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3 hrs ago | CIO

In Digital Assistant Faceoff, Google Now (Just) Edges Siri

A Wall Street analyst puts Siri and Google Now to the test and found the differences to be slight, though both offerings have strengths and weaknesses.

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Related Topix: Startups, Celebrities, Joaquin Phoenix, Computers

7 hrs ago | News10.net

3 ways to dig up dirt on people3 ways to dig up dirt on peopleThe...

We all do it. You meet someone casually or professionally. After the exchange of pleasantries, you are compelled to bring out your inner Sherlock Holmes.

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Related Topix: PeekYou, Startups, Social Software, Facebook

Fri Jul 25, 2014

SiliconValley.com

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.

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

Entrepreneur Magazine

Google Wants to Build a Model of Perfect Human Health

Earlier this month, Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin expressed their reservations about entering the health-care industry , a space so heavily regulated "it's just a painful business to be in," Brin said at the time.

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Related Topix: Startups, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Larry Page, Sergey Brin, Genetics, Medicine

Business Journal

A 3D Google-eye view of the Triad. Actually, just Greensboro.

It's a Friday in the middle of summer, so here's a fun game to play at your desk instead of working.

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Related Topix: Startups, Enterprise Mobile, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

New York Daily News

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg richer than Google guys

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg became the No. 16 richest person in the world Thursday, surpassing Google's co-founders and Amazon's chairman.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Social Software, Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon

Myrtle Beach Online

Google to map Liberty and Ellis islands

The New York Times says the project to put the Statue of Liberty site on Google Maps with Street View started this week.

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Related Topix: Startups, Myrtle Beach, SC, Entertainment

International Business Times

Google Nexus 6 Speculations Now Include Price: Five Fresh Features...

The Guardianlv.com cited that the pricing for Google's next Nexus flagship phone will most likely retain the price tag of its predecessor phone Google Nexus 5. Here are five fresh features to unpack on Google Nexus 6 when it hits the market on its rumoured release date.

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Related Topix: Startups, Science / Technology, CPU

Iol.co.za

Google under fire from EU regulators

Google's handling of "right to be forgotten" requests from European citizens came under fire by regulators after the search engine company restricted the removal of Internet links to European sites only, a person familiar with the matter said.

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Related Topix: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 24, 2014

SiliconValley.com

Facebook stock soars, as company briefly passes IBM in market value

For a time on Thursday, a company based on sharing "likes" and photos was worth more than storied computer pioneer IBM.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Computers, Mark Zuckerberg, Financial Markets

Wall Street Journal

ZTE Gets Cozier With Google

The Chinese handset maker launched a new smartphone that not only runs on the Android operating system, but also comes pre-loaded with Google's software that determines the look and feel of the phone's user interface.

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Related Topix: Startups

ZDNet

Google Coordinate now included with Maps Engine Pro subscription

Maps Coordinate, the mobile and web app designed for divvying up jobs and sharing locations among teams in real-time, will now be included with a Maps Engine Pro subscription.

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Related Topix: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Canada Online Explorer

Amazon's phone doesn't kindle a 'Fire' among reviewers

Amazon.com Inc's new Fire smartphone features "gimmicks" - such as 3D effects and object scanner - that may not be enough to entice users away from the similarly priced Apple Inc iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy S5, reviewers said.

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Related Topix: Amazon, iPhone, Cameras, Startups

PC World

Lenovo reveals smartglasses prototype that apes Google Glass, seeks hardware partners

Lenovo showed off a smart glasses prototype on Thursday, part of a push to attract developers and other hardware manufacturers to a new partner program.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Science / Technology, CPU

The Motley Fool

Google Chrome Steals the Spotlight From Internet Explorer

Weak mobile presence is Microsoft's undoing IE still holds a comfortable lead in the desktop browser space with a 43.3% market share, thanks mainly to its longtime status as the default desktop web browser for Windows devices.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Bill Gates, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet, Science / Technology

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Engadget

Google Maps' new, context-savvy local guide reaches Android

Google quietly slipped out a big upgrade to Maps' local discovery features on iOS a couple of weeks ago, and today it's Android's turn .

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Related Topix: Startups, Gadgets

Business Journal

Visit Florida highlighted as part of Google's $6.5B economic activity in FL

A chunk of that helped out the hospitality companies that work with Visit Florida , according to Will Seccombe , president and CEO of the statewide tourism group, which is highlighted in Google's newly released economic impact report .

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SiliconValley.com

Facebook profit soars and revenue beats expectations

Facebook turned in another strong financial performance in its second quarter, as profit soared and revenue beat Wall Street expectations for the ninth consecutive quarter.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Business Journal

Duke Energy creates app for investors

The app is free and available in Apple's App Store for the iPhone and iPad and at Google Play for Android mobile devices.

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Related Topix: Duke Energy, Energy, Ipad, Science / Technology, iPhone, Startups

Business Journal

Sprint, Google partner to offer biz apps

Starting Aug. 18, Sprint will begin selling Google Apps for business in a move the company hopes will add value for business clients and retain more customers.

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Related Topix: Startups, Pop/Rock

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