinary users to pinpoint locations, draw routes and attach photos or video to existing online maps, the company said on Wednesday."
|Apr 5, 2007|
|562:|| Google To Release Chrome O/S 'Late Fall'|
"The Chrome operating system will be centred around the web browser, with all software including high-end applications such as those used in photo and video editing housed in external servers known as a cloud."
|June 2, 2010|
|563:|| Google To Retire Its Affiliate Network|
Google is to shutter it's Affiliate Network over the next few months.
|Apr 17, 2013|
|564:|| Google To Work With Sky|
Eric Schmidt : 'We will be delivering exciting new services for Sky Broadband customers all over the UK.'
|Dec 6, 2006|
|565:|| Google Tops Out According to Comscore|
Raise an eyebrow on this one: "We think (the) loss in domestic market share could signal a topping point" for Google"
|Aug 20, 2006|
|566:|| 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|
|567:|| Google Unveils 3D Virtual World Called Lively|
"...it's launching its own world, a virtual world, to be exact."
|July 9, 2008|
|568:|| Google Ventures, Sequoia, Salesforce Give HubSpot $32M|
Google Ventures today joined Sequoia Capital and Salesforce.com Inc. in a $32 million Series D round for HubSpot. The company has now raised $65 million.[br][br]"We agree with HubSpot's belief that search engines, social media and mobile devices have fundamentally changed how businesses should market themselves," said Rich Miner, a partner at Google Ventures and a co-founder of Android Inc. (which Google acquired in 2005), in a statement. "We're thrilled to support their efforts to help thousands of small and medium businesses reach potential customers."
|Mar 9, 2011|
|569:|| Google Video Exits Monetization Business|
"The company will stop offering download-to-own and download-to-rent programs on Wednesday, according to an e-mail message sent to customers yesterday."
|Aug 11, 2007|
|570:|| Google Voice Local Search|
"GVLS is a new free phone information service, currently only for business listings, that offers an alternative to the phone companies' not-free 411 services. You call 1-800-GOOG-411 (1-800-466-4411) and according to Google, if the business is part of the Google Maps database, you should be able to get connected. "
|Apr 11, 2007|
|571:|| Google Voice Messages Now Removed From SERPs||Oct 20, 2009|
|572:|| Google Voice Now Comes With Your Existing Number||Oct 27, 2009|
|573:|| 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|
|574:|| Google Voice Starts To Open Up Further||June 25, 2009|
|575:|| Google Wallet Launches on Sprint and working with Visa, American Express and Discover|
Today we're releasing the first version of the app to Sprint. That means we're beginning to roll out Google Wallet to all Sprint Nexus S 4G phones through an over-the-air update.
|Sept 19, 2011|
|576:|| Google Wants 'Open' Wireless Networks|
"Google and its allies may have lost key Capitol Hill votes on Net neutrality laws last year, but now they're mounting a counterattack: a lobbying effort to extend similar rules to forthcoming wireless broadband networks."
|June 14, 2007|
|577:|| Google Wants Global Privacy Laws|
"Search site Google has called on governments and business to agree a basic set of global privacy rules. Without global standards the health of the internet was at risk, the firm's privacy chief Peter Fleischer told a UN agency conference in Strasbourg."
|Sept 14, 2007|
|578:|| Google Wave Product, Developers Preview|
"In Google Wave you create a wave and add people to it."
|May 29, 2009|
|579:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|580:|| Google WiFi - Secure Access Software (Beta)|
"Google Secure Access is a downloadable client application that allows users to establish a more secure WiFi connection."
|Sept 20, 2005|
|581:|| Google Will End European Ad Agency Money Back Scheme|
"The programme, called Best Practice Funding, will wind up at the end of 2008."
|Sept 20, 2007|
|582:|| Google Will Get Independent Audits Over Buzz Privacy|
Google will be subjected to independent privacy audits for the next 20 years over charges that it "violated its own privacy promises".[br][br]"Google Buzz fell short of our usual standards," Google said in a blog post.
|Mar 30, 2011|
|583:|| Google Will Have "Right to be Forgotten" System, In Germany, Within Two Weeks|
"They promised to come up with a process within two weeks for users to log their complaints,"
|May 15, 2014|
|584:|| Google Wins Case over Microsoft and Employees NonCompete||Sept 13, 2005|
|585:|| Google Wins Key Ruling in Patent Dispute|
"In a summary judgment issued Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Douglas Woodlock in Massachusetts decided that Google Earth doesn't infringe on a patent issued to Skyline Software Systems Inc. in 2002."
|Mar 9, 2007|
|586:|| Google Wins Landmark AdWords Appeal In Australia Over Competitor Names|
The ACCC in 2007 accused Google of engaging in "misleading and deceptive" behavior when it displayed ads for a company called CarSales in search results related to Honda Australia.
|Feb 6, 2013|
|587:|| Google Working on Video Search|
Rumor is that Google - among others - is working on searching video clips.
|Dec 1, 2004|
|588:|| Google Would Structure Yahoo Ad Deal to "address antitrust concerns."||May 22, 2008|
|589:|| 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|
|590:|| Google aims to track users with wi-fi|
"Google aims to be able to track its users to within 100-200 feet of their location through new wireless networks in order to serve them with relevant advertising from local businesses."
|Apr 7, 2006|
|591:|| Google and Dell Slapped with Spyware Label|
"Removing the Google Toolbar from a new Dell system doesn't completely take away Google's effect on a PC. Ulevitch thinks this borders on placing spyware on new computers, for the sake of boosting the razor-thin margins in Dell's PC business."
|May 23, 2007|
|592:|| Google and FTC Agree Settlement Over Antitrust|
The FTC announced the results of its lengthy investigation into Google's practices today and will require Google to make minor changes to resolve complaints by competitors and advertisers.
|Jan 3, 2013|
|593:|| Google and I.B.M. Join in 'Cloud Computing' Research|
"The two companies are investing to build large data centers that students can tap into over the Internet to program and research remotely, which is called "cloud computing.""
|Oct 8, 2007|
|594:|| Google and Intel Partner on Energy Efficiency|
"Web search leader Google and semiconductor maker Intel launched a broad-based programme on Tuesday to introduce more energy-efficient personal computers and server systems to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions."
|June 13, 2007|
|595:|| Google and Microsoft Settle Rift Over Employee|
"Microsoft said late Thursday it had reached a settlement with rival Google and former employee Kai-Fu Lee, thus putting to bed a legal battle that had exposed behind-the-scenes ill-feeling between the companies."
|Dec 27, 2005|
|596:|| Google and Microsoft Trade Barbs in Dueling AntiTrust Claims|
Microsoft said Google's acquisition of DoubleClick went over the line, while Google claims Vista went over the line...
|June 11, 2007|
|597:|| Google and MySpace In New Search Deal|
"Terms of the agreement were not disclosed."
|Dec 16, 2010|
|598:|| Google and Opera extend search provider deal|
Google Inc. has agreed with Norway's Opera Software ASA to integrate Google as the default search partner for the Opera mobile and desktop browsers
|Aug 22, 2012|
|599:|| Google and Sun in Collaborative Effort|
Google's CEO and Sun to Announce Partnership. Google to strike a direct blow into the heart of Microsoft's profit and power base.
|Oct 4, 2005|
|600:|| Google and Sun to Co-fund Anti-Spyware Coalition|
"Web search powerhouse Google has joined with Sun Microsystems to fund a new anti-spyware coalition that is on tap to launch on Jan. 25, according to information reaching eWEEK."
|Jan 25, 2006|