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Google News    last updated 05/15/2021 @ 12:59 AM

Why we're rallying support for immigration rights (Blogspot)
The ability to recruit and retain the world’s best talent is crucial to America’s economic success  — and it has been from the beginning.Whether by founding companies or developing life-saving vaccines,....

Future-proof your measurement with privacy-safe solutions (Blogspot)
Getting the most out of your marketing investments requires a clear understanding of what actions people take after interacting with your ads. In today’s evolving privacy landscape, growing your business....

Scholarships for underrepresented leaders in journalism (Blogspot)
Editor’s note: The Google News Initiative is supporting diversity, equity and inclusion scholarships at three of the industry’s top executive education programs: the Sulzberger Executive Leadership Program....

A chance encounter led this researcher 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....

Investing in Black-led startups and investment firms (Blogspot)
My venture capital job places me at the intersection of burgeoning technologies and funding new businesses. As general counsel of Alphabet’s CapitalG, I’m responsible for our fund’s legal work, and I....

More support for the COVID-19 crisis in Latin America (Blogspot)
The COVID-19 pandemic has hit Latin America especially hard. Even as vaccines begin to slowly become available around the region, infection and death rates remain alarmingly high and several countries....

How The FA used tech to get the ball rolling (Blogspot)
For millions of football fans across the U.K. and around the world, the return of live matches in the English Premier League was a long-awaited milestone in the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.Enter....

Coworkers become allies while working from home (Blogspot)
When Shammi Quddus joined Google in 2018, she noticed she didn’t run into many other Muslims. “There are so few of us, statistically speaking,” she says. She decided to join the Muslims@Google group,....

Helping newsrooms build new audiences with AI (Blogspot)
News 12 Networks, a division of Altice USA, was looking to curate content for a younger audience to grow our brand and reach without adding more work for our digital production team. We wanted to build....

Cloud Covered: What was new in April on Google Cloud (Blogspot)
As many countries got a glimpse of post-COVID changes for life and work on the horizon, Google Cloud introduced new trainings, features, and products to help you make the most of what the future holds.....

How to connect with your web audience (Blogspot)
If you’re truly passionate about the content you’re creating, chances are there’s an online community that shares your interests and enthusiasm. So how do you develop a loyal following eager to check....

Register for Google Marketing Livestream (Blogspot)
Did you know searches for corsages and boutonnières are one of the top trending categories this month in the U.S.? Meanwhile in Italy, one of the top growing categories of searches this month is charms....

Send money to loved ones abroad with Google Pay (Blogspot)
Every year, people around the world send nearly $700 billion to friends and relatives in their home countries, which pay for essential expenditures like healthcare, education, bills and more. According....

Raise the visibility of your Web Stories (Blogspot)
Publishers and creators of all sizes are adopting Web Stories to create compelling narrative experiences for readers. As more people and publishers use the format, the Web Creator community will continue....

Our 54 Doodle for Google winners show their strength (Blogspot)
In January, we kicked off the 13th annual Doodle for Google contest by inviting K-12 students across the country to submit their artistic interpretations of this year’s contest theme “I am strong because…”. The....

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Technology News    last updated 05/15/2021 @ 12:59 AM

Gary, Indiana hit with ransomware attack on city's government computers (Fox News)
The city of Gary, Indiana is reeling from a recent ransomware attack on several of its servers, according to multiple reports Thursday.

Chinese TV maker spies on consumers: reports (Fox News)
Skyworth also sells TV models in the U.S. market and was a major presence at CES 2020.

Use Amazon? Make these 5 changes now to protect your privacy (Fox News)
For Big Tech companies, collecting your data is a vital part of their profits. You can take your privacy back as long as you know the proper settings to change.

Tech tip: Speed up your Windows or Mac's startup the easy way (Fox News)
Remember back when you bought your computer? It was blazing fast, started up as soon as you hit the power button, and everything was clean and tidy.

CBP's Big Bend Sector harnesses tech to fight illegal border activity (Fox News)
The Big Bend sector is seeing a sudden uptick in illegal border activity. They only have around 600 agents to cover the entire area, so to help combat the issue they're using new technologies to give....

Army’s new night vision goggles compared to something ‘stolen from aliens’ (Fox News)
The US Army’s Lancer Brigade took to Twitter last month to post a brief video of its new “enhanced night vision goggle-binoculars” that looks like something out of a sci-fi thriller.

Dead celebrities have large followings on Twitter, Instagram – and even endorse products, politics (Fox News)
Dead celebrities aren’t dead on social media and often command large followings – but things can get complicated when the dead are represented by the living.

5 ways to keep your online searches private (Fox News)
Google processes over 40,000 searches every single second, according to InternetLiveStats.com.

The best way to clean all the dirt and grime off your tech (Fox News)
Maybe you’ve set aside your stash of pandemic disinfectant wipes, but that doesn't mean you should ignore your tech.

Roku accuses Google of anti-competitive tactics in YouTube TV negotiations (Fox News)
Roku has cried foul in negotiations with Google over YouTube TV, accusing the tech giant of anti-competition practices, according to reports.

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Latest Headlines    last updated 05/15/2021 @ 12:59 AM

Philadelphia discovers the cremated remains of MOVE bombing victims after a city health official's resignation (CNN)
Philadelphia's city health commissioner is resigning after news he cremated and disposed of some of the remains of the 1985 MOVE bombing victims, the mayor announced Thursday. ....

Columbus, Ohio, agrees to pay $10 million settlement to family of Andre Hill (CNN)
The city of Columbus, Ohio, has agreed to pay a record $10 million settlement to the family Andre Hill, a Black man who was shot and killed by a police officer.

Man last seen with missing Houston tiger jailed on unrelated charge (CNN)
A Bengal tiger is still at large somewhere in the Houston area, police say, but the man last seen with the big cat is now behind bars.

Footage shows in-custody death of mentally ill Black man in South Carolina (CNN)
Authorities in South Carolina have released new footage showing how a mentally ill Black man died while sheriffs forcibly removed him from a jail cell earlier this year.

Former Gaetz associate strikes deal to plead guilty and cooperate with prosecutors (CNN)
An indicted close confidant of Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz has struck a deal with federal prosecutors to greatly reduce his criminal case and plans to help investigators in their sprawling investigation....

Biden administration gives House panel documents related to Trump hotel (CNN)
The General Services Administration has provided House Democrats with documents related to former President Donald Trump's Washington hotel, in the second case this week where the Biden administration....

Fact check: Stefanik wrongly says US saw 'worst jobs report in over 20 years' (CNN)
In accepting her new position to replace Liz Cheney as conference chair of the Republican party, Rep. Elise Stefanik went after President Joe Biden and what she called his "far-left radical socialist....

Biden revokes Trump-era executive actions on immigration, monuments, censorship (CNN)
President Joe Biden issued executive orders on Friday revoking several executive actions taken by former President Donald Trump, including a proclamation that required that visa applicants have health....

Tesla may be much worse off in China than we thought (CNN)
Teslas Chinese sales last month were much weaker than they originally appeared.

What Disney, Airbnb and DoorDash results reveal about the post-pandemic economy (CNN)
Companies are gearing up for an era in which Covid-19 isn't the primary driver of how people spend their money.

How to protect yourself from rising prices (CNN)
Inflation is all that the market seems to care about these days. Wages are rising, consumer prices are surging — and investors are worried the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates faster than expected....

Tax Day is Monday. Here's what you need to know (CNN)
Okay last call.

DA: Man charged for selling gun to teen killed at school (CNN)

Person struck, pinned under train (CNN)

NYC mayor considering bicycle license plates (CNN)

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