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Google 'reveals user' over Gmail child abuse images 2014. BBC Technology News.
Google devs: Tearing Chrome away from OpenSSL not that easy 2014. The Register. Neil McAllister. Custom BoringSSL fork not quite a drop-in replacement yet.
Why Google Is Yanking Negative Coverage Of Powerful People From Its Searchs 2014. Huffington Post. Jack Mirkinson.
Google to plonk tentacles on 'unwired' world w $1bn launch of 180-satelites 2014. The Register. Simon Rockman. Rushes past Facebook to get at juicy emerging markets.
Google Glass teardown puts rock-bottom price on hardware 2014. The Register. Shaun Nichols. Google objects to notion that $1500 headset only costs $80 to make.
A Year with Google Glass Will Turn You Into an Obnoxious Monster 2014. The Wire. Connor Simpson.
Google kills fake anti-virus app that hit No. 1 on Play charts 2014. The Register. Richard Chirgwin. No ads! No battery drain! No functionality! And no credibility for Google.
Microsoft-backed lobby demands market test of Google's proposed 'search fix 2014. The Register. Kelly Fiveash. Settlement deal could be a matter of days away for ad giant.
Google's Nest Acquisition Targets Smart Homes In A Digital World 2014. Huffington Post. Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press.
2013. Huffington Post. Gerry Smith. Google To Pay $17 Million Fine For Secretly Following You Online.
US lawmakers question Google over privacy policy 2012. The Register. Brid-Aine Parnell. Politicos ask if Chocolate Factory's new rules violate an FTC agreement.
Why grill Google over web dominance? It has none 2011. The Register. Matt Asay. Nobody wants Chocolate Factory chocolate any more.
Closed, Says Google, but Shops' Signs Say Open 2011. New York Times. David Segal. `nuke your competitor'.
Google Apps boss says cloud computing is your destiny 2011. The Register. Cade Metz. 'Everybody' will move to the heavens.
Google Finds It Hard to Reinvent Philanthropy 2011. New York Times. Stephaneie Strom and Miguel Helft.
Why Wouldn't Google Mirror WikiLeaks? 2010. Business Insider. John Battelle, Searchblog. Commentary.
My, little Google, how big, fast and spooky you've grown 2010. Globe and Mail. Elizabeth Renzetti.
Google Instant - more searches, less thought 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. Sergey Brin gets in your head.
South Korean Police Raid Google Office 2010. New York Times. Choe Sang-Hun.
Giant Step Into Travel for Google 2010. New York Times. Brad Stone and Jad Mouawad.
Watchdog calls for Google break-up 2010. The Register. John Oates. Urges DoJ to investigate.
Watchdog calls for Google break-up 2010. The Register. John Oates. Urges DoJ to investigate.
'Larry and Sergey' to offload 10m Google shares 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. AKA $5.5 billion.
Google too powerful, warns German minister 2010. The Register. John Oates. You can have too much of a non-evil thing.
The Science of Managing Search Ads 2009. New York Times. Miguel Helft. Search engine marketing.
Google Books opens French front in war with publishers 2009. The Register. Chris Williams. Google, copyright.
Google's doing to Twitterbook what it's doing to copyright 2009. The Register. Andrew Orlowski. Wave: Stealing your lunch 2.0.
Google brands ebook monopoly critics 'shortsighted' 2009. The Register. Cade Metz. Google "privatizing our libraries".
Google turns analytical engine inwards 2009. The Register. Bill Ray. Clicks for nothing, money for free....
Google Book-Scanning Pact to Give Libraries Input on Price 2009. New York Times. Miguel Helft. Exclusive rights to "orphaned" copyrights....
New Mood in Antitrust May Target Google 2009. New York Times. Steve Lohr and Miguel Helft. But then again, maybe not....
Data, Not Design, Is King in the Age of Google 2009. New York Times. Miguel Helft. The King is in the counting house....
Google money machine defies common sense 2009. The Register. Cade Metz. Advertisers shrink, ads expand.
Privacy campaigner vows legal challenge to Google Street View 2009. The Register. Out-Law.com. UK challenge to Street View.
Google cranks up the Consensus Engine 2008. The Register. Andrew Oriowski.
Google slows data center empire expansion 2008. The Register. Cade Metz. Growth limited by "volatile economic conditions".
Google News farce triggers Wall Street sell-off 2008. The Register. Cade Metz. Google, business.
Country mice oppose Yahoogle 2008. The Register. Cade Metz. Search engine monopolies.
World realizes Google home page is 'illegal' 2008. The Register. Cade Metz. Is what's good for the goose good for the Google?.
The Human Touch That May Loosen Google's Grip 2007. New York Times. Randall Stross. One percent of search market share = 1 billion $.
Planet Google Wants You 2006. New York Times. Alex Williams. "Google's benign dictatorship".
Electronic Frontier Foundation issues Google Desktop Warning 2006. The Register. John Leyden. Google rifles your desk, helps itself.
