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Google Names Exton As Pennsylvania’s Digital Business Leader

“Businesses are embracing the Internet to find new customers or connect with existing customers and really to grow their operations,” Google director of small business engagement Scott Levitan says.

08/22/2013

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Website Helps You Profit Off Your Personal Information

Those seemingly ‘free’ services, like email and social networking, are funded (and then some) by information like your birthdate, location, what you search for and buy, and insights to your online behavior.

08/02/2013

(The reputation.com web site)

Online Company Shows Internet Users How To Get Paid For Their Personal Info

“We want to give you control of what data you share and with whom for explicit value received,” says Michael Fertik, CEO of Reputation.com.

08/01/2013

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Google May Soon Be Taking Over Our TV’s

Google’s latest attempt to enter our living rooms — announced and on sale Wednesday — puts web video front and center.

07/24/2013

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Google Drops Impossible-To-Answer Interview Questions

How many piano tuners are there in the entire world? How much should you charge to wash all the windows in Seattle? Just some of the questions Google used to ask interviewees.

06/21/2013

(The DuckDuckGo home page.)

Chesco Company Says Its Anonymized Web Searches Gaining New Spotlight

It’s what DuckDuckGo.com doesn’t do that’s key. “We don’t track our users,” says founder and CEO Gabriel Weinberg.

06/19/2013

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Teaching Kids To Be Savvy Researchers

Finding flawed material on students’ work, has reportedly prompted more teachers to teach online research skills.

06/12/2013

(Own Wilson and Vince Vaughn star in "The Internship.")

Movie Review: ‘The Internship’

Despite being an unabashed two-hour product-placement commercial for Google, “The Internship” is enjoyably entertaining in spite of itself.

06/07/2013

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Judge Orders Google To Give Customer Data To FBI

A federal judge has ruled that Google Inc. must comply with the FBI’s warrantless demands for customer data, rejecting the company’s argument that the government’s practice of issuing so-called national security letters to telecommunication companies, Internet service providers, banks and others was unconstitutional and unnecessary.

06/01/2013

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Google Introducing Self-Sorting Tabs For E-Mail Inbox

If you feel overwhelmed by your inbox, you might like the new feature that Google will offer on its popular e-mail service.

05/29/2013

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Google To Roll Out New Feature That Allows Users To Send Money Via Gmail

Google is giving PayPal a run for its money by letting people send money via Gmail.

05/23/2013

(Chris Yerga, Google engineering director for Android, at the Google I/O developers conference in San Francisco.  Credit: Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images)

Google Offers New Personal Assistant and Music Services

In a challenge to Spotify and Pandora, Google is offering “All Access.”

05/15/2013

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Google Releases Alternative for ‘Siri’ on iPhones

“Siri” is getting some serious competition. Google is out with its own personal assistant for iPhone and iPad.

04/29/2013

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Report: Google Considers Changes To Minimalist Homepage

Besides the relevant search results it delivers, many of us like Google because its minimalist design is quick to load — and to answer our questions.

04/23/2013

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Google Hangs Up ‘Help Wanted’ Sign For Techies And Luddites Alike

If you’ve ever dreamed of how cool it would be to work at Google, now’s your chance. The company added 3,000 people to its workforce last year, and it’s still hiring.

03/01/2013

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