Aug 102012

SAN FRANCISCO — Google is creating an information bridge between its influential Internet search engine and its widely used Gmail service in its latest attempt to deliver more personal responses more quickly. The experimental feature unveiled Wednesday will enable Google’s search engine to mine the correspondence stored within a user’s Gmail account for any data […]

Nov 192011

The joint venture’s initial owners include: Advance Digital, part of Advance Publications Inc., whose newspapers include The Plain Dealer in Cleveland; A.H. Belo Corp., owner of The Dallas Morning News; Cox Media Group, owner of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and more than 100 radio and TV stations; and Gannett Co.; owner of USA Today and more […]

Oct 212011

M.C. Hammer on his iPhone during a town hall meeting with President Obama this year. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais – AP) M.C. Hammer is in the process of launching a search engine. This sounds like a joke. It is not. At the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, the rapper, businessman and ordained minister announced Wednesday […]