Stories tagged with Google
By Muckety | February 6, 2017 at 9:21am | 0
Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Apple, Netflix, Twitter, Uber and 90 other tech companies have filed a legal brief opposing Donald Trump’s immigration ban, the Washington Post reports.
By Laurie Bennett | January 30, 2017 at 9:06am | 0
Seven weeks ago, the president-elect made nice with the titans of tech, sitting down with them at Trump Tower and pledging government support.
By Laurie Bennett | October 31, 2015 at 4:02am | 0
When Google restructured this year to create Alphabet as its new parent company, it drew praise from investors and analysts.
By Laurie Bennett | July 14, 2014 at 8:10am | 0
Babak Parviz, the creator of Google Glass, is moving to Amazon.
By Laurie Bennett | April 17, 2014 at 8:10am | 0
Like the comprehensive search engine it aims to be, Google covers all political bases when it comes to think tank funding.
By Laurie Bennett | June 7, 2013 at 9:54am | 0
By Laurie Bennett | February 15, 2013 at 9:49am | 0
Few people in the tech sector can compare pedigrees with Robert O. Boorstin, Google’s public policy director.
By Laurie Bennett | January 29, 2013 at 6:47am | 0
Few one-percenters in the Muckety database can equal the power surge Marissa Mayer has experienced in recent months.
By Muckety | January 3, 2013 at 5:21pm | 0
The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that it had found no antitrust violations by Google.
By Laurie Bennett | December 15, 2012 at 7:41am | 0
If you’ve noticed that Microsoft commercials have started to resemble campaign attack ads, there’s a reason for that.
By Muckety | October 24, 2012 at 7:28am | 0
Google, which hired former Rep. Susan Molinari earlier this year to head its Washington office, has spent a record $13.1 million lobbying this year.
By Laurie Bennett | September 15, 2012 at 6:01am | 0
Google blocked an offensive video from being seen in several countries this week, as anti-American protests spread.
By Laurie Bennett | June 7, 2012 at 7:48am | 2
Yesterday we wrote about the Dartmouth College trustees who stand to benefit from the school’s endowment investments.
By Laurie Bennett | April 24, 2012 at 6:48am | 0
An impressive group of prospectors plans to mine space.
By Laurie Bennett | April 18, 2012 at 1:27pm | 1
One day, I started to search Google for “a bug that smells like…”
By Laurie Bennett | April 17, 2012 at 9:08am | 0
Wal-Mart is adding some political diversity to its board by nominating Google’s Marissa Mayer as a new director.
By Laurie Bennett | February 23, 2012 at 6:10pm | 0
Google has named former U.S. Rep. Susan Molinari to head its Washington office.
By Laurie Bennett | February 17, 2012 at 7:25am | 1
A decade after its acquisition by eBay, PayPal is still making things happen on Wall Street.
By Laurie Bennett | October 13, 2011 at 6:41am | 0
If campaign donations by chief legal officer David Drummond are any measure, Google is hedging its bets in the 2012 elections.
By Laurie Bennett | October 12, 2011 at 10:28am | 0
An Illinois company, Elastec/American Marine, has won a $1 million prize in the Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X Challenge competition, the X Prize Foundation announced Tuesday.