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  1. Google suspends some business with Huawei after Trump blacklist  CNBC
  2. Huawei Smartphones Will Lose Google Android Software And Services, Reports Claim  Forbes
  3. Google reportedly pulls Huawei's Android license  The Verge
  4. Google reportedly suspends select business with Huawei over U.S. ban  TechCrunch
  5. Exclusive: Google suspends some business with Huawei after Trump blacklist - source  Metro US
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Google Wants Your Phone Number -- Should You Provide It?  Forbes

When Google suggests you hand over even more personal data, the knee-jerk reaction is to run away. However, you might just want to provide your phone ...

Google Spent Years on a Secret Plan to Dominate This $830 Billion Industry, and Nobody Even Noticed  Inc.

Video games was good. Ads, of course. But this is something more.

Google Tracks What You Buy Online With Gmail  WIRED

Adobe fixes, an executive order, and more of the week's top security news.

How to use Google Maps to help someone find you  The Verge

Maps has an easily overlooked feature for sharing your real-time whereabouts with someone so they can see exactly where you are, even if you're moving, and ...

5 Important Takeaways From Google's Two Year Study Of Remote Work  Forbes

Recently, the folks at Google published their findings from a two year study they conducted on remote work. The report published had some interesting insights ...

Italy opens antitrust probe into Google because of a rejected Android Auto app  The Verge

Italian energy company Enel Group says Google refused to allow a mapping app that helps people find charging stations, but Android Auto only allows ...

Why Prices Of Google's Cheap Chromebooks Will Rise In The Long Term  Forbes

Chromebooks, the lightweight PCs powered by Google's Chrome operating system, have earned a name for low prices since they started selling in 2011. Prices ...

Google quietly killed custom ?My Case? program with Pixel 3a launch  9to5Google

At I/O 2019, Google announced the Nest Hub Max for this summer, and launched the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Google kills My Case program...

Google rolls out a refreshed, more personal Smart Display interface  Engadget

Google introduced an updated Smart Display interface alongside the Nest Hub Max, and now you don't need that new hardware to see what the fuss is about.

You?re Not Alone When You?re on Google  The New York Times

At first blush, it seems safe to say that most of us harbor inconsistent ? if not neurotically contradictory ? notions about our personal privacy. We claim to ...

Google Is Shutting Down Its Jump VR Video Program  Variety

Google will shut down Jump, its cloud-based video stitching *service*, this summer. The company emailed creators Friday afternoon to tell them that Jump would ...

This week in tech history: Google Assistant is born  Engadget

At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This We ...

Google?s combining all its travel planning features under a site called Trips  The Verge

Google is combining its travel-related products ? the mobile Google Trips app, Google Flights, Google hotels search, and more ? under a singular landing ...

Documents Suggest Google Did Not Investigate Major Leaks  WIRED

Google has been known to fire employees for leaking company information. But it hasn't investigated several recent high-profile leaks.

Inside Google's Civil War  Fortune

Some employees say Google is losing touch with its ?Don't be evil? motto. What happens when an empowered tech workforce rebels?

How to delete your personal data from your Google profile  Komando

Despite being data-hungry, Google still has a good reputation for a tech company. But that doesn't mean that they're immune to the same greedy tactics that o?

Google set to pay San Jose millions for Diridon Station planning  The Mercury News

As San Jose moves forward with redeveloping the area around Diridon Station, Google has agreed to pay the city about $4.5 million to help with the planning ...

Google clarifies Works with Nest shutdown, provides extension on existing connections  The Verge

Google has issued an update on its planned Works with Nest shutdown that provides more information on how the process will work and how existing customers ...

Google to Refund Advertisers After Suit Over Fraud Scheme  The Wall Street Journal

Google has agreed to refund advertisers for ads purchased through its ad marketplaces that ran on websites with fraudulent traffic, following a lawsuit claiming ...

