Europe

02.01.16
America is angry about Europe's tax investigations
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America is angry about Europe's tax investigations

US treasury officials believe that Europe's pursuit of Google's unpaid taxes is unfair.

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01.25.16
Google donates $5.3 million in Chromebooks for refugees
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Google donates $5.3 million in Chromebooks for refugees

Nonprofits can apply for computers to provide educational materials and asylum info.

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01.10.16
Brussels wants you to make internet calls to random locals
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Brussels wants you to make internet calls to random locals

Visit a website and you can talk to any Belgian who picks up a public receiver.

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12.30.15
Apple fined $347 million for Italian tax... irregularities
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Apple fined $347 million for Italian tax... irregularities

The company made huge profits, but apparently only paid $33 million in tax between 2008 and 2013.

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12.08.15
Europe accuses Qualcomm of paying companies to use its chips
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Europe accuses Qualcomm of paying companies to use its chips

European Commission reports that illegal payments were made to a smartphone manufacturer.

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11.25.15
Google scours 1.2 million URLs to conform with EU's 'right to be forgotten'
11.25.15

Google scours 1.2 million URLs to conform with EU's 'right to be forgotten'

Sorry politicians, you're still on the hook for your misdeeds.

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11.16.15
Germany scales back its spying while other nations want more
11.16.15

Germany scales back its spying while other nations want more

Germany will ban its intelligence agency from spying indiscriminately on EU citizens.

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