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Painter and pioneer: Artemisia at The National Gallery

September 29th, 2020

Artemisia Gentileschi didn’t fit the mold of the typical 17th-century Italian gentlewoman. At a time when women had limited opportunities to pursue artistic training, Artemisia forged a career for herself and established an international reputation. Thanks to a collaboration with The National Gallery, which is hosting the first major retrospective of Artemisia in the U.K.,…

The Flavors of Object-Oriented Programming (in JavaScript)

September 28th, 2020

In my research, I’ve found there are four approaches to Object-Oriented Programming in JavaScript: Using Constructor functions Using Classes Using Objects linking to other objects (OLOO) Using Factory functions Which methods should I use? Which one is “the best” way? Here I’ll present my findings along with information that may help you decide which is…

4 reasons to set Chrome as your default browser on iOS

September 28th, 2020

With iOS 14, you can now change your default browser (the browser that automatically opens links) to Chrome on your iPhone or iPad. If you already use Chrome on your computer, Chrome on iOS delivers the same familiar and easy-to-use experience, with a look and feel that’s right at home on your iPhone or iPad. Here are…

Australia’s media code won’t allow fair negotiations

September 27th, 2020

Over the past month, we’ve outlined our concerns with Australia’s draft News Media Bargaining Code: a new proposed law that would impact the way Australians use Google Search and YouTube. We don’t oppose a code governing the relationship between news businesses and digital platforms—but right now the way the law is drafted isn’t fair or…

Googlers get creative while working from home

September 25th, 2020

When the going gets tough, the tough bake sourdough bread. Or take up knitting. Or just really get into a new video game. In the months since the COVID-19 pandemic left many of us working from home and social distancing cut down on our calendars, we’ve had plenty of time to pick up a few…

Small business and Australia’s media bargaining code

September 24th, 2020

In what has been an incredibly tough year, Australia’s small and medium businesses have kept our economic engine going—protecting jobs and providing vital services in their communities. Throughout this time, we’ve made sure business owners know Google’s tools and services are there to help. Small businesses are using our affordable ad services to advertise where…

Hacking for a virtual world

September 24th, 2020

Distance learning, despite its challenges, allows us to think beyond the confines of the classroom and redefine what’s possible. Turns out a lot is possible when you make an event virtual. Each year Code Next, Code with Google’s free computer science education program for Black and Latino high schoolers in New York and Oakland, hosts…

A Gentle Introduction to Using a Docker Container as a Dev Environment

September 24th, 2020

This article is mostly sarcasm. I do not think that I actually speak for Dylan Thomas and I would never encourage you to foist a light theme on people who don’t want it. No matter how wrong they may be. When Dylan Thomas penned the words, “Do not go gentle into that good night,” he…