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YouTube bans coronavirus vaccine misinformation

14 Oct 2020

Alphabet Inc's YouTube said on Wednesday it would remove videos from YouTube containing misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines, expanding its current rules against falsehoods and conspiracy theories about the pandemic.

Google renames business software package Workspace

06 Oct 2020

OAKLAND, Calif. Alphabet Inc's con Tuesday announced Google Workspace as the new name for its package of business tools including email and document editing, replacing the G Suite brand introduced in 2016.

With the Feds circling, Google is starting to play nice with smaller rivals

02 Oct 2020

Small rivals of Alphabet Inc's Google say signs are emerging of more benevolent behavior from the online advertising leader amid accusations by the U.S. government and states that the company uses its dominance to thwart competition.

Google to enforce Play store tax on the 3% of apps not paying

29 Sep 2020

OAKLAND, Calif. Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday sought to rebut criticism that it selectively enforces its 30% mobile app store tax, demanding that the over 3% apps selling digital items without complying follow the rules within a year.

Google says 3% of paid apps non-compliant on Play store tax

28 Sep 2020

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept 28 Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday sought to rebut criticism that it enforces its 30% tax on sales of paid apps arbitrarily, saying the just over 3% of paid apps that are out of compliance must follow the rules within a year.

Alphabet settles shareholder suit over sexual misconduct cases

26 Sep 2020

Alphabet Inc on Friday settled a shareholder lawsuit that accused the Google parent of covering up lavish exit packages to executives found responsible for sexual misconduct, saying it would overhaul workplace policies and increase oversight of its diversity efforts.

Alphabet settles shareholder suit over sexual misconduct cases

26 Sep 2020

Alphabet Inc on Friday settled a shareholder lawsuit that accused the Google parent of covering up lavish exit packages to executives found responsible for sexual misconduct, saying it would overhaul workplace policies and increase oversight of its diversity efforts.

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