Highlights / Google

Politics

UnGoogling Harper’s web legacy

The Liberal government of Justin Trudeau has asked Google to delete from its search results dozens of web pages of his Conservative predecessor Stephen Harper’s days as prime minister. The search result deletion requests sent to Google by the Privy Council »

Society

What Google searches say about Canadians

The number one thing Canadians searched on Google this year was the baseball team, the Toronto Blue Jays. The team was on a dramatic winning streak that captured the attention of Canadians and eventually, people from outside the country too. »

Economy, Internet, Science & Technology, Society

Canada’s Competition Bureau to investigate Google search dominance

Canada’s Competition Bureau is seeking a court order that would require Google’s Canadian subsidiary to furnish antitrust investigators with internal company records as part of an investigation into whether Google is abusing its dominance of the Internet search market to stifle competition »