FILE - This Tuesday, July 19, 2016, file photo shows the Google logo at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.
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January 21, 2019 - 3:42 pm
PARIS (AP) — France's data privacy watchdog fined Google 50 million euros ($57 million) on Monday, the first penalty for a U.S. tech giant under new European data privacy rules that took effect last year. The National Data Protection Commission said it fined the U.S. internet giant for "lack of...
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January 17, 2019 - 8:38 am
By Tara John, CNN (CNN) -- YouTube has banned users from sharing videos of dangerous pranks on its platform because of concerns about challenges that put people's lives in jeopardy. The US-based website, which is owned by Google, updated its guidelines Tuesday and said it will not allow the upload...
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December 27, 2018 - 2:27 pm
By Jacqueline Howard (CNN) — People were curious about the keto diet, ALS and endometriosis in 2018. Those are just a few of the health-related topics that had Internet surfers in the United States turning to Dr. Google with questions this year, according to a top 10 list from the search engine...
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Tim Jimenez
December 13, 2018 - 10:04 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This year, according to Google, among the most frequently asked questions were “Who won Mega Millions?” and “What is Bitcoin?” As for the “Where is...” question, the top search for 2018 in the U.S. was “Where is Villanova?” Google released its list of the top searches...
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Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, testifies before the House Judiciary Committee.
December 11, 2018 - 7:10 am
By Oliver Darcy WASHINGTON D.C. (CNN) -- Google chief executive Sundar Pichai appeared on Capitol Hill Wednesday where he faced questions from lawmakers on a number of issues, including data privacy, misinformation, a search product being developed for China, and allegations from Republicans that...
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Google will shut down its Google+ social network much sooner than planned after discovering a second bug that revealed millions of customers' private information to software developers.
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December 10, 2018 - 4:34 pm
By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business (CNN) -- Google will shut down its Google+ social network much sooner than planned after discovering a second bug that revealed millions of customers' private information to software developers. In a blog post, the company said 52.5 million people were affected by a...
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In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, photo, a woman carries a fire extinguisher past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai.
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November 12, 2018 - 9:29 pm
(AP) — An internet diversion that rerouted data traffic through Russia and China disrupted several Google services on Monday, including search and cloud-hosting services. Service interruptions lasted for nearly two hours and ended about 5:30 p.m. EST., network service companies said. In addition to...
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In this Nov. 1, 2018, file photo Google employees fill Harry Bridges Plaza in front of the Ferry Building during a walkout in San Francisco.
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November 08, 2018 - 1:06 pm
By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is promising to be more forceful and open about its handling of sexual misconduct cases, a week after high-paid engineers and others walked out in protest over its male-dominated culture. CEO Sundar Pichai spelled out the...
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This photo shows signage outside the offices of Google in San Francisco with the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in the background, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018.
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November 01, 2018 - 8:56 am
By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hundreds of Google engineers and other workers around the world walked off the job Thursday to protest the internet company's lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual misconduct. It is the latest expression of a backlash against...
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From left: Samsung's Galaxy Note 9, Google's Pixel 3 XL and the iPhone XS Max.
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Ian Bush
October 09, 2018 - 4:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — More phones run on Android than any other operating system, but its creator, Google, doesn't even crack the top 10 in sales of its own phones. Features on the company's newest handheld device, however, may attract more buyers. Google's third-generation Pixel phones...
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