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Irish judge denies request to investigate Facebook's NSA ties

A group of Europe-based Facebook users had asked an Ireland-based judge to investigate the social network's relationship with the NSA. It didn't work out.

By June 18, 2014

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Apple's Irish tax strategy gets EU scrutiny, report says

The company is able to save boatloads of cash in taxes each year by funneling money to its Irish subsidiary. And now the EU wants to dig deeper into that practice.

By June 11, 2014

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Magnus Walker's 1966 Irish Green Porsche 911: We caught up with the Urban Outlaw

Magnus Walker is a passionate man. He's worked hard to get to where he is and is now able to indulge his passion for Porsches. We spoke to him about his 1966 Irish Green 911.

By October 4, 2013

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Magnus Walker talks to XCAR about his '66 Irish Green Porsche 911

The Urban Outlaw himself took the time to talk to us about one of his favourite cars form his collection, a '66 Irish Green 911.

October 4, 2013

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Nest's new sales tack: Free thermostats

A deal with Electric Ireland opens a new channel for the Google-owned company's networked thermostats. Nest's CEO expects that it's the first of many such partnerships.

By November 5, 2014

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Ireland to close tax loophole favored by US tech giants

Come 2015, Ireland plans to start doing away with the "Double Irish" tax structure, which has allowed companies like Apple, Google and Facebook to shelter billion of dollars in profits from taxes.

By October 14, 2014

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Control your Bentley with a ten grand phone in CNET UK podcast 407

Luxury marques Vertu and Bentley have teamed up for a phone, while Amazon is delivering your stuff on the same day.

By October 17, 2014

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EU: Apple gets tax advantage from Ireland

The European Commission's competition regulator says something looks fishy in "selective" treatment of Apple by Irish authorities, and he wants answers.

By September 30, 2014

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Google is 'on the right side of history,' says Eric Schmidt

The Big G's executive chairman has responded to recent controversy over privacy and taxation.

By October 16, 2014

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Apple vs. the taxman and Windows turns 10 in CNET UK podcast 405

Apple's tax bill is under scrutiny once again, Virgin vows to bring down the cost of the Premier League, and Windows turns 10.

By October 3, 2014