[at Wall St. Cheat Sheet] - Oracle is pursuing Google in court over a 2010 claim that Google copied Java code, which is owned by Oracle, when writing its Android operating system. Read more on this. Google Inc. (GOOG), currently valued at $353.87B, ended trading at $1,058.18. Looking at [...]
Google Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG), a global information technology leader, specializes in how people access and interact with information. Google provides the leading search engine along with many online services such as Gmail, Adsense, and Chrome. In fiscal year 2010, Google reported $29.3 billion of revenues and $8.5 billion of net income. Google operates in over 50 countries with unique domain names for each country. Internet advertising is the fastest growing segment of the advertising market, but still only represents 8% of total U.S. advertising dollars -- suggesting considerable room for further growth. To tap these opportunities, Google has used the profits from its paid search business to support innovative projects such as Google Editions and the Android Market.