Google

Here are the latest posts about Google on writerswrite.com:

  • Google Play Launches Bubble Zoom Technology for Digital Comics (2016-08-06): Google Play has launched a technology called Bubble Zoom for digital comics to zoom in on speech bubbles.

  • Google's AI Writes Poetry After Reading Thousands of Romance Novels (2016-05-19): Google's AI has written several poems after reading thousands of romance novels.

  • Google Reorganizes Under New Holding Company Called Alphabet (2015-08-10): Google has reorganized itself under a new holding company called Alphabet. Google will now be a company within Alphabet, inc.

  • Google to Ban Most Nude Imagery on Blogger (2015-02-24): Google has announced a change to its adult content policy for Blogger. Sexually explicit and graphic nudity is now banned on public Blogger blogs.

  • Google+ Now Lets Users Pin Posts (2014-12-04): Google+ has added the pinned posts capability to Google+ pages.

  • Google to Shut Down Orkut on September 30, 2014 (2014-07-01): Google has announced that it will close its Orkut social network. The site will close on September 30, 2014.

  • Google to Buy Skybox Imaging, a Provider of Satellite Imagery (2014-06-10): Google has announced plans to buy Skybox Imaging, a company that provides satellite images.

  • Google is Top Global Brand According to Millward Brown Report (2014-05-27): Google is ranked number one on the 2014 BrandZ Top 100 report from Millward Brown. Google was followed by Apple, IBM, Microsoft, McDonald's and Coca Cola.


  • Google Joins Facebook Owned Instagram (2014-05-19): Google has joined Instagram. The first entry shows the Rubki's cube game they posted today.

  • Google Partners With Lego to Launch Build With Chrome (2014-02-01): Google has partnered with Lego to launch Build With Chrome, an interactive feature that lets you build with virtual Lego bricks.

  • Google Shares Cross $1,000 Mark (2013-10-19): Google shares crossed the $1,000 this week. It closed on $1,011 on Friday and was up 13.8% on the day.

  • Google Reader Says Goodbye (2013-07-02): Google Reader officially ended its Google Reader service today. The service launched on October 7, 2005.

  • Motorola Gets New Logo with Rainbow Colors (2013-06-27): Motorola has a new logo indicating its takeover by Google. There are now multiple colors in the circle around the Motorola M.

  • Google Launches Chrome Pong Game Called Cube Slam (2013-06-19): Google has launched an entertaining version of Pong for Google Chrome called Cube Slam.

  • Google Acquires Frommer's Brand From Wiley (2012-08-15):

  • Charles Dickens' 200th Anniversary Celebrated in London (2012-02-07):

  • Google Adds Google+ Pages (2011-11-08):

  • Dead Sea Scrolls Are Being Digitized and Made Available Online (2011-09-29):

  • S&P Downgraded Google to Sell Because of Motorola Deal (2011-08-19):

  • Google Buys G.Co Domain (2011-07-18):

  • Idealab Founder Expects Google+ to Grow Rapidly (2011-07-11):

  • Apple, Google Top Millward Brown's 100 Most Valuable Global Brands Chart (2011-05-09):

  • Google Launches Think Quarterly Online Magazine (2011-03-31):

  • Google to Enter Ebooks Market (2010-12-01):

  • Google Named Word of Decade. Tweet Named Word of the Year (2010-01-11):

  • Authors' Groups Write Congress About Google Book Settlement (2010-01-07):

  • Judge Preliminarily Approves Revised Google Book Settlement (2009-11-19):

  • Google Book Settlement Hearing Postponed (2009-09-22):

  • Google Book Settlement Being Revised After Justice Department Says it Violates Federal Law (2009-09-21):

  • U.S. Register of Copyrights Objects to Google Book Settlement (2009-09-16):