Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Germany’s former first lady sues Google

Bettina Wulff, Germany’s former first lady, is suing Google because its search engine terms link her name with prostitutes, escort services and red light districts. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Amazon: Build apps for our Kindle Fire line and get better exposure

A tablet can’t be considered a success without great apps, which is why Amazon has opted to push Android’s app store the Google Play Store aside. In its place, Amazon created it’s very own market place for apps called the Amazon Appstore. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Google finds new way to deal with websites that infringe copyright

Google has come up with a way to deal with websites that infringe on copyrights — bury these pages deep in search results. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Yahoo CEO Mayer to receive lucrative salary

Newly hired Yahoo Chief Executive Officer and expecting mother Marissa Mayer is set to receive a hefty paycheck. Mayer was swayed away from Google by Yahoo last week and is tasked with injecting new energy and a profitable business plan for Yahoo. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Google purges outdated, redundant services

Google is pulling the plug on less used, outdated and redundant services Google Video, iGoogle, Google Mini, the Symbian Search App and Google Talk Chatback, according to the search engine’s blogpost on Tuesday. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Asus-Google tablet launching soon

Rumors about a Google tablet is true as the Android Authority news blogsite has reported that an Asus representative at Computex 2012 confirmed its existence and launching by the end of the month. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Google buys app maker Quickoffice

Late Tuesday, taking a direct shot at competitor Microsoft, Google announce the purchase of Quickoffice, the maker of a widely used mobile application for working on documents created in Microsoft’s programs for word processing, spreadsheets and presentations Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Nevada issues first license for diverless car

Nevada has become the first state to issue an “autonomous” license for a driverless car, and the lucky recipient of internet search giant Google. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Sony unveils SmartWatch

On Thursday, Sony debuted a wristwatch connected to the Internet powered by Google-backed Android software. It offers access to live content and entertainment on the go. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Google buys two Bay Area startups — Katango and Apture

Having already purchased more companies in the first nine months of 2011 than in any other year of its existence, Google has acquired two more Bay Area startups, it was announced Thursday. View full post on Business Stories