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Google shares rise after online ad sales drive revenue higher

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WASHINGTON – Google Inc reported higher quarterly revenue and profit as rising online ad volume offset a hit from the strong dollar, sending the Internet company’s shares higher in after-hours trading. Shares of the world’s No. 1 Internet search engine rose after the results were released, climbing 3.5 percent on Thursday to $577. While revenue and profit missed the forecasts ...

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Google launches its own mobile network for Nexus 6 owners

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NEW YORK: Google said it was launching its own US mobile wireless service, with considerable potential savings for customers using their devices at home and for international travel. The service called Project Fi is only available by invitation for now, and only for the Google Nexus 6 smartphone. The service will use Wi-Fi hotspots along with the US mobile networks ...

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Earth Day 2015 Activities

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Recycling and reusing aren’t just for hippies and environmentalists. The message of Earth Day 2015 is that good stewardship is an agenda we can all get behind. Small changes can make a difference at a time when our planet needs a hand. Humans haven’t always taken good care of Mother Nature. In the past 50 years, we’ve consumed more natural ...

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A major change is coming to Google search

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones in a shift that’s expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information. The revised formula, scheduled to be released Tuesday, will favor websites that Google defines as “mobile-friendly.” Websites that don’t fit the description will be demoted ...

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Chromebit dongle turns TV into a Chrome PC

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Chromebit – Google has announced new Chrome-powered computers, which are set to target budget-conscious consumers and schools. The range includes a new type of device called the Chromebit, which looks like an oversized memory stick, and turns monitors and TVs into computers when plugged into their HDMI ports. The tech firm also revealed the cheapest Chromebook laptops to date, costing ...

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