Google Inc.’s new music service offers a lot of eye candy to go with the tunes. The song selection of around 18 million tracks is comparable to popular services such as Spotify and Rhapsody, and a myriad of playlists curated along different genres provides a big playground for music lovers.
Google says it will take over a troubled municipal fiber-optic system and make Provo, Utah, the third city to get its high-speed Internet service via fiber-optic cables.
Nevada is getting almost $114,000 in a multi-state settlement over data collected by Google for its Street View service.
Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said Thursday it’s up to North Korea to shed its self-imposed isolation and allow its citizens to use the Internet and connect with the outside world, or risk remaining way behind other countries.
Google’s executive chairman is preparing to travel to one of the last frontiers of cyberspace: North Korea. Eric Schmidt will be traveling to North Korea on a private, humanitarian mission led by former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson that could take place as early as this month, according to two people familiar with the group’s plans who asked not to be named because the visit had not been made public.
Google offers Death Benefits for its employees.
A New York business owner is suing for the right to use the term “Google” in the URL for his professional website, claiming that the word has becoming a legally generic term.
Sales soared for a painting depicting Obama trampling on the Constitution after a story CBS Las Vegas did about it went viral last weekend.
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By now you should know that Google is buying Motorola Mobility, but why are they doing it?