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google i%2Fo 2009


Google's self-driving cars tear up 3 million miles a day

Computer simulation creates "thousands of variations" of driving patterns, enabling Google's engineers to quickly test tweaks across millions of virtual miles.

By February 2, 2016


Road Trip 2009

Daniel Terdiman hits the road yet again, this time to find the tech and science hot spots in the Rockies and Great Plains. You're invited to follow along on his travels--without getting the left-arm sunburn.


Apple car project rumors remain unconfirmed amid hiring freeze report

AppleInsider reports that Apple executives are unhappy with the alleged car project's direction, instituting a hiring freeze on the project's staff.

By January 25, 2016


Can Dorsey hit the jackpot with Twitter and Square?

Jack Dorsey is now CEO of both Twitter and Square. Running one big company is tough. Now he has two.

By October 5, 2015


Correction: Google's transparency report

This story originally miscast some details of the government data requests to Google. US government requests accounted for 42 percent of the global total from January to June 2013. Google's first transparency report covered the period from July to December 2009.

By November 14, 2013


Yahoo hires Lockerz CEO Kathy Savitt as new CMO

Savitt, who founded the photo-sharing site in 2009, is Marissa Mayer's most senior hire since taking over as CEO at Yahoo last month.

By August 27, 2012


EU opens Microsoft antitrust probe over browser choice

Microsoft had admitted responsibility following scrutiny from European antitrust authorities into claims the software giant may have failed to fully comply with an earlier 2009 ruling.

By July 17, 2012


FTC, Facebook reportedly settling 2009 privacy complaint

Facebook agrees to opt-in practice for major privacy changes, as well as 20 years of privacy audits, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By November 10, 2011


Mozilla's 2009 revenue increases 34 percent

The Firefox developer reveals its 2009 financial details, including $104 million in revenue largely from search partnerships. Also: 400 million people use Firefox.

By November 18, 2010


At Hacker Dojo, Silicon Valley techies build toward success

Since August 2009, a funky industrial space in Mountain View, Calif., has become a home away from home for more than 200 people looking for a community of like-minded techies.

By April 4, 2011


Gartner: Android ranks 2nd in global smartphones

With a 22.7 percent share of the global smartphone market in 2010 compared with 3.9 percent in 2009, Google's OS catches up to Nokia Symbian, which lost share last year.

By February 9, 2011