28 Jul '12, 3pm

Google, Facebook & Amazon Quietly Forming Tech Lobbying Group? -(#SEW)

Technology giants – and often competitors – Google, Facebook, Amazon, and eBay are expected to join forces to form a lobbying group known as the Internet Association (IA), Reuters reported. The IA plans to launch sometime this September and will focus on getting Internet-related legislation passed by the U.S. government. Former congressional policy adviser Michael Beckerman will lead the group. The group will be the first lobbying association to combine the forces of Internet companies for the sole purpose of advancing web-centric legislation. "The Internet isn't just Silicon Valley anymore, the Internet has moved to Main Street. Our top priority is to ensure that elected leaders in Washington understand the profound impacts of the internet and internet companies on jobs, economic growth and freedom," Beckerman said in a statement . "No one can predict what innovations wil...

Full article: http://searchenginewatch.com/article/2194736/Google-Faceb...

Tweets

Google, Facebook & Amazon Quietly Forming Tech ...

searchenginewatch.com 27 Jul '12, 7am

Technology giants – and often competitors – Google, Facebook, Amazon, and eBay are expected to join forces to form a lobby...

Group Therapy

Group Therapy

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 29 Jul '12, 2pm

Nakedglory is a unique webstore that sells uncommon items like working vintage typewriters, mean girl badges, both handmad...

Google & Amazon, Two Of The Largest gTLD Applic...

thedomains.com 25 Jul '12, 6pm

Google and Amazon, two of biggest applicants for new gTLD’s just teamed up to form the InternetAssociation.org a new lobby...

Silicon Valley's tech giants are embracing sust...

greensource.construction.com 29 Jul '12, 12pm

Companies like Google, Apple, and Facebook are known for technological innovation, but their offices' architecture has unt...

Metaps, Singapore Google Technology User Group and Ravesquare shows you how to monetize on mobile via @sharethis

Metaps, Singapore Google Technology User Group ...

e27.sg 30 Jul '12, 3am

Singapore Google Technology User Group and Ravesquare , is organizing a mobile seminar this Friday to share their learning...

Promising: ARM forming a standards group to com...

eetimes.com 27 Jul '12, 9am

LONDON – Processor intellectual property licensor ARM Holdings plc (Cambridge, England) has invited four U.K. companies to...

Google Buys Facebook Marketing Company Wildfire

Google Buys Facebook Marketing Company Wildfire

searchenginewatch.com 01 Aug '12, 4pm

Google yesterday announced the acquisition of Wildfire, best-known as a Facebook contest and social media marketing app. T...

Amazon Passes Google as Top Destination for Sho...

searchenginewatch.com 05 Aug '12, 3pm

Thirty percent of all online shoppers start at Amazon to research products, according to a recent report published by Forr...

Twitter beats Facebook in social media Olympics...

todayonline.com 01 Aug '12, 6am

LONDON - Twitter was the most popular social network for talking about the Olympic Opening Ceremony, with 97 per cent of a...

Join Learn with Google at SES in San Francisco!

adwords.blogspot.com 31 Jul '12, 9pm

If you're planning on attending Search Engine Strategies San Francisco in August, stop by our in-conference Learn with Goo...