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Software Engineers In High Demand In Seattle

As the home of Microsoft, Amazon.com, Google and now Facebook, Seattle is a mecca for software engineers seeking employment.

08/05/2013

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Starbucks To Partner With Google To Upgrade Wi-Fi

Starbucks says it’s reached a deal to partner with Google that will allow it to offer its customers dramatically faster Wi-Fi service.

07/31/2013

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Microsoft Office Comes To Android, But Not Tablets

Microsoft is bringing a pared-down version of its Office software to Android phones, but it won’t work on Android tablets just as it doesn’t on iPads.

07/31/2013

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YouTube Launches Pay Channels With Campy Flicks

Roger Corman’s campy B movies, children’s shows like “Sesame Street” and “Inspector Gadget,” and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the offerings on 30 channels that will soon require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube.

05/09/2013

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David Bowie Video Temporarily Banned From YouTube

David Bowie’s controversial new video was yanked from YouTube for a couple hours Wednesday, before the site apologized and returned the video to the site. YouTube did not offer specifics about why it pulled the […]

CBS Seattle–05/08/2013

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Google Buys Startup That Summarizes Online Content

Google has bought Wavii, a Seattle startup behind an application that condenses online content for time-pressed Web surfers.

04/26/2013

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AP Source: Google To Pay $7M To Settle Wi-Fi Case

Google will pay a $7 million penalty to settle a multistate investigation into the Internet search leader’s collection of emails, passwords and other sensitive information sent over wireless networks several years ago in neighborhoods scattered around the world.

03/08/2013

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Google’s Stock Price Breaks $800 For 1st Time

Google’s stock price topped $800 for the first time Tuesday amid renewed confidence in the company’s ability to reap steadily higher profits from its dominance of Internet search and prominence in the increasingly important mobile device market.

02/19/2013

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Microsoft’s Outlook Takes Aim At Google’s Gmail With $30M Campaign

Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet’s best email service that it’s about spend at least $30 million to send its message across the U.S.

02/18/2013

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is set to sell 3.2 million shares of Google stock as it sits at record highs. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Google Chairman To Sell 3.2 Million Shares As Stock Sits At Record Highs

With Google’s stock hovering at record highs, Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt plans to sell more than 40 percent of his stock in the Internet search leader this year.

CBS Seattle–02/08/2013

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