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Google's prototype Chinese search engine reportedly links searches to phone numbers...
Google's controversial Dragonfly search engine prototype, reportedly designed to let it reenter the heavily censored Chinese search market, reportedly links users' searches to their mobile phone numbers.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-14 21:53 UTC
Google restores 'www' to Chrome URLs after user backlash...
But not for long - they will be gone again by Chrome 70.
By ceres on 2018-09-14 15:22 UTC
Google Execs Say Trump's Election 'Conflicts With Company Values'...
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It just got a lot harder to believe that Google doesn't have any bias against conservatives.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-13 21:01 UTC
Brave Browser Files GDPR Complaint Against Google, Dumps Search Engine...
Brave, the web browser founded by Mozilla pioneer Brendan Eich and funded through an initial coin offering (ICO), has fired two shots across the bow at Google. Brave Files GDPR Complaint Against Google Reuters reports that the company, whose browser block
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-13 21:00 UTC
Google employees quit over controversial China search engine project, report says...
Seven Google employees have reportedly quit their jobs over the lack of accountability and transparency at the search giant over its controversial China search engine effort, codenamed Project Dragonfly.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-13 21:00 UTC
Senior Google Scientist Resigns Over "Forfeiture of Our Values" in China...
The specialist said that the plan to resume the censored search engine project in China could endanger dissidents and encourage online repression elsewhere. The post Senior Google Scientist Resigns Over "Forfeiture of Our Values" in China appeared
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-13 20:59 UTC
LEAKED VIDEO: Google Leadership's Dismayed Reaction to Trump Election...
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Leaked footage shows Google's leadership team - including its CEO and Co-founders - reaction to the election of Donald Trump.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-13 00:27 UTC
Google: Appeasing China, subverting America...
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Not only is Google working with the totalitarian Chinese government to get back into the search business in a country where no dissent is tolerated, the U.S.-based monopoly also is recommending that consumers use a security key developed by a Chinese comp
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-09 22:15 UTC
News Corp Australia asks government competition watchdog there to recommend Google be broken up...
Rupert Murdoch's media empire has launched an attack on Google on the Australian flank of the global giant's operations.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-08 15:43 UTC
As Google turns 20, questions over whether it's too powerful...
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twenty years after Larry Page and Sergey Brin set out to organize all of the internet's information, the search engine they named Google has morphed into a dominating force in ...
By rjx32 on 2018-09-07 14:41 UTC
Enemy No. 1: Media-Technology Complex...
If Dinesh D'Souza went to jail for a trivial campaign finance violation that might have warranted a small fine, what should the Federal Elections Commission do about Google and Facebook?
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-06 00:46 UTC
Republican senator asks FTC to examine Google ads...
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U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch on Thursday asked the Federal Trade Commission to examine the potential antitrust developments in Google's search and digital advertising.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-31 01:53 UTC
Trump accuses Google of promoting Obama's State of the Union addresses, not his...
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President Trump accused Google of promoting former President Obama's State of the Union address on Google's homepage, but not his own State of the Union in 2018 nor his speech before a joint session of Congress in February 2017.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-29 21:32 UTC
YouTube's search algorithm now shows you what Google WANTS you to see rather than what you're searching for...
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In the latest example of this avalanche of censorship, YouTube’s new search algorithm now presents you not with all the videos related to a specific search – and not even the videos most relevant to that search – but whichever videos Google, which purchased the site in November 2006, believes you
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-29 17:29 UTC
96 Percent of Google Search Results for 'Trump' News Are from Liberal Media Outlets...
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Does Google have its thumb on the scale?
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-28 14:42 UTC
Kudlow: White House 'taking a look' at Google regulations...
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday that the Trump administration is "taking a look" at imposing regulations on Google following the president's tweet Tuesday morning accusing the search giant of favoring news outlets critical of him in search results.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-28 14:34 UTC
Google Responds To Trump Accusation Of Conservative Censorship...
Google responded to President Donald Trump's accusation that it is censoring conservative news outlets in its search algorithm. "Search is not used to set a political agenda and we don't bias our results toward any political ideology," Goo
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-28 14:33 UTC
How Major News Organizations, Universities And Businesses Surrender Their Privacy To Google...
I first learned about Google's aggressive surveillance of sensitive communications in early 2013 when I was emailing an editor at TIME.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-27 14:49 UTC
Google employees criticize work on censored search engine for China...
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About 1,000 Google employees have signed a letter asking for more transparency from Google about the expected rollout of Dragonfly, a censored search engine designed for the Chinese market, per The New York Times. Why it matters: Google withdrew from Chin
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-16 19:43 UTC
Google is tracking your location even when you tell it not to...
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An investigation by the Associated Press has found that Google is tracking the location of Android and iPhone users even when privacy settings supposedly explicitly stop this from happening. The AP concedes that "for the most part, Google is upfront a
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-13 17:11 UTC
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