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Google News    last updated 05/18/2022 @ 9:00 PM

Augmented reality brings fine art to life for International Museum Day (Blogspot)
Have you ever dreamt of having your portrait taken by a world-famous artist? Or wished a painting would come to life before your eyes? This International Museum Day, we’re unveiling three new Art Filter....

Creating new career opportunities with Google Cloud (Blogspot)
A year ago, in a forum with chief technology officers from our Google Cloud Partner network, there was one topic on everybody's mind: talent. Or more specifically, a lack of it. All the leaders in the....

Fostering inclusive spaces through Disability Alliance (Blogspot)
I was 2 when my parents discovered I had polio, which impacted my ability to stand and walk. Growing up in China, I still remember the challenges I faced when I wanted to go to college. Back then, all....

Mental health resources you can count on (Blogspot)
When you or someone you care for is going through a mental health situation, it can feel isolating, overwhelming and distressing. To get through those moments, access to the right resources can make all....

This Googler hopes his team is one day obsolete (Blogspot)
I first met Keawe Block a few years ago, and something he said has stuck with me ever since: “In an ideal world, my team wouldn’t exist.” Keawe, who works remotely in Washington state, is the head of....

Building a secure world (Blogspot)
The following is adapted from remarks delivered by Royal Hansen, Vice President of Engineering for Privacy, Safety and Security during his keynote United in Cyberpower: The Role of Companies in Building....

Office spotlight: Chicago (Blogspot)
“It almost feels like the first day back at school,” says Rob Biederman as he waits in line for breakfast at the Fulton Market cafe. It’s April 4, and Chicago Googlers like Rob have just started their....

Bay View is open — the first campus built by Google (Blogspot)
After breaking ground in 2017, our Bay View campus officially opened to Googlers and our Charleston East project is in the final phase of construction. This marks the first time we developed one of our....

Step into the Meroë pyramids with Google (Blogspot)
When you think of pyramids does your mind wander to the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt or the Mayan Temples of Guatemala? Great civilizations built each of these pyramids and inscribed their stories onto the....

Seniors search what they see, using a new Lens (Blogspot)
Technology shines when it helps us get things done in our daily lives, and that’s exactly why a group of around 100 very eager seniors gathered in Odense, Denmark. All older than 65, many up to 85, they....

Meet the entrepreneur connecting Kenyans to healthy food (Blogspot)
When Binti Mwallau started Hasanat Ventures, her dairy processing company in Kenya, she expected some resistance from her peers in an industry dominated by men. But she was surprised to run into more....

Stadia Savepoint: April updates (Blogspot)
It’s time for another round of our Savepoint series, where we recap the new games, features and updates available on Stadia.

Shared success in building a safer open source community (Blogspot)
Today we joined the Open Source Security Foundation (OpenSSF), Linux Foundation and industry leaders for a meeting to continue progressing the open source software security initiatives discussed during....

YouTube receives brand safety distinction for second year (Blogspot)
At YouTube, we’re committed to protecting our viewers, creators and advertisers. Last year, we became the first digital platform to receive content-level brand safety accreditation from the Media Rating....

New ways to stay connected and entertained in your car (Blogspot)
Our work in cars has always been guided by our goal to help make your driving experience easier and safer. Today, we’re introducing several updates for cars compatible with Android Auto and cars with....

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Technology News    last updated 05/18/2022 @ 9:00 PM

Tech smarts: 5 silly ways you’re flushing money down the toilet (Fox News)
Here are five mistakes you might be making that will cost you.

5 major tech annoyances and how to fix them (Fox News)
Five smart ways you can use your gadgets to cure some of life’s little annoyances

Privacy how-to: Secure ways to hide naked photos (Fox News)
If you have sensitive shots of any kind you want to protect, keep reading

Traveling soon? 5 smart tech steps to take before you hit the road (Fox News)
Travel can be stressful, but these hacks can make a huge difference.

3 ways Incognito mode can save you (Fox News)
We willingly give our most personal data so often to advertisers, Big Tech, scammers, and everyone else looking to make a dime off us.

NReal AR glasses set to launch this spring in UK (Fox News)
Chinese augmented reality (AR) startup Nreal will be bringing its smart glasses to the U.K. this spring.

Shaun King's Twitter account disappears after liberal writer claims Musk takeover is 'about white power' (Fox News)
Liberal writer Shaun King appears to have left Twitter following his complaint that Tesla CEO Elon Musk's purchase of the social media platform is "about white power."

