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Google Cloud names Thomas Kurian to replace CEO Diane Greene

Nov 16 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Former Oracle Corp product chief Thomas Kurian will replace Diane Greene as head of the cloud division at Alphabet Inc's Google in the coming weeks, Greene announced in a blog post on Friday, after a tumultuous year for the business.

Facebook defends Russia response, updates plan to curb misbehavior

Nov 15 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Facebook Inc Chairman and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended his response to Russian election meddling on the world's largest social media network and issued a new plan aimed at stifling misbehavior while maintaining a vibrant hub for online speech.

Nigerian firm takes blame for routing Google traffic through China

Nov 13 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Nigeria's Main One Cable Co took responsibility on Tuesday for a glitch that temporarily caused some Google global traffic to be misrouted through China, saying it accidentally caused the problem during a network upgrade.

Nigerian firm takes blame for routing Google traffic through China

Nov 13 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Nigeria's Main One Cable Co took responsibility on Tuesday for a glitch that temporarily caused some Google global traffic to be misrouted through China, saying it accidentally caused the problem during a network upgrade.

Nigerian firm takes blame for routing Google traffic through China

Nov 13 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 13 Nigerian internet provider Main One Cable Co took responsibility on Tuesday for a glitch that caused some Google traffic to be temporarily misrouted through China, saying it accidentally caused the problem during a network upgrade.

Twitter cuts suspect users from follower counts again, blames bug

Nov 09 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Twitter Inc made another attempt to make users' tallies of followers more accurate on Friday, subtracting millions of suspicious followers which had reappeared on the social media service since a major purge in July.

Google hears protesters, changes sexual harassment policies

Nov 08 2018

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday it would change the way it handles sexual harassment claims, a week after 20,000 of its workers around the world walked off their jobs to protest its response to such issues. | Video

Facebook, Google tools reveal political ad removal data

Nov 07 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Public databases that shine a light on online political ads - launched by Facebook and Google before Tuesday's U.S. elections - offer the public the first broad view of how quickly the companies yank advertisements that break their rules.

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