Google Helps Advertisers Track Spending In Physical StoresGoogle already monitors online shopping — and now it's keeping an eye on physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising.
Texas House Approves Regulations For Self-Driving CarsThe Texas House has approved safety standards for self-driving cars, hoping to better regulate technology that's already been tested on the streets of the state capital.
Google Poised To Roll Out New Services & GadgetsGoogle is about to provide the latest peek at its services and gadgets as it seeks to become a more influential force in people's lives. The overview will come Wednesday during Google's annual conference.
Texas Senate Approves Self-Driving Car RegulationsThe Texas Senate has approved safety standards for self-driving cars, hoping to better regulate technology that's already been tested on the streets of the state capital.
Fiat Chrysler, Google Offering Rides In Self-Driving CarsFiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership.
Google Home Now Recognizes Different VoicesGoogle's voice-activated assistant can now recognize who's talking to it. An update released Thursday enables Google Home's built-in assistant to learn the voices of up to six different people.
Google Earth Gets Revival With Exploration ToolsA central feature in the new Google Earth is Voyager. Google has partnered with such groups as the BBC, NASA and the producers of "Sesame Street" to mix in video clips, photos and text narratives.
Google Unleashes Ms. Pac-Man On MapsIf you are scrolling around on Google maps today and need a little video game break - you can unleash Ms. Pac-Man on the streets of your city.
YouTube Losing Advertisers Over Distasteful VideosSeveral major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on YouTube after discovering that their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects.
Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, TooGoogle Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via the app — the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing.
Google Hopes 'Offensive' Flag Improves Search QualityGoogle is trying to improve the quality of its search results by directing review teams to flag content that might come across as upsetting or offensive to some of the website's users.
Apple, Google, Uber Join Fight Against Trump Travel BanDozens of tech companies, including behemoths like Apple, Google, and Facebook, are siding with Washington state and Minnesota as they fight President Donald Trump's ban on refugees and travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries.