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The Real Climate Wars

Carl Pope | Posted 09.11.2016 | Green
Carl Pope

It was a heartbreaking reminder of the power oil still wields in American, and California, politics. Behind the excitement and drama, a number of things are clear about the struggle to cut oil pollution.

One Of The Highest Profile Tech Battles Is Ending

Reuters | Posted 07.16.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple and Google's Motorola Mobility unit have agreed to dismiss high profile U.S. patent litigation against each other over...

Why the Apple Brand Is Slipping

Gil Laroya | Posted 12.01.2013 | Technology
Gil Laroya

What Apple has actually lost, is the expressive engine that was Steve Jobs. What has happened at Apple is the shift away from expressive thinking, to that of analytical thinking -- and that's bad news for Apple.

Lawsuit Alleges A Google, Apple Wage Conspiracy

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.13.2012 | Business

Despite a heated rivalry, there's one thing Google and Apple allegedly worked together on: underpaying their workers. Former employees of the comp...

Google Drops Patent Complaint Against Apple

Reuters | Diane Bartz | Posted 12.02.2012 | Technology

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility has dropped a complaint of patent infringement against Apple ...

REPORTS: Google, Apple CEOs Meet Secretly Amid Patent War

Reuters | Alexei Oreskovic and Poornima Gupta | Posted 10.30.2012 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic and Poornima Gupta SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc CEO Larry Page and Apple CEO Tim Cook have been conducting ...

Apple and Google 3D Mapping More Gimmicky Than Practical

Larry Magid | Posted 08.12.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

What you see looks very cool, but I can only think of a few practical applications. For the most part, what you want when using a mapping program is accurate turn-by-turn directions, traffic data and real-time updates on how many more miles you have to drive and when you're likely to arrive.

For Every $1 Google Spends Lobbying, Apple Spends 10 Cents

Fortune Tech | Philip Elmer | Posted 07.11.2012 | Technology

Is that really why Apple has become, per Politico, a "punching bag" for lawmakers? ...

Apple, Google To Face Antitrust Suit

Reuters | Posted 06.19.2012 | Technology

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - Apple Inc, Google Inc, Intel Corp and four other technology companies were ordered by a judge to face a...

And America's Most Popular Tech Brand Is...

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.09.2012 | Technology

If the tech world were a high school, Google, apparently, would be crowned prom queen. According to an ABC News/Washington Post poll released on Ap...

REPORT: Feds Subpoena Apple In Google Antitrust Probe

Posted 05.13.2012 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Antitrust regulators investigating Google for potential antitrust violations have asked Apple Inc how it incorporates Google se...

Google Tricked Apple's Safari In Order To Track Users, WSJ Reports

CNET | Posted 02.17.2012 | Technology

The Wall Street Journal reports that Google used special code to sidestep the privacy settings in the browser and track Web users. Google says the Jou...

Google Gives Huge Boost To Android Firms Battling Apple

Posted 01.09.2012 | Technology

By Clare Jim TAIPEI (Reuters) - Google Inc will continue to offer support to firms using its Android system that are involved in legal disputes, it...

Apple, Google To Face Lawmakers In Privacy Tussle

Posted 07.09.2011 | Technology

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tech companies such as Apple and Google are hoping the tracks of millions of mobile device users will lead to...

Steve Jobs' Fallout With Google Described In New Book

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 06.15.2011 | Technology

Google and Apple have become frenemies, with the battle for smartphone supremacy between Android and the iPhone just one facet of the companies' oppos...

Apple's Spat With Google Is Getting Personal | BRAD STONE and MIGUEL HELFT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Mr. Jobs, Mr. Schmidt and their companies are now engaged in a gritty battle royale over the future and shape of mobile computing and cellphones, with...

FTC Looks Into Whether Ties Between Apple and Google Boards Violate Anti-Trust Laws

New York Times | MIGUEL HELFT and BRAD STONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Federal Trade Commission has begun an inquiry into whether the close ties among the boards of two of technology's most prominent ...

Apple Is Not Google

24/7 Wall Street | Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It is obvious that Apple (AAPL) is not Google, or its stock symbol would be GOOG. But, the issues go beyond that. With Apple's most impressive quarte...