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1 hr ago | Switched

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie Goes Gaga For Google Glass

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie seems to understand why people go bonkers for Google Glass.


Related Topix: Startups, US Governors, Neil Abercrombie, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Theater, Arts

5 hrs ago | PC World

BlackBerry focuses on security for the enterprise

Now that BlackBerry has fallen significantly behind Apple and Google in the race to offer features and third-party apps for its smartphones, the company is concentrating on providing devices that, it claims, have the strongest available security-the killer feature for the enterprise.


Related Topix: Startups, WebMD

9 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

Microsoft, IBM make cloud gains against Amazon

Microsoft and IBM are gaining momentum in the cloud infrastructure services market, putting pressure on Amazon and outpacing rival Google, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

14 hrs ago | Congleton Guardian

Android is the operating system developed by Google

A new flaw in the Android mobile operating system leaves the personal and financial details of users since 2010 at risk to hacking, a mobile analytics firm has claimed.


Related Topix: Startups, Widevine Technologies, Science / Technology, Computer Security

18 hrs ago | Autoblog

China's Google is working on its own autonomous car

If you had told us a decade ago that Google , of all companies, would be developing a driverless car , we likely would have asked you what you were smoking.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, ITA Software, Enterprise Mobile, Startups, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

22 hrs ago | News and Star

Google erases link to News & Star article under 'right to be forgotten'

Two stories about a Cumbrian man can no longer be viewed via an internet search engine following a European court judgement.


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

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Yelp Wanted: Google Updates Searches to Give Yelpers What They Want

Earlier this month , Yelp accused search giant Google of manipulating search results to boost Google's own content over the user-generated review site, and today, it seems like Google has fixed the "problem."


Related Topix: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Business Journal

Self-driving cars, health tech, immigration: Google drops $5M lobbying, tying all-time record

Google Inc. tied its all-time record for quarterly lobbying expenditures this spring, when the company shelled out north of $5 million to influence policy on issues ranging from automotive tech to tax reform.


Related Topix: Startups, ITA Software, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, AdMob, Facebook


Google's next frontier: What it means to be healthy

That's a question researchers at Google X, along with scientists at Duke University and Stanford University, are looking to answer.


Related Topix: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Duke University, Stanford University, Chemistry, Science

America's Network

Comcast takes on Google, Verizon with fiber launch in Florida

Comcast may be still committed to getting as much out of its hybrid fiber coax network as it can, but the cable MSO's move to submit a proposal to build a fiber to the home network supporting 530 homes in Sun Valley, Fla., shows it has plenty of interest in fiber-based broadband services.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Startups

Business Journal

Apple buys Swell, BookLamp to bolster recommendation services

Apple is looking to bolster its recommendation services offerings with the purchases of book suggestion company BookLamp and talk radio app Swell.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, iBooks, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, ITA Software, WebMD

International Business Times

Google Nexus 6, 8 with Android L on Release Date Promises Killer Mobile Device Experience

L is Material Design that according to BGR "is supposed to further enhance Google's Search performance and offer a better user experience across all devices."


Related Topix: Startups

Environmental Defense Fund teams with Google to map thousands of dangerous gas leaks in U.S. cities

Google Earth, the interactive grid of the world, continues to expand its mapping capabilities.


Related Topix: Startups, WebMD, Boston, NY

Sun Jul 27, 2014

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: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Blog News

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: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Sergey Brin, Larry Page

Silicon Alley Insider

I Used Google Shopping Express Once And Now I Never Want To Leave My House Again

At 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, I finished placing my order and quickly realized that my life from that moment onward would be different.


Related Topix: ITA Software, Startups, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

How Apple's iPhone And Google's Android Are Going To Spark The Next Economic Revolution

The great economic story of the past few decades has been how this neoliberal globalisation stuff has brought several billion poor people into the global economy.


Related Topix: iPhone, Startups

Microsoft Is Using Bing as a Trojan Horse to Rival Google

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Related Topix: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Microsoft, Mozilla, The Amazing Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield


On Forgetting the Facts: Questions From the EU For Google, Other Search Engines

The Wall Street Journal lists 26 questions that Google and other search providers have been asked to answer for EU regulators, to pin down what the search engine companies have done to comply with European demands to implement a "right to be forgotten."


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

Sat Jul 26, 2014


How Google Street View is Tackling Methane Leaks

Throughout history, maps have played a critical role in shaping decisions - helping people determine where they are going and how to get there.


Related Topix: Startups


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