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Google

US Congress pressures Google over piracy action

Google has been warned by US Congress to take better action against copyright infringement, or government will be forced to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Apr 16th 2014 at 12:35PM
Piracy

Piracy takedown notices to Google up 711% in 4 years - report

DMCA takedown notices received by Google has reportedly increased by 711,887% in four years.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Mar 26th 2014 at 10:02AM
The 1975/Google

Google starts synching tour dates direct from artists

Google has launched a feature that syncs tour dates direct from artists when fans use the website's search tool to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Mar 14th 2014 at 9:56AM
Google

Google: 'Piracy is an availability and pricing problem'

Online piracy is primarily a problem of the availability and price of content.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 11th 2014 at 3:08PM

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YouTube

YouTube 'periodically auditing' views, will remove fraudulent numbers

Google has declared it is 'periodically auditing' video views on YouTube as part of the ongoing battle to improve view-count accuracy.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Feb 5th 2014 at 10:51AM
BBFC

BBFC adds to push for online music video age-ratings

The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has said it wants an age-rating system for online videos introduced as soon ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 14th 2014 at 11:27AM
Google

Google 'needs to show greater respect for copyright law' - IFPI

IFPI chief executive Frances Moore has said Google needs to take more meaningful action to help curb online copyright infringement.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 14th 2014 at 9:51AM
Google

Google to bring Android in-car

Google has partnered with Audi, Honda, Hyundai and GM to put its Android operating system in cars.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 8th 2014 at 10:41AM

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YouTube

Christophe Muller promoted to Director of Global Music Partnerships at YouTube

Former Google executive Christophe Muller has been promoted at YouTube to director of global music partnerships.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jan 6th 2014 at 10:36AM
Google

BPI sends 50 millionth takedown request to Google

The BPI is the first organisation in the world to have sent 50 million takedown requests to Google in its ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 15th 2013 at 12:17PM
Google

Google pirate link takedown requests reach record high of 5.9m in a week

Google pirate link takedown requests from copyright-holders have reached a record high of over 5.9m in the week of September ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Oct 8th 2013 at 10:12AM
Google Play

Google Play Music and All Access expands into more European territories

Google has continued the global roll-out of its Play and All Access music serviced as it enters seven new European ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 11:30AM

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Google

MPs 'strongly condemn' Google's failure to fight piracy

A DCMS Select Committee has spoken out against Google and its “failure” to adequately block copyright-infringing websites from its search ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 26th 2013 at 10:56AM
Google considering bundling deal for All Access with Verizon - report

Google considering bundling deal for All Access with Verizon - report

Google is reportedly considering a bundling distribution deal for its All Access subscription music streaming service with US wireless internet ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 5th 2013 at 10:30AM
Chromecast

Google launches WiFi dongle that beams mobile streaming content to TVs

Google has launched Chromecast, a wi-fi dongle that coordinates mobile device streaming to TV screens.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jul 25th 2013 at 11:31AM
Grooveshark

Grooveshark removed from Google autocomplete

Grooveshark has been added to Google's autocomplete blacklist which means that users won't find the website in the search engine's ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 24th 2013 at 10:11AM

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The White House

Google, Microsoft, Yahoo back White House initiative to battle advertising on pirate sites

The White House has pledged its support to a set of best practices signed by a multitude of big online ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jul 16th 2013 at 3:58PM
Google

Google chairman: 'Deleting pirate sites from search is against our philosophy'

Google's chairman has said that deleting websites that infringe copyright laws from the search engine's listings is counter to the ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jul 15th 2013 at 11:33AM
Google

Google URL takedown requests reach over half a million per day

The latest Google transparency report has revealed that the tech giant is now receiving over half a million takedown requests ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 11:50AM
Google Play

Google Play gains ground on App Store in fight for revenue share - study

Google has gained ground on Apple in the fight for the lion’s share of mobile app revenue.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 30th 2013 at 3:44PM
Google reveals streaming Spotify rival

Google reveals streaming Spotify rival

Google has lifted the lid on its long-awaited music streaming platform.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on May 15th 2013 at 9:31PM
Google

Google to launch subscription music service imminently - report

Google is set to introduce a subscription music service today (May 15).

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on May 15th 2013 at 12:14PM
Francois Hollande

French President considers tax for tech giants to fund cultural projects

Tech giants such as Apple and Google could be subject to new taxes in France if President Francois Hollande acts ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 14th 2013 at 10:29AM
Google

Google reports 16% profit growth in Q1 2013

Google reported a 16% rise in profits in the first quarter of 2013 along with revenue growth in its core ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 19th 2013 at 3:43PM
Google Play

Google Play Music launches in 7 new territories

Google Play Music, the brand’s cloud and download store, has launched in seven new territories across the globe.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Apr 11th 2013 at 3:21PM