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Google to cut 4,000 jobs at Motorola Mobility


August 14th, 2012 - 3:00 am ICT by BNO News
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Internet giant Google, Inc. on Monday said it plans to cut approximately 4,000 jobs at telecommunications company Motorola Mobility, which it acquired last year, according to ... Read more...

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Microsoft reports first loss in 26 years


July 20th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) US computing giant Microsoft has reported the first unprofitable quarter since it became a public company in 1986 after it wrote down the value of its ... Read more...

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Governments urged to ensure journalists’ security


July 6th, 2012 - 8:20 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, July 6 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called upon all governments to ensure security of journalists, saying "a free media is critical to true democracy and sustainable ... Read more...

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Court dismisses Facebook India plea


May 30th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday dismissed the application of Facebook India seeking removal of its name from a civil suit against various social networking sites ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on Facebook India’s plea


May 14th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday reserved its order on the plea of Facebook India seeking removal of its name from the civil suit against various ... Read more...

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Web content: Plea to make government co-plaintiff rejected


May 4th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) A Delhi court, hearing a civil case against various social networking sites for allegedly displaying objectionable content, Friday rejected the petitioner's request that ... Read more...

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Objectionable internet content: Court fines petitioner


April 19th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) A Delhi court, hearing a civil case against various social networking sites for allegedly displaying objectionable content, Thursday slapped a fine of Rs.200 on ... Read more...

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Issue summons to Facebook through e-mail: Court


April 18th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) A Delhi court hearing a civil case against various social networking sites for allegedly displaying objectionable content Wednesday ordered that summons be served to ... Read more...

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Objectionable content: Court reprieve for Google, YouTube (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) A court Thursday permitted the deletion of Google and YouTube from a list of websites sought to be prosecuted for allegedly posting objectionable content ... Read more...

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Court puts off hearing on Google, Facebook pleas (Lead)


January 19th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday adjourned the hearing on petitions of Google India and Facebook India challenging a trial court's order to prosecute them ... Read more...

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Can’t control content, Google, Facebook tell court (Lead)


January 16th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Google India and Facebook India Monday again told the Delhi High Court that it was impossible for them to control content with billions of ... Read more...

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Filter content or face blackout, court warns Facebook, Google (Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Like in China, Facebook and Google India's websites can be blocked if they fail to come up with a mechanism to check and remove ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga to receive LGBT honour


November 19th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga is to be honoured in recognition of her work with lesbians, gays and bisexuals.Gaga will be honoured by the Trevor Project, a ... Read more...

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Google buys restaurant review guide Zagat


September 9th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO (BNO NEWS) -- Internet search giant Google Inc. on Thursday announced it has acquired restaurant review guide Zagat in an effort to provide more local content in the United States. ... Read more...

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Google to buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5 bn


August 16th, 2011 - 2:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Google Inc. Monday announced that it has agreed to buy Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. for about $12.5 billion, the largest purchase for the Internet search giant ... Read more...

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Apple to US government: change mindset of defeat


August 4th, 2011 - 9:55 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) Cash-rich Apple can offer many tips to the debt-ridden US government in financial management, says the Wall Street Journal, not the least being overcoming the ... Read more...

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YouTube’s new on-demand movie service locking horns with iTunes


April 27th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): It has emerged that Google Inc.'s YouTube is launching its own on-demand Hollywood film stream, a move that would position theonline video giant to compete directly with Apple'siTunes.The ... Read more...

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U.S. orders Google to fulfill requirements before acquisition of ITA Software


April 9th, 2011 - 2:55 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States Justice Department on Friday announced that Google Inc. must fulfill some requirements in order to proceed with its proposed acquisition of ITA Software Inc ... Read more...

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Google offers to buy Nortel patents for $900 million


April 5th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 5 (IANS) Fallen telecom giant Nortel said Monday that Google is bidding $900 million to buy its patent portfolio.Toronto-based Nortel, which has been in business since 1882, filed ... Read more...

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Google fails to meet China’s deadline to apply for online mapping services


March 31st, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 31 (ANI): The already soured relationship between Google Inc and China might face a crisis situation as it was reported that the world's biggest search engine has not yet succeeded ... Read more...

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1 in 5 young professionals wants to work with Google


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 23 (ANI): Google ranks number one on list of ideal employers, according to a survey released by consulting firm Universum.Nearly 25 per cent of survey respondents picked Google ... Read more...

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36 hours of videos uploaded on YouTube every minute


February 16th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 16 (IANS) About 36 hours of videos are uploaded every minute on YouTube, the video-sharing website owned by global search giant Google Inc.A top official of Google India told ... Read more...

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Google relying on user data to map Indian cities


February 16th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 16 (IANS) Global internet search giant Google Inc has taken up mapping of major Indian cities and other emerging economies by relying on the data from users, a company official ... Read more...

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Released ‘anti-govt’ Google manager vows to clear out ‘all rubbish’ from Egypt


February 8th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb 8 (ANI): Wael Ghonim, a Google Inc. marketing manager who was released over 10 days after being detained for protesting against the Egyptian government, has said that he, along with ... Read more...

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Sony Ericsson To Launch Gaming Phone Xperia Play On February 13


February 7th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a good news for all the mobile lovers of the world as Sony Ericsson is all set to release its Play Station smartphone Xperia ... Read more...

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Google announces management changes


January 21st, 2011 - 6:51 am ICT by BNO News
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Google Inc. on Thursday announced management changes including the designation of a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to replace Eric.Google Co-Founder Larry Page will assume Google's ... Read more...

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Google to delete personal data collected accidentally


November 21st, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) Google has agreed to delete all personal data collected by its Street View cars from unsecured wireless networks.Google sparked an international outrage last month after it admitted to ... Read more...

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Robert Louis Stevenson Remembered By Google Doodle


November 13th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) California based Internet search and services provider Google Inc has come up with a new doodle on its homepage, adhering to its tradition of changing ... Read more...

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Google to hire 300 engineers in India


November 11th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Global Internet search giant Google Inc Thursday announced plans to hire 300 people to double its engineering headcount in India and strengthen Hyderabad as its largest cloud computing ... Read more...

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Yahoo Ascends in 2010 After Reports Of Buyout Keenness In KKR


November 10th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Yahoo! Inc. has experienced a mounting of 3.2 % in Nasdaq trading. The rationale behind the jump is a report that KKR and Co. has ... Read more...

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Google Maps error leads to Nicaraguan invasion of Costa Rica island


November 6th, 2010 - 3:45 am ICT by BNO News
MANAGUA, NICARAGUA (BNO NEWS) -- The Nicaraguan government on Friday urged Google Inc., not to accept Costa Rica's request of modifying border lines in its Google Maps service due to the current ... Read more...

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Google sues US government


November 2nd, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountain View, Nov 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google has filed a lawsuit against the US government for failing to consider it in a 5-year contract that is worth some $59million. The project involves ... Read more...

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YouTube co-founder decides to step down


October 31st, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley has officially offered to step down as CEO of the world’s most popular website for watching videos.This decision came forth ... Read more...

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Jobs with the best perks


October 25th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With jobs disappearing fast, it makes people wonder if perks still exist. Well to start with, they still exist but the bad news is that they ... Read more...

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MySpace Leaks User Data To Advertisers


October 25th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It has come to the public view that the popular social networking site MySpace is definitely not a safe haven for privacy seekers. There was ... Read more...

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