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Google News    last updated 01/16/2022 @ 11:04 PM

So you got new gear for the holidays. Now what? (Blogspot)
The new year is here, and the holidays are (officially) over. If you were gifted a new Google gadget, that means it’s time to get your new gear out of the box and into your home or pocket.We talked to....

This talking Doogler deserves a round of a-paws (Blogspot)
Ever wonder what your dog is thinking? You’re not alone. Over the last year, dog “talking” buttons have taken the pet world by storm. With the push — er paw — of a button, dogs are now “telling” their....

Increasing Google’s investment in the UK (Blogspot)
Image credit: Pollitt & Partners 2015For almost two decades Google has been proud to have a home in the UK. Today, we have more than 6,400 employees and last year we added nearly 700 new people. We....

Some facts about Google Analytics data privacy (Blogspot)
The web has to work for users, advertisers, and publishers of all sizes — but users first. And with good reason: people are using the internet in larger numbers for more daily needs than ever. They don’t....

Making Open Source software safer and more secure (Blogspot)
We welcomed the opportunity to participate in the White House Open Source Software Security Summit today, building on our work with the Administration to strengthen America’s collective cybersecurity....

Advancing genomics to better understand and treat disease (Blogspot)
Genome sequencing can help us better understand, diagnose and treat disease. For example, healthcare providers are increasingly using genome sequencing to diagnose rare genetic diseases, such as elevated....

How dreaming big and daring to fail led Chai to Google (Blogspot)
Welcome to the latest edition of “My Path to Google,” where we talk to Googlers, interns and alumni about how they got to Google, what their roles are like and even some tips on how to prepare for interviews.Today’s....

Celebrating a decade of partnering with Technovation (Blogspot)
In 2006 engineering grad student Tara Chklovski looked around at her classroom and realized how few women and people of color were in the room. Determined to change that, Tara launched Technovation,....

Start the year strong with Google Marketing Platform (Blogspot)
As 2022 kicks off, it’s a good time to review your digital marketing strategy and ensure you’re ready for the year ahead. Here are five ways Google Marketing Platform can help you better understand your....

Career certificates for Singapore’s future economy (Blogspot)
We’ve all worked with enterprising people like Daniel Singh — a Singaporean human resources professional whose curiosity about technology made him the unofficial “tech support” for many of his coworkers.....

From intern to million-dollar creator in four years (Blogspot)
Christina Galbato began her career as a public relations intern in 2015. She launched a personal blog and an Instagram profile in 2016, posting about travel and life in New York City. “Back then, it was....

Honoring Stephen Hawking’s scientific legacy (Blogspot)
As we welcome in another year, and reflect on the turbulent one that’s passed, the existential words of Professor Stephen Hawking are as poignant as ever: “Remember to look up at the stars, and not down....

Stadia Savepoint: December updates (Blogspot)
It’s time for another round of our Stadia Savepoint series, recapping the new games, features and updates on Stadia.In December, the Stadia Pro library included 45 games for subscribers to claim and explore....

How live streaming helps this creator connect with fans (Blogspot)
Tokes Ojo-Ade is a marketing professional, wife, mother — and successful web creator. Her blog,Tokes’ Take On Style, offers fashion, styling and shopping tips for busy working women.“As a working mom,....

A new kind of “resolution” for the New Year (Blogspot)
I love New Year’s resolutions, and because of the pandemic, in 2020 and 2021, I had plenty of time to focus on them. In 2020, I decided I might as well finally train for and run a marathon…and then because,....

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Technology News    last updated 01/16/2022 @ 11:04 PM

Your earbuds are gross - here’s how to clean them the right way (Fox News)
Its a bit stomach-turning when you think about the germs, viruses, grime, and other crud covering our devices.

Biometric data at US airports calls for tighter controls, senators from both parties say (Fox News)
In a letter to CBP earlier this week, two U.S. senators called for authorities to allow Americans to opt out of facial recognition at airports.

TECH TIPS: 5 useful tricks you’ll wish someone told you sooner (Fox News)
In the world of tech, there is a slew of new features and hidden tricks hiding in your everyday devices.

Best ways to save your phone’s photos before it’s too late (Fox News)
It’s best to back up your photos, so they're safe and sound

5 genius tech hacks to do before it’s February (Fox News)
Here are a few ways to boost your security, increase your productivity, and tidy up your digital life in 2022.

