Monthly Archives: March 2013

Two unlikely PC makers emerge: Google, Microsoft – CNET (blog)

Two unlikely PC makers emerge: Google, MicrosoftCNET (blog)Here's a disruptive technology trend: Google and Microsoft as makers of personal computers. If I had tried to predict in 2010 that these two companies would make branded PCs — using PC in … Continue reading

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Google loved Orkut more than Reader and other myths debunked – GigaOM

GigaOM Google loved Orkut more than Reader and other myths debunkedGigaOMWhen Google announced its shutdown of Reader two weeks ago, it led to an outpouring of emotion few could have predicted. Amid the anguish were some healthy conversations about Reader, … Continue reading

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Big Ideas: Google’s Larry Page and the gospel of 10x – Wired.co.uk

Wired.co.uk Big Ideas: Google's Larry Page and the gospel of 10xWired.co.ukThis article was taken from the March 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and get your hands on … Continue reading

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End of Google Reader proves once again that Google giveth and Google taketh … – Hilton Head Island Packet

Hilton Head Island Packet End of Google Reader proves once again that Google giveth and Google taketh …Hilton Head Island PacketRSS had existed before then, of course, but it took the muscle of Google not only to push the format … Continue reading

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Google stock remains attractive even as value continues to soar – The Spokesman Review (subscription)

Google stock remains attractive even as value continues to soarThe Spokesman Review (subscription)Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG) stock, recently trading for more than $800 per share, is up more than 30 percent this year and has averaged annual growth of more than … Continue reading

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Developer Freedom At Stake As Oracle Clings To Java API Copyrights In Google … – TechCrunch

Developer Freedom At Stake As Oracle Clings To Java API Copyrights In Google …TechCrunchYou could hear a collective sigh of relief from the software developer world when Judge William Alsup issued his ruling in the Oracle-Google lawsuit. Oracle lost on … Continue reading

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Google All but Officially Admits It Wants to Be Amazon – Wired

Wired Google All but Officially Admits It Wants to Be AmazonWiredFor the past several months, Google has danced coyly around the question of exactly how deep it wants to dip into the world of shopping. But the official confirmation this … Continue reading

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Google Glass Will Be Made in the USA by Foxconn – TIME

TIME Google Glass Will Be Made in the USA by FoxconnTIMEGoogle's high-tech glasses will be manufactured in California, according to multiple reports, in the latest example of an American tech company choosing to build one of its products in the … Continue reading

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FIRST Robotics Competition trains students in science, job skills – Sun-Sentinel

My Ballard (blog) FIRST Robotics Competition trains students in science, job skillsSun-SentinelBefore a panel of judges, high school teams like the Exploding Bacon from Winter Park, Knight and Nerdy from Clermont and Plantation's Ninjineers showcased their made-from-scratch robots in a … Continue reading

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Students excel in Robotics competition – WTNH

Students excel in Robotics competitionWTNH"The comp here at the Hartford Convention Center is all about throwing Frisbees, and climbing pyramids, and this is done with robots designed to do that function," said Doug Shidler, Executive Advisory Board. Welcome to the … Continue reading

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