Google Misled Publishers and Advertisers, Unredacted Lawsuit Alleges

Google misled publishers and advertisers for years about the pricing and processes of its ad auctions, creating secret programs that deflated sales for some companies while increasing prices for buyers, according to newly unredacted allegations and d.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 14th, 2022

Google working on AR headset codenamed ‘Project Iris’ with custom chip, cloud streaming for 2024

Back in September, we spotted that Google was developing an “Augmented Reality OS” for an “innovative AR device.” A new report today reveals that Google is working on an AR headset with “Project Iris.” more….....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

iOS 15.3 RC fixes Safari bug that gives websites access to browsing history and Google ID data

We recently reported that Apple was working on a fix for a Safari bug that led to the leaking of users’ browsing history and Google ID. Luckily it seems that Apple was able to fix the bug with iOS 15.3 RC and macOS Monterey 12.2 RC, which were.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

9to5Mac Daily: January 21, 2022 – Apple exec changes, Epic Games update

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Enjoy the podcast.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

Google Drive starts warning users about suspicious files

Google has announced on Thursday that it has started warning users when they open potentially suspicious or dangerous files hosted on Google Drive. “We will display a warning banner to help protect [users] and their organization from malware, p.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News3 hr. 51 min. ago

Best Google Nest Camera deals for January 2022

We monitor Google Nest Camera deals closely and update this post on a regular basis, so check back often......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 55 min. ago

Why Your Website Needs Search Engine Optimization

Nowadays, customers rely on the results gotten from search engines when searching for things to buy. This means that your customers are probably searching for services and products like yours on search engines like Bing and Google, irrespective of yo.....»»

Category: topSource:  tapscapeRelated News21 hr. 22 min. ago

Google Play Games comes to Windows, but only in a handful of countries

Google Play Games, a PC app that lets you play Android games on a Windows PC, has finally launched – but there's a catch. The app is only available as a beta, and only in three countries: Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan. If you visit the Goog.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Google"s got AR glasses in the works. Here are 6 things you need to know.

If you’ve ever wanted to Google search with your eyes, we’ve got great news.The Verge reported on Thursday that Google is in the early stages of development on Project Iris, the codename for an upcoming augmented reality headset with a pl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Apple is fixing the dangerous Safari bug that can leak your history

Remember that horrible, awful, no good Safari bug that exposes your browser history and Google account details? Well, Apple has fixed it, but the world will have to wait a little while for that fix. According to 9to5Mac, the issue has been fixed in R.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

SHIELD TV’s Android 11 Upgrade Brings Wave of Issues (Updated)

I’d like to preface this post by saying that NVIDIA is the first OEM to ship out the Android 11 upgrade to an Android TV-powered device. Even Google’s own hardware, like the Chromecast with Google TV, is still running Android 10. Now with.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

New Google Play Store and Services Updates Add 10 New Items to Your Devices

At the end of last year, Google started to post changelogs for the Google Play System Updates it issues to Android devices (phones, watches, TVs, and tablets). The introduction of a changelog for these updates is somewhat of a big deal because for th.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

YouTube TV is Getting The Weather Channel

The Weather Channel is coming to YouTube TV. Yep, that’s the word out of a deal announced today between Google and Allen Media Group (AMG). While talking up a cloud services agreement, the press release for the news also brought up the famed we.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Google Play Games Beta for PC Launches Outside of US

Late last year, Google announced Google Play Games for the PC platform, allowing gamers to enjoy their favorite mobile titles on their desktop and laptop computers. This week, Google has launched a beta for this, but sadly, it’s not for users i.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Google Pixel “At a Glance” Starts to Get New Batch of Features

The “At a Glance” widget that Google won’t let us turn off on Pixel phones is finally going to do more than show you the weather and your commute times and calendar appointments. It was previously rumored to be getting a sizable lis.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Google Could Face Class-Action Lawsuit Over Free G Suite Legacy Account Shutdown

On Wednesday, Google announced that it is getting rid of the G Suite legacy free edition, "which allowed those that snuck in before 2012 to get free Google apps services tied to a custom domain rather than Gmail," reports Android Police. Since a lot.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Google Labs starts up a blockchain division

Google Labs tackles "high-potential, long-term projects," and that includes blockchain. Enlarge (credit: Sean Gallup | Getty Images) Here's a fun new report from Bloomberg: Google is forming a blockchain division. The news com.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

DeepMind Co-founder Leaves Google After a Rocky Tenure

Mustafa Suleyman, a pioneer in the field of artificial intelligence, is leaving Google to join the venture capital firm Greylock Partners. From a report: The departure of Mr. Suleyman, who was Google's vice president of product management and policy.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Merck Wins Cyber-insurance Lawsuit Related To NotPetya Attack

A New Jersey court has ruled in favor of Merck in a lawsuit the pharmaceutical company filed against its insurer, Ace American, which declined to cover the losses caused by the NotPetya ransomware attack. From a report: The NotPetya incident, which t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Google Labs Starts Up a Blockchain Division

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Here's a fun new report from Bloomberg: Google is forming a blockchain division. The news comes hot on the heels of a Bloomberg report from yesterday that quoted Google's president of commerce as.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Google Asks Judge To Dismiss Most of Texas Antitrust Lawsuit

Alphabet's Google asked a federal judge on Friday to dismiss the majority of an antitrust lawsuit filed by Texas and other states that accused the search giant of abusing its dominance of the online advertising market. Reuters reports: Google said in.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022