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Walmart and Google challenge Amazon with voice shopping partnership

The two industry giants are aiming to improve their position in the ecommerce market by offering consumers voice-based shopping via their smartphones

Google and Facebook join Net Neutrality Day of Action to protest FCC changes

Almost 80,000 websites have united in the fight against sweeping new internet rules

DeepMind establishes its first international machine learning lab

Google’s DeepMind is setting up shop in Canada, seeking talent from the artificial intelligence research community at Edmonton’s University of Alberta

Google hit with €2.4bn fine by EU over antitrust concerns

European antitrust regulators have levied a record fine on Google over competition concerns raised around search engine manipulation

Honda announces plans to focus on autonomous vehicles

Spelling out its Vision 2030 strategy, Honda has announced plans to build autonomous cars capable of city driving by 2025

Uber forced to sack star engineer in legal battle with Google

In a court case over the alleged theft of trade secrets, Uber has fired Anthony Levandowski, former head of its autonomous driving division

AlphaGo defeats world Go champion Ke Jie

AlphaGo, the AI created by Alphabet’s DeepMind, has beaten world champion Ke Jie at the ancient game of Go

Google tracks credit card spending to prove digital ads work

The offline tracking system will show advertisers whether their online ads generate physical sales

Google agrees to open up Android to rivals in Russia

Russian authorities force Google to loosen its grip on the Android operating system in a bid to improve competitiveness

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YouTube faces an advertiser exodus over extremist materials

Several high-profile companies have pulled ads from YouTube, forcing Google to reconsider who is responsible for what is uploaded

Google sues Uber in self-driving car dispute

Uber has been accused of stealing trade secrets and technology from Google’s Waymo self-driving car division

Google enters the hardware sphere

With an impressive device range in the pipeline, Google is taking the fight to Apple, Amazon and Samsung, vying to become a household name for hardware as well as software