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# google - Saturday 16 September, 2017

EU ministers are trying to make Facebook and Google pay more tax

At least 10 ministers have called for it.

# google - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Lawsuit accuses Google of paying women less than men

Google said it disagrees with the “central allegations”.

# google - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Ireland's biggest newspaper group wants Google and Facebook to pay for news

Company chairman Leslie Buckley said traditional publishers should ‘demand payment’ from the online duopoly.

# google - Friday 11 August, 2017

Google cancels meeting to discuss gender and diversity due to 'safety concerns'

Questions being posed internally by employees, along with some of their names, began appearing on outside websites.

# google - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Google sacks worker who said women don't fill tech jobs due to 'biological issues' in internal memo

US media reports have said that the employee was removed from their position after violating the company code of conduct.

# google - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Google won't have to pay €1 billion tax in France - because its Irish subsidiary is not taxable there

A French court ruled in favour of the search engine giant today.

# google - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Emails between Google and Uber show how the tech giants became enemies

Uber was suspicious that Google was going to launch a competing lift-sharing service.

# google - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

EU fines Google €2.4 billion for 'abusing its market dominance'

The EU accused Google of giving its own online service, Google Shopping, too much priority over competitors.

# google - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

A Google AI beat the world's best player at this ancient Chinese board game

“I feel like his game is more and more like the ‘Go god’. Really, it is brilliant,” the player said.

# google - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Use Gmail? Sneaky hackers use contact emails to attack Google Docs

The internet giant has managed to contain the attack.

# google - Monday 6 March, 2017

Google vows fix for 'inappropriate' search results

The search engine was bringing people to fake news.

# google - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Uber executive leaves after claims he failed to disclose sex harassment allegation

The exec has denied he is guilty of any such behaviour.

# google - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Even the head of Google couldn't answer one of their interview questions

You’re the captain of a ship that finds treasure…

# google - Friday 30 December, 2016

From The42 Euro 2016, Mourinho and what is the time in Rio: Ireland's most Googled sports searches in 2016 Google It

Euro 2016, Mourinho and what is the time in Rio: Ireland's most Googled sports searches in 2016

What is COYBIG and Ireland vs New Zealand were also popular searches.

# google - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Google has added 100 spanking new cars to its self-driving fleet

These cars are due on the public roads early in 2017.

# google - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Come join on a Google News Lab Fellowship

We have an exciting opportunity coming up for bright new talent.

# google - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Here are the things we Googled most in 2016 - can you guess what made the top spot?

Politicians, celebrities, and pokémon were among the things that dominated our online curiosity in 2016.

# google - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

What exactly are Google and Facebook doing about the spread of fake news?

The tech giants have faced consistent accusations of affecting the US election since Donald Trump’s victory last week.

# google - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Watch out Apple - Google has finally hit the market with an uber smartphone of its own

Google’s Pixel smartphone range, along with all sorts of other tech tidbits, launched in San Francisco today.

# google - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Google's Irish boss thinks government departments need to be more like Estonia

The eastern European country has been quick to embrace new technology.

# google - Monday 26 September, 2016

These are the companies Ireland's graduates most want to work for

The latest GradIreland survey of employer popularity put accountancy group KPMG top with two Irish banks jumping up the ranks.

# google - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying burrito

Chipotle is really taking off after its decision to test burrito delivering drones.

# google - Saturday 10 September, 2016

This is how you can see everything you've ever searched for on Google

Including any Maps, YouTube and voice searches you have ever made.

# google - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Court orders Google to turn over identity of person who ran alleged defamatory ad campaign

The company believes a competitor ran the campaign.

# google - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

There's a new version of Android out, but good luck getting your hands on it

Unless you have a Nexus device, you’ll be waiting a while.

# google - Thursday 11 August, 2016

The world's biggest meat company is coming to Ireland but it's a 'total joke'

The move of the Brazilian multinational’s parent company has been criticised as a “brass-plate operation”.

# google - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

# google - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Google wants to expand how it tracks you for ads - and it's giving you a choice

And yes, Google still knows quite a lot about you.

# google - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Could these building blocks help encourage children to code?

Google is working on Project Bloks, a way to teach kids how to code without overwhelming them.

# google - Saturday 25 June, 2016

PHOTOS: Google's new London office is very fancy

Employees will be given free food, access to a 90m running track, massages and cookery classes.

# google - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Google has greatly improved one of the iPhone's forgotten features

Anyone remember Live Photos? Anyone?

# google - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Dublin Airport the first airfield in the world to be on Google's Street View

People can now go beyond the window seat to tour the new runway and surrounding airfields.

# google - Friday 3 June, 2016

Google is now teaching its self-driving cars to beep by themselves

It’s the next logical step forward.

# google - Thursday 2 June, 2016

# google - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Google has a creepy plan to help kill off the password

Project Abacus would analyse everything you do on your phone so it can tell that you’re the owner.

# google - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Google patents sticky car bonnets so pedestrians attach to it when hit

The bonnet of the car is covered by an “eggshell-like” cover that breaks if it collides with a person.

# google - Monday 9 May, 2016

People are confused over Google changing its links from blue to black

It’s part of its regular design tests to see what its users respond to better.

# google - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Politician takes first right to be forgotten case in Irish history after 'being compared to Isis'

Mark Savage was called a homophobe on Reddit during the local elections in 2014.

# google - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

The simple contact lens could be the next place for your camera

The latest patent awarded to Sony describes a contact lens that can take photos by recognising deliberate blinks.

# google - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

One of Android's handier features is something you've likely forgotten about

The quick search feature Now on Tap is incredibly useful, if you remember it’s there.