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Google Search makeover ditches underlined links and downplays ads

Google Search just got a mobile-mirroring makeover.

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Google launches Docs plug-ins to better compete with Office

Google's Docs and Sheets apps now can tap into third-party plug-ins, or apps, to better match up to Microsoft Office in terms of features.

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Google launches referral program for Apps suite

The company will pay participants $15 per new user account.

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Class action suit filed against Google over children's in-app purchases

In-app purchases by minors led Google to pocket millions of dollars, according to a complaint.

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SXSW starts out with spotlight on security, as Google's Schmidt sounds off on NSA

The interactive portion of the South by Southwest conference is usually a launching pad for apps like Twitter and Foursquare, but security figures to be a popular topic this year, judging by the opening day remarks of Google's chairman.

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Google sharpens Gmail app for iOS

This new version adds background refresh capability.

Yahoo ditches Facebook and Google logins for its own ID

In Yahoo’s world, you’ve got to play by Yahoo’s rules. That means no more third-party logins.

Linux group could hasten 64-bit Android for ARM mobile devices

The Linaro consortium is making contributions to the development of the Chrome browser for 64-bit Android

US appeals court permits YouTube to display anti-Muslim video with changes

The Google unit was earlier ordered to take the video down, but it can be shown with changes, a judge rules.

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Google's latest search feature lets you know what's cooking

Type "Show me the menu for" in front of the name of a restaurant, and your Google search results will now let you know what's for dinner.

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