Category: Google

Google brings emergency alert tools to Search and Maps as fires rage in Northern California
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Google brings emergency alert tools to Search and Maps as fires rage in Northern California

Lightning and a massive heatwave have contributed to raging wildfires in Northern California. By last count, some 11,000 lighting strikes caused hundreds of blazes n a 72 hour period — 26 of which have been classified as major fires, according to officials. The fires have grown to around 124,000 acres, threatening some 25,000 structures in…

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Google warns users in Australia free services are at risk if it’s forced to share ad revenue with “big media”
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Google warns users in Australia free services are at risk if it’s forced to share ad revenue with “big media”

Google has fired a lobbying pot-shot at a looming change to the law in Australia that will force it to share ad revenue with local media businesses whose content its platforms monetize — seeking to mobilize its users against “big media”. Last month Australia’s Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) published a draft of a mandatory…

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McCarthy Hits Google for Efforts to Censor Conservative Speech — ‘They Have Totally Denigrated Breitbart’
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McCarthy Hits Google for Efforts to Censor Conservative Speech — ‘They Have Totally Denigrated Breitbart’

On this week’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Sunday Morning Futures,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) criticized tech giant Google for efforts to restrict conservative speech by manipulating its search results. McCarthy pointed to Breitbart News as one of the victims of Google’s heavy-handed tactics, with host Maria Bartiromo acknowledging Google had “totally denigrated”…

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Google to roll out its digital learning platform to 23 million students and teachers in India’s Maharashtra state
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Google to roll out its digital learning platform to 23 million students and teachers in India’s Maharashtra state

Google has partnered with one of the largest states in India to provide its digital classroom services to tens of millions of students and teachers, the search giant said today, as it makes a further education push in the world’s second largest internet market. The company, which recently announced plans to invest $10 billion in…

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Gaetz: Google Using Market Dominance in Search for Election Interference
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Gaetz: Google Using Market Dominance in Search for Election Interference

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) said during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday on big tech and antitrust that Google is using its “market dominance” in search to engage in “election interference,” such as censoring Breitbart News and other conservative outlets. Gaetz asked Google CEO Sundar Pichai about the company’s alleged manipulation of its search…

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Joel Pollak: Google ‘Completely Killed any Stories About Joe Biden from Breitbart’ on Its Search
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Joel Pollak: Google ‘Completely Killed any Stories About Joe Biden from Breitbart’ on Its Search

Google’s suppression of Breitbart News content on its search engine is part of a broader strategy to “steal the 2020 election for Joe Biden and the radical left,” said Breitbart News Senior Editor-at-Large Joel Pollak, author of Red November: Will the Country Vote Red for Trump or Red for Socialism?, in a Tuesday interview with Mark Levin…

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Marlow: Google Has Diminished Breitbart Search Results 99.7% — Big Tech Will Do ‘Anything in Their Power’ to Get Biden Elected
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Marlow: Google Has Diminished Breitbart Search Results 99.7% — Big Tech Will Do ‘Anything in Their Power’ to Get Biden Elected

Tuesday during an appearance on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” Breitbart News editor-in-chief Alex Marlow discussed how Big Tech, including Google, Facebook and Twitter, has limited exposure to Breitbart content, which is an apparent effort to promote the candidacy of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.According to Marlow, Google has cut off his outlet’s search…

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Google Translate Lists ‘Police Officer’ as the Primary Definition of ‘Demon’
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Google Translate Lists ‘Police Officer’ as the Primary Definition of ‘Demon’

Google Translate, the tech giant’s translation app, listed “a police officer” as the primary definition of “demon.” The secondary definition of demon, according to the Masters of the Universe in Silicon Valley, is “an evil spirit or devil.” The web giant removed the definitions altogether after Breitbart News requested comment on the company’s strange definition.…

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