The (Working) Benefits of Being a Millennial

The (Working) Benefits of Being a Millennial

Carolina Are  3.02.2016
Sure, Millennials have it a lot harder when it comes to making their job count. We will probably have worked 100 jobs by the age of 60,...
Every Bathroom Should Have This Incredible Google-Powered 'Smart Mirror'

Every Bathroom Should Have This Incredible Google-Powered 'Smart Mirror'

Thomas Tamblyn  3.02.2016
A Google software engineer has created his very own Android-powered smart mirror using nothing but off-the-shelf components. Max Braun...
If You Google Isis, You'll Soon Get Something Unexpected

If You Google Isis, You'll Soon Get Something Unexpected

Jack Sommers  2.02.2016
Google is planning a system where those who put extremist-related entries into its search engine being shown anti-radicalisation links...
How to Solve Google's Tax Problem

How to Solve Google's Tax Problem

Grant Feller  2.02.2016
Adidas is clearly a brand that cares about its reputation. So much so that it recently cancelled its high-profile sponsorship of international...
This Is Project SkyBender: Google's Ambitious Plan To Beam 5G Internet To Your Phone

This Is Project SkyBender: Google's Ambitious Plan To Beam 5G Internet To Your Phone

Thomas Tamblyn  1.02.2016
Google has started work on a new solar-powered drone which can then beam high-speed internet down to the ground. Google's Project Titan...

The Real Reason Why UK Tories Are Against EU Tax Probes

Anneliese Dodds  1.02.2016
Despite their claims to be leading the global fight against tax avoidance, British Conservatives have been vociferous in their condemnation...
If the Tories Are Tough on Corporation Tax, Why Are They Lobbying to Protect Google's £30billion Tax Haven?

If the Tories Are Tough on Corporation Tax, Why Are They Lobbying to Protect Google's £30billion Tax Haven?

Ryan Curran  31.01.2016
Following widespread condemnation of the 'sweetheart' deal agreed between Google and HMRC recently, George Osborne would have been hoping...
Google Shows That All Publicity Can Be Bad Publicity

Google Shows That All Publicity Can Be Bad Publicity

Nick Laitner  29.01.2016
It must have sounded so simple in the meeting. £130 million. Big number. It'll look great on a headline, and show our commitment to paying...
Tory Minister Left Red-Faced By Google Tax Migrants Jibe

Tory Minister Left Red-Faced By Google Tax Migrants Jibe

George Bowden  29.01.2016
Conservative Transport Secretary Patrick McCloughlin had his defence of the government's controversial tax deal with Google rubbished -...
Humans Have Once Again Been Humiliated By AI On Its Inexorable March To World Domination

Humans Have Once Again Been Humiliated By AI On Its Inexorable March To World Domination

Thomas Tamblyn  28.01.2016
Google's DeepMind artificial intelligence software has beaten a human at Go, widely regarded as the world's most complex board game. Go...
The British People Have a Right to Know Whether Google's Tax Settlement Is a Fair Deal

The British People Have a Right to Know Whether Google's Tax Settlement Is a Fair Deal

Seema Malhotra  28.01.2016
Yesterday I wrote to the National Audit Office (NAO) to ask if they will investigate the process by which HMRC agreed the settlement with...

Just Be Evil: Who Cares?

Gavin Devine  28.01.2016
So: time to shape up. Hiding behind legalistic flummery is not going to be enough. Google needs to be better than that, and to get back...

A Tax Package to Keep Us One Step Ahead of Google

Molly Scott Cato  27.01.2016
The announcement by Google that it will magnanimously pay £130 million for the tax it has avoided since 2005 has rightly been greeted...
Murdoch Says 'Posh Boy' Cameron Let Google Infiltrate Downing Street

Murdoch Says 'Posh Boy' Cameron Let Google Infiltrate Downing Street

Aubrey Allegretti  27.01.2016
Rupert Murdoch has hit out at David Cameron and George Osborne - deriding the pair as "posh boys" lobbied by Google executives cleverly...