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Wed, Aug 21, 2013 11:36 AM EDT 1:10
Google has been holding talks with the National Football League, raising speculation that the internet monolith is seeking new inroads into television. After reporter Carol Rosenberg from the Miami Herald tried to wear her Google Glass around Guantanamo Bay, a sign was quickly erected banning the use of the new gadget. Reporting on a 9/11 trial, she was asked to remove the glasses. A German newspaper reported German automotive parts maker Continental AG is close to agreements with Google and IBM to develop autonomous driving systems for cars. The long-running rivalry between Microsoft Corp and Google Inc is turning into a schoolyard brawl. Microsoft opened a new front against the world's No 1 search provider by piloting an ad-free offering for educational users of Bing, its search engine that for years has trailed Google.