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Forget the Bus — Google Tries Out Ferry Service for Workers

January 8, 2014 | 8:39 am

Forget the Bus — Google Tries Out Ferry Service for Workers

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Google starts what’s reported to be a monthlong test of service from San Francisco to Redwood City.

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Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

December 20, 2013 | 4:35 pm

Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

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What it’s like to get caught in a growing social conflict on your way to work.

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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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