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Google kills Frommer's print travel guides

The search giant ends production of the printed versions of the popular travel books.

By Mar. 21, 2013


Arthur Frommer reacquires travel book brand from Google

Travel expert plans to resume publishing of the travel books, which the Web giant acquired but killed last month.

By Apr. 3, 2013


Google holds on to social media accounts in Frommer's deal

The pages that were formerly known as, say, FrommersTravel, are now being labeled as ZagatTravel.

By Apr. 10, 2013


Google+ Local update makes it easier to post reviews

New rating system will contribute to scores for venues on Google+ Local searches. Plus, the reviews are social.

By Oct. 10, 2012


Shatner comes back from the dead for Priceline

We last saw him going over a bridge with a bus. His body was never found. And yet somehow William Shatner has negotiated his way back to life for Priceline.

By Aug. 15, 2012


You say Google+ is a ghost land? Time to revisit that one

The company has taken repeated hits in the press, but Google+ is fast becoming a social business for small businesses.

By Sep. 4, 2012


How tweets reveal where you live

WeKnowYourHouse.com shows how easy it is to use Twitter for evil, Google builds its travel muscles with Frommer's, and the Neo Geo makes a comeback.

By Aug. 13, 2012


Google draws new battle line with Frommer's acquisition

As long as Google dominates search and continues to acquire content and make its products work more "seamlessly," competitors like Yelp and Fodor's will be at a disadvantage on Google's platform.

By Aug. 13, 2012


Patience waning in Apple-Samsung patent fight

Presiding judge admonishes both parties for courtroom antics, while Google travels to the bank to buy Frommers. Also: RIM optimism.

By Aug. 17, 2012