|Forum: Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|561:|| Google To Distribute Video From MTV Networks To Hundreds Of Web Sites||Aug 7, 2006|
|562:|| Google To Expand Presence in New York|
"Google's blockbuster invasion of New York and its impending takeover of nearly two floors of the massive building aim to make New York City a key component of its little-publicized global expansion... The ultimate goal? Perhaps the planet's biggest ever computer network, bypassing all those pesky cable and telephone companies."
|Sept 12, 2006|
|563:|| Google To Give 3 Months Notice Of Rejecting AdWords In France|
"Google has pledged to overhaul its rules and procedures for blocking certain advertisers from buying 'sponsored links' on its search engine as part of a settlement with French authorities..."
|Oct 28, 2010|
|564:|| Google To Issue Privacy Reset For Buzz|
"The search giant will ask all its users to confirm or change their privacy settings, starting on 5 April."
|Apr 5, 2010|
|565:|| 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|
|566:|| 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|
|567:|| Google To Retire Its Affiliate Network|
Google is to shutter it's Affiliate Network over the next few months.
|Apr 17, 2013|
|568:|| 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|
|569:|| 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|
|570:|| 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|
|571:|| Google Unveils 3D Virtual World Called Lively|
"...it's launching its own world, a virtual world, to be exact."
|July 9, 2008|
|572:|| Google Unveils Restructuring: Creating Alphabet Inc|
Google Inc. is adopting a new structure that makes it more of a holding company, giving the main Web businesses more independence while providing more transparency into executives' ambitious investments and spending on research. Alphabet Inc. will be the name of what will effectively be a new holding company. Google Inc. will be part of that and include YouTube, Android mobile software and other Web-based products. Alphabet will also include Calico, Google Ventures, Google Capital, Google X and other subsidiaries, the Web company said in a blog post Monday.
|Aug 11, 2015|
|573:|| 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|
|574:|| 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|
|575:|| 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|
|576:|| Google Voice Messages Now Removed From SERPs||Oct 20, 2009|
|577:|| Google Voice Now Comes With Your Existing Number||Oct 27, 2009|
|578:|| 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|
|579:|| Google Voice Starts To Open Up Further||June 25, 2009|
|580:|| 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|
|581:|| 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|
|582:|| 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|
|583:|| Google Wave Product, Developers Preview|
"In Google Wave you create a wave and add people to it."
|May 29, 2009|
|584:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|585:|| 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|
|586:|| 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|
|587:|| 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|
|588:|| 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|
|589:|| Google Wins Case over Microsoft and Employees NonCompete||Sept 13, 2005|
|590:|| 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|
|591:|| 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|
|592:|| Google Working on Video Search|
Rumor is that Google - among others - is working on searching video clips.
|Dec 1, 2004|
|593:|| Google Would Structure Yahoo Ad Deal to "address antitrust concerns."||May 22, 2008|
|594:|| 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|
|595:|| 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|
|596:|| 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|
|597:|| 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|
|598:|| 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|
|599:|| 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|
|600:|| 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|