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Google buys Remail, nears On2 deal

Mobile e-mail company Remail is joining forces with Google, which means the end of its iPhone application. And On2 shareholders approve Google's increased offer for their company.

By February 17, 2010

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Google sweetens On2 acquisition offer

The Internet giant puts an extra 15 cents per On2 share on the table, increasing its offer to a value of about $133.9 million for the video compression company.

By January 7, 2010

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On2 answers questions on Google merger

In SEC update, video compression software maker addresses key concerns about its proposed merger with the search giant. Company also sets date for related vote.

By December 7, 2009

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On2 shareholders unhappy with Google deal

Lawsuit challenges the acquisition of the video-compression software company on grounds that it undervalues the company.

By August 12, 2009

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Google buys video compression outfit On2

The search giant says it will take On2's technology and make it part of the Web platform.

By August 5, 2009

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What does Google see in On2's video tech?

Google is ponying up $106.5 million for video compression technology. Does it just want it to make YouTube cheaper to run, or does it have something grander in mind?

By August 5, 2009

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Vimeo tech chief takes on 'terrifying' online video challenges (Q&A)

Andrew Pile has to make sure his service works with everything from phones to smart TVs, even as video-streaming technology constantly changes.

By October 24, 2014

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Google's Web-video ambitions bump into hard reality

The company's technical prowess and free VP9 licensing haven't been enough to dent the fortunes of rival compression format HEVC. But Google's already moving on to VP10.

By September 12, 2014

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Google urges fast adoption of VP9 video compression

The computing industry has just begun taking the VP8 codec seriously, but Google wants people to adopt its brand-new successor.

By May 15, 2013

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Google I/O keeps browser focus despite fancy phones, eyewear

Android and Glass get a lot of attention at Google I/O, but Chrome and Web programming sessions are core to Google's conference for developers.

By May 13, 2013