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Google says it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets.
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June 18, 2018 - 2:23 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Google said Monday that it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets. Under the partnership, JD.com products will appear on Google's shopping service, giving JD.com access to...
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June 15, 2018 - 11:13 am
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google barely raised the number of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year, according to the search giant's fifth annual diversity report . The report released Thursday comes a week after...
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Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson
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June 05, 2018 - 9:55 am
By Gene Johnson, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Monday sued Google and Facebook, saying the companies failed to maintain information about political advertising as required by state law. Washington law requires the companies to maintain information about...
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Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of Software Engineering, speaks during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference.
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Ian Bush
June 04, 2018 - 1:57 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KYW Newsradio) — Apple will offer more ways for people to limit the time they spend on iPhones while introducing features designed to make its products even more indispensable. The paradox emerged Monday as Apple executives previewed new versions of free software due out this fall...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
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Tim Jimenez
June 04, 2018 - 7:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Facebook, which has been under the microscope for how it handles user information, has been sharing data with cell phone makers according to a new report. The New York Times reveals, for the last decade or so, that Facebook has played "let's make a deal" with dozens...
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Google is blaming "vandalism" at Wikipedia for search results that incorrectly said the ideology of the California Republican Party included "Nazism."
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May 31, 2018 - 10:00 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is blaming "vandalism" at Wikipedia for search results that incorrectly said the ideology of the California Republican Party included "Nazism." The results appeared in a Google information box screen-captured by Vice Media on Thursday. Google quickly removed the section...
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Lawn
May 30, 2018 - 9:02 am
By Kaya Yurieff (CNN Money) -- Google spinoff Dandelion unveiled a cheaper way to cool your home. It involves your lawn. Dandelion, born in the secretive and futuristic lab "X" of Google's parent company Alphabet, uses energy from the ground to cool and heat your home. It announced its first...
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks about YouTube break reminders at the Google I/O conference.
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Ian Bush
May 08, 2018 - 6:24 pm
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP, KYW Newsradio) — The next big thing from Google might make your jaw drop — but you don't even have to open your mouth. It sounds like any old phone conversation. Woman 1 : "Hello, how can I help you?" Woman 2 : "Hi, I'm calling to book a woman's haircut for a client." But...
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The Ballet Folklorico Mexicano performs during a Cinco de Mayo reception in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, DC, in 2012.
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May 05, 2018 - 9:23 am
By Brandon Griggs (CNN) -- You know the old saying, "There's no such thing as a stupid question?" Turns out, there is. And when it comes to Cinco de Mayo -- the annual fiesta that gives Americans an excuse to load up on tacos and margaritas -- people ask a LOT of them. These are actual questions...
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Cara Corrigan was fed up with being continuously harassed just trying to get to class, so she activated a Google phone number to hand out to guys who approach her.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 02, 2018 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In an effort to try and explain to some men why yelling at women and whistling at them on the street is toxic culture to engage in, a local college student is giving them her number. Well, a number. University of the Arts student Cara Corrigan was fed up with being...
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