Google Cloud cuts jobs in restructure, despite growth

Google trims Google Cloud headcount as it refocuses on international markets. Read More

Monash University researchers develop AI aimed at improving suicide prevention

The AI project could potentially remove two-thirds of data processing when filtering for suicide-related incidents. Read More

Netflix: JPEG needs replacing and AV1 Image File Format is our best option

Netflix highlights growing support for new image file format AVIF. Read More

Google removes 500+ malicious Chrome extensions from the Web Store

A network of malicious Chrome extensions was injecting malicious ads in millions of Chrome installs. Read More

Oracle tells the Supreme Court: “Google has a problem”

Oracle delivered its latest argument to the Supreme Court ahead of its showdown with Google over the internet giant’s use of Java APIs to build Android. Read More

Essential ceases operations, 3 Feb phone update was the last for the PH-1

The Essential Phone was the first to launch with a notch while also showing us how elegant titanium and ceramic could be on a phone. It’s now the end of the line for the phone, Project GEM, and the Essential Home projects. Read More

Google Cloud joins DLT platform Hedera Hashgraph’s governing council

Google Cloud is also onboard as a preferred cloud provider for the initiative’s public testnets and Hedera Consensus Service ecosystem. Read More

Play Protect blocked 1.9B malware installs from non-Google sources last year

The number of user attempts to install malware-infected apps from outside the Play Store has gone up from 1.6 billion, reported in 2017 and 2018, to 1.9 billion, last year. Read More

Google Nest forcing users into 2FA

The best way to protect privacy and security is to migrate to a Google account, the search giant says. Read More

Microsoft backtracks on ‘Bing-jacking’ Chrome with its Microsoft Search extension

Sanity prevails: Microsoft is no longer planning to automatically deploy its Microsoft Search in Bing browser extension to Office 365 ProPlus users. Read More