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Google for Nigeria: Making the internet more useful for more people

July 26th, 2018

Today, at our second Google for Nigeria event, we announced more products and programs to help more people in Nigeria and across Africa benefit from the opportunities the web has to offer. Google Station: high-quality Wi-Fi hotspots across Nigeria Access to the internet in Africa is growing but it’s still limited. Only 35 percent of…

W3C Invites Implementations of TTML Profiles for Internet Media Subtitles and Captions 1.1

July 26th, 2018

The Timed Text Working Group invites implementations of an updated Candidate Recommendation of TTML Profiles for Internet Media Subtitles and Captions 1.1. This specification defines two profiles of [ttml2-20180628]: a text-only profile and an image-only profile. These profiles are intended to be used across subtitle and caption delivery applications worldwide, thereby simplifying interoperability, consistent rendering…

WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1 Working Group Note Updated

July 26th, 2018

The Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group has published an updated Working Group Note of WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1. WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1 was previously published as a Working Group Note in December 2017, to accompany the WAI-ARIA 1.1 Recommendation. Since then, the group has added an additional design pattern and examples, and improved the…

Angular v6.1 Now Available — TypeScript 2.9, Scroll Positioning, and more

July 26th, 2018

Angular version 6.1 has been released. This is a minor release that is a drop-in replacement for 6.0 containing new features and bugfixes. picture of the Angular repository changelog What’s new? Router Scroll Position RestorationDevelopers can now configure the router to remember and restore scroll position as the user navigates around an application. New navigation…

Data Solutions for Change: empowering nonprofits through large-scale analytics

July 25th, 2018

Since 2007, Google has worked to empower nonprofits and NGOs across the world through the power of cloud computing. We started with Google Earth Outreach and have since launched G Suite for Nonprofits, GCP Public Datasets, and Kaggle Data Science for Good Events to continue to support nonprofits at scale. Today, we’re expanding our nonprofit…

New brand, new home: Where to find Google Marketing Platform online

July 25th, 2018

When we brought together DoubleClick and the Google Analytics 360 Suite under Google Marketing Platform, we knew we had to make some changes to our websites, blogs and social media channels too. Now, the resources you’ve been reading and visiting over the years have been updated to reflect our new brand, so you can find…

What’s happening next for G Suite Enterprise for Education

July 25th, 2018

We launched G Suite Enterprise for Education in April, as a new edition of G Suite for Education that offers additional enterprise-grade capabilities for colleges and large education institutions that have complex technology needs. Today, we’re at Google Cloud Next ‘18 with three new updates and features for G Suite Enterprise for Education. Over the…

Helping enterprises stay competitive with new updates in G Suite

July 25th, 2018

In 1958, U.S. corporations remained on the S&P 500 index for an average of 61 years, according to the American Enterprise Foundation. Fast forward to today and companies are being replaced approximately every two weeks. In this rapidly changing market, traditional companies are looking for ways to stay competitive and more and more enterprises, including…

Building on our cloud security leadership to help keep businesses protected

July 25th, 2018

Moving to the cloud requires careful planning and hard work, but it also requires something more fundamental: trust. You need to trust that your cloud provider will keep your data safe and prevent threats, and also do it in a way that is transparent and keeps you in control. As threats increase in complexity, trust…

Bringing intelligence to the edge with Cloud IoT

July 25th, 2018

The internet of things (IoT) presents us with enormous opportunities to positively affect the world around us—everything from increasing air quality to easing traffic to saving water and electricity. We can measure the world in new ways that can impact lives for the better. But just as opportunities increase with IoT, so does data. IDC…