Google discovers it can’t really do an Apple
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Overcharging  just hacks its users off

Google thought that it might get away with copying Apple by charging a ridiculous price for a USB dongle, only to discover that its users were not that stupid.

Waymo demanded a billion dollars from Uber
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That is a nice self-driving car, we would hate to see anything happen to it

Waymo wanted $1 billion in damages and a public apology from Uber to make its trade secret lawsuit go away.

Google pays $19 billion for "traffic aquisition"
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A big chunk going to Apple and Android allies.

Google is paying  more than $19 billion a year to help generate adverts.

Google’s AI nearly as bright as a US politician
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Twice as intelligent as Siri

Google's AI has the same IQ as a moderately retarded human and more than twice as high as Apple's Siri in a comparative analysis.

Google accused of racketeering
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Anyone for tennis? 

A renowned architect has accused Google of racketeering, saying in a lawsuit the company has a pattern of stealing trade secrets from people it first invites to collaborate.

Why is anyone interested in an intelligent speaker?
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Now Google has released a rivals Apple’s pointless HomePod

Search enginee outfit Google has been showing off a $400 speaker, called Home Max, that looks like it will compete directly with Apple's recently announced HomePod.  But the real question is what is the point of this technology?

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are arriving
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Large bezels, pressure sensitive sides, and Snapdragon 835 SoC

After endless leaks that we have seen recently, Google's new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones are now official, coming with Google's latest Android 8.0 Oreo, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 SoC and rather high price tags.

Google unveils its newest Pixelbook notebook
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Chromebook on steroids with Pixelbook Pen

In addition to other devices, Google also announced its newest Chromebook on steroids, the Google Pixelbook.

Google announces Home Mini and Home Max
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All about speakers

At a special event today, Google unveiled the Home Mini smart speaker as well as the new Home Max speaker.

Google and Facebook AI drive fear and loathing in Las Vegas
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Fake news, conspiracy theories, Muslim invasions all reported as fact

The first serious test of Google and Facebook at handling fake news failed dismally as the pair crashed and burned during the Las Vegas shooting.