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State AGs Look to Slam Google’s Nail with Mighty Hammers – CCN Markets
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State AGs Look to Slam Google’s Nail with Mighty Hammers – CCN Markets

Several state attorneys general signaled that they may launch antitrust investigations into Google, meaning the stock may be stagnant for some time. | Source: REUTERS/Aly Song/File PhotoThe hot seat is getting hotter for Google. The Washington Post reports that more than two dozen bipartisan state attorneys general are planning to investigate Google for antitrust violations.This…

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Google’s Stadia Console is Still Gaming’s Big Joke
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Google’s Stadia Console is Still Gaming’s Big Joke

Google’s gaming foray with ‘Stadia’ continues to attract plenty of skepticism in the gaming industry. | Source: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFPBy CCN Markets: Google revealed the Stadia, its mysterious gaming console/service earlier this year. Today, five months later,  Google hosted a new Stadia ‘connect’ event at Gamescom to reveal further details. Despite not many details emerging,…

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Google’s new ‘Assignments’ software for teachers helps catch plagiarism
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Google’s new ‘Assignments’ software for teachers helps catch plagiarism

Just in time for the new school year, Google’s educational arm, Google for Education, today announced the launch of new tools aimed at helping teachers fight plagiarism. The company this morning is unveiling Assignments, an updated version of the software previously known as CourseKit, which will ship with new features that help instructors check students’…

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Google’s Stock Now Has a Greater Chance of Crashing on DOJ Probes
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Google’s Stock Now Has a Greater Chance of Crashing on DOJ Probes

Donald Trump tweeted out attacks on Google’s CEO, echoing criticisms of the company’s anti-conservative bias. | Source: (i) AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin (ii) AP Photo / Jeff Chiu, File; Edited by CCN President Donald Trump attacked Google CEO Sundar Pichai in his latest tweetstorm. It’s standard Donald Trump to jawbone at his opponents, and Google would…

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Google’s SMILY is reverse image search for cancer diagnosis
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Google’s SMILY is reverse image search for cancer diagnosis

Spotting and diagnosing cancer is a complex and difficult process even for the dedicated medical professionals who do it for a living. A new tool from Google researchers could improve the process by providing what amounts to reverse image search for suspicious or known cancerous cells. But it’s more than a simple matching algorithm. Part…

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