Tech news tagged ‘google’

Good Old Facebook

Facebook is turning out to be the White Knight of the Silicon Valley anti-poaching case.

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The Farmers’ New Nag

The self-drive car which Google says it’s going to start building – a production run of 200 for testing purposes – is reminiscent of the famers’ old cobs they’d use to go to the pub…

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Glassholes Are Suckers

If you’re a Glasshole you’re a sucker, reports teardown.com which finds the components and assembly cost of Google Glass come to $80…

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Top Ten (+12) Best Paid High-Tech Execs

No wonder the testosterone runs high in Silicon Valley – just look at the pay. Here, thanks to Bloomberg, are the 22 highest compensation pay-outs for high-tech execs last year…

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Retribution

Could a million engineers in the USA successfully sue for payment of back wages?

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Do No Evil

As French President Francois Hollande visits Google in California this week to discuss tax issues, a notice has appeared on the Google France web-site saying that Google has been fined €150,000 for violations of France’s privacy laws…

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Testosterone and Taxes

French president François Hollande is to visit Google in California next week to help Chairman Eric Schmidt understand how to handle multiple mistresses…

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Jam For Jha

You begin to see why GloFo bagged up Sanjay Jha to be its CEO.

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Super September

Nearly into September which is always faintly depressing, but the tech scene should make up for autumnal mellowing…

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Moto X

Voice control, different colours, customisable appearance, curved back . . . er . . . .that’s it.

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Snowden ‘beneficial’ says Jimmy Carter

“I think that the secrecy that has been surrounding this invasion of privacy has been excessive, so I think that the bringing of it to the public notice has probably been, in the long term, beneficial,” says the 39th President of the USA, Jimmy Carter, referring to whistle-blower Edward…

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