2020 presidential election: Joe Biden surges past Trump on Facebook, Google ads  Axios

Why it matters: For a while, Trump was dominating online advertising spend on Google and Facebook, giving his campaign an unprecedented early lead in ...

Google May Know You Better Than You Know Yourself  The Wall Street Journal

Google's move to monetize its visual Discover feed in addition to traditional searches is a valuable new instrument in its virtual toolbox. The new initiative comes ...

Google Ads unveils several fine-tuning controls for bidding strategies  Search Engine Land

Google unveiled several updates around bidding controls at Google Marketing Live this week that marketers will want to be on the lookout for as they roll out into ...

Google updates Search Quality Evaluator Guidelines  Search Engine Land

On Thursday, Google updated its Search Quality Evaluator Guidelines for the first time since July 2018. The refreshed guidelines add more detailed directions ...

How Google Search Ranking Works ? Darwinism in Search  Search Engine Journal

Here's what Gary Illyes tells search engineers when they start at Google, and learn a stunning insight into how Google search ranking works.

Google is about to have a lot more ads on phones  The Verge

Google announced a bunch of new ad types today that'll start showing up throughout its mobile products, including some that interrupt the core Google search ...

Google?s Translatotron converts one spoken language to another, no text involved  TechCrunch

Every day we creep a little closer to Douglas Adams' famous and prescient babelfish. A new research project from Google takes spoken sentences in one ...

How Google?s Work With Motorbike Riders In India Demonstrates Its Plan For Emerging Markets  Forbes

Google's process of redesigning its Maps app for motorbike riders in India showed the company how it needed to better integrate user research with product ...

Google?s Live Transcribe is getting sound events and transcription saving  VentureBeat

Google is updating Live Transcribe with new features, sound events, and transcription saving, coming to the speech recognition tool next month.

Google expands already huge footprint in north Mountain View  The Mercury News

Google has grabbed two smaller office buildings in north Mountain View, a move that widens an already huge footprint for the search giant in its home town.

Google creates mega campus in north San Jose of 1 million square feet with new purchase  The Mercury News

Google has quietly assembled what would be one of the largest office campuses in the Bay Area with a *fresh* purchase of several office buildings in north San ...

The Google city that has angered Toronto  BBC News

It was meant to be a vision of how we will all live in future - a smart city built from the internet up - offering citizens the chance to experience the very latest ...

Eric Schmidt Defended Google's Censored Search for China  The Intercept

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has defended the company's plan to build a censored version of its search engine in China. In an interview with the BBC on ...

Quick Tip: How To Delete Your Data From Google's Servers  Forbes

You can control how long Google keeps some of your data.

Check Out How Google Lens Will Make You Smarter  Forbes

Last week, the well-known Google I/O developer conference was held. People anticipate these events even when they are not involved in the technology itself; ...

Google Stadia is expected to use 14nm Vega GPUs  TechSpot

This time, Google has spilled the beans themselves by listing Stadia in Khronos' Vulkan API conformant products list as ?Google Games Platform Gen 1 (AMD ...

Google cuts Huawei's access to Android updates after blacklist: source  Brisbane Times

The move comes as another blow to the Chinese technology company that the US government has sought to blacklist around the world.

Google?s latest app, Rivet, uses speech processing to help kids learn to read  TechCrunch

Rivet, a new app from Google's in-house incubator, wants to help children struggling to read. The app hails from Area 120 ? Google's workshop for ...

Why Tech giants like Google and Microsoft are investing in Africa  CNN

(CNN) What if you could tell what was wrong with your plant by simply hovering your smartphone over it? Well, farmers in Africa now can. Thanks to one of ...

Pressure mounts on Google to pull ads for anti-abortion clinics that 'deceive women'  The Guardian

'Appalled' Democrat urges action after Guardian revealed Google has given $150000 in free ads to opaque anti-abortion group.

Google funded San Jose company with Army drone-warfare contract and reported U.S./Mexico border ambitions  The Mercury News

Google's work for the Pentagon on the ?Project Maven? drone-warfare initiative led to an employee revolt that pushed the Mountain View tech giant to pull out of ...

