Category: Search

Christine Varney on Google as a monopoly

Relevant information at Why Is Obama’s Top Antitrust Cop Gunning for Google? “I think you are going to see a repeat of Microsoft.” Christine Varney’s blunt assessment sent a buzz through the audience at the National Press Club in

Google reshoots Japan views after privacy complaints

Google reshoots Japan views after privacy complaints Wed May 13, 2009 6:09am EDT TOKYO (Reuters) – Internet search engine Google said it would reshoot all Japanese pictures for its online photo map service, Street View, using lower camera angles after

Bowman leaves Google with a bang

Not with a whisper… I had a recent debate over whether a border should be 3, 4 or 5 pixels wide, and was asked to prove my case. I can’t operate in an environment like that. I’ve grown tired of

Esther Dyson on Google vs. Yandex

Esther Dyson on Google (vs. Yandex) and her preference of market forces for regulation of information on the Internet: Big Brother Google? As it happens, I have a complex relationship with Google. I have fed at its trough many times

mishandled from day 1

Reuters: Japanese group asks Google to stop map serviceAFP: Japanese seek to scrap Google’s Street View Best read is this one- SearchEngineLand: Japanese Lawyers, Professors Try To Block StreetView