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Google takes on Zoom with launch of Meet hardware
video conferencing

Google takes on Zoom with launch of Meet hardware

The Lenovo-made Series One meeting room kits will become available in November
16 Sep 2020
Google Maps adds parking payments via the app
Google Android

Google Maps adds parking payments via the app

The new function is testing in Texas but will soon spread nationwide
4 Sep 2020
Digital Services Act: Google asks European Commission to clarify responsibilities
Policy & legislation

Digital Services Act: Google asks European Commission to clarify responsibilities

The tech giant submitted a 135-page document calling for greater clarity around expectations
4 Sep 2020
Google unveils its Middlefield Park Master Plan
Business strategy

Google unveils its Middlefield Park Master Plan

Townlike campus will include housing, retail and community gathering spaces
3 Sep 2020
Google and Amwell team up to boost telehealth services
Cloud

Google and Amwell team up to boost telehealth services

Google will buy a $100 million stake in Amwell during its IPO
25 Aug 2020
Google Chrome will reward fast-loading sites with 'fast page' badge
Google Android

Google Chrome will reward fast-loading sites with 'fast page' badge

Google will also curb mixed forms to protect Chrome users' data
19 Aug 2020
Fortnite creator sues Google and Apple over app store cut
Fortnite
Mobile

Fortnite creator sues Google and Apple over app store cut

Epic Games' battle over app stores' revenue slices continues
14 Aug 2020
Google Drive vs Microsoft OneDrive head-to-head review
cloud storage

Google Drive vs Microsoft OneDrive head-to-head review

We compare the storage capacity, price, compatibility and feature set of the two popular cloud storage services
12 Aug 2020
The House of Lords will never bring tech giants to book
IT regulation

The House of Lords will never bring tech giants to book

The multiple ways politicians have tried to regulate social media are uniformly daft
8 Aug 2020
Google Cloud and Orange team up on AI and cloud computing
cloud computing

Google Cloud and Orange team up on AI and cloud computing

The partnership will help Orange to expand its portfolio and will strengthen Google Cloud's presence in Europe
28 Jul 2020
Google to build subsea data cable linking the UK, US and Spain
Network & Internet

Google to build subsea data cable linking the UK, US and Spain

The Grace Hopper cable will power Google services like Meet, Gmail and Google Cloud
28 Jul 2020
Big tech antitrust investigation report expected by early fall
Policy & legislation

Big tech antitrust investigation report expected by early fall

Report will detail antitrust allegations and contain recommendations on reigning in market power
24 Jul 2020
Google unveils new G Suite security features
business apps

Google unveils new G Suite security features

Updates provide stronger security features across G Suite’s selection of products
22 Jul 2020
Google Nest Hub is the first smart display to support Netflix
streaming

Google Nest Hub is the first smart display to support Netflix

Google Nest Hub beats the Amazon Echo Show and Facebook Portal to the punch
22 Jul 2020
Android vs iOS: Which mobile OS is right for you?
Mobile

Android vs iOS: Which mobile OS is right for you?

We look at design, security, compatibility and more to see which OS best fits your business
17 Jul 2020
Google Meet helps prevent Zoom-bombing-fueled class cancellations
video conferencing

Google Meet helps prevent Zoom-bombing-fueled class cancellations

Kids found a new way to cut class, but Google is playing hall monitor
14 Jul 2020
Dems ask Facebook, Google and Twitter for coronavirus disinformation reports
Policy & legislation

Dems ask Facebook, Google and Twitter for coronavirus disinformation reports

The European Union already requested this info and received commitments from all three companies
10 Jul 2020
California launching Google antitrust probe
Policy & legislation

California launching Google antitrust probe

California could use its broader interpretation of antitrust laws to its advantage
10 Jul 2020
Google Maps is testing traffic lights
Google Android

Google Maps is testing traffic lights

Testing started in big cities, but Google will eventually expand it to more areas
9 Jul 2020
How to share your Google Calendar
email providers

How to share your Google Calendar

Follow these easy steps to share your Google Calendar with family, friends or team members
8 Jul 2020
Google Chrome 86 update could add 28% to your battery life
web browser

Google Chrome 86 update could add 28% to your battery life

Update may throttle background tabs so Chrome hogs less battery
6 Jul 2020
Privacy groups warn against Google's acquisition of Fitbit
privacy

Privacy groups warn against Google's acquisition of Fitbit

Advocacy groups claim Google could exploit Fitbit’s data collection capabilities
2 Jul 2020
Google makes Seasonal Savings free for all Nest owners
Internet of Things (IoT)

Google makes Seasonal Savings free for all Nest owners

Program helps the average smart home user achieve 3 to 5% in energy savings
1 Jul 2020