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Google Takes $500M Charge Related to DOJ Ad Probe

Google’s latest 10-Q filing with the SEC became public today and revealed the company had taken a previously undisclosed $500 million charge in the quarter that ended March 31 “in connection with a potential resolution of an investigation by the United States Department of Justice into the use of Google advertising by certain advertisers.” No further elaboration was forthcoming.


HP Affirms Higher-End Layoffs Figure

December 31, 2013 at 9:38 am PT

Apple Feud Deepens With Court-Appointed Monitor

December 31, 2013 at 3:22 am PT

The NSA and the Corrosion of Silicon Valley

December 30, 2013 at 3:57 pm PT

Acer Sees Senior Executive Departures

December 30, 2013 at 8:33 am PT

LG to Unveil webOS-Powered TV

December 30, 2013 at 5:00 am PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work