Recent Event Highlights: New round of documents aired in Viacom-Google case - The Associated Press, Google Sees Spam Surging on Botnet Activity - InternetNews.com, Google Revenue Jumps 23 Percent - PC Magazine, It's Incredible! New Droid on its way to Verizon - Computerworld, Apple's iPad isn't unbeatable, analysts say - Computerworld, Gmail gets drag-and-drop attachments - CNET, and 257 more...
Created by dipity on Apr 16, 2009
Last updated: 11/26/10 at 10:42 AM
Reuters UK (blog)New round of documents aired in Viacom-Google caseThe Associated PressSome documents suggested Google had an evolving strategy. In one June 2006 e-mail forwarded to CEO Eric Schmidt and Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey ...Viacom: Google used piracy to coerce content ownersCNETall 107 news articles »
Technorati (blog)Google Sees Spam Surging on Botnet ActivityInternetNews.comThe result? A 30 percent increase in spam messages, according to Postini, Google's e-mail filtering and security division.Spam Volumes Grew 6 Percent Last Year, Says GooglePC WorldGoogle: Botnet Takedowns Are Delivering Diminishing Returns Relative to SpamTMCnetBotnets Keep Spam Volume High: GoogleeSecurity Planetall 16 news articles »
Telegraph.co.ukGoogle Revenue Jumps 23 PercentPC MagazineThe company has been "very active thus far this year," he said, pointing to acquisitions like iPhone e-mail app ReMail, photo-editing site Picnik, ...Google profit climbs higherGlobe and MailGoogle 1Q profit rises 37 pct but stock slidesBay News 9all 644 news articles »
ComputerworldIt's Incredible! New Droid on its way to VerizonComputerworldHTC's Droid Incredible has a better camera than Google's Nexus One, but is this an iPhone killer? By Matt Hamblen Computerworld - HTC's Droid Incredible ...Verizon Confirms HTC Incredible; Will Launch in AprilPC MagazineVerizon and HTC officially announce DROID Incredible for April 29thZDNet (blog)HTC, Verizon Confirm Launch For $200 Droid IncredibleChannelWebInformationWeek (blog) -Sci-Tech Today -VentureBeatall 237 news articles »
Siliconrepublic.comApple's iPad isn't unbeatable, analysts sayComputerworldComputerworld - Top companies like Hewlett-Packard Co. and Google Inc. planning to come out with tablet computers have a lot of work ahead ...Intel Plans New Intel® Atom™ Processor-based System-on-Chip; Unveils Car ...TradersHuddle.com (press release)all 224 news articles »
Product Reviews (blog)Gmail gets drag-and-drop attachmentsCNET... e-mail message to have them begin uploading. It works the same as the system Google implemented in its Wave service for photos and other media types. ...Drag-and-drop Gmail: another feature beefs up Google Apps offeringZDNet (blog)Google Adds Calendar Invitations to Gmail MessagesMashable (blog)Gmail adds drag-and-drop attachmentsWashington Post (blog)eBrandz -ReadWriteWeb (blog)all 27 news articles »
East AfricanGoogle to project unique app for Apple iPadABH NewsIMAP protocol enables the user to access the GMail on iPad through native mail app. The You Tube app incorporated in iPad lets the user to view HD videos ...Apple's iPad: raw but lovelyIrish TimesGoogle Optimizes Search App for iPadPC WorldReal-world iPad annoyances: A timelineCNETLos Angeles News Today -GoMo News -Computerworld (blog)all 577 news articles »
The HinduU.S. Library of Congress announces plans to store entire archive of public ...Daily MailBy Mail Foreign Service Every single public Twitter message ever posted will be stored in a vast archive by the US Library of Congress. ...Library of Congress to house your tweetsCNETPromoting for dollars is new Twitter appLos Angeles TimesTwitter Ads Test Billion-Dollar ValuationReutersClickZ News -The Takeaway (blog) -afaqs!all 2,424 news articles »
CNETYahoo, Feds Battle Over E-mail PrivacyWired NewsYahoo is challenging the government's position and defying a court order to turn over some customer e-mail to the feds. Google, the Electronic Frontier ...Google Sides With Yahoo In Email Privacy DisputeWebProNews (blog)Google is a friend in need for Yahoo!CIOLGoogle joins Yahoo's battle to protect email privacyTechSpotTotal Telecom -Register -News Trends (blog)all 16 news articles »
Google: E-Mail Spam Levels Declining, But Still HighPC MagazineGoogle also saw a spike in the level of e-mails with viruses attached during the second half of 2009. E-mail with attached viruses accounted for 0.3 percent ...and more »
ABC NewsGoogle mail suffers widespread outageReuters"Anyone thinking of migrating over to Google mail for business might want to think again! It's so annoying - free or otherwise! ...Gmail users suffer through outageCNET NewsGmail Fail Strikes AgainInformationWeekGmail Servers Crash NationwideNBC Bay Areamsnbc.com -PC World -Reutersall 299 news articles »
Examiner.comGmail down for many usersUSA TodayGoogle says, “if you have IMAP or POP set up already you should be able to access your mail that way in the meantime.” So you may be able to get messages ...Yes, GMail is downExaminer.comGmail 502 Server ErrorQuickPWNall 11 news articles »
...Google e-mail service, and the outage appears to be still affecting some users Tuesday. "We're aware of a problem with Google Mail affecting a majority of users. The affected users are unable to access Google Mail. We will provide an update by September 1,...
