News and opinion about Google, in search, mobile technology, mapping and all the other tech fields where Google is active

NXP Green World

Google's $55 million investment will power 450,000 homes and boost California's green power by 30 percent

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judgesquare
On by Peter Judge 0

While mobile operators struggle to meet data demand, the social media which use that data are stealing their lunch, says Peter Judge

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Cloud top

Microsoft and Google vie savagely for business-cloud clients but analysts view the market as a dead heat

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boulton

Bing director Stefan Weitz has a lot of great ideas about where search is headed. He's just playing for the wrong team, says Clint Boulton

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Location target
On by Eric Doyle, ChannelBiz 0

Geo-location privacy issues are being investigated but IP address pinpointing will be harder to legislate for

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Cloud top

Google has translated its Social Search service into 19 languages to challenge Facebook in personalised search

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Google eBookstore

The eBookstore adds search and translate features but plans to archive newspapers have been scrapped

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smartphone security
On by Eric Doyle, ChannelBiz 0

Google is quietly fixing its flaw and developing privacy tools, but Schmidt wants a window on your information

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schmidt
On by Sophie Curtis 0

Google's executive chairman has warned the Digital Economy Act could set a precedent for web censorship

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Digital tracking footprint
On by Eric Doyle, ChannelBiz 2

Apple, Google and employers must comply with new European Union rules for geo-location data permissions

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