Archive for September, 2009

Google Wave to be released to 100,000 testers Wednesday (CNN)

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Google Wave, a product that promises to revolutionize online communication, will go out to about 100,000 beta testers Wednesday.

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Google working on “smart” plug-in hybrid charging (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Google Inc is in the early stages of looking at ways to write software that would fully integrate plug-in hybrid vehicles to the power grid, minimize strain on the grid and help utilities manage vehicle charging load.

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Yahoo Opens New Home Page to External Developers (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

Yahoo is opening its newly redesigned home page to external developers so that they can build applications for it, the company said Tuesday.

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Google adjusts to life with trustbusters (CNET)

Monday, September 28th, 2009

In less time than it takes for some government investigations, the search company has gone from start-up to accused menacer of Internet competition. Fair or not, this is Google 2.0.

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Happy 11th Birthday to Goog11e .. or Google (Search Engine Journal)

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Google introduced a new logo today to celebrate its 11th birthday since the company was first started back in 1998 by two Stanford students. In the logo, the “L” in Google is replaced by an eleven “11”, spelling out Google as “Goog11e”. If you click on the Google logo, it takes the user to the search results page of “google”, sporting? Check out the SEO Tools guide at Search Engine Journal …

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AT&T vs. Google Voice: Dirty Details (PC World)

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Analysis: Behind AT&T’s snark, Google’s indifference, the rules and what they mean for consumers.

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BROWSER: Google logo misspelled? Nope, just time for cake (Detroit Free Press)

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Don’t adjust your screens; the Google logo is not misspelled today. The search engine giant is no stranger to redesigning its logo for special occasions, and today is a very special one: Google’s 11th birthday.

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AT&T Says Google Voice Violates Net Neutrality Principles (New York Times)

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

At issue is Google?s decision not to connect Google Voice customers to certain conference calling and other lines because of what it says are excessive access charges by the providers of those lines.

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Yahoo Director to Step Down (Digital Trends)

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

One of Yahoo Inc.’s directors will step down at the end of this year.

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Yahoo director to step down at end of year (AP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Yahoo Inc. director Maggie Wilderotter plans to step down from the slumping Internet company’s board at the end of this year. The resignation will leave Yahoo with 11 directors.

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