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Google Home will get its own $5 million Super Bowl TV ad on Feb. 5

Google Home will get its own $5 million Super Bowl TV ad on Feb. 5

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Android Authority (blog) Google Home will get its own $5 million Super Bowl TV ad on Feb. 5 Android Authority (blog) Are you ready for some… AI assisted speaker action? Google hopes you are while you also spend time watching Super Bowl LI. The NFL football championship between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England [...]

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Watch (parts of) the Super Bowl (sort of) in VR this weekend

Watch (parts of) the Super Bowl (sort of) in VR this weekend

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

USA TODAY Watch (parts of) the Super Bowl (sort of) in VR this weekend The Verge This morning, Fox Sports and its partner LiveLike announced that they will be streaming near-real-time highlights of the game via the Fox Sports VR app for Google Cardboard (through Android and iOS) and Gear VR. But this doesn't mean [...]

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Google drops top searches for Super Bowl eats by state

Google drops top searches for Super Bowl eats by state

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

wflx Google drops top searches for Super Bowl eats by state KAIT And those super snacks are so important that Google released the most searched Super Bowl foods in every state. An article from People Magazine lists the states and their quest for the best dishes. In the Natural State, most Arkansans search for the [...]

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Google Engineer Starts Viral Conspiracy Theory That Trump Is Planning Secret Coup

Google Engineer Starts Viral Conspiracy Theory That Trump Is Planning Secret Coup

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Breitbart News Google Engineer Starts Viral Conspiracy Theory That Trump Is Planning Secret Coup Breitbart News “The administration is testing the extent to which the DHS (and other executive agencies) can act and ignore orders from the other branches of government,” claims Yonatan Zunger, a “Distinguished Engineer at Google , working on the Privacy team [...]

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Google Uses Its Doodle to Send a Message to Trump

Google Uses Its Doodle to Send a Message to Trump

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mashable Google Uses Its Doodle to Send a Message to Trump Fortune As President Trump's executive order on immigration sowed chaos and confusion this weekend, Google's CEO issued a memo saying it was “painful to the see the personal cost … on our colleagues,” while the company also announced the creation of a $4 … Google [...]

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Googles Sundar Pichai says its very early days in the battle against Amazon Echo

Googles Sundar Pichai says its very early days in the battle against Amazon Echo

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Google's Sundar Pichai says it's 'very early days' in the battle against Amazon Echo TechCrunch In today's Q4 Alphabet earnings call, Google Inc . CEO Sundar Pichai addressed what looks to be a late start from the company, calling the voice search space, “very early days,” adding, “We expect voice to work from many different [...]

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Googles Sundar Pichai says its very early days in the battle against Amazon Echo

Googles Sundar Pichai says its very early days in the battle against Amazon Echo

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Google's Sundar Pichai says it's 'very early days' in the battle against Amazon Echo TechCrunch In today's Q4 Alphabet earnings call, Google Inc . CEO Sundar Pichai addressed what looks to be a late start from the company, calling the voice search space, “very early days,” adding, “We expect voice to work from many different [...]

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Google criticises Trumps immigration order, recalls staff to the US

Google criticises Trumps immigration order, recalls staff to the US

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Business Insider Google criticises Trump's immigration order, recalls staff to the US Business Insider The technology industry was predominantly supportive of Hillary Clinton prior to the election, and is heavily reliant on skilled immigrant labour — meaning Donald Trump's isolationist, anti-immigrant rhetoric has provoked worry in Silicon Valley … After Mark Zuckerberg, Google's Sundar Pichai [...]

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Sundar Pichai makes the case for Google versus Alexa

Sundar Pichai makes the case for Google versus Alexa

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Recode Sundar Pichai makes the case for Google versus Alexa Recode Google CEO Sundar Pichai's response, in essence: The voice-search competition is just beginning, and Google shouldn't be counted out. “We are really excited” about voice search, he said. “I think it's a very natural way for users to interact.” Google's … Google's CEO didn't [...]

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Trumps Ban Leaves Refugees in Civil Liberties Limbo

Trumps Ban Leaves Refugees in Civil Liberties Limbo

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

At Terminal Four of New York’s John F. Kennedy airport Saturday afternoon, hundreds of protesters chanted in the snow for hours, pushed out of the chaotic lobby by police. Inside the terminal, volunteer lawyers and immigrant advocates scoured the crowd, asking one family after another if they were waiting for a loved one or relative [...]

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