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Google Maps offers offline option

NEW YORK - Google Maps is getting disconnected.With an...connection is spotty or non-existent. Google says a version for iPhones will come soon...to conserve on expensive data plans. Google is also targeting users in emerging markets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-10/google-maps-offers-offline
Google to give away software to Microsoft Office defectors

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is escalating an attack on Microsoft's...Office programs. If they dump Microsoft, Google will give them free use of a package of...user each month.The price for the "Google for Work" software will be waived for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-19/google-give-away-software-
Google tries to woo iPhone owners with Android watch app

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is introducing an application that will...on people's wrists.The move thrusts Google on to Apple's turf in an attempt to...be tethered exclusively to the iPhone.Google's new app, though, will enable the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-31/google-tries-woo-iphone-ow
Appeals court gives win to Google's online library

NEW YORK - Google is not violating copyright laws by digitizing...judge who concluded that the snippets Google showed customers from its database was...Denny Chin ruled in November 2013 that Google's digitization of more than 20 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-16/appeals-court-gives-win-go
French data privacy regulator rejects Google appeal

...France's data privacy regulator rejected Google's appeal of an order to remove search...right to be forgotten" globally, as Google had accused the watchdog of doing.Its...to implement the EU-wide decisions.Google says it has received 318,269 requests...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-21/french-data-privacy-regula
Big Texas welcome for Google self-driving cars

AUSTIN, Texas - With Google's self-driving cars slowed in a...mayor used talking points written by a Google lobbyist when the tech titan began testing...are struggling with whether they share Google's vision of - sooner than later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-17/big-texas-welcome-google-s
Google to be part of new holding company, 'Alphabet'

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is reorganizing under a new moniker...Internet search core.It will still use the Google name for its popular Internet search...by segments with the reorganization.Google reported more than $14 billion in profit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-10/google-be-part-new-holding
Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

SAN FRANCISCO - Google has lured away Morgan Stanley's chief...void that opened earlier this month after Google's CFO of the past seven years, Patrick...plans to retire.Porat, 58, will become Google's highest-ranking female executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/google-hires-woman-new-cfo
Google's safe browsing system targets 'unwanted software'

...to see more red warning signs online as Google adds ammunition to its technological artillery...with "unwanted software" - a term that Google uses to describe secretly installed programs...sites that they didn't intend to visit.Google had already deployed the warning system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-12/googles-safe-browsing-syst
Google unveils cheapest Chromebooks yet as Microsoft slashes price on Surface Pro 3 tablet

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops...PC manufacturers have been working with Google to design lightweight laptops running on...Chromebook has served a dual purpose for Google. Like the company's Android software...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/google-unveils-cheapest-ch