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Drawing lessons from PowerMeter's demise

Companies in home energy management say Google's decision to retire PowerMeter reflects the difficulty of the residential energy efficiency business.

By June 27, 2011

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Google reportedly readying health service called Google Fit

Joining a burgeoning field of tech giants focused on health, the Web giant will unveil new platform in late June, Forbes reports.

By June 12, 2014

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Google axes PowerMeter--a bad sign for others?

Google's decision to unplug home electricity-monitoring application PowerMeter is a sign of how difficult it has been for home energy apps to catch on.

By June 24, 2011

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Google euthanizes Google Health, unplugs PowerMeter

Google axes health records and home energy use-monitoring services, citing lagging adoption.

By June 24, 2011

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Google said to be considering a smart thermostat, again

Some companies, like Nest, have proven that home energy-use systems can be consumer-friendly. Maybe this is why Google is reportedly giving such a device another try.

By December 16, 2013

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Google launches Calico to take on illness and aging

Larry Page recruits Art Levinson, chairman at both Genentech and Apple, to run the new health-focused company.

By September 18, 2013

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Google PowerMeter tracks home electricity via Wi-Fi

Google signs on the makers of PowerCost Monitor to track electricity data either through a dedicated monitor or Google's PowerMeter Web application on PC or smartphone.

By December 19, 2010

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At Google I/O, Larry Page preaches a tech fantasia

The CEO charms the Google faithful in an informal Q&A to wrap up the I/O keynote, but his answers cleverly complain about industry backstabbing while promising a utopia driven by tech.

By May 16, 2013

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Google adds home efficiency tips to PowerMeter

Google.org's home electricity monitoring Web app gets feature for organizing energy efficiency jobs, pitting PowerMeter in more direct competition with Microsoft's Hohm.

By August 31, 2010

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'Playing' Crave with nifty Chrome World Wide Maze

A cool new experiment uses HTML5 to turn any Web site into a 3D labyrinth and any smartphone running Chrome into a game controller.

By March 24, 2013