|Forum: Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues|
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|361:|| Google Books Settlement - Sergey Brin Writes a NY Times Op-Ed Article|
Brin's writes that he wants to dispel myths about the 2008 settlement - and he takes on the anti-trust concerns most visibly, saying "If Google Books is successful, others will follow."
|Oct 11, 2009|
|362:|| Mozilla, MS not happy with Google Chrome Plug-in|
"Mozilla has joined Microsoft in questioning the logic of a new Google plug-in that turns Internet Explorer into Google Chrome. But unlike Redmond, the open source outfit actually presents a well-reasoned argument."
|Oct 1, 2009|
|363:|| Google Bosses on Trial in Italy|
"The employees are accused of breaking Italian law in allowing a video of a teenager with Down's Syndrome to be posted online."
|Sept 30, 2009|
|364:|| Google Issues C&D to Open Source Developer Over Android Mods|
"CyanogenM0d, a modified version of the Android operating system, received a cease and desist notice from Google."
|Sept 29, 2009|
|365:|| Google To Begins Spamming Maps With Logos|
"Google confirmed it would begin 'the experiment' shortly but declined to name the participating companies or to say whether company logos..."
|Sept 25, 2009|
|366:|| E.U. Court Adviser Backs Google's Right To Sell Ads For Brand Names|
"LVMH's Louis Vuitton fashion brand and others have been fighting such advertising after makers of imitation products piggybacked on those brands in online searches to attract customers."
|Sept 22, 2009|
|367:|| Google Combines DoubleClick Exchange With Its Own System|
"Google will for the first time combine the DoubleClick exchange with its own advertising system and technology."
|Sept 18, 2009|
|368:|| Google Acquires reCAPTCHA||Sept 16, 2009|
|369:|| Google Checkout Micropayments - to help with Paid News Content|
"Google is planning to roll out a system of micropayments within the next year and hopes that newspapers will use it as they look for new ways to charge users for their content." - NY Times 'Bits Blog'
|Sept 10, 2009|
|370:|| Chief of Google in China Leaving|
"Google said in a news release early Friday in Beijing that Mr. Lee, who was president of Google Greater China and vice president for engineering, would leave the company in mid-September."
|Sept 4, 2009|
|371:|| Google Lands Deal to Put Chrome Browser in Sony PCs|
"Google has forged a deal to distribute Chrome in Sony PCs sold in North America, the company's first such deal with a PC vendor and one of a number of efforts to popularize the Internet browser."
|Sept 1, 2009|
|372:|| Investors Start to Ask About "Other Revenue Sources" From Google|
"Google continues to gain share (in search), but I'd be very disappointed if four years from now they were not getting (significant) revenue from other sources,"
|Aug 31, 2009|
|373:|| YouTube to Extend Video Monetization|
"Now, when you upload a video to YouTube that accumulates lots of views, we may invite you to monetize that video and start earning revenue from it."
|Aug 26, 2009|
|374:|| Microsoft, Yahoo and Amazon Join Coalition Against Google Over Virtual Library||Aug 22, 2009|
|375:|| On2 Investors File Lawsuits Over Google Deal|
"Shareholders of On2 Technologies, the video-software maker that Google agreed to buy for $106.5 million in stock, are blasting the deal, saying the sale process was rigged to favor the search giant."
|Aug 13, 2009|
|376:|| Google To Acquire Video Compression Company On2 Technologies|
"...signed a deal to acquire On2 Technologies, a leading creator of high-quality video compression technology."
|Aug 5, 2009|
|377:|| Time Warner Repurchases Google Stake in AOL|
"Time Warner Inc. earlier this month bought back the 5% stake Google Inc. owned in AOL for $283 million, according to a document filed on Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission."
|July 28, 2009|
|378:|| Google Books Deal: E.U. Hearing September 7, 2009||July 20, 2009|
|379:|| Google Posts Earnings - Up 3% year over year.|
WHEW! Appears as Search Advertising has finally stabilized. I think we just found the bottom!
|July 16, 2009|
|380:|| Google Talks About Protection From Phishing and Scams||July 13, 2009|
|381:|| Google Developing a PC Operating System: Google Chrome OS|
"Google Chrome OS is an open source, lightweight operating system that will initially be targeted at netbooks."
|July 8, 2009|
|382:|| Google Gmail Out Of Beta|
"...beta is a thing of the past. Not just for Gmail, but for all of Google Apps - Gmail, Calendar, Docs, and Talk."
|July 7, 2009|
|383:|| Google Books Deal Anti-Trust Inquiry Confirmed||July 6, 2009|
|384:|| YouTube Call To Video News Publishers||June 29, 2009|
|385:|| Google Voice Starts To Open Up Further||June 25, 2009|
|386:|| Study Shows Google Tracker on 88% of Web Domains||June 7, 2009|
|387:|| Google OS? Android Adapted for Netbooks||June 2, 2009|
|388:|| Google Wave Product, Developers Preview|
"In Google Wave you create a wave and add people to it."
|May 29, 2009|
|389:|| Google Web Elements Launched||May 28, 2009|
|390:|| Google Sends Web Traffic Through Asia, Causing Outages|
"An error in one of our systems caused us to direct some of our web traffic through Asia, which created a traffic jam."
|May 15, 2009|
|391:|| President of Google's Global Display Advertising Quits|
"I think these are pretty easily explainable cases of very wealthy individuals looking for new challenges,"
|Apr 30, 2009|
|392:|| Justice Dept. Opens Antitrust Inquiry Into Google Books Deal|
New York Times: "The Justice Department has begun an inquiry into the antitrust implications of Google's settlement with authors and publishers over its Google Book Search service..."
|Apr 29, 2009|
|393:|| Eric Schmidt's Plan for Google News|
"In about six months, [Google] will roll out a system that will bring high-quality news content to users without them actively looking for it." - TheWrap.com
|Apr 28, 2009|
|394:|| Google Revenue Beats Expectations: Q1 Profit Up 8.9pct|
"Google's revenue, almost all of which comes from advertisements placed next to related search results, rose 6% from a year earlier but slipped 3% from the fourth quarter."
|Apr 17, 2009|
|395:|| Google Challenged over Electronic Book Database||Apr 8, 2009|
|396:|| A Video Tour of Google's "Container" Data Center|
This 6.5 minute video takes the viewer on a tour of the physical plant for one of Google's data centers that is built in a modular fashion - using the kind of containers that are employed in the shipping industry.
|Apr 8, 2009|
|397:|| Google And Twitter Join To Enable Ad Tweets Streamed Across AdSense Network|
"The search giant has started offering marketers ad units that stream their five most recent "tweets" across the Google AdSense network."
|Apr 3, 2009|
|398:|| Google to Announce Venture Fund|
"The group, called Google Ventures, is expected to invest up to $100 million over the next 12 months..."
|Mar 31, 2009|
|399:|| Google Starts Music Download Service In China|
"The new service will attract users away from illegal download sites because the music and service will be of a higher quality,..."
|Mar 30, 2009|
|400:|| Google's Eric Schmidt Says The Economy Is "Pretty Dire"|
"Schmidt also said that Google "was pretty inactive right now" on the mergers and acquisitions front, blaming unfavorable prices."
|Mar 4, 2009|