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Rights Groups Demand Google Stop Auto-Suggesting "Jew"

Mediators set to resolve dispute between Google and anti-racism groups who object to auto-complete feature suggesting "Jew." Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/24/2012, 2:51 PM

Google Donates NY Office Space to Israel's Technion Institute

Google is planning to provide office space to the new applied science program of Cornell University and Technion Institute of Technology.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/22/2012, 11:42 AM

Did Google Maps Block Judea and Samaria?

Arutz Sheva received complaints from residents of Judea and Samaria who can no longer receive driving directions on Google Maps.Elad Benari, 5/22/2012, 4:44 AM

Iran Rattles Saber at Google in Persian Gulf Dispute

Tehran will sue Google if it does not return the name 'Persian Gulf' to its maps; Google left the body unnamed.Gabe Kahn, 5/18/2012, 3:10 AM

Orthodox Jewish Student 'Doodles for Google'

Johanna Robinson, 11-year-old student at orthodox Jewish day school in Maryland, is finalist for Google’s annual “Doodle 4 Google” contest.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/10/2012, 1:47 PM

Google Faces Lawsuit Over 'Jewish' Search Suggestions

Anti-discrimination firms suing Google for "unsolicited and systematic associations between famous people and their Jewishness." Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/1/2012, 11:17 AM

Google Officially Launches Street View in Israel

Google officially launches "Street View", showing imagery from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2012, 12:15 AM

Google Street View in Israel Three Days Early

Google’s “Street View” service in Israel has been officially launched, three days before scheduled.Elad Benari, 4/20/2012, 5:42 AM

Did Google Catch You on 'Candid Camera' Street View?

If Google’s roof-topped “candid camera” caught you on film the past six months, you might be seen at Sunday’s launch of "Street View.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/17/2012, 1:31 PM

Google Set to Replace Government as Big Brother

Google's new so-called privacy policy may be the end of online privacy for hundreds of millions of users worldwide.Gabe Kahn., 1/25/2012, 2:27 PM

Websites Join Wikipedia Blackout Protest

A groundswell of solidarity protests are being spawned by Wikipedia's 24-hour blackout strike against US legislation on Internet freedom.Chana Ya'ar, 1/18/2012, 11:05 AM

US Gov't Probes New Google Search Service

The FTC is investigating whether Google is violating anti-trust laws by slanting preference to its new "search plus your world" service.Chana Ya'ar, 1/15/2012, 12:22 PM

Iran Accuses Google of Being a Spy Engine

Mahmoud-net: Google’s search engine is a spying tool, charges Iran. Its solution: a national Internet – controlled, of course. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/10/2012, 2:01 PM

Google Incubates in Israel, Attracts Arabs and Hareidi Jews

Google loves Israel. The Internet giant will host 20 potential start-ups in an “incubator” attractive to Arabs and hareidi religious Jews. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/16/2011, 9:47 AM

Google Israel Loses Precedent-Setting 'Reputation Theft' Case

An Israeli doctor has sued Google – and won – in a world-precedent setting case.David Lev, 9/28/2011, 1:15 AM

First Dead Sea Scrolls Online

Five of the most important Dead Sea scrolls are now available, thanks to a joint Google-Israel Museum project. Gabe Kahn., 9/26/2011, 10:09 PM

Google Goes Streetwise with 'Street View' in Israel

Google announced Monday in Jerusalem it will soon begin image collection in Israel for the Street View feature in its Google Maps software.Chana Ya'ar, 9/12/2011, 6:37 PM

Google Warns Iranian Users Their Accounts May Be Hacked

Iranian users of the Google email service are warned their accounts may be compromised, and advised to take action to protect their privacy.Chana Ya'ar, 9/11/2011, 8:45 AM

Google Street View Comes to Israel

The government has given permission for Google Street View to operate in Israel but is requiring automatic blurring to protect privacy. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/22/2011, 10:17 AM

Google to Buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5 Billion

Google announces it plans to buy Motorola Mobility, likely as part of its efforts to compete with Apple.Elad Benari, 8/15/2011, 7:15 PM

Iran Clamps Down on Google

The Islamic Republic has clamped down on the Internet's newest social network, Google+ .Chana Ya'ar, 8/11/2011, 8:50 AM

‘Explorer 6’ Soon Just a Memory

Ten years ago this month, Internet Explorer 6 was a breakthrough. Now, it may be relegated to the hi-tech museum. , 8/7/2011, 7:09 AM

Google Calling Goes International

Google goes deeper into the world of VoIP and allows users around the world to call phone lines around the world from their computer.Elad Benari, 8/4/2011, 5:15 AM

Israeli Application Brings Together Rivals Facebook and Google+

Barely a week after Google introduced its new Google+ service, an Israeli startup helps users view their Facebook streams on Google's product.David Lev, 7/13/2011, 3:12 AM

Argentina Jews Win Injunction Against Google

Argentina's Jewish umbrella organization, DAIA has won a court order preventing Google from sending surfers to anti-Semitic sites. , 5/18/2011, 12:51 PM

Israel Ponders 'Google Street View' Risks

Israel is considering the risks v. benefits of allowing Google to operate its Street View service in its city streets.Chana Ya'ar, 2/13/2011, 11:17 PM

Seeking Holocaust Documentation? Google It

Yad Vashem and Google announce a new partnership that will allow for the online preservation of Yad Vashem's rich archive.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 1/27/2011, 12:13 AM

Google Chooses Israel for YouTube Marketing Trial

Google has chosen Israel for a video advertising pilot program using the self-broadcast, video sharing YouTube site. Chana Ya'ar, 11/17/2010, 1:54 PM

Dead Sea Scrolls Go Public and Digital

Antiquities Authority and Google Israel cooperate on photographing and uploading 900 Dead Sea manuscripts.Gil Ronen, 10/19/2010, 7:12 PM

Google Acquires Israeli Company

Google acquires Israeli-based Quiksee, an interactive web video developer.Elad Benari, 9/15/2010, 3:30 AM

New Google Tool Reveals Worldwide Censorship Data

Internet users can now see how many times a government has asked Google to remove content. The US far outstrips Israel as a censor.Hana Levi Julian, 5/4/2010, 2:20 PM

Google Makes First-Ever Israeli Acquisition

Google's first Israel acquisition has already created useful tools for iGoogle and Apple's iPhone.Malkah Fleisher, 4/29/2010, 7:42 AM

Concern over Possible Google-NSA Cooperation

Internet Privacy Experts are alarmed by a possible relationship between Google and America's National Security Agency.Avi Yellin, 3/8/2010, 11:36 PM

100 Israeli Police Heading for Haiti

The United Nations asked Israel to help out, and the Jewish state will send 100 policemen to stop looting in Haiti.Hana Levi Julian and Gil Ronen, 1/20/2010, 7:44 PM

Pro-Iranian Cyber Attacks in China, Google Considers Pullout

A pro-Iranian regime Internet terror group hacks China's largest search engine. Google announced it also was attacked and may pull out.Hana Levi Julian, 1/13/2010, 3:18 PM

Google Defines Samaria as 'Palestinian Territory'

A resident of the Samarian community of Eli finds that the Google search engine believes Jews in Judea and Samaria live in Palestinian territory.Hana Levi Julian, 12/15/2009, 11:06 AM

Google Goes With Palestinian Authority

Leading search engine and internet domain Google has launched a new country-specific site. This time, it's not associated with an actual country.Malkah Fleisher, 8/17/2009, 3:12 PM