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Bloomberg:
Google bought six Redwood City office buildings totaling about 934,200 square feet for $585M   —  Google Said to Buy Redwood City Offices for $585 Million  —  Google Inc. (GOOGL) bought six office buildings northwest of its Silicon Valley headquarters from Starwood Capital Group LLC and Blackstone Group LP …
Oct 24, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Google's New Search Downranking Hits Torrent Sites Hard   —  In recent years Hollywood and the music industry have taken a rather aggressive approach against Google.  The entertainment industry companies have accused the search engine of not doing enough to limit piracy, and demanded more stringent anti-piracy measures.
Oct 24, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context
Re/code:
Larry Page reorgs staff, transfers leadership of core Google products to Sundar Pichai   —  Exclusive: Google CEO Larry Page Reorgs Staff, Anoints Sundar Pichai as New Product Czar  —  In a significant reorganization of Google management, CEO Larry Page is transferring leadership …
Oct 24, 2014, 5:40 PMIn context
John Markoff / New York Times:
Google VP Alan Eustace breaks Felix Baumgartner's world record for highest-altitude jump   —  Alan Eustace Jumps From Stratosphere, Breaking Felix Baumgartner's World Record  — A well-known computer scientist parachuted from a balloon near the top of the stratosphere on Friday …
Oct 24, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon Quietly Launches A Functional App Store Within Its Main Android Application   —  Until recently, if you wanted to install an application from Amazon's own Appstore onto your Android device, you would have to install the Amazon Appstore app separately.  And this is a bit of a hassle …
Oct 24, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google adds information about video games to Knowledge Graph in search results   —  Google search finally adds information about video games  —  Google has expanded its search engine with the ability to recognize video games.  If your query references a game, a new Knowledge Graph panel …
Oct 24, 2014, 11:25 AMIn context
Agam Shah / PC World:
Google to build Play-like hardware store for Project Ara   —  Drawing inspiration from its Play Store, Google will create a hardware store in which users can buy and sell Lego-like hardware modules for the customizable Project Ara smartphone.  —  Project Ara is Google's upcoming build …
Oct 23, 2014, 7:50 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Android Wear update adds offline music, Bluetooth headphone and GPS support as preorders begin for Sony's SmartWatch 3, the first GPS-enabled watch   —  Android Wear Update Adds Offline Music, Bluetooth Headphone And GPS Support  —  Android Wear is getting its first big update …
Oct 23, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
German publishers grudgingly allow Google to display news snippets without compensation   —  German Publishers Bow To Google's Market Power In Ongoing Text Snippets Fight  —  A tug of war between Google and German publishers over how online news content is displayed in search results has ended in surrender …
Oct 23, 2014, 9:25 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google's DeepMind Acqui-Hires Two AI Teams In The UK, Partners With Oxford   —  Earlier this year Google acquired DeepMind in the UK to expand the work that it is doing in artificial intelligence, and today the company announced that it is making some more significant moves to build this out even further.
Oct 23, 2014, 7:35 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
Kinect SDK 2.0 and new adapter kit now available  —  Read more from Technical Fellow Alex Kipman about the next chapter for Kinect.
Zoho:
Ringio helps sales teams close more deals by bringing Click To Call to Zoho CRM  —  This is a guest post by Sam Aparicio, CEO of Ringio.  —  Today we are announcing a new integration with Zoho that brings Ringio's Click To Call …
Exitround:
Lessons learned: Justin Kan & Josh Felser discuss how to build and sell a company for hundreds of millions  —  Exitround recently held an event with speakers Justin Kan and Josh Felser at 500 Startups in San Francisco.
AdExchanger:
Adelphic And Affiperf: No Cookie Targeting?  No Problem  —  Brand marketers might not be diving into mobile video advertising, yet, but they're certainly wading in.  That caution is well-founded since measurement …