The top 10 ways to protect yourself from e-vengeLos Angeles TimesJohn W. Dozier Jr. is an Internet lawyer and co-author of the book "Google Bomb," which is about protecting yourself from online crimes and the case of Sue ...
AFPAn author's guide to the Google Books flapCNET NewsHe has written about traditional PC companies, chip manufacturers, and mobile computers, spending the last three years covering Apple. E-mail Tom.Sony Sides With Google in 'Library of Future' SettlementWired NewsSony, Amazon take different sides over Google Books caseTelecompaper (subscription)More questions than answers on Google BooksCNET Newsall 115 news articles »
guardian.co.ukGoogle reforms Chrome for Snow LeopardCNET NewsHe joined CNET News in 1998 and since then also has covered Google, Yahoo, servers, supercomputing, Linux and open-source software, and science. E-mail ...Snow Leopard: Faster, but Also SaferNew York Timesall 793 news articles »
Google Weighs Fighting Gmail SubpoenaInformationWeek... a Google spokesperson offered the following statement via e-mail: "When Google receives legal process, such as court orders and subpoenas, ...Google May Hand Over Caribbean Journalists' IP Addresses (Updated)ReadWriteWeball 9 news articles »
New Zealand HeraldGerman court rules against Google's termsThe Associated PressThe suit filed by the Federation of German Consumer Organizations charged that the terms of service for opening an account through Google Mail, Google ...German court orders Google to change TOS - a little lateZDNetGerman Court Orders Google to Change Terms of ServiceIT Business EdgeGerman court orders Google to clarify service termsStrategyEye (subscription)all 94 news articles »
The $300 Telecommuter ChallengePC WorldGoogle Docs takes care of instant collaboration, but I do occasionally have to receive files of a more Microsoftian persuasion. While there's no perfect ...and more »
Challenging Microsoft With a New TechnologyNew York TimesGoogle, the search giant, offers free advertising-supported software for e-mail, word processing, calendars and spreadsheets online, as alternatives to ...and more »
Vt. man's $100 million charity trek runs into questionsBarre Montpelier Times ArgusSo why do the words "scam" and "fraud" show up as popular searches when you Google his name? The 32-year-old Brattleboro resident boasts he has overcome a ...and more »
The Associated PressAs Internet turns 40, barriers threaten its growthThe Associated PressAn ongoing dispute between Google Inc. and Apple Inc. underscores one such barrier. Like some other mobile devices that connect to the Internet, ...and more »
Facebook versus Google --the fight for the social webThe HourIts feature set is superior to the number one and two, Yahoo Mail and Microsoft Live/Hotmail offerings. Gmail integrates, although not seamlessly, ...and more »
BBC NewsFacebook's iPhone update paves the way for appsCNET NewsTo go with those items are standard Facebook features, including a handful of its own first-party applications, such as events, photos, mail, ...First Look: Facebook 3.0 for iPhonePC WorldFCC probes iPhone-Google app disputeeSchool News (subscription)Palm Pre to contend for the iThroneCBC.caGlobe and Mail -CNET News -CNET Newsall 475 news articles »
AdAge.comBrowserPlus rides on Yahoo Messenger coattailsCNET NewsHe joined CNET News in 1998 and since then also has covered Google, Yahoo, servers, supercomputing, Linux and open-source software, and science. E-mail ...Apple worms aheadAsia Times OnlineEye on Insiders: Yahoo!Motley FoolResearch and Markets: Microsoft and Yahoo Company Analysis ...TMC NetTheMediaBlog.co.uk (satire) -CNET News -CNET Newsall 39 news articles »
MiamiHerald.com3 Reasons Google Should Fear Microsoft-Yahoo PartnershipPC WorldMicrosoft has the money ($100 million is being spent on Bing marketing) and Yahoo has the users (98 million Yahoo Mail users in the United States, ...Yahoo Enhances Search, IM, MailInformationWeekEuropean Opposition Mounts Against Google's Selling Digitized BooksNew York TimesYahoo Revamps Messenger, Search, MailPC MagazineBusinessWeek -eWeek -New York Timesall 830 news articles »
...to writers. These are some of the concerns held by William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, which last week fired off an e-mail alert to its authors, urging them to opt out of a complex settlement between Google ( GOOG - news - people ), the Authors...
