HTC May Announce Google Acquisition on Thursday...
Gadgets 360 | 2017-09-20 13:35 UTC
HTC is set to make a "major announcement" on Thursday, and speculations claim that it could be Google's acquisition of smartphone business. Apparently they paid off the right people to again get around anti-trust laws
on 2017-09-20 15:05 UTC
Are Facebook And Google The New Colonial Powers?...
Zero Hedge | 2017-09-18 14:55 UTC
The key dynamics of colonialism for the residents are 1) a lack of choice and 2) a lack of power: the colonial power imposes a regime, either formally or informally, that limits the choices enjoyed by residents and limits their power to bypass or replace the colonial regime. In the classic
on 2017-09-18 17:10 UTC, Edited: 2017-09-18 17:13 UTC
Google Is Watching Your Every Political Move...
lewrockwell.com | 2017-09-12 06:54 UTC
Schmidt believes, counter-intuitively, that getting multiple possible choices for any one Google query is not the desirable prospect it should be (aren’t consumers always in search of more variety?), but rather a “bug” that should be duly squashed underfoot. Silly mortal, you should not expect more
Google Accused of Trying to Patent Public Domain Technology...
Bleeping Computer | 2017-09-11 18:45 UTC
A Polish academic is accusing Google of trying to patent technology he invented and that he purposely released into the public domain so companies like Google couldn't trap it inside restrictive licenses. The mystery remains surrounding Google's decision to patent something that it's in the public
on 2017-09-11 20:56 UTC, Edited: 2017-09-11 20:59 UTC
Google Appeals Record EU Antitrust Fine...
Fox Business | 2017-09-11 13:59 UTC
Alphabet Inc.'s Google on Monday filed an appeal of the European Union's record EUR2.42 billion ($2.91 billion) antitrust fine against the company for allegedly abusing the power of its dominant search engine, setting up a legal battle that could
on 2017-09-11 16:19 UTC
Google - HTC rumor...
Mashable | 2017-09-08 02:23 UTC
Google is apparently "in the final stage of negotiations" to acquire HTC's smartphone division.
on 2017-09-08 16:11 UTC
What To Do About Google?...
Forbes | 2017-09-08 10:15 UTC
Google's misbehavior has prompted calls for regulation. Potential remedies include breakups, common-carrier requirements, and beefed-up antitrust. Fortunately, Congress solved a similar problem in 1992, which provides a regulatory template.
on 2017-09-08 16:08 UTC
Think-Tank Group Axed after Criticizing Google...
National Review | 2017-08-30 16:31 UTC
Kenneth P. Vogel has the story at the New York Times. It's worth quoting at length (or better yet reading in full if you have the time): The New America Foundation has received more than $21 million from Google; its parent companys executive chairman, Eri
on 2017-08-30 20:40 UTC
Google pulls 500+ backdoored apps from Google Play...
Help Net Security | 2017-08-23 17:16 UTC
Security researchers have identified over 500 apps on Google Play containing an advertising software development kit (SDK) called Igexin, which allowed covert download of spying plugins. The apps in question represent a wide selection of photo editors, In
on 2017-08-23 19:51 UTC