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EU: Amazon's tax 'advantage' in Luxembourg hurts Europe

The preliminary results of a European Union investigation sound like tax trouble is brewing for Amazon.

By January 16, 2015


Skype faces Luxembourg probe over NSA Prism program -- report

Officials for the European country investigate whether Skype shared information on Luxembourg-based users with the NSA, according to a report from the Guardian.

By October 11, 2013


EU data transfer deal with US may be illegal, says Europe's top legal counsel

Facebook and other US companies can not adequately protect EU citizens' data from government surveillance, says Advocate General Yves Bot.

By September 23, 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Silicon Valley gives rare blessing to software for church

Startups catering to religious groups promise more parishioners -- and donations.

By August 28, 2015


Amazon changes Europe tax practices amid ongoing probe

The online retail giant will cease funnelling sales through low-tax Luxembourg, a strategy seen as a tax-avoidance effort.

By May 25, 2015


EU launches antitrust investigation into Amazon's e-books business

Europe's regulators want to know whether Amazon's deals with book publishers require them to inform the e-retail giant of more favorable terms from rivals.

By June 11, 2015


Netflix gets set to invade Southern Europe

Already available in Germany, Austria and elsewhere, the US-based streaming-video service says it will expand to Spain, Portugal and Italy later this year.

By June 6, 2015


Cortana vs Siri and Point Break's remake in CNET UK podcast 435

Little hand says its time to rock and roll as we explore the record industry's love-hate relationship with YouTube.

By May 29, 2015


European court: Skype's name too similar to Britain's Sky broadcasting

The judgment prevents Microsoft from trademarking the Skype name and logo in Europe.

By May 5, 2015


EU delays decision in Apple tax probe

Competition Chief Margrethe Vestager says she doesn't want to rush a decision in investigations to determine whether Apple and other companies violated European Union tax rules.

By May 5, 2015