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|681:|| 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|
|682:|| 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|
|683:|| 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|
|684:|| 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|
|685:|| 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|
|686:|| 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|
|687:|| 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|
|688:|| Google Launches New Mobile Application for Speedier Access to Gmail||Nov 2, 2006|
|689:|| 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|
|690:|| 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|
|691:|| Googling With Google Is Good, But Very Bad Elsewhere|
"Google tries to clarify the use of its trademark."
|Oct 26, 2006|
|692:|| 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|
|693:|| 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|
|694:|| 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|
|695:|| YouTube Pays Off Labels With Equity|
"The music companies collectively stand to receive as much as $50 million."
|Oct 19, 2006|
|696:|| 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|
|697:|| 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|
|698:|| Google Docs Joins Word Processor With Spreadsheet|
Out with the name "Writely" and in with "Google Docs"
|Oct 13, 2006|
|699:|| Google Buys YouTube|
Welcome to the era of the GooTube.
|Oct 9, 2006|
|700:|| Google Signs Deal With Sony BMG And Warner Music|
"... Monday said it signed distribution deals with Sony BMG and Warner Music Group Corp. to offer music videos."
|Oct 9, 2006|
|701:|| WSJ : Google In talks to buy YouTube||Oct 6, 2006|
|702:|| Google seeks rivals' data for lawsuit over libraries|
"Google is subpoenaing documents from its two biggest competitors, Microsoft and Yahoo, in an effort to defend itself in copyright lawsuits filed against it by publishers and authors."
|Oct 6, 2006|
|703:|| Google Gadgets Now For Your Website|
"Google Inc. said on Tuesday it is making it easier to add hundreds of miniature programs to independent Web sites, in a move that brings handy features to users instead of making users rely on Google.com."
|Oct 4, 2006|
|704:|| Google Buys The Garage That Launched The Company|
"The Mountain View, Calif.-based company bought the 1,900-square-foot home in nearby Menlo Park from one of its own employees, Susan Wojcicki, who had agreed to lease her garage for $1,700 per month because she wanted help paying the mortgage."
|Oct 2, 2006|
|705:|| A Fresh Look At Google Reader|
"Google Reader has a raft of new features."
|Sept 29, 2006|
|706:|| Server Failure Makes Google Unavailable|
"The failure of a DNS (domain name system) server at Comcast caused problems for some web surfers in the north east section of the US yesterday, making several websites, including Google, inaccessible."
|Sept 27, 2006|
|707:|| Google Complies with Belgian Courts|
"Google has published the verdict on its google.be homepage and on the bottom of news.google.be."
|Sept 24, 2006|
|708:|| Chicago Tribune Story on Google|
"Google is more like a cocky yet insecure teenager--always looking over its shoulder for the next threatening rival."
|Sept 21, 2006|
|709:|| Google Forms Political Action Committee|
"The Mountain View, Calif.-based search giant confirmed Monday that it filed the federal paperwork necessary to set up a political action committee, or PAC, an organization designed expressly to raise money for political candidates and causes."
|Sept 19, 2006|
|710:|| Belgian Courts tell Google - no cached pages allowed|
A Belgian court has ordered Google to withdraw the content from certain Belgian publishers from all Google sites - including the cache - or face hefty fines.
|Sept 18, 2006|
|711:|| Intuit And Google Forge Alliance|
Eric Schmidt: "By adding key Google services into the world's most popular accounting product, we're making it easier than ever for small businesses to find and use all of the tools available to them."
|Sept 14, 2006|
|712:|| Google Earth : Featured Content|
"We are excited to provide users with the opportunity to learn more about the natural wonders and manmade landmarks of the world with Featured Content for Google Earth"
|Sept 13, 2006|
|713:|| 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|
|714:|| Google's Kate Burns Moves to AdLink in the UK|
The first nonUS employee hired by Google moves on.
|Sept 7, 2006|
|715:|| Google Booksearch|
"Whilst the debate will rage on, a better understanding of the audience and their behaviours may help ease some of the concerns among book retailers and publishers"
|Sept 5, 2006|
|716:|| Google to Comply with Brazilian Court Order|
" said yesterday that it was complying with a Brazilian court's orders to turn over data that could help identify users accused of taking part in online communities that encourage racism, pedophilia and homophobia."
|Sept 5, 2006|
|717:|| Google CEO Eric Schmidt Elected to Apple Computer Board of Directors|
"Apple Computer elected Google chief executive officer Eric Schmidt to its board of directors in a possible harbinger of an alliance between the technology titans."
|Aug 29, 2006|
|718:|| Google, EBay Form Advertising Alliance|
"Under the partnership, Google would become the exclusive provider of text advertising on eBay outside the United States. In May, eBay announced a deal with the No. 2 Internet search engine, Yahoo Inc., to serve all its domestic advertising. The second component of the alliance calls for the two Silicon Valley companies to work together on developing a service that lets Web surfers place telephone calls through their computers or handheld devices when they click on a link in an Internet ad."
|Aug 28, 2006|
|719:|| Google Expands into Business Software Market|
"... created a software platform to run basic business activities -- based on programs it already offers separately."
|Aug 28, 2006|
|720:|| Google Joins Movement To Stamp Out Obscene Images Of Children|
"By teaming up with other players, Google hopes to harm predators by preventing them from accessing and distributing obscene images of children."
|Aug 25, 2006|