Google http://www.kunc.org en Google Is Becoming A Car Manufacturer http://www.kunc.org/post/google-becoming-car-manufacturer Google is taking a detour into the world of automobiles, by <a href="http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2014/05/just-press-go-designing-self-driving.html">becoming a carmaker</a>.<p>But not just any car: a car that drives itself. Wed, 28 May 2014 11:16:00 +0000 57080 at http://www.kunc.org Google Is Becoming A Car Manufacturer The Price War Over The Cloud Has High Stakes For The Internet http://www.kunc.org/post/price-war-over-cloud-has-high-stakes-internet This week, our tech reporting team is <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2014/04/21/305666363/searching-the-planet-to-find-power-for-the-cloud">exploring cloud computing</a> — the big business of providing computing power and data storage that companies need, but which happens out of sight, as if it's "in the cloud."<p>It's a timely topic, since <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/13/technology/google-takes-on-amazon-and-microsoft-for-cloud-computing-services.html">there's a price war</a> going on as tech titans aim to control the cloud market. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:02:00 +0000 Elise Hu 55723 at http://www.kunc.org The Price War Over The Cloud Has High Stakes For The Internet Google Trains Its Lenses On Cambodia's Ancient Temples http://www.kunc.org/post/google-trains-its-lenses-cambodias-ancient-temples <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqgriEb99nA</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:18:32 +0000 Anthony Kuhn 55301 at http://www.kunc.org Google Trains Its Lenses On Cambodia's Ancient Temples Silicon Valley Buying Spree: A Tech Bubble, Or Strategy At Play? http://www.kunc.org/post/silicon-valley-buying-spree-tech-bubble-or-strategy-play Over the past few months, the country's biggest technology firms have spent billions buying startups. Are we watching another tech bubble about to burst?<p>In this year's first quarter, Google and Facebook, alone, announced deals worth more than $24 billion on little companies that have almost no revenue. Those deals seem to have spooked Wall Street; last week, technology stocks plunged and the tech-heavy Nasdaq index fell nearly 1.2 percent Monday.<p>The case that this is a bubble is easy to make. Just take a look at <a href="http://www.oculusvr.com/" target="_blank">Oculus VR</a>. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:45:00 +0000 55256 at http://www.kunc.org Silicon Valley Buying Spree: A Tech Bubble, Or Strategy At Play? Apples Vs. Oranges: Google Tool Offers Ultimate Nutrition Smackdown http://www.kunc.org/post/apples-vs-oranges-google-tool-offers-ultimate-nutrition-smackdown Leave it to the <a href="http://www.reddit.com/r/keto/comments/1zr9rn/dont_know_if_you_know_this_or_not_but_google_can/">folks at Reddit</a> to uncover the hidden treasures of the Internet. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:37:00 +0000 54890 at http://www.kunc.org Apples Vs. Oranges: Google Tool Offers Ultimate Nutrition Smackdown