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September 29, 2022, 3:39 PM

Google promises Greece 20K jobs with cloud expansion

Google says it plans to expand its cloud services infrastructure to Greece, promising to create nearly 20,000 jobs through direct investment and partnerships by the end of the decade
September 29, 2022, 3:39 PM
September 9, 2022, 3:14 PM

Google improves share ability between devices

Upgrades to its nearby share feature will allow users to automatically transfer files.
September 9, 2022, 3:14 PM
Google improves share ability between devices
September 7, 2022, 4:47 PM

Google workers battle company over 'life and death' abortion policies

Some employees say Google hasn't gone far enough on abortion policy changes in response to Dobbs decision.
September 7, 2022, 4:47 PM
Google workers battle company over 'life and death' abortion policies
1 month ago

Gen Z is bypassing Google for TikTok as a search engine

"They don't have a long attention span," a social media expert says.
1 month ago
Gen Z is bypassing Google for TikTok as a search engine
1 month ago

Google releases Android 13 Pixel phone

The phone has new features, including the ability to customize non-Google app icons to match the home screen's wallpaper.
1 month ago
Google releases Android 13 Pixel phone
2 months ago

Google urges Apple to add next-generation standard for text messaging

Plus, LG announced a new 97-inch OLED EX TV panel that debuts the company's Cinematic Sound OLED and teens' addiction to social media has nearly doubled since 2014.
2 months ago
Google urges Apple to add next-generation standard for text messaging
2 months ago

Uvalde shooting victim Alithia Haven Ramirez honored with Google Doodle

Alithia Haven Ramirez, a Uvalde shooting victim, has had her Google Doodle submission spotlighted by the search engine.
2 months ago
Google shares doodle submitted by girl killed in school shooting
3 months ago

Google to erase more location info as abortion bans expand

Google will automatically purge information about users' abortion clinic visits.
3 months ago
4 months ago

Google settles class-action pay discrimination case

The company has agreed to pay $118 million to settle a suit claiming it systemically underpaid women.
4 months ago
Google settles class-action pay discrimination case
4 months ago

Australian court makes Google pay $515,000 for defamation

The case was over two defamatory YouTube videos.
4 months ago
Australian court makes Google pay $515,000 for defamation
5 months ago

New gadgets announced at Google's annual event

The company's first smart watch, the Google Pixel Watch, is set to be released in the fall.
5 months ago
New gadgets announced at Google's annual event
5 months ago

Google allows users to request personal information removal

Google has added additional ways for users to remove their personal information from search results.
5 months ago
Google allows users to request personal information removal
5 months ago

Google Wallet may return

An analyst says Google Wallet, a home for users' digital cards and gift cards, is coming back.
5 months ago
Google Wallet may return
7 months ago

Beefing up its cybersecurity, Google buys Mandiant for $5.4B

Google is fortifying its cloud services with a $5.4 billion acquisition.
7 months ago
Beefing up its cybersecurity, Google buys Mandiant for $5.4B
7 months ago

Google introduces operating system 'OS Flex'

The free cloud-based operating system turns older PCs and Macs into Chromebooks.
7 months ago
Google introduces operating system 'OS Flex'
8 months ago

Google to work with Ford on Detroit research hub

Google is joining Ford Motor Co.'s effort to transform a once-dilapidated Detroit train station into a research hub focused on electric and self-driving vehicles
8 months ago
Google to work with Ford on Detroit research hub
8 months ago

Google to invest $1 billion to push India's digitalization

Google plans to invest up to $1 billion in partnership with India’s Airtel for providing affordable access to smartphones to over a billion Indians and accelerating the cloud ecosystem for businesses
8 months ago
Google to invest $1 billion to push India's digitalization
8 months ago

DC, 3 states sue Google saying it invades users' privacy

The District of Columbia and three states are suing Google
8 months ago
DC, 3 states sue Google saying it invades users' privacy
9 months ago

France fines Google, Facebook millions over tracking consent

French regulators have fined Google and Facebook a total of more than 200 million euros for not making it as easy for users to opt out of online tracking as it is for them to accept it
9 months ago
France fines Google, Facebook millions over tracking consent
9 months ago

German watchdog puts Google under closer antitrust scrutiny

Germany’s antitrust watchdog has paved the way for extra scrutiny of Google by designating it a company of “paramount significance.”
9 months ago
German watchdog puts Google under closer antitrust scrutiny
9 months ago

Russian court slaps Google, Meta with massive fines

A Moscow court has fined Google nearly $100 million and Facebook's parent company Meta $27 million over their failure to delete content banned by local law
9 months ago
10 months ago

Google to unveil its first smartwatch in 2022

The watch is expected to include fitness-tracking features and will compete with the Apple Watch.
10 months ago
Google to unveil its first smartwatch in 2022
1 year ago

Google loses appeal of huge EU fine over shopping searches

A top European Union court has rejected Google’s appeal of a 2.4 billion euro fine from regulators who found the tech giant gave its own shopping recommendations an illegal advantage in search results
1 year ago
1 year ago

Google loses appeal of huge EU fine over shopping searches

A top European Union court has rejected Google’s appeal of a 2.4 billion euro fine from regulators who found the tech giant gave its own shopping recommendations an illegal advantage in search results
1 year ago
EU court rejects Google's appeal of $2.4B antitrust fine
1 year ago

Google allows minors to have more control of their images

Users under the age of 18 can now ask the company to eliminate their images from search results.
1 year ago
Google allows minors to have more control of their images
1 year ago