Tech smarts: How to know if someone blocked your calls (Fox News)
You wont get any official notice if someone blocks your calls — but you can make an educated guess by looking for these signs.

How to find your phone when it’s lost (Fox News)
When it comes to finding your phone, there are better ways than shouting for someone else in the house to call you, and that's not always possible.

Media company Grabien suspended on Twitter for quoting congressman (Fox News)
Social media company Grabien was banned from Twitter on Friday after posting a quote from a US representative

Unwrapped new gadgets? 10 ways to lock them down (Fox News)
When it comes to the rest of your tech, it’s never too late to adjust your settings and get back just a little privacy.

Simple ways to stop advertisers from following you online (Fox News)
We all know that prickling feeling when we see an ad online or on our phone for something we just talked about with a friend.

YouTube TV restores Disney, ESPN access following outage (Fox News)
YouTube TV has restored access to Disney, ESPN, and other networks following an outage last week. The outage stemmed from contractual disputes that resulted in an interruption of service.

Tech 101: What to do when your computer freezes (Fox News)
If your computer is unresponsive, slow down and follow these steps.

Before you download one more app, you must check this list first (Fox News)
Before you visit the Google Play or Apple App Store again, there are a few things to keep in mind to keep nosey and dangerous downloads off your phone.

Chinese and Iranian hackers exploit Log4j computer flaw, affecting hundreds of millions (Fox News)
Security pros say one of the worst computer vulnerabilities they've ever seen has been exploited by state-backed Chinese and Iranian hackers, rogue cryptocurrency miners, and others.

How to know if someone actually read your text (Fox News)
Its nice to know if your text message went through and the person read it.

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Latest Headlines    last updated 01/16/2022 @ 11:04 PM

New York State announces $2 million fund for victims of Bronx fire as mass funeral held (CNN)
New York State is giving $2 million to a fund for the victims of last week's Bronx fire that killed 17 people, New York Lt. Governor Brian Benjamin announced Sunday.

The worst fires in NYC history have something in common: Immigrant victims (CNN)
When the 19-story Twin Parks North West building in the Bronx turned into a deathtrap one week ago, nearly all of the 17 people who perished -- including eight children -- were immigrants from Gambia....

A 74-year-old woman spent 27 years in prison for a murder she didn't commit. This week she was exonerated (CNN)
A Tennessee woman who was wrongfully convicted of murdering her great-niece and spent 27 years in prison, was exonerated this week.

Mayfield candle factory will close and more than 250 workers are being laid off after Kentucky tornado (CNN)
The Mayfield, Kentucky, candle factory leveled by a tornado last month is shutting down and 251 employees are being laid off, a company official said.

New documents show census officials concerned about political interference from Trump's Commerce Department (CNN)
Newly released documents appear to show top career officials at the Census Bureau had drafted a memo of concerns during the Trump administration's attempts to exert political pressure on the bureau during....

Battered White House searches for a Biden comeback scenario (CNN)
Everywhere you look on the 2022 political craps table, President Joe Biden and fellow Democrats keep rolling only snake eyes.

Baltimore top prosecutor Marilyn Mosby has been mired in controversy since she took office (CNN)
Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby once said city prosecutors had "the toughest job in America," a job made increasingly difficult when delivering justice means overhauling a system many feel is....

Katie Hobbs faces renewed questions about years-old employee termination case as she runs for Arizona governor (CNN)
Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs -- best known nationally for taking a stand against former President Donald Trump's claims of election fraud -- entered this year's governor's race as the prohibitive....

Billionaires added $5 trillion to their fortunes during the pandemic (CNN)
Billionaires added $5 trillion to their fortunes during the pandemic, according to Oxfam, exacerbating economic inequality as the pandemic pushed millions of people around the world into poverty. ....

Republicans are much more worried about inflation than Democrats. Why that matters (CNN)
Do you think inflation is going to moderate over the next year or remain elevated? The answer may depend in part on how you vote. 

Apple to require employee proof of Covid-19 booster (CNN)
Apple Inc will require retail and corporate employees to provide proof of a Covid-19 booster shot, The Verge reported on Saturday, citing an internal email.

Large tree crashes through Dunwoody home (CNN)

Amish men use horses to pull car out of ditch (CNN)

Crews working to rescue hiker during winter storm (CNN)

Seventh grader dies after being exposed to fentanyl (CNN)

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