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Liz Hunt / The Keyword:
Google introduces new views in Maps for driving, navigation, and transit to better highlight relevant information, new colors and icons for places of interest   —  The world is an ever-evolving place.  And as it changes, Google Maps changes with it.  As roads close, businesses open …
Nov 17, 2017, 2:35 AMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
HTC and Google cancel plans for the HTC Daydream VR standalone headset in western markets; Google says plans are still in place for a Lenovo Daydream headset   —  One of the only questions I've asked HTC VR execs consistently over the past several months is whether the Daydream version …
Nov 14, 2017, 1:00 AMIn context
Nancy Scola / Politico:
Study: interviews with tech staffers show how Facebook, Twitter, and Google helped Trump team as part of ad services; Clinton team declined embeds   —  A study reveals employees the companies placed in the Trump campaign played a surprisingly active role in shaping its message and targeting voters.
Oct 26, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google releases a beta version of its iOS Gmail app on TestFlight that lets users add non-Google accounts, like Outlook, Yahoo, Hotmail   —  Google wants to make Gmail the place where you check all your email accounts, not just your Google accounts.  The company announced this week it's testing …
Oct 18, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
New York Times:
PolitiFact and Snopes, using Google AdSense, unwittingly hosted ads by fake news publishers; source says AdSense has terminated the ads   —  SAN FRANCISCO — The headlines are eye-catching.  Melania Trump is leaving the White House!  Home renovation cable star Joanna Gaines has abandoned her HGTV show and husband Chip Gaines!
Oct 18, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Reuters:
Sources: Alphabet to help develop a section of Toronto's waterfront as a testbed for smart city concepts, will place 300 employees at the site   —  OTTAWA/TORONTO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc, the owner of Google, will announce plans to help develop a section of Toronto's waterfront on Tuesday …
Oct 17, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
Google announces it is rolling out new Natural Language API features: automatic classification of content and sentiment analysis of places or things   —  Google is launching new features within its free Cloud Natural Languages API (shared software technology) that will help newsrooms …
Sep 19, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google debuts preview of ARCore, a platform for Android devs to make AR apps, following Apple's ARKit, to first target Google Pixel and Samsung Galaxy S8 phones   —  Last week in San Francisco, Google showed me an app called Oz.  Oz is a kind of augmented reality picture book …
Aug 29, 2017, 11:05 AMIn context
New York Times:
Apple, citing US sanctions, starts removing apps from Iranian developers in the App Store; Google allows Iranian developers to publish free apps to Play Store   —  TEHRAN — Officially, Apple has no presence in Iran.  Because of American sanctions against the country, the company's iPhones …
Aug 25, 2017, 12:25 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google adds Q&A section to Maps on Android and mobile search, letting businesses answer questions   —  Google is launching a new feature for Google Maps for Android and mobile search today: question and answers.  I'm sure it won't come as a surprise when I tell you that this feature allows …
Aug 17, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context

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