Stories by Scarlett Pruitt

Google snaps up blog company

Search powerhouse Google has snapped up Pyra Labs, the company behind Web log site Blogger, giving it a boost in both Web content and services.

Survey: More workers turn to Web for news, info

Online news sites could be the survivors of the dot-com downturn, a survey released Wednesday suggests, as adult workers are reportedly racking up more time reading news and information online than they are consuming traditional media such as television, newspapers, radio and magazines.