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Explainer: Advertising executives point to five ways Google stifles business

Sep 11 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year advertising business.

EXPLAINER-Advertising execs point to five ways Google stifles business

Sep 11 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK, Sept 11 U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year advertising business.

YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests

Aug 23 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Thursday that its YouTube streaming video service disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after Twitter and Facebook said they dismantled a similar campaign originating in mainland China.

YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests

Aug 23 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Thursday that its YouTube streaming video service disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after Twitter and Facebook said they dismantled a similar campaign originating in mainland China.

YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests

Aug 22 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 22 Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday that its YouTube streaming service disabled 210 channels that showed signs of a coordinated influence operation around videos related to the Hong Kong protests.

Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers

Aug 19 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of Google's concerns that sharing data from users of its Android phone system might attract the scrutiny of users and regulators. | Video

Facebook contractor hikes pay for Indian content reviewers

Aug 19 2019

BENGALURU/SAN FRANCISCO Facebook contractor Genpact has raised minimum wages for the content moderation teams it runs for the Silicon Valley firm in India, the latest sign of improvement for workers after reports of stressful conditions at the social network's sites globally.

Exclusive: Google's jobs search draws antitrust complaints from rivals

Aug 13 2019

BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO Google's fast-growing tool for searching job listings has been a boon for employers and job boards starving for candidates, but several rival job-finding services contend anti-competitive behavior has fueled its rise and cost them users and profits. | Video

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping, recycled plastic for all devices

Aug 05 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic in each of its products by 2022.

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