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Reuters:
Google wins challenge against $1.3B French tax bill, with court ruling Google Ireland Limited wasn't subject to corporate and value-added taxes from 2005-2010   —  1 MIN READ  —  PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. internet giant Google (GOOGL.O) on Wednesday won a court challenge against demands …
Jul 12, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Reuters:
Sources: Symantec in talks to sell web certificate unit, which it bought from Verisign for $1.28B in 2010, for $1B+, amid cert validation dispute with Google   —  3 MIN READ  —  (Reuters) - Cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp (SYMC.O) is considering selling its website certification business …
Jul 12, 2017, 12:15 AMIn context
David.Ruddock / Android Police:
Sources: the 2017 Pixel XL, manufactured by LG, will have a 6" AMOLED display with a 2:1 aspect ratio and smaller bezels   —  The image you see above is what we believe to be an accurate representation of Google's 2017 flagship smartphone, the 2nd-generation Pixel “XL.”
Jul 11, 2017, 5:25 PMIn context
Eileen Naughton / Google:
Google hires ex-Intel VP Danielle Brown as VP of Diversity, says 20% of tech employees are now women, 1% are black, 39% are Asian, 53% are white   —  Since 2014, when we first released data on Google's racial and gender makeup, we've taken steps to create a more diverse and inclusive workforce.
Jun 29, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Alexander Maxham / AndroidHeadlines.com:
Google's Pixel Launcher crosses the 1M downloads mark, suggesting around 1M Pixels have been sold to date   —  The Pixel Launcher, which Google debuted last year with its Pixel smartphones, has now hit 1 million downloads.  Typically this wouldn't be that impressive, however …
Jun 13, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
The Verge:
Verizon is primed to become ad-tracking giant and take full advantage of an impotent FCC, using consumer data without permission, as it's done with supercookies   —  Zombie adtech is coming to kill Google  —  Two seemingly unrelated things happened Monday that actually point directly at the future of the internet:
Apr 5, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Jack Nicas / Wall Street Journal:
YouTube viewers worldwide watch more than 1B hours of video a day, a 10-fold increase since 2012, threatening to eclipse US TV viewership   —  Google unit posts 10-fold increase in viewership since 2012, boosted by algorithms personalizing user lineups  —  YouTube viewers world-wide …
Feb 27, 2017, 3:25 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
Google to discontinue Site Search on April 1, its search tool for publishers' websites, according to email to customers and partners   —  This spring, Google plans to discontinue Google Site Search, a product it has sold to web publishers that wanted to apply the industry's leading search technology to their own sites.
Feb 21, 2017, 4:50 PMIn context
Kelly Fiveash / Ars Technica UK:
Google and Microsoft's Bing agree to demote piracy search results in the UK by June 1, 2017, as part of a deal with the entertainment industry   —  Google and Microsoft's Bing have agreed to crack down on piracy sites in the UK after years of wrangling with film and music rights holders.
Feb 20, 2017, 7:30 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Ford says it will invest $1B into Argo AI over 5 years and take a majority stake in the startup; Argo AI will work on autonomous driving tech for Ford's cars   —  The automaker will take a majority stake in Argo AI, founded by two top engineers from Google and Uber.
Feb 10, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context

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