Articles Tagged 'Google'
EU fines Google $5 billion over Android antitrust abuse
European Union regulators have slapped Alphabet-owned Google with a record 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) antitrust fine for abusing the dominance of its Android mobile…
Major advertiser threatens to pull ads from Google, Facebook over trash content
Unilever, one of the world’s largest advertisers, is threatening to cut back on its marketing using tech giants such as Google and Facebook if the…
Studies reveal power of liberal bias among politically active internet giants
Robert Epstein tried a simple experiment in the run-up to the presidential election: running searches on Google and Yahoo for political topics.
The results were…
EU Slaps Google With 2.7 Billion Dollar Fine
BRUSSELS—The European Union’s antitrust regulator on Tuesday fined Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL -2.47% Google a record €2.42 billion ($2.71 billion), saying its search engine stacks the…
Left Works to Hide Hillary Health Issues
New York Times tech columnist Farhad Manjoo is calling on Google to “fix” its search engine results to hide evidence of Hillary Clinton’s failing health.…
Big Tech vs Trump: How Apple, Twitter, Google, & Instagram Collude to defeat GOP Nominee
My dad always told me that conservative candidates have to work twice as hard as their liberal opponents to win elections because they’re fighting two…
EU hits Google with second antitrust charge
The European Union charged Google (GOOGL.O) on Wednesday with using its dominant Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals, opening a second front against…
Google removes ads for ‘crisis pregnancy centers’
Bowing to pressure from abortion-rights groups, Google is removing advertisements from its site for “crisis pregnancy centers” that discourage people from having abortions.
NARAL Pro-Choice America had pushed for Google to take down the ads, arguing they violated the Web giant’s advertising policy.
“Anyone looking for abortion services should be able to depend on their search engine to provide…
DARPA Builds Search Engine To Dig Deep Into Web
The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has launched a project to build a search engine and technologies that will index and organize publicly available information found deep in the Web, the parts not typically indexed by Google and Bing and other commercial engines.
The Memex project, an abbreviation for memory and index, will consist of tools to support…
NSA infiltrates links to Yahoo, Google data centers worldwide, Snowden documents say
The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, according to documents…