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French Senate wants Google to promote its search competitors

Senators are concerned at the powerthat search engine algorithms have to influence the French economy

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Microsoft showed us the future of Office, and here are the 5 things it must improve

The new universal apps promise a seamless experience, but we're not quite there yet.

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The six net neutrality lawsuits: What are the complaints about?

The lawsuits from two ISPs and four trade groups focus on violations of administrative process and constitutional questions.

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Proving Google's abuse could be difficult for the EU

A multibillion dollar fine imposed on Google is unlikely, one antitrust expert said

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Europe reportedly ready to file antitrust charges against Google

Google could face fines of roughly $6 billion, according to a report.

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AOL rolls out 'One' programmatic-advertising tool to rule them all

The new, unified platform incorporates existing AOL brands including Adap.tv and Convertro

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The first woman CEO to appear in a Google Images search is ... CEO Barbie

The Google Images results reflect a male-dominated corporate culture.

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YouTube confirms plans for ad-free subscription service

The price of the service hasn't been revealed, although the plan was disclosed in a YouTube letter to its content partners.

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Mark Pincus tries again to save Zynga, stepping in as CEO

Pincus will replace CEO Don Mattrick, who took the helm less than two years ago.

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Microsoft to show Office 2016, Office for Windows 10 apps next week

Microsoft says it will reveal more details of how Microsoft Office universal apps and Office 2015 will interact with Windows 10.

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Turkey blocks Twitter, YouTube over hostage photo

Turkey's prime minster reportedly called the sites tools of propaganda

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Uber's hiring plans show outlines of self-driving car project

Whether the company is planning cars of its own or technology for others isn't as clear

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Etsy borrows some HipHop help from Facebook

Etsy has moved from running PHP directly on the server to using Facebook's speedier open source PHP virtual machine