France Is Ready to Negotiate With Google Over Back Taxes
France is ready to negotiate a deal with Google over back taxes, budget minister Gerald Darmanin told financial daily Les Echos on Monday. A French court ruled this month that Google was not liable to pay 1.1 billion euros ($1.3 billion) in back taxes ...
France ready to negotiate with Google on back taxes: minister
Posted: July 24, 2017, 9:58 pm
Google is removing 'OK, Google' voice search from Chromebooks
Removing the voice search functionality from the “OK, Google” command would fit in with that nicely, freeing up the phrase for activating Assistant on a future version of Chrome OS, a role that Google currently uses it for on Android and Google Home ...
Chrome OS ditching 'OK Google' hotword, likely to make way for incoming Google Assistant
Google is deprecating the "OK Google" hotword on Chrome OS
Posted: July 24, 2017, 8:27 pm
A 'Smart Headset' War Between Microsoft and Google Could Revolutionize the Workplace
Both Microsoft and Google envision a not-so-distant future in which donning smart headgear to repair an elevator or assemble a tractor motor is the norm. Over the past several days, both tech giants have revealed they're each taking concrete and ...
Posted: July 24, 2017, 8:23 pm
Profits at Google's Parent Slump on Huge Fine
Alphabet reported a 27.7% drop in quarterly profit as the company recorded a previously announced charge related to a record $2.7 billion fine imposed on its Google unit by the EU. EU antitrust regulators last month hit Google with a record 2.4-billion ...
Google profits drop on $2.7 billion EU fine, but growth is steady
Google says it has tripled its big cloud deals over the last year
Alphabet stock drops on concerns that revenue growth is going to cost more
Posted: July 24, 2017, 8:20 pm
Google releases the final Android O developer preview
Google today launched the fourth and final developer preview of Android O, the latest version of its mobile operating system. As expected, there are no major changes in this release and, according to Google, the launch of Android O remains on track for ...
Does Google think octopus is a dessert?
Google hid an octopus in the latest Android O preview and no one knows why
Google ships final Android O beta before official launch
Posted: July 24, 2017, 6:08 pm