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WIRED

What Amazon Echo and Google Home Do With Your Voice Data
WIRED
Amazon Echo and Google Home?and other devices that have Alexa and Google Assistant built in?are some of the most promising new technologies to come along in years. And they're genuinely useful to have around, whether it's to settle a bet or help out ...
Experts Break Down The Difference Between Google Home and Amazon EchoHuffPost
Deloitte tool links super funds to Google Home to tell you when you can retireThe Australian Financial Review
Just say the word to get some help from Alexa or Google Home this ThanksgivingDigital Trends
Variety -CNET -Engadget
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CBS News

Fake Google ad sent users searching for Amazon to scam site
CBS News
Some Google users searching for "Amazon" on Thanksgiving were shown a phony ad that redirected to a scam website, one day before the biggest shopping day of the year. The ad appeared at the top of search results for an unknown number of users for at ...

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Engadget

Google will downrank Russian state news agencies
Engadget
Eric Schmidt, the chief executive of Google's parent company Alphabet, says the problem is largely down to Russia Today and Sputnik, and that the company is "trying to engineer the systems to prevent it". Speaking at an event in Halifax, Canada, he ...
Google Alphabet's Schmidt: Here's why we can't keep fake news out of search resultsZDNet

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CNBC

The Google Glass app Aira is helping give sight to my blind aunt
CNBC
My aunt Wendy lost her vision at the age of 7. She test drove a Google Glass app that aims to help her get around.

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The Guardian

Google clamps down on ticket resale sites
The Guardian
Google will impose tough new restrictions on ticket resale companies to prevent music and theatre fans needlessly paying above face value on websites such as Viagogo and StubHub. In a move celebrated by fans' campaign groups, ticket resale companies ...
Google clamps down on ticket scammersBBC News

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Lifehacker

Use Google Assistant on Your New Pixel 2 to Take a Hands-Free Thanksgiving Family Photo
Lifehacker
With family descending upon your home for the holidays, you'll probably be asked to take a group photo or two. If you've got the Google Pixel 2 (or 2 XL), you can use it to snap pictures using only your voice. No longer do you have to rush into frame ...
Google Pixel 2 XL Deal: Save 50 in this Black Friday price slashTrustedReviews
?Google: Here's how we predict battery life based on your usage patternsZDNet
Google Pixel Gets 'Smart Battery' Feature to Make Better PredictionsNDTV
Android Police -Android Headlines -GSMArena.com
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The Verge

Google's top search results promote offensive content, again - The ...
The Verge
Google's search algorithms have been haphazard for a long time, but over the past year we've seen a number of incidents where top results are spreading wildly ...

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Express.co.uk

Google Maps Street View captures strange optical illusion - can YOU spot it?
Express.co.uk
google maps street view Google. Google Maps: An optical illusion has been created by the 360-degree camera. Google Maps Street View was invented in 2007, just two years after Danish brothers Lars and Jens Eilstrup Rasmussen set up Google Maps.

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Reuters

Russia says Google down-ranking Sputnik, RT would be censorship
Reuters
Alphabet Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, speaking on stage at an international forum last Saturday, responded to a question about Sputnik articles appearing on Google by saying the company was working to give less prominence to ?those kinds of ...
Russia slams Google over its plans to de-rank news from the countryTNW
Law Professor: Google Tries to Hide Alternative Narrative by Sputnik DerankingSputnik International

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ABS-CBN News

How to lure Christmas shoppers with Google search
ABS-CBN News
Updated addresses and contact details on Google Maps are more likely to result in a sale, said Google Philippines head of industry Henry de Chaille. De Chaille said 55 percent of Filipinos would search for products online then buy them later in ...

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