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February 8, 2024 at 2:32 PM

Google joins effort to increase transparency online with new digital standard

Google announces it is joining efforts of a new digital standard to increase transparency online.
February 8, 2024 at 2:32 PM
Google joins effort to increase transparency online with new digital standard
2 months ago

Who is eligible for Google's $700 million settlement payout?

Tens of millions of consumers will receive compensation from Google.
2 months ago
Who is eligible for Google's $700 million settlement payout?
2 months ago

Who is eligible for Google's $700 million settlement payout?

Tens of millions of consumers will receive compensation from Google. Who is eligible?
2 months ago
Google to pay consumers $700 million in settlement. Here's who's eligible
2 months ago

Google’s upcoming privacy protections

Restrictions on third-party cookies will start rolling out on Chrome on Jan. 4, 2024.
2 months ago
Google’s upcoming privacy protections
3 months ago

Google loses antitrust case against Epic Games

Epic Games, the maker of Fortnite, sued the search giant, claiming it engaged in improper conduct to exact fees and restrict competition.
3 months ago
Google loses antitrust case against Epic Games
3 months ago

Verdict in app store lawsuit

A jury has found Google guilty of violating antitrust laws for operating a monopoly with its app store. ABC News' Andrew Dymburt explains what happens next.
3 months ago
Verdict in app store lawsuit
3 months ago

By the Numbers: The year's top Google searches

A look at the numbers behind this year's most googled topics.
3 months ago
By the Numbers: The year's top Google searches
3 months ago

Google launches its most powerful AI model

The company claims its Gemini Pro outperformed OpenAI's latest GPT 3.5.
3 months ago
Google launches its most powerful AI model
3 months ago

Google delays launch of next-gen AI model Gemini until 2024

Plus, PlayStation users will lose access to television shows from Discovery and rock band Kiss will continue on as digital avatars.
3 months ago
Google delays launch of next-gen AI model Gemini until 2024
3 months ago

Google begins process of deleting inactive Gmail accounts

Starting December 1, Google will begin purging accounts that have not been used or signed into for at least two years.
3 months ago
Google begins process of deleting inactive Gmail accounts
3 months ago

Google looking into missing data from its cloud storage

Consumers are claiming months of missing data from Google devices.
3 months ago
Google looking into missing data from its cloud storage
3 months ago

Teenagers can now use Google’s AI Bard for homework

The company says that it has trained Bard to recognize areas that are inappropriate for younger users.
3 months ago
Teenagers can now use Google’s AI Bard for homework
4 months ago

Google set to purge inactive accounts

The company says it will permanently delete millions of Gmail, Drive and Photos accounts that have been inactive for two years.
4 months ago
Google set to purge inactive accounts
4 months ago

Google rolls out fix for Android 14 bug

The company said it has solved a major storage issue on some Pixel phones.
4 months ago
Google rolls out fix for Android 14 bug
4 months ago

Google faces more antitrust trouble

For a second time, the company is being accused of unfair business practices, this time having to do with how much some people pay to use its "Play Store."
4 months ago
Google faces more antitrust trouble
4 months ago

An AI update is coming to Google Maps

The AI-powered features include an immersive view for routes and enhanced search results making Maps perform more like a Google search.
4 months ago
An AI update is coming to Google Maps
5 months ago

Google to unveil its latest devices

The launch is expected to include the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro phones along with the Pixel Watch 2.
5 months ago
Google to unveil its latest devices
5 months ago

Google opens AI search to teens

Plus, Fitbit unveils new Charge 6 smart band and Spotify increases number of transcripts for podcasts.
5 months ago
Google opens AI search to teens
5 months ago

Family suing Google Maps after father drives off a bridge

The family of a North Carolina man who died driving over a collapsed bridge says he was following directions in Google Maps.
5 months ago
Family suing Google Maps after father drives off a bridge
5 months ago

Google facing new lawsuit claiming Google Maps led to man's death

Philip Paxson’s family says the company was warned its maps software was directing people over a bridge that had collapsed years earlier.
5 months ago
Google facing new lawsuit claiming Google Maps led to man's death
5 months ago

Google to increase security update support for its Chromebooks

Google Chromebooks will be eligible for 10 years of security updates starting in 2024.
5 months ago
Google to increase security update support for its Chromebooks
6 months ago

Business Headlines: Biggest tech antitrust trial in 25 years is now underway

The Department of Justice is targeting Google and its dominance in internet searches.
6 months ago
Business Headlines: Biggest tech antitrust trial in 25 years is now underway
6 months ago

Landmark Google antitrust trial begins

The tech giant is accused of stifling competition and creating an online monopoly. ABC News’ Derricke Dennis explains.
6 months ago
Landmark Google antitrust trial begins
6 months ago

DOJ set to take historic antitrust case against Google to trial

Google has previously denied wrongdoing and described the Justice Department's lawsuit as "deeply flawed."
6 months ago
DOJ set to take historic antitrust case against Google to trial
6 months ago

