Google Voice service blocks fewer than 100 numbers (AP via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Google Inc. said late Wednesday that its free messaging and calling service, Google Voice, blocks calls to fewer than 100 specific phone numbers likely to be adult chat lines and free conference call services.

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Microsoft, Google seal Twitter search deals (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Microsoft Corp and Google Inc secured separate agreements to access real-time content from Web phenomenon Twitter, intensifying their battle for a search market that Google dominates.

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Microsoft, Google snag Twitter search deal (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Microsoft Corp and Google Inc have sealed separate agreements to access real-time content from Web phenomenon Twitter, intensifying their battle for a search market that Google now dominates.

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AP Sources: Google to unveil music search (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Google Inc. will launch music search pages next week and include ways for consumers to buy songs for download, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Space agencies, Google seek ways to save forests (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Space agencies and Google Inc are helping an international project to monitor forests by satellite to fight global warming, the head of an international earth observation group said on Tuesday.

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Google goes global with Apps (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Google Inc said more than 2 million businesses now use its online office software, and the Web search leader is going global on Monday with an advertising campaign to lure customers away from Microsoft Corp and IBM products.

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Google Plans to Resume Hiring, Acquisitions After Sales Exceed Estimates (Bloomberg)

Saturday, October 17th, 2009

Google Inc., the world?s most popular Internet search engine, plans to resume hiring and acquisitions after the recovering economy helped third-quarter sales beat analysts? estimates.

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Google, Microsoft Increase Search Share in U.S.; Yahoo Declines (Bloomberg)

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Oct. 14 (Bloomberg) — Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. boosted their share of the U.S. Internet search market in September, while Yahoo! Inc. lost ground, according to research firm ComScore Inc.

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FCC launches probe of Google Voice service (Detroit News)

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

Washington — Federal regulators will look into complaints by AT&T Inc. that Google Inc.’s free messaging and calling service, Google Voice, blocks calls to rural communities where local phone companies charge high connection fees.

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Germany criticizes Google for copyright infringement (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, October 10th, 2009

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday criticized the efforts of Google Inc to build a massive digital library, saying the Internet should not be exempt from copyright laws.

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