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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Baidu's video business goes independent and raises $155M from investors   —  Baidu, China's Google and an Uber investor, has continued its policy of spinning off promising business units.  Following the spin-off of itsstudent Q&A app Zuoyebang last September, Baidu Video has gone independent …
Apr 22, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Chrome for Android and iOS passes 1 billion monthly active users   —  Google today announced that its browser has passed 1 billion monthly active users on mobile.  In other words, Google has managed to add another 200 million Chrome for Android and iOS users in just five months.
Apr 20, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google reverses Gmail April 1 prank after users mistakenly put GIFs into important emails   —  Google has reversed one of its April Fools' Day pranks after it caused a number Gmail users to unwittingly insert GIFs into business emails and other important communications.
Apr 1, 2016, 5:30 AMIn context
David Morgan / Reuters:
FAA says it will recommend regulatory framework for drones by April 1   —  U.S. aviation regulator starts rule-making process for public drone flights  —  The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday announced a new aviation rule-making committee to work on a regulatory framework …
Feb 25, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
Anil Sabharwal / Google Photos Blog:
Google will retire Picasa to focus on Google Photos: web albums will automatically migrate starting May 1, desktop app won't be supported after March 15   —  Moving on from Picasa  —  Since the launch of Google Photos, we've had a lot of questions around what this means for the future of Picasa.
Feb 12, 2016, 1:25 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Gmail now has more than 1B active users, up from 900M in May 2015   —  Gmail now has more than 1 billion active users  —  Gmail, Google's email service, now has more than 1 billion active users, Google chief executive Sundar Pichai said during today's Alphabet (GOOG) earnings call.
Feb 1, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
How FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's plan to open the cable box could affect strategies of tech firms like Apple, Google, Microsoft, and others   —  Inside the FCC's audacious plan to blow up the cable box  —  FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler dropped a bomb on the cable television1 industry yesterday …
Jan 31, 2016, 11:35 PMIn context
Alistair Barr / Wall Street Journal:
Waze announces Transport SDK to let apps integrate driver guidance data, launches with six partners including Lyft, JustPark, 99taxis   —  Waze to Scoop up More Data through New Partnerships  —  Waze changed how millions of people drive by convincing them to share their locations in return for real-time …
Jan 26, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Google paid Apple $1B in 2014 to keep its search bar on iPhone, according to court transcript in Oracle's suit against Google   —  Google Paid Apple $1 Billion to Keep Search Bar on IPhone  —  Court records reveal details of two companies' relationship  —  Google Inc. is paying Apple Inc …
Jan 21, 2016, 9:00 PMIn context
Oliver Ellrodt / Reuters:
German justice minister announces deal with Facebook, Twitter, and Google to remove hate speech within 24 hours of it being reported   —  Facebook, Google, Twitter agree to delete hate speech in 24 hours: Germany  —  Germany said on Tuesday that Facebook, Google and Twitter have agreed …
Dec 15, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context

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