A Google Street View car came face-to-face with an armed policeman after stumbling on to a high-security Scottish nuclear site yesterday.
Google shares surged yesterday after co-founder Larry Page's first results since taking over as chief executive took Wall Street by storm.
Around 250,000 books will be put on line as part of a deal between the British Library and search engine Google.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton yesteday said that Google's allegations of Chinese hacking of its e-mail system were "very serious" and would be investigated by the FBI.
Analysts yesterday cut their price targets for internet search behemoth Google, a day after a surge in costs overshadowed the first set of results with co-founder Larry Page back at the helm.
Google's Street View is being taken indoors for the first time - into some of the world's most famous art galleries.
Google said co-founder Larry Page will take charge of day-to-day operations as chief executive from 4 April as current chief executive Eric Schmidt assumes the role of executive chairman.
SILICON Valley. Just the name itself conjures up images of hundreds of unimaginably intelligent, geeky young engineers from all over the world beavering away to create the next big thing; of giant microchips and futuristic gadgets; James Bond-esque sliding doors and rows of flat screens as far as the eye can see. But, winding through the Californian roads, the reality is underwhelming.
WHAT started out as a research project by two Stanford University students in US is now a multi-billion-dollar giant that dominates the internet.
THE European Commission is launching a formal investigation into whether Google has abused its dominant market position in online searches.
INTERNET search engine giant Google is to be investigated by the European Commission over claims of abusing its dominant market position.
Google will now display a telephone number for the Samaritans when words relating to suicide are entered into the internet search engine.
THE internet firm Google has been forced to black out details of former PM Gordon Brown's home from its controversial Street View mapping service.
THE UK's privacy watchdog said yesterday that it would not be "panicked into a knee-jerk response" over claims Google has been spying on people.
INTERNET giant Google was yesterday accused by MPs of deliberately spying on households for commercial gain.
Internet search engine Google has admitted copying household computer passwords and e-mails while creating its controversial Street View website, it has emerged.
FOR some it will be a step too far towards the "Big Brother" culture conceived by George Orwell in his iconic novel 1984.
GOOGLE'S chief executive has suggested people may be forced to change their names when they reach adulthood in order to escape youthful misdemeanours immortalised online.