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Google Chrome's team has heard you loud and clear. Chrome will now block auto playing videos and ads with sound by default. VentureBeat notes that this was originally supposed to have been added to Chrome 64 in January, but...
Google has been generally reluctant to honor European Union "right to be forgotten" requests when people try to hide their past convictions, but it a new ruling, the company may have a hard time not honoring some future requests. A...
In the upcoming redesign of Gmail that's due to released in the next few weeks, there will apparently be a new feature that many will find useful, especially businesses. According to a tip The Verge received, Google is introducing...
Kelly Shortridge, a product manager at SecurityScorecard, detected some unusual behavior on her PC a few days ago. She noticed that a honeypot Canarytoken was being accessed by Chrome.exe. This is unusual because you wouldn't expect a web browser...
Google employees have petitioned showing their opposition for the company's part in a Pentagon AI program. Over 3,100 employees have signed the petition, and asked CEO Sundar Pichai to pull Google out of the project. The project uses artificial...
There are multiple reports that came in indicating that there was an active shooter at the company's Northern California headquarters. San Bruno Police confirmed that an active shooter at the campus, and the ATF responded to the site. https://twitter.com/BBCBreaking/status/981288163825143808 Shortly after...
If you're seeing a 500 internal server error when going to YouTube today, don't worry, you're not the only one. At 3:27PM ET, YouTube confirmed via Twitter that channel pages were down, though it's worth mentioning that individual videos...
Google today announced an expansion of its Rolling Study Halls initiative that gives 16 additional school districts and "thousands" of students access to Wi-Fi and Chromebooks on their buses. The program will expand on two pilots in North Carolina...
Launched in 2009, Google's URL shortening service has been quite useful and fun, especially when they added third-party API, the ability to create QR codes and ability to link right to iOS and Android apps. While the service has provided...
If you've been itching to get your hands on Microsoft's Edge browser, we have some good news for you. The Edge bowser is now available for everyone using an iPad and Android tablets today. The browser is basically scaled up...
While Google is working hard to keep Android malware out of the Play Store, this also means that attackers are using more sophisticated methods. According to details provided by SophosLabs, they provided information on a recent ad-spawning malware strain,...
We first heard about Lytro back in 2011 when, at the time, it came out with an unprecedented "light field" technology with the ability to refocus pictures after they're taken. The company later changed focus to virtual reality and...
Much like other companies in its category, Google has faced a lot of criticism for its role in spreading misinformation and has taken the necessary steps to address the problem. In the past few months, they company has teamed...
While it seems like Amazon continues to take over the online shopping every year, Google isn't going to just sit around and let that happen. The search engine giant appears to be teaming up with Walmart, Home Depot, Target,...
YouTube may have done a lot of work to keep offending videos off of from its Kids app, but there's still more work to do. Business Insider discovered that the Kids app was suggesting conspiracy theory videos when users...
Google's Station WiFi, as of today, is making its way to Mexico. The public hotspots are available in over 60 "high-traffic" locations in 44 Mexican cities, including malls, mass transit stations and airports. The coverage should expand to more...
If you've been thinking to sign up for YouTube TV, you may want to do it today because it's the last day to get the service for $35 per month. Starting tomorrow, the price of the service is increasing...
When Google's Pixel Buds first launched, they weren't the most polished, but it appears that the search engine giant hasn't forgotten about them. Our friends over at 9to5Google has discovered a couple of new features for the Pixel Buds...
Waymo, Alphabet's self-driving company, announced a new pilot program that's located in Atlanta to further test its autonomous technology. Starting next week, Waymo's self-driving trucks will begin hauling cargo to Google's data centers. The trucks will not be completely...
Reported by TechCrunch, it appears that a new study done by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) says that Android users have a higher brand loyalty than iOS users. The study says that not only has Android loyalty continuously rising...

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