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Monday, Apr 14, 2014 at 2:51 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Buys Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

Google Buys Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

Google buys Titan Aerospace, a startup that creates high-altitude drones, reportedly to collect images of remote areas. Read »

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 3:01 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Seeks Pokemon Master

Google Seeks Pokemon Master

It's almost April Fool's Day, and Google would like you to be a Pokemon Master. Read »

Monday, Nov 11, 2013 at 9:21 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Doesn't Map the Poor

Google Doesn't Map the Poor

Google Maps discriminates against the poor by not mapping their communities, according to a new report. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 10:19 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Maps Will Know All About You

Google Maps Will Know All About You

Two Google Maps designers told conference goers that Google is looking to customize maps for individuals by learning as much as possible about them. Read »

Friday, Aug 23, 2013 at 9:08 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Battles for Maps With Embark

Apple Battles for Maps With Embark

Apple acquires Embark, a startup that creates apps to navigate public transit. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 12:46 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Maps Integrates Waze

Google Maps Integrates Waze

Google began integrating its social-mapping acquisition Waze into Google Maps. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Results Only 13% of Google Search Display

Results Only 13% of Google Search Display

Google Search seems to be giving precious real estate to ads and Google products rather than organic search results, according to a report. Read »

Thursday, Jun 27, 2013 at 1:19 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Maps Does Away With Clouds

Google Maps Does Away With Clouds

Google removes clouds from satellite images for clearer pictures of the planet's landscape. Read »

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 2:12 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Takes You to the Galapagos Islands

Google Takes You to the Galapagos Islands

Google is taking photos of the remote Galapagos Islands to share the images on Google Maps later this year. Read »

Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 at 8:29 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Hires Fired Apple Maps Exec

Facebook Hires Fired Apple Maps Exec

Facebook hires Richard Williamson, the manager who led the creation of Apple's failed Apple Maps, reports say. Read »

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Scott McGrew The host of Press:Here, Scott has 20 years experience as a television reporter, 10 of them covering technology. His work has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the BBC. He has been nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, but he’s quick to point out he’s never won any. He has been dabbling in computers since his first Apple II.
Barbara E. Hernandez Barbara is an award-winning business journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and PCWorld.com. In her spare time, she lends money to entrepreneurs in developing nations, ponders the tech world and spends way too much time on Facebook. Follow her on Twitter @bhern.
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