3 tech steps to do before you die (Fox News)
In today’s digital age, we have to plan for what happens to all our online accounts, data, notes, photos, videos, websites, playlists, blogs, and subscriptions once we’re gone.

Quick check to see if someone is spying on your computer (Fox News)
Here’s a check to see if there’s something very sinister going on — a copy of everything you do on your PC or Mac is being gathered and sent to who knows who.

Best smart LED lights for the money (Fox News)
Smart LED bulbs are an affordable, easy way to dip your toes into the smart home waters, and they offer a ton of perks in return.

30-second privacy check every Google and Facebook user must do today (Fox News)
You may not realize that the very moment when you signed in using your Facebook or Google account, you divulged more data tracking points. So much about you is collected, compiled, and sold to the highest....

Is your ISP throttling your speeds? Here’s how to check (Fox News)
When Im unsure if slow speeds or timeouts are part of a bigger issue, I hit Down Detector to see if others are reporting the same problem

Twitter suspends conservative ‘Libs of Tik Tok’ account for 12 hours over ‘hateful conduct’: report (Fox News)
Twitter account "Libs of Tik Tok" was suspended from the platform for 12 hours on Wednesday, according to reports.

LinkedIn reinstates Air Force vet's post after wrongfully calling it 'hate speech,' apologizes (Fox News)
LinkedIn reinstated an Air Force veteran's post about her impoverished childhood after it was wrongfully removed for violating the tech company's hate speech policy.

Revealed: Secret words IT pros use to describe YOU (Fox News)
Here are 10 insider words that you might hear that describe you.

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Latest Headlines    last updated 05/18/2022 @ 9:00 PM

4chan shows how some platforms are accountable only to themselves (CNN)
The mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, has put a spotlight on 4chan, a largely unmoderated site that has been the breeding ground for several tragedies and controversies over the years and appears to....

Buffalo suspect's posts about attack plans could be seen online minutes before shooting (CNN)
Before an 18-year-old White man allegedly carried out a racist mass shooting at a Buffalo supermarket on Saturday, he revealed his months-long plot to some people on social media about 30 minutes before....

Milwaukee man who threw acid in a man's face is sentenced to 10 years in prison (CNN)
Clifton Blackwell, the Milwaukee man charged with a hate crime in Wisconsin circuit court in 2019 for throwing acid on a US citizen born in Peru, was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in state prison, court....

Minneapolis ex-officer Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in George Floyd death (CNN)
Former Minneapolis Police officer Thomas Lane pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter Wednesday related to his role in the killing of George Floyd in May 2020, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison....

US officials order government agencies to fix serious software bugs that hackers are exploiting (CNN)
US cybersecurity officials on Wednesday ordered all federal civilian agencies to fix flaws in widely used software that officials said foreign government-linked hackers are likely moving to exploit. ....

Marc Elias, Hillary Clinton campaign's top lawyer, turns tables on Durham to air Democratic grievances about 2016 election (CNN)
Special counsel John Durham has used his first trial as a vehicle to air some of the Hillary Clinton campaign's dirty laundry, but that was derailed Wednesday when the campaign's top lawyer, Marc Elias,....

Watchdog report says Trump and Biden administration decisions drove collapse of Afghan security forces (CNN)
The US decision to leave Afghanistan under both the Trump and Biden administrations was the driving factor behind the swift collapse of the Afghan military as the Taliban swept across the country with....

Target posts a stunning drop in profit. Stock plunges (CNN)
Targets earnings didn't hit the mark. Far from it.

New York's mayor wants Jamie Dimon to ride the subway to work (CNN)
New York Mayor Eric Adams is begging the city's business leaders, including JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon, to ride the subway to work. Adams is pushing to bring people back to New York offices after years....

World's largest aircraft owner lost 113 planes to Russia due to sanctions (CNN)
AerCap Holdings, the aircraft leasing giant that is the world's largest owner of jets, lost 113 planes when Russia seized them in response to sanctions triggered by the war in Ukraine. ....

Owner reunited with dog that was inside stolen doggy day care van (CNN)

Woman leads police chase, throws rubber snake (CNN)

World's busiest airport gears up for Memorial Day (CNN)

15-year-old girl struck by lightning inside home (CNN)

Teacher wants an incubator for classroom (CNN)

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