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Larry Page, here's your six-month plan

The Google co-founder is back on the job as chief executive today. So here's what he should be thinking about.

By April 4, 2011

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An integrated Atlassian thanks to OpenSocial (Q&A)

OpenSocial started out as a way to blend consumer Web application data over the Internet, but it also has use behind the firewall, as Atlassian found.

By December 18, 2009

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Google vs. Facebook: Drawing the battle lines

Google's trying to hit Facebook where it hurts, and Facebook is snapping up patents that may make Google's social-media aims harder to achieve.

By August 5, 2010

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8 OpenSocial apps worth trying out

OpenSocial might not be Facebook's app platform, but it still has some neat apps that are worth giving a whirl, from PollDaddy to Stunt Pilot.

By June 11, 2009

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Google acquires entertainment company LabPixies

The Net giant is fostering Web-based gadget development through its acquisition of the casual gaming developer.

By April 27, 2010

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Manifest destiny at Facebook's F8 confab

Third F8 conference promises a rare look at the company's inner workings for developers and advertisers who use the social network as the basis for their businesses.

By April 21, 2010

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Hi5 to support Facebook games

The social network-turned-gaming site has modified its APIs so that applications built on Facebook's platform can be transported over with minimal developer muscle.

By March 2, 2010

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Facebook still pitching itself to open-source crowd

Facebook's rep at the Future of Web Apps event in Miami this week was David Recordon, the company's open-standards guru. That's a crowd that the social network still has yet to win over.

By February 23, 2010

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Google struggles with social skills

When it comes to social networking, Google has made one misstep after another. Now it's formed a 'Social Web Team' to try to straighten things out, once and for all.

By February 3, 2010

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Google beefing up new 'Social Web Team'

Will Norris, an open-standards advocate, joins new Google hires Chris Messina and Joseph Smarr on a new squad to tackle a niche of the Web that's completely dominated by Facebook.

By January 26, 2010