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January 20, 2020, 5:13 PM

Google CEO calls for regulation of artificial intelligence

Google’s chief executive is calling for a balanced approach to regulating artificial intelligence
January 20, 2020, 5:13 PM
Google CEO calls for regulation of artificial intelligence
January 8, 2020, 10:56 PM

Exclusive: Google to reveal 2,000-person diversity and inclusion product team

Google has built a 2,000-person strong team of what it calls “Inclusion Champions” over the last three years to help test out prototypes of new devices and services.
January 8, 2020, 10:56 PM
Exclusive: Google to reveal 2,000-person diversity and inclusion product team
1 month ago

Intermittent fasting is Google's most-searched diet of 2019: Is it right for you?

Eating within a window of time has its benefits, experts say.
1 month ago
What to know about intermittent fasting, Google's most-searched diet of 2019
1 month ago

France fines Google $166 million for abusing ad dominance

France’s competition authority has fined Google $166 million for “abusing its dominant position” in the online ad market
1 month ago
France fines Google $166 million for abusing ad dominance
1 month ago

Former Google employee says she was 'fired in retaliation' for organizing efforts

A fifth fired Google employee says she believes she was "fired in retaliation" for her labor-organizing efforts at the tech giant.
1 month ago
Former Google employee says she was 'fired in retaliation' for organizing efforts
1 month ago

Former Google employee accuses company of illegal retaliation

Kathryn Spiers says she was fired from Google after creating an internal notification tool that informed colleagues about their right to participate in labor organizing.
1 month ago
Former Google employee accuses company of illegal retaliation
1 month ago

UK opens inquiry into Google's takeover of data company

Britain's competition watchdog has launched a formal merger inquiry into Google's purchase of cloud data analytics company Looker Data Sciences
1 month ago
UK opens inquiry into Google's takeover of data company
1 month ago

Google's most-searched list for 2019

This year people wanted to know about Disney+, Jussie Smollett and what is going on in Area 51, according to Google's annual Year in Search report.
1 month ago
Google's most-searched list for 2019
1 month ago

What we searched for in 2019: Disney+, Cameron Boyce and Nipsey Hussle top Google's list

This year people wanted to know about Disney+, Jussie Smollett and what is going on in Area 51, according to Google's annual Year in Search report.
1 month ago
Google's most-searched list for 2019: Disney+, Cameron Boyce and more
1 month ago

The Justice Department reportedly tracks Google’s purchase of Fitbit

Published reports say the feds are worried about antitrust issues.
1 month ago
The Justice Department reportedly tracks Google’s purchase of Fitbit
1 month ago

National Labor Relations Board launches investigation into firing of 4 Google employees

The charge against employer document alleges that the fired employees "visibly led and participated" in organized labor efforts "to preserve and improve their working conditions."
1 month ago
NLRB launches investigation into firing of 4 Google employees
1 month ago

National Labor Relations Board launches investigation into firing of 4 Google employees

The National Labor Relations Board has launched a new investigation into Google following the firing of four employees just days after a staff-organized protest.
1 month ago
Google employees' firing after protest leads to labor agency investigation
2 months ago

Google introducing feature allowing users to track packages

Plus, Apple is expected to release five new iPhones in 2020 and Snoop Dogg lends his likeness to EA Sports’ “NHL 20.”
2 months ago
Google introducing feature allowing users to track packages
2 months ago

Googles founders step down as CEO and president

Plus, The Weeknd wins most popular song of the decade.
2 months ago
Googles founders step down as CEO and president
2 months ago

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down as CEO and president

Google’s founder Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down from their executive roles.
2 months ago
Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down as CEO and president
2 months ago

Google fires 4 employees just days after staff-organized protest

The termination of 4 employees at Google has brought on a firestorm of controversy and allegations of union-busting.
2 months ago
Google fires 4 employees just days after staff-organized protest
2 months ago

Huawei sells folding smartphone with no Google after US ban

Huawei starts selling foldable Mate X smartphone without Google apps or U.S.-made processor chips following sanctions imposed by Washington
2 months ago
Huawei sells folding smartphone with no Google after US ban
2 months ago

Google collecting health data from millions of Americans

The tech titan is taking part in “Project Nightingale,” teaming up with health systems company, Ascension.
2 months ago
Google collecting health data from millions of Americans
2 months ago

Google is collecting medical data without patient’s knowledge, data privacy experts warn

“Project Nightingale” obtains information such as lab results, diagnoses and hospitalization records.
2 months ago
Google is collecting medical data without patient’s knowledge
2 months ago

Google Chrome experiments with shaming slow websites

Plus, Amazon opens its first grocery store, and new smart glasses.
2 months ago
Google Chrome experiments with shaming slow websites
3 months ago

One big step: Google buys Fitbit for $2.1 billion

Google, the company that helped make it fun to just sit around surfing the web, is jumping into the fitness-tracker business with both feet, buying Fitbit for about $2.1 billion
3 months ago
Google parent Alphabet buying Fitbit for about $2.1B
3 months ago

Google to acquire Fitbit for $2.1 billion

Fitbit's stocks soared on Monday after reports that Google's Alphabet Inc. had made an offer to acquire the company.
3 months ago
Google to acquire Fitbit for $2.1 billion
3 months ago

Google digs into deeper meanings of searches

Google is paying more attention to the small words in your searches
3 months ago
Google digs into deeper meanings of searches
3 months ago

Google claims breakthrough in blazingly fast computing

The firm said a processor completed a complex calculation in just minutes
3 months ago
Google touts quantum computing milestone
3 months ago

