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Google lobbyists march on states

Google is a Washington powerhouse that shapes federal law, rewards congressional allies and boasts a new 54,000-square-foot office, just down the road from the U.S. Capitol. But the Internet giant quietly has planted its political roots in places far beyond the Beltway — in state legislatures and …

How Damian Mehers Amped Up Evernote's Smartwatch Game

The smartwatch age looms on the horizon. While a few wrist-worn wearables have already found some success in the market, it’s the long-awaited efforts by Google and Apple that have captured the imagination. Android Wear will be at Google’s I/O conference and, according to the latest reports, Apple …

Google I/O to showcase new smartwatches

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What to Expect at Google I/O 2014

Android, wearables, and more.<p>This week San Francisco will be home to Google I/O, an annual developers conference where the company discusses the …

What To Expect At Google I/O 2014: Android Wear, Android Everywhere

Google is about ready to set its yearly agenda. Its I/O conference, which starts Wednesday, is Google’s main opportunity to showcase what it’s been working on across its sprawling techno-empire.<p>We don’t know if Google will continue to throw everything but the kitchen sink into its keynote address …

Rumor report: What to expect from iPhone 6

With just months before the expected release of the iPhone 6, rumors continue to roll in about Apple’s next-generation smartphone. Will it have a thinner bezel? A bigger screen? A glowing logo on back? In today’s video, we catch up with all the latest speculation regarding the iPhone 6.<p>Subscribe to …

Nest launches its answer to Apple’s HomeKit with a developer program

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: George Frey/Getty Images<p>Hot on the heels of its $555 million acquisition of Dropcam, Nest is announcing plans to work …

Goldman Sachs says buy GM stock

Is it time to forget the recalls, lawsuits and fines and take another look at General Motors? One influential Wall Street bank thinks so.<p>Goldman Sachs (GS) listed GM (GM) among 15 stocks it says "offer better growth, value, and yield" than other comparable companies. It was the first time Goldman …

Auto dealers launch charm offensive against Tesla's direct sales

The battle between Tesla Motors, which sells its electric cars directly to buyers over the Internet, and the nation’s auto dealers–who want to make that practice illegal–is now in its fifth year.<p>And for the very first time, the dealers’ national trade organization has embarked on a charm offensive …

Stocks slip below records; FMC falls

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell for the first time in seven days, ending a run that had pushed the indexes to all-time highs, as investors assessed …

U.S. top court adds limit to securities class actions | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday made it harder for investors to band together to pursue securities fraud lawsuits against publicly traded companies, but stopped short of issuing a decision that could have effectively ended such litigation.<p>A woman walks to the Supreme Court …

​Google wants to sell you your next domain name

Right now, it's possible to buy a domain name using Google services. You can start the process on Google's own pages, process the transaction through Google Wallet and manage that domain through Google Apps -- but you didn't actually <i>buy</i> that domain from Google. That's about to change. Today the …

Bloomberg: Two iPhone 6 models will go into mass production in July, will go on sale at the same time

Last night we noted a report from a Taiwanese news outlet which claimed in part that Apple would be putting the next-generation iPhone into production in July. Now, Bloomberg has confirmed that the company will indeed be starting production on two different models of the upcoming smartphone next …