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EU rejects Google’s antitrust deal again

Rejecting the third version of US group’s draft settlement marks a change of direction that throws open the fate of a contentious four-year probe Asia homepage

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EU likes Google’s in-app purchase policy changes, wants more from Apple

The European Commission’s request for Apple and Google to take additional steps that further protect smartphone and tablet users from unexpected in-app purchases coming from their children. Now, Google said that starting in late September, free games in the Play Store … Continue reading

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Google’s mobile hardware plans may have a bright future after all

In an earnings conference call for its fourth quarter results, Google revealed that it sold more than ads last quarter, with a couple of hardware devices having performed very well during the period. The list includes the Nexus 5 smartphone … Continue reading

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Google’s running machines join robot race

Consumer internet companies are showing a sudden and startling interest in robots as their operations move from the virtual to the real world Asia homepage

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The worst thing about Google’s Nexus 5

BGR reviewed Google’s new Nexus 5 earlier this week and while the phone certainly isn’t perfect, we said it definitely lives up to the hype. In fact, we went even further to state that the Nexus 5 is probably the only … Continue reading

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Google’s next ‘moonshot’: Tearing down language barriers

Google’s “moonshots” — that is, projects that the company pursues even if they seem far-fetched — are one of its defining features. Spiegel reports that Google’s Translate team has enormous ambitions to eventually eliminate language barriers with the development of … Continue reading

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Google’s Sergey Brin bankrolls lab-grown beefburger

Food writers take to a London stage to taste beef grown from muscle stem cells by Dutch scientists – meaty but bland is the verdict on the €700,000 experiment Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Can half a billion dollars make Google’s Moto X a hit?

Going up against Apple’s iPhone 5S, Samsung’s Galaxy Note III, LG’s G2 and a handful of other flagship phones this fall isn’t going to be easy for the Moto X, the first Motorola smartphone that will be heavily influenced by … Continue reading

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New antitrust investigation targets Google’s display ad business

Google is once again said to be at the center of an antitrust investigation over its business practices. According to a report from Bloomberg, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is looking into whether Google is using its dominance in the … Continue reading

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New antitrust investigation targets Google’s display ad business

Google is once again said to be at the center of an antitrust investigation over its business practices. According to a report from Bloomberg, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is looking into whether Google is using its dominance in the … Continue reading

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