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Man sues gov't for harassment, blames Google's autocomplete

A former government contractor says he was fired after Google's search engine autocompleted his attempted "How to make a radio-controlled airplane" by offering the word "bomb."

By Dec. 12, 2013

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How to enable dial-pad autocomplete in Android 4.3

It doesn't make sense that it took so long for Google to add this feature, but it's here now, and here's how to enable it in the latest version of Jelly Bean.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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A is for Amazon: Google's autocomplete alphabet

Have you done your ABCs with Google lately? Autocomplete for single letters tells us a few things about what's on our minds and who's top dog from A to Z.

By Sep. 7, 2012

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Google loses autocomplete defamation suit in Japan

The search engine is ordered to change its autocomplete function and pay damages to a man who sued saying his name was being linked to crimes.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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RSS, autocomplete URLs hit new Android Firefox beta

Flat design is in, including the new Firefox logo. Meanwhile, the beta version of the Android browser picks up some helpful usability features.

By Jun. 27, 2013

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Google loses case in Germany over autocomplete search suggestions

The company will not have to remove autocomplete in Germany, but it must evaluate potential defamation claims when they are brought to its attention.

By May. 14, 2013

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Google wipes Pirate Bay from Autocomplete searches

In an effort to curb online piracy, the search giant is censoring Web sites in its Instant and Autocomplete feature "that are frequently used to find content that infringes copyrights."

By Sep. 10, 2012

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Japanese court besmirches Google's autocomplete feature

A Tokyo court approves an injunction against the Web giant after a man allegedly lost his job due to his name being associated with criminal acts in the autocomplete search function.

By Mar. 26, 2012

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Tackling slow address autocomplete in Mail

Apple's Mail program supports autocompletion of e-mail addresses as they are entered; however, sometimes this process can cause the program to hang.

By Jul. 5, 2011

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Google must delete 'torrent' from autocomplete, court says

A French court rules that the search giant might have to curb "piracy-related" words in its autocomplete and instant features.

By Jul. 18, 2012