How to stop Google from keeping your voice recordings  The Verge

You can delete the recordings made by Google Assistant and Alexa, but only Google Assistant lets you pause recording altogether. Here's how to keep your ...

How to use Google Maps to save your parking location  The Verge

Open up Google Maps on your iOS or Android device, and get ready to find your way to smarter location saving when you park your car.

Baidu, China?s Version of Google, Expects No Revenue Growth  Barron's

The search-engine company Baidu ?China's equivalent of Google?turned in its first net loss in more than a decade and said it expects revenue growth to fade ...

Google is launching YouTube on the Oculus Quest  The Verge

Google will bring YouTube to Facebook's Oculus Quest virtual reality headset when it ships on May 21st. Like existing versions on the Oculus Go, Samsung ...

ProBeat: Microsoft and Sony deal validates Google Stadia  VentureBeat

Gaming rivals Microsoft and Sony have partnered to work together. This is a direct response to Google's Stadia, and all comes back to the cloud and AI.

Google Reveals 'Rule Of Seven' Security Problem  Forbes

Google has today revealed the results of research into website creation and online security which makes for bittersweet reading. On the positive side websites ...

Google Shares Top 3 SEO Factors  Search Engine Journal

Google's SEO Myth Busters episode #1 recently debuted. Google Webmaster Trends Analyst, Martin Splitt, answered what the top 3 SEO factors are to focus on.

Google's $600 million data center project in Becker clears big hurdle  Star Tribune

Google's planned $600 million data center for Becker took a big step forward Tuesday when Minnesota utility regulators approved the tech giant's electricity ...

Google?s Digital Wellbeing software might be slowing down Pixel phones  The Verge

Google's Digital Wellbeing software is meant to be a helpful, transparent tool for monitoring your smartphone usage habits and striking a healthier balance ...

Google Exec's Internal Email On Its Data Leak Policy Has Rattled Employees  BuzzFeed News

An all-staff email sent Thursday reminded Google employees that accessing internal information without permission could get them fired.

Google Employees Protest Management Moves As Company Grows  Fortune

This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here. More than 12 years ...

Google discloses security bug in its Bluetooth Titan Security Keys, offers free replacement  TechCrunch

Google today disclosed a security bug in its Bluetooth Titan Security Key that could allow an attacker in close physical proximity to circumvent the security the ...

When Google Serves Ads in Iran, Advertisers Pay the Price  WIRED

Advertisers say that Google makes it far too easy to accidentally run ads in countries under US sanctions like Iran, North Korea, or Syria.

Google?s new free app teaches kids to read by listening to them  The Next Web

Google has just ripped the beta label off Rivet, its free mobile app designed to help young children learn to read. Designed by the company's Area 120 incubator ...

Update Your Google Pay Privacy Settings Now  Lifehacker

Google Pay is a convenient way to consolidate your various payment methods under one account, and makes online shopping that much more streamlined.

Google?s privacy changes are mostly marketing  Vox.com

At Google's developer conference this week, the search giant announced it will be rolling out a spate of new privacy measures, including simpler controls to ...

Here?s everything Google announced at the I/O 2019 Keynote  TechCrunch

In a two-hour keynote at the annual Google I/O Conference this afternoon, the company announced a ton of stuff it's been working on over the last year, from new ...

?Google is the only winner?: Google?s anti-tracking moves could slow Amazon?s ad growth  Digiday

Google painted uts privacy updates as intended for consumer benefit, but the moves to rein in ad tracking could slow the rise of Amazon...

Google Infrastructure Update Right Now?  Search Engine Journal

There is growing evidence that Google is in the middle of undergoing an infrastructure update. Past history suggests that improvements to the algorithm follow ...

Google?s New Privacy Features Put the Responsibility on Users  WIRED

It's Google's big privacy pivot, according to Google. On Tuesday, The New York Times ran an op-ed about privacy written by Google CEO Sundar Pichai, ...

