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Dance Tonite, an ever-changing VR collaboration by LCD Soundsystem and fans

August 22nd, 2017

Sometimes beautiful things happen when worlds collide. In 2002, LCD Soundsystem mashed together electronic dance music and punk rock—an unlikely pairing that brought fun and humanity to two genres that had moved away from their experimental beginnings. I’ve always admired the band’s combination of minimalism, honesty, and contagious energy—and today I’m pleased to introduce Dance…

Introducing Chrome Enterprise

August 22nd, 2017

Since we launched Chrome OS in 2009, our goal has been to build the simplest, fastest, and most secure operating system possible. And we’ve been inspired by all the ways we’ve seen businesses embrace Chrome, from Chromebooks in the office, to shared Chrome devices in the field, to signage and kiosks for customer engagement in…

Joomla! 3.8 Beta 3 Released for Testing

August 22nd, 2017

The Joomla! Project is pleased to announce the availability of the third Joomla! 3.8 Beta release. Community members are asked to download and install the package in order to provide quality assurance for the forthcoming 3.8 release.

Introducing SKA – SSH Key Authority

August 22nd, 2017

SKA is an open source access control system for SSH-based servers. It was originally created by Opera Software and designed to provide scalable, secure and automated oversight on SSH public keys access. SKA allows you to manage a user’s access to servers in a simple manner, no matter if it’s a small amount of users…

Android Oreo superpowers, coming to a device near you

August 21st, 2017

Today, we are officially introducing Android 8.0 Oreo, the latest release of the platform–and it’s smarter, faster and more powerful than ever. It comes with new features like picture-in-picture and Autofill to help you navigate tasks seamlessly. Plus, it’s got stronger security protections and speed improvements that keep you safe and moving at lightspeed. When…

Must be the Music on Google Home

August 21st, 2017

Finding and listening to your favorite music is one of the most popular things to do with the Assistant on Google Home. It’s always been a great speaker—and now it plays more tunes with new services from Deezer and Spotify, along with cool new ways to play and find your favorite music. First on the…

Chin up, the Great American Eclipse is today!

August 21st, 2017

For the first time in 99 years, today people across the continental US will be able to see a total solar eclipse. The eclipse will be partially visible across a large swath of the United States, while those in the 70 mile wide “path of totality” stretching from Oregon to South Carolina will be able…

Video previews help you find what you’re looking for even faster

August 18th, 2017

We’re always looking for ways to help you find information faster and easier. That’s why when you look up “NBA draft recap,” for example, you’ve always seen short text snippets for each result. These text snippets help give you a snapshot of the site’s content, making it easier to decide whether you’d like to click…

Turn around, bright eyes… and experience the total solar eclipse with Google

August 18th, 2017

Move over, blue moon—there’s a more rare astronomical event in town. For the first time since 1979, a total eclipse of the sun is coming to the continental United States this Monday, August 21. Starting on the west coast around 9 a.m., the moon will begin to block the face of the sun. Not long…

A new machine learning app for reporting on hate in America

August 18th, 2017

Hate crimes in America have historically been difficult to track since there is very little official data collected. What data does exist is incomplete and not very useful for reporters keen to learn more. This led ProPublica — with the support of the Google News Lab — to form Documenting Hate earlier this year, a collaborative…