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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 December 12, 2013

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BitTorrent returns to Google search's auto-complete

After striving to rework its image and prove it doesn't deal in piracy, BitTorrent is quietly allowed back into the Web giant's auto-complete search suggestions.

By September 24, 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 July 31, 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 June 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 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 April 16, 2013

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US Patent Office rejects Apple autocomplete patent used against Samsung

The decision by the USPTO, while relevant to the most recent Apple v. Samsung patent-infringement trial, isn't final and could take months or years to come to conclusion.

By August 7, 2014

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Apple University preaches mantra of simplicity to employees

Three Apple employees spoke to The New York Times about the company's secretive internal training program, revealing some of the lessons the tech firm tries to impart.

By August 11, 2014

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With faster Chrome browser, Google offers an Android alternative

On mobile devices, the Web hasn't lived up to its promise of a universal programming foundation. Google is trying to change that.

By June 26, 2014

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Opera's Coast browser arrives on iPhone

The Norwegian company expects more people will use the iPhone version of its new Web browser than the iPad version that arrived last year.

By April 24, 2014