Janet Jackson's jub tops Google search list 2005. The Register. Lester Haines. The top ten Google searches for 2005.
The worse Google gets, the more money it makes? The Register. Google, business.
77% of Google users don't know it records personal data The Register. Google, privacy.

Ethics
Europe Offers to Let Google Settle Potential Antitrust Charges 2012. New York Times. James Kanter.
Google Reaches $500 Million Settlement With Government 2011. New York Times. Claire Cain Miller.
Google fights to hide incriminating emails 2011. The Register. Bill Ray. You said what? To whom?.
Google's advertising system under US investigation 2011. BBC Business News. British Broadcasting Corporation. BBC.
Google's copyright review: Google lays down the Google law 2011. The Register. Andrew Orlowski. Dear Professor Hargreaves. This is what you will do....
Europe Inquiry Focuses on Google Business Practice 2011. New York Times. James Kanter.
Google accused of hard-coding own links in search 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. Harvard prof waves Google antitrust 'smoking gun'.
Google's Wi-Fi sniff probe reveals 'criminal intent' - PI 2010. The Register. John Oates. 'We paid them to say what?'.
Google chief Eric Schmidt downplays wi-fi privacy row 2010. BBC News. British Broadcasting Corporation. Jonathan Fildes.
Google knew YouTube did evil, but bought it anyway 2010. The Register. Andrew Oriowski. Elastic ethics.
Google to flee China on April 10, says report 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. Announcement on Monday. Apparently..
Google '99.9%' certain to pull China search plug 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. At some unspecified point in the future.
China warns Google over uncensored search threat 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. Stop filtering and 'you will bear the consequences'.
We will stop censoring when we stop 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. Google: 'no timetable' on China talks.
Google co-founder: Maybe we'll stay in China after all 2010. The Register. Kelly Fiveash. Brin Preaches to the unconverted.
China swings at Clinton as Schmidt fudges exit plan 2010. The Register. John Oates. When I say pull out, what I mean is.....
For Google, a Threat to China With Little Revenue at Stake 2010. New York Times. Miguel Helft. Marketing move?.
Google may exit China following 'highly targeted' attack 2010. The Register. Dan Goodin. Human rights activists hit in 20 company dragnet.
Google, Citing Cyber Attack, Threatens to Exit China 2010. New York Times. Miguel Helft and John Markoff.
Google Apologizes to Chinese Authors 2010. New York Times. Andrew Jacobs.
Google book scanners apologize to Chinese scribes 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. Sorry for the poor communication - not the scanning.
Google (still) pocketing dollars for free clicks 2010. The Register. Cade Metz. 10 months of 'conversion inflation syndication fraud'.
Google Loses in French Copyright Case 2009. New York Times. Matthew Saltmarsh. French court rules Googles infringed copyrights.
Google trademark grab defies mounting lawsuits 2009. The Register. Cade Metz. Google, copyright.
Google Threatened With Sanctions Over Photo Mapping Service in Germany 2009. New York Times. Kevin J. O-Brien. Google, privacy.
Google's trademark keyword sale kyboshed by Appeals Court 2009. The Register. Out-Law.com. Google: intellectual property.
Is Google Legal? 2006. The Register. Struan Robertson. Google, intellectual property.
Planet Google Wants You by Alex Williams 2006. Published in New York Times. Alex Williams. Google, business.
Google News faces 1m Euro fine in Brussels 2006. The Register. Jan Libbenga. Google, legal.
Electronic Frontier Foundation issues Google Desktop Warning 2006. The Register. John Leyden. Google, privacy.
10 things the Google ethics committee could discuss 2006. BBC News. BBC. Google, ethics.
Campaigners quiz Google on China play 2006. The Register. Lucy Sheffiff. Google, human rights.
Google Censorship, How it Works Seth Finkelstein's Home Site. Google, censorship.
Google pulls 'we don't censor' statement The Register. Google, censorship.
Jew Watch, Google, and Search Engine Optimization Seth Finkelstein's Home Site. Google, ethics.
Google accused of profiting from child porn The Register. Google, ethics.
Google vs Evil Wired. Google, ethics.
Google cops more flak over China The Register. Google, ethics.
Google Kowtows to China The Register. Google, ethics.
Googles Guide to Plagiarism (removed from site) Google. Google, intellectual property.
Google revs up its scanners The Register. Google, intellectual property.
Google Talk accused of patent infringement The Register. Google, legal.
French Publisher Sues Google The Register. Google, legal.
Authors sue Google The Register. Google, legal.
Lawsuit claims Google overcharges advertisers The Register. Google, legal.
Google Loses Belgian News Appeal The Register. Google, legal.
Publishers join forces to sue Google The Register. Google, legal.
APF sues Google The Register. Google, legal.
Google Defies Order That It Publish Adverse Belgian Ruling New York Times. Google, legal.
Google faces 1 million Euro fine in Brussels The Register. Google, legal.
Google developing eavesdropping software The Register. Google, privacy.
Test Flights Into the Google Cloud 2010. New York Times. Brad Stone.