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Google's Pixel Phone: Not Much New, but Still a Standout

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Oct 20
Google's ambitious new smartphone, the Pixel, doesn't offer a lot that's new. Yet it's still one of the best out there.

Google Launches Tools to Give Users Voting Info

Early voting has already started in many states and Google has launched new tools to make it easier for users to attain information about voting.

Google Creates Algorithm to Take Aim At ISIS Recruits

Google's new algorithm is designed to redirect potential recruits away from ISIS.

Google to Expand Waze Carpooling Service in San Francisco

CORPORATE | By Michael Liedtke | Sep 1
Google is preparing to expand a San Francisco carpooling program in a move that could that could set up a showdown with its one-time ally, the popular ride-hailing service Uber.

Google Offers New Way for Users to Manage Ads, Personal Data

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedtke | Jun 30
Google is trying to make it easier for you to manage the vast pool of information that it collects about your online activities across phones, computers and other devices.

Google Daydream VR Vision: With Opportunity Comes Challenges

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | May 23
Upcoming virtual-reality headsets based on Google's new Daydream VR system could give more people a taste of VR and make better games and applications affordable.

Expect Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence from Google

By Michael Liedtke | May 22
Google is expected to dive deeper into virtual reality and artificial intelligence Wednesday during an annual conference that serves as a launching pad for its latest products and innovations.

Google Echoes Amazon's Echo, Opens New Virtual-Reality Door

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedtke | May 20
Google wants to play an even bigger role in managing people's daily lives, while also nudging them into an alternate reality, as the Internet company responds to competitive threats posed by Facebook, Amazon and Apple.

Google Provides Early Peek at Next Android Operating System

By Michael Liedtke | Mar 12
Google is previewing the next version of its Android operating system two months ahead of schedule in an effort to get the upgraded software on more mobile devices.

New Comedy Channel, Pledges More and Better Laughs

PERSONAL TECH | By Frazier Moore | Jan 5
Evan Shapiro thinks you deserve to laugh more. Wherever you are. With hot- and cold-streaming comedy from any screen in reach.

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