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Google+ turned five and nobody noticed

Google launched its fourth attempt at a social network, Google+, on June 28, 2011 on an invite-only basis. The search giant’s answer to Facebook gained loads of traction early on, amassing more than 20 million users in just three weeks…

Google is testing a storage manager for Chrome OS

Google is testing a storage manager for Chrome OS that will help users determine which content is hogging their limited drive space. The feature will be especially useful now that the company is bringing Android apps and games to the…

Google Fiber to acquire gigabit Internet provider Webpass

Google is looking to speed up the rollout of its gigabit Internet service with the acquisition of Webpass, a 13-year-old ISP that offers what it calls “point-to-point wireless” service to businesses, apartment buildings and condos in five metropolitan areas --…

Tony Fadell steps down as Nest CEO

Nest CEO Tony Fadell announced on Friday that he was leaving the company he and Matt Rogers co-founded in 2010. The news comes roughly two and a half years after Google purchases the startup for $3.2 billion in cash.
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