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Juli Clover / MacRumors:
Google's ‘Project Tango’ Smartphone Uses Apple's PrimeSense Technology   —  Earlier this year, Google unveiled “Project Tango,” an experimental smartphone that incorporates 3D sensors to allow users to map indoor and outdoor environments.  —  Reports suggested that the smartphone's 3D capabilities …
Apr 17, 2014, 12:35 AMIn context
Michael Crider / Android Police:
#1 new paid app in Play Store “Virus Shield” has no functionality, later removed by Google   —  The #1 New Paid App In The Play Store Costs $4, Has Over 10,000 Downloads, A 4.7-Star Rating... And It's A Total Scam [Updated]  —  Computer security is important, even if the computer in question fits in your hand.
Apr 7, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Isla Binnie / Reuters:
Google pays $1.4 million fine in Italy over StreetView concerns   —  (Reuters) - Google has paid a 1 million euro ($1.4 million) fine imposed by Italy's data protection watchdog over complaints that cars it used to record images on Italian streets in 2010 were not clearly recognizable, the regulator said on Thursday.
Apr 4, 2014, 4:30 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / TIME:
How Gmail Happened: The Inside Story of Its Launch 10 Years Ago Today … It All Began With Search … Gmail's creator, Paul Buchheit, at his desk at Google in 1999  —  Courtesy Paul Buchheit … What Does Google Email Look Like? … Going Public
Apr 1, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Ela Levy-Weinrib / Globes Online:
Waze sued in Israel for NIS 500M (USD $143M), allegedly based product on free Roadmap software   —  Waze sued for NIS 500m  —  The petitioner alleges that Waze is based on the Freemap Israel community project.  —  After the huge exit by Waze comes the big lawsuit.
Mar 27, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Liz Gannes / Re/code:
Just a Month After Google Capital Funding, Renaissance Learning Sells for $1.1B   —  Google Capital valued Renaissance Learning at $1 billion when it put $40 million into the educational assessment company in mid-February.  Just a month later, Renaissance Learning is worth $1.1 billion …
Mar 13, 2014, 7:05 AMIn context
Alex Wilhelm / TechCrunch:
Bitcoin Startup Coinbase Surges Past 1M Consumer Wallets In The Post-Mt.Gox Era   —  Rumor: Brainwave-Sensing Startup InteraXon Was Approached By Google About An Acquisition  —  Today Coinbase announced that it has created more than 1 million consumer Bitcoin wallets on its platform …
Feb 27, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Following developer requests, Google delays blocking extensions not in the Chrome Web Store until May 1   —  Google today announced it won't be blocking local Chrome for Windows extensions until May 1.  The timing change is being made after some developers requested more time to get their extensions in the Chrome Web Store.
Feb 26, 2014, 11:45 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Inside The Revolutionary 3D Vision Chip At The Heart Of Google's Project Tango Phone   —  At the core of Google's freshly announced experimental Project Tango smartphone platform is a vision processor called the Myriad 1, manufactured by chip startup Movidius and its CEO Remi El-Ouazzane.
Feb 20, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Noam Cohen / New York Times:
Wikipedia struggles with a mobile future as only 1% of edits come from mobile devices   —  Wikipedia vs. the Small Screen  —  The Internet behemoths Google and Facebook have proved they can still attract users and advertisers as their traffic shifts from desktops to mobile devices.
Feb 10, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context

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