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Google Axes Project Ara Market Test in Puerto Rico, Postpones Debut to 2016
Smartphones

Google Axes Project Ara Market Test in Puerto Rico, Postpones Debut to 2016

Project Ara chalked delays for the modular smartphone up to 'lots of iterations…more than we thought.'
Geoff Weiss
Google Is Launching a Tool That Will Tell You if Solar Panels Are Right for You
Solar Energy

Google Is Launching a Tool That Will Tell You if Solar Panels Are Right for You

The database will tell you what you're likely to save in energy costs and will also put you in touch with a local installer.
What Google's Reorg Means: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

What Google's Reorg Means: Weekly News

Plus: Airbnb's growth is a pain point for high-end hotels in Paris.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
10 U.S. Companies With Radically Awesome Parental Leave Policies
Radicals & Visionaries

10 U.S. Companies With Radically Awesome Parental Leave Policies

Netflix and Adobe aren't the only major companies strengthening their support for employees with kids.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Google's Move to Alphabet Just Changed This Man's Life
News and Trends

Why Google's Move to Alphabet Just Changed This Man's Life

Google's restructuring means the purchase of more than a few domains from Daniel Negari's web domain registry, XYZ.com.
Ari Levy
Google to Reorganize Into New Company Called 'Alphabet'
Google

Google to Reorganize Into New Company Called 'Alphabet'

The search giant is breaking into smaller units and adopting an umbrella-company strategy.
Ray Hennessey
Samsung, Google to Release Monthly Android Security Patches
Android

Samsung, Google to Release Monthly Android Security Patches

In response to the Stagefright hacking software that leaves the Android system vulnerable, companies are pushing for fast fixes.
5 Online Marketing Basics Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Online Marketing Basics Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

Nobody knows everything about doing business on the Internet but it is pretty clear by now what the essentials are.
Rocco Baldassarre
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
Radicals & Visionaries

Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day

Facebook, Airbnb and Microsoft announced new plans to hire more women and minorities. More than 90 startups were represented at the event.
Google Glass Is Creeping Back
Google Glass

Google Glass Is Creeping Back

The tech company is reportedly launching a new version aimed at businesses and without the histrionics that accompanied the product's initial debut.
Laura Entis
Google Refuses French Request to Apply 'Right to Be Forgotten' Globally
Google

Google Refuses French Request to Apply 'Right to Be Forgotten' Globally

The majority of searches made from Europe are done through local versions of Google, the company argues.
Google Can Now Tell People When Your Business Is Too Busy to Visit
Google

Google Can Now Tell People When Your Business Is Too Busy to Visit

Fueled by GPS data, the all-seeing Internet giant is showing consumers the not-so-best times to visit your establishment.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Admits Defeat and Guts a Key Part of Google+
Google Plus

Google Admits Defeat and Guts a Key Part of Google+

'While we got certain things right, we made a few choices that, in hindsight, we've needed to rethink.'
Jillian D'Onfro