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Google is treading a dangerous path in China

Washington Post - 17 Oct 2018
GOOGLE ANNOUNCED last week that it would not compete for a $10 billion cloud-computing contract with the Pentagon, claiming the work would conflict with its corporate values. Yet somehow that ethical high-mindedness does not seem to come into play ...
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Google Chromecast (2018) review

The Verge - 16 Oct 2018
Google didn't say a word about its newly refreshed Chromecast onstage in New York last week. And it's not hard to understand why: the latest Chromecast is very, very similar to the prior model. It's still $35. The best it can do for video quality is ...
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Google's YouTube suffers a major outage

CNBC - 17 Oct 2018
Google's streaming service YouTube experienced a major outage on Wednesday morning as users complained that they were unable to access the website. The service was back up as of 11 a.m. HK/SIN time (11 p.m. ET Tuesday), although YouTube did not ...
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Google News results favor left-leaning media, report finds

USA TODAY - 16 Oct 2018
The report from the media technology group AllSides, out Tuesday, analyzed Google News' homepage and search engine results from the news page over a two-week period and determined that news outlets with a "left" bias were more often prominently ...
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Why the Pixel matters

The Verge - 16 Oct 2018
When the original Pixel was unveiled by Google in October 2016, many questioned why the Mountain View company was entering the business of designing, building, and selling phones. Two years on, that sentiment still lingers, as expressed by Andreessen ...
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Google Maps will now help you find EV charging stations

The Verge - 16 Oct 2018
Finding a place to quickly top off your electric car's battery might get a little bit easier: Google announced today that it's adding support to Google Maps for EV chargers. Both Tesla and Chargepoint's global network of EV chargers will be added to ...
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Google Call Screen: Everything you need to know

CNET - 16 Oct 2018
Google not only recently announced two new Pixel phones, but the company also unveiled a new call screening service launching first with the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL that will surely help you deal with calls from unknown numbers or people you'd rather avoid.
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Best Google Search Alternatives

TechCo (blog) - 16 Oct 2018
When it comes to search engines, you might think there's just one name in town – Google. You could be forgiven for thinking this. The tech giant handles a massive 3.5 billion searches a day through its service, and it's the go-to search engine for many.
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With Watch GT, Huawei ditches Google for its own OS

TechCrunch - 16 Oct 2018
LG's strange new hybrid Watch W7 marked a small but important victory for Wear OS. But this morning in London, Google lost a key ally in the smartwatch wars — for this model, at least. Huawei's latest wearable, the Watch GT ditches the Google ...
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Google Pixel 3 XL review

TechCrunch - 15 Oct 2018
But Google is playing another game entirely. The company has never really been concerned with battling it out over flashy designs and specs. It's really exactly the sort of approach you'd expect from a software-first company. I won't go so far as to ...

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