A new study confirms the importance we place in personal search results. Plus, tips on improving what others see about you.
Two of Romania's renowned fortune-tellers are exposed as alleged cons. Instead of connecting to the dead through a special hotline, they reportedly Googled their customers, checked their social networks, and spied on them.
Highlight a word to google it with this Chrome extension.
Google's latest Easter Egg asks you to search for the phrase "zerg rush," forcing you into combat to vanquish attacking Os before they gobble up your results.
An Australian civil servant googles a rude colloquialism on his government-issued laptop. Snooping software catches him and a court upholds his firing, despite the fact that he was googling from home.
Googling for iTunes?
Sending hundreds of millions of messages and search queries through Twitter adds up to real energy consumption, though it's less than a Google search, says Twitter.
Krugle has managed to beat Google at its own game. The company is doing well, in part, because it's done a good job of figuring out how to profit from open source.
A week after the Sichuan earthquake lit up instant messengers and Twitter, Google statistics show a huge drop in searches during a national moment of silence.
Google's ponies up for renewables; sucking up CO2 for baking soda; corn ethanol doubts multiply; 'ocean fertilization' draws fire; and the EPA to weigh in on 'greenwashing.'