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Upstart Russian browser strips down to take on Google

Taking on the tech industry's biggest companies might seem a fool's errand, but Russia's Yandex has reason to think its Web browser has a chance challenging Chrome.

By May 21, 2015

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Yandex browser's tidy new interface puts Web apps first

A subdued address bar and revamped new-tab page gives the browser a clean look that the Russian company says is better suited to Web apps. Yandex plans a mobile-device version later.

By November 28, 2014

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Yandex suite of free Android tools sidesteps Google

The Russian search and software company announced free software that brings a Yandex-flavored experience to Android phones.

By February 20, 2014

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Facebook opens public data to Russian search engine Yandex

Posts and comments from Facebook users in Russia will now wend their way to Yandex's search results.

By January 14, 2014

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Google faces European charge it abused search dominance

The European Commission opens a legal case that could change how Google search works -- and impose a massive fine. It also begins an inquiry about Android.

By April 15, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6 to let you hide preinstalled apps

Owners of the new smartphones will apparently be able to hide many of the apps that come already loaded.

By March 23, 2015

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Google faces potential antitrust probe in Russia

Russian search engine Yandex is up in arms over the bundling of Google's search app with Android.

By February 18, 2015

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Google hit by Russian antitrust probe

The search giant has been accused of monopolizing space on Android devices by requiring manufacturers to bundle its own services and locking out the competition.

By February 20, 2015

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Be warned: Google enlists Chrome in push for encrypted Web

Google has taken its first step to flag ordinary sites like Wikipedia and CNN with a security warning because they are unencrypted, allowing all data transmissions to be viewed by the prying eyes of hackers or governments.

By January 30, 2015

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Ex-Opera CEO composes Vivaldi, a new Web browser

It's unlikely to dethrone major names like Chrome and IE, but CEO Jon von Tetzchner hopes Vivaldi will attract power users who want a full-featured PC browser.

By January 27, 2015