Google’s Rewarded Products helps developers monetize their user base

The first rewarded product offering will produce video ads that users can watch to earn virtual goods and in-game currency. Read More

Windows 10 update is freezing games: Microsoft’s fix? Uninstall it for now

Microsoft’s latest update for Windows 10 users has been causing “massive lag spikes” in some games. Read More

Alphabet’s Chronicle launches security telemetry service Backstory

The company wants to merge “massive computational capacity” with today’s enterprise security needs. Read More

Google rolls out Web Risk API in beta to help businesses protect their users

Additionally, Google announced the general availability of Cloud Armor, a DDoS defense and WAF service, and Cloud HSM, a managed hardware security module service. Read More

Google’s Raspberry Pi-like Coral board lands: Turbo-charged AI on a tiny computer

Google’s own developer board helps developers bring machine-learning models to the network edge. Read More

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