ARTICLES RELATING TO GOOGLE

WATCH: Apple disputes Google's iPhone hacking report

2019-10-13 21:02

Apple issued a strongly worded statement calling into question Google's recently published research about a widespread hacking operation targeting iPhones.

Amazon, Facebook and Google to face another House inquiry

2019-10-04 19:41

Big tech firms are about to face yet another congressional headache.

Google will promote original reporting with algorithm change

2019-09-15 07:28

Original reporting will be highlighted in Google's search results, the company said as it announced changes to its algorithm.

Google’s ad practices draw nationwide antitrust probe in US

2019-09-10 14:59

A nationwide group of states have opened an investigation into whether Google’s advertising practices violate antitrust laws, targeting the heart of the search giant’s business.

YouTube will pay $150m to end FTC privacy probe

2019-08-30 20:57

The settlement with the Federal Trade Commission resolves a probe into whether the video service broke a law that makes it illegal to collect information on children under 13 and disclose it to others without parental permission.

Trump tax returns | Malaysia ex-PM in corruption trial: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-08-28 07:05

Deutsche Bank says it has Trump-linked tax returns | Malaysia ex-PM Najib arrives at court for major 1MDB trial; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

WATCH: Say 'hello' to Google, Nigerian style

2019-08-06 13:46

Commuters making their way through Nigeria can now hear travel advice in a local voice on Google Maps under new features aimed at attracting more users in Africa.

Australian watchdog calls for controls on Facebook, Google

2019-07-26 13:59

Australia's competition watchdog has recommended tighter controls on the use of personal data and measures to ease Facebook and Google's dominance of online advertising among a slew of measures to better police the internet giants.

More than 100K Google searches for FaceApp in one day in SA

2019-07-19 12:43

Internet users in Mzansi have generated quite a lot of Google searches, looking for information that ranged from former president Jacob Zuma's state capture inquiry testimony to the death of two well-known South African personalities.

Google 'backing out’ of China partnerships, US senator says

2019-07-17 21:13

Google’s chief executive officer told US Senator Mark Warner that the company has ended some partnerships in China, the lawmaker said on Tuesday on Bloomberg Television.

 

Meet the man trying to outsmart Google

2019-10-10 06:00

“Where’s the best place to hide a body? The second page of a Google search.”

WATCH: iPhones are being hacked by malicious websites

2019-10-03 21:53

Google's Project Zero has uncovered a hacking operation in which websites carry malware that steal sensitive data from iPhones if users simply visit the site.

Google may 'stonewall' antitrust probes, state AGs warned

2019-09-10 20:43

Republican Senator Josh Hawley has warned state attorneys general expected to announce an antitrust probe of Alphabet’s Google on Monday that they should expect formidable defensive tactics, no matter how cooperative the company has promised to be.

Google to pay $170m fine for sharing YouTube kids data

2019-09-04 15:52

Google has agreed to pay a $170m fine to settle charges that it illegally collected and shared data from children on its YouTube video service without consent of parents, US officials announced on Wednesday.

Google reveals years-long 'indiscriminate' iPhone hack

2019-08-30 19:28

Google security experts have uncovered an 'indiscriminate' hacking operation that targeted iPhones over a period of at least two years and used websites to implant malicious software to access photos, user locations and other data.

Google says YouTube campaign targeted Hong Kong protests

2019-08-23 09:42

YouTube has said it disabled 210 channels that appeared to be part of a coordinated influence campaign against pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.

Google to require rivals to bid for default phone search engine

2019-08-03 15:56

Google will require rivals to bid in order to become listed as alternative search providers on Android smartphones, a move to try to keep additional antitrust scrutiny at bay.

Google reaches R153m settlement with job seekers claiming age discrimination

2019-07-21 20:00

Google agreed to pay $11m to end a lawsuit accusing the internet giant of discriminating against older job applicants.

Trump calls for inquiry into Google's work with China

2019-07-18 05:22

Google reiterated its denial that it works with China's military, or that it has been infiltrated by its intelligence.

Trump says he wants review of Google's ties to China

2019-07-17 10:07

President Donald Trump says he wants his administration to "take a look" into whether Google has been working with the Chinese government - an allegation swiftly denied by the US internet giant.

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