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Google is shutting down Allo

Google has officially announced that it’s shutting down Allo, ending the run of yet another failed Google chat app experiment. The news isn’t entirely unsurprising, given that Google had already paused investment in Allo back in April. Back then, the head of the communications group at Google, Anil Sabharwal, noted that “[Allo] as a whole...
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The Friendship That Made Google Huge

On a Monday morning this spring, Jeff and Sanjay stood in the kitchenette of Building 40, home to much of Google’s artificial-intelligence division. Behind them, a whiteboard was filled with matrix algebra; a paper about unsupervised adversarial networks lay on a table. Jeff, wearing a faded T-shirt and jeans, looked like a reformed beach bum;...
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How Google Keeps Its Power-Hungry Operations Carbon-Neutral

Kate Brandt has a radical idea for how we’ll have to live in the future, if we’re going to be in balance with nature. She envisions a world without landfills, where ownership is obsolete, and everything down to the socks on our feet is rented and shared. Brandt is Google’s sustainability officer. And she’s obsessed...
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Google employees are so angry about how Google handled plans for a censored Chinese search engine, some are …

<!– –> MENUSEARCH QUOTES Tech Days after Google employees published an open letter calling for the company to cancel its controversial efforts to create a censored search engine in China, some employees are talking about creating a “strike fund” to support workers who decide to strike or resign in protest. On Thursday, The Intercept reported...
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Google Tweaks Email Program That Assumed An Investor Was Male

A Google sign and logo at the Googleplex in Menlo Park, Calif. This week, Google project manager spoke to Reuters about a problem discovered in the firm’s email service. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images A Google sign and logo at the Googleplex in Menlo Park, Calif. This week, Google project...
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Buy Amazon, Apple And Google Slowly

Follow the growth, but don’t pay a big premium for it. Getty Many readers have asked what to do with the tech stocks that have been the cornerstones of their portfolios. Wayne Himelsein, one of my managers, who has been moving out of tech stocks for the past two months, recently recommended buying Amazon. That actually...
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Google’s EU shopping comparison rivals say their situation is getting worse

Roughly a month ago European Commission (EC) competition chief Margrethe Vestager said that Google’s efforts in shopping search were making progress and that the company would likely be able to avoid additional antitrust penalties. However in a new open letter to Vestager, EU shopping comparison rivals argue that things are actually getting worse for them....
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These Are Google’s Best Black Friday Deals

Whether you need a smartphone, smart TV, smart home assistant, or smart charger that turns your smartphone into a smart home assistant that can control your suddenly smart TV, Google’s Black Friday specials might have what you’re looking for. Smart Home Assistants Google’s entire Home line of smart home assistants is getting some serious discounts....
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Google Pioneers New World Of Seamless Software Updates

Imagine a world where smart things got smarter without the need for service from a technician or buying new gear. Droid Life, a technology enthusiast website, reported Oct. 13 that Google is bringing real-time translation to all Assistant-optimized headphones in an over-the-air software update. Google’s Juston Payne talks about Google Pixel Buds at a Google event at...
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This New Trick Will Change How You Use Google Docs Forever

Google’s making it easier for everyone — especially power Google Docs users who spend their days in the company’s office software — to quickly start new projects right from the Chrome browser. In a tweet a Google account, the company announced a new list of shortcuts to create documents, slideshow presentations, spreadsheets, sites, and forms...
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