Google Stadia to use First-Gen AMD Vega GPU Architecture: Khronos  Tom's Hardware

It is now almost certain that Google is using a modified version of AMD's last-gen Vega 56 GPU for its Stadia cloud gaming *service*.

How one man made Google Home more accessible for anyone  CNET

Google engineer, Lorenzo Caggioni, was inspired by his brother with Down syndrome to make Google Home better for people who don't speak.

Audit suggests Google favors a small number of major outlets  Columbia Journalism Review

In the last week of April, nearly 23 percent of all traffic to news sites tracked by web analytics firm Parse.ly came from search engines. Google alone accounts for ...

Microsoft makes Google?s BERT NLP model better  VentureBeat

Microsoft AI researchers used methods laid out by in part by Google AI chief Jeff Dean for its MT-DNN achieve state-of-the-art language understanding.

Google Accidentally Reveals Disappointing Google Photos Feature Cancellation  Forbes

Google looks likely to remove one of my most-used Google Photos features.

This Guy Interviewed at Google for a Dream Job. He Walked Away With the Best Story Ever  Inc.

Sometimes we don't know the best parts of our own stories.

How Does Google Earth Work?  Live Science

Google Earth is a unique geomapping and tagging program that uses composite imagery to form a comprehensive, interactive map of the Earth. By stitching ...

Angry Redditors are trying to Google bomb Game of Thrones writers  The Verge

Redditors, angry at how Game of Thrones' final season has played out, briefly succeeded is getting a picture of its showrunners to rank for the search term "bad ...

Read Google?s new Nest privacy promise and tell me if you?re swayed  The Verge

Google wants to be inside your home. It wants to sell you cameras, alarm systems, and voice assistants to make your life ? and its advertising business ? that ...

Google?s voice strategy is ubiquitous and comprehensive  VentureBeat

One year ago, when Google's Duplex emerged as a conversational AI *service* that makes phone calls on your behalf, much was made of its ability to talk like a ...

Here's how the Supreme Court's Apple App Store decision could affect companies like Amazon and Google  CNBC

The dispute concerned whether iPhone users are entitled to bring a suit challenging Apple's alleged monopolistic behavior with its App Store, or if only app ...

Google makes new push to bolster travel-related searches  Chicago Daily Herald

Google wants to be a go-to destination in the online travel world like Expedia, Priceline and TripAdvisor.

One year later, restaurants are still confused by Google Duplex  The Verge

Google has been using its Duplex AI to place human-sounding phone calls to businesses for a year now, but restaurant employees still aren't sure what to make ...

Google is adding augmented reality to search  The Verge

Google announced at the I/O conference that it's adding augmented reality 3D models to its search options, expanding a line of AR tools previously introduced ...

Google?s head of hardware is betting big on ambient computing  The Verge

Rick Osterloh, the head of Google's newly named "Devices and Services" division discusses how he integrated Nest, built the Pixel 3A, and much more.

Google reveals more stringent abortion ad rules against backdrop of Alabama bill controversy  The Drum

Google is tightening up its abortion search ads policy, saying it will now require businesses that want to run ads at the top of search results relating to queries ...

Week-in-Review: Google impersonates Apple and Bezos eyes the moon  TechCrunch

After Mark Zuckerberg's privacy mea culpa at F8 last week, Google got its turn at I/O to promise consumers that their data wasn't going anywhere that they didn't ...

16 Google interview questions that were so tough the company eventually banned them  Ladders

Google had a reputation for head-scratching interview questions. Some were so bizarre, they were eventually banned from being asked altogether.

Google announces a new Find My Accessories feature for Fast Pair devices and a Bluetooth settings revamp for Android Q  XDA Developers

Fast Pair, short for the Google Fast Pair *Service* (GFPS), is part of Google Play Services, and it supports all Android 6.0+ devices connected to accessories with ...

