On March 15, 2005, Google software engineer Chikai Ohazama published Google X on the company's blog. Ohazama wrote: "I hope all of you enjoy it - especially Mac users, who I'm sure will appreciate its lineage."
When Google X was launched, this little poem could be found at the bottom of the page: "Roses are red. Violets are blue. OS X rocks. Homage to you."
Although the project was pulled hours after it was launched, you can still see how it looked.
Google searches for right note in online music business - Reuters
— Reuters Google searches for right note in online music business Reuters The new version will incorporate technology acquired by Google with the purchase of Songza, a service known for its ability to recommend music, Jamie Rosenberg, Google's Vice President of Digital Content, said in an interview. The variety of approaches ... and more »
Julian Assange Fires Back At Eric Schmidt And Google's 'Digital Colonialism' - Huffington Post
— CBC.ca Julian Assange Fires Back At Eric Schmidt And Google's 'Digital Colonialism' Huffington Post In June 2011, Schmidt, then CEO of Google and working on what would become his book The New Digital Age, met Assange at a cottage in England for a conversation that lasted several hours. What Schmidt may not have expected is that Assange would go ... WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange tackles Google , dispels health rumours CBC.ca WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Rips Google Over Its 'Digital Colonialism' Daily Caller Julian Assange: I'm not unwell, but Google is sleeping with the NSA Inquirer NewsFactor Network - Washington Times all 47 news articles »
Google Launches Drive For Education With Unlimited Storage - TechCrunch (blog)
— VentureBeat Google Launches Drive For Education With Unlimited Storage TechCrunch (blog) Students whose school use Google Apps for Education will soon be able to store as many files in their Google Drive folders as they like. Earlier this year, Google launched Drive for Work, its premium $10/month version of Google Drive with unlimited ... Google unveils Drive for Education with free, unlimited storage and 'Classroom ... The Next Web Google gives students unlimited cloud storage Engadget Google announces Drive for Education: free, unlimited storage & more security ... VentureBeat 9 to 5 Google - EdSurge - Liliputing all 11 news articles »
We Now Know Nearly Everything About Google's Giant New Smartphone: The ... - Business Insider
— NDTV We Now Know Nearly Everything About Google's Giant New Smartphone: The ... Business Insider If you think the iPhone 6 Plus is big, wait until you see Google's next smartphone. For months, we've been hearing that Google and Motorola were teaming up to build a new phablet. Now, we're seeing multiple reports that this 5.9-inch phone will indeed ... Google Nexus 6 aka Nexus X Design and Specifications Tipped Again NDTV Motorola Moto X 2 vs Google Nexus 5 Comparison, Review: Price, Features ... BREATHEcast Google HTC Nexus 9 Tablet October 24 Launch Date Benefits Many International Business Times AU International Business Times, India Edition - Tech Times - International Business Times all 203 news articles »
Google is closing Orkut, its first social network, today - The Next Web
— Firstpost Google is closing Orkut, its first social network, today The Next Web We knew it was coming. Google is shutting down Orkut today, its first attempt at a social networking service. The decision was announced in June and users have had a few months to export their profile data, community posts and photos using Google ... Google shuts down Orkut today: Here's how to back up your photos ... Firstpost Goodbye, Orkut! Google's first social network shutting down today IBNLive Google shuts down Orkut after a 10-year run Times of India Zee News all 36 news articles »
How to use the Google Software Removal tool in Windows - CNET
— CNET How to use the Google Software Removal tool in Windows CNET Google recently published the Software Removal tool for Windows that will scan for software that is causing issues with the browser. Google explains the tool,. Think of this as a "factory reset" of Chrome. It restores Chrome's original settings and ... Get Google Chrome working again with this tool BetaNews all 4 news articles »
Canada Regulator Excludes Google, Netflix From TV Review - Bloomberg
— Hollywood Reporter Canada Regulator Excludes Google , Netflix From TV Review Bloomberg Canada's telecommunications regulator said it won't take comments from Netflix Inc. (NFLX) and Google Inc. (GOOGL) into consideration when it decides on new rules for TV after the companies refused to provide information on how Canadians watch their ... CRTC to strike Netflix, Google testimony from 'Let's Talk TV' record The Globe and Mail Canadian Regulator Backs Down in Fight With Netflix, Google Hollywood Reporter Canadian regulator demands Google , Netflix data RTE.ie Financial Post all 183 news articles »
Just how big is Google Scholar? Ummm … - Science AAAS
— Science AAAS Just how big is Google Scholar? Ummm … Science AAAS When it comes to searching for scientific literature, Google Scholar has become a go-to resource for a growing number of researchers. The powerful academic search engine seems to comb through every academic study in existence. But figuring out exactly ...
For Google shuttle drivers, it's a grueling ride - SFGate
— SFGate For Google shuttle drivers, it's a grueling ride SFGate For Brandon Barlow, life as a Google bus driver was one endless cycle of traffic and exhaust. He left home before dawn and arrived home late, after long hours spent shuttling Google employees back and forth on Highway 101. And Barlow wasn't paid for ... and more »
Google Execs Have Ideas on How to Run Your Business - MIT Technology Review
— MIT Technology Review Google Execs Have Ideas on How to Run Your Business MIT Technology Review Google is daring, creative, and by multiple accounts an enviable place to work—but is the way it's run a model for other companies to follow? After all, quintessentially Googley practices like giving people free time to pursue projects are easier to ... Decrypting Google : Don't be modest Business Insider The Google Formula for Success New York Times (blog) Why Google ditched the MBA playbook The Australian Financial Review The Guardian - ReadWrite all 42 news articles »
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