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Google's New York headquarters.

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Google to Pay News Corp for Content in Three-year Deal

The news comes as Australia’s parliament began debating a law that would force Google and Facebook to compensate media companies for showing their content.

clock February 17, 2021Kathryn Hopkins

Gayle Tait, resale, Trove, re-commerce, executive

Human Resources

Former L’Oréal, Google Exec Goes Resale Route With Trove

Gayle Tait says the pandemic helped push her to join the re-commerce company.

clock February 9, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2021 2/3/21 Google stock price soars on strong earnings from YouTube Ad revenue. STAR MAX Photo: Google and Youtube logos photographed on Apple devices.

Technology

Google Cloud, YouTube Juices Earnings

And that could set up an even bigger rivalry with Amazon, especially as the companies double down in the fashion and retail space.

clock February 3, 2021Adriana Lee

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Social Impact

Prada Pledges to Make the Needs of People With Disabilities a Priority

The firm is the first luxury fashion house to join The Valuable 500, a global initiative that works to promote the rights of people with disabilities.

clock January 28, 2021Kellie Ell

A New York teacher getting the coronavirus vaccine Jan. 11.

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Google Giving $3M in Grants to Fight COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation

With the vaccine rollout still in its earliest stages, false information about it is rampant, and apparently targeting specific communities.

clock January 12, 2021Kali Hays

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This Could Be the Year Google, Facebook Really Pay Publishers for Content

After years of public barbs and private talks, Internet rulers may start to regularly pay publishers for their content.

clock January 8, 2021Kali Hays

A view of the café at the Googleplex.

Technology

Hundreds of Googlers Unionize

As Big Tech contends with external scrutiny, the fight from within intensifies.

clock January 4, 2021Adriana Lee

Big Tech could face a big year.

Technology

What 2021 May Bring for Big Tech

After a roiling 2020, the scrutiny on tech’s largest companies could intensify next year.

clock January 4, 2021Adriana Lee

A scene at the Googleplex.

Technology

Report: Facebook, Google Teamed to Fend Off Antitrust Scrutiny

Facebook and Google apparently agreed to help each other in ad tech … and antitrust defense.

clock December 22, 2020Adriana Lee

The Yes cofounders Julie Bornstein and Amit Aggarwal.

Technology

Saying Yes to Fashion During a Global Pandemic

How The Yes, a fashion shopping app by a former Stitch Fix exec and an ex-Googler, launched during the coronavirus epidemic and took off.

clock December 17, 2020Adriana Lee

Google's New York headquarters.

Media

Google Sued by State AGs Over ‘Monopoly’ in Search, Advertising

States say Google has far too much power on the Internet and looking to break parts of it up. Google says such a move would hurt consumers.

clock December 17, 2020Kali Hays

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Technology

Google Acquisition of Fitbit Approved by EU Regulators

The tech giant will be required to make certain “commitments” in order for the deal to be completed.

clock December 17, 2020Kali Hays

Augmented reality makeup try-ons are coming to Google Search.

Technology

Google Brings Beauty AR Try-ons to Search

Google worked with Perfect Corp. and ModiFace on an update that lets users digitally try on makeup through Google Search.

clock December 17, 2020Adriana Lee

The headquarters of US technology company Google in Mountain View, California, USA, 2 May 2017. The "Googleplex" was orignially built and used by Silicon Graphics. Google has resided at the complex since 2003. - NO WIRE SERVICE - Photo by: Christoph Dernbach/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images

Technology

What Google’s Hybrid Work Model May Mean for Apparel Retail

Work-from-home policies may not go away entirely, but the prospects of a return to the office are starting to look up.

clock December 15, 2020Adriana Lee

Google's New York headquarters in 2020.

Media

Google Grants $6M to ‘Innovative’ Diversity Projects From Newsrooms

Although a couple of large players were selected, like Vox and Gannett, most of the recipients are local newsrooms.

clock December 15, 2020Kali Hays

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Instagram Launches Live Rooms with Fashion Programming

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