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Google shakes up European operations amid regulatory scrutiny

A Google exec says the realignment will help Google respond more quickly to what's happening in individual countries.

By February 26, 2015

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Expedia snaps up rival Orbitz for $1.3 billion

The two online travel companies will come together in hopes of fighting Priceline, Expedia's much larger competitor.

By February 12, 2015

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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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Watch the CGI penguin Brits are losing their minds over

"It's officially Christmas," says one teary-eyed Tweeter -- watch the John Lewis ad that has become a British Christmas tradition.

By November 6, 2014

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Google edges closer to antitrust deal with Europe

The search giant's latest concessions to settle the dispute are seen as a positive step by the European Commission.

By October 1, 2013

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Workshop teaches kids to hot-wire cars

Real-world applications of mechanics reinforce concepts, but this workshop teaches kids life skills normally picked up only on the streets.

By January 19, 2011

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Google may dodge FTC's antitrust bullet, report says

Federal regulators scrutinizing Google may not have a strong enough case to file a lawsuit targeting the company's search service, Bloomberg reports.

By November 21, 2012

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What an anti-Google antitrust case by the FTC may look like

Washington, D.C., lawyer paid by Google's competitors says carving the Mountain View search company into multiple parts isn't "necessarily what's called for here," but might end up happening.

By October 25, 2012

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Apple hit by patent suit over Passbook

A software development company is claiming patent infringment on the part of Apple's new Passbook electronic ticketing system.

By October 2, 2012

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Google under fire for travel search placement

Competitors say Google's recently introduced practice of placing travel search results on top of everything else is a problem.

By December 27, 2011