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Google reveals how much it paid the guy who paid $12 for Google.com

Google reveals how much it paid the guy who paid $12 for Google.com

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fox 59 Google reveals how much it paid the guy who paid $12 for Google .com Fox 59 He is now an MBA student at Babson College in suburban Boston. Google admits Ved owned the domain, albeit very temporarily. The company said that it offered him $6006.13, which is a numerical version of the word [...]

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Fake Online Locksmiths May Be Out to Pick Your Pocket, Too

Fake Online Locksmiths May Be Out to Pick Your Pocket, Too

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

New York Times Fake Online Locksmiths May Be Out to Pick Your Pocket, Too New York Times Locked out of your car or home, you pull out your phone and type “locksmith” into Google . Up pops a list of names, the most promising of which appear beneath the paid ads, in space reserved for [...]

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Google Chrome for iOS loses Do Not Track feature

Google Chrome for iOS loses Do Not Track feature

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Google’s latest update for its Chrome browser on iOS promises a speedier experience with fewer crashes — but it also comes with the disappearance of major features like Do Not Track. Chrome’s Do Not Track feature has been available on iOS, Android, and on the desktop client for a while now, but that’s no longer [...]

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Google parent Alphabet may soon top Apples market value

Google parent Alphabet may soon top Apples market value

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yahoo Singapore News Google parent Alphabet may soon top Apple's market value Yahoo Singapore News FILE – This Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, photo shows Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Alphabet Inc. is poised to move to head of the corporate class just five months after Google created its new holding company. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose [...]

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Google: Search engine giant pays Rs 8 lakhs to Sanmay Ved, the man who owned Google.com for 60 seconds

Google: Search engine giant pays Rs 8 lakhs to Sanmay Ved, the man who owned Google.com for 60 seconds

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

ABP Live Google : Search engine giant pays Rs 8 lakhs to Sanmay Ved, the man who owned Google .com for 60 seconds ABP Live Search engine giant Google has paid Sanmay Ved, the man who owned Google .Com for a minute, USD 6,006.13 (about Rs 4.07 lakh) and later doubled the amount when he [...]

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A year later, Google Fiber makes headway on Charlotte high-speed network

A year later, Google Fiber makes headway on Charlotte high-speed network

| January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Charlotte Observer A year later, Google Fiber makes headway on Charlotte high-speed network Charlotte Observer Google Fiber signage surrounds a building on Seventh Street in uptown Charlotte where the company plans its “Fiber Space.” Here customers will be able to meet with Google Fiber representatives, try high-speed Internet and eventually sign up for service. …

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Googles Inbox app now delivers way smarter search results

Googles Inbox app now delivers way smarter search results

| January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Verge Google's Inbox app now delivers way smarter search results The Verge Google is making it much easier to find orders, reservations, flights, and other information hidden inside your email. Now when you perform a search inside Inbox — its alternate app for Gmail — the app will try to present you with exactly [...]

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George Osbornes failed search for Googles tax

George Osbornes failed search for Googles tax

| January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Like many people I was incensed and embarrassed at the absurdly low tax settlement with Google (EU’s warning over Google tax deal row, 29 January ). Yet another huge US corporation ducking and weaving to obtain spectacularly favourable concessions in rich European consumer bases. It pays armies of lawyers and accountants to flex their muscles [...]

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Threats To Google Fiber

Threats To Google Fiber

| January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

TechCrunch Threats To Google Fiber TechCrunch What's the greatest threat to the Internet? Did you say the elimination of net neutrality? Thankfully, that fight is over. At least for now. Back in February, the Federal Communications Commission reaffirmed the current rules of net neutrality. What … and more » …

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Apple Sets Its Sights on Virtual Reality

Apple Sets Its Sights on Virtual Reality

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

New York Times Apple Sets Its Sights on Virtual Reality New York Times Apple has filed dozens of virtual reality -related patents in the past, including one in 2008 for a head-mounted display apparatus. The patent illustration shows a large pair of glasses that can hold an iPhone, and it looks much like Google's Cardboard. [...]

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