Last week google were fined 2.42bn euros by the European commission which ruled that Google had abused its power by promoting its own shopping comparison service at the top of search results.
Google will stop scanning the emails of Gmail users to deliver targeted ads which will bring the consumer version of Gmail which has around 1.2billion users in line with the business offering G Suite which has 3m users.
JD.com has invested in luxury fashion retailer Farfetch in its plans to grow its high-end luxury platform.
Last week’s cyber-attack at parliament saw up to 90 email accounts compromised. Although fewer than 1% of the 9,000 users of the IT system were impacted by the hacking.
Apple has doubled its efforts to clear up its App store by removing thousands and thousands of spam and clone applications during the past year.
It isn’t often that the rail services have a rest out of the news and last Thursday saw them right back in the spotlight again when rail ticket machines across the UK fell out of service which meant chaos for the early morning commuters.