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New 'Poodle' Web Threat Not Seen as Menacing as 'Heartbleed'
Security

New 'Poodle' Web Threat Not Seen as Menacing as 'Heartbleed'

Google researchers have uncovered a security bug in widely used web encryption technology that they say could allow hackers to take over several types of accounts.
Former Google CEO: Here's How to Build a $300 Billion Company
Success Strategies

Former Google CEO: Here's How to Build a $300 Billion Company

To be successful in the technology-driven internet age, a company has to attract 'smart creative' employees and then create an environment where they can thrive.
Jillian D'Onfro
Can You Be Too Old For Facebook? This 113-Year-Old Was, But That Didn't Stop Her.
Social Media

Can You Be Too Old For Facebook? This 113-Year-Old Was, But That Didn't Stop Her.

The clever centenarian did what countless whippersnappers under 13 do to get on the popular social network: She lied. But you can't really blame her.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Irish Tax Changes May Cost U.S. Companies Like Apple and Google Billions of Dollars
Taxes

Irish Tax Changes May Cost U.S. Companies Like Apple and Google Billions of Dollars

Although, a new break and pressure to tackle tax avoidance elsewhere means they are unlikely to decamp.
Google's Same-Day Delivery Service Undercuts Amazon Prime by $4
Shipping Center

Google's Same-Day Delivery Service Undercuts Amazon Prime by $4

The Mountain View, Calif.-based tech goliath is expanding its same-day delivery program and starting to charge for it.
Catherine Clifford
Google Lets a Search Pigeon Out of the Coop and It Lands Nearby
Online Marketing

Google Lets a Search Pigeon Out of the Coop and It Lands Nearby

The new Pigeon algorithm favors local businesses, if they update their content to take advantage.
Brett Relander
Google Is Now Connecting Users Searching for Symptoms With Doctors Over Video Chat
Health

Google Is Now Connecting Users Searching for Symptoms With Doctors Over Video Chat

The conventional wisdom 'don't diagnose your illness over the Internet' may be changing.
Laura Entis
Google to Unveil 'Shamu'-Sized Smartphone of Its Own Later This Month
Mobile

Google to Unveil 'Shamu'-Sized Smartphone of Its Own Later This Month

A size contest seems to have erupted among today's leading smartphone manufacturers.
Geoff Weiss
Google Chairman on NSA Spying: 'We're Going to Break the Internet'
Spying

Google Chairman on NSA Spying: 'We're Going to Break the Internet'

Silicon Valley executives worry the fallout of surveillance revelations could be severe.
JP Mangalindan
Americans Are Living Longer Than Ever
Health

Americans Are Living Longer Than Ever

The average life expectancy for babies born in 2012 -- the latest year researched by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- is a record-setting 78.8 years. Can Google eventually help double that number?
Laura Entis
7 Principles for Propelling Your Startup to Success
Success Strategies

7 Principles for Propelling Your Startup to Success

Enterprises like Google, Netflix and Apple seem to follow them and you should, too.
Peter S. Cohan
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20 Great Workplaces in Tech
Human Resources

20 Great Workplaces in Tech

The tech sector is still sexy -- and has an abundance of dreamy jobs. These companies have perfected balancing tough, technical work with fun and friendly cultures.
Enforcing Your 'Right to Be Forgotten' May Get You Remembered
Privacy concerns

Enforcing Your 'Right to Be Forgotten' May Get You Remembered

An article on Google's removals of links to Times articles puts privacy seekers back in the spotlight.
Roger Parloff
Google May Be Developing 'Lego-Like' Video Screens
Innovation

Google May Be Developing 'Lego-Like' Video Screens

The top-secret project is reportedly the latest to come out of Google's 'moonshot' division for futuristic initiatives like the self-driving car.
Benjamin Kabin