Judge: Feds Asked Google For Too Much Data In Gender Bias CaseAn administrative law judge has ruled that Labor Department officials investigating gender pay bias had asked Google for data in a way that's too broad and intrusive on employee privacy.
French Court Annuls Google's $1.27 Billion Back Tax BillA French court annulled a 1.1 billion-euro ($1.27 billion) tax adjustment imposed on Google by France's tax authorities.
'Google Effect' Could Raise Real Estate Prices In Downtown San JoseA new example of what might be called the "Google effect" is leading real estate speculators to drop big money on properties in downtown San Jose.
News Outlets Seek To Negotiate With Facebook, Google On AdsNews outlets are seeking permission from Congress for the right to negotiate jointly with Google and Facebook, two companies that dominate online advertising and online news traffic.
European Regulators Hit Google With Record FineEuropean authorities came down hard on Google on Tuesday for taking advantage of its dominance in online searches to direct customers to its own businesses, fining the tech giant a record $2.72 billion and raising the prospect of more.
Google To Stop Reading Your Gmail To Help Sell AdsGoogle say it will stop the ad-driven scanning of Gmail later this year.
Google Tech Campus Gets Green Light From San Jose City CouncilSan Jose City Council agrees to enter into exclusive negotiations with Google for the sale of city property in the heart of the city.
Google's Plans To Build Mega Campus In San Jose Met With ConcernsSan Jose City Council will vote on whether to enter into exclusive talks with Google about building 6 million-square-foot development.
Google Pledges YouTube Crackdown On Extremist VideosGoogle is promising to be more vigilant about preventing terrorist propaganda and other extremist videos from appearing on its YouTube site amid intensifying criticism about the internet's role in mass violence.
SoftBank Buys Robotics Leader Boston Dynamics From Google Parent CompanyJapanese internet, solar and technology company SoftBank Group Corp. is buying robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics from Alphabet Inc., Google's parent.
Google Provides Public With Free Monitoring Of Neighborhood PollutionGoogle is testing sensors on some its streetview cars to try and pinpoint sources of pollution. And the data is available to anyone.
Apple Unveils 'HomePod' Speaker, First New Product In YearsApple nodded to several up-and-coming technology trends, unveiling a new "smart" home speaker and device features touching on virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence.