Googles Stubborn Nature Is Killing Android Wear
Google is losing the battle to establish Android Wear as the de facto platform of the smartwatch and wearables movement. Recently passing just over one million downloads of the Android OS client app from the Google Play Store, the combined effort of .
Spanish publishers want GOOGLE NEWS to come back
Spains old-school media clearly has a more complicated relationship with the internet than it first thought. Mere hours after Google shut down its News service in the country to avoid a law that will make it pay for article results,��.
Google Exec Says Immigration Changes Would Help Economy
The executive chairman at Google urged Congress on Wednesday to increase the number of high-skilled work visas made available to foreigners and to deal with other immigration issues later on. Eric Schmidt spoke Wednesday at the American Enterprise .
GOOGLE NEWS: company press releases can now come.
Reuters reports that a little-noticed change in the Google News search process now allows company press releases to be included in its search results. Prior to the change, the company only allowed stories from approved��.
How Google Trekker is helping map climate change
Anyway, its ideal for our short hike with the Google Trekker. Introduced in 2012, the backpack has been used at various places including the Taj Mahal and the Galapagos Islands. The Trekker is derived from Googles Street View trucks and is meant to.
News about Google Inc., including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.
In Coverage of 2012 Candidates, the Blogs and the Beltway Divide
Which Republican presidential candidates are getting the most attention, favorable or otherwise, from the media these days?. A rough-and-ready approach to gauging volume of coverage finds that the blogosphere and the mainstream media are paying attention to different potential candidates.
Google Revenue Is Higher, but Profit Misses Expectations
The company’s results were squeezed by a number of temporary factors, including a strong dollar that ate into overseas sales.. Google reports slowing growth in fourth-quarter 2014, with shares down 10 percent since April 2014; profit was $4.76 billion, up from $3.38 billion in year-ago quarter, but slightly lower than expectations; revenue was $18.1 billion, up 15 percent from year-ago quarter.
Google accidentally invited some Apps users to try Inbox
This morning, Twitter lit up with people excitedly exclaiming that theyd finally gotten access to try Google Inbox on their Google Apps accounts, then, after a few hours it retracted a whole lot of those invitations. Some people managed to actually.
GOOGLE NEWS says adi��s to Spain in row over publishing fees
Google News shut has its Spanish operations and similar sites are contemplating their future as the country prepares to usher in a law requiring aggregators to pay publishers for linking to their content. On Tuesday morning��.
Google Insists It’s a Friend to Newspapers
At a convention of newspaper executives on Tuesday, news organizations, including Google, discussed ways to charge for content.
GOOGLE NEWS Is Taken Offline In Spain, After A Call For.
Reacting to a law that requires news sites in Spain to charge for their content, Google shut down its Google News service in the country Tuesday. The tech company and other news aggregators would face steep fines if they��.
Vice Uses Virtual Reality to Immerse Viewers in News
The directors Chris Milk and Spike Jonze, in partnership with Vice News, have created an eight-minute virtual-reality experience that catapults audiences into the center of the Millions March protest in New York in December.. Directors Chris Milk and Spike Jonze, in partnership with Vice News, produce eight-minute virtual-reality experience that puts audiences into Millions March protest in New York in December; Milk has several virtual-reality projects.
Google Wants You to Play Minecraft on Your Kitchen Table
Before giving a speech on Tuesday, Johnny Chung Lees pre-talk prep included a quick round of basketball and building a house in Minecraft. He wasnt goofing around. As the project lead at Googles Advanced Technology and Projects group, also known .
Device Syncing: Call From Computers and Text From Tablets
Technology from Apple, Google, BlackBerry and Motorola is increasingly allowing users to send texts and make phone calls from almost any device.. Molly Wood Machine Learning column rounds up the options available to those who wish to unify all their communications and devices, promise about cloud computing that up until recently had yet to be fulfilled.
Why Its A Big Deal That Googles Chairman Was Called Out For Interrupting A.
Williams leads Googles unconscious bias training (yes, thats a thing). More than 26,000 Google employees have gone through the training, she wrote in a New York Times op-ed last year. The training, Williams argued, has created a culture where .
