Google board member quits over Apple links
The US Federal Trade Commission's probe into links between the boards of Apple and Google have already led to Google CEO Eric Schmidt quitting his role as an Apple board member.
October 13, 2009
Google Sidewiki offers universal commenting system for websites
Another one for the "Cool Google technologies that will annoy publishers" file. Sidewiki is a new service debuted yesterday by Google - a sidebar for web browsers that lets users post and read comments about web pages.
September 24, 2009
YouTube UK reaches licensing deal with PRS for Music
Premium music videos are coming back to YouTube's UK website, after a licensing deal was finally struck between Google and PRS for Music.
September 2, 2009
Qtrax promises October 29th launch in Asia
Qtrax boss Allan Klepfisz has been blogging again, and in between laying into recent coverage by an unnamed journalist (presumably CNET's Greg Sandoval), he talks launch specifics.
August 19, 2009
How Google (and JK Wedding vid) sent Chris Brown up the charts
It's not been a good few months for Chris Brown, what with that domestic abuse case involving former partner Rihanna. However, he's still riding high in the digital music charts this week.
July 31, 2009
Google Wave to roll out in late September
We've said it before: if you're a music marketer, you should probably be looking into Google Wave right now.
July 22, 2009
Google hits back at YouTube myths
Google has taken the unusual step of publishing a blog post hitting back at what it says are "the top five myths about YouTube", including accusations that it's just about UGC videos, and that the quality is poor-quality...
July 21, 2009
Google says mobile browser apps will dominate in coming years
There's a lot of buzz around downloadable mobile applications at the moment, fuelled by the success of Apple's App Store.
July 20, 2009
Google turning Chrome into OS for netbooks
Google has announced that it's using its Chrome web browser as the basis for a new operating system for netbooks - cheap, lightweight laptops used mainly for surfing the web and communications.
July 8, 2009
Bing takes market share from Google; adds tweets
It's been a successful start for Microsoft's new Bing search engine - web metrics firm StatCounter claims Microsoft's share of the search market rose by 0.5 percentage points in June to 8.23%, while Google's fell 0.59 percentage...
July 2, 2009
YouTube co-founder leaves (but remains at Google)
Steve Chen has announced that he's leaving YouTube, which he co-founded and was chief technology officer of until last year.
July 1, 2009