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Robin Williams' suicide seizes the year on Google

...based on what people were searching for on Google.The reaction to Williams' death in August topped Google's list of 2014's fastest-rising search...Other topics of worldwide intrigue on Google included the addictive smartphone game Flappy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-16/robin-williams-suicide-seizes-year-
Google to close Spain's Google News, block Spanish news reports from 70 international editions

...MADRID - In a decision that will reverberate around the globe, Google announced Thursday it will close Google News in Spain and block reports from Spanish publishers in more than 70 Google News international editions because of a new Spanish law requiring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-11/google-close-spains-google
Kickstarter users search for the secret to being chosen 'Staff Pick'

...company money to give cash to projects it favors.That has users scrambling to figure how to get picked.Shelley Harper scoured Google, read blog posts and studied past Staff Picks before launching a Kickstarter campaign for her business, ConQuest Adventure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-18/kickstarter-users-search-s
Google unveils its spoon that steadies tremors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Google is throwing its money, brain power...understanding of disease in the long run," Google spokesperson Katelin Jabbari said.Other...but it's a very positive change."Google got into the no-shake utensil business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-25/google-unveils-its-spoon-s
Rants & Raves

...from the low-income, charging tenants late fees for rent paid on the third of the month. EDGEFIELD COUNTY PET owners should Google the county and state animal control laws concerning unwanted animals freely roaming onto neighbor's property. The law is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-10/rants-raves
Electric cars gain a toehold in Atlanta

...in telecommunications. The firm provides free charging stations in its parking garage, and the Leaf people have created a Google doc that schedules charging time for everybody."One Leaf owner here keeps us all organized and playing nicely together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-07/electric-cars-gain-toehold
IPO allowed Google to make big bet it can become indispensable

SAN FRANCISCO - Google's IPO, a decade ago this week, launched...even further.Page's vision is that Google's products and services will become...disease-fighting breakthroughs engineered by Google.Internet-connected eyewear and watches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-23/ipo-allowed-google-make-bi
Scandal, sex, post-it art: Censorship accusations as Google cuts search results in Europe

BRUSSELS - Google's removal of search results in Europe...newspaper and public broadcaster BBC, said Google notified them search results in Europe...removed from the public record, given that Google is the route to information and stories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-03/scandal-sex-post-it-art-ce
Android news, wearable gadgets, smart home devices rule at Google developer conference

...people are now using Android devices, Google said as the company kicked off its two-day...nearly three-hour opening presentation, Google gave more details about Android Wear...journalists flocked to the event. Following Google's recent revelation that showed that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/android-news-wearable-gadg
Travel apps for Google Glass

With wearable devices such as Google Glass becoming technology's next big...such as Word Lens that could work only on Google Glass. Take a look at our favorites...tour guide everywhere? Field Trip for Google Glass is a great alternative, and you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-09/travel-apps-google-glass