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Google Bus Protesters’ Manifesto: ‘Get Out of Oakland!’

December 20, 2013 | 2:55 pm

Google Bus Protesters’ Manifesto: ‘Get Out of Oakland!’

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A denunciation of the tech sector and its workers as protest over Silicon Valley shuttles escalates.

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‘BART Strike’ Muscles its Way to Top Bay Area Search Term in 2013

December 17, 2013 | 8:00 am

‘BART Strike’ Muscles its Way to Top Bay Area Search Term in 2013

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Google’s lists of the top 10 trending search topics for five Northern California cities in 2013.

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Google Bus Protest: Angry Confrontation Apparently Staged

December 10, 2013 | 5:15 pm

Google Bus Protest: Angry Confrontation Apparently Staged

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Confrontation between an apparent Google employee and protesters proves too good to be true.

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Tech Heavyweights Launch Surveillance Reform Campaign

December 9, 2013 | 10:12 am

Tech Heavyweights Launch Surveillance Reform Campaign

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As Snowden revelations continue, eight major tech firms urge lawmakers to rein in spy agencies.

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Google Barge Speculation Heats Up After News Report

November 1, 2013 | 9:00 am

Google Barge Speculation Heats Up After News Report

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Has the Google barge mystery been solved?

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NSA Spying on Google and Yahoo: Just Assume You’ve Been Hacked

October 30, 2013 | 5:21 pm

NSA Spying on Google and Yahoo: Just Assume You’ve Been Hacked

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More revelations from leaked documents that point to government collection of emails and more.

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Google’s New Search Takes On More Complex Queries

September 27, 2013 | 12:39 pm

Google’s New Search Takes On More Complex Queries

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New algorithm focuses on meaning of phrases and relationships to things.

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Google Continues Its Real Estate Buying Binge

September 23, 2013 | 1:48 pm

Google Continues Its Real Estate Buying Binge

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Search giant expands its footprint in Mountain View with a six-building, $235.5 million purchase.

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Google Loses Round in ‘Street View’ Wiretapping Case

September 11, 2013 | 9:01 am

Google Loses Round in ‘Street View’ Wiretapping Case

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A San Francisco appeals court says company’s Wi-Fi snooping not exempt from legal action.

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In Rare Interview, Larry Ellison Says Apple Going Down Without Steve Jobs

August 13, 2013 | 9:42 am

In Rare Interview, Larry Ellison Says Apple Going Down Without Steve Jobs

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“CBS This Morning” showed an interview with Oracle CEO Larry Ellison today. Ellison, who rarely speaks to the media, discussed his legal battle with Google, telling Charlie Rose that Larry Page “took our stuff and that was wrong.” Then he talked about Steve Jobs, whom Ellison called “his best friend for 25 years.” After being […]

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