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Legal showdown looms over NCAA's ban on paying student-athletes

...expensive. Silicon Valley workers tentatively accepted a $415 million settlement this year after accusing Apple Inc., Google Inc. and other tech firms of agreeing not to hire each other's employees.But for years, courts and other authorities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-22/legal-showdown-looms-over
Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

...May 26. Her last day at Morgan Stanley will be April 30, ending a 28-year career at the New York investment bank.Google Inc. and other Silicon Valley heavyweights, including Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc., are trying to add more women to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/google-hires-woman-new-cfo
Google to be part of new holding company, 'Alphabet'

...they're going to do a little polishing and work on profitability first."The new structure could make it easier for Google Inc. to sell off some of its unrelated businesses, or buy new ones, analysts said. Page has suggested previously that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-10/google-be-part-new-holding
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...Groupon Inc. has rejected an acquisition offer from Google Inc. and is staying independent, two sources with direct...copyright infringement suit against YouTube and its owner, Google Inc.The legal battle has already dragged on for nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-12-03/business-news
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Google plans to buy travel software firmSAN FRANCISCO --- Google Inc. plans to buy travel technology company ITA Software Inc. in a $700 million deal that would enable the Internet search leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-07-01/business-news
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...this increase was swamped by a 2.1 percent jump in imports.Google earnings climb on ads for Web surfersSEATTLE --- Google Inc.'s third-quarter earnings climbed 32 percent to beat Wall Street's expectations as companies spent more to advertise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-14/business-news
Business
Google makes patent play with Motorola deal

...the deal was announced.Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.'s stock soared 56 percent, or $13.65, to $38.12. Google Inc. lost about 1 percent and closed at $557.23.The deal will test Page's ability to avoid a clash of cultures while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-08-15/googles-makes-patent-play-
Across the Southeast

Google now showing coast after Katrina NEW ORLEANS - Google Inc. is showing this city in ruins after it came under fire for replacing post-Hurricane Katrina imagery on its popular map portal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/03/met_122917.shtml
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Google agrees to censor results in China

SHANGHAI, China - Google Inc. launched a search engine in China on Wednesday that censors material...Ltd. Chinese Internet users said Mountain View, Calif.-based Google Inc.'s move was inevitable given Beijing's restrictions on the Internet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/26/liv_49719.shtml
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Biz bits

...Google's settlement with writersSAN FRANCISCO --- A federal judge on Tuesday rejected a proposed settlement between Google Inc. and book authors and publishers as unfair and inadequate, dealing a new setback to the Internet giant's effort to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2011-03-22/biz-bits
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