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Google: ‘Not Where We Want to Be’ on Diversity

May 29, 2014 | 9:28 am

Google: ‘Not Where We Want to Be’ on Diversity

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Search giant wins praise for disclosure, which shows the company is overwhelmingly white and male

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Google’s ‘Street View’ Becomes a Wayback Machine

April 24, 2014 | 8:00 am

Google’s ‘Street View’ Becomes a Wayback Machine

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New map feature allows time travel to see what neighborhoods and landmarks looked like seven years ago.

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Legal Experts, Media and Tech Leaders Support Google in Anti-Muslim Film Case

April 18, 2014 | 9:03 am

Legal Experts, Media and Tech Leaders Support Google in Anti-Muslim Film Case

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Coalition argues federal ruling undermines right of online sites to host content they did not create.

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Good Read: Google Is Having Trouble Trying to Trademark the Word ‘Glass’

April 4, 2014 | 8:51 am

Good Read: Google Is Having Trouble Trying to Trademark the Word ‘Glass’

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The Wall Street Journal reports on Google’s attempt to trademark the common noun.

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Apple’s Latest Suit Against Samsung May Target Google

March 31, 2014 | 2:32 pm

Apple’s Latest Suit Against Samsung May Target Google

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The trial in Silicon Valley marks the latest round in a long-running series of lawsuits between the two tech giants that underscore a much larger concern about what is allowed to be patented.

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Silicon Valley Companies Embrace Bird-Friendly Building Designs

March 25, 2014 | 8:00 am

Silicon Valley Companies Embrace Bird-Friendly Building Designs

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Facebook, Apple, Intuit and Google plant trees, pathways and habitats for birds at their headquarters.

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‘Stockton Era’ Begins for Google Barge

March 6, 2014 | 3:25 pm

‘Stockton Era’ Begins for Google Barge

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Craft weighs anchor under cover of darkness and is towed east to new home on San Joaquin River.

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Google to Fund San Francisco’s Free Muni for Youth Program

February 27, 2014 | 5:30 pm

Google to Fund San Francisco’s Free Muni for Youth Program

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One of the largest private donations in city history will cover the free pass program for two years.

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Court Orders YouTube to Take Down Anti-Muslim Film

February 26, 2014 | 4:05 pm

Court Orders YouTube to Take Down Anti-Muslim Film

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Panel rules in favor of actress whose image was used in film without her consent. Google will appeal.

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Feds Make Deal With Net Firms Over Disclosure of User Info

January 27, 2014 | 2:46 pm

Feds Make Deal With Net Firms Over Disclosure of User Info

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Companies can now report roughly how many demands for user data the NSA and other agencies are making.

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