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Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google looks to set up an African cloud service as part of its $1 billion investment plan for the continent enabling users to store their data in the country. Google intensified competition with Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) Amazon Web Services in Africa's most developed economy by the move. Google-based the cloud infrastructure in South Africa, but users will have the option of where to store their data, Bloomberg rep
Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google will pay the state of Arizona $85 million to settle a 2020 lawsuit for allegedly deceiving users by recording their locations even after they tried to turn off the company’s tracking on their smartphones and web browsers. Google used the location information to sell ads for billions of dollars in profits, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich. The bulk of the settlement money will go toward a general fund