Google Drive for Education offers unlimited storage for schools and students

Google Drive for Education offers unlimited storage for schools and students

By Christy Gren - Oct 02, 2014

Google, the world’s largest internet search company announced a new initiative Tuesday for students, Drive for Education. The new service bolsters Google’s existing Goog

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Google rolls out new mobile-focused display ad formats

Google rolls out new mobile-focused display ad formats

By Christy Gren - Sep 30, 2014

In an effort to further bolster the popularity of mobile browsing, internet giant Google announced on Monday a series of display ad formats and tools for advertisers to use across

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Your World, Your Way? Virgin Boss Offers Employees Unlimited Vacation Policy

Your World, Your Way? Virgin Boss Offers Employees Unlimited Vacation Policy

By Anna Domanska - Sep 25, 2014

The boss of Virgin Group, Sir Richard Branson, is removing limits off on the amount of holidays his personal staff can take in the hope that it will boost morale, creativity and pr

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Google reports 150 percent rise in worldwide government data requests

Google reports 150 percent rise in worldwide government data requests

By Carrie Ann - Sep 16, 2014

In the first half of this year, the number of requests increased 15 percent compared to the second half of 2013 and a 150 percent increase since Google first began publishing this

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FTC Requires Google To Refund $19 Million For Unauthorized In-App Charges Incurred By children

FTC Requires Google To Refund $19 Million For Unauthorized In-App Charges Incurred By children

By Carrie Ann - Sep 05, 2014

On Thursday, Federal Trade Commission said Google has agreed to settle charges and pay around $19 million to consumers who were charged for in-app purchases made by their children

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Google Invests $300M in Mega Fast Trans-Pacific Cable

Google Invests $300M in Mega Fast Trans-Pacific Cable

By Carrie Ann - Aug 12, 2014

Search engine Google Inc and five Asian telecommunications firms have teamed up to build and operate a $300m undersea cable system from the U.S. to Japan to support increasing band

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Yahoo and Google in Joint Effort to Create a Secure, Encrypted Email System by 2015

Yahoo and Google in Joint Effort to Create a Secure, Encrypted Email System by 2015

By Carrie Ann - Aug 09, 2014

On Thursday, Yahoo announced it will join Google Inc. to create a secure email system by next year that could make it almost impossible for hackers or ISPs and law enforcement to r

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Evaluating Google’s $39 Million 'Songza' Buy: It takes two to tango?

Evaluating Google’s $39 Million 'Songza' Buy: It takes two to tango?

By Carrie Ann - Jul 02, 2014

Google announced on Tuesday that it has acquired Long Island-based music streaming service Songza, a three-year-old app that rivals Pandora and others who are into making customize

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Google Nest's 'Developer Program' to make Smart Homes more connected

Google Nest's 'Developer Program' to make Smart Homes more connected

By Christy Gren - Jun 24, 2014

Google Inc’s, Nest Labs has unveiled an initiative to push companies into developing devices and services that can be compatible with Nest Digital Thermostat and other produc

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