Future internet aims to sever links with servers

Researchers have taken the first step towards a radical new architecture for the internet, which they claim will transform the way in which information is shared online, and make it faster and safer to use.

Google slams German plans to charge it for news links

German government proposals to charge search engines for displaying snippets of news articles are coming under fire, with Google drumming up opposition to the plan.

The French fight with Google

Recently Google has been having a bit of a tiff with the French government. 
French politicians claim that Google is making a profit from the content that was created by French companies.

New tool lets webmasters 'disavow' links

With Google cracking down on dodgy links, many reputable sites have suffered as links outside their control damage their search rankings. Now, though, the company's introducing a tool designed to let webmasters avoid this happening.

Facebook partners with WebSense to protect users from dodgy links

Facebook's teamed up with security firm Websense to check every link users click on for malware.

Spain tells Google to remove 'libelous' links

Google will this week appear in a Spanish court to fight a government demand to remove search results which have been claimed to be defamatory.

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