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Matt Brian / Engadget:
Sony's SmartEyeglass prototype makes Google Glass look chic   —  As Sony's smartphone division continues to struggle, the company is working out what it needs to return to profitability.  Does it concentrate on the high-end market dominated by Apple and Samsung, or does it try to appeal …
Sep 19, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Alibaba hits $228.5B market cap, passing Facebook, and trailing only Apple, Google, and Microsoft among public US tech companies   —  Alibaba Passes Facebook in Market Value on First Trade  —  Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. surpassed Facebook Inc. (FB) by market capitalization on its first trade …
Sep 19, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Dennis Fisher / Threatpost:
Google, Dropbox, and others launch open source security organization Simply Secure   —  New Initiative Simply Secure Aims to Make Security Tools Easier to Use  —  The dramatic revelations of large-scale government surveillance and deep penetration of the Internet by intelligence services …
Sep 19, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Michael Crider / Android Police:
Google Maps Navigation Expands To 20 New Countries Around The World, Mostly In Africa, The Caribbean, And South America   —  I'd like to take a moment to both thank and blame Google.  Thank you, Google, for offering a free and accurate method of maps and navigation, making it easy to find almost any address quickly and precisely.
Sep 18, 2014, 9:05 PMIn context
Gina Hall / The Wrap:
Former owner of MySpace, Brad Greenspan, sues NewsCorp, Google, and IAC, alleging collusion in 2005 sale   —  Google, NewsCorp Slapped With Lawsuit Over MySpace Sale  —  Brad Greenspan claims MySpace should have been valued at $32 billion at the time of the 2005 sale, instead of $580 million
Sep 18, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:
Android L, due for release next month, will encrypt data by default for the first time   —  Newest Androids will join iPhones in offering default encryption, blocking police  —  The next generation of Google's Android operating system, due for release next month, will encrypt data by default …
Sep 18, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Amazon pays $4.6M for top level domain name “.buy”, outbidding Google   —  Wow: Amazon.com buys .Buy for $4.6 million, .Tech sells for $6.8 million  —  Amazon.com paid $4.6 million to win rights to .buy top level domain name, but that wasn't the most expensive TLD auction on Wednesday.
Sep 18, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Vlad Savov / The Verge:
Larry Page wants a Google 2.0 that will build cities and airports, report says   —  The world's got problems and the Google CEO is searching for solutions  —  As if self-driving cars, balloon-carried internet, or the eradication of death weren't ambitious enough projects …
Sep 18, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Tim Cook / Apple:
Tim Cook's letter on privacy takes aim at Google's business model, noting Apple doesn't monetize its users' personal information   —  A message from Tim Cook about Apple's commitment to your privacy.  —  At Apple, your trust means everything to us.  That's why we respect your privacy …
Sep 18, 2014, 1:50 AMIn context
Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal:
Former Qualcomm executive Dennis Kish replaces Milo Medin as head of Google Fiber   —  Former Qualcomm Exec Named Head of Google Fiber  —  Google Fiber has a new boss, the latest sign that the search giant is serious about delivering high-speed Internet service.
Sep 17, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context

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