Googles Chairman to Testify Before a Senate Panel
Eric E. Schmidt, the executive chairman of Google, has agreed to testify at a Senate subcommittee hearing on the company’s dominance of the Internet search industry.
Facebook, Google, and the Economics of Time
In 2011, Hal Varian, the chief economist at Google, wanted to study the millions of hours saved by Google searches. His team took questions like, Does using butter or margarine affect the size of baked cookies? and compared the time it took to Google.
Review: Google Chromebook Pixel
The top-of-the-line Google laptop, back in a new version, is meant more as a testing ground for new technology than a mass-market product.. Gadgetwise column; Googles second-generation Chromebook Pixel is significant improvement on first model, but is not designed with masses in mind; by companys own admission computer is meant to demonstrate improvements both in software and hardware that may be incorporated into cheaper models.
Google News quits Spain in response to new law | The Verge
Googles increasingly fractious relationship with European regulators is about to claim one of its most significant victims this month; as of December 16th, the Google News service in Spain will be.
Google To Launch New Doorway Page Penalty Algorithm
Google will take algorithmic action on more doorway pages in the near future. The new algorithm. Barry Schwartz is Search Engine Lands News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs��.
GOOGLE NEWS Offers the Daily You
What if you woke up every morning to find a customized newspaper on your doorstep?. Google introduced new features for its news site, offering a customizable selection of articles.
Google helps Hollywood boost girls-who-code image
SAN FRANCISCO ��� For many male scientists, the high-tech hook was set by Star Trek and Star Wars. Now Google hopes to increase the number of future female hires by counting on the appeal of a math-savvy cartoon character named Loretta and a .
Google adds naughty code scanning to Play Store
Google is cleaning up its app store to limit the amount of malware and age-inappropriate content. For the past two months the advertising giant has been quietly running a new scan of all applications for code that breaks its terms of service. Today it .
Papers Try to Get Out of a Box
Newspapers are increasingly talking about putting up pay walls and tracking the use of content online.
Cristal roto: La historia del fracaso de Google Glass
Hace unas semanas Google anunció que las gafas Glass, como las conocemos, desaparecerían.
Google Maps for iOS gets full-screen maps, Zagat review filters and quicker.
Todays update adds some useful features though. First up, you can now see maps in a full screen view by tapping on an empty space on the screen. Public transportation routes on the map are also now color-coded for better visual cues about your.
Google admits its fatal mistake with Google Glass
Its safe to say that Googles early efforts to present Google Glass to the public didnt go as expected. Google insiders starting dishing dirt to The New York Times last month about how many in Googles X lab viewed Glass as a product that was a long.
Google Releases News-Reading Service
Google is making an attempt to be seen as a friend to the news industry with a new service it hopes will make it easier for readers to view articles.
Apple iOS 8 distribution hits 77% as Googles Android.
Apples numbers are in stark comparison to Googles Android operating system. According to Googles developer webpage, 2013s Android 4.4 KitKat accounts for 40.9 percent of installs, while versions 4.1.x, 4.2.x and 4.3��.
Google Reaches Copyright Deal With Belgians
Google reached a settlement with Belgian photographers and journalists Friday in a copyright dispute over how Google News links to newspaper content.
Strict New Copyright Law Forces End Of Google News In.
Google has decided to shut down Google News in Spain. This drastic step will occur next week (December 16) and is the result of a recently passed Spanish l.
External traffic to Spanish news sites plummets after Google.
Traffic-measurement firm Chartbeat says that external traffic to Spanish news sites is down by double digits in the wake of their removal from the Google News.
Google News and Weather adds search and prettier forecasts
It may have taken Google ages to bring Androids News and Weather app into the modern era, but its seemingly bent on making up for lost time. The company has posted a new version of News and Weather with some fresh��.
Google goes street: LA launch party celebrates public art
Google knows how to throw a party. On Tuesday night, to mark the second installment of the Google Art Projects Street Art collection ��� a searchable online database of public artworks around the globe ��� the tech giant held a lavish re-launch soiree at.
