Tag: Google

Uber

Uber Reveals Updated Approach To GPS Via New Chief Product Officer

Uber’s Manik Gupta is stepping out of his BP of maps and marketplace position and into a logistical role as the company’s new Chief Product Officer, according to an interview via TechCrunch. Started From The Bottom Gupta started his career...

/ November 16, 2018 / 0 Comments
Facebook Portal

Facebook Releases Its Portal Smart Display To The Public

The Facebook Portal, announced a couple of weeks ago in San Francisco was officially released today. For $199 USD you can buy the traditional 720p 10.1-inch Portal, and for $349 you can get the more substantial, 1080p 15.6-inch Portal Plus,...

/ November 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Samsung Foldable Phone

Samsung Reveals Foldable Smartphone: Google Discusses Android Support

After hinting at it for quite some time, Samsung has finally revealed a foldable smartphone during its developer conference. The electronics company calls their new technology the “Infinity Flex Display,” which enables its tablet-sized phone to fit within one’s pocket....

/ November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Tim Berners-Lee

Tim Berners-Lee: Inventor of the Web Launches Campaign Against Online Threats

Tim Berners-Lee, better known as the inventor of the World Wide Web, has revealed a global mission to protect the internet from threats such as fake news, political manipulation, and other forms of abuse, as reported by The Guardian. On...

/ November 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Google Walkout

Google Employees Across The Country Walk Out: Demand Better Handling Of Sexual Misconduct

Last week, we reported on Google paying off Andy Rubin, the “father of Android” after sexual misconduct allegations. This story was broken by The New York Times. It revealed that the company had given the former employee a $90 million...

/ November 2, 2018 / 0 Comments
Google Smart City

Privacy Expert Leaves Google’s Smart City Development

Smart cities are still a ways off. However, for them to work as best they can, we need them to be built and tested. Alphabet (parent company of Google, Nest, etc.) is aware of this, and uses its smart city...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Google Andy Rubin

Google Allegedly Paid Off Andy Rubin To Resign After Sexual Misconduct Claim

In 2014, Andy Rubin – the “father of Android” left technology giant, Google. Rubin was sent off on seemingly good terms. Larry Page, Chief Executive at the time, made a statement: “I want to wish Andy all the best with...

/ October 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Google Pixel 3

People Are Pointing Out Odd Changes In Google’s Pixel 3 Phone

Released on Thursday, October 18th, Google’s Pixel 3 mobile phone has been incredibly well received. Reviewers have praised the device’s camera and artificial intelligence add-ons to no end. However, the tech giant’s newest mobile outing seems to have changed more...

/ October 20, 2018 / 0 Comments