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Happy Birthday Whitney!

9 Aug 2017 | Entertainment

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Discover the latest music with New Release Radio on Google Play Music

13 Jul 2017 | Entertainment

Whether you’re relaxing at the beach or taking a road trip, Google Play Music delivers personalized music based on where you are and why you are listening. read more »

Game of Thrones: The old Views and the new

13 Jul 2017 | Media

Warning: This post is dark and full of spoilers.Ned Stark always warned, “winter is coming.” The white raven confirmed that it’s finally here, and so is the season seven premiere of “Game of Thrones.” Fans have been waiting a year for the new season, but our watch hasn’t ended—the Street View team has been assembling a collection of “Game of Thrones” filming locations longer than Arya Stark’s kill list. As you prepare for the episodes to come, you can go back to the iconic places and scenes with the most famous families in the Seven Kingdoms: the Starks, Lannisters and Targaryens. We promised the Views, and a Googler always pays her debts: The Starks and friendsread more »

After a "close call," a coding champion

13 Jul 2017 | Entertainment

Eighteen-year-old Cameroon resident Nji Collins had just put the finishing touches on his final submission for the Google Code-In competition when his entire town lost internet access. It stayed dark for two months.“That was a really, really close call,” Nji, who prefers to be called Collins, tells the Keyword, adding that he traveled to a neighboring town every day to check his email and the status of the contest. “It was stressful.”Google’s annual Code-In contest, an effort to introduce teenagers to the world of open source, invites high school students from around the world to compete. It’s part of our mission to encourage and inspire the next generation of computer scientists, and in turn, the contest allows these young people to play a role in building real technologies.Over the course of the competition, participants complete open-source coding and design “tasks” administered by an array of tech companiesread more »

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2 Jul 2017 | U.S. News

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Let’s jam—Jamboard is now available

23 May 2017 | World

Good ideas become great ones when you work together with your teammates. But as teams become increasingly distributed, you need tools that spur visual creativity and collaboration—a way to sketch out ideas, rev on them with colleagues no matter where they may be in the world and make them real. That’s where Jamboard, our cloud-based, collaborative whiteboard, can help. Starting today, Jamboard is available for purchase in the United States. Breaking down creative barriersWe tested Jamboard with enterprise read more »

Your family on Google

23 May 2017 | World

Popcorn. Snuggles. Sniffles. Families share a lot of stuff—and now we’re making it even easier to share and stay connected with each other by giving you more to do with your family group on Google. You can already share music and other entertainment with the Google Play Music family plan and Google Play Family Library. Now whether it's a new TV show on your DVR, the soccer practice schedule, this week’s to-do list, or family photos from over the weekend, here’s a look at how families can do more with YouTube TV, Google Calendar, Keep and Photos. YouTube TV: Up to six houseread more »

Chrome browser in enterprise: new admin bundle and Citrix support

23 May 2017 | World

Thanks to its speed, security and simplicity, Chrome has become the most popular browser for using the web. But it’s not just for personal use. With more than 200 browser management policies, industry-leading security and regularly scheduled updates, Chrome is also built for enterprises.Adoption of Chrome browser in enterprise has doubled in the last two years and we’re committed to making it even easier for IT admins to deploy and manage Chrome within their organization. Say hello to the new Chrome enterprise bundle.  The new bundle includes multiple tools in a single download that IT admins need for a simple, managed deployment. Today we are also announcing official Citrix support with features foread more »

AI in the newsroom: What’s happening and what’s next?

23 May 2017 | World

Bringing people together to discuss the forces shaping journalism is central to our mission at the Google News Lab. Earlier this month, we invited Nick Rockwell, the Chief Technology Officer from the New York Times, and Luca D’Aniello, the Chief Technology Officer at the Associated Press, to Google’s New York office to talk about the future of artificial intelligence in journalism and the challenges and opportunities it presents for newsrooms.The event opened with an overview of the AP's recent report, "The Future of Augmented Journalism: a guide for newsrooms in the age of smart machines,” whichread more »

A vision for success: Taking LED glasses made in Korea to the world

23 May 2017 | World

As part of our series of interviews with entrepreneurs across Asia Pacific who use the Internet to grow their business, we caught up with Kyuhee Lee, marketing manager at Chemion, to find out how this startup went from selling zero pairs of Chemion LED glasses to over 10,000 in just three months. read more »

Powering ads and analytics with machine learning

23 May 2017 | World

Today in San Francisco, we’re bringing together a thousand marketers from around the world to Google Marketing Next, our annual event to discuss what’s coming next for ads, what’s needed now to grow your business and what we can achieve together.The ubiquity of mobile has dramatically changed the game in the ads world over the past few years. People expect to be able to immediately turn to their device to know, go, do, and buy—and marketers need to be able to meet those consumers in the moment. But that’s not enough. As people continue to embrace new, natural ways of interacting with devices, ads need to get even smarter and more frictionless—otherwise people will just move on.That’s why a big focus of today is how machine learning technology–the same tech that is making Gmail replies smarter and helping you get things done around the house with the Google Assistant—will be critical to advertising. It can help marketeread more »

Google Maps can be your travel guide this summer

23 May 2017 | World

The unofficial kick-off to summer is just around the corner. To give you some travel planning inspiration this year, we looked at historical Google Maps data to find the top trending places of the season throughout the U.S. Follow our summer lists below to head to the hot spots or avoid the crowds–the choice is yours. Already know where you’re going? Then create your own lists and share them with friends via your favorite messaging and social apps.Drinks with a view When the weather is warm, bars with outdoor patios, views of the water, rooftops, and creative cocktails draw the biggest crowds. This summer bars list is NYC-heavy so if you’re thinking about the Big Apple this summer–this one’s for you. Education + eread more »

Android Pay says "Привет" to Russia

23 May 2017 | World

Stepping out for groceries or an afternoon coffee? You’ll no longer need to bring anything more than your phone. Starting today, Android Pay is available in Russia – which means you’ll be able to enjoy a simpler and more secure way to pay across all 11 time zones.Android Pay lets you check out quickly and easily in some of your favorite stores and apps – gone are the days of fumbling for credit cards and counting cash. Get the Android Pay app from Google Play and add your eligible card to get started. When you’re ready to pay, just hold your phone near the payment terminal and wait for the checkmark to appear. You can also add all your loyalty cards to Android Pay so they’re easily accessible. read more »

The High Five: It’s a Beautiful Day to romp around

19 May 2017 | Media

Take a romp through this week’s search trends, from talented Dutch royalty to blockbuster news from D.C. A deluge of news from D.C.After a week of non-stop news out of Washington, searchers are turning to Google to ask questions like “What did Trump tell Russia?” Many wanted to learn about the appointment of special prosecutor Robert Mueller, from his age and salary to “Which senators called for a special prosecutor?” Other searches asked how information is classified and whether the President is allowed to share classified information. And finally, many were curious to know what all this means for Trump’s presidency, even asking “If Trump is impeached, who will become President?”FashionistosWe live in a time of innovation, of creativity, of discovery, of … male rompers. Got questions? So do many people who have been searching “What is a male romper?” and “Why are people talking about rompers?” read more »

The High Five: It’s a Beautiful Day to romp around

19 May 2017 | Entertainment

Take a romp through this week’s search trends, from talented Dutch royalty to blockbuster news from D.C. A deluge of news from D.C.After a week of non-stop news out of Washington, searchers are turning to Google to ask questions like “What did Trump tell Russia?” Many wanted to learn about the appointment of special prosecutor Robert Mueller, from his age and salary to “Which senators called for a special prosecutor?” Other searches asked how information is classified and whether the President is allowed to share classified information. And finally, many were curious to know what all this means for Trump’s presidency, even asking “If Trump is impeached, who will become President?”FashionistosWe live in a time of innovation, of creativity, of discovery, of … male rompers. Got questions? So do many people who have been searching “What is a male romper?” and “Why are people talking about rompers?” read more »

Men Sing About Dating And Sex More Often Than Women

18 May 2017 | Entertainment

A new analysis of popular song lyrics from 1960 through 2008 reveals that men sing about both romantic love and sex more often than women. However, female artists sing about romantic love in a higher percentage of their songs.read more »

Has Music Streaming Killed The Instrumental Intro?

5 Apr 2017 | Entertainment

Remember those drawn-out, dramatic intros into the pop power ballads of the 80s? They're all but gone in today's chart toppers, according to new research, and listeners' short attention spans may be to blame.read more »

Original Paintings From Pink Floyd's The Wall On Sale For The First Time

8 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

San Francisco Art Exchange has been selected to exclusively represent the most valuable collection of rock and roll artwork ever to be offered for sale: eleven original paintings created and hand-selected by famed English artist Gerald Scarfe, from Pink Floyd's 1982 masterpiece The Wall. read more »

Study Shows How Musical Cues Trigger Happy Or Sad Memories

1 Mar 2017 | Entertainment

Happy memories spring to mind much faster than sad, scary or peaceful ones. Moreover, if you listen to happy or peaceful music, you recall positive memories, whereas if you listen to emotionally scary or sad music, you recall largely negative memories from your past. read more »

Axiom Verge is Getting a Special Edition Physical Release on Wii U

28 Feb 2017 | Entertainment

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U2 Announces The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

10 Jan 2017 | U.S. News

Live Nation has announced that U2 will return to select stadiums this year with U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017, in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the band's classic album. read more »

Obama Family Voted Most Desirable Neighbors For 2017; Justin Bieber Named Worst

30 Dec 2016 | Entertainment

Americans would most like to be neighbors with the Obamas in 2017, according to the 10th annual Zillow Celebrity Neighbor Survey. read more »

Men Should Avoid Rock Music When Playing Board Games, Say Scientists

13 Dec 2016 | Entertainment

Men should avoid rock music when playing board games, say scientists. Mozart may enhance a man's performance in board games - while AC/DC may hinder their chances, according to new research.read more »

Why Some Songs Get Stuck In Your Head

4 Nov 2016 | Entertainment

Almost all of us get songs stuck in our heads from time to time but why do certain tunes have the 'stick factor'?read more »

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30 Sep 2016 | SciTech

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New David Bowie Album To Be Released

29 Sep 2016 | Entertainment

A new David Bowie album released on November 11 collects together some of Bowie's finest singles from his first hit, 1969's 'Space Oddity' through to the final singles 'Lazarus' and 'I Can't Give Everything Away' from earlier this year. read more »

Bee Gee's Barry Gibb To Release Solo Album

22 Aug 2016 | Entertainment

Legendary Grammy award winning singer/songwriter Barry Gibb will release his first solo album involving new material, In The Now, on October 7. read more »

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30 Jul 2016 | SciTech

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Music Makes Beer Taste Better: Researchers

29 Jul 2016 | Entertainment

Music can influence how much you like the taste of beer, according to a study which suggests that a range of multisensory information, such as sound, sensation, shape and color, can influence the way we perceive taste. read more »

[GALLUP] Americans' Optimism About Blacks' Opportunities Wanes

15 Jul 2016 | Business

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[GALLUP] Bush Still Leads Obama in Blame for U.S. Economic Troubles

7 Jul 2016 | Business

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Research Reveals Pain And Pleasure Of Sad Music

15 Jun 2016 | Entertainment

Sad music can provide enjoyment, comfort or pain to different people, according to new research looking at the effects of melancholy songs on the emotions.read more »

Almost All Food And Beverage Products Marketed By Music Stars Are Unhealthy

6 Jun 2016 | Entertainment

Recording artists are frequently the face of commercial products -- and children and adolescents are frequently their target audience. Now, a new study by researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center finds that the vast majority of the food and beverage products marketed by some of the most popular music stars are unhealthy.read more »

[GALLUP] Organizations Going Above and Beyond to Engage Employees

20 May 2016 | Entertainment

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20 May 2016 | Business

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Complete Pink Floyd Catalog Available On Vinyl For First Time In Two Decades

8 May 2016 | Entertainment

For the first time in over two decades, Pink Floyd Records will begin the reintroduction of the Pink Floyd catalog on vinyl. read more »

Pop Superstar Prince Found Dead In A Lift on Paisley Park Estate

21 Apr 2016 | Entertainment

The acclaimed musician Prince has been found dead at his home in Minnesota. He was 57. read more »

SB16-109: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of April 11, 2016

18 Apr 2016 | SciTech

Original release date: April 18, 2016 The US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin provides a summary of new vulnerabilities that have been recorded by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Vulnerability Database (NVD) in the past week. The NVD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) / United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT). For modified or updated entries, please visit the NVD, which contains historical vulnerability information.The vulnerabilities are based on the CVE vulnerability naming standard and are organized according to severity, determined by the read more »

Celebrities Join Forces To Promote World Water Day

24 Mar 2016 | World

The Water Now clean water campaign to celebrate Water World Water Day generated a global social media voice (Twitter, Facebook and Google+ followers) that topped 753 million people. read more »

Cultural Goods Remain Economic Driver In Digital Age

14 Mar 2016 | World

A UNESCO report finds that the trade in cultural goods doubled from 2004 to 2013 despite a global recession and a massive shift among consumers of movies and music towards web-based services.read more »

Health News, 9/11 Health Information

2 Mar 2016 | Entertainment

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Rice News Release: Cancer cells' evasive action revealed

2 Mar 2016 | SciTech

SUMMARY: Researchers identify a mechanism by which lung cancer cells evade the body's immune system.

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SB16-032: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of January 25, 2016

1 Feb 2016 | Entertainment

Original release date: February 01, 2016 The US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin provides a summary of new vulnerabilities that have been recorded by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Vulnerability Database (NVD) in the past week. The NVD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) / United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT). For modified or updated entries, please visit the NVD, which contains historical vulnerability information.The vulnerabilities are based on the CVE vulnerability naming standard and are organized according to severity, determined by theread more »

Rejection From 'American Idol' Provides Insights Into Perseverance

21 Jan 2016 | Entertainment

New research based on observations at American Idol auditions and in-depth interviews with 43 contestants reveals how contestants come to accept rejection after being cut from the competition.read more »

UK Teens Heavily Exposed To Alcohol And Tobacco Content In YouTube Music Videos

15 Jan 2016 | Entertainment

UK teens are heavily exposed to alcohol and tobacco images and lyrics in digital YouTube music videos, according to new research.read more »

This is How We Got to Zero Ebola Cases in West Africa:

13 Jan 2016 | U.S. News

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Weekly Address: Merry Christmas from the President and First Lady

13 Jan 2016 | U.S. News

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More than 5.02 Million Records Released

13 Jan 2016 | U.S. News

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Engaging the International Community on Cybersecurity Standards

13 Jan 2016 | U.S. News

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President Obama on the Five Years Since Repealing 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

13 Jan 2016 | U.S. News

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