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Google fined $21m for ‘search bias’

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Google has been fined more than $21 million in India for “search bias” and abuse of its dominant position, competition regulators said Thursday. The US internet giant was deemed to have favoured its own services when customers ran searches according to a report from the Competition Commission of India (CCI) six years after it began investigations into the company. “Google ...

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Google honours Chinua Achebe

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If he hadn’t died in March of 2013, one of Nigeria’s most popular novelist, poet, professor, and critic, Chinua Achebe would have clocked 87 years of age on the 16th of October, this year. That is why Google is honouring the late Albert Chinụalụmọgụ Achebe with its doodle. The novelist was born on November 16, 1930. His first novel Things Fall ...

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Google Set to Acquire a Part of HTC’s Team – $1.1 Billion

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It was rumoured for a while that Google, the tech giant from Silicon Valley would buy HTC, the well known Taiwanese brand that has given us iconic Android phones in the past. Well today they made that official, but it is not what we were expecting. Google and HTC announced an interesting partnership where Google will pay HTC $1.1 billion ...

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Europe to seek Google tax reform

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Europe finance ministers are set to discuss changing rules so that tech giants such as Google or Facebook are on the hook to pay more taxes in Europe. European regulators have become increasingly aggressive against US technology giants seen by officials as gaining too much power, with Amazon and Apple also facing scrutiny. “It is urgent to close the gap ...

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