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Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Google's $1B purchase of Twitch confirmed — joins YouTube for new video empire   —  Google has reached a deal to buy game livestreaming firm Twitch for $1 billion, according to sources familiar with the matter.  —  Citing unnamed sources, Variety said back in May that Google had made an all-cash offer …
Jul 24, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Brandon Bailey / Mercury News:
Google expands in San Francisco: leases office space at 1 Market Street, buys 8-story building at 188 Embarcadero   —  Google expanding its San Francisco offices  —  Google is expanding its already sizable presence in San Francisco by leasing space in one office tower and buying another on the Embarcadero …
Jul 12, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
YouTube will help create a weekly show for Sirius XM satellite radio   —  “The YouTube 15” will bring emerging stars to a big new audience  —  Given how dominant YouTube is as a place for young people to listen to music, it's notable how slow Google has been to embrace radio partnerships.
Jun 26, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Josh Ong / The Next Web:
Android now has 1 billion active users per month   —  Google announced at its I/O developer conference that it now boasts over 1 billion monthly-active users on its Android platform.  That's up from a 538 million figure from last year's I/O.  —  Previously, Google measured Android usage …
Jun 25, 2014, 12:20 PMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Iraq government blocks Twitter, Google, Facebook, and YouTube amid crisis   —  Iraq shuts down social media to prevent government overthrow (updated)  —  Above: Fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) celebrate on vehicles taken from Iraqi security forces, at a street in city of Mosul.
Jun 13, 2014, 10:45 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Google plans to spend over $1B to deploy low altitude satellites for internet access in remote areas   —  Google Invests in Satellites to Spread Internet Access  —  Company Projects Spending More Than $1 Billion to Connect Unwired Reaches of the Globe  —  Google Inc. plans to spend …
Jun 1, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Nathan Donato-Weinstein / bizjournals:
Google to take over former Palm HQ in Sunnyvale   —  Google Inc. has leased the former headquarters of Palm Computing Inc. in Sunnyvale , demonstrating that the No. 1 search advertising company's appetite for real estate showing no signs of abating — and showing again how the technology industry recycles …
May 20, 2014, 2:25 PMIn context
Sam Byford / The Verge:
Twitch chooses Google over Microsoft amid multiple buyout offers   —  Video game streaming startup believes YouTube is its best bet for mainstream success  —  YouTube is indeed close to securing a $1 billion buyout of live streaming service Twitch, and will have fended off multiple suitors including Microsoft …
May 18, 2014, 10:45 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
YouTube to Acquire Videogame-Streaming Service Twitch for $1 Billion: Sources   —  Deal would be biggest ever for YouTube  —  Google's YouTube has reached a deal to buy Twitch, a popular videogame-streaming company, for more than $1 billion, according to sources familiar with the pact.
May 18, 2014, 6:40 PMIn context
Quentin Hardy / New York Times:
HP to invest $1B over two years in OpenStack, integrate its cloud services under HP Helion brand   —  HP Makes $1 Billion Bet on Open Cloud  —  Hewlett-Packard is making its big bet on cloud computing, with a significant change of its own products and business, and the biggest endorsement yet …
May 7, 2014, 12:15 AMIn context

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