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|1:|| WSJ: Early Indications Show Google Being an Ad Money Winner Over GDPR|
Early indications show that the big advertisers are winning in the race for ad money.
|May 31, 2018|
|2:|| Alphabet Q1 Revenues $31.1 Billion, up 26pct Year on Year|
Alphabet has reported Q1 revenues ending March 31, 2018, of $31.1 billion, up 26pct.
|Apr 24, 2018|
|3:|| Google Appoints Ben Gomes as VP Search|
Google makes a change to the VP of Search.
|Apr 3, 2018|
|4:|| Google to Ban All Cryptocurrency Ads From June 2018|
Google has updated its financial services ad policy.
|Mar 14, 2018|
|5:|| Steve Yegge - Long Time Googler Leaves Google |
In a scathing and methodical blog post, long time Googler Steve Yegge does a through take down of Google as he leaves the company. "Google just isn't a very inspiring place to work anymore. I love being fired up by my work, but Google had gradually beaten it out of me."
|Jan 24, 2018|
|6:|| Google Consolidates Android Pay and Google Wallet into Google Pay|
Android Pay and Google Wallet are now Google Pay.
|Jan 8, 2018|
|7:|| Eric Schmidt is Stepping Down From Alphabet|
Eric Schmidt is stepping down in January from his role as executive chairman of Alphabet.
|Dec 22, 2017|
|8:|| Google Opens Shopping Ads to Comparisons Services Within Europe|
It is now confirmed by Google that it's to open its Shopping ads in Europe to Comparison Services businesses.
|Sept 28, 2017|
|9:|| Google May Open Up its Ad Space to Competitors|
Google has offered to open up its ad system to allow rivals to bid against Google to display products above its SERPs.
|Sept 19, 2017|
|10:|| New Google Street View Cameras With Better Resolution|
Google is rolling out new street view cameras to capture better street imagery.
|Sept 6, 2017|
|11:|| Google's Shopper Tracking Attracts Complaint to FTC|
Google's plan to track and connect bricks and mortar purchases to online advertising has attracted a complaint to the FTC over privacy concerns.
|Aug 1, 2017|
|12:|| Canadian Court Rules Google Must Delete Pirated Products from SERPs Worldwide|
The Supreme Court of Canada has made a ruling that pirated products in Google SERPs must be deleted, not just in Canada, but World-wide.
|June 29, 2017|
|13:|| Google Fined $2.7 Billion Over Antitrust for Comparison Shopping Service|
The European Commission has fined Google Euros 2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) for abusing dominance as search engine by giving illegal advantage to own comparison shopping service.
|June 27, 2017|
|14:|| Google Reacts to Advertisers Suspending ads on YouTube|
Google says it's expanding "safeguards to advertisers" following advertisers suspending advertising on YouTube.
|Mar 21, 2017|
|15:|| Google Cloud Joins .NET Foundation|
Google is joining the Technical Steering Group of the .NET Foundation.
|Nov 16, 2016|
|16:|| The End Of Google Fiber?|
According to a new report Google Fiber was told to slash staff numbers in half and drastically reduce installation costs
|Aug 26, 2016|
|17:|| Google, Alphabet Q2, 2016, Profit up 24pct to $4.88 billion|
Google's, or I should say, Alphabet's, latest result for its Q2, 2016 show that its Year on year profits growth of 24% to $4.88 billion was ahead of analysts expectations.
|July 29, 2016|
|18:|| New EU Antitrust Investigations Against Google over AdWords and AdSense|
The EU has filed new antitrust investigations alleging Google's comparison shopping, and AdWords and AdSense breach EU rules.
|July 14, 2016|
|19:|| Court Rules Class Action Can Proceed Against Google Over AdWords|
U.S. Supreme Court has ruled the Class Action lawsuit can proceed.
|June 7, 2016|
|20:|| Google's Paris Office Raided By Investigators|
Google is accused of owing the French state Euros1.6bn, or $1.8bn in unpaid taxes.
|May 24, 2016|
|21:|| Getty Images Files E.U. Complaint Against Google for Enabling Image Piracy|
Getty Images is taking action in the E.U. over what it describes as Google image search encouraging piracy.
|Apr 27, 2016|
|22:|| E.U. Charges Google For Abusing its Monopoly on Android OS|
E.U. has charged Google over its dominance and imposing restrictions on Android OS device manufacturers.
|Apr 20, 2016|
|23:|| Over 750,000 Web Hijacking Incidents Tracked By Google in One Year|
Google's study shows that it tracked 760,935 hijacking incidents during July, 2014 - June, 2015 via its Safe Browsing and Search Quality programs.
|Apr 19, 2016|
|24:|| E.U. Considering a Tax on Google Showing Snippets|
The E.U. is considering a snippets tax on Google for what is described as "neighbouring rights" to publishers.
|Mar 30, 2016|
|25:|| Google To Close Google Compare Products|
Google will close down Google Compare in the U.S. and U.K. on March 23, 2016.
|Feb 23, 2016|
|26:|| How Brands are Buying Their Way to the Top of Google|
Are brands free to sell positions in Google Organic SERPs and Google News and big brands are free to buy their way to the top?
|Feb 16, 2016|
|27:|| UK: Streetmap Loses "Anticompetitive" Case Against Google|
Although Streetmap has lost the case, it plans to appeal the ruling...
|Feb 12, 2016|
|28:|| Alphabet Q4 and Year End, 18pct Up to $21.329 Billion|
Alphabet, Google's parent, showed strong growth for Google in the last quarter, and for its FY 2015.
|Feb 2, 2016|
|29:|| Google Says IPv6 Now Exceeds 10pct of its Users|
...for the first time the percentage of users accessing Google over IPv6 exceeds 10pct.
|Jan 4, 2016|
|30:|| Report: Google Building New Mobile Messaging Chatbot Service With AI|
Reports indicate Google is working on a new mobile messenger service which may use AI chatbot technology.
|Dec 23, 2015|
|31:|| Google Takes Steps Over Digital Certificate Security|
According to Symantec it doesn't believe its customers of secure sites will be impacted by this removal.
|Dec 16, 2015|
|32:|| Google Releases Its Machine Learning System, TensorFlow, to Open Source|
Google releases TensorFlow, its second generation machine learning system to open source.
|Nov 10, 2015|
|33:|| Google: EU Antitrust Fine is "Inappropriate"|
Google says that a fine, potentially as much as $6.6 billion, would be "inappropriate."
|Nov 3, 2015|
|34:|| Report: Google to Roll Chrome Operating System Into Android|
According to reports, Google plans to introduce its new, single operating system in 2017.
|Oct 30, 2015|
|35:|| Alphabet Announces Q3 2015 Results of Google |
A strong performance from Google in Q3, with net income of $3.98bn, up from $2.74bn in the same quarter last year.
|Oct 23, 2015|
|36:|| YouTube "Red," Ad-Free Subscription Service Announced|
The service launches on 28 October.
|Oct 22, 2015|
|37:|| Google Changes "First Click Free" Policy For Google News and Search|
Google has updated its First Click Free policy over subscriber content behind a pay wall.
|Sept 29, 2015|
|38:|| Google's Appeal Rejected By France, and "Right to be Forgotten" Should Apply Globally|
France has rejected Google's appeal and says it must apply the "Right to be Forgotten" on a global basis.
|Sept 21, 2015|
|39:|| Google unveils new logo|
Google's new logo is not just for the desktop anymore
|Sept 2, 2015|
|40:|| Google Challenges the European Commission's Statement of Objections|
"We believe that the SO's preliminary conclusions are wrong as a matter of fact, law, and economics."
|Aug 30, 2015|