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16 min ago | Salisbury Journal

Right to be forgotten 'unworkable'

The European Court of Justice's demand for internet search engines to respect individuals' "right to be forgotten" is unworkable and unreasonable and should be written out of future EU law, a House of Lords committee has said.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Internet, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology

1 hr ago | Live Science

Google Searches Could Predict the Next Financial Crisis

Predicting the rises and falls of the stock market may have become a whole lot easier: A new study suggests that publicly available data from Google Trends, a tool that tracks terms people plug into the search engine, can be used to forecast changes in stock prices.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Boston University, Inventions, Science / Technology, Best of 2007, Financial Markets

5 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

Microsoft, IBM make cloud gains against Amazon

Microsoft and IBM are gaining momentum in the cloud infrastructure services market, putting pressure on Amazon and outpacing rival Google, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology

9 hrs ago | Hillingdon Times

Mosley legal bid over Google images

Max Mosley is seeking to stop Google from gathering and publishing images first featured in the now-defunct News of the World Max Mosley is to sue internet giant Google for continuing to publish images of the former F1 boss at a sex party.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology

10 hrs ago | ITworld

Rhapsody reaches 2M subscribers, bets on new unRadio service

Rhapsody International, which operates the Rhapsody and Napster music services, said Tuesday it plans to expand in France and Latin America as a result of deals with mobile operators SRF and Telefonica.


Related Topix: Startups, Napster, Online Music, Emerging Technology

14 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Internet search engines as both an aid and a danger for people at risk of suicide

If someone is thinking about suicide, the Internet often serves as a source of information.


Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Health

15 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Mothers 'turn to Google before GP'

Mothers are more likely to turn to "Dr Google" than their family doctor to seek advice if their child is poorly, a poll suggests.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Medicine

17 hrs ago |

Internet marketing and the need for localized SEO

SEO's aim has traditionally been to cultivate a global Internet audience anytime, anywhere.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engine Optimization, Internet, Science / Technology, Marketing, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

23andMe teams up with scientists to make discovery about Parkinson's

In a paper published this week in the scientific journal Nature Genetics, the company was one of more than 50 institutions worldwide that described new genetic risks for Parkinson's disease.


Related Topix: Startups, 23andMe, Genetics, Medicine, ITA Software, Google, Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology


Google's next frontier: What it means to be healthy

That's a question researchers at Google X, along with scientists at Duke University and Stanford University, are looking to answer.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Duke University, Stanford University, Chemistry, Science


Attackers install DDoS bots on Amazon cloud, exploiting Elasticsearch weakness

Attackers are exploiting a vulnerability in distributed search engine software Elasticsearch to install DDoS malware on Amazon and possibly other cloud servers.


Related Topix: Amazon, Internet, Science / Technology, Spyware, Programming Languages, Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology


Google Smart Lenses May Treat and Detect Illness

Novartis and Google have partnered to develop a contact lens with the potential for a wide array of medical and lifestyle uses.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Biotech, Novartis, Medicine, Diabetes, Health

Wall Street Journal

Let Patients Decide How Much Risk They'll Take

Earlier this month, at a private conference for the CEOs of his portfolio companies, venture capitalist Vinod Khosla interviewed Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, asking them if the company might jump into health care.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Sergey Brin, Larry Page

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Chinese portal Sohu reports $45 million loss

Sohu said Monday the loss for the three months ended June 30 compared with a $69 million loss in the previous quarter and an operating profit of $64 million in the same period of 2013.


Related Topix:, Computers, Media

The Age

Under Spain's 'Google fee' law, news aggregators must pay publishers

Spain was where the "right to be forgotten" began, with the European Commission recently ruling that individuals can demand Google remove unfavourable links about them from search results.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Blog News

Medical News

Neuroscientists analyze imaging data using new technologies

In an age of "big data," a single computer cannot always find the solution a user wants.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Health

Silicon Alley Insider

China's Baidu Is Working On A Self-Driving Car Concept That Sounds Less Terrifying Than Google's

When Google first revealed the prototype for its self-driving car , some people were freaked out by the idea of a vehicle with no steering wheel or breaks.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Baidu


Google uses transfer pricing to avoid paying European taxes

One of the most commonly-heard complaints about Amazon, at least in Europe, is that it sells e-books from a division based in Luxembourg so that it can charge a much lower VAT rate on its e-books than UK law allows.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology

Google pushes out a major local search algorithm update

This new algorithm being dubbed Pigeon in the SEO community, isn't being pushed out to all world-wide searches, but it's coming to the local search results near you.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engine Optimization, Science / Technology, Internet

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Tech Week: Industry Diversity, Digital Afterlives, Net Neutrality

What happened in technology this week, you ask? Here's a roundup of the tech stories reported by NPR and others since you last checked in.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Startups, Facebook


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