Google to Microsoft: Support SVG (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

The SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) specification may be experiencing a renaissance, but it would sure be helpful if Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser supported SVG, a Google official argued at a technical conference on Friday.

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Yahoo boosts Web data joiner (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

Yahoo is enhancing on Wednesday its Web service API for querying and joining data across any Web source or service on the Web, with the addition of capabilities to write and modify data on Web services.

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Google seeks faster Web (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

Google has set a battle cry for the Internet: “Let’s make the Web faster.”

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Google lauds the Web as programming model (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Preaching the Web as the new programming model, Google officials lauded several technologies, including 3D browser capabilities and an ability to easily add Google applications to Web pages, at the Google I/O conference on Wednesday.

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Heroku hosts Ruby apps, battles Google (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Friday, April 24th, 2009

Heroku will debut on Friday its cloud service for Ruby applications, competing with Google and offering provisionless Web hosting.

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Google launches Cross-Language Enterprise Search (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Google launched on Thursday an innovative cross-language search feature that is sure to be welcomed by any global organization.

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Yahoo hosts developers at Open Hack 2008 (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Friday, September 12th, 2008

Yahoo is hosting about 300 developers at its Open Hack 2008 event this weekend, encouraging them to build applications on top of the company’s products.

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Google touts iPhone, Chrome browser (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

A Google executive Thursday heaped praise on Apple’s iPhone, even with his company set to challenge Apple in this same space with its Android mobile computing platform.

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Outages Leave Google Apps Admins In the Hotseat (Slashdot)

Sunday, August 17th, 2008

snydeq writes “This week’s Google outages left several Google Apps admins in the lurch ? and many of them are second-guessing their advocacy for making the switch to hosted apps, InfoWorld reports. The outages, which affected both Gmail and Apps, ‘could serve as a deterrent to some IT and business managers who might not be ready to ditch conventional software packages that are installed on their …

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WSO2 adds Google Gadgets to mashup server (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Monday, July 21st, 2008

WSO2 is releasing on Monday WSO Mashup Server Version 1.5, an open-source product for deploying mashup services featuring Google Gadgets support and interfaces to relational databases and other data sources.

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