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Google co-founders step aside as Pichai takes helm of parent Alphabet

Google co-founders step aside as Pichai takes helm of parent Alphabet

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping aside as leaders of the Internet behemoth they founded 21 years ago

Australian regulator files privacy suit against Google alleging location data misuse

Australian regulator files privacy suit against Google alleging location data misuse

An Australian regulator has filed a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's Google, accusing it of misleading smartphone users about how it collected and used personal location data ...

Google claims 'quantum supremacy'; others say hold on a qubit

Google claims 'quantum supremacy'; others say hold on a qubit

Google said on Wednesday it had achieved a breakthrough in computer research, by solving a complex problem in minutes with a so-called quantum computer ...

Google unveils Pixel 4 phones with radar, more affordable laptop

Google unveils Pixel 4 phones with radar, more affordable laptop

Alphabet Inc's Google unveiled new Pixel smartphones with higher quality cameras, a radar sensor and faster virtual assistant on Tuesday, but failed to provide enough to set the devices apart from rivals and nix concerns about price.

You have the right to be forgotten by Google - but only in Europe

You have the right to be forgotten by Google - but only in Europe

If you want your past to be forgotten on the internet, it might be best to move to Europe.

Google to pay $1 bn in France to settle fiscal fraud probe

Google to pay $1 bn in France to settle fiscal fraud probe

Google agreed to pay close to 1 billion euros ($1.10 billion) to French authorities to settle a fiscal fraud probe that began four years ago in a deal that may create a legal precedent for other large tech companies ...

Google to pay $170 mn fine for sharing YouTube data from kids

Google to pay $170 mn fine for sharing YouTube data from kids

Google agreed Wednesday to pay $170 million to settle charges that it illegally collected and shared data from children on its YouTube video service, a deal critics said was too soft on the internet giant.

Cloud gaming faces challenges as Google prepares launch

Cloud gaming faces challenges as Google prepares launch

Urging fans to plunge into a virtual high-res surround sound universe of extraordinary games, Google hopes its cloud-based Stadia platform will take the world by storm on its November launch.

Russian media regulator asks Google to delete protest videos

Russian media regulator asks Google to delete protest videos

Russia's media regulator has asked internet giant Google to delete videos of anti-government protests and arrests in Moscow from its platform YouTube.

Huawei launches own operating system to rival Android

Huawei launches own operating system to rival Android

Chinese telecom giant Huawei unveiled its own operating system on Friday, as it faces the threat of losing access to Google's Android platform amid escalating US-China trade tensions.

Trump warns Google after Treasury chief says no concerns on China

Trump warns Google after Treasury chief says no concerns on China

US President Donald Trump on Friday kept up his pressure on global tech giant Google days after his Treasury secretary ruled out any national security concerns over the company's work in China.

Google takes pre-orders for game streaming service launching November

Google takes pre-orders for game streaming service launching November

Alphabet Inc's Google on Thursday opened pre-orders for its game streaming service, which it said will launch in November with more than 30 games from at least 21 publishers ...