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5 min ago | Fast Company

How I Taught My 6-Year-Old To Use The Internet, And Not Let Google Take Her Allowance Money

Last month, as I geared up to teach my daughter "Bug" to code, we built a better map of our neighborhood than Google had .


Related Topix: ITA Software, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, AdMob, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, Google Drive, iPhone App

4 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Google's barges: A questionable float of money

You can fathom the essence of American politics by looking at the ebb and flow of wasted money.


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

8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

AT&T beats Google to Cupertino with super fast Internet service

AT&T is expanding its GigaPower service to Cupertino, bringing the ultra-fast Internet service into rival Google's back yard, the company said Wednesday.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Versant, ATT, ITA Software, Google

11 hrs ago | Light Reading

Could Google, Microsoft Help Iliad Win Over T-Mobile?

Iliad is now turning to Google and Microsoft for some help padding its rejected $15 billion bid for T-Mobile, reports suggest.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Google, Startups, Microsoft, Enterprise Mobile, Widevine Technologies

15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Brits think breast is best: Latest research reveals 80 per cent of...

'Spare the lives of the remaining hostages. Like Jim they are innocents': Brave mother of beheaded American journalist calls on ISIS to cease killing as she pays tribute to her 'extraordinary son' 'I will not leave Berlin without having sex with you.


Related Topix: Social Software

19 hrs ago | Search Engine Journal

Learn From The Experts: Spotlight On SMX East 2014 Speakers [SPONSORED] by @mattsouthern

Leading search marketing conference, SMX East, is returning to New York City on September 30 through October 2 at the Jacob K Javits Center.


Related Topix: Marketing, BuzzFeed, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet, Science / Technology, Native Advertising

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Lee Suckling: The dos and don'ts of message boards

Ah, the message board. Almost primitive in internet technology, online forums have been popular since the dawn of dial-up.


Related Topix: Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Social Software, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet Troll, Opinion


In his own words: Best quotes of Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer's decision to step down from Microsoft's board draws to a close a 34 year-long career that took him from business manager to CEO.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Digital Rights Management, Science / Technology, Media Players, Family, Kids, Google


Google Shares Took Off, but the Auction Didn't

A decade ago Tuesday, as top Google executives ceremoniously huddled at the Nasdaq Stock Market in New York for the search engine's much-hyped trading debut, Lise Buyer, a company director, sat with co-founder Sergey Brin in the Silicon Valley office of lead banker Morgan Stanley.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Stanley


COLUMN-The problem with Jackson Hole: James Saft

There was a time, and I admit I miss it, when the August Jackson Hole conference of central bankers got about as much mainstream attention as a particularly well-attended chess match.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Financial Markets, Ben Bernanke

Jim Cramer's Stop Trading: Facebook, Google to Gain From More Digital Advertising

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Related Topix: Social Software, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, AdMob, Mozilla

Apple-Google rivalry changes as growth slows

While the technology giants have long had offerings for businesses, they are now broadening their product line-ups and more aggressively marketing them to companies.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Apple

Seeking Alpha

Vuzix: Improving Results, Another Key Partnership And Upcoming Product Releases

Around the same time as Larry Page and Sergey Brin were coming up with the first Google search algorithm at Stanford, Vuzix was founded in Rockchester, New York.


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

US News & World Report

Start the Year Right With 3 Free Tech Tools for High School Teachers

Between setting up a classroom and lesson planning, it can be difficult for them to stay up-to-date on the latest technology trends.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Google, Startups, New City, NY

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Google Maps spots possible drug deal in NJ

You never know when Big Brother will be watching! On August 18, 2014, the New York Post ran a report of an image captured by Google Maps which seems to show a transaction between an alleged drug dealer and his loyal customer.


Related Topix: Camden, NJ, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines


Google's pivotal IPO launched a decade of big bets

Google's IPO, a decade ago Tuesday, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit.


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

Bellingham Herald

Business Highlights

Dollar General isn't about to be left out in the cold. The discounter is starting a bidding war for Family Dollar with an approximately $8.95 billion offer as it attempts to trump a Dollar Tree bid.


Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Tribeca (New York, NY), Dining, Albany, NY

Silicon Alley Insider

Googlers Eat Way More Than 40,000 Free Meals Per Day And $1 Million...

Former executive head chef Nate Keller left in 2008 back when there were 19,000 employees .


Related Topix: Twitter, Social Software, Business Insider


Moto 360 Smartwatch Details Leak

Weekend Web surfers were treated to a surprise on Best Buy's site, which mistakenly listed the Motorola Moto 360 smartphone on Sunday.


Related Topix: Watches

Daily Mail

Baggage overload! Brits fork out A 1m a DAY in excess charges at...

Google UNDERWATER view: Holidaymakers can dive into Florida Keys from home as reefs and wrecks are mapped for the first time An island full of cats, pigs in The Bahamas and a colony of Japanese rabbits: Discover the places that animal lovers will adore 'I thought it was a wind-up': Mother misses flight to New York after police haul her off plane ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, New York, Europe, United Kingdom, Travel


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