Data privacy Google CEO says major opportunity in healthcare will protect privacy

Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Alphabet Inc and its Google subsidiary, said on Wednesday that healthcare offers the biggest potential …

Google Google cutting web cookies, ending lucrative tracking tool for advertisers

Alphabet Inc's Google within two years plans to block a common way businesses track online surfers in its Chrome browser, …

Google U.S. lawmakers question Google about collection of health records

U.S. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren along with fellow Senators Richard Blumenthal and Bill Cassidy wrote a letter to Alphabet's Google …

Data privacy Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple offer defence in congressional antitrust probe

Four top U.S. tech companies, Alphabet's Google, Facebook, Amazon.com and Apple, responded to questions from a congressional committee by defending …

Google Regulators investigate Google-Ascension cloud computing deal

A U.S. federal regulator has initiated an investigation into a cloud computing deal between Alphabet Inc's Google and Ascension Health. …

Data privacy Australian regulator files privacy suit against Google

An Australian regulator has filed a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's <GOOGL.O> Google, accusing it of misleading smartphone users about how …

Data privacy Regulators expected to make Google sweat for Fitbit deal approval

U.S. antitrust regulators have little reason to oppose plans by Google's <GOOGL.O> parent Alphabet to buy Fitbit, but that does …

Google Google unveils quantum computer breakthrough; critics respond

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it had achieved a breakthrough in computing research by using a quantum computer to …

Threats House antitrust probe report likely by ‘first part’ of 2020

The House of Representatives Judiciary Committee expects to have a final report on its probe of big technology companies and …

Google Google responds to Texas antitrust investigators’ data demands

Texas officials managing a sprawling investigation of the advertising practices at Alphabet Inc's Google have begun receiving data from the …

Privacy Google offers privacy conscious mode for Maps

Alphabet Inc's Google is rolling out new privacy features to its Maps, YouTube and Voice Assistant services. It has options …

Privacy Privacy problems: tech giants fail to provide on political ads pledges

Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet's Google have failed to provide adequate transparency for global users around political advertising on their services, …