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As Predicted, Google’s Search Preference Menu Eliminates DuckDuckGo

Google's search preference menu auction, as we predicted, has resulted in DuckDuckGo being eliminated, making it harder for people to get simple privacy.

google - Hacker News
5:43pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Apple vs Epic may go to jury; Google finally speaks on Fortnite ban

You thought the Apple vs Epic battle had cooled, or maybe blown over? You thought wrong. Now not only might the case have to go before the jury, but Google's finally breaking its silence. ...

google - The Next Web
5:07pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google Meet’s noise cancelation feature is rolling out on iOS and Android

Google is rolling out its impressive noise cancelation in Google Meet to Android and iOS, but unfortunately, it won’t be available to everybody — you have to be a G Suite Enterprise or G Suite Enterprise for Education customer to take advantage of the feature.

google - The Verge
4:35pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google worker James McGill diagnosed with rare cancer after broken arm

Google worker James McGill diagnosed with rare cancer after broken arm

google - News.com.au
3:44pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Daily Crunch: Judge delays TikTok ban

Americans can continue using TikTok for now, Google updates its developer policies and Uber gets approval to resume operations in London. This is your Daily Crunch for September 28, 2020. The big story: Judge delays TikTok ban The saga continues! The Trump ad…

google - TechCrunch
3:26pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google Play to better enforce in-app purchase policies, ease use of third-party Android app stores

Under threat of regulation, Google announced today it’s updating its Google Play billing policies to better clarify which types of transactions will be subject to Google’s commissions on in-app purchases. While the more detailed language doesn’t actually chan…

google - TechCrunch
10:00am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google says Android 12 will make using third-party app stores easier

Google is making changes to its app development policies, promising that Android 12 will make it easier to use third-party app stores but reiterating that Play Store apps have to use Google’s billing system and pay an in-app purchase cut.

google - The Verge
10:00am PDT - September 28th, 2020

A quarter of US adults now get news from YouTube, Pew Research study finds

Around a quarter of U.S. adults, or roughly 26%, say they get news by watching YouTube videos, according to a new study from Pew Research Center, which examined the Google-owned video platform’s growing influence over news distribution in the U.S., as well as…

google - TechCrunch
9:00am PDT - September 28th, 2020

The Home Depot is selling Google’s new Chromecast before it’s been announced

Google is set to announce its new Chromecast on Wednesday at its Pixel 5 event, but savvy buyers have been able to purchase them early from retailers like The Home Depot and Walmart. The device is going for $49.99, and The Verge has confirmed you can buy it f…

google - The Verge
8:14am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google Maps is getting a UI for driving — and it looks a lot like Android Auto

If you use your Android phone as part of your infotainment system, you probably use Android Auto to control everything. But it looks like Google Maps is going to get a bunch of Android Auto-like features built into it natively. According to the folks over at …

google - The Next Web
8:13am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google's OKR goal-setting tips: Slack, Dropbox leaders share advice - Business Insider

Google's Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) system was adopted by other Silicon Valley start-ups — here's how it can help you too.

google - Business Insider
8:05am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Google's OKR goal-setting tips: Slack, Dropbox leaders share advice - Business Insider

Google's Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) system was adopted by other Silicon Valley start-ups — here's how it can help you too.

google - Business Insider (UK)
8:05am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Some Google Search Rivals Lose Footing on Android System

DuckDuckGo is among search engines that lost most auctions to appear in system Google built to comply with a 2018 EU antitrust decision

google - The Wall Street Journal
3:44am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Lessons from ex-Google employees about productivity and culture - Business Insider

"There can be no upper limit to productivity. At Google, there is minimal manual work required to test and release products."

google - Business Insider
1:43am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Lessons from ex-Google employees about productivity and culture - Business Insider

"There can be no upper limit to productivity. At Google, there is minimal manual work required to test and release products."

google - Business Insider (UK)
1:43am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Ireland's data regulator under pressure over ability to police Google - Business Insider

Johnny Ryan filed a complaint about Google that he said was a "massive, systematic data breach."

google - Business Insider
12:01am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Ireland's data regulator under pressure over ability to police Google - Business Insider

Johnny Ryan filed a complaint about Google that he said was a "massive, systematic data breach."

google - Business Insider (UK)
12:01am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Judge temporarily blocks U.S. ban on TikTok downloads from U.S. app stores

A U.S. judge in Washington has temporarily blocked a Trump administration order banning Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google from offering Chinese-owned short video-sharing app TikTok for download that was set to take effect at 11:59 p.m. Su…

google - Hacker News
5:28pm PDT - September 27th, 2020

World News Day is today: Watch the live webcast

World News Day is presented by The Canadian Journalism Foundation and the World Editors Forum - with support from Google News Initiative.

google - The Globe And Mail
9:42am PDT - September 27th, 2020

Anxiety symptoms increased during the pandemic, Google Trends show

New research uses data from Google search trends to draw conclusions about anxiety levels among adults in the United States during the pandemic.

google - Medical News Today
4:00am PDT - September 27th, 2020

The Android 11 Privacy and Security Features You Should Know

Many of the updates to Google's mobile OS are behind the scenes—but they can help you control your app permissions and keep your data safe.

google - Wired
12:00am PDT - September 27th, 2020

PSA: Google Meet to limit meetings to 60 minutes on free plans September 30th

Google said in April it would allow unlimited-length meetings in its Google Meet video chat platform for all users until September 30th, and it looks like the company is sticking with that timeline.

google - The Verge
11:10am PDT - September 26th, 2020

SEO and Google Ads aren't just web magic. Businesses need to know them. This training can make them all clear

TLDR: The Ultimate Google Ads and SEO Certification Bundle offer all web business owners insight into how to take control of their digital marketing fate. There’s a reason why ...

google - The Next Web
7:00am PDT - September 26th, 2020

This Week in Apps: AltStore, acquisitions and Google Play Pass

The app industry shows no signs of slowing down, with 194 billion downloads in 2018 and over $100 billion in consumer spending. People spend 90% of their mobile time in apps and more time using their mobile devices than watching TV. In other words, apps aren’…

google - TechCrunch
9:30am PDT - September 28th, 2019

Ilford incident: Two men fighting for life after double shooting in east London

Ilford incident: Two men fighting for life after double shooting in east London  Evening StandardView full coverage on Google News

google - Google News (UK)
7:49am PDT - September 28th, 2019