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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 13.34
GOOGL's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 17.88 vs. GOOGL: 13.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 6.95  Med: 9999.00 Max: 763014.7
Current: 13.34
6.95
763014.7
Equity to Asset 0.81
GOOGL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
84% of the 329 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. GOOGL: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.75  Med: 0.88 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.81
0.75
0.93
Interest Coverage 163.33
GOOGL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
63% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5086.54 vs. GOOGL: 163.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 12.24  Med: 2337.90 Max: 9999.99
Current: 163.33
12.24
9999.99
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 12.34
M-Score: -2.67
WACC vs ROIC
2.27%
31.16%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 24.99
GOOGL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.63 vs. GOOGL: 24.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -77.12  Med: 30.43 Max: 42.43
Current: 24.99
-77.12
42.43
Net-margin (%) 21.67
GOOGL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. GOOGL: 21.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -76.88  Med: 22.67 Max: 29.02
Current: 21.67
-76.88
29.02
ROE (%) 14.02
GOOGL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. GOOGL: 14.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 15.06  Med: 20.92 Max: 114.58
Current: 14.02
15.06
114.58
ROA (%) 11.59
GOOGL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 353 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. GOOGL: 11.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 11.93  Med: 18.14 Max: 69.47
Current: 11.59
11.93
69.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 72.45
GOOGL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 30.34 vs. GOOGL: 72.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 80.42  Med: 138.72 Max: 688.32
Current: 72.45
80.42
688.32
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 18.30
GOOGL's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. GOOGL: 18.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 18.3  Med: 33.75 Max: 194.1
Current: 18.3
18.3
194.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 14.30
GOOGL's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. GOOGL: 14.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 14.3  Med: 35.20 Max: 264.3
Current: 14.3
14.3
264.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 10.80
GOOGL's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. GOOGL: 10.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 10.8  Med: 35.40 Max: 231.7
Current: 10.8
10.8
231.7
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Q3 2014

GOOGL Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 24,248 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,495 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 3,989 sh (New)
George Soros 17,142 sh (New)
Andreas Halvorsen 923,500 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 5,460 sh (+192.13%)
Bill Nygren 583,000 sh (+69.48%)
Steven Cohen 82,000 sh (+51.01%)
Jeremy Grantham 2,046,891 sh (+24.06%)
Bill Frels 618 sh (+17.27%)
David Rolfe 240,656 sh (+9.02%)
Mariko Gordon 1,357 sh (+9.00%)
Ken Fisher 764,852 sh (+2.59%)
Dodge & Cox 1,294,055 sh (+2.45%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 355,812 sh (+2.27%)
First Eagle Investment 345,235 sh (+1.98%)
Ron Baron 13,490 sh (+1.79%)
Charles de Vaulx 18,610 sh (+1.52%)
First Pacific Advisors 232,656 sh (+0.92%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,575,522 sh (+0.08%)
Frank Sands 2,390,441 sh (+0.02%)
Tweedy Browne Global Value 76,000 sh (unchged)
Signature Select Canadian Fund 15,500 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli 2,800 sh (unchged)
Steven Romick 215,700 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 442,259 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 12,500 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 405,656 sh (unchged)
Robert Karr 85,964 sh (unchged)
Wallace Weitz 53,650 sh (unchged)
Wintergreen Fund 30,094 sh (unchged)
Tweedy Browne 140,837 sh (-0.16%)
Ruane Cunniff 588,466 sh (-0.26%)
Chris Davis 1,965,557 sh (-0.46%)
Murray Stahl 37,639 sh (-1.97%)
Mario Gabelli 10,122 sh (-3.30%)
John Burbank 136,790 sh (-4.68%)
David Winters 34,023 sh (-6.87%)
Tom Russo 884 sh (-13.84%)
Julian Robertson 24,696 sh (-24.93%)
Stanley Druckenmiller 166,810 sh (-35.75%)
Caxton Associates 3,500 sh (-57.98%)
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Q4 2014

