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How we’re keeping Cloud users and businesses safe

February 6th, 2019

We’re focusing on security all week in honor of Safer Internet Day, and while internet safety is top of mind for folks now, our responsibility to protect people is as important today as it is every other week of the year. I recently joined Google after years in the financial services industry, motivated in large…

Inspired to move: Celebrating dance and Black History Month

February 6th, 2019

My love for dance started in my youth when I took ballet lessons in Colorado. Like the other ballerinas, I’d slip on my satin slippers, wrap my ballet skirt on and glide across the wood floors to the beat of the music. Though unlike the other dancers, I was one of the only black girls…

Protecting your data, no matter where you go on the web

February 5th, 2019

Editor’s note: Today is Safer Internet Day, but we’ll be talking about it all week with a collection of posts from teams from across Google. We’re always working to make sure your data is protected, whether you’re using Google products or checking out your favorite websites and apps. Today, we’re introducing two new updates that…

Meet the teams keeping our corner of the internet safer

February 5th, 2019

I joined Google a year ago to lead its Trust and Safety organisation and to work with the thousands of people working to protect our users and make our products, from Gmail to Maps, more safe. Deciding what content is allowed on our platforms, while preserving people’s right to express themselves freely at the colossal…

Five things you can do right now to stay safer online

February 5th, 2019

Editor’s note: Today is Safer Internet Day, but we’ll be talking about it all week with a collection of posts from teams from across Google. When you’re online, you shouldn’t need to worry about the security of your information. That’s why we work to build security into our products, so the information in your Google…

Google Cloud offers global support for academic research

February 5th, 2019

Today’s scientific computing demands lightning-fast speed, vast data storage, and intensive processing power in order to advance discoveries across disciplines, from genomics to climate change. Two new agreements and a range of initiatives in Europe and the United States expand Google’s support for academic researchers globally, enabling them to leverage the benefits of Google Cloud…

Accessing the web on Chromebooks without a Wi-Fi access point

February 4th, 2019

Chromebooks are built to deliver a consistently fast, easy-to-use and secure experience. And when you’re using a Chromebook, you should be able to access the internet quickly and effortlessly, no matter where you are. But the availability of an internet-enabled Wi-Fi access point isn’t always a guarantee. Starting today, Instant Tethering is available on more…

Teaming up with partners to make the internet safer for kids

February 4th, 2019

Editor’s note: Tomorrow is Safer Internet Day, and we’ll be talking about it all week with a collection of posts from teams around Google. A year and a half ago, we launched the Be Internet Awesome program to help kids be safe, confident explorers of the online world. We built a little something for everyone:…

The Google Assistant is coming to Nest Secure

February 4th, 2019

Let’s face it: getting out the door can be hectic sometimes. Between rushing to beat the traffic, making sure you’re dressed for the weather and running through your to-do list, there’s a lot to juggle—and we could all use a little assistance streamlining our routines. Starting today, we’re adding a feature to Nest Secure to…

State of the Union 2019: Live on YouTube

February 4th, 2019

Key moments throughout U.S. presidential history have been captured on YouTube, from visiting American troops and celebrating life’s achievements, to taking the oath of office and hosting world leaders. As President Trump begins his third year in office, this tradition continues. As we have done since 2010, YouTube will live to stream the President’s State…