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Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
eBay starts using Google's AMP technology on its mobile site to load pages faster; around 8 million AMP pages are now live   —  Ecommerce company eBay today announced that it has started using the Google-led open source Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) technology for more quickly displaying webpages on end users' mobile devices.
Jul 1, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context
Alistair Barr / Bloomberg:
Some Alphabet's “Other Bets” divisions like Verily are creating new types of stock tied to division performance to compensate and motivate employees   —  Plan removes ‘safety blanket’ from employees of growth units  —  Some staff try to return to Google to avoid riskier stock
Jul 1, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
Spain investigates Google for possible tax evasion after company faces similar scrutiny in France, Italy   —  The Spanish authorities have opened a new investigation into possible tax evasion by Google, broadening the scrutiny of the American technology giant in Europe.
Jul 1, 2016, 9:25 AMIn context
Ben Lang / Road to VR:
Google adds WebVR and VR Shell to beta and dev versions of Chrome on Android, potentially allowing all websites to be viewed in VR   —  Google is working to add fully immersive browsing capability to Chrome, allowing users to browse any part of the web in VR, not just those sites that are specially built for VR.
Jul 1, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Liz Davidoff / Google Lat Long:
Google adds multi-stop directions to its Maps app on Android, with iOS support coming soon   —  The weather's heating up, kids are out of school, and that means only one thing: summer's officially here.  Summer brings weekend road trips, faraway escapes and all kinds of getaways in between.
Jun 30, 2016, 12:30 PMIn context
Kwame Opam / The Verge:
Google reveals Android N will be named Nougat   —  Google announced on Snapchat today that Android N, the latest version of Android, will now go by Android Nougat.  The announcement comes after the company said at I/O last month that users could submit suggestions for the name online.
Jun 30, 2016, 12:15 PMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
Qualcomm optimizes Snapdragon processors for Google's Tango AR platform   —  By offloading work to other chips, Augmented Reality only takes up 10% of the CPU.  —  Google's Project Tango, an augmented reality project that packs a smartphone with 3D vision sensors, is finally on its way to consumers …
Jun 30, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
60 Tbps FASTER cable, linking US West Coast with Japan, and backed by Google and several telecom companies, begins service   —  A new undersea internet cable funded in part by Google and connecting Japan with the US is slated to go online starting June 30th.
Jun 30, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Google Capital invests $46.35M in public company Care.com, making it the single biggest shareholder   —  SAN FRANCISCO — In its three years of existence, Google Capital has been known for its investments in privately held start-ups like SurveyMonkey and Credit Karma.
Jun 29, 2016, 6:45 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Google Project Zero researchers uncover severe vulnerabilities in 25 Symantec and Norton products, exposing millions of users; patches issued   —  If you use a Symantec or Norton product, now would be a good time to update.  —  Much of the product line from security firm Symantec contains …
Jun 29, 2016, 1:15 PMIn context

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