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Google preparing to launch ride-hailing service: Bloomberg

Google Inc is preparing to offer its own ride-hailing service, putting it in direct competition with Uber, Bloomberg News reported, citing a person close to Uber's board. Google is one of the biggest investors in Uber. David Drummond, Google's chief legal officer and a member of Uber's board, has informed the app-based ride service of Google's plans, Bloomberg reported. Continue reading

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Google loses ground in fight against Europe's 'right to be forgotten'

Once every 90 seconds, Google Inc. receives an appeal from someone seeking to keep part of their personal history from showing up on an Internet search. Continue reading

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Google loses ground in fight against Europe's 'right to be forgotten'

Once every 90 seconds, Google Inc. receives an appeal from someone seeking to keep part of their personal history from showing up on an Internet search. Continue reading

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European Parliament may propose Google break-up in draft resolution

The European Parliament is preparing a non-binding resolution that proposes splitting Google Inc's search engine operations in Europe from the rest of its business as one possible option to rein in the Internet company’s dominance in the search mar… Continue reading

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Google seminars help KC small businesses set up websites

Today and Thursday Google Inc. is running seminars in Kansas City and giving away free websites hosted by Intuit Inc. for a year at no cost to the more than 1,000 mostly very small businesses expected to attend its welcome-to-the-Internet clinic. (9 … Continue reading

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Motorola Value Found in 18 Patents Used Against Apple: Tech

Among Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.?s more than 17,000 patents, a group of 18 may prove most useful in Google Inc.?s effort to fend off litigation targeting the Android mobile platform. (3 mins ago) Continue reading

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Dell Executive: Google’s Motorola Buy Will Strengthen Android

BEIJING — Google Inc.’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. will strengthen the Android operating system platform by giving Google access to new patents, and Android will remain a "credible" option for use on tablet computers, the president for Dell Inc.’s consumer and small business division in the Asia Pacific, Amit Midha, said Wednesday. (5 mins ago) Continue reading

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Google Antitrust Probe Said to Grow as FTC Demands Information

The antitrust investigation of Google Inc. by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission has expanded with demands for information from other technology companies, two people familiar with the matter said. (6 hours ago) Continue reading

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Android has bugs: Security expert

A mobile security expert says he has discovered serious security flaws in Google Inc’s Android operating system. (2 mins ago) Continue reading

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Google "Places" drops outside customer reviews

CHICAGO – Google Inc has removed excerpts of customer reviews from sites such as Yelp and TripAdvisor from Google Places, its competing online service aimed at helping consumers search for local businesses. (4 hours ago) Continue reading

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