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Walmart Dives Into Voice-Activated Shopping With Google

Walmart is diving into voice-activated shopping. But unlike online leader Amazon, it’s not doing it alone. The world’s largest retailer said Wednesday it’s working with Google to offer hundreds of…

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French Court Annuls Google’s $1.27B Back-Tax Bill

A French court annulled a 1.1 billion-euro ($1.27-billion) tax adjustment imposed on Google by France’s tax authorities, saying Wednesday that the way the California firm operates in France allows it…

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EU Fines Google a Record €2.4B in Antitrust Case

The European Union slapped a record €2.42 billion ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for taking advantage of its dominance in online searches to direct customers to…

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Google Chrome to Block Some Ads

Websites that run annoying ads such as pop-ups may find all ads blocked by Google’s Chrome browser starting next year. The digital-ad giant’s announcement comes as hundreds of millions of…

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FCA, Google Begins Offering Rides in Self-Driving Cars

Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving vehicles they are building under an expanding partnership. Waymo, Google’s self-driving car project,…

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