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Stories by Sharon Gaudin

Google proposes sci-fi design for movable new headquarters

By Sharon Gaudin | 28 February, 2015 07:38

Google on Friday released the plans for what the company hopes will be its new headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

Google exec fuels talk that Google+ may be split up

By Sharon Gaudin | 28 February, 2015 07:26

Google has kicked up speculation about the future of its social network Google+.

Google tests business Hangouts in search results

By Sharon Gaudin | 28 February, 2015 04:40

Using Hangouts, Google is testing a search feature that enables users to conduct live chats with businesses directly from their search results.

UK researchers are building robotic pants

By Sharon Gaudin | 27 February, 2015 07:24

Researchers have been working on developing robotic prosthetics and exoskeletons to help people with disabilities. Now, scientists at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom are working on creating robotic pants.

Google pushes Android devices into the enterprise

By Sharon Gaudin | 26 February, 2015 08:10

Google is working to push more Android-based devices into the enterprise.

Google designing new Mountain View headquarters

By Sharon Gaudin | 26 February, 2015 07:18

Google will submit plans this week to build a new headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

Google wants to manage your work email with Inbox

By Sharon Gaudin | 24 February, 2015 05:53

Google's Inbox by Gmail, launched fine months agowas designed to help users manage -- instead of be inundated by -- their email.

Google offers carousel of mobile search results

By Sharon Gaudin | 21 February, 2015 08:42

Users doing a Google search on their smartphones will now get a different view of their search results.

Zuckerberg talks connectivity, another billion users and working with Google

By Sharon Gaudin | 20 February, 2015 08:18

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he's OK with losing money on, that the company could pick up another 1 billion users by 2020 and he would consider working with Google to extend Internet connectivity around the world.

Facebook virtual reality apps could be 'revolutionary'

By Sharon Gaudin | 19 February, 2015 08:14

If the reports that Facebook is developing virtual reality software are accurate, the technology could revolutionise the way people work and play online.

How to prepare for your digital afterlife

By Sharon Gaudin | 14 February, 2015 06:48

You post about your kids and pets. You tweet about your travels and work. You upload videos of your dog playing in the latest snowpocalypse.

Google sets date and registration for I/O conference

By Sharon Gaudin | 11 February, 2015 08:51

Google has set a date for its annual developers conference, Google I/O.

Ford drives scheduling with artificial intelligence

By Sharon Gaudin | 04 February, 2015 22:08

At Ford Motor Co., managers were struggling to work out a schedule for the growing number of people in a three-year program for new hires fresh out of college.

Amazon hits 5-year high in Cloud market

By Sharon Gaudin | 03 February, 2015 08:13

Despite Microsoft's strong growth in the Cloud market, Amazon reached a five-year high in its share of the cloud infrastructure service market.

Google Earth Pro, once $399, is now free

By Sharon Gaudin | 03 February, 2015 05:20

Google Earth Pro, which had a price tag of US$399, is now available for free.