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Regulators looking into Google's Waze acquisition 
By Alexei Oreskovic | Jun 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
FTC conducts preliminary inquiry.
 
Google nears $6.9m US settlement over wifi incident 
 
Geographical services save big dollars 
By Joshua Gliddon | Feb 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
GPS adds huge logistics benefit.
 
Cisco moves into virtual desktops 
By Brett Winterford | Feb 14, 2012 | Comment Now 
Reselling integrated bundles with VMware, Citrix software.
 
Wi-fi router owners get Google location opt-out 
 
Redmond justifies Flash-less Metro 
By Liam Tung | Sep 16, 2011 | Comment Now 
Business apps, Adobe Flash caged in desktop.
 
Google to restart Street View cars 
Jul 27, 2011 | Comment Now 
First image update since privacy scandal.
 
Microsoft pays street walkers to fill Bing  
By Liam Tung | Jul 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Taps army of tech-savvy iPhone users.
 
Ellison seeks bay view in tree stoush  
By Liam Tung | May 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Good fences does not include giant trees.
 
French fine Google $140k for wi-fi snoping 
By Dan Raywood | Mar 24, 2011 | Comment Now 
Street View gets ad-search giant in trouble, again.
 
France fines Google $140k in Street View data case 
 
QLD floods spur interest in better flood mapping 
By John Hilvert | Feb 10, 2011 | Comment Now 
Renewed calls for a national approach to spatial data.
 
Botnets to 'hide in plain view' in 2011 
By Jennifer Scott | Dec 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Botnets will hide within files rather than coming through nasty downloads.
 
US ends inquiry on Google's Street View data grab 
 
3% of Germans opt out of Street View 
By Nicole Kobie | Oct 22, 2010 | Comment Now 
But Google admits images of their homes may still be visible at launch.
 
Spain hits Google with Street View lawsuit 
By Dan Raywood | Aug 19, 2010 | Comment Now 
Data collection controversy continues.
 
MySpace changes privacy settings 
By Dan Raywood | Aug 19, 2010 | Comment Now 
Users can determine whether people under 18 years old can view their profiles.
 
Google cleared of UK privacy breach 
By Liam Tung | Jul 30, 2010 | Comment Now 
Harm threshold not breached.
 
US seeks Google Street View engineers over WiFi data scandal 
By Dan Raywood | Jul 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
Wants to know how snooping code was allowed through.
 
Google admits harvesting Wi-Fi data with Street View cars 
By Iain Thomson | May 16, 2010 | Comment Now 
Says data traffic collection was a simple mistake.
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