|Forum: Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|601:|| 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|
|602:|| 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|
|603:|| Google Working on Video Search|
Rumor is that Google - among others - is working on searching video clips.
|Dec 1, 2004|
|604:|| Google Would Structure Yahoo Ad Deal to "address antitrust concerns."||May 22, 2008|
|605:|| 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|
|606:|| 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|
|607:|| 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|
|608:|| 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|
|609:|| 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|
|610:|| 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|
|611:|| 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|
|612:|| 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|
|613:|| Google and MySpace In New Search Deal|
"Terms of the agreement were not disclosed."
|Dec 16, 2010|
|614:|| 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|
|615:|| 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|
|616:|| 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|
|617:|| 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|
|618:|| Google and Verizon in Talks on Paying For Internet Priority|
"The agreement could eventually lead to higher charges for Internet users."
|Aug 5, 2010|
|619:|| 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|
|620:|| Google and Your Brain|
"Now Google is applying "neuromarketing" to video advertising."
|Oct 27, 2008|
|621:|| 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|
|622:|| 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|
|623:|| 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|
|624:|| 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|
|625:|| 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|
|626:|| Google eBooks eBookstore Launches In U.S.|
"Google eBooks will be available in the U.S. from a new Google eBookstore."
|Dec 6, 2010|
|627:|| 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|
|628:|| 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|
|629:|| Google gains ground in China, according to report||Jan 18, 2006|
|630:|| 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|
|631:|| Google goes to Congress to block IAPs charging for faster data|
"Google Inc. co-founder Sergey Brin worked the halls of Congress Tuesday, asking members including Republican Sen. John McCain to block Internet access providers from charging Web sites more to deliver data faster to consumers."
|June 7, 2006|
|632:|| Google has no license for China service says newspaper|
"Internet search giant Google Inc.'s controversial expansion into China now faces possible trouble with regulators after a Beijing newspaper said its new Chinese-language platform does not have a license."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|633:|| Google in 'significant breach' of UK Data Protection Laws|
"...the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) will audit Google's data protection practices."
|Nov 3, 2010|
|634:|| Google in Content Deal With Media Companies|
"Google is working with Dow Jones & Company, Condé Nast, Sony BMG Music Entertainment and other large content companies to syndicate their video content on other Web sites."
|Feb 27, 2007|
|635:|| Google in TV Deal with New Channel "Current"|
"The channel also has established a partnership with the Google search engine, which will provide twice-an-hour updates on viewers' top Internet searches.""
|Apr 5, 2005|
|636:|| Google in Violation of California Privacy Act?||May 30, 2008|
|637:|| Google introduces customized home pages for groups|
"The new personalized home page feature for organizations functions as a central access point for Google Apps - short for applications - a set of Web-based business software aimed at small-business users, which Google introduced in August."
|Nov 14, 2006|
|638:|| Google invests in Broadband Over Power Lines|
Google, Goldman Sachs and Hearst are investing $100 million in the start-up, Current Communications Group. CCG presently offers "high-speed Internet over electricity lines" in the Cincinnati, Ohio area.
|July 8, 2005|
|639:|| Google is Being Pressed To Reveal More Info Over WiFi Gathering|
"Google must come completely clean, fully explaining how this invasion of personal privacy happened and why,"
|July 22, 2010|
|640:|| Google is Developing a New "Knowledge Vault"|
"As well as the ability to analyse text on a webpage for facts to feed its knowledge base, Google can also peer under the surface of the web, hunting for hidden sources of data such as the figures that feed Amazon product pages."
|Aug 30, 2014|