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# google - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Google row: The EU has shown its contempt for success – and another reason to leave

The EU’s message to Google: thanks for the free operating system, guys. Please keep producing that, thanks. But you can’t use it to promote your services.

# google - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Google's latest EU headache could end up affecting how your phone operates

The European Commission has accused Android of abusing its own dominant position to promote its own services.

# google - Friday 8 April, 2016

Think Google's robots are weird? You ain't seen nothing yet

These two-legged robots are the latest creation from one of Google’s robotics labs in Japan.

# google - Friday 1 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge Google got rid of their April Fool's prank because no one thought it was funny Mic Drop

Google got rid of their April Fool's prank because no one thought it was funny

You can do anything, but don’t mess with people’s emails.

# google - Monday 14 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 times Google Street View captured the true essence of Ireland Need More Blur

# google - Thursday 10 March, 2016

There's footage of the moment Google's self-driving car hit a bus

Nobody was injured in the incident which happened on Valentine’s Day.

# google - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

The founder of the controversial site 4chan is now joining Google

Christopher Poole says he will contribute “my own experience from a dozen years of building online communities” as part of his new role.

# google - Monday 7 March, 2016

This is what Google has chosen to be its 1916 Easter Commemoration Doodle

The winning design was drawn by 12-year-old Mia Buckley from Summercove National School.

# google - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Google's self-driving cars learned an important lesson about driving near buses

Thankfully neither of them were travelling at speed when they crashed.

# google - Sunday 21 February, 2016

# google - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Google's internet-balloon test flight goes awry as one crashes in tea field

The balloon is part of Google’s efforts to bring internet connectivity to remote regions.

# google - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Nearly half of everyone watching TV last night tuned into RTÉ Leaders' Debate

And here’s what you were searching on Google while watching the debate…

One of Google's secret projects was to build automated vertical farms

The idea was part of X, the company’s secretive research department, but the experiment was eventually scrapped.

# google - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Google's European president doesn't know how much he gets paid

Nice problem to have.

'Is Labour dead?': We answer the big election questions you've been Googling

You’ve asked the search engine some pretty odd and interesting questions.

# google - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Another nail in Flash's coffin as Google plans to ban it from ads

Google will ban Flash-based ads at the start of next year, continuing its move to phase it out of its products entirely.

# google - Monday 8 February, 2016

Google doesn't just want its cars to be driverless but wireless too

The company is testing out wireless charging with its self-driving cars, by using a special transmitter embedded in the ground

# google - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

The world's most valuable company begins with an A, but it's no longer Apple

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is now the world’s most valuable company.

# google - Monday 1 February, 2016

Google Chrome will be getting itself a makeover

And you can access some of the changes so long as you don’t mind messing with experimental features.

# google - Friday 29 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge When you search 'Tallaght' on Google, something bad happens Tallafornia

# google - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Google is to pay its UK taxes in Britain from now on, rather than in Ireland...

The online giant is to pay €172 million in back taxes in the UK following a six-year probe by UK revenue and customs.

# google - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Is Ireland a one-trick pony by enticing corporations with low taxes?

Cillian Doyle says Ireland is a tax haven and we should change our ways before the decisions are taken out of our hands.

# google - Saturday 16 January, 2016

The Nexus 6P is the device Google needed to show off Android's strengths Tech Review This post contains images

The Nexus 6P is the device Google needed to show off Android's strengths

The Nexus range isn’t exactly associated with premium range, but the 6P changes all of that.

# google - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations

Its autonomous cars experienced 272 cases where drivers were required to grab the wheel, and avoided 11 crashes.

# google - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Google team up with Colin Farrell to tell the story of the Rising...and it's wonderful

The impressive interactive website was launched this evening.

# google - Monday 11 January, 2016

This is how self-driving cars are learning to deal with bad conditions

The likes of Google and Ford are teaching their autonomous cars to drive safely in snowy and wet conditions.

# google - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

First prototype from mystery electric car startup revealed

The company expects to bring its first car to market in around two years time.

# google - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

These are the best smartphone apps of 2015

A wide variety of apps for any taste.

# google - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Hickeys, Charlie and UFC: Here's what we were all searching for on Google this year

“How to get rid of hickeys fast?” Really Ireland?

# google - Sunday 13 December, 2015

What apps allow you to activate two-step verification?

Instead of needing SMS to get a code, there are apps that generate them themselves.

# google - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Ryanair is taking Google to court

The company said it started the action yesterday.

# google - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

A bug caused Google to bury rivals like Yelp and TripAdvisor in its search results

The company says it is working on a fix for local search, but its rivals aren’t convinced it’s a bug.

# google - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Have you seen Google's deadly new Star Wars Easter egg? Use The Force

# google - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

YouTube has a new way for Irish parents to keep their kids quiet

But the company has come under fire in the US for exposing children to deceptive ads.

# google - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Is the Nexus 5X Google's return to form in the smartphone market? Tech Review This post contains images

Is the Nexus 5X Google's return to form in the smartphone market?

After the mixed reaction to the Nexus 6, Google has released two phones this time, but what role does the 5X play?

# google - Saturday 14 November, 2015

So there are two new Chromecast devices, but what's different this time?

Google has given its cheap streaming device a fresh look and created an audio version, but is there more to it than that?

Think Ireland's corporate tax is unfair? Wave goodbye to Apple and thousands of jobs if we change it

Anyone in our political sphere who proposes to jeopardise this arrangement from within is an economic saboteur, writes Aaron McKenna.

# google - Friday 6 November, 2015

Your personal data was talked about at the Web Summit, but it looks like you might have to pay to keep it safe in the future

Privacy could become a product purchased by the rich and an unattainable luxury for the poor, writes Maria Helen Murphy.

# google - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

A Google employee lives in a truck in the company's car park and saves 90% of his income

He has been able to start paying off his student debt.