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Google doubles bug bounty rewards for Linux, Kubernetes exploits
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zero-day exploit

Google doubles bug bounty rewards for Linux, Kubernetes exploits

The increased rewards are said to align better with the community's expectations of a bug bounty programme of this kind
16 Feb 2022
How to share your Google Calendar
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email providers

How to share your Google Calendar

Follow these easy steps to share your Google Calendar with family, friends or team members
11 Feb 2022
Google Cloud announces custom AI solutions and new consulting hubs
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Google Cloud announces custom AI solutions and new consulting hubs

The resources will contribute to customer success and encourage digital transformation
11 Feb 2022
Google to kill off Currents in favour of a more integrated Workspace
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collaboration

Google to kill off Currents in favour of a more integrated Workspace

The Google Plus replacement meets its end just two years after launching
11 Feb 2022
Google Cloud appoints ex-Salesforce exec Kelisky as UK and Ireland managing director
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Careers & training

Google Cloud appoints ex-Salesforce exec Kelisky as UK and Ireland managing director

Helen Kelisky to bring 30-years of cloud sales experience to the tech giant
10 Feb 2022
Google claims default 2FA reduced account breaches by 50%
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two-factor authentication (2FA)

Google claims default 2FA reduced account breaches by 50%

The auto-enabled security mechanism was first introduced late last year
9 Feb 2022
Flutter announces new stable build for Windows development
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software development

Flutter announces new stable build for Windows development

Google has worked with Microsoft to target Windows as the first stable desktop-specific release of the cross-platform development framework
4 Feb 2022
Google introduces free Workspace plan for businesses without Gmail
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collaboration

Google introduces free Workspace plan for businesses without Gmail

Organisations can enjoy all the collaboration benefits of Workspace, regardless of their email provider, for free
4 Feb 2022
Google Pixel 6 review: The Clark Kent of smartphones
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Google Android

Google Pixel 6 review: The Clark Kent of smartphones

This phone doesn’t stand out from the pack – and that’s a good thing
3 Feb 2022
Google Pixel 6 Pro review: A picture-perfect Pixel
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Google Android

Google Pixel 6 Pro review: A picture-perfect Pixel

The 6 Pro is a Tensor-powered wonder with a strange design and ‘magic’ camera software
1 Feb 2022
Google backtracks on G Suite closures with a free alternative
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collaboration

Google backtracks on G Suite closures with a free alternative

Free G Suite users can keep their data in the cloud after all, says search giant
28 Jan 2022
Google adds Python support to privacy-preserving data analysis tool
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big data analytics

Google adds Python support to privacy-preserving data analysis tool

The addition of Python opens up the open-source differential privacy library to nearly half of all developers worldwide
28 Jan 2022
Google to invest up to $1 billion in India’s second largest telco
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Business strategy

Google to invest up to $1 billion in India’s second largest telco

The tech giant is aiming to invest a total of $10 billion into the country over the next few years
28 Jan 2022
Google accused of 'deceptive' location tracking in fresh US lawsuit
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Policy & legislation

Google accused of 'deceptive' location tracking in fresh US lawsuit

The tech giant said the case is based on inaccurate claims and outdated assertions about its settings
25 Jan 2022
Google banned from importing patent-infringing tech following Sonos IP victory
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Policy & legislation

Google banned from importing patent-infringing tech following Sonos IP victory

However, it appears Google has been working on product redesigns to circumvent the patents
7 Jan 2022
Google, Facebook fined €210 million for making it difficult for users to reject cookies
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Policy & legislation

Google, Facebook fined €210 million for making it difficult for users to reject cookies

Data regulator CNIL gives companies three months to provide a system for refusing cookies that is as easy as single click consent
6 Jan 2022
Google is working with leading PC manufacturers to improve Android on Windows
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Google Android

Google is working with leading PC manufacturers to improve Android on Windows

Acer, HP, and Intel are all working with Google to bring a more seamless experience to Android users on Windows, as the company announces a raft of ne…
6 Jan 2022
Google Cloud acquires Israeli security startup Siemplify
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cloud security

Google Cloud acquires Israeli security startup Siemplify

The SOAR specialist has been described as "the missing piece" for Google's Chronicle platform
5 Jan 2022
Google Cloud extends partnership with Minsait
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digital transformation

Google Cloud extends partnership with Minsait

New deal will help improve digital sovereignty in Spain’s public and private sector organizations
20 Dec 2021
Alphabet to fold smart city firm Sidewalk Labs into Google
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mergers and acquisitions

Alphabet to fold smart city firm Sidewalk Labs into Google

Smart city platform to be incorporated into Google's sustainability products
17 Dec 2021
Google to rollout AI-based security across three UK airports
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Google to rollout AI-based security across three UK airports

Airports in Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Southampton will test a tool designed to make it easier to spot suspicious packages
16 Dec 2021
Android bug prevents users from calling emergency services
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Google Android

Android bug prevents users from calling emergency services

Google has confirmed that the glitch is affecting devices that have Microsoft Teams installed
9 Dec 2021
Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?
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email providers

Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?

Which is the best for business and productivity? We put the two biggest email services head-to-head to find out
26 Nov 2021
Compromised Google Cloud Platform instances are riddled with cryptominers
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cloud computing

Compromised Google Cloud Platform instances are riddled with cryptominers

Google Cloud's Threat Intelligence report revealed some alarming findings about the security of business' cloud environments
26 Nov 2021