Tag Archives: GOOGLE INC.

03Aug/15

Carmakers combine to buy Nokia maps

(Reuters Business Report) – Fierce rivals turn business partners as Germany’s big three carmakers join forces to buy Nokia’s mapping business HERE.

BMW, Audi and Daimler’s Mercedes will pay equal stakes totalling 2.5 billion euros.
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20Jul/15

Chimaera device paves way for wireless pain relief

CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND, UK (REUTERS) – A new prototype surgical device – called Chimaera – aims to put wireless pain management into patients’ hands.
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20Jul/15

Google self-driving car was rear-ended early July, causing injuries

A Google self-driving vehicle was involved in another rear-end collision, bringing the accident count to 14 since 2009.

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02Jul/15

Brazil’s Rousseff downplays opposition to fiscal policy during Google tour

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff downplays Congressional opposition to her controversial fiscal policy while touring Google’s California headquarters where she took a spin in one of the company’s self-driving cars.

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24Jun/15

Introducing Google News Lab

In the past decade, better technology and an open Internet have led to a revolution in how news is created, distributed, and consumed. And given Google’s mission to ensure quality information is accessible and useful everywhere, we want to help ensure that innovation in news leads to a more informed, more democratic world.
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12Jun/15

BlackBerry may launch Android phone

(Reuters Business Report) – Remember BlackBerry? The pioneering smartphone maker is thinking about doing what was once considered unthinkable: putting rival Android software on its smartphone for the first time. Sources tell Reuters it’ll probably use Google’s Android on an upcoming phone this fall that will combine a touch screen with a physical keyboard. That would give its keyboard-loving fans access to the much wider selection of apps that Android offers.
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23May/15

Google I/O 2015: What To Expect … And Not Expect

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Google’s annual developer conference is right around the corner, and there’s a lot to talk about this year. A lot has happened in the last 12 months that position Google to make some big announcements this year, continuing the bold new direction the company has taken Android, Chrome, and just about everything else the company does. Follow the buzz https://goo.gl/rQoznH

27Apr/15

Business pain after Google’s mobile move

(REUTERS) – Jenny Hurren likes to think outside the box.

She has big plans for her small business selling mirrored furniture.

All sales from her niche company – Out There Interiors – are done online.

That makes the latest algorithm changes introduced by Google a real worry.
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15Apr/15

EU charges Google over shopping searches, to probe Android

European Union accuses Google Inc of cheating competitors by distorting Internet search results in favour of its Google Shopping service, launches antitrust probe into Android.

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