Articles tagged google

9 Oct 2014 // 1:00 PM

Amazon, Google, and Sony Fight for the Smallest Spot in Your Living Room

Sleek, tiny boxes that can deliver a near-endless stream of music, television, movies and games are starting to nose their way into the multi-billion dollar video game industry.

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Stream of (Music) Consciousness

The 'Marshall McLuhan' message borne by the MP3 revolution is clear: music is endlessly plentiful and entirely disposable. So what's the message of streaming?

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Google and the Production of Curiosity

Google, then, is the reification of the general intellect. It manages to take human curiosity and turn it into capital.

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“Potter’s Field” Retells the Drama of America

The learning curve is steep, but it breaks down like this; Potter's Field is the story of patriotic values set to detective fiction, and the medium of comics. Mark Waid displays true genius in sculpting the kind of tale he has.

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Talking With David: Radical’s Visionary Chief Marketing Officer

How does Radical enter the digital economy in a groundbreaking way that both redefines the entertainment industry and yet remains true to core values of support for creativity and precision of user-driven environments?

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Security concerns cast shadow over cloud’s bright future

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chances are you’ve already got your head in the clouds. If Google has its way, you’ll trust even more of

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What’s the Value of Ownership in the Age of Cloud Computing?

My fiancée and I will soon move across the country with whatever will fit in our Honda Civic. This has brought up some discussions about which possessions are truly worth keeping.

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Google Prepares to Eat Apple’s Dust (Cloud)

Apple has finished building their super-secret cloud based music monster.

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How ‘Replica Island’ Raises Hopes For Android Gaming

Starring none other than the Android logo, this intriguing game points to good things for the future of gaming on that platform.

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23 May 2010 // 10:05 AM

‘Google TV’ to launch within months

SAN FRANCISCO — Aiming to dissolve the wall between television and the Internet and extend its footprint from PCs and smart phones into the living room,

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Google has been busy. The Internet giant has been copying and storing millions of the world’s out-of-print and out-of-copyright books in a vast online

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Google now wants to take on Facebook and Twitter with Google Buzz, which tacks social media applications onto Gmail. When is their tablet coming out?

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21 Jan 2010 // 5:04 AM

SAN FRANCISCO — Google Inc., which has dabbled with different ways of turning YouTube into a serious money-maker since acquiring it in 2006, said Wednesday it will

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What’s More Dangerous on the Web—Hackers or Hacks?

Content producers have the power to be whomever they want, but if they let themselves be dictated too much by factors like Google, page views, and ad revenue, they end up simply joining a droning, mundane chorus of mediocrity.

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — Google’s ambitious plan to scan millions of old, out-of-print books, many of them forgotten in musty university libraries, has turned into

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1 Oct 2009 // 8:21 AM

Google rolls out preview of Wave

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Google hits a key milestone Wednesday for a product that the search giant hopes will transform how people communicate and collaborate online,

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10 Jul 2009 // 4:45 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Google’s dramatic announcement that it is developing its own operating system seems designed to target Microsoft squarely in its Achilles’ heel:

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4 Jun 2009 // 3:47 AM

Bing won’t replace Google as the world’s default search engine, but it does a few things well. Well enough that Microsoft’s new

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14 May 2009 // 2:45 AM

Google has unveiled several updates to its search engine that take advantage of the increasing sophistication of the World Wide Web. Marissa Mayer, vice president

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8 Apr 2009 // 4:28 AM

SAN FRANCISCO - Google Inc. Chief Executive Eric Schmidt sought to allay newspaper industry executives’ concerns on Tuesday, telling them they need to work together

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