Google Fast Flip Bridges Digital and Print Media (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Google Labs unveiled an innovative new tool called Fast Flip. At first glance it appears similar to Bing Visual Search which was also unleashed yesterday. However, snazzy interface aside, Fast Flip isn’t about eye candy or changing the way users search. Fast Flip is about helping print media adapt to the Internet age (and making a few dollars in the process).

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Google fields low-tech wildfire prevention: goats (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

Internet-Age innovator Google is taking advantage of an old-time principle to thwart wildfires: goats will eat almost anything.

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Yahoo mixes old and new in Internet-age news service (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Yahoo is building an Internet-age news service, leveraging its global audience of a half-billion people to win exclusive interviews with world leaders.

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