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Google monitors influenza trends in New Zealand

Friday, 5 June 2009, 9:53 am | Google

As the flu season kicks off in the southern hemisphere, Google announces the launch of Google Flu Trends for New Zealand. Google Flu Trends - www.google.org/flutrends - which launched in the US last year, resulted from our observation that certain ... More >>

Google launches online safety resource and centre

Tuesday, 10 February 2009, 9:40 am | Google

AUCKLAND, February 10, 2009 – Google today announced the launch of a dedicated New Zealand page containing online safety and security tips, as well as a New Zealand safety centre on YouTube, containing information and resources from experts and prominent ... More >>

Google Street View launches in New Zealand

Tuesday, 2 December 2008, 8:31 am | Google

Auckland, New Zealand, 2 December 2008 Google today announces the launch of Street View on Google Maps in New Zealand: maps.google.co.nz/streetview . Street View is a new feature for Google Maps that lets internet users view and navigate 360 degree ... More >>

Google’s NZ election gadget

Thursday, 9 October 2008, 3:09 pm | Google

Google has launched a new online gadget (www.google.co.nz/election2008) that enables New Zealanders to keep up with political information and election news on their homepage. More >>

Google Announces Google Maps New Zealand

Wednesday, 12 December 2007, 4:27 pm | Google

AUCKLAND, New Zealand – 12 December 2007 - Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) today launched the Google Maps™ New Zealand service at maps.google.co.nz , enabling users in New Zealand to find the local information they want more easily. In addition to map and ... More >>

NZ Google Zeitgeist Hot Searches for 2007

Tuesday, 4 December 2007, 2:59 pm | Google

Strong growth in searches for social networks and the big 2007 sporting cups! More >>

Year-End Zeitgeist Highlights Hot Searches in 2007

Tuesday, 4 December 2007, 2:38 pm | Google

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 4 December 2007  –  With the end of the year in sight, it's time to reflect on what made 2007 special. Today we're releasing our first ever annual Zeitgeist for New Zealand - the fastest rising and highest volume search terms ... More >>

Google announces open source contest

Thursday, 29 November 2007, 10:03 am | Google

Google announces first open source contest for high school students Brisbane, Australia, 28 November 2007 – Who doesn't love a contest? We certainly do. Google believes strongly in students having opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and ... More >>

Google Names Karim Temsamani Oz & NZ GM

Thursday, 15 November 2007, 10:58 am | Google

SYDNEY, Australia – November 15, 2007 - Google today announced the appointment of Karim Temsamani as General Manager for Google Australia and New Zealand. Based in Sydney, he will manage Google's domestic business and strategic partnerships in ... More >>

Search is powering online consumers and businesses

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 4:38 pm | Google

Google: Search is powering NZ online consumers and businesses Results announced of third party survey into NZ online search behaviour, commissioned by Google More >>

NZ Loves Talent - From Rugby To Shakespeare!

Wednesday, 10 October 2007, 4:39 pm | Google

It was a mixed bag of search queries on Google NZ in September. With everything from fashion to weather to sport, the list of top fifteen gaining search queries represented a vast range of interests in New Zealand. More >>

Presentations Added to Google Docs

Thursday, 20 September 2007, 4:38 pm | Google

As part of its ongoing efforts to enable users to take advantage of the web for sharing and collaborating, Google today added features for presentations to the Google Docs application. At http://documents.google.com , users can create simple web-based presentations ... More >>

Google Opens The World Of Rugby To All

Tuesday, 11 September 2007, 3:38 pm | Google

In honour of the Rugby World Cup, Google is launching a special feature off of its customisable homepage, iGoogle, which will give rugby fans access to the latest news, scores, and events surrounding the Rugby World Cup. More >>

New Zealand Searches For Winter Warmers!

Thursday, 23 August 2007, 2:47 pm | Google

They get a proper winter in New Zealand, so it’s no surprise that the top gaining queries by New Zealanders reflected that Google users were desperate to find ways to escape the cold; whether this meant relaxing in a sauna or simply packing up and ... More >>

Introducing Sky in Google Earth

Thursday, 23 August 2007, 10:06 am | Google

Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) today announced the launch of Sky, a new feature that enables users of Google Earth to view the sky as seen from planet Earth. More >>

Google announces investments in clean energy

Wednesday, 20 June 2007, 10:13 am | Google

Paris, Tuesday 19 June: Google Inc. today set out its strategy to help build a cleaner energy future. This plan will enable the company to go carbon neutral by 2008 and help support environmental innovation that could ultimately benefit everyone. More >>

Planes, Trains, Doodlebops Keep NZers Googling

Friday, 15 June 2007, 2:27 pm | Google

Google Announces Top 20 Gaining Queries for May: Last month saw a well-rounded mix of search terms gaining ground on the Google Zeitgeist for New Zealand. More >>

Google Offers Business Homepages To NZ

Tuesday, 12 June 2007, 1:10 pm | Google

Auckland, New Zealand - June 12, 2007 - Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) today announced the launch of its Business Pages feature for AdWords™ in New Zealand. Intended for businesses without their own websites, AdWords Business Pages are informational ... More >>

Developers Discuss Future Innovation in Web Apps

Thursday, 31 May 2007, 12:37 am | Google

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) today is hosting more than 5,000 developers at 10 locations around the world at the first-ever Google Developer Day. In keynotes and breakout sessions in Sydney, Tokyo, Beijing, Moscow, Sao Paulo, Madrid, Paris, Hamburg, London, ... More >>

Google Launches Gears Offline Web App Project

Thursday, 31 May 2007, 12:21 am | Google

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) today announced at Google Developer Day 2007 that it is providing developers with Google Gears™, an open source technology for creating offline web applications. This new browser extension is being made available in its ... More >>





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