Google expands reach with new investment arm
Google on Wednesday unveiled a new investment arm to put the technology titan's touch on startups hitting stride, in a further expansion from Internet search.
Microsoft denies Chinese-language Bing search censorship
Microsoft denied censoring Chinese-language search results across the globe, but the group behind the accusation stood firm.
Google still controls your information, despite EU ruling
After a long investigation, Google has finally reached a settlement with the European Commission about how it presents search results.
EU, Google reach deal on competition remedies
The EU and Google agreed Wednesday on how to settle complaints the US Internet giant is squeezing competitors in Europe's search market, avoiding legal action and billions in fines.
Google reaches agreement with EU in antitrust case (Update)
The European Union's antitrust watchdog on Wednesday accepted "far-reaching" concessions offered by Google to settle allegations it is abusing its dominant position in Internet searches, bringing the three-year-old ...
Google closes in on deal in EU antitrust case
Google is offering new and "far-reaching" concessions to the European Union's antitrust watchdog that are likely to be enough to settle allegations it is abusing its dominant position in Internet searches, ...
Google will appeal German court ruling on orgy pix
Google says it will appeal a German court's decision that it must block search results linking to images of an orgy involving ex-Formula One chief Max Mosley. ...
Google must wipe ex-Formula One boss orgy photos, German court orders
A German court ruled Friday that Google must block photos of a sadomasochistic orgy involving former Formula One boss Max Mosley.
EU ups pressure on Google in antitrust case (Update)
The European Union's antitrust watchdog is increasing pressure on Google to swiftly provide better proposals to address allegations the firm is abusing its dominant position in Internet searches.
France fines Google 150,000 euros in data privacy row
France's data protection watchdog on Wednesday fined Google 150,000 euros ($205,000)—the maximum possible—for failing to comply with its privacy guidelines for personal data.
In search of time travelers
(Phys.org) —It started over a poker game. Astrophysicist Robert Nemiroff and his students were playing cards (for chips) last summer, chatting about Facebook. They wondered: If there were time travelers ...
EU says latest Google anti-trust remedies 'not acceptable'
The latest remedies offered by US giant Google to complaints that it abuses its dominant position in the Internet search market do not go far enough, the European Commission said on Friday.
Google's top searches peer into society's mindset
Death, devices and celebrity drove the quest for more information on Google's search engine this year.
Google competitors unhappy at its EU anti-trust remedies
Google competitors said Thursday they were unhappy with the latest offer the US giant has made to satisfy EU complaints it is abusing its dominant market position in the Internet search market.