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Google hit with record fine for abusing internet search monopoly
For the European Union, the record 2.4 billion fine against Google is all about choice and protection for consumers. EU anti-trust regulators say
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The EU says it for abusing its dominant position to manipulate search engine results for its own benefit.
Ukraine blocks Russia's answer to Facebook and Google
Russia's Facebook and Google equivalents have been banned in Ukraine - hitting millions of web surfers.
Google to pay 306 million euros additional tax to Italy
Google's parent company - Alphabet - is to pay 306 million euros to settle a tax dispute with Italy covered 13 years up to 2015.
Silicon revolt as big US tech firms say no to Trump's visa crackdown
A gaggle of America's biggest hi-tech companies have called for a silicon veto of President Trump's tightening of controls on HB1 visas, saying they threaten jobs and competitivity.
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Google continues to bleed advertisers as Johnson & Johnson walk
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Google promises changes over advert row
Google promised better controls for its websites, particularly YouTube, after complaints companies' adverts have appeared next to hate-filled videos.
Google apologies over extremist content
Google has apologised for allowing ads to appear alongside offensive videos on YouTube as more high-profile firms pulled their advertising.
We watch a billion hours of YouTube a day?!?!
At least a billion hours of content are being consumed by YouTube users each day, Google-owner company reveal
EU finance ministers unveil tax avoidance crackdown rules
European Union finance ministers have agreed new rules to crack down on big multinational companies that are not paying their fair share of tax.
How a Spanish man took on Google over privacy concerns and won
Perhaps you don't like details from your private life appearing on search engine results? Don't worry: you can take control of your web presence and protect your privacy.
Cuban households test free Internet access
Some 2,000 Cuban households are getting to grips with free Internet access as part of a government-run pilot scheme in downtown Havana.
Google's 2016 most-searched review reveals Britons' interests
British internet users reveal their key searches in Google's review of the year.
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The world's business leaders are busy assessing whether their companies will gain or suffer from Donald Trump's proposed policy changes.
Thai government calls on Google to take down content insulting monarchy
US internet giant Google has agreed to help remove content insulting Thailand’s monarchy.
Google takes on Apple and Samsung with its new smart phone
Google has launched a new line in smartphones along with other gadgets designed to take on electronic giants like Apple and Samsung.