Why Google Glass Broke
How Google Glass went from the hottest thing in wearable tech to the Edsel of Silicon Valley.. Google Glass, wearable computing product that Google abruptly shut down in January, has had trajectory marked by public obsession and fanfare and subsequent fall amid company scandal and poor reviews.
Researchers Report Milestone in Developing Quantum Computer
A team of University of California, Santa Barbara, and Google scientists reported that they had created an error-correction system that stabilizes qubits, the unstable basic element of quantum computing.. Scientists reporting in journal Nature say they have achieved important step toward developing quantum computer; report they have created error-correction system that stabilizes qubits, the unstable main element of quantum computing.
Google Plans New Headquarters, and a City Fears Being Overrun
Googles sometimes testy relationship with community leaders in Mountain View, Calif., a city already bursting at the seams, is likely to get testier.. Mountain View Journal; Googles expected proposal for expanded new headquarters in Mountain View, Calif, is likely to strain already aggravated relationship between company and community leaders who want to curb growth of city; while Google has been boon to citys tax revenues, employment rate and real estate prices, many residents are wary of citys rapid growth; other cities that house tech giants face similar dilemma.
Google News: The biggest missed opportunity in media right.
Despite all of its power and resources, Google has done relatively nothing to improve Google News since it launched. A German designers rethinking of the site.
Google Restores Gmail Access Lost Worldwide
The problem started around 4:30 a.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, when many users in the United States were asleep, but during the work day in Europe and much of Asia.
Googles Self-Driving Cars Hit Regulatory Traffic
Google Inc.s self-driving cars can maneuver adroitly in traffic, but they have had less success handling regulatory congestion. Google was a key backer of a 2012 California law that required state officials to devise rules for so-called autonomous.
Google Purchases Web Phone Service
Google said that it had bought GrandCentral Communications, acquiring a service that lets people use a single number for all their phones.
German publisher caves to GOOGLE NEWS after massive.
Publishers worldwide have been complaining about Google News since its launch, arguing that story excerpts appearing in search are a way for Google to capitalize on others work. Last year, after a.
Google offers a free but bland News and Weather app
Google News and Weather is a free app designed to give you access to more than 65000 news sources, both globally and locally, as well as weather for y.
Google and Fidelity Put $1 Billion Into SpaceX
Google and Fidelity have invested in the rocketry company founded by Elon Musk, in part to further Google’s goal of extending the Internet’s reach through satellites.. Google, in partnership with Fidelity Investments, invests $1 billion in Space Exploration Technologies, private rocketry company known as SpaceX that was founded by Elon Musk; investment is in line with Googles ambition to create satellite network that could bring Internet to globes most remote corners.
UK Chancellor Says ���Google Tax��� On Diverted Profits Will Come Into Effect Next.
UK Chancellor George Osborne today confirmed that a new tax dubbed the ���Google tax��� ��� because of its aim at tech companies that divert profits made in the UK ��� will come into effect next month, from April 1. He also pledged ��600 million ($880 million.
GOOGLE NEWS to Shut Down in Spain - NYTimes.com
LONDON ��� Google News is saying goodbye to Spain. The website, which compiles headlines and summaries of news articles from various sources, will go dark in Spain on Dec. 16. Google plans to shut the site there in��.
Spanish Newspapers Want GOOGLE NEWS Back | TechCrunch
The Spanish government is requiring the company to pay Spanish news providers every time their content appears on the site. The search giant will shut down Google News there in response and no content will be available��.
Apple is reportedly working on its own version of Google Glass
Munster explicitly draws a comparison to Google Glass: Digital information on the physical world. For example, a product like Google Glass. At this stage, Munster says he believes Apple has a small team of engineers looking into augmented reality .
TV News and the Idea of Truth
On Jon Stewarts show, the truth was a process; on Brian Williamss, it was an outcome.
Google Europe Blog: An update on GOOGLE NEWS in Spain
After 9/11, one of our engineers, Krishna Bharat, realized that results for the query ���World Trade Center��� returned nothing about the terrorist attacks. And it was also hard to compare the news from different sources or countries��.