USA: Woman attacked for wearing Google GlassIn this edition: an American woman is assaulted for wearing Google Glass; the global "Humans Of" photo movement; and stunning images from a camera attached to a pelican...
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Google agrees 'significant' changes on EU pressureGoogle agreed Wednesday to make "significant" changes to the way its search function operates in Europe to settle EU complaints that it was squeezing competitors out of s...
Super Bowl ads top $4 million, feature Scarlett Johansson and David BeckhamThe US gears up for Super Bowl Sunday, which is expected to attract more than 100 million US viewers and draws top dollars from advertisers. In company news, internet giants Google...
US govt reaches deal with Google, Facebook on information disclosureThe US government and leading Internet companies agreed Monday to a compromise allowing companies to make public how often they are ordered to turn over information about their cus...
French business hoping for relief from Hollande's 'responsibility pact'French employers are hoping for good news from the president's press conference this Tuesday. In his New Year’s address, François Hollande announced a "responsibility pac...
Google handed maximum fine by French privacy watchdogGoogle has been given a maximum fine of €150,000 by the French data protection watchdog CNIL, after finding the company in breach of French law over changes it made to its privacy...
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France slaps Google with maximum fine, citing privacy concernsFrance's data protection watchdog on Wednesday fined Google 150,000 euros – the maximum possible – for failing to comply with its privacy guidelines for personal data.
Google: The Search for PrivacyDoes a certain ubiquitous search engine have to answer to the UK legal system? Google, accused of secretly bypassing privacy settings on iPhones and other products by rival Apple,...
Google: The Search for Privacy (part 2)Does a certain ubiquitous search engine have to answer to the UK legal system? Google, accused of secretly bypassing privacy settings on iPhones and other products by rival Apple,...
Google and Microsoft join forces to stop child pornographyToday on the net: Google and Microsoft join forces to combat child pornography; help for victims of the Illinois tornadoes in the US; and you can now take a trip around Venice from...
Google ad warms hearts across India and PakistanToday on the net: a Google ad warms hearts across India and Pakistan; San Francisco rallies for BatKid; and a California ghost town is up for sale online.
French court tells Google to bury Mosley orgy imagesA French court on Wednesday ordered Google to remove links to nine indecent images of former Formula One boss Max Mosley in a landmark case described by the search engine as “a tro...