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|561:|| 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|
|562:|| 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|
|563:|| 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|
|564:|| Google Wave Product, Developers Preview|
"In Google Wave you create a wave and add people to it."
|May 29, 2009|
|565:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|566:|| 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|
|567:|| 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|
|568:|| 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|
|569:|| 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|
|570:|| Google Wins Case over Microsoft and Employees NonCompete||Sept 13, 2005|
|571:|| 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|
|572:|| 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|
|573:|| Google Working on Video Search|
Rumor is that Google - among others - is working on searching video clips.
|Dec 1, 2004|
|574:|| Google Would Structure Yahoo Ad Deal to "address antitrust concerns."||May 22, 2008|
|575:|| 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|
|576:|| 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|
|577:|| 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|
|578:|| 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|
|579:|| 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|
|580:|| 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|
|581:|| 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|
|582:|| 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|
|583:|| Google and MySpace In New Search Deal|
"Terms of the agreement were not disclosed."
|Dec 16, 2010|
|584:|| 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|
|585:|| 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|
|586:|| 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|
|587:|| Google and Verizon Issue Joint Statement For Govt Regulation of Internet|
"Our joint proposal takes the form of a suggested legislative framework for consideration by lawmakers,"
|Aug 9, 2010|
|588:|| Google and Verizon in Talks on Paying For Internet Priority|
"The agreement could eventually lead to higher charges for Internet users."
|Aug 5, 2010|
|589:|| Google and Visa Team Up In Mobile Payments Partnership|
"The services will allow consumers to receive notifications about transactions on their bank accounts and obtain promotional offers from merchants."
|Sept 26, 2008|
|590:|| Google and Your Brain|
"Now Google is applying "neuromarketing" to video advertising."
|Oct 27, 2008|
|591:|| Google buys Adscape for $23m|
"Adscape's technology allows advertisers to place ads within games, as well as giving marketers the ability to measure ad performance."`
|Feb 16, 2007|
|592:|| Google buys R&D in Brazil|
"Google Inc. said... ...it had bought Brazil's Akwan Information Technologies, which it will use to set up a research and development center for Latin America."
|July 21, 2005|
|593:|| Google co-founders hold 16 percent stake in company|
"... co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin each own nearly 16 percent of the Internet search engine."
|May 21, 2004|
|594:|| Google considers European retail push|
"Google is attempting a significant push into the European retail industry with plans to launch a service aimed at giving traditional bricks-and-mortar retailers a base from which to market and sell their goods online."
|Mar 16, 2006|
|595:|| Google crafts algorithms to get more women in more positions|
Engineering has historically been male-dominated, but geek culture runs particularly deep at the Chocolate Factory, where job interviews involve marching potential recruits through a battery of logic puzzles and coding challenges that rival most oral dissertation exams. Google-watchers say that tendency has increased since Larry Page became the company's CEO in 2011. A programmer himself, Page has assembled an inner circle of top product engineers to help steer the company, most of whom have been men.
|Aug 26, 2012|
|596:|| Google eBooks eBookstore Launches In U.S.|
"Google eBooks will be available in the U.S. from a new Google eBookstore."
|Dec 6, 2010|
|597:|| Google files WiFi patents|
"The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has published three wireless-related patents filed by Google employees as the search giant seeks to delve deeper into the wireless market."
|Mar 29, 2006|
|598:|| Google forced to give up records|
"Google will have to hand over details of users' internet searches to the United States government after a judge said the company must comply with a federal investigation."
|Mar 15, 2006|
|599:|| Google gains ground in China, according to report||Jan 18, 2006|
|600:|| Google goes into radio and buys dMarc|
"Internet search engine Google Inc. on Tuesday said it agreed to buy dMarc Broadcasting Inc., a digital solutions provider for radio broadcasters, for undisclosed terms."
|Jan 17, 2006|