Belt-tightening at Google (CNN Money)

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

The plight of workers everywhere is bleak. Witness the turn of events at Google, where this past Christmas no armored car pulled up to the Googleplex to dispense a thousand bucks in crisp hundred-dollar bills to each and every employee, as one did the year before.

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Google reveals American holiday habits (Fort Worth Star-Telegram)

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

By SEAN GALLAGHER It?s Christmas morning, and unlike most Americans, I?m at work. But like some Americans, I?m at my computer. Just looking at the top 25 Google search terms at this hour is a window into the changing celebration of Christmas: Christmas past. Think: Folger?s classic coffee commercial of the big brother making it home for Christmas. Breakfast is on the table, wrapping paper …

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