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Google May Know Your WiFi Password: Report

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.17.2013 | Technology

Google might have access to WiFi passwords used by every single Android user, a new report suggests. That is a whole lot of WiFi passwords -- maybe mo...

Google Is About To Make Your Starbucks Stop Better

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | Technology

SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks says it's reached a deal to partner with Google that will allow it to offer its customers dramatically faster Wi-Fi service...

Google To Bring Developing Nations Wi-Fi -- Via Blimp

Reuters | Posted 07.25.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc intends to finance, build and help operate wireless networks from sub-Saharan Africa to Southeast Asia, hoping to connect a bil...

NYC Neighborhood Gets Free Public Wi-Fi

AP | By KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 01.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Google said Tuesday it is teaming up with a New York City neighborhood business group to provide the company's first urban Wi-Fi network. ...

REPORT: Google Knew About Street View Scandal

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.01.2012 | Technology

Considering the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) findings in its two-year-long Street View data collection investigation, the $25,000 it rece...

Google Agrees To Pay Fine In Street View Case

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 04.27.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- After being spanked by the Federal Communications Commission, Google is scolding the agency for its handling of a recently concluded ...

Google Will Let You Keep Your Location Private--But Not Automatically

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 11.13.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. is going to let people with home wireless networks decide whether they want to be lumped into a system that helps pinpoin...

Google Collected Emails, Personal Information: South Korean Police

AP | KIM KWANG-TAE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SEOUL, South Korea — Google Inc. collected e-mails and other personal information from unsecured wireless networks in South Korea while taking p...

Google Refusing To Turn Over WiFi Data

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut's attorney general says Google is refusing to give him access to data it collected about state residents from publ...

FCC Probes Google 'Wi-Spy' Breach

AP | JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission is investigating whether Google Inc. broke the law by inadvertently sucking up fragments of e...

States Launch Joint probe of Google Wi-Fi snooping

Computerworld | Gregg Keizer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

As many as 30 states could join an investigation into Google Inc.'s collection of personal information from unprotected wireless networks, Connecticut...

Google Gathered Public WiFi Data To Map

AP | By EVERTON BAILEY JR. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

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Google Stops Deleting Street View WiFi Data

ft.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google halted the global deletion of collected private WiFi data on Friday following confusion over what it should do with the material....

Google In The Hot Seat Over WiFi Privacy Breach

Huffington Post/AP | Everton Bailey Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Google representatives on Monday said the search engine company has not broken any laws with the collection of data for its mapping...

Google Private Data Collection: Company ADMITS Snooping Via WiFi Networks

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In a blog post published Friday, Google admitted to 'mistakenly' collecting sensitive private data sent over WiFi networks. Germany's data protecti...

Google Wifi: Google Gifts Free Wireless Internet In 47 Airports

Money.cnn.com | Hibah Yousuf, CNNMoney.Com Staff Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Google is planning to foot the bill for WiFi at 47 of the nation's airports for the rest of the year, beginning Tuesday....