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NSA Luring Stanford Students; Claims Rewards Outweigh Any Google-Apple Benefits

“We come in peace.” That was the message delivered by the head of the National Security Agency to a Silicon Valley crowd as the nation’s spy chief is searching for recruits.

11/04/2014

Larry Page, Google co-founder and CEO speaks during the opening keynote at the Google I/O developers conference at the Moscone Center on May 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google’s Mission Statement Evolving As CEO Looks To Future Goals Besides ‘Don’t Be Evil’ Mantra

Google’s co-founder and chief executive is acknowledging that the company’s original goals of dominating Internet searches are no longer applicable to its much loftier goals.

11/03/2014

(Left - right) KPIX 5 reporters Veronica De La Cruz, Cate Caugurian and Elizabeth Cook try out the #Halloweenify tool on Google+. (Google)

For Halloween, Google Plus Gives Selfies Spooky Effects

Google+ has unveiled a new feature that gives your selfies a terrifying twist this Halloween.

10/31/2014

A sign outside of a Google office in Mountain View, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Working On Cancer-Detecting Pill That Searches For Malignant Cells In Bloodstream

Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.

10/28/2014

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Google Employee Facing Cyber-Stalking Charges After Trying To Blackmail Woman Over Nude Photos

A Google employee is facing federal cyber-stalking charges and has been banned from using the Internet after he posed as a researcher and tried to blackmail a woman over her nude research photos.

10/25/2014

Chris Yerga, engineering director of Goo

Google Adds Mood Music In Hopes Of Luring Pandora, Spotify Listeners To Play

Google is adding mood music to the mix as it tries to lure listeners away from Pandora, Spotify and other popular services that play tunes over the Internet.

10/21/2014

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World Series Up For Grabs, But Giants Dominating Royals In Google Searches By State

The World Series is billed as a team of destiny looking to end an extensive title drought versus a squad of veteran contributors who always find a way to win.

10/21/2014

Queen Elsa in "Frozen" (credit: Disney)

Google Searches Point To Disney’s ‘Frozen’ As Hot Halloween Costume Inspiration

Top-trending searches on Google are giving us a hint as to what fashionable trick-or-treaters will be wearing as they roam the streets Halloween night.

10/18/2014

Google Nexus 6 smartphone, Nexus 9 tablet and Nexus Player (Google)

Google Announces New Smartphone, Tablet, Looks To Upstage Apple’s Latest Devices

Google is coming out with bigger, more expensive versions of its Nexus phone and tablet to attract more of the affluent consumers who faithfully buy each new generation of Apple’s iPhone and iPad. It’s also releasing a new streaming video and music device, Nexus Player, to compete with Apple TV and Roku, among others.

10/15/2014

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during early trading on October 14, 2014 in New York City. In morning trading the Dow was up over 50 points following a drop yesterday of over 200 points as investors grow concerned about the global economy falling back into recession.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dow Plunges More Than 450 Points; Nasdaq Losses Reach ‘Correction’ Level

U.S. stocks tumbled across indexes Wednesday as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified, with the Dow Jones industrial average in its fourth day of consecutive losses – plunging more than 400 points.

10/15/2014

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