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Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Google Removes ‘BitTorrent’ From Piracy Search Filter   —  For two years Google has been filtering “piracy-related” terms from its ‘Autocomplete’ and ‘Instant’ services.  —  Google users searching for terms like “The Pirate Bay”, “RapidShare” and “isoHunt” will notice that no suggestions …
Sep 24, 2013, 10:40 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / GigaOM:
Vimeo and Redbox Instant are coming to Chromecast.  Next up: Plex and HBO Go?   —  Chromecast, the streaming video adapter introduced by Google last week, is quickly gaining support from a number of media platforms.  Case in point: Vimeo told us it wants to support Chromecast …
Jul 29, 2013, 8:00 PMIn context
Ben Gilbert / Engadget:
Don't Panic: Google has prototypes for ‘real-time’ translation device, ‘near perfect’ in some uses   —  It sounds like Google's Babel fish-esque instant translation solution is making progress — Android VP Hugo Barra told The UK Times that Google's got hardware prototypes (in the form of mobile phones) already working.
Jul 27, 2013, 1:00 PMIn context
Parker Higgins / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Google Abandons Open Standards for Instant Messaging   —  In the midst of the major press blitz surrounding its annual I/O Conference, Google dropped some unfortunate news about its instant messaging plans.  In several places around the web, the company is replacing the existing “Talk” …
May 24, 2013, 7:15 AMIn context
Chris Sherman / Search Engine Land:
Are Search Engines Driving Libraries To Extinction?  Not Quite Yet   —  With today's instant anywhere-anytime access to Google, Bing and Wolfram Alpha, where searching for information takes scant heartbeats via an internet-connected device, some people regard physical libraries as a quaint relic of a forgotten age.
Jan 22, 2013, 9:55 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Amazon Instant Video app finally available for LG Google TV, more devices ‘soon’   —  Google TV users have today been given another option for streaming movies and TV shows in the form of an official Amazon Instant Video app.  Amazon's video service joins Netflix, HBO Go …
Dec 22, 2012, 2:05 AMIn context
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google:
Google officially launches Google Wallet for web content   —  We knew it was coming when Google leaked a rough draft of its blog post announcing the feature, but today Google is making things official for Google Wallet for web content.  The experimental feature will allow Google Wallet users …
Oct 3, 2012, 5:15 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook tests automatic ‘Photo Sync’ uploads on Android   —  Facebook has begun testing a new feature for Android owners that syncs photos you shoot on your phone straight to your Facebook account.  It's a hybrid of Google+'s instant photo-upload feature and Apple's Photostream …
Sep 20, 2012, 5:20 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Court May Order Google to Censor ‘Torrent,’ ‘RapidShare’ and ‘Megaupload’   —  Early 2010 the French music industry group SNEP initiated legal action against Google in an attempt to force the search giant to filter certain terms from its “Instant” and “Autocomplete” features.
Jul 18, 2012, 12:30 PMIn context
Drew Olanoff / The Next Web:
Google announces ‘Search As You Type’ to lift sales and engagement for website owners   —  One of my favorite features of Google's search product is the predictive text for instant suggestions on what to search for.  Today, Google is making that feature available for AdWords customers to put on their own site.
Jul 11, 2012, 3:40 PMIn context

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