The public angst surrounding Google's Wi-Fi sniffing activities involves the revelation that the company allegedly accumulated hundreds of gigabytes of potentially personal information from Wi-Fi networks while taking photographs for its Street View project.
Google today closed its acquisition of AdMob, the mobile advertising network. Mountain View reportedly paid $750 million for AdMob.
Google can largely thank Apple for getting the feds to OK it acquisition of AdMob. The FTC today said it has closed its investigation into Google's proposed acquisition of the mobile ad network company
Google made more than one play to one-up Apple with yesterday's unveiling of Android 2.2 (a.k.a. Froyo).
So every developer that attended the Google I/O conference got not only an HTC Evo 4G, but they also got the brand new Android OS, Android 2.2.
Google learns hard lessons of online phone retail.
Google CEO Eric Schmidt seems more interested in keeping the peace with China than with Apple and other rivals in the rapidly growing smartphone market.
The latest version of Google's Android operating system is on its way, and rumors today put tethering in its list of features.
Verizon Wireless CEO Lowell McAdam on Tuesday told The Wall Street Journal that Verizon is working with Google on a tablet computer...
Sprint Nextel has had a change of heart and scrapped its plans to back Google's Nexus One mobile phone.
Google plans to feed its appetite for tantalizing new technologies by investing in more startups while it devours others by buying them outright.
Motorola posted an unexpected first-quarter profit because of shipments of smartphones using the Android operating system.
Google’s plan to offer photo mapping in Germany has come in for more criticism after regulators learned the company was also archiving the locations of household wireless networks.
Baidu posted first-quarter net profit of 481 million renminbi, or $70.4 million, up from 181 million renminbi a year ago.
Google is apparently over it when it comes to the Nexus One's reported spotty 3G connection.
Google gave a rosy outlook on its various forays into the mobile space during its first-quarter results despite low sales estimates...
Plink, a visual mobile search company, today announced that it has been bought by Google.
Eleven members of Congress are asking the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate complaints that Google inappropriately used private user information...
Google may have to find another name for its flagship Android device, the Nexus One.
Google's Nexus One is now available in a version that will run on AT&T's 3G network.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is expanding its investigation into Google's purchase of AdMob, reports Bloomberg.
Microsoft and Palm are losing market share to devices based on Google's Android operating system, according to January metrics compiled by comScore.
Wireless Ink Corp. is leveling patent infringement charges against both Google and Facebook.
Google's CEO says mobile smartphones are transforming the Internet, and defended his company's growing dominance...