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Steven Levy / Wired:
Exclusive: How Google's Algorithm Rules the Web   —  Want to know how Google is about to change your life?  Stop by the Ouagadougou conference room on a Thursday morning.  It is here, at the Mountain View, California, headquarters of the world's most powerful Internet company …
Feb 23, 2010, 12:20 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired News:
Mob Rule!  How Users Took Over Twitter   —  Last August, the people who putatively run Twitter — the small crew that three years ago launched the world's fastest-growing communications medium — announced a relatively minor change in the way the site functions.
Oct 19, 2009, 5:35 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Gadget Lab:
Kindle Goes International — With a Little Help From AT&T   —  Although Amazon's Kindle e-reader has become the first major hit in its category — and the best-selling product in Amazon's entire store this year — it does have its drawbacks.  One of the biggest is that its wireless connection to the Kindle store works only in the U.S.
Oct 7, 2009, 12:15 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired News:
Supersized Kindle DX Makes E-Reading Easy for a Supersized Price   —  Another Kindle?  It seems that it was only four months ago that we saw a new version of Amazon's e-reader.  In fact, it was only four months ago the Kindle 2 arrived on February 9.  What's the June release have that the February one doesn't?
Jun 10, 2009, 11:42 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired News:
Secret of Googlenomics: Data-Fueled Recipe Brews Profitability   —  In the midst of financial apocalypse, the gadflies and gurus of the global marketplace are gathered at the San Francisco Hilton for the annual meeting of the American Economics Association.  The mood is similar to a seismologist convention in the wake of the Big One.
May 23, 2009, 5:40 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Epicenter:
Stephen Wolfram Reveals Radical New Formula for Web Search   —  The home page is nearly blank.  At the center, just below a colorful logo, you'll find an empty data field.  Type in a phrase, hit Return, and knowledge appears.  —  No, it's not Google.  It's Wolfram|Alpha, named after its creator …
May 11, 2009, 8:15 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired News:
Steven Levy on the Promise and Perils of Divorcing Your Cable Company   —  Now, I don't want to wind up in hell.  But if that fate befalls me, I anticipate finding my cable provider roasting alongside me.  In fact, cable television service in general has a reek of Hades about it.
Apr 13, 2009, 8:30 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Epicenter:
Who's Messing With the Google Book Settlement?  Hint: They're in Redmond, Washington   —  Last October, Google settled the lawsuit brought against it by book publishers and authors concerning its massive book-scanning project.  The $125 million deal gives Google the right to store digital copies …
Mar 31, 2009, 3:50 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired News:
Ray Ozzie Wants to Push Microsoft Back Into Startup Mode   —  The keynote speaker at this past summer's TechReady conference—a gathering of 6,000 or so Microsoft engineers from around the world—was the company's chief software architect, Ray Ozzie.  This was not a routine appearance.
Nov 25, 2008, 7:05 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired News:
Inside Chrome: The Secret Project to Crush IE and Remake the Web   —  Brian Rakowski walks to the whiteboard in a small conference room in Building 41 on Google's Mountain View campus.  A lanky, gregarious man in his twenties, Rakowski is the product manager of a top-secret project that's been under way for more than two years.
Sep 2, 2008, 8:00 PMIn context

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