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Breaking News: Gmail goes down, hobbles YouTube, Google+ and society in general
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-27 14:57:26 -0800 | technology-news

It's not just you! Gmail did indeed crash early Friday afternoon, and the outage is still in effect for many people across the globe. (Update: At 2:30 p.m. ET Friday, some users are reporting that service has returned, but is...
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Breaking News: Gmail to automatically display images: Death knell or jackpot for email marketers?
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-16 15:48:53 -0800 | business-news

Last week's obscure technical change to the back-end server structure of Gmail is probably the most significant marketing news of the year. In everyday nontechnical terms, Gmail users no longer have to click on the old "display images below" link...
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Breaking News: Google now scans every single email, but just to show you those little ads
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-19 07:14:37 -0700 | business-news

You may have heard that Google is now scanning every single email that comes and goes through your Gmail account and you may have freaked out that Google is snooping through all your email. The company changed its terms of...
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Breaking News: Google developing 'smart contact lens', but it's not Google Glass
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-19 08:53:16 -0800 | technology-news

Google Glass computerized glasses may be the most exciting new concept in tech, but they do have one recurring complaint — they look kind of dorky. Wouldn't it be great it Google developed "smart contact lenses" that allowed you to...
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Breaking News: Google puts ad wiz Susan Wojcicki in charge of YouTube
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-06 15:07:58 -0800 | business-news

The most powerful woman at Google is now the most powerful person at YouTube. Google Ads & Commerce SVP Susan Wojcicki has been named as CEO of YouTube in a major shake-up of Google executives. Rumors had been swirling all...
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Breaking News: How Google Plus has succeeded by failing
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-17 14:45:14 -0800 | business-news

Most people would describe the social network Google Plus with terms like "flop," "copycat," "failure" or "ghost town." After a summer 2011 invite-only rollout during which we all begged for that precious Google Plus invite, half of all G+ users...
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Breaking News: Mozilla to insert new advertisements into Firefox browser
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-13 13:38:42 -0800 | business-news

The Mozilla Firefox browser has found a clever way to display more advertisements without getting in the way of your Firefox Web surfing. The Mozilla Foundation, long considered an opponent of online advertising, just announced a new form of online...
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Breaking News: Netflix adding (and losing) a bunch of movies on Jan. 1: Here's which ones
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-30 10:00:48 -0800 | technology-news

There is much complaining and gnashing of teeth going on over the 95 movie and TV show titles that will be disappearing from the Netflix library when the calendar turns over to Jan. 1, 2014. If you're a Netflix subscriber,...
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Breaking News: Possibly habitable planet spotted 500 light-years away
   
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-19 16:55:03 -0700 | technology-news

An earth-size planet orbiting in its sun's habitable zone has been spotted for the first time, US space scientists announced Thursday. The planet, known as Kepler-186f because it was spotted by the Kepler Space Telescope, is about 500 light-years away...
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Breaking News: Turnip could be first plant on the moon in 2015
   
Posted by: Robert Myles

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-01 15:00:16 -0800 | technology-news

NASA plans a landmark experiment to grow plants on the moon in 2015. The ability to grow plants on the moon is essential to any future moon colony otherwise supplying lunar colonists would become a logistical nightmare with all supplies...
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Posted by: Avaline

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-14 23:40:29 -0800 | technology-news

On Thursday, Google won a legal battle against the publishing industry. This will help Google continue to provide a search service for books around the world according to a report by USA Today. A class-action lawsuit against the Mountain View,...
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Breaking News: Google's dirty little secret: Working there actually sucks
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-08 09:50:40 -0800 | technology-news

All across Silicon Valley, a salaried position at the search engine Google is the most sought-after position for engineers, developers, designers and interns. Google employees famously receive such elaborate perks as free meals, free haircuts, onsite medical care and even...
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Posted by: Avaline

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-31 13:08:08 -0800 | technology-news

A group of technological giants Rockstar Consortium has sued Google, Samsung, HTC and others over alleged mobile phone patent infringements. The group is run by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson and Sony. Rockstar has spent $4.5bn in purchasing thousands of Nortel’s...
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Breaking News: Google Ideas introduces uProxy to bypass Internet censorship, surveillance
   
Posted by: Avaline

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-10-25 02:36:28 -0700 | technology-news

Google Ideas, a division of Google, will be adding to browsers a button called uProxy that will allow Americans to provide their trusted friends in restrictive countries such as Iran and Syria a secure connection that bypasses the digital censorship...
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Posted by: Joe Kukura

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-09 14:26:53 -0800 | technology-news

Hope you look good in your Google+ profile picture. Because Google is about to start displaying your Google+ profile picture -- and your name -- in advertisements that other people see and you don't. In a move they've just announced,...
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