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47 min ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Under Spain's 'Google fee' law, news aggregators must pay publishers

Spain was where the "right to be forgotten" began, with the European Commission recently ruling that individuals can demand Google remove unfavourable links about them from search results.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Search Engines, Blog News

4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Let Patients Decide How Much Risk They'll Take

Earlier this month, at a private conference for the CEOs of his portfolio companies, venture capitalist Vinod Khosla interviewed Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, asking them if the company might jump into health care.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Search Engines, Sergey Brin, Larry Page

8 hrs ago | Medical News

Neuroscientists analyze imaging data using new technologies

In an age of "big data," a single computer cannot always find the solution a user wants.


Related Topix: Search Engines, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Health

12 hrs ago | GigaOM

The next big front for cloud competition: Location, location, location

Cloud vendors need to operate data centers in a diverse range of locations. How does they stack up to each other in terms of geographies, and why is that important? Now that we're seeing intense competition in the cloud infrastructure market, each of the vendors is looking for as many ways to differentiate itself as possible.


Related Topix: SoftLayer, Google, Startups, Search Engines

16 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Fast food workers vow civil disobedience in fight for higher wages

Research finds that early-rising employees behave less ethically at the end of the day when their energy is low.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, Microsoft, Startups, Google, Search Engines, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds

20 hrs ago |

Tech Week: Industry Diversity, Digital Afterlives, Net Neutrality

What happened in technology this week, you ask? Here's a roundup of the tech stories reported by NPR and others since you last checked in.


Related Topix: Search Engines, Startups, Facebook

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Criminals Ride Google Coattails in DDoS Attacks

The easy access Google's web crawlers have to sites is increasingly being exploited by cybercriminals in launching distributed denial of service attacks, a security vendor says.


Related Topix: Search Engines, Science / Technology, Internet

USA Today

New Products: Headphones that hang from your ears

You often hear the expression "Just use your head." Panasonic has taken those words to heart with its new RP-BTGS10 Wireless Open Ear Bone Conduction Headphones.


Related Topix: Headphones, Bluetooth, Wireless, Science / Technology

Wall Street Journal

The Daily Startup: Qualcomm to Invest $150M in China Startups

Qualcomm has formed a new $150 million fund to invest in China, Lizette Chapman reports for VentureWire.


Related Topix: Media, Radio, XM Satellite Radio Holdings, Television, Venture Capital, Economics News, Bitcoin

Use of illicit drugs becomes part of Silicon Valley's work culture

From the way the Santa Cruz cops talk about it, the security camera video that captured a reputed high-price call girl injecting the 51-year-old tech veteran with a fatal dose of the drug aboard his yacht in Santa Cruz was surely horrific.


Related Topix: Drugs, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Search Engines, Twitter

Emmy Advanced Media

Congress Makes Phone Unlocking Legal in the U.S.

Consumers in the US should soon be able to legally unlock their phones for use on other wireless networks.


Related Topix: Wireless

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Detroit News

FBI ramps up probe of fired Ford engineer, seizes emails

The FBI ramped up its investigation of a fired Ford Motor Co. engineer Friday, revealing agents have seized her personal email account after searching her home and seizing secret listening devices planted inside the automaker's headquarters.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Search Engines, Prison, World News, China, Asia

Box, Dropbox rethink future in midst of price war

It wasn't long ago that cloud storage companies such as Box and Dropbox were among the hottest startups in Silicon Valley, blessed with vast amounts of venture capital and poised to go public in blockbuster IPOs.


Related Topix: Dropbox, Venture Capital, Google, Startups, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

Times of Oman

Facebook's Zuckerberg is now wealthier than Brin, Page

New York: Mark Zuckerberg is now richer than Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Google, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, Search Engines


New guide aims to remove the drama of reporting software flaws

Handling a software flaw can be messy, both for a security researcher who found it and for the company it affects.


Related Topix: Widevine Technologies, Search Engines, Social Software

Mail on Sunday

Police probe into death of eight-month-old baby girl after she died following fall from bed

Hero doctor stops hospital shooting rampage: Psychiatrist uses his own gun to shoot patient who killed caseworker in front of him Obama set to give child immigrants 'refugee status' BEFORE they arrive in the US: White House floats pilot plan for Honduras in attempt to stop border crisis Was it a contract killing? Police reveal Harvard-educated law ... (more)


Related Topix: Search Engines

Business Journal

The MBTA's plan to upgrade its Wi-Fi involves an ambitious mobile ad effort

Under a license agreement signed today by MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott, a new Wi-Fi system will be installed throughout the MBTA's network of 14 commuter rail lines.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Elmhurst, IL

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Information Technology

Kerr & Wagstaffe Obtains Patent Trial Victory in East Texas Wi-Fi Litigation

Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP achieved a major trial victory for Australia's national science agency, the Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organisation , in a patent infringement case concerning CSIRO's foundational Wi-Fi patent that underlies the Following a bench trial earlier this year in which Kerr & Wagstaffe attorney Michael Ng served as ... (more)


Related Topix: Wireless, Wi-Fi, Texas, Inventions


Baidu reports strong mobile ad sales, echoing Facebook

Chinese search giant, Baidu, reported a 34 per cent jump in profit for the second quarter, with mobile ad sales accounting for almost a third of revenue for the first time.


Related Topix: Search Engines, Baidu

USA Today

Amazon shares tank after big Q2 loss

Amazon shares tank after big Q2 loss Amazon announces second quarter earnings Check out this story on Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.


Related Topix: Amazon, Internet, Science / Technology, Jeff Bezos, Search Engines


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