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Nov 18, 2014, 06:03 ET

Google Maps' Thanksgiving Traffic Alert: Wednesday the Worst Day to Drive, Philadelphia Sees Biggest Increase in Holiday Traffic

Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOG, GOOGL) Google Maps today released traffic information for 21 cities* across the U.S. to reveal insights for avoiding...

Nov 04, 2014, 19:00 ET
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Google and LG Enter Into Global Patent License Agreement

LG Electronics Inc. (LG) and Google Inc. have entered into a long-term patent cross-licensing agreement covering a broad range of products and...

Oct 14, 2014, 06:00 ET
Google Mobile Voice Study Infographic

Teens Use Voice Search Most, Even in Bathroom, Google's Mobile Voice Study Finds

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG, GOOGL) today released the results of the Mobile Voice Study, a look at voice search habits among American smartphone...

Dec 16, 2013, 10:42 ET

Google debe responder ante la justicia británica, afirman los demandantes del Reino Unido en favor de la privacidad

La lucha por asegurar que Google no pueda evadir la justicia británica llegará ante el Tribunal Superior inglés el lunes, cuando un...

Dec 16, 2013, 10:22 ET

Google deve responder à justiça britânica, afirmam defensores da privacidade no RU

A batalha para garantir que o Google não escape da justiça britânica será apresentada ao Tribunal Superior da Inglaterra na...

Dec 16, 2013, 05:03 ET

Google debe responder a la justicia británica según los demandantes privados de Reino Unido

La lucha para asegurar que Google no evade la justicia británica se lleva el lunes frente al Tribunal Superior Inglés, cuando un grupo...

Dec 15, 2013, 14:00 ET

Google doit répondre de ses actes devant la justice britannique, déclarent des défenseurs de la vie privée au Royaume-Uni

Le combat pour assurer que Google ne puisse se soustraire à la justice britannique passe devant la Haute Cour anglaise lundi, alors qu'un...

Dec 15, 2013, 14:00 ET

Privatsphäre-Kläger im Vereinigten Königreich: Google muss sich vor der britischen Justiz verantworten

Der Kampf gegen Googles Versuch, den Fängen der britischen Justiz zu entgehen, wird am Montag vor dem englischen High Court fortgesetzt, wo...

Dec 15, 2013, 10:00 ET

Google Must Answer to British Justice, say UK Privacy Claimants

The fight to ensure Google cannot evade British justice goes before the English High Court on Monday, when a group of British internet users take...

Dec 03, 2013, 08:30 ET

CALL FOR ENTRIES: December 31st deadline looms for Canada's first-ever Doodle 4 Google competition

Winner will have their doodle featured on Google homepage and receive $20,000 in grant and scholarship prizes TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - With...

Nov 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

Five Canadian cities receive 2013 Google eTown Award

Independent research firm IPSOS and Google Canada recognize the strongest online business communities in Canada TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2013 /CNW/ -...

Aug 28, 2013, 12:00 ET

Rani Therapeutics™ Secures Series B Funding; Round Led by Google Ventures

 Rani Therapeutics today announced it has closed its Series B round of funding, led by Google Ventures.  InCube Ventures, a life sciences...

Aug 01, 2013, 14:58 ET
Moto X in white unveiled today by Motorola, a Google company. Designed by you, responds to you and assembled in the USA.  (PRNewsFoto/Motorola, a Google company)

Moto X. All Yours.

 People want choice. The choice to design their own phones. The choice to control their phones by voice when their hands are occupied. The...

Jun 05, 2013, 12:12 ET

Former Vice President Al Gore Invites Citizens Everywhere to Participate in a Google+ Conversation About Combating the Climate Crisis

 Participant Media, Paramount Home Media Distribution and Google announced today that former Vice President Al Gore, chairman of The...

Jan 15, 2013, 14:01 ET

Google announces 2013 Doodle 4 Google contest

Throughout the year, Google releases Google doodles, the fun versions of the Google logo seen on Google's homepage in celebration of special events...

Dec 12, 2012, 08:00 ET

Google Debuts What Portland, Oregon Searched For In 2012

 Portland showed its passion for community and local restaurants today as Google released the top ten most popular searched terms in Portland....

Nov 13, 2012, 09:30 ET

Google Canada and Communitech Collaborate to Support Canadian Start-Ups

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON, Nov. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Google Canada and Communitech, one of Canada's largest start-up enablers, today announced a...

Aug 02, 2012, 11:41 ET

Websites Now Free For New Mexico Businesses

 Today Google is announcing New Mexico Get Your Business Online. Google worked with local partners to design the program, which will help drive...

May 22, 2012, 08:52 ET

Google Acquires Motorola Mobility

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced today that the acquisition of Motorola Mobility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) has closed, with Google acquiring...

Apr 11, 2012, 15:03 ET
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Hundreds of Small Businesses Receive Online Help

 Google launched its Pennsylvania Get Your Business Online initiative with a two-day kickoff event in Pittsburgh Tuesday and Wednesday, where...