2020-10-20 23:27:23| Wired News: Top Stories
The justice department's case against Microsoft in the 1990s was much stronger than the one it's concocted against the Mountain View tech giant.
2020-10-20 21:48:33| Wired News: Top Stories
In an antitrust suit, the Justice Department claims the company uses exclusive deals with device makers and browser makers to prop up its near-monopoly on search.
2020-10-20 20:46:17| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
The anti-monopoly claim against Alphabet will take years in the courts but a case has been brought nonethelessThe share price of Alphabet, Googles parent company, did not shudder as the US justice department filed its historic lawsuit. The company remains a $1tn enterprise that can hire Americas best lawyers. Investors also know these cases take years to resolve, just as the Microsoft one did in the 1990s.But excitement is legitimate. After a decade of fawning over its big tech titans, the US is asking the right questions. Google is a monopoly gatekeeper for the internet that uses pernicious anti-competitive tactics to extend its power, alleges the DoJs lawsuit. Continue reading...
2020-10-20 18:00:34| Engadget
Google just made good on its promise to bring back its AI-based Photos printing service, and this time its more affordable. The upcoming premium print series will once again have machine learning select your 10 best photos each month, but youll now...
2020-10-20 17:10:09| Engadget
You dont have to buy a Pixel 4a 5G or Pixel 5 to take advantage of Googles latest portrait wizardry. Android Police has discovered that Google Photos new Portrait Light feature is rolling out to older Pixel phones dating as far back as the Pixel 2...