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Google to use recycled materials in all its hardware by 2022

Google to use recycled materials in all its hardware by 2022

In a blog post, Google has announced that “Starting in 2022, 100 percent of Made by Google products will include recycled materials with a drive to maximize recycled content wherever possible.” This is to say that Google Pixel, Google Home speakers or Nest thermostat will all be built with recycled materials. According to Google, it

Google acquires Cloud storage company Elastifile

Google Cloud is making another acquisition under new CEO Thomas Kurian who quit Oracle to join Google Cloud as its head in November replacing previous Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene. The company is buying Tel Aviv-based Elastifile, a provider of scalable, enterprise file storage for the cloud, for an undisclosed amount. The deal is expected

Google Says its AI can accurately predict Lung Cancer

Google’s new research shows how AI can predict lung cancer in ways that could boost the chances of survival Google’s research team have used a deep-learning algorithm to predict lung cancer accurately from computed scans. The company have recently published their findings in the journal Nature Medicine. Google researchers created a model that can not

Google Announces New Accounts Sign-in Rules

Google announced the rollout of a new Accounts sign-in page and of a series of updates to the policies that 3rd-party Single Sign-On (SSO) providers should comply with. Starting on April 5, 2017, users will benefit from an updated experience when securely signing into their accounts, courtesy of a new Google Accounts login page. The

Google says welcome to the Cloud 2.0

Enterprises’ initial entrance into the cloud is over and they witnessing the arrival of the Cloud 2.0. That’s the word from Diane Greene, senior vice president for Google’s cloud businesses. The first phase of the cloud involved testing the waters, figuring out how companies could save time and in-house effort by having apps and services

Google Acquires Synergyse

Google Apps is getting a new set of tutorials. The tech giant announced that it has acquired Synergyse, a startup that offered businesses a guided tutorial for Google Apps. Synergyse’s technology allowed businesses to give their users step-by-step interactive guides to doing things inside Google Apps like sending emails in Gmail, setting up appointments in Calendar

Google and Microsoft agree to end regulatory battles

Google and Microsoft have agreed to end their long-running regulatory battles and stop complaining to government agencies about each other. Microsoft had been one of the leading companies calling for governments to investigate Google over potential antitrust violations in recent years. Earlier this year, though, Microsoft withdrew its support for FairSearch, a coalition of companies