The company’s decision to purchase 180 small, high-capacity satellites is just the first step in a project that could cost the search giant over $3 billion, reported The Wall Street Journal. The project’s price tag will depend on whether the company decides to embark on a second phase of the project, which would double the number of satellites needed, Google insiders told the WSJ.
Wireless carrier AT&T (T) was the top target of so-called patent trolls in 2013, having been sued more than 54 times by them in 2013—more than once a week.
Changes in the way Google-owned YouTube scans videos had caused a spike in clips being taken down.
The goal? To burst the “filter bubble” that surrounds us with people we like and content that we agree with.
As a country, we usually think of technology and religion as opposing forces—one connected with our ancient past, the other with our boundless future.
Google is exploring the concept of an electronic skin tattoo that could embed a microphone and lie detector into a user’s neck.
If you have an Android phone registered with Google services, Google has matched your phone number to your Google Plus profile and plans to turn the association into yet another de-anonymizing tool.
Today, Microsoft released its latest batch of Office Web App updates, pushing its free offering well past the feature set offered by its rivals.
How do you compete with rivals that are willing to give away a product comparable to yours?
The next version of Android, KitKat 4.4, will allow users to set a third-party app as their default texting option straight from the OS, Google has revealed.