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Posts tagged “Google”

Updated 8:49 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock As Google Glass hits street, group warns: Don't be a 'Glasshole'

The Drudge Report almost daily links to reports about how those wearable computers known as Google Glass are being abused - from invasions of privacy to just plain old obnoxious uses. And as Glass becomes widely available today for $1,500, a consumer group unveils a Top 10 list of reasons why not to be a "Glasshole."

WRAL's Bill Leslie dons Google Glass WRAL's Bill Leslie dons Google Glass

5:37 a.m. Tuesday

Drone wars? Like Facebook, Google acquires a drone maker

Drones to deliver Internet access Both Google and Facebook have launched ambitious projects that aim to get everyone on the planet online. Google's Project Loon sends giant balloons bearing Internet-beaming antennas into the stratosphere. Facebook, meanwhile, leads Internet.org, a coalition of companies that wants to get everyone in the world access to basic Internet service.

5:30 a.m. Tuesday

Study: Samsung phone durable, but iPhone has an edge

Smartphone packs a kill switch Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones, but the iPhone 5s outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size, a new study finds.

April 11

US Internet ad revenue surpasses broadcast television

ecommerce     For the first time, U.S. Internet advertising revenue has surpassed that of broadcast television thanks to sharp growth in mobile and digital video ads.

April 11

Google to sell its Glass devices to bigger pool of consumers

WRAL's Bill Leslie dons Google Glass Google will sell the "Explorer" version of Glass to any U.S. resident who places an online order for the device beginning at 9 a.m. PDT April 15. The product will cost $1,500, the same price that Google Inc. has charged for Glass since sales of the device began last year.

April 9

Google's NC Gravity Games puts science smarts to the test

2014 NC Gravity Games Forty-six teams from schools all over North Carolina and hundreds of spectators turned out to make this year's games the biggest yet.

April 1

Google's unorthodox stock split will keep founders Page, Brin in control

Google Google is poised to split its stock using an unusual method aimed at keeping co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin in control of the Internet's most powerful company.

March 31

Republic Wireless adding customization for Moto X phones

Republic Wireless, which offers calling and data plans for as little as $5 a month, is adding customization options for Moto X phone buyers. These range from colors to special cases.

A Moto X as sold by Raleigh-based Republic Wireless A Moto X as sold by Raleigh-based Republic Wireless

March 31

Another year, another $1 in salary for Google's co-founders

Eric Schmidt  Google paid co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin their customary $1 salaries last year while Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt's compensation more than doubled to $19.3 million.

Tags: Google
Updated March 29

Premium Lock ExitEvent news: High speed Internet is a modern gold rush

ExitEvent ExitEvent and WRALTechWire will be cooperating in presenting news about the region's entrepreneurial sector. Today, entrepreneur Jivan Achreja offers his analysis on what Google Fiber could mean to the Triangle.

Updated March 26

If not for Canadian government, Lenovo might have bought Blackberry

Where there was smoke there really was fire last year when rumors circulated that Lenovo was going to buy BlackBerry. The deal never happened. CBC News reports why. Then Lenovo bought Motorola Mobility for $2.8 billion. Wow. How different Lenovo's future could look today ...

A BaclKerrby Q10 with keyboard A BaclKerrby Q10 with keyboard

March 25

Google Glass goes for style; Box plans IPO; nCino, LabCorp name new execs; Disney makes YouTube play

Bulldog The latest Bulldog roundup: Google Glass goes for fashion in deal with Ray-Ban, Oakley; web storage startup Box is going public; cloud banking firm nCino adds a VP for revenue and strategy; LabCorp hires a new CFO; and Disney is buying Maker Studios for $500 million.

March 21

Google enhances encryption technology for email

Internet and privacy don't mix Google said this week that it's improved the encryption technology for its flagship email service.

Updated March 20

Hey Triangle, are you getting #FIBEREDUP?

How bad do you want Google Fiber in the Triangle? Maybe there's a way for you to show your excitement.

World Premiere on May 1 World Premiere on May 1

Updated March 19

Google redesigns Android to power 'smartwatches'

Google Google is trying to unleash a new era in mobile computing with a version of its Android software tailored for high-tech watches and other devices that can be worn instead of held.

March 18

Viacom and Google settle YouTube lawsuit

YouTube Two media companies settle its $1 billion copyright lawsuit on Tuesday without disclosing terms.

Updated March 13

Premium Lock Raleigh-based Republic Wireless adding Moto G phones to lineup

Republic Wireless, which offers calling and data plans for as little as $5 a month, is adding the Motorola Moto G to its product lineup for as low as $149. Republic began offering Moto X phones in November.

A Moto G  A Moto G

March 10

Premium Lock Google to release tools for making wearable computer apps

WRAL's Bill Leslie dons Google Glass Google is releasing tools for software developers to make applications for wearable-computing devices, trying to repeat the success it's had with the Android mobile-operating system for gadgets people wear on their bodies.

March 5

Premium Lock Bitcoin bank robbed; Facebook eyes drone firm; Roku vs. Google; Dish eyes streaming

Bulldog In today's Bulldog technology roundup blog: A Bitcoin bank closes after being robbed; Facebook may buy a drone company; Roku steps up video-streaming fight with Google; and Dish takes the lead in offering Internet streaming.

Updated March 3

Premium Lock Google spells out quick timeline, 'checklist' for Fiber network to cities

The Internet giant says it already has met with Triangle, Charlotte and other officials in the 34 communities that are on its shortlist for deployment of Google Fiber networks. Deployment decisions could be made by the end of the year.

Google Fiber's list of existing, proposed networks Google Fiber's list of existing, proposed networks

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