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Google nears deal over EU monopoly complaints

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James Moore: Rein in Google? You won't find EU watchdogs keying that into a search engine

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The European Commission's top competition official said Google would allow rival firms to display their own logos on its search display results page as part of concessions it has offered to avoid a showdown with regulators.

Google reveals new Hummingbird search algorithm to better handle natural speech

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Google celebrates 15th birthday with interactive piñata 'doodle'

Doodle challenges users to release as many virtual sweets as possible by thwacking a star-shaped piñata with a stick

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Google offers free Microsoft Office editor for phones and tablets (Microsoft doesn't)

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Sony's Smart Stick is an unlikely competitor to Google's Chrome Cast

Another streaming dongle to make your TV ultra-smart, but with limited compatibility and a hefty price-tag it won't be for everyone

Google redesigns its logo and home page

The most visited site on the whole world wide web hasn’t changed its logo in three years

Google Doodle celebrates French physicist Léon Foucault’s 194th birthday with pendulum tribute

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