Waymo Rolls Out Autonomous Vans Without Human DriversThe self-driving car company created by Google is pulling the human backup driver from behind the steering wheel, and will test vehicles on public roads with only an employee in the back seat.
Google-Bred Waymo Aims To Shift Robotic Cars Into Next GearGoogle's self-driving car spin-off is accelerating efforts to convince the public that its technology is almost ready to safely transport people without any human assistance at all.
Non-Profit Overwhelmed By Donations For Harvey EvacueesThe outpouring of donations from North Texans to Hurricane Harvey victims is overwhelming.
Google Buys HTC's Pixel Team In $1.1B Bet On DevicesGoogle is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services.
Scammers Swap Phone Number With Legit Business, Customers Pay PriceA Grand Prairie woman used Google to find a highly-recommended repairman, but says instead scammers showed up at her door.
Roku Aims To Raise $252 Million With IPOVideo streaming pioneer Roku hopes to raise just over $252 million in an initial public offering as it tries to expand into more households.
Walmart & Google Team For Voice-Activated ShoppingWalmart is diving into voice-activated shopping. The world's largest retailer said Wednesday that it's working with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of items through Google Assistant. The capability will be available in September.
Diversity Debate Sparked In Texas After Google Engineer's MemoA now widely circulated manifesto questioning the biological fitness of women for STEM careers has the tech world talking -- and many women fuming.
Google CEO Slams Gender Memo As Employee Reportedly FiredA memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online. The engineer, James Damore, was reportedly fired.
Google VP Denounces Employee Memo's Views On Female WorkersGoogle's new head of diversity has rejected an internal commentary from an employee who suggested women don't get ahead in tech jobs because of biological differences.
EU Fines Google A Record 2.42 Billion EurosThe European Union's competition watchdog slapped a record 2.42 billion euro ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service.
Google Aims To Become Job Search EngineStarting on Tuesday, job hunters can go to Google and see job listings that its search engine collects from across the internet. The results aim to eliminate duplicate listings posted on different sites.