Apple & Google Brands Worth Over $100 Billion Each

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According to a report from brand consultancy Intebrand, the Apple & Google brands are worth over $100 billion each. Jez Frampton, Interbrand’s Global Chief Executive Officer, commented on the findings: “Apple and Google’s meteoric rise to more than USD $100 billion is truly a testament to the power of brand building. These leading brands have … Read more Apple & Google Brands Worth Over $100 Billion Each

LinkedIn Reveals Most Popular Employers in UK

LinkedIn has revealed the top 20 most in-demand employers among its 13 million UK-based members. The social network for business, LinkedIn is heavily geared towards the job and career markets. The latest statistics display the way in which LinkedIn’s user demographic is focused around the professional classes. The company has already been marked out for … Read more LinkedIn Reveals Most Popular Employers in UK

Google Hosts Foreign Ministers For Meetings on Internet Freedom at The Hague

Google, one of the world’s largest internet-based businesses, has rounded up Western leaders for meetings on internet freedom at The Hague in The Netherlands. Telecom operators, bloggers and foreign ministers from United States, Canada, Estonia and Kenya were all present for the meetings on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th December 2011. Dutch Foreign Minister Uri … Read more Google Hosts Foreign Ministers For Meetings on Internet Freedom at The Hague

Western Union Extends Payment Partnership with Google AdSense

AdSense publishers in Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Mexico and Argentina will now be able to receive their advertising revenue from Google via Western Union transfer thanks to a new deal between the companies. The payment option solves a banking problem for Google which aims to operate globally in an area which is traditionally fraught with bureaucracy … Read more Western Union Extends Payment Partnership with Google AdSense

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) May Purchase Deals Website Groupon

News is circulating today that Google is on the verge of purchasing daily deals website, Groupon, in a deal believed to be worth IRO $5-$6 Billion. Rumours abound that Yahoo Inc. had been in the market for the local deals site with a bid of their own worth between $2 billion and $3 billion. The … Read more Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) May Purchase Deals Website Groupon

Pakistan: YouTube & Parts of Wikipedia Now Blocked

After yesterday’s decision to block the entire Facebook website in Pakistan, which came in the Lahore High Court following the social network featuring images of the prophet Muhammad, reports are circulating that users in Pakistan are unable to access YouTube and parts of the Wikipedia website. Some reports suggested on the morning of 20th May … Read more Pakistan: YouTube & Parts of Wikipedia Now Blocked