Google Photos partners with CVS and Walmart for prints

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Google Photos, far and away the most used photo sharing app, with over 1 billion users monthly, has partnered with CVS and Walmart to offer on-demand, in-store prints from the app. The 4×6 photo prints directly from Google Photos and will be available for same day pick up at the […]

Google will promote original reporting with algorithm change

[ad_1] Newspapers have often blamed Google’s algorithm for plumenting online traffic and the industry’s decline Original reporting will be highlighted in Google’s search results, the company said as it announced changes to its algorithm. The world’s largest search engine has come under increasing criticism from media outlets, mainly because of its algorithms—a set of instructions […]

Google Earth leads to remains of missing Florida man in lake

[ad_1] It took 22 years, but a missing man’s remains were finally found thanks to someone who zoomed in on his former Florida neighborhood with Google satellite images and noticed a car submerged in a lake, authorities said. The skeletal remains were of William Moldt, who went missing in 1997 at the age of 40, […]

Google settles with labor board over employee speech

[ad_1] In this May 1, 2019, file photo, a person walks past a Google sign in San Francisco. Google says it’s reached a settlement over employees’ ability to speak out about workplace issues. Under the settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, Google has agreed to post a notice to remind employees of their rights.. […]

Google pays France over $1 billion to settle tax case

[ad_1] This Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, file photo shows Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Two bipartisan groups of state attorneys general are launching separate antitrust investigations into Facebook and Google, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, adding to regulatory scrutiny of two of the world’s largest and most ubiquitous tech companies.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File) Tech […]

Google advertising practices targeted in antitrust probe

[ad_1] Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, center, with District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine, left, and a bipartisan group of state attorneys general speaks to reporters in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 on an antitrust investigation of big tech companies. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) State attorneys general […]

Antitrust probe against Google launched by nearly all US states

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain The top prosecutors for 50 U.S. states and territories on Monday launched an official investigation into Google, as the tech giant faces claims that it violates antitrust law and engages in monopolistic practices. Google “dominates all aspects of advertising on the internet and searching on the internet,” Texas Attorney General […]

State attorneys general teaming up on antitrust probes of Facebook and Google

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Tech giants Facebook and Google are facing more scrutiny into their business practices. A multi-state antitrust investigation, led by New York State Attorney General Letitia James, is focusing on “Facebook’s dominance in the industry and the potential anticompetitive conduct stemming from that dominance,” she said Friday. Other states involved in […]

States expected to target Google in new antitrust probe

[ad_1] In this May 1, 2019, file photo a man walks past a Google sign outside with a span of the Bay Bridge at rear in San Francisco. A group of states are expected to announce an investigation into Google on Monday, Sept. 9, to investigate whether the tech company has become too big. (AP […]

Google Pixel 3 international giveaway!

[ad_1] It’s time for the Sunday giveaway! Like every week, we’re giving away another brand new Android phone to one lucky Android Authority reader. A big congratulations to the winner of last week’s ZTE Axon 10 Pro giveaway, Gergely B. from Italy. This week we’re giving away a brand new Google Pixel 3, brought to you by […]