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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
Ice storm might have helped Watson in 2014 Masters

...There's always something," Watson said. "Last time the hook shot. This year was the drive."Type "The Drive" into Google and what pops up are links detailing John Elway's game-tying, 15-play march to lead the Denver Broncos to an overtime...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/ice-storm-might-have-helped-watson-2014-ma
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
3 carriers to build Google's mobile wallet into new phones

...undercut Ap ple's latest hit service, Google is teaming up with three major U.S...example of how the competition between Google and Apple is extending beyond the technology...to increase their power and profits.Google's latest volley calls for its payment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-23/3-carriers-build-googles-m
Google, Mattel bring View-Master into 21st century

NEW YORK - Mattel and Google are trying to bring the 75-year-old...be priced at about $30.Mattel and Google unveiled the viewer Friday at Mattel's...Mattel demonstrated the technology using Google Cardboard, an attachment that turns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-13/google-mattel-bring-view-m
For most, old school was a good school

...know. Between first and 12th grade, I attended eight different public schools in four different states.Through the magic of Google, I now know two of those schools are closed. Another is facing closure. Three had their names changed. And only two, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-23/most-old-school-was-good-scho
Google Glass pulled off consumer market as company works on more refined, affordable version

SAN FRANCISCO - Google will stop selling its Internet-connected...2-year-old "Explorer" edition of Google Glass goes into effect Jan. 19. The...with Glass' spinoff from the secretive Google X lab where it was invented.Glass will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-15/google-glass-pulled-consum
As Explorer loses ground, Microsoft readies new web browser

...of this world," he said, referring to rival browsers from Google and Mozilla.Though exact estimates vary, market researchers...leader on desktop PCs, it lags far behind browsers made by Google, Mozilla and Apple for smartphones and tablets.Explorer isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-19/explorer-loses-ground-micr
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
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-