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|681:|| How Rich the YouTube Deal Was: The Numbers Are Out|
"The biggest windfalls went, not surprisingly, to the company's three founders and to Sequoia Capital, the main financial backer of YouTube, the popular video-sharing site."
|Feb 8, 2007|
|682:|| Google CEO: Internet's Role in Freedom Still Expanding|
"The Internet has an ever-growing role to play in allowing free expression across the globe -- but only if attempts to reign it in are unsuccessful, Google Inc. Chairman and CEO Eric Schmidt said yesterday."
|Feb 7, 2007|
|683:|| Google Still Searching For Recognition in D.C.|
Mr. Schmidt goes to Washington.
|Feb 7, 2007|
|684:|| Google Setback for "Gmail" Name In Germany|
"Google's Gmail trademark just suffered a severe blow in Europe as the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market has ruled against the search giant's use of the Gmail name there, according to the man who opposed the mark."
|Feb 1, 2007|
|685:|| Google's Q4 Earnings Announced|
"Net income for the fourth quarter grew to $1.03 billion (524 million pounds), or $3.29 per share, compared with $372.2 million, or $1.22 per share in the year-earlier quarter."
|Jan 31, 2007|
|686:|| YouTube Plans Revenue Sharing With Users|
"Chad Hurley, co-founder of YouTube, said Saturday that his wildly successful site will start sharing revenue with its millions of users."
|Jan 28, 2007|
|687:|| Fox subpoenas YouTube after "24" clips posted|
"The "24" episodes in question actually appeared on YouTube prior to their primetime January 14 premiere on the Fox broadcast network..."
|Jan 25, 2007|
|688:|| Google Admits to User Data Disclosure|
"Google has confirmed that it unwittingly disclosed sensitive login and password information pertaining to more than a dozen users."
|Jan 23, 2007|
|689:|| Google: Plans For $600M Data Center in North Carolina|
"Google Inc. plans to spend up to $600 million to build a data center in North Carolina, state officials and the company said Friday."
|Jan 20, 2007|
|690:|| MIVA Inks Ad Deal With Google|
"Search marketing company MIVA Inc. said in a regulatory filing Wednesday it agreed to exclusively use Google Inc.'s WebSearch and AdSense services for approved Web sites and applications."
|Jan 3, 2007|
|691:|| Google Steps More Boldly Into PayPal's Territory|
"Traffic on his site more than tripled, and best of all, he said, Google picked up the tab for the promotion.
|Dec 20, 2006|
|692:|| Google, NASA Ames To Cooperate On Technical Projects|
"NASA Ames Research Center and Google have signed a Space Act Agreement that formally establishes a relationship to work together on a variety of challenging technical problems ranging from large-scale data management and massively distributed computing, to human-computer interfaces."
|Dec 18, 2006|
|693:|| GooglePhone Coming Soon?|
Google has held talks with Orange, the mobile phone operator, about a multi-billion-dollar partnership.
|Dec 18, 2006|
|694:|| Google Gets Into Domain Registration|
"The Mountain View-based company is offering its latest service in a partnership with GoDaddy.com and eNom, two of the many administrators that help Web sites officially register their names under domains like '.com' and 'net.'"
|Dec 15, 2006|
|695:|| Google Lets Staff Auction Stock Options|
"Google plans to start an unorthodox stock options programme in April that will allow employees to sell their vested options in an online auction, the search giant announced late on Tuesday."
|Dec 13, 2006|
|696:|| Google: YouTube; Copyright Nightmare Or Opportunity For Broadcasters?|
"Google's head of business development Omid Kordestani, speaking at an investor conference in London this week, confirmed that "conversations have been going on with all the key players" on developing and making money out of YouTube. He also hinted that old media partners would get the lion's share of advertising revenues."
|Dec 11, 2006|
|697:|| Google Begins Testing Radio Adverts|
"Google Inc. said Thursday it has completed the development of its widely anticipated radio advertising system and begun a limited test allowing customers to buy ads via its online ad-buying system."
|Dec 8, 2006|
|698:|| 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|
|699:|| Google Closes Google Answers Service||Nov 29, 2006|
|700:|| Google Reaches Deal In Belgian Dispute|
"Google Inc. said Tuesday it has struck a content-sharing deal with two organizations to partly settle a dispute in Belgium over news articles available through the Internet search engine."
