Google to kill political ads ahead of upcoming election

Transparency rules are considered too complex to manage before Canada’s next election. Read More

Google reveals Chrome zero-day under active attacks

Users are advised to update to Google Chrome version 72.0.3626.121. Read More

China’s JD.com starts selling goods via Google: Report

Chinese e-commerce platforms are expanding overseas as domestic growth slows. Read More

Google Cloud launches fixed monthly fee plan for storage that smooths out cloud cost bursts

Google Cloud Storage for Growth is a way to enable enterprises to forecast cloud costs more easily. Read More

Screenshots of Microsoft’s coming Chromium-based Edge browser leak

Microsoft still has yet to release to external developers a first preview of its coming Chromium-based Edge browser. But it may be getting closer to its debut, if leaked screen shots of it are any indication. Read More

Google rejects ACCC’s calls to have tougher scrutiny over Australian operations

The search giant believes that if the consumer watchdog holds any particular concerns, it is welcome to investigate under existing Australian law. Read More

Cloud cost control becoming a leading issue for businesses

Recent years have been about enterprises moving to the cloud with storage and compute. Customers have benefited from the competition between Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, but now you’re in the door the great up sell begins. Read More

MWC wrap-up, more Galaxy S10 Plus, Sony Xperia 10, and Chromebook tips (MobileTechRoundup show #462)

The Galaxy S10 Plus has been in use for more than 10 days so we share more thoughts on using it. MWC is over and much has been revealed so we spent the show going through it all. Read More

Chrome and Firefox are borrowing from each other’s performance features

Chrome to get back/forward caching from Firefox, and Firefox to get unused tab unloading from Chrome. Read More

Here’s how to securely wipe your Android smartphone for resale

Got your eye on a new Android smartphone? Here’s how to wipe your existing smartphone so you can sell it or pass it on to a family member or friend without giving them all your data as well. Read More