Google drones will deliver meatballs and other groceries in this lucky city  Mashable

For at least one neighborhood in Europe, meatball delivery reached powerful new heights. Wing announced on Friday that an "early access" version of its ...

Project Mainline is Google?s new way to speed up security updates in Android Q  The Verge

The new feature, called Project Mainline, will be part of Android Q. It'll allow Google to send some security updates directly to Android phones through the Play ...

How to prompt your memory with Google Photos  The Verge

Memory is a tricky thing. Some of us are great at attaching names to faces, while others (and here I raise my hand) have always had a problem with ...

Adobe brings new Amazon and Google integrations to Magento  TechCrunch

It's only been a few months since Adobe launched its Commerce Cloud, based on its $1.6 billion acquisition of Magento. Today, at its Imagine 2019 conference, ...

Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Mozilla release patches for ZombieLoad chip flaws  TechCrunch

Big tech is stepping in to patch newly disclosed security flaws affecting almost every Intel chip since 2011. Researchers on Tuesday released details of the ...

Mozilla Firefox Preview, new Firefox browser, is available on Google Play  Ghacks Technology News

Android users may install the new Firefox web browser for the operating system, codename Fenix, from Google Play now.

GDPR helps Google and Facebook grow UK market share in 2019  Fast Company

Last year, the long-awaited General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) laws went into effect throughout the European Union. They were essentially new rules ...

The Next Version of Android Adds Live Captions to Every Video App  Variety

When Google introduced the next version of its Android operating system at its Google I/O developer conference in Mountain View, Calif. Tuesday, it also ...

Google Prepares to Launch New Privacy Tools to Limit Cookies  The Wall Street Journal

Google is set to launch new tools to limit the use of tracking cookies, a move that could strengthen the search giant's advertising dominance and deal a blow to ...

Google now lets you auto-delete your app activity, location and web history  TechCrunch

It's no secret that unless you are very careful about what you opt-in to, Google keeps a very detailed record of your location history and a log of the web sites you ...

How to make Google automatically delete the data it stores about you [u]  AppleInsider

Google has now begun to roll out its new feature that lets you limit how long it saves information about you. Here's how to use it.

Hands-on: Sonos with Assistant is frustratingly close to replacing Google Home  9to5Google

Sonos speakers are step up for most audio systems, with the new Assistant support being quite appealing. However, the Google Assistant Sonos Home...

Google hardware chief Rick Osterloh is just getting started ? Fast...  Fast Company

Rick Osterloh has shaped the modern era of Google gadgets. Signs of progress are tangible, but the vision is much bigger.

Google I/O 2019: all of the big news, announcements, and more  The Verge

Google I/O 2019 kicks off at 1PM ET (10AM PT) on Tuesday, May 7th. The developer conference lasts for three days, though we'll likely see most of the big ...

Exclusive: Google Is Banning A Play Store Developer With More Than Half A Billion App Installs  BuzzFeed News

Google has begun the mass removal of apps from a major Chinese Android developer following a BuzzFeed News investigation that revealed it was committing ...

Google updates Android Auto design with new default dark mode  The Verge

A lot of little changes that should make Android Auto easier to use with fewer taps. Starting this summer, users can control music or see turn-by-turn directions ...

Google's Now Playing could start keeping track of location and activities - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

The Google Now Playing feature may be getting another significant update sometime soon, as evidenced by an app teardown by XDA Developers. Lines of ...

Google employees are staging a sit-in to protest reported retaliation  TechCrunch

Google employees are staging a sit-in tomorrow to protest the alleged retaliation toward employees at the hands of managers. The plan is to stage the sit-in ...

How advertisers are responding to Google?s third-party cookie crackdown  Digiday

Advertisers are grasping for ways to get closer to the rich data publishers sit on and Google's push to crumble cookies it doesn't own could embolden those ...

Google Says It's Finally Giving Users Privacy. Here's the Painful, Monumental Catch  Inc.

Whenever a tech company makes big promises, beware the small print.