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Wall Street Journal:
Russia won't check whether Google, Facebook, Twitter, and others have complied with local data storage law that goes into effect on Sept. 1 until 2016   —  Russia Puts Off Data Showdown With Technology Firms  —  Facebook, Google and Twitter are among the U.S. companies that are getting …
Aug 31, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Chrome will start automatically pausing less important Flash content on September 1   —  Google has been working with Adobe to make Flash content more power-efficient in Chrome.  In March, a setting was introduced to play less Flash content on the page, but it wasn't turned on by default …
Aug 28, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Tom Maxwell / 9to5Google:
YouTube Gaming Android app launches in Google Play for US and UK   —  YouTube Gaming app goes live in Google Play, download it now  —  Good news, fans of live-streamed gaming: YouTube Gaming is now available for Android from Google Play.  YouTube announced that it would be releasing …
Aug 26, 2015, 12:15 PMIn context
Davey Alba / Wired:
Google and Gallup survey: underestimating demand, and focus on preparation for subjects on required tests are key barriers to teaching computer science in K-12   —  Huh?  Schools Think Kids Don't Want to Learn Computer Science  —  Times have never been better for computer science workers.
Aug 23, 2015, 6:30 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Unicorns aggressively recruit employees from Silicon Valley giants, with Airbnb poaching over 100 workers and Uber targeting Google's mapping unit   —  Unicorns Hunt for Talent Among Silicon Valley's Giants  —  For the last year, Google's work force has increasingly been under attack from a herd of unicorns.
Aug 23, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Amin Vahdat / Google Research Blog:
How Google's networking infrastructure has evolved over ten years and five generations to deliver more than 1 petabit/sec of total bisection bandwidth   —  Pulling Back the Curtain on Google's Network Infrastructure  —  Pursuing Google's mission of organizing the world's information …
Aug 19, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
FanDuel raises $275M round led by KKR, source says at a valuation well over $1B   —  FanDuel Raises $275 Million, Births Unicorn  —  FanDuel, one of the two major players in the budding daily fantasy sports industry, has raised $275 million in new venture funding.
Jul 14, 2015, 10:35 AMIn context
Orr Hirschauge / Wall Street Journal:
Google's Waze to test carpooling service in Israel; drivers limited to 2 rides a day, can charge for gas, car wear and tear, but not generate profit   —  Google Pilots Carpooling Service for Commuters in Israel  —  Google Inc. has thrown its hat into the hotly contested ride-sharing ring …
Jul 6, 2015, 9:05 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger hits 1B downloads on Google play, joining Facebook and WhatsApp, and Google's Gmail, YouTube, Search, and Maps   —  Facebook Messenger On Android Hits 1...Billion...Downloads  —  Only two companies have apps with over 1 billion Google Play downloads, and the other is Google.
Jun 10, 2015, 4:10 AMIn context
Tom Maxwell / 9to5Google:
Chrome for Android goes almost ‘entirely open source’   —  Launched in September 2008, Google's Chrome browser is now dominant in its share of the desktop web browser market, with approximately 1 in 4 Internet users interfacing with the web using the browser.
May 24, 2015, 1:35 PMIn context

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