Warning for Google Voice users after Americans suffer $4B in losses

People with access Google Voice numbers can use the information to impersonate users and access sensitive accounts.
1 year ago
Warning for Google Voice users after Americans suffer $4B in losses
1 year ago

Google flagship phones to be unveiled Tuesday

The Pixel 6 will reportedly cost around $600 with the Pro model, which has a better camera, costing $300 more.
1 year ago
Google flagship phones to be unveiled Tuesday
1 year ago

Google cracks down on climate change denial by targeting ads

Google aims to stop climate change deniers profiting from misinformation.
1 year ago
Google to ban ads appearing next to climate denial content
1 year ago

Google: flight search tool can help you fly 'greener'

Searching for flights on Google just got “greener.”
1 year ago
1 year ago

Google to release latest line up of Pixel phones

The tech giant plans to unveil the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro at a virtual event in two weeks.
1 year ago
Google to release latest line up of Pixel phones
1 year ago

Google in court to appeal EU's 2018 Android antitrust case

Google is heading to a top European Union court to appeal a record EU penalty.
1 year ago
Google in court to appeal EU's 2018 Android antitrust case
1 year ago

Google to spend $2.1 billion on Manhattan campus acquisition

Google is planning to buy New York’s St.  John’s Terminal for $2.1 billion, making it the anchor of its Hudson Square campus
1 year ago
1 year ago

SKorea to fine Google $177M for forcing software on devices

South Korea’s competition watchdog says it plans to fine Google at least 207.4 billion won ($177 million) for allegedly blocking smartphone makers like Samsung from using other operating systems
1 year ago
SKorea to fine Google $177M for forcing software on devices
1 year ago

Google to invest $1.2B in Germany cloud computing program

Google has announced that it is investing $1.2 billion by 2030 to expand its cloud computing infrastructure in Germany and to increase the use of renewable energy
1 year ago
Google to invest $1.2B in Germany cloud computing program
1 year ago

Google, Disney join growing list of employers mandating COVID-19 vaccines

Workplace vaccine requirements have emerged as the latest hot-button issue.
1 year ago
Google joins growing list of employers mandating COVID-19 vaccines
1 year ago

Google founder gets New Zealand residency, raising questions

Google co-founder Larry Page has gained New Zealand residency, officials confirmed, stoking debate over whether extremely wealthy people can essentially buy access to the South Pacific country
1 year ago
Google founder gets New Zealand residency, raising questions
1 year ago

Google delays return to office, mandates vaccines

Google is postponing its plans to bring most of its workers back to the office until mid-October
1 year ago
1 year ago

Google fined $592 million in dispute with French publishers

France’s competition regulator has fined Google $592 million for failing to negotiate in good faith with French publishers in a dispute over payments for their news
1 year ago
Google fined $592 million in dispute with French publishers
1 year ago

3 dozen states file new antitrust suit against Google over its app store practices

A coalition of 36 states and the District of Columbia are suing Google, alleging the tech giant illegally wields monopoly power over its app store.
1 year ago
3 dozen states file new antitrust suit against Google over its app store
1 year ago

Google faces antitrust lawsuit

A total of 36 states are suing the company and allege that control of its app store violates antitrust laws.
1 year ago
Google faces antitrust lawsuit
1 year ago

Dozens of states target Google's app store in antitrust suit

Dozens of states are taking aim at Google in an escalating legal offensive on Big Tech. A lawsuit filed late Wednesday targets Google's Play store, where consumers download apps designed for the Android software that powers most of the world’s smartphones
1 year ago
1 year ago

Google delays plan to phase out Chrome ad-tracking tech

Google says it’s delaying plans to phase out Chrome browser technology that tracks users for ad purposes because it needs more time to develop a replacement system
1 year ago
1 year ago

Google offers UK watchdog role in browser cookie phase-out

Google has promised to give U.K. regulators a role overseeing its plan to phase out existing ad-tracking technology from its Chrome browser
1 year ago
1 year ago

France fines Google for abusing 'dominant' ads position

France’s competition watchdog said Monday it is fining Google 220 million euros ($268 million) for abusing its ‘dominant position’ in the online advertising business
1 year ago
France fines Google $268M for unfair online ads treatment
1 year ago

Google rolling out its new operating system

Google’s new operating system, Fuchsia, powers its first-generation Nest Hub.
1 year ago
Google rolling out its new operating system
1 year ago

Google Photos to end free unlimited uploads

Starting in June, Google Photos users storing more than 15 gigabytes of images will need a subscription plan.
1 year ago
Google Photos to end free unlimited uploads
1 year ago

Google defends work visas for 90,000 immigrants, majority of whom are women, in court filing

Google has taken a public stand in support of immigration rights via a court filing that seeks to protect the ability to work in the U.S. for some 90,000 immigrants.
1 year ago
Google defends visas for some 90,000 workers, majority of whom are women
1 year ago

Google’s new time-lapse feature shows the effects of climate change

Plus, Microsoft releases a kid-friendly browser.
1 year ago
Google’s new time-lapse feature shows the effects of climate change
1 year ago

Google Earth adds time lapse video to depict climate change

The Google Earth app is adding a new video feature that draws upon nearly four decades of satellite imagery to vividly illustrate how climate change has affected glaciers, beaches, forests and other places around the world
1 year ago
1 year ago

Google shopping mobile app shutting down

The app is going dark for Apple and Android but not until June.
1 year ago
Google shopping mobile app shutting down