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Google Search For Park Ridge Police

Google Lists Wrong Number For Park Ridge Police

The police department in Park Ridge is trying to straighten out its record with Google.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

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Work Styles Across the Country and Around the World

Want two months vacation? A three-day weekend every weekend? An afternoon nap break? Maybe all you need to do is switch jobs…


Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: What Happens To Motorola Workers?

The money boys on Wall Street were all a flutter Tuesday night about the big deal coming down between Google and Motorola Mobility. And the employees of Motorola? The 3,000 employees and their families are worried about their jobs.

CBS 2–08/16/2011

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Google To Buy Libertyville-Based Motorola Mobility

Google has struck a deal to buy Libertyville-based Motorola Mobility Holdings for $12.5 billion in cash.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2011

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Chicago Public Schools Launches Back-To-Class Drive

Google and Facebook ads along with text messaging and robo-calls are all part of this year’s arsenal designed to get Chicago public school students back to school on time.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

Video Chat: Facebook vs. Google

Facebook recently announced a new partnership with Skype that will allow its 750 million members to connect through video chat.


Illinois Senate Redistricting Map

Senate Redistricting Map Attracts Attention Of Google

Imagine you are supposed to do a big project at work that ends up catching the attention of a famous worldwide company.

WBBM Newsradio–06/10/2011


Report: Groupon Declines Google Offer

The long-rumored acquisition is off, according to the Chicago Tribune, which cited insider sources.



Will Groupon Deals Change If Google Takes Over?

It’s a marriage proposal made in cyberspace, and one of the participants is a Chicago company. Groupon has skyrocketed from startup to worldwide phenomenon. Now Google wants to swallow it up — perhaps for as much as $6 billion.

CBS 2–11/30/2010


Google Makes Offer To Buy Groupon

Chicago-based Groupon could soon be part of the Google empire.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010