|Nov 28, 2006|
|701:|| Google Search Appliance/Mini Flaw Adds Phishing Hole|
"A security flaw in Google's search appliances could expose Web sites that use the products to information-stealing phishing attacks, experts warned Monday."
|Nov 28, 2006|
|702:|| Belgian Court Says Google Verdict Not Before 2007|
"A Belgian court said on Friday it would wait until after the new year to decide whether to cancel an injunction forbidding Web search leader Google Inc. from reproducing extracts from Belgian press reports."
|Nov 24, 2006|
|703:|| Google Charges Ahead, Tops $500 Mark|
"Shares of Web Search leader Google Inc. on Tuesday surged past the highly anticipated $500 milestone for the first time, continuing its strong climb since it became public company in August 2004."
|Nov 21, 2006|
|704:|| Google sets aside $187.5 million to indemnify YouTube|
"Google Inc. has set aside about $187.5 million of the approximately $1.65 billion it's paying for video-sharing site YouTube Inc. for unspecified current or future losses, it said Tuesday. "
|Nov 15, 2006|
|705:|| 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|
|706:|| Google Earth In 4D|
"Google skipped right past the third dimension and landed directly in the fourth (time) by offering historical maps on Google Earth."
|Nov 13, 2006|
|707:|| Google Positioning For Move Into U.S. Radio|
"Google Inc. is hiring scores of radio sales people and is spending heavily in a bid to expand its position in the $20 billion radio industry."
|Nov 8, 2006|
|708:|| Google Offers Olive Branch To Newspapers|
"After upending their business models and virtually threatening to run them into bankruptcy, Google now wants to cozy up to newspapers and take the place of their ad reps. The search leviathan is setting up an online marketplace that will allow customers to bid for advertising space in 50 U.S. newspapers. "
|Nov 6, 2006|
|709:|| UTube Sues Google's YouTube|
"Since Google announced in early October that it plans to purchase YouTube, visitors to utube.com have skyrocketed, from a few thousand per month to more than 70,000 per day, Universal Tube said in its suit."
|Nov 2, 2006|
|710:|| Google Launches New Mobile Application for Speedier Access to Gmail||Nov 2, 2006|
|711:|| Google Acquires JotSpot|
"JotSpot co-founder and CEO Joe Kraus announced the acquisition on a blog Tuesday morning, saying that being part of search giant Google will give JotSpot access to "world-class" data centers and engineers."
|Oct 31, 2006|
|712:|| Google Faces Defamation Challenge|
"A FEDERAL judge has questioned whether Google defamed a small company by cutting it from its web search ranking system."
|Oct 29, 2006|
|713:|| Googling With Google Is Good, But Very Bad Elsewhere|
"Google tries to clarify the use of its trademark."
|Oct 26, 2006|
|714:|| GOOG Flirts With All Time High|
"Google's recent gains come on the heels of Thursday afternoon's earnings blowout. The stock is up 11% since Google beat third-quarter earnings targets by 20 cents a share."
|Oct 23, 2006|
|715:|| YouTube Cuts 30,000 Illegal Clips|
"Video-sharing service YouTube has wiped nearly 30,000 files from its website after Japanese media companies said their copyright was being infringed. "
|Oct 20, 2006|
|716:|| Google Q3 Profit Nearly Doubles|
"Google's third-quarter profit nearly doubled from a year ago as sales of keyword-related advertising continued to grow for the world's top Web search engine."
|Oct 20, 2006|
|717:|| YouTube Pays Off Labels With Equity|
"The music companies collectively stand to receive as much as $50 million."
|Oct 19, 2006|
|718:|| YouTube Liable for up to $150,000 Per Video?|
"MySpace's parent company News Corp has teamed up with media heavyweights including General Electric's NBC Universal and Viacom as part of a speedy reaction to the Google-YouTube deal. The aim? To explore YouTube's legal position when it comes to the use of copyrighted content. Lawyers for the groups say YouTube could be responsible for $150,000 per unauthorized video."
|Oct 18, 2006|
|719:|| Third Of GooglePlex To Be Powered By The Sun|
"Google is planning a solar-powered electricity system at its Silicon Valley headquarters that will rank as the largest US solar-powered corporate office complex. "
|Oct 17, 2006|
|720:|| Google Docs Joins Word Processor With Spreadsheet|
Out with the name "Writely" and in with "Google Docs"
|Oct 13, 2006|