GOOGL Guru Trades in Q4 2014

RS Investment Management 133,190 sh (New)
Jeff Auxier 515 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 7,711 sh (+41.23%)
Tom Russo 1,209 sh (+36.76%)
David Rolfe 311,757 sh (+29.54%)
Bill Nygren 718,000 sh (+23.16%)
Jeremy Grantham 2,190,408 sh (+7.01%)
Pioneer Investments 433,102 sh (+6.77%)
Ken Fisher 794,273 sh (+3.85%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,638,920 sh (+2.46%)
Steven Romick 220,014 sh (+2.00%)
First Pacific Advisors 236,946 sh (+1.84%)
Dodge & Cox 1,301,073 sh (+0.54%)
Charles de Vaulx 18,655 sh (+0.24%)
First Eagle Investment 345,724 sh (+0.14%)
Julian Robertson 24,696 sh (unchged)
Robert Karr 85,964 sh (unchged)
Tweedy Browne Global Value 76,000 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 12,500 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 55,500 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 25,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli 2,800 sh (unchged)
Wintergreen Fund 30,094 sh (unchged)
David Winters 34,023 sh (unchged)
Wallace Weitz 53,650 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Mariko Gordon Sold Out
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Tweedy Browne 140,487 sh (-0.25%)
Ruane Cunniff 585,805 sh (-0.45%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 352,992 sh (-0.79%)
Murray Stahl 37,202 sh (-1.16%)
Frank Sands 2,353,392 sh (-1.55%)
Frank Sands 2,353,392 sh (-1.55%)
Ron Baron 13,277 sh (-1.58%)
Chris Davis 1,884,926 sh (-4.10%)
Mario Gabelli 9,148 sh (-9.62%)
Bill Frels 528 sh (-14.56%)
David Tepper 369,687 sh (-16.41%)
Andreas Halvorsen 742,461 sh (-19.60%)
Ray Dalio 2,890 sh (-27.55%)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,796 sh (-28.02%)
Jim Simons 12,548 sh (-48.25%)
John Burbank 13,084 sh (-90.43%)
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Q1 2015

GOOGL Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Larry Robbins 330,060 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 73,500 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 85,665 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 417,469 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 38,672 sh (+2053.23%)
Ray Dalio 11,790 sh (+307.96%)
Louis Moore Bacon 28,750 sh (+272.84%)
Andreas Halvorsen 1,638,449 sh (+120.68%)
Jim Simons 23,900 sh (+90.47%)
First Eagle Investment 634,836 sh (+83.63%)
Pioneer Investments 551,279 sh (+27.29%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 433,084 sh (+22.69%)
RS Investment Management 158,830 sh (+19.25%)
Mario Gabelli 10,002 sh (+9.34%)
David Rolfe 338,605 sh (+8.61%)
Bill Nygren 762,000 sh (+6.13%)
Ken Fisher 822,275 sh (+3.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 2,249,847 sh (+2.71%)
Tom Russo 1,233 sh (+1.99%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,691,463 sh (+1.99%)
First Pacific Advisors 238,097 sh (+0.49%)
Wallace Weitz 53,650 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 12,500 sh (unchged)
Tweedy Browne Global Value 76,000 sh (unchged)
David Winters 34,023 sh (unchged)
Steven Romick 220,014 sh (unchged)
Wintergreen Fund 30,094 sh (unchged)
Charles de Vaulx 18,655 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 515 sh (unchged)
Julian Robertson 24,696 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 20,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli 2,800 sh (unchged)
Signature Select Canadian Fund Sold Out
Tweedy Browne 140,140 sh (-0.25%)
Dodge & Cox 1,296,823 sh (-0.33%)
Ruane Cunniff 581,618 sh (-0.71%)
Murray Stahl 36,770 sh (-1.16%)
Ron Baron 12,835 sh (-3.33%)
Frank Sands 2,235,723 sh (-5.00%)
Chris Davis 1,763,330 sh (-6.45%)
David Tepper 342,437 sh (-7.37%)
Bill Frels 482 sh (-8.71%)
John Burbank 3,427 sh (-73.81%)
Robert Karr 3,964 sh (-95.39%)
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Q2 2015

GOOGL Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 627,569 sh (+44.91%)
Ken Fisher 866,577 sh (+5.39%)
Tweedy Browne Global Value 76,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Romick 220,014 sh (unchged)
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Guru Investment Theses on Google Inc

Chris Davis Comments on Google - Jun 24, 2014

Google (GOOGL), an example of a market leader in the Portfolio, globally dominates the business of online search with a market share of more than 65%. We consider Google a new generation media company with a business model that is exceptionally well positioned to capitalize on the continuing transition from traditional print and television media to Internet-based content and advertising. With advertising representing about 95% of its revenue, Google is one of the largest advertising companies in the world. Financially strong, Google is a cash flow machine with no net debt and ample liquidity provided by its substantial cash balances.



From Chris Davis' Davis New York Venture Fund First Quarter 2014 Update.



