EU lawmakers vote to break up Google 
Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Want level-playing field.
 
Mozilla dumps Google for Yahoo as default search 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No single global default search engine for Firefox.
 
Images: the next frontier in data analytics? 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Barclay’s global data chief says we’re still at the starting line.
 
Mac OS X Yosemite sends search, location data to Apple, Microsoft 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Spotlight Suggestions' also featured in iOS 8.
 
Google builds elite hacker squad to hunt for bugs 
 
China enlists online firms to cleanse web of terror content 
Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gets private sector to 'uphold responsibilities'.
 
Google implements "right to be forgotten"  
Jun 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes steps to comply with EU ruling via webform.
 
US judge rules search warrants extend to overseas email accounts 
Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Microsoft to seek review of decision.
 
Microsoft's Bing censoring Chinese search results 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Advocacy group finds politically biased results.
 
Governments step up Google takedown requests 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Defamation, privacy and copyright reasons cited.
 
Governments step up efforts to censor Google 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Defamation, privacy and copyright reasons cited.
 
Apple patches eight Safari code execution flaws 
By Danielle Walker | Dec 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Credential disclosure bug squashed.
 
Google pays $18 million to settle tracking case 
Nov 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Ends two-year investigation.
 
Google unveils 'Hummingbird' search algorithm 
Sep 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
Used for 90 percent of searches.
 
Google offers further concessions in bid to avoid EU fine 
By Foo Yun Chee | Sep 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Links to competitors deemed inadequate.
 
Safari exploit published 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Affects iOS 6.0.1, and OS X 10.7, 10.8.
 
Apple browser-blocks Java again 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Zero-day danger.
 
Fake Flash Player extensions foists spam  
 
EU regulators scrutinise Google's web ranking process 
Jul 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
Does it block competitors?
 
IE wins on privacy, loses on blocking malicious sites 
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