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Bloomberg:
Apple's self-driving Lexus seen in Silicon Valley with 64-channel lidar, at least two radars and a series of cameras   —  Almost two weeks after Apple Inc. secured permission to test its autonomous-car technology in California, the first images of the vehicle have emerged from Silicon Valley roads.
Apr 27, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
David Foster, Google's vice president of hardware product development, leaves the company, having been hired away from Amazon in 2016   —  David Foster, a marquee hire working on Pixel and other devices, has left after six months.  —  David Foster, a key executive Google recruited …
Apr 27, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Sources: Google and partners in Coalition for Better Ads are working on a tool designed for publishers to filter some ads; IAB head says tool isn't ad blocker   —  A Chrome feature to filter ads is coming — just don't call it an ad-blocker.  —  After seven months of work …
Apr 21, 2017, 8:55 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Apple hired two executives who worked on satellites at Google, held talks with Boeing about investment or partnership in Boeing's satellite venture   —  The iPhone maker has recruited a pair of top Google satellite executives for a new hardware team, according to people familiar with the matter.
Apr 21, 2017, 1:44 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Alphabet says Fiber president Dennish Kish and VP of Access division Milo Medin are leaving the division but remaining at the company   —  Fiber President Dennis Kish to remain at holding company  —  Veteran Googler Milo Medin is also leaving broadband effort
Apr 6, 2017, 9:30 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Uber suspends self-driving car testing following Arizona crash involving one of its cars; police say the Uber car was not at fault, another car failed to yield   —  A self-driving car operated by Uber Technologies Inc. was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona, the latest setback for a company reeling from multiple crises.
Mar 25, 2017, 2:30 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
After UK backlash, Google updates ad policies to give more control over ad placement, creates new brand safety tools, and expands hate speech definitions   —  After U.K. criticism, company creates new brand safety tools  —  Google also adds refugees to class protected from hate speech
Mar 21, 2017, 2:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of Anthony Levandowski, Otto founder and ex-head of Google's LiDAR team, who's at the heart of Waymo's Uber lawsuit after allegedly taking designs   —  Travis Kalanick, the chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc., says he needs leadership help.
Mar 16, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Tom Moore steps down as Project Loon CEO after six months and is replaced by Alastair Westgarth, former head of wireless antenna company Quintel   —  Tom Moore, a satellite veteran Alphabet recruited in August, is stepping down from his job.  —  by  —  Tom Moore, a satellite veteran brought …
Mar 10, 2017, 8:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Google announces several new high-profile Google cloud clients, including eBay, HSBC, Colgate-Palmolive, and Verizon, which a source says moved from Microsoft   —  Search giant announces new clients, partners at cloud event  —  Google touts security, AI as it chases market-leader Amazon
Mar 8, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context

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