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Google removes options to always show www in the Chrome browser's address bar

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/13/google-removes-options-to-always-show-www-in-the-chrome-browsers-address-bar/

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Google Chrome users who visit the sites www.example.com and example.com will only see example.com listed in the browser's address bar going forward. Google implemented a change in Chrome 76 earlier this year […]

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Google Chrome will check for leaked credentials every time you sign in anywhere

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/11/google_chrome_credential_check/

2 days ago

Double-encrypted. That said, if you're worried about over-sharing, what are you doing on Chrome?

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Google Chrome 79 Stable released with security improvements

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/11/google-chrome-79-stable-released-with-security-improvements/

3 days ago

Google released a new stable version of the company's Chrome web browser on December 10, 2019. Google Chrome 79 is currently being rolled out globally. Chrome users may run a manual update […]

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Google announces new general-purpose VMs for GCE

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-announces-new-general-purpose-vms-for-gce/

3 days ago

The new EC2 VMs for Google Compute Engine offer the best total cost of ownership of any of Google's VMs, the company says.

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Google is bringing a Tab Strip to Chrome for Windows and Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/09/google-is-bringing-a-tab-strip-to-chrome-for-windows-and-linux/

5 days ago

If you have used the Microsoft Edge web browser, classic or new, you may have stumbled upon the browser's Tab Strip feature. Just click on the arrow icon on the tab bar […]

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Google ex-employees demand retribution for Thanksgiving massacre

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/04/google_exemployees_demand_retribution_for_thanksgiving_massacre/

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Fired four threaten to file complaint with National Labor Relations Board

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Sundar Pichai To Lead Both Google And Alphabet; Larry Page, Sergey Brin Step Down

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/sundar-pichai-to-lead-both-google-and-alphabet-larry-page-sergey-brin-step-down

2 weeks ago

by David Harris Pichai will be the executive responsible and accountable for leading Google, and managing Alphabets investment in our portfolio of Other Bets.

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EFF warns of 'one-way mirror' of web surveillance by tech giants – led by Google

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/03/eff_web_surveillance/

2 weeks ago

Online tracking report explores persistent privacy problems

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Larry leaves, Sergey splits: Google lads hand over Alphabet reins to Sundar Pichai

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/03/larry_sergey_google_leave/

2 weeks ago

Sergey leaves his first love… again

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Google fell for a real Looker, but now Brit competition watchdog's probing data biz slurp

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/google_looker_takeover_cma_probe/

2 weeks ago

Got a problem with $2.6bn deal? The CMA wants to hear from you

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Explain yourself, mister: Fresh efforts at Google to understand why an AI system says yes or no

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/29/explainable_ai_new_google_effort_to_understand_why_computer_says_yes_or_no/

2 weeks ago

Chief scientist reveals why company hasn't released an API for facial recognition

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Gareth Southgate On Google Cloud Empowering English Football

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/gareth-southgate-on-google-cloud-empowering-english-football

2 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison We needed to modernize our thinking, says Gareth Southgate, manager of Englands national senior mens football team. In the early stages, that's hard because of high turnover of staff, reluctance to move forward with new ideas. It's a change project, and that's always going to find resistance.

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Google caught a Russian state hacker crew uploading badness to the Play Store

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/28/google_12000_warnings_phishing_sandworm/

2 weeks ago

Adtech firm also sent 12k phishing warnings to users of its services

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Cloud Print becomes the latest product to face Google death squad

https://www.zdnet.com/video/cloud-print-becomes-the-latest-product-to-face-google-death-squad/

2 weeks ago

Users have just over a year to find a better solution.

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Robert Enslin On Google Cloud’s Seven-Month Building Tear: Exclusive

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/robert-enslin-on-google-cloud-s-seven-month-building-tear-exclusive

3 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison 'We know that we want to actually scale the organization rapidly, says Robert Enslin, Google Cloud's president of global customer operations. 'I knew a lot of talent in the industry and so did (CEO Thomas Kurian), so we knew pretty quickly what we wanted to do to achieve that level of scale.'

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Azure AD B2B Now Accepts Google IDs for Log-In

https://mcpmag.com/articles/2019/11/22/azure-ad-b2b-google-ids.aspx

3 weeks ago

In preview since last year, a feature that lets users of the Google identity and access service use their personal log-in IDs with Microsoft's Azure Active Directory B2B service is now generally available.

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Amnesty slams Facebook, Google over 'pervasive surveillance' business model

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/21/amnesty_facebook_google/

3 weeks ago

Rights warriors want governments to actually, y'know, do something – anything

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20 Minutes With Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian At Next '19 UK

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/20-minutes-with-google-cloud-ceo-thomas-kurian-at-next-19-uk

3 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison A lot of enterprises have four or five workloads that dominate their IT landscape, and one of the gaps we had earlier is we didn't have solutions for them, says Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian. As we shifted into enterprise, we had to provide tools to migrate the existing estates that they had.

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Google shuts down its Cloud Print service after 10-year Beta

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/22/google-shuts-down-its-cloud-print-service-after-10-year-beta/

3 weeks ago

Google revealed plans to shut down Cloud Print, a cloud-based printing solution, at the end of 2020 permanently. The company launched Cloud Print back in 2010 as a solution to print from […]

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After Google Cloud and AWS, Salesforce adds Microsoft's Azure to its portfolio

https://www.zdnet.com/video/salesforce-pledges-to-use-microsoft-azure-to-power-its-marketing-cloud/

3 weeks ago

Salesforce has cloud agreements to use Amazon's and Google's clouds for various workloads, making it a multi-cloud poster child.

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