Monthly Archives: October 2014

Former Android Leader Andy Rubin Leaving Google – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Former Android Leader Andy Rubin Leaving GoogleWall Street JournalA Google spokesman said the company remains committed to robotics and will continue investing in the sector. James Kuffner, a research scientist at Google and a member of the … Continue reading

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EU’s New Competition Chief Could Shake Up Google Antitrust Case – NPR (blog)

NPR (blog) EU's New Competition Chief Could Shake Up Google Antitrust CaseNPR (blog)In Europe, Google has avoided the prospect of steep fines in a long-running antitrust case over several of the company's business practices, but a new commissioner will soon … Continue reading

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Google to pay fine for showing woman’s cleavage on Street View – CNET

CNET Google to pay fine for showing woman's cleavage on Street ViewCNETGoogle's roving camera caught the woman sitting on the steps of her home in Montreal. She wasn't naked, nor even remotely unclothed. She was, however, wearing a sleeveless top … Continue reading

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Google’s New Bookmarking Service, Previously Called Stars, Has Gone Live – TechCrunch (blog)

TechCrunch (blog) Google's New Bookmarking Service, Previously Called Stars, Has Gone LiveTechCrunch (blog)Google Stars, the long-rumored bookmarking service from Google, has now publicly launched, but with little fanfare. That Google was working to update its bookmarking service has been known … Continue reading

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How Google’s latest moonshot could change human health – Gigaom

Gigaom How Google's latest moonshot could change human healthGigaomWe know Google as a search company, and now as an email and social media company. But it sees itself as much more, and nowhere is that more evident than its secretive … Continue reading

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Hands On With the Google Nexus Player – PC Magazine

Forbes Hands On With the Google Nexus PlayerPC MagazineGoogle's Nexus Player is the company's best stab at the TV so far. I got a demo of it today at a Google event, and I'm hopeful. Hopefully, we'll see Android TV … Continue reading

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The creators of Google Inbox explain why it’s the future of Gmail – Mashable

Mashable The creators of Google Inbox explain why it's the future of GmailMashableGoogle's on a mission to reinvent email. Its weapon: Inbox, a standalone app that launched last week. Inbox aims to make email more useful with several new tools. … Continue reading

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Google will have to pay publishers for aggregating news in Spain – The Verge

Gizmodo Google will have to pay publishers for aggregating news in SpainThe VergeThe fight between Google and news publishers is a story that's been playing out for years. Publishers have argued that aggregation services — like Google News — are … Continue reading

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Google Calendar now updates events in real time and finally supports the … – VentureBeat

VentureBeat Google Calendar now updates events in real time and finally supports the …VentureBeatGoogle today updated Google Calendar with three much needed improvements. The changes are live now; just head to google.com/calendar to use the latest version. First up, you … Continue reading

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Google is giving you free international calling… but there’s a huge catch – BGR

BGR Google is giving you free international calling… but there's a huge catchBGREveryone loves the idea of being able to make free international calls on their phones and now Google is letting you do so… but only for a minute. … Continue reading

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