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European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup

A resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.

By November 27, 2014

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European Parliament to call for breakup of Google, report says

The Internet giant faces yet another tussle with European officials, who want Google to split off its search business.

By November 21, 2014

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Send a breakup letter to your carrier, courtesy of T-Mobile

T-Mobile really wants you to break up with your current carrier. So much it's even going to help you write a breakup letter.

By January 21, 2014

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US expresses 'concern' over EU proposal to break up Google

The United States Mission to the European Union says antitrust issues should not be "politicized."

By November 25, 2014

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EU wants 'right to be forgotten' applied globally

Privacy watchdogs in Europe say the controversial ruling, which affects only local European versions of Google's search engine, should be applied more broadly.

By November 26, 2014

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen likes idea of company breakup

Allen's chief investment officer floats the idea of Microsoft spinning off consumer businesses, like search advertising and Xbox.

By November 5, 2013

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BlackBerry reportedly open to breakup to pull off sale

Current suitor Fairfax Financial Holdings may not be able to raise enough cash to buy the company as a whole, says Bloomberg.

By October 10, 2013

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Love fights back! After BreakUp Text, now MakeUp Text

You might imagine that the people behind BreakUp Text, the app that breaks up with your lover for you, might have a follow-up. Here it is: MakeUp Text. It's bound to work, of course.

By August 5, 2013

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Progress! An app that sends a breakup text for you

BreakUp Text is an app that does the dirty work for you. Because, well, why bother telling your lover sayonara yourself? Who needs the grief?

By July 27, 2013

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Your Facebook News Feed is about to have fewer ads

The world's largest social network is reducing the number of promoted posts that show up in user's feeds, essentially nudging Page owners to buy ads instead.

By November 14, 2014