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Google Spent $21 Million Last Year In Its Efforts To Buy Washington

3 minutes ago   |   Android Headlines   |   4 articles

Last year, the three big tech companies - Google , Amazon and Facebook - set new records for the amount of money spent on lobbying in Washington, DC. Google led the way...
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YouTube TV now available in more than 98% of U.S. households

15 minutes ago   |   Marketing Land   |   3 articles

The company announced on Wednesday it is expanding to 95 markets, with plans to reach any remaining uncovered areas in the U.S shortly.
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All advertisers can now buy Google's 15-second non-skippable video ads

15 minutes ago   |   Marketing Land

The ads were previously available only to advertisers who buy ads through Google Preferred and by reservation.
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Sherpa, a Spanish voice assistant, expands Series A to $15M as it passes 5M users

31 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

When we think of the AI platforms that are shaping how we use voice to interact with phones, home devices and other services, we tend to think of Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri...
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Google may break ad blockers with upcoming Chrome change - CNET

37 minutes ago   |   CNET   |   3 articles

It's an unintended consequence of a security and performance upgrade plan. Google says it doesn't want to disable content blocking.
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Google, Facebook and Amazon spending more than ever lobbying Congress - CNET

37 minutes ago   |   CNET   |   4 articles

Combined, the tech giants paid more than $65 million for lobbying efforts in 2018.
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Google's Super Bowl surprise: YouTube TV is going nationwide

Google's Super Bowl surprise: YouTube TV is going nationwide

57 minutes ago   |   Digital Trends   |   3 articles

Just in time for the big game, Google has announced that it is expanding its YouTube TV live-streaming service from 100 of the biggest U.S. markets to cover 98 percent of...
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How to change Google Assistant's voice on your Google Home device

How to change Google Assistant's voice on your Google Home device

57 minutes ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

If you'd like to hear what Google Assistant sounds like speaking in a male voice, or a female voice that's different from the default voice, you can easily make the switch...
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Pixel 3 versus Honor View 20 camera comparison

1 hour ago   |   AndroidPhoneFans   |   3 articles

The all-new Honor View 20 is probably one of the hottest new smartphones of 2019. Sporting a hole punch cutout for its 25MP front-facing camera and an impressive 48MP sensor on...
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Facebook, Google, and Microsoft supported conference with climate change denialists

Facebook, Google, and Microsoft supported conference with climate change denialists

1 hour ago   |   The Verge

Despite public warnings about the dangers of climate change, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft all supported a conference that promoted climate change denialism, according to a...
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Hulu's cheapest plan will soon cost just $5.99 per month

Hulu's cheapest plan will soon cost just $5.99 per month

One week after Netflix announced its biggest price hike yet, Hulu has today revealed its own plans to modify its pricing structure. But unlike its rival, not everything is... Read more ...

Far Cry New Dawn initial review: A post apocalyptic shooter that isn't grimy

Far Cry New Dawn initial review: A post apocalyptic shooter that isn't grimy

Far Cry New Dawn took us by surprise when it was announced at the end of 2018. We thoroughly enjoyed Far Cry 5 and looked forward to a return to Hope County at some point, but... Read more ...

Is the Xbox One Kinect still worth buying in 2019?

Is the Xbox One Kinect still worth buying in 2019?

Best answer: No way, no how. Kinect is a dead accessory, with canceled support by Microsoft. A second hand unit will still function for the small library of available games and... Read more ...

Microsoft fights fake news with NewsGuard integration in its mobile Edge browser

Microsoft fights fake news with NewsGuard integration in its mobile Edge browser

In a bid to fight fake news read while on your phone, Microsoft's mobile Edge browser on Android and iOS now includes the NewsGuard extension. The addition, noted by The... Read more ...

A ‘Farming Simulator 19' esports league will crown Europe's best virtual farmer

A ‘Farming Simulator 19' esports league will crown Europe's best virtual farmer

Giants Software is turning Farming Simulator 19 into a full-fledged esports league, with 10 separate European tournaments being held before crowning the ultimate team of... Read more ...

PUBG's Vikendi Snow Map Now Available On PS4 And Xbox One In New Update

PUBG's Vikendi Snow Map Now Available On PS4 And Xbox One In New Update

Follow its launch on PC and mobile last month, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ' newest map, Vikendi , has now arrived on consoles. PUBG Corp. has released a new update for the... Read more ...

Adobe just bought in big on gaming

Adobe just bought in big on gaming

This morning Adobe acquired Allegorithmic, the makers of the application family called Substance. With this buy, Adobe just became a big name in 3D textures and material... Read more ...

These accessories complete your Chromebook perfectly

These accessories complete your Chromebook perfectly

Your Chromebook is a productivity machine, and to keep productive, sometimes you need more than just the laptop itself. These accessories will help you maximize the experience... Read more ...

Nintendo Is Holding Open Tournaments For Super Smash Bros. Ultimate And Splatoon

Nintendo Is Holding Open Tournaments For Super Smash Bros. Ultimate And Splatoon

Nintendo is kicking off 2019 with major tournaments in both Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Splatoon 2 and, whether you're a beginner or a pro, everyone is invited to get in on... Read more ...

Amazon has made its own autonomous six-wheeled delivery robot

Amazon has made its own autonomous six-wheeled delivery robot

Amazon is entering the robot delivery game with an electric hamper on wheels it's calling the Amazon Scout. The e-commerce giant is the latest company to try its hand at this... Read more ...