MONEYWATCH: Google for Best Flight Deals

(CNN)– Google’s “Flights” search tool makes finding the best airfare deal significantly easier. If you have your destination ready and your travel dates are flexible, your chances of snagging the lowest price goes up. That’s because Google Flights will present a calendar of the dates with the cheapest prices for your travel. The prices that … Continue reading »

“Selfie Suspect” Not Lost in “Cloud”

MEDFORD, Ore., — Cloud storage was designed to make our lives easier but it’s working against Medford’s “Selfie Suspect” who apparently is a not so stealthy thief.  Medford Police say he accidentally snapped a selfie which automatically showed up on the owner’s computer. That happened because of cloud storage. In this case the victim’s phone … Continue reading »

Google Ranked World’s Most Popular Brand

(CNN) — A new study by communications company Millward Brown ranks Google as the world’s most popular brand. Apple had been number one for the past three years. However, Google Android mobile operating system continued to gain popularity worldwide over the past year. Apple was criticized for failing to keep breaking new ground. Now, rounding … Continue reading »

Google Awards Ashland eCity Award

ASHLAND, Ore. – Ashland has been named the 2013 eCity of Oregon, ranking among America’s leading cities in the digital economy. The eCity Awards, designated by Google, recognize the strongest online business community in each of the fifty states. The cities considered and selected are those that fully embrace the internet to find new customers, … Continue reading »