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Google Inc.

Google Inc. is an American public corporation specializing in Internet search. It also generates profits from advertising bought on its similarly free-to-user e-mail, online mapping, office productivity, social networking and video-sharing services. Advert-free versions are available via paid subscription. Google has more recently developed an open source web browser and a mobile phone operating system. Its headquarters, often referred to as the Googleplex, are in Mountain View, California. As of March 31, 2009 (2009 -03-31), the company had 19,786 full-time employees. It runs thousands of servers across the world, processing millions of search requests each day and about one petabyte of user-generated data each hour. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Google jet fleet loses a Pentagon fuel perk

Sep 14, 2013 - MarketWatch

No facial recognition in Glass, yet: Google

Jun 02, 2013 - MarketWatch

Motorola says Moto X smartphone coming

May 30, 2013 - MarketWatch

Google to launch music-streaming service

May 15, 2013 - MarketWatch

Articles About Google Inc.

Google Eyes Spoons as the Next Best Thing but May Have to Do More Than That

By IBTimes AU

Google has been venturing into a variety of initiatives that some of its releases come as a surprise. In a recent exploration, the company unveils a "smart spoon" that steadies tremors providing aid to people with Parkinson's disases and other similar cases. (Nov 28)

A GoPro camera is seen on a skier's helmet as he rides down the slopes in the ski resort of Meribel, French Alps, January 7, 2014. Michael Schumacher's wife appealed to the media on Tuesday to leave the French hospital of Grenoble they have stak
Google Joins Forces with GoPro Inc with New Google Maps Focusing on Destination

By IBTimes AU

Google will reportedly make another acquisition this time eyeing GoPro. The company went public this June reaching a valuation of $9 billion. As GoPro's stocks tripled its value, analysts think there is a reason to believe that the takeover may soon become a reality. (Nov 25)

Renner (L), Smulders And Jackson (R) During The 2014 Comic-Con International Convention
'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Steve Rogers And Tony Stark Scene May Have Leaked—Producers Subpoena Google

By IBTimes AU

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" is an upcoming action adventure movie directed by Joss Whedon. (Nov 07)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, COURT

The Google Inc logo is projected on a screen
Updated Google Calendar: Available In Android Lollipop And Soon On Iphone

By IBTimes AU

Google Calendar was made smarter as it become Gmail’s closer alliance in bringing ease to users. (Nov 04)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, ADVERTISING, ANDROID

Tim Cook
Apple CEO Tim Cook Coming Out Gay Defies Corporate Norm: Tech Execs Applaud Inspiring Essay

By IBTimes AU

Apple CEO Tim Cook has come out in the open as gay in his essay on Bloomberg Businessweek. Many had praised his inspiring message. (Oct 31)

MORE TOPICS: APPLE INC., STEVE JOBS, NEW YORK, MICROSOFT, MARK ZUCKERBERG, HUMAN RIGHTS, TWITTER

The Apple Logo Is Pictured Inside The Newly Opened Omotesando Apple Store.
Apple Inc Named World's Most Valuable Brand at $119 Billion; XL iPad Delayed For iPhone 6 Production

By IBTimes AU

Apple Inc has been named the world's most valuable brand at $119 billion ahead of Google and Coca-Cola. The company was ranked the highest in the list of Interbrand Best Global Brands. (Oct 13)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, IPHONE, IBM, APPLE INC., VOLKSWAGEN, FACEBOOK

The Google Inc logo is projected on a screen
"How Google Works" Revealed By Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg

By IBTimes AU

An interesting and captivating book that will give insights into making a start-up grow into a successful business. (Oct 01)

MORE TOPICS: LARRY PAGE, MANAGEMENT

A Google Search Page Is Reflected In Sunglasses.
Google Glass Latest Updates—A Demo Test for Glass

By IBTimes AU

Google Inc opens up some of its offices at San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York for a Google Glass experience. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES

The Google signage is seen at the company's offices in New York January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Google Inc. Pays Only $220K Tax in New Zealand Despite Earnings of $10M

By IBTimes AU

Google Inc may be paying more taxes in New Zealand with a bill of $227,074 in 2013. However, according to reports, the Internet search giant has earned US$15.42 billion in global revenues in the first quarter of 2014. (Jun 24)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, ADVERTISING

New Bugs Found in Software Causing 'Heartbleed' Cyber Threat

By IBTimes AU

The Heartbleed bug triggered the Internet with threat and panic two months back. A security researcher has found a new bug in the same Web encryption software. (Jun 06)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, IBM, FACEBOOK, ORACLE, CISCO SYSTEMS, INTEL