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Why Google Is a Sound Long-Run Bet

Google's below-expectations earnings saw its stock pummelled. But there are many positive factors -- from Chrome and Android to its smart acquisitions -- that will help Google remain dominant in the future.

@yahoo joins with @twitter

No time for tweets? Yahoo hopes to solve that dilemma by integrating Twitter into its websites in an effort to boost the appeal of its online...

Group Files Federal Complaint Over Google's Social Network

A digital privacy group has filed a complaint with the feds over Google's new "Buzz" social networking product, saying the search giant's use of private email contacts to build a public online community violated federal consumer protection laws. Google said it has already made changes and has more in the works.

Google's Bad Buzz: New Social Product Mocked

Web giant Google unveiled a new social-networking product called Google Buzz but initial reactions to this souped-up version of its Gmail service were not positive. Some wonder whether Google's new offering may be too little, too late to stem the explosive growth of Facebook and Twitter.