iOS app Android app

Google Inc

Google: Doing Evil with ALEC

Norman Solomon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Norman Solomon

Quietly, Google has joined ALEC -- the American Legislative Exchange Council -- the shadowy corporate alliance that pushes odious laws through state legislatures. Many people who've admired Google are now wondering: How could this be?

RIP Google Reader

Reuters | Sayantani Ghosh | Posted 03.15.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc said it will shut Google Reader on July 1, citing declining usage for the application that aggregates content served by web fee...

In Irony Of All Ironies, Microsoft Begs For Crackdown On Monopolistic Google

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 03.04.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft began the new year harping on a favorite theme: The software maker is arguing that government regulators need to crac...

U.S. Banks Losing Ground In Combating Credit, Debit Card Fraud: Report

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

(Ross Kerber) - U.S. banks are losing ground in the battle to combat credit and debit card fraud, a new report shows, underscoring the growing thr...

Citigroup Cyber Attack Affected 360,000 Credit Card Accounts

Posted 08.16.2011 | Business

NEW YORK/HONG KONG (Maria Aspan & Kelvin Soh) - Citigroup Inc said a cyber attack in May affected almost twice as many accounts as the bank's figu...

New Rule Compensating Whistleblowers Approve By SEC

Posted 07.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Sarah N. Lynch) - A divided Securities and Exchange Commission approved a new program that would compensate whistleblowers whose tips ...

Earnings Season Kicks Off

Posted 06.11.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Chuck Mikolajczak) - Investors will look to corporate profits and outlooks this week for confirmation the S&P 500 has another leg to its...

Literally Figurative

Yvette Kantrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Yvette Kantrow

By concocting a whisper-thin M&A story about Twitter, the WSJ was able to get the ever-popular B-word on its front page. The particulars of the piece don't really seem to matter here.

Google TV Search:

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Inc and No. 2 U.S. satellite TV operator Dish Network Corp are jointly testing a television programming search service, the Wall Street Journal...

Are Privacy Groups Being Hyper-Sensitive Over Google Buzz

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Google Buzz is a week old and it has set the social networking ecosystem into a frenzy. Many opinions are polarized -- love it or hate it.

Google Planning To Invest In Renewable Power

Wall Street Journal | REBECCA SMITH and KEVIN J. DELANEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Google Inc. said it expects to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in efforts to make renewable electricity cheaper than power from coal-fired plan...

Google Shares May Climb to $900

Bloomberg | Jeff Kearns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Google Inc. may climb to $900 in the next year, according to Credit Suisse Group, which said the world's most popular Internet search engine will expa...