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Google Currents For iOS Now Called Google Play Newsstand Following Big Redesign
/ September 24, 2014 11:54 am
Google Currents For iOS Now Called Google Play Newsstand Following Big Redesign

TechCrunch reports “Google Currents, Google’s magazine-like news reading iOS app and a competitor to Flipboard, is rolling out a redesign and a handful of new features, including a way to subscribe to topics you’re interested in, instead of only subscribing to publishers, blogs and RSS feeds.”. Read More

Google Has Stiffened Its European Search De-Listing Request Process
/ September 24, 2014 11:54 am
Google Has Stiffened Its European Search De-Listing Request Process

TechCrunch reports “Forget.me, an online service for Europeans wishing to submit de-listing requests to search engines asking for outdated or irrelevant personal information to be de-indexed, has put out new details of the nature of requests it is helping to process — shining a little more light onto what remains a relatively closed-box process at this nascent stage.”. Read More

Google Buys Opinion Poll Service Polar For Google+
/ September 12, 2014 7:52 am
Google Buys Opinion Poll Service Polar For Google+

TechCrunch reports “Google today announced that it has acquired Polar, the highly graphical opinion poll service, for an undisclosed sum.”. Read More

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Google Provides Early Stage Startups $100,000 in Cloud Platform Credits for 1 Year
/ September 12, 2014 7:52 am
Google Provides Early Stage Startups $100,000 in Cloud Platform Credits for 1 Year

TechCrunch reports “If you are an early stage startup, Google wants to give you $100,000 in Cloud Platform credits for one year so you can host your applications on its servers (and not on AWS or Azure).” . Read More

Google Introduces Vine, Evernote, and other Android apps to Chromebooks
/ September 12, 2014 7:52 am
Google Introduces Vine, Evernote, and other Android apps to Chromebooks

VentureBeat reports “Google said at Google I/O in June that it would port over Android mobile apps to its Chrome book laptops.”. Read More

Google Introduces iOS Sync, a Way to Secure Work Files on Apple Mobile Devices
/ September 11, 2014 9:12 am
Google Introduces iOS Sync, a Way to Secure Work Files on Apple Mobile Devices

VentureBeat reports “Google today made its email, file-sharing, and calendar apps a bit more palatable for business use by rolling out iOS Sync, a service that gives admins more control over the use Apple smartphones and tablets.” . Read More

Google to Refund Consumers at Least $19 Million for In-App Charges
/ September 5, 2014 3:49 pm
Google to Refund Consumers at Least $19 Million for In-App Charges

Google has agreed to refund at least $19 million to consumers as part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over unauthorized charges incurred by children using mobile apps downloaded from the Google Play app store. The FTC's complaint alleged that the company violated a law banning "unfair" commercial practices by billing consumers for in-app charges by children made without their consent. Read More

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