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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 40.60
GOOGL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
51% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 31.70 vs. GOOGL: 40.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 16.9  Med: 29.50 Max: 261.4
Current: 40.6
16.9
261.4
Forward P/E 19.88
GOOGL's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
59% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 22.78 vs. GOOGL: 19.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 43.70
GOOGL's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
50% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 32.50 vs. GOOGL: 43.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 17.58  Med: 28.49 Max: 265.03
Current: 43.7
17.58
265.03
P/B 4.02
GOOGL's P/B is ranked lower than
60% of the 314 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. GOOGL: 4.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.85  Med: 4.27 Max: 21.54
Current: 4.02
2.85
21.54
P/S 6.49
GOOGL's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. GOOGL: 6.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 4.51  Med: 6.78 Max: 23.79
Current: 6.49
4.51
23.79
PFCF 31.04
GOOGL's PFCF is ranked lower than
52% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 29.74 vs. GOOGL: 31.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 15.34  Med: 29.58 Max: 99.9
Current: 31.04
15.34
99.9
POCF 17.41
GOOGL's POCF is ranked higher than
67% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 23.60 vs. GOOGL: 17.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 12.37  Med: 19.01 Max: 57.78
Current: 17.41
12.37
57.78
EV-to-EBIT 21.26
GOOGL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
54% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 22.44 vs. GOOGL: 21.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 11.1  Med: 20.00 Max: 86.9
Current: 21.26
11.1
86.9
PEG 2.73
GOOGL's PEG is ranked lower than
59% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. GOOGL: 2.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.91 Max: 2.87
Current: 2.73
0.25
2.87
Shiller P/E 38.84
GOOGL's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 35.14 vs. GOOGL: 38.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 26.23  Med: 35.76 Max: 59.44
Current: 38.84
26.23
59.44
Current Ratio 4.85
GOOGL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. GOOGL: 4.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 3.5  Med: 6.29 Max: 14.97
Current: 4.85
3.5
14.97
Quick Ratio 4.85
GOOGL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. GOOGL: 4.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 3.5  Med: 6.29 Max: 14.97
Current: 4.85
3.5
14.97
Days Inventory 2.08
GOOGL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
68% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 8.42 vs. GOOGL: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 0.48  Med: 3.91 Max: 7.73
Current: 2.08
0.48
7.73
Days Sales Outstanding 49.26
GOOGL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
53% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 53.57 vs. GOOGL: 49.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 35.69  Med: 49.05 Max: 58.39
Current: 49.26
35.69
58.39

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 4.89
GOOGL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
51% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.64 vs. GOOGL: 4.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.6  Med: 5.22 Max: 21.97
Current: 4.89
3.6
21.97
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.15
GOOGL's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
50% of the 10 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. GOOGL: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.70
GOOGL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 335 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. GOOGL: 4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.2  Med: 5.00 Max: 9
Current: 4.7
1.2
9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 18.78
GOOGL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 14.16 vs. GOOGL: 18.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
GOOGL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 18.6  Med: 27.10 Max: 91.6
Current: 18.78
18.6
91.6

Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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Google Inc was incorporated in California on September 4, 1998 and reincorporated in Delaware in August 2003. The Company is a technology company engaged in improving the ways people connect with information. The Company's business is mainly around the following areas: search, display advertising, operating systems and platforms, enterprise and hardware products. The Company's search technologies sort through an ever-growing amount of information to deliver relevant and useful search results in response to user queries. It integrates features into its search service and offer specialized search services to help users tailor their search. During the year ended December 31, 2012, the Company introduced Google Now and Google's Knowledge Graph. Google Now is a search feature that gets the right information at just the right time. It tells the day's weather before the start of a day, how much traffic to expect before one leaves for work or school, when the next train will arrive as one is standing on the platform, favorite team's score while it is playing. Google's Knowledge Graph enables the user to search for things, people or places that Google knows about-landmarks, celebrities, cities, sports teams, geographical features and movies. The Company also introduced OK Google. OK Google is the voice command used to activate Google Now voice search on Android smartphone, as well as other Google devices such as its Google Glass smartglasses. Google AdWords is an auction-based advertising program that enables performance advertisers to place text-based and display ads on Google websites and Google Network Members' websites. Google AdSense refers to the online programs through which the Company distributes its advertisers' AdWords ads for display on Google Network Members' websites. The Company, along with Open Handset Alliance has developed Android mobile software platform that any developer can use to create applications for mobile devices and any handset manufacturer can install on a device. Google Chrome OS is an open source operating system with the Google Chrome web browser as its foundation. The Chrome browser runs on Windows, Mac, and Linux computers. Google TV is a platform that enables the consumers the power to experience television and the Internet on a single screen with the ability to search and find the content one wants to watch. The Google TV platform is based on the Android operating system. Google's enterprise products provide Google technology for business settings. Through Google Apps, which includes Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, and Google Sites, among other features, the Company provides hosted, web-based applications that people can use on any device with a browser and an Internet connection. In addition, the Company provides its search technology for use within enterprises through the Google Search Appliance, on their public-facing sites with Google Site Search, and Google Commerce Search. The Company al
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Uber valued at about $51 billion after latest funding round - WSJ Jul 31 2015
Streaming: Time to regulate? Jul 31 2015
Microsoft could see an opportunity to poke Google in the eye with Uber investment Jul 31 2015
Google's Project Loon to Beam 3G Across Sri Lanka? - Analyst Blog Jul 31 2015
14 Million Windows 10 Users On First Day Jul 31 2015
Oracle v. Google legal drama will continue well into 2016 Jul 31 2015
Google rejects French order on global 'right to be forgotten' Jul 31 2015
Google, Amazon Show Investors Cost Control Is Key Even for Tech Jul 31 2015

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