Google’s new quantum computer can solve ‘infeasible’ problem in seconds

The company claims its Sycamore machine is a “milestone on the path to full-scale quantum computing.”
3 months ago
Google’s new quantum computer can solve ‘infeasible’ problem in seconds
3 months ago

Google claims breakthrough with quantum computer

The company announced it's designed a machine that in 200 seconds can solve a problem that would take the world's fastest computer 10,000 years.
3 months ago
Google claims breakthrough with quantum computer
3 months ago

Google Maps adds police 'speed traps' alerts

The feature, which has been one of the most popular on Android devices, has now expanded to iOS in the latest app update, according to Google Maps project manager Sandra Tseng.
3 months ago
Google Maps adds police 'speed traps' alerts
3 months ago

Why police are concerned over new Google Maps 'speed trap' location feature

Google Maps now allows iPhone users to report speed traps and other incidents in real-time through the app.
3 months ago
Why police are concerned over new Google Maps 'speed trap' location feature
3 months ago

Google smartphone security needs work

The tech company's new Pixel 4 has a facial recognition software that can work while users eyes are closed.
3 months ago
Google smartphone security needs work
3 months ago

Google’s Nest Mini turns plastic into a speaker

Google announced new sustainability initiatives at its Made By Google event.
3 months ago
Google’s Nest Mini turns plastic into a speaker
3 months ago

Google’s Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL revealed at event

The Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL were the headline acts at Google's event today in New York City.
3 months ago
Google’s Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL revealed at event
3 months ago

Here's what's happening at the Made by Google Pixel 4 event

The Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL will be the headline acts at Google's event today in New York City.
3 months ago
What to expect at the Made by Google Pixel 4 event Tuesday
3 months ago

Google’s Nest Mini turns recycled plastic bottles into a smart speaker

Google announced new sustainability initiatives at its Made By Google event.
3 months ago
Google’s Nest Mini turns recycled plastic bottles into a smart speaker
4 months ago

Google announces new privacy tools for Maps, YouTube and Assistant

After courting controversy for its data collection policies, Google announced some small updates to privacy tools in Maps and YouTube.
4 months ago
Google announces new privacy tools for Maps, YouTube and Assistant
4 months ago

Google rolls out updated privacy tools for YouTube, Maps

Google is rolling out more tools for users to control their privacy settings, following on similar announcements it made earlier this year
4 months ago
Google rolls out updated privacy tools for YouTube, Maps
4 months ago

Will new internet protocol give Google an unfair advantage?

Congressional investigators are trying to determine whether or not the changes will make it harder to access user data.
4 months ago
Will new internet protocol give Google an unfair advantage?
4 months ago

Google won't pay for news links under new French law

Google says it will tweak how it shows previews for news stories in France but won't pay license fees to publishers when the country brings in new European Union copyright rules
4 months ago
Google won't pay for news links under new French law
4 months ago

Google plans to invest 3 billion euros in Europe

The firm to expand its data centers across Europe in the next two years.
4 months ago
Google plans to invest 3 billion euros in Europe
4 months ago

See your most memorable pictures with Google Photos new feature

Google Photos has added the memories feature that uses computer learning to bring your best photos back to the top of your photo stream.
4 months ago
See your most memorable pictures with Google Photos new feature
4 months ago

Google to change search algorithm to elevate 'original reporting'

The updates to the Google search algorithm will help people "get access to the most authoritative reporting."
4 months ago
Google to change search algorithm to elevate 'original reporting'
4 months ago

Google Earth image helps authorities solve 22-year-old mystery

New video captured the moment police pulled a heavily corroded 1994 Saturn from the water; divers found the remains of a man missing since November 1997 inside.
4 months ago
Google Earth image helps authorities solve 22-year-old mystery
4 months ago

Google Photos partners with retailers for on demand in-store printing

Plus, you can now preorder the new Apple iPhones, and the Democratic debate dominates social media.
4 months ago
Google Photos partners with retailers for on demand in-store printing
4 months ago

States led by Texas target Google in new antitrust probe

Google's online advertising business could be one area of the probe's focus.
4 months ago
States expected to target Google in new antitrust probe
5 months ago

Google under investigation

Plus, LG unveils 88-inch TV, and texting is becoming a major problem in schools.
5 months ago
Google under investigation
5 months ago

Ex-Google engineer charged with stealing company's trade secrets for driverless cars

Anthony Levandowski has been charged with stealing trade secrets. He worked for Google, then Uber.
5 months ago
Ex-Google engineer charged with stealing company's trade secrets for driverless cars
5 months ago

Google employees call for pledge not to work with ICE

Hundreds of Google employees are calling on the company to pledge it won't work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection or ICE _ the latest in a year full of political and social pushback from the tech giant's workforce
5 months ago
Google employees call for pledge not to work with ICE
5 months ago

Macy's teams with Google

Plus, June smart ovens have been turning on by themselves prompting safety concerns, and Twitter says, "Free Dorothy!"
5 months ago
Macy's teams with Google
6 months ago

Google halts Assistant speech data transcription in EU

A German data protection authority says Google has given reassurances that it won't make transcripts of speech data picked up by its artificial intelligence system in the European Union for at least the next three months
6 months ago
6 months ago

Google workers can listen to your Google Assistant recordings, company acknowledges

Google acknowledges that its workers can listen to Google Assistant users, and that one of its contractors leaked confidential data.
6 months ago
Google workers can listen to your Google Assistant recordings, company admits
6 months ago

Google on the defensive over recordings

The company is under fire for having its workers listen in on Google Assistant conversations after 1,000 voice clips were leaked to a Belgian news outlet.
6 months ago
Google on the defensive over recordings