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On by Peter Judge 0

Google's driverless cars can break the speed limit. What else do you know about tech transport?

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On by Matthew Broersma 0

Google is to acquire JetPac, which extracts data from Instagram photos to create city guides

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On by Matthew Broersma 0

More vendors are now making Chromebooks, helping them grow beyond the education sector into banking, retail and other markets

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On by Steve McCaskill 0

Google and partners club together to build a cable connecting the US and Japan which will go live in 2016

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On by Steve McCaskill 0

US judge says settlement from Adobe, Apple, Google and Intel over an alleged pact not to hire each others' employees is too low

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On by Steve McCaskill 1

Google will use encryption as a ranking criteria in an effort to encourage more sites to adopt HTTPS

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On by Tom Jowitt 0

Google reports a Gmail user to the police after discovering illegal images in his email

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On by Tom Jowitt 0

Are Google's worst fears about “right to be forgotten” requests coming to fruition, with Wikipedia entry removal?

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On by Tom Jowitt 3

European ruling on 'right to be forgotten' is unworkable, says House of Lords

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On by Tom Jowitt 1

The AA thinks few motorists will be interested when driverless cars are allowed on public roads from next year

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