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Google is hiring

Jan 25, 2011
The company plans to hire more than 6000 people in 2011. They have over 24,000 already. And they say they're hiring across the board, in all...
Posted In: business, Google, search

MIDDAY UPDATE: Larry Page to lead Google, QR codes

Jan 21, 2011
Google surprised Wall Street and Silicon Valley yesterday with the news that co-founder Larry Page will take over as the company's new CEO. Former...
Posted In: apple, ceo, Google, Hp, mid-day update, QR code, Wall Street

Google shakeup

Jan 21, 2011
This one seemed to have taken everyone by surprise. Eric Schmidt will leave his post as CEO at Google on April 4 and take on a new position of...
Posted In: business, China, eric schmidt, Google, larry page, search

Does Google favor its own results?

Jan 20, 2011
"Google typically claims that its results are "algorithmically-generated", "objective", and "never manipulated." Google asks the public to belie...
Posted In: bing, Google, search, Yahoo

Geek Chow: Facebook, Google, and Yahoo to change the way they run web addresses. For a day.

Jan 14, 2011
It seems we're running out of web addresses and unless something is done, we'll have used them all up by November. Not URLs, mind you, there are...
Posted In: business, Facebook, geek chow, Google, policy, Yahoo

Google may face challenges on ITA purchase

Jan 14, 2011
Bloomberg is citing anonymous sources as saying that it's very possible the Justice Department will launch an anti-trust lawsuit against Google,...
Posted In: business, expedia, Google, government, ITA, Law, Transportation, travelocity

Google Translate

Jan 13, 2011
The tech world is kind of buzzing right now about a Google app available on Android phones. It's the latest version of Google Translate, a program...
Posted In: android, apps, gadgets, Google, Web Culture, world

What if Yahoo of all people is the one to get web TV right?

Jan 12, 2011
We've been cringing along with Google for a few months now as their Google TV product flounders and flops around. Apple TV is selling well but is...
Posted In: apple, Entertainment, gadgets, Google, search, tv, Web Culture, Yahoo

Google Goggles does Sudoku

Jan 11, 2011
Kind of a dippy use for a technology but whatever, Google. Google Goggles is a visual recognition and search application that lets you do stuff...
Posted In: gadgets, Google, sudoku

Myspace to lay off 500-600 tomorrow

Jan 10, 2011
Great day to be working at Verizon tomorrow, good day to work at Apple, bad day to work at AT&T, horrible day to work at Myspace. Or perhaps a...
Posted In: apple, at&t, business, Facebook, Google, MySpace, social media, Verizon, Web Culture

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