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Google Builds On Street Art Project, Ensuring Scrubbed LA Murals Live On

Nearly a year after the owner of a Venice building was sued for allegedly violating federal law by destroying the Brooks Avenue mural that served as the backdrop for a 1969 photo of The Doors, artists have secured a small victory, ensuring their work won’t be so easily erased.

03/17/2015

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Google, Fidelity Fuel Elon Musk’s SpaceX With $1B Investment

SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion.

01/20/2015

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Google To Stop Consumer Sales Of Glass For Redesign

Google will stop selling its Internet-connected eyewear to consumers until the company can develop a more polished and affordable version that’s less likely to be viewed as a freakish device.

01/15/2015

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Who Really Benefits From Job Perks?

While there are some companies where the perks cap out at free coffee there are other places where workers are showered with luxuries: on-site massages, getaways, food stipends – the works.

01/05/2015

Arab-Israeli Muslim men protest in front of the US embassy in the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv on September 13, 2012 against a film mocking Islam. Several nations across the Muslim world staged protests against the amateur American-made Internet video called "Innocence of Muslims." (credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

Google Attorney Argues Against Actress’ Copyright Claim In Anti-Muslim Film

A low-budget anti-Muslim film that sparked violence in the Middle East and death threats to the actors involved was compared with the likes of “Titanic” and “The Lord of the Rings” in a federal appeals court Monday.

12/16/2014

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Appeals Court Reconsiders Anti-Muslim Film Removed From YouTube

A federal appeals court will reconsider a decision to order YouTube to take down an anti-Muslim film clip that sparked violence in the Middle East and death threats to the actors from those who considered it blasphemous to the Prophet Muhammad.

12/15/2014

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Google Looks To Expand LA Operations With Playa Vista Move

The world’s most famous search engine company is expanding its presence in the Southland.

12/03/2014

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Google Working On Pill That Searches For Illnesses

Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.

10/28/2014

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Calif. State Parks Hope To Lure Hikers With Google Trail Mapping Effort

Hikers on some of Southern California’s most popular trails could soon see those ubiquitous Google Street View cameras.

10/13/2014

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Toyota Not Expecting Driverless Cars Soon

Your car will soon do more to help avoid a crash. But as for leaving the driving to the vehicle while you relax, don’t get your hopes up. That’s the message from Toyota.

09/08/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?

Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.

06/23/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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Consumer Watchdog Urges DMV To Require Test Drivers In Google Cars

A Westside consumer advocacy group wants the DMV to hit the brakes on putting driverless cars on California roads.

06/16/2014

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Where To Find Cheap Rental Cars

To save on your next rental, be prepared to scout around and travel a bit farther. Here are the best places to check as you select your rental agency.

06/16/2014

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Google Building Car With No Steering Wheel

Google will build a car without a steering wheel with hopes of having 100 prototypes on public roads in a year.

05/28/2014

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