9:22PM | Friday, 19 September 2014 | Governments around the world want to know a lot about who we are and what we’re doing online and they want communications companies to help them find it. We don’t know a lot about when companies hand over this data, but we do know that it’s becoming increasingly common.
8:20AM | Tuesday, 12 August 2014 | Google has announced it’s backing a new $300 million high speed internet trans-pacific cable system between the US and Japan.
8:21AM | Thursday, 7 August 2014 | The Chinese government has excluded Apple iPads and MacBook laptops from the list of products that can be bought with public money, government sources told Reuters.
7:13PM | Friday, 25 July 2014 | Google has signed a deal to buy Twitch, a company that enables live-streaming of video games, for $US1 billion ($A1.06 billion), sources have told VentureBeat.
6:36PM | Friday, 27 June 2014 | Following on from Apple’s developer conference held earlier this month, Google has now had its chance to respond to Apple’s agenda with its own vision for the coming tech landscape.
6:13PM | Friday, 13 June 2014 | A Google blog post in which the company claims it wants to help customers better understand the video quality available from their ISPS, has upset local providers.
6:46PM | Friday, 13 June 2014 | Movie rental service EzyFlix has announced it will be the first Australian streaming service to make itself compatible with Google’s new Chromecast media device.
6:44AM | Friday, 13 June 2014 | Bigcommerce has announced that former Google executive Tim Schulz has joined the company as senior vice president of product management.
6:17AM | Friday, 13 June 2014 | I feel like poking the rainbow bear today. Google Australia is the big bear of the Australian tech startup industry.
5:51AM | Thursday, 22 May 2014 | In what could be good news for Australian startups, various media reports suggest Google told US regulators that it could spend as much as $30 billion of its offshore cash reserves to buy foreign companies or technology rights.