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U.K. watchdog demands probe into Google tax affairs

The search giant should be investigated by the U.K. tax authority over its approach to paying taxes, says a report by a parliamentary watchdog.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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Loaded: VP of Twitter affairs

Google launches a slew of products at once (as usual), the United Nations Library goes online, and we explore how to get a job doing nothing but tweeting.

By Apr. 21, 2009

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Digital invites suit up for black-tie affairs

Electronic invitations have long been the domain of clip art and impromptu backyard pool parties. But with improved options and more focus on eco-consciousness, that's changing.

By Aug. 12, 2008

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Apple on hiring spree in China, report says

The company is reportedly hiring more than 200 people across security, environmental affairs, and retail positions.

By Aug. 16, 2013

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Mozilla proposes Web tech for sharing personal interests

The Interests API would let browsers infer what people are interested in and, when those people give permission, share that information with Web sites that could tailor content or ads accordingly.

By Jul. 25, 2013

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Snowden stole co-worker's password, NSA memo alleges

The co-worker, who resigned after being stripped of his security clearance, input his password into Snowden's computer "at Snowden's request," according to a memo obtained by NBC News.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Russia blocks access to several Web sites critical of Putin

Russian government orders ISPs to cut access to a handful of opposition Web sites, some of which have criticized recent military incursions on the Crimean peninsula.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Will Nadella appointment weigh on debate over tech visas?

In what some might call an advertisement for the classic story of an immigrant pursuing the American dream, Redmond's new boss, Satya Nadella, was born in Hyderabad, India. Now he's running Microsoft.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Is wearing Google Glass to propose insane? Watch this and decide

To celebrate Valentine's weekend, Google releases a video of Explorers proposing to their loved ones. It's very something, but very what?

By Feb. 16, 2014

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Drone deliveries get off the ground in Dubai

The United Arab Emirates plans to deliver official documents via 18-inch, four-propeller, unmanned aerial drones that come equipped with fingerprint and eye-recognition security systems.

By Feb. 10, 2014