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Google is inviting K-12 students around the United States for the 6th annual U.S. Doodle 4 Google competition. The winning artist will win a $30k college scholarship, and $50k technology grant for school. Also, Google pledges $2.65M to the Energy Foundation to support policy reforms for more intelligent energy use. And, the Ad Blitz Pre-Game, a YouTube channel curated playoff coverage and predictions for the Big Game launches.

Google Patent Search until now let people discover, search, and read the United States patents online. Now, starting this week, bringing patents submitted to the European Patent Office to its online repository.Patent pages now feature a "Find Prior Art" button that instantly pulls together information relevant to the patent application. With a single click, it […]

Today, Google launches a new experimental blog "Google Ventures", to help users get to know the people and companies at Google Ventures a little better. "We'll share how we think about things and why, if you're an entrepreneur, you might want to talk to Joe, Rich, Kevin and the rest of the team," Bill Maris, […]

As businesses around the world are now embracing social media to share information and forge stronger relationships with their fans and customers. A social presence can complement all marketing campaigns--search, display, video, mobile, offline ads and more.To make its presence stronger on the social networkng, Google today acquired "Wildfire," a platform for brands to manage […]

Twitter quietly rolled out a new feature -- announced through a official tweet, the microblogging social network company said that users can now click on stock (or "ticker") symbols in any tweet to view search results for those stocks and companies.Now you can click on ticker symbols like $GE on twitter.com to see search results […]

Bing has some new features to help you uncover the Summer Games 2012 -- to coincide with the opening ceremonies, first up, you will notice a new revamped Bing homepage -- now sporting "daily highlights, news, events, images and more" on what's happening during the London Games 2012. Also, Bing has compiled a list of […]

The Summer Games officially kick off today! to help users, Yahoo! Search today unveiled three new features to its "Direct Display" offering which is available on desktop, tablet, and smart phoneFirst up, "Profile Direct Displays" give you instant stats on all the athletes you want to know about. In addition to biographical data, you'll be […]

In its effort to have 3D coverage for metropolitan areas with a combined population of 300 million people around the world by the end of the year, Google Earth and Maps just published another extensive catalog of new 3D imagery. "This week we have exciting new updates to both our high resolution aerial and satellite […]