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2011-05-05 10:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firespotter Labs today announced its launch with $3 million in Series A funding from Google Ventures. The new accelerator generates ideas, builds products and launches the most promising ones as independent companies. Firespotter aims to accelerate the delivery of multiple products and use the core technologies and business insights gleaned from one product to build the next. The company is founded by former Google Ventures Entrepreneur...

2009-03-12 10:15:00

Google announced on Thursday its new Google Voice service, which mixes traditional phone features with email capabilities that could provide a strong challenge to Skype and similar online phone services, Reuters reported. Google Voice allows users to store transcripts of voicemail phone messages in their email inbox which they can search for specific information within a phone message. Google Voice is essentially the re-branded technology of GrandCentral Communications, a company that Google...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.