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This week in the RUMOR feed

This week in the RUMOR feed.. Apple buying Beats, At&t buying DirectTV, Youtube buying Twitch. Twitter buying Soundcloud and Gopro going public (IPO). Every now and then it’s helpful to keep our eyes and ears open so we are not shocked when the tides shift. There is an old saying I once heard from a friend(Tony) “Be ready so you don’t have to get ready”

 

Headline: Government reached a deal with tech companies

The Justice Department announced the deal Monday with Google Inc., Microsoft Corp., Yahoo Inc., Facebook Inc. and LinkedIn Corp. Other companies are expected to participate once it's approved by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court. Companies wanted to make the disclosures to alleviate public speculation about their cooperation with the government. The government opposed the companies' request, saying it could interfere with national security investigations.

Headline: Google Chrome hits Version 12

Google Chrome's has reached version 12, bringing us hardware acceleration for 3D CSS, better in-browser privacy for the built-in Adobe Flash Player, and safer downloads. Chrome 12 will automatically scan downloads to check for malicious files, warning users when they're found. Gears on the other hand has officially been removed. Which means no more offline Gmail access for Chrome users.

Tips: Get more out of Google searches

You probably use Google many times a day like me. Chances are, unless you are a technology geek, your probably still using Google in its simplest form. If your current Google searches are limited to typing a few words in, and changing your query until you find what you’re looking for. Here are some simple tips to help you take back control and get more out of your Google searches. .