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Sunday, Aug 24, 2014 at 8:28 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Has 3 of Top 5 Mobile Apps

Google Has 3 of Top 5 Mobile Apps

Although Facebook is the top mobile app, Google owns three of the top five mobile apps in the country. Read »

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 10:59 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Feds Could Regulate Google, Apple Maps

Feds Could Regulate Google, Apple Maps

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration could now regulate all navigational apps, according to the new Grow America Act. Read »

Monday, Jun 9, 2014 at 5:28 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Maps Still Not Improved

Apple Maps Still Not Improved

Despite all the announcements and new APIs, Apple Maps seemed to be one app that wasn't improved much in iOS8. Read »

Friday, May 23, 2014 at 5:03 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google in Talks to Buy Satellite-Imaging Skybox for $1B

Google in Talks to Buy Satellite-Imaging Skybox for $1B

Google is in negotiations to buy Skybox Imaging, which creates high-resolution satellites imaging, for $1 billion. Read »

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:37 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Maps Adds Uber Integration

Google Maps Adds Uber Integration

The new update for Google Maps gives users options to use Uber to order a ride to a destination. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 2:34 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Lets You Time Travel -- to 2007

Google Lets You Time Travel -- to 2007

Google Maps lets users jaunt through locales in 2007 or today. Read »

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 »

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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.