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European court says Google must respect ‘right to be forgotten’

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRUSSELS — Internet companies can be made to remove irrelevant or excessive personal information from search engine results, Europe’s top court ruled on Tuesday in a case pitting privacy campaigners against Google.

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Microsoft offers Office for iPad

March 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

Microsoft’s long-rumored, much-anticipated software suite Office for iPad is finally here — but is it right for you? Individual iPad users and companies that have deployed Apple’s tablet must now weigh whether to invest in the productivity prog…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

What Google’s autocomplete says about your state

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Todd Epp

Northern Plains News

South Dakota and Iowa want nothing.

At least as far as Google Search’s autocomplete is concerned.

The online tech site Mashable recently conducted an experiment, typing in a state name and seeing what Go…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

What Google’s autocomplete says about your state

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Todd Epp

Northern Plains News

South Dakota and Iowa want nothing.

At least as far as Google Search’s autocomplete is concerned.

The online tech site Mashable recently conducted an experiment, typing in a state name and seeing what Go…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

ND getting $102,000 in settlement with Google

March 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota is getting about $102,000 in a multistate settlement with Google. Google Is paying a $7 million fine to settle an investigation into a snoopy software program. Continue Reading

Foreign policy expert: Revolutions will happen faster and be easier to start, but will be harder to stop

November 9, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Jared Cohen, former adviser to Secretaries of State Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Rodham Clinton, said the old model for revolutionaries such as Lech Walesa, Nelson Mandela and Charles De Gaulle was to first become a leader, then a public figure.
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Google maps Sandy flooding, power outages

October 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Google has used its wealth of data to compile an interactive crisis map for massive storm Sandy, giving users up-to-date information about storm surges, power outages, shelters and evacuation routes. Continue Reading

Google cameras map popular Grand Canyon trails

October 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The search giant now has brought its all-seeing eyes mounted for the first time on a backpack down into the Grand Canyon, showcasing the attraction’s most popular hiking trails on the South Rim and other walkways. Continue Reading

Google offers new high-res, 3D-like view of Grand Forks area

September 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Downtown never looked so handsome in Google Maps’ new 45-degree view that allows users to see sides of buildings and rotate around them. Continue Reading

Google Street View allows a ‘virtual visit’ to national parks

July 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Imagine being the only driver on a two-lane asphalt highway as the stark desolation of Death Valley National park passes on each side and the crystal blue sky stretches up from the horizon. Continue Reading