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Google Fiber expansion – Business Insider

Google considers customers as well as the existing infrastructure when it decides on a new Google Fiber city. Google announced recently it will consider expanding its superfast fiber networks, also known as Google Fiber, to three more US cities. Oklahoma’s Oklahoma City, as well as Florida’s Jacksonville and Tampa areas, will all …

Google and the Right to Be Forgotten

In Europe, the right to be forgotten trumps the Internet. On October 31, 2006, an eighteen-year-old woman named Nikki Catsouras slammed her father’s sports car into the side of a concrete toll booth in Orange County, California. Catsouras was decapitated in the accident. The California Highway Patrol, following standard protocol, …

Google’s new shared endorsements: How to opt out.

On Nov. 11, Google will begin to plug users’ names, photos and reviews posted to sites like YouTube and Google Play, into online advertisements. Under Google’s new terms of service, the company has granted itself the right to republish these so-called “shared endorsements” as marketing fodder. That is, unless you …