DOJ set to take historic antitrust case against Google to trial

It claims Google's search engine harmed consumers by stifling competition.
6 months ago
DOJ set to take historic antitrust case against Google to trial
6 months ago

Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro coming Oct. 4, 2023

The company says the devices will feature the most advanced pixel camera yet.
6 months ago
Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro coming Oct. 4, 2023
6 months ago

Google turns 25

Plus, FEMA and the FCC will test alert systems on phones and TVs in October and Meta and LG are reportedly teaming up to build a new VR headset to compete with Apple’s Vision Pro.
6 months ago
Google turns 25
9 months ago

Google asks users to join waiting list to try AI-powered search

Google’s AI-powered search competes directly with Bing AI and ChatGPT.
9 months ago
Google asks users to join waiting list to try AI-powered search
10 months ago

Google mobile gadgets unveiled

The company says its Pixel Fold is the thinnest foldable smartphone on the market.
10 months ago
Google mobile gadgets unveiled
10 months ago

Google to hold annual developer conference

Plus, Apple is bringing Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro to iPads, and Wendy's is testing AI to take orders.
10 months ago
Google to hold annual developer conference
10 months ago

Google rolls out password-free logins

The company now supports passkeys which allow users to access accounts using fingerprint, face-scan or a screen lock pin.
10 months ago
Google rolls out password-free logins
10 months ago

Apple and Google team up to fight location tracking

The companies are working together to propose industry standards meant to help combat the misuse of Bluetooth location tracking devices.
10 months ago
Apple and Google team up to fight location tracking
10 months ago

‘Godfather of AI’ sounds alarm

A former Google employee has joined a chorus of industry leaders calling for regulation of artificial intelligence amid word that the technology is being used for mind-reading.
10 months ago
‘Godfather of AI’ sounds alarm
10 months ago

Google allegedly working on new search engine: Report

According to The New York Times, the search engine will be powered by AI to offer a more personalized experience.
10 months ago
Google allegedly working on new search engine: Report
1 year ago

Google offers early access to Bard, its conversational AI chatbot

The company invites its Pixel superfans to try out Bard and offer feedback.
1 year ago
Google offers early access to Bard, its conversational AI chatbot
1 year ago

Here's what you need to know as Google expands its health care AI

Google is expanding its health care AI including partnerships to detect diseases sooner, answering medical questions and helping people find free and low cost care.
1 year ago
Google is expanding its health care AI. Here's what you need to know
1 year ago

Google expanding AI in the health care field

Research in medical large language models and other AI technologies could help make health care more accessible and equitable around the world.
1 year ago
Google expanding AI in the health care field
1 year ago

Google Pixel ‘Night Sight’

Google Pixel 6 new features include faster “night sight” for capturing those low-light photos.
1 year ago
Google Pixel ‘Night Sight’
1 year ago

Google announces new AI program named Bard

If you ever needed artificial intelligence's help to plan a friend's baby shower, your time has come, as Google officially unveiled an AI program it's calling Bard.
1 year ago
Google announces new AI program named Bard
1 year ago

Senator calls on Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores

TikTok has more than 100 million monthly active users in the U.S.
1 year ago
Senator calls on Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores
1 year ago

DOJ sues Google over digital advertising

Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Tuesday that the Justice Department and eight other states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google.
1 year ago
DOJ sues Google over digital advertising
1 year ago

Justice Department files antitrust lawsuit against Google over digital advertising

The Justice Department has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google over its online advertising business, long a dominant presence in the world of internet ads.
1 year ago
DOJ files lawsuit against Google over digital advertising
1 year ago

Google to cut 12,000 jobs from global workforce

Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, said it will cut about 12,000 jobs from its global workforce, affecting approximately 6% of the company's employees.
1 year ago
Tech layoffs: Google to cut 12,000 jobs from workforce
1 year ago

Google plans to cut 12,000 jobs globally

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai informed employees about the job cuts in an email.
1 year ago
Google plans to cut 12,000 jobs globally
1 year ago

Top US Google searches of 2022

Here's a look back at the top U.S. Google searches in 2022.
1 year ago
Top US Google searches of 2022
1 year ago

Top 7 ‘Who is’ Google searches of 2022

The number one search for 2022 was for the controversial Internet personality Andrew Tate.
1 year ago
Top 7 ‘Who is’ Google searches of 2022
1 year ago

Top 7 most searched people of 2022

No. 1 on the list was actor Johnny Depp.
1 year ago
Top 7 most searched people of 2022
1 year ago

Google sees less Chinese and Iranian hacking this election cycle, they say

Google says they haven’t seen the same style of hacking in the 2022 midterms from China and Iran-backed groups as during the 2020 presidential election
1 year ago
Google sees less Chinese and Iranian hacking this election cycle, they say
1 year ago

Google improves share ability between devices

Upgrades to its nearby share feature will allow users to automatically transfer files.
1 year ago
Google improves share ability between devices
1 year ago

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.
1 year ago
Google workers battle company over 'life and death' abortion policies