Google launches online flu shot finder (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

Google on Tuesday launched an online tool for tracking down where to get vaccinations against H1N1 and seasonal influenza in the United States.

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Microsoft Chief Eyes Yahoo Partnership Outside U.S. (New York Times)

Friday, November 6th, 2009

Microsoft’s chief executive, Steve Ballmer, said Thursday that the company might look to extend its search engine partnership with Yahoo outside the United States, if it gets regulatory approval.

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Microsoft CEO eyes Yahoo partnership outside U.S. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Thursday the company could look to extend its search engine partnership with Yahoo outside the United States, if it gets regulatory approval.

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Where Google Is Really Big: India and Brazil (New York Times)

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Update | 12:11 p.m. Corrected headline to remove China and add Brazil. Thank you to the many people who wrote us about the error. Google ?s dominance of the Internet in the United States is hard to overstate.

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Google to offer paid smartphone apps in Apple challenge (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Google Inc will allow developers to sell applications for its Android cell phone operating system beginning next week in the United States, as the search giant strives to expand in a smartphone arena dominated by Apple Inc.

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Google to offer paid smartphone applications (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Google Inc will allow developers to sell applications for its Android cell phone operating system beginning next week in the United States, as the search giant strives to expand in a smartphone arena dominated by Apple Inc.

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Google to offer paid cell phone applications (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Google will allow developers to sell applications for its Android cell phone operating system beginning next week in the United States.

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Google to offer paid mobile phone applications (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Google Inc will allow developers to sell applications for its Android mobile phone operating system beginning next week in the United States.

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Cheaper Year-End Gifts at Google (New York Times)

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Google has cut its year-end bonuses, but by not nearly as much as the technology gossip site Valleywag reported on Monday . Valleywag?s report was later repeated by other news outlets . Google?s year-end gift to most of its more than 20,000 employees worldwide will be an unlocked Dream, the first mobile phone based on Google?s Android software, which is made by HTC and sold in the United States …

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Google phone costs $144 in materials: iSuppli (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

The first phone to be built on Google’s Android operating system, which T-Mobile is selling for $179 in the United States, costs $144 for the components and materials, research firm iSuppli said.

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