ABC News'Skanks' case over Google's release of e-mail address tests limits ...USA TodayCohen successfully petitioned the New York Supreme Court to compel Google to disclose the blogger's e-mail address. Port says that she had a right to expect ...Stung by the Perfect StingNew York Times'Skanks' Blogger Unmasked by Google Vows to Sue CompanyWired News'Skank' Blogger v. Google and Federal LawSan Francisco ChronicleGlobe and Mail -InfoWorld -New York Timesall 566 news articles »
Google Voice looks to transform your phoneChicago TribuneWant to send everyone but immediate family to voice mail after 10 pm? No problem. You also may set it so certain callers go straight to voice mail. Google ...and more »
...calls first to a cellphone, then a work number and finally a home number, for example. Users can set up voice mail and have Google Voice e-mail transcripts of their messages. It can also be used to send text messages and place calls at low rates paid to Google,...
The Seattle Times
...this migration only to new account users in May, but Gmail yesterday extended the offer to all of Gmail's millions of users. Google Gmail engineer Marcin Brodziak explained the logic behind catering to new users before opening up the migration to all Gmail...
...what technology and the Internet is capable of doing. Thinking in terms of electronic mail as an improvement on snail mail, Google wave is an improvement and combination of email, instant messaging, text messaging, and chat rooms like IRC. One Google developer...
...email users — use and love Gmail. None of them use Hotmail or Yahoo Mail. Raw user count is the wrong metric; Gmail has already won. Google is like Apple in this way. It starts by taking over the premium end of a market. This is terrible. Mail is crucial for...
Silicon Alley Insider
Google and Microsoft: The Battle Over College E-MailTIMEIn addition to e-mail, Google's free Apps for Education offering includes voice- and video-chatting capabilities as well as collaborative word processing, ...and more »
...telephone numbers to a traditional 10-digit number provided by Google and consolidates voice mail to the user’s e-mail account. The Google Voice number — which allows for some choice including area codes — rings all telephone lines attached to it but can be...
Stars and Stripes
...while working at Google. Keegan had created a Maori language version for Google that took about eight years, he said by e-mail. A Hawaiian version "will give native Hawaiians a sense of pride, a sense of identity and a confirmation that their language has...
...new corporate customers for Google Apps, which features word processing, spreadsheet, presentation graphics, calendar, and e-mail software. Microsoft Office, which offers similar features, is one of the world’s most popular software products, commanding more...
...which were meritless from the start," Pederson said in an e-mail. "There was also no money paid or value given to Ascentive by Google in order to resolve this dispute." Google had suffered a setback in its AdWords case against Rescuecom when the 2nd U.S....
...browser. They can all access and edit the same documents and spreadsheets at the same time as their colleagues. They use Gmail and Google Calendar at work as fluidly and easily as they use their personal Gmail accounts. They video, voice and text chat with...
...with Gmail, but is essentially a completely separate undertaking and has been a bit of an "organizational experiment" for Google in terms of giving an important project a great deal of autonomy, Lars said. So why go public now, with so much yet to be accomplished?...
...is removing the "beta" label from many of its key services, including Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Talk, and Google Video for Business. The move is seen as a way to attract large businesses to Google Apps, its suite of messaging and productivity...
Pittsburgh Post GazetteOnline site relates weather to ailments, sends alertsPittsburgh Post Gazette, PAAn agreement with Google has brought in only $900 the past six months. He figures they'll need to about double their current subscriber list before advertising picks up. Until then, "We're running it from our own pocket," said Dr. Bart. ...
ZeropaidThe Pirate Bay Urges EU Users to Get Out and VoteZeropaid, CARecently, The Pirate Bay had made a post on their blog which, when put through the Google translator, one can get this: I read this article just now: http://www.svd.se/opinion/brannpunkt/artikel_3000369.svd My first impression was, why has it taken so ...
CNET NewsRay Ozzie's cloud hangs over the ValleyCNET News, CA... company's well known organizational structure, with software developers working in offices and corresponding over email. Levy asked Ozzie how many companies have the ability to build the kinds of data centers that Microsoft and Google are building. ...
CNET NewsApple update supports new Canon, Nikon SLRsCNET News, CAHe joined CNET News in 1998 and since then also has covered Google, Yahoo, servers, supercomputing, Linux and open-source software, and science. E-mail Stephen, or follow him on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/stshank. by ikramerica--2008 June 4, ...
The InquisitrFrom the “if it ain't broke” files: Google SquaredThe Inquisitr, AustraliaLess web-savvy users like your parents and the dude you share a cubicle with already use their AOL mail for everything. So Google Squared might have a hard time catching on with either segment. But Google is quick to point out that Squared still needs ...
CNET NewsSony Ericsson announces C901, Naite 'GreenHeart' phonesCNET News, CAThe Naite has a 2-megapixel camera and camcorder, a music player, a wireless Web browser, a speakerphone, messaging and POP3 e-mail, instant messaging, an FM radio, stereo Bluetooth, Google Maps, USB Mass storage, PC syncing, and a personal organizer. ...
ITBusiness.caGoogle Wave: a one-stop-shop for collaboration on steroidsITBusiness.ca, CanadaIt provides Twitter's brevity, Facebook's group collaboration, and the direct content sharing of instant messaging or e-mail. Google Wave, an upcoming Web application that mixes old technologies like e-mail, IM and online documents in a unified, ...Google Wave: Our First Hands-On Impressions ReadWriteWebGoogle Wave hands-on: Weird and wonderful Craveall 18 news articles