Ultimately, Google wants to make as iron-clad as possible the relationship between the metrics it provides to advertisers and the actual number of people who are viewing its ads.
Vending machines are aiming a little higher with the newly unveiled Zazzz, a vehicle for getting marijuana edibles into the hands of hungry customers.
The popular media-sharing social network has been growing at about 10 million users a month, judging from company figures.
Satellite images capture an Oregon man allegedly growing more than his fair share of medical ganja.
The rent-out-your-home service vows to fight the state's subpoena requesting troves of user data saying it's a "government-sponsored fishing expedition" and "unreasonably broad."
For those influential or just rich and famous enough to have nabbed themselves a verified Twitter account, the social network has just announced a filter perk to help drown out the regular chatter.
Microsoft adds one more reason to its list for why all Xbox One users should fork over the $60 fee for Xbox Live Gold.
Expanding around the world, including a major push in the U.S., has put Spotify's top line more than halfway to a billion dollars, but growth mode is widening losses as well.
Unlike Facebook, the search company only had to make the tiniest of tweaks to Google+ to let members filter updates for photos.
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