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Google’s Restructuring Plan Means Slimming Down

By: Richard Nieva | CNet When Ruth Porat, Google’s chief financial officer, addressed analysts on a conference call for the first time in July, she preached one thing: balance. “A key focus is on the […]

08/11/2015

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Android Weakness Could Let Hackers Spy On You With Your Own Phone

A flaw in the Android operating system could let hackers take control of a smartphone remotely, steal personal data, and even turn the phone into a spying device.

08/07/2015

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Google Looks For More Revenue From Ads In Android App Store

Google will start showing ads in its online store for mobile apps and entertainment as the Internet search leader strives to bring in more revenue from smartphones and tablets.

02/26/2015

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Reports: Google Planning To Sell Wireless Phone Service

Google is planning to sell wireless phone service directly to consumers using the networks of Sprint and T-Mobile, according to reports published Wednesday. If everything falls into place, Google Inc. could offer discounted wireless data […]

01/22/2015

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Google, Fidelity Fuel Elon Musk’s SpaceX With $1B Investment

SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion.

01/20/2015

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Google Working On Pill That Could Detect Cancer Cells

Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.

10/31/2014

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Bail Set For Metro Cop

James Henry faces multiple child pornography charges

10/27/2014

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Car Infotainment Systems Rated For Distraction

Two new studies rate the voice-activated dashboard infotainment systems of six major automakers and the Apple iPhone’s Siri voice command system according to how much distraction they create for drivers. Apple and Google are working […]

10/07/2014

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Toyota Not Expecting Driverless Cars Soon

Your car will soon do more to help avoid a crash. But as for leaving the driving to the vehicle while you relax, don’t get your hopes up. That’s the message from Toyota.

09/08/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?

Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.

06/23/2014

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