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|1:|| Google Appoints Ben Gomes as VP Search|
Google makes a change to the VP of Search.
|Apr 3, 2018|
|2:|| Google to Ban All Cryptocurrency Ads From June 2018|
Google has updated its financial services ad policy.
|Mar 14, 2018|
|3:|| 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|
|4:|| Google Consolidates Android Pay and Google Wallet into Google Pay|
Android Pay and Google Wallet are now Google Pay.
|Jan 8, 2018|
|5:|| 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|
|6:|| 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|
|7:|| 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|
|8:|| New Google Street View Cameras With Better Resolution|
Google is rolling out new street view cameras to capture better street imagery.
|Sept 6, 2017|
|9:|| 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|
|10:|| 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|
|11:|| 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|
|12:|| 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|
|13:|| Google Cloud Joins .NET Foundation|
Google is joining the Technical Steering Group of the .NET Foundation.
|Nov 16, 2016|
|14:|| 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|
|15:|| 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|
|16:|| 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|
|17:|| 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|
|18:|| 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|
|19:|| 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|
|20:|| 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|
|21:|| 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|
|22:|| 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|
|23:|| 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|
|24:|| 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|
|25:|| UK: Streetmap Loses "Anticompetitive" Case Against Google|
Although Streetmap has lost the case, it plans to appeal the ruling...
|Feb 12, 2016|
|26:|| 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|
|27:|| 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|
|28:|| 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|
|29:|| 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|
|30:|| 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|
|31:|| Google: EU Antitrust Fine is "Inappropriate"|
Google says that a fine, potentially as much as $6.6 billion, would be "inappropriate."
|Nov 3, 2015|
|32:|| 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|
|33:|| 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|
|34:|| YouTube "Red," Ad-Free Subscription Service Announced|
The service launches on 28 October.
|Oct 22, 2015|
|35:|| 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|
|36:|| 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|
|37:|| Google unveils new logo|
Google's new logo is not just for the desktop anymore
|Sept 2, 2015|
|38:|| 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|
|39:|| Google Unveils Restructuring: Creating Alphabet Inc|
Google Inc. is adopting a new structure that makes it more of a holding company, giving the main Web businesses more independence while providing more transparency into executives' ambitious investments and spending on research. Alphabet Inc. will be the name of what will effectively be a new holding company. Google Inc. will be part of that and include YouTube, Android mobile software and other Web-based products. Alphabet will also include Calico, Google Ventures, Google Capital, Google X and other subsidiaries, the Web company said in a blog post Monday.
|Aug 11, 2015|
|40:|| Google To Defy France's Request for Global "Right to be Forgotten"|
Google asks for France's regulator to withdraw its request for a Global "right-to-be-forgotten."
|July 31, 2015|