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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

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Articles About Google Inc.

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

A man looks at his Apple iPad in front an Apple logo outside an Apple store in downtown Shanghai
Apple Inc (AAPL) Stock Gains to Continue Without Smart Home System; iOS Revenue Higher Than Android

By IBTimes AU

Apple Inc appears to be back on track in the stock market with analysts saying the company's stock will continue to gain even if Apple will not push through with the rumoured smart home automation system. (May 28)

MORE TOPICS: APPLE INC., ANDROID, IPHONE, SAMSUNG, CALIFORNIA

Google Inc. Topples Apple Inc. as Top Holding and World’s Most Valuable Brand

By IBTimes AU

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) toppled Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) as top holding of hedge funds and as world’s most valuable brand (May 23)

MORE TOPICS: GENERAL MOTORS, APPLE INC., AIG, GOLDMAN SACHS, NYSE, ANDROID

The Google signage is seen at the company's offices in New York January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
How to Remove ‘Humiliating Data About You’ From Google Search

By IBTimes AU

EU court judges have ruled out that personal details of individuals maintained by Google must be removed or deleted upon request. (May 16)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, EUROPEAN UNION, COURT, THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK

A man is silhouetted against a video screen with an Facebook logo
Facebook Getting Ready to Dip on China

By IBTimes AU

Despite the service blocks, social networking giant Facebook is getting ready to take a dip into the mainland China. (May 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MARK ZUCKERBERG, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA

TracBeam Sues Apple
U.S. Jury Orders Smartphone Maker Samsung to Pay Apple $120 Million

By Reuters

A U.S. jury on Friday ordered Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to pay $119.6 million to Apple Inc, far less than Apple had sought and marking a big loss for the iPhone maker in the latest round of their globe-spanning mobile patent litigation. (May 03)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, APPLE INC., SAMSUNG, CALIFORNIA, COURT, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Google Inc Australia Accused of Paying Less Than $500,000 in Tax Despite $46.5 Million Profit

By IBTimes AU

Google Inc in Australia will only pay less than $500,000 in taxes despite doubling its profits in the country with $46.5 million. The Australian Tax Office has billed the international search engine giant company with $7.1 million for the year ending Dec 31. (May 02)

MORE TOPICS: APPLE INC., AUSTRALIA

PayPal Burnishes Brand Image as Mobile Use Surges

By Reuters

PayPal is getting a shiny new look as parent eBay Inc tries to wrest attention away from the growing number of rivals piling into the mobile payments market. (May 01)

MORE TOPICS: CARL ICAHN