| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Google Inc said it would expand its same-day shopping delivery service to three new U.S. cities and start charging customers for the service, which competes with Amazon.com Inc.
The Google Express service, which was earlier only available in certain...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Employees suing Apple, Google and two other tech companies over hiring practices said an appeals court should not approve a $324.5 million settlement in the case, according to a court filing on Tuesday.
Plaintiff workers accused Apple, Google, Intel...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Government spying on electronic communications has outraged Internet users and now threatens to harm technology firms' ability to do business internationally, tech leaders said during a roundtable discussion.
Executives from Facebook, Google,...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 2:14 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 80 environmental, labor and civic groups on Tuesday urged eBay Inc to end its association with the political group the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), weeks after Google Inc abruptly left ALEC over its...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:41 PM
(Reuters) - Softbank Corp's investment in a Hollywood movie studio represents the coming out party for two new players in the U.S. entertainment industry -- the Japanese telecommunications company and Nikesh Arora, the former Google Inc executive...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Google is being accused by a Hollywood lawyer representing several women whose photos were stolen from their Apple iCloud accounts of failing to remove images from its services -- with an explicit threat of a lawsuit demanding more than $100 million....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Tech companies have learned it makes sense to have friends along the political spectrum.
But sometimes those friends become a liability.
This week's announcements by Google, Facebook and Yelp that they are quitting the American Legislative Exchange...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Google is breaking ties with the American Legislative Exchange Council, a prominent network of conservative state legislators that, among other projects, works to roll back laws that promote solar and wind power, the company's chairman said Monday....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Google's effort to build strong alliances with Republican politicians and conservative advocacy groups is paying dividends on Capitol Hill but has created a growing marketing and public-relations headache for the company.
Climate-change activists have...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 11:21 AM
BRUSSELS/MADRID (Reuters) - A specialist panel appointed by search engine giant Google to help it implement a landmark court ruling on privacy rights held a meeting in Madrid on Tuesday, their first in a seven-stop tour to gather the views of European...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:51 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - New international tax rules proposed on Tuesday could eliminate structures that have allowed companies such as Google Inc and Amazon.com Inc to shave billions of dollars off their tax bills.
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation...