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Google Home can now make calls and it won’t cost you a dime

Google has just pushed an update to its Home smart speaker that lets you make calls to any phone number in the US and Canada for free. As with its...

How top CEOs are pushing gender equality in the time of Google memo

'Male Champions of Change' is enlisting leaders of big companies to use their influence to further gender equality

Charlottesville aftermath: Internet firms Facebook, CloudFlare, Spotify and others take steps to stop white supremacy online

But most internet companies have traditionally tried to steer clear of making judgements about content except in cases of illegal activity. The post...

Neo-Nazi Website Hangs in Dark Web Limbo After Being Dumped by CloudFlare, Hosts

Having lost internet privileges from site host GoDaddy and then Google, the Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website, moved to the dark web in an effort to...

After Charlottesville, tech companies are forced to take action against hate speech

Silicon Valley spent years preaching a hands-off approach to even the most extreme speech in the interest of connecting the entire world.  After...

Essential's Overdue PH-1 Phone Finally Drops Next Week

The Essential Phone, which started taking pre-orders back in May, will finally start shipping out next week in at least one color. Thanks to some...

Google powered Internet Saathi empowers rural women

Even as India has taken the lead to become the fastest growing internet user market in the world, India’s cyberspace is still dominated by male users...

Google Home gets free phone calls in the US and Canada

US and Canada get free calls, plus lots of Project Fi/Google Voice integration, too. At I/O 2017, Google promised that Google Home would get the …

Google just gave Docs the major overhaul you've been waiting for

Google is introducing a slew of new features in an overhaul to its web-based Docs, Sheets, and Slides tools, which could make working on and editing...

You can now ask Google Maps questions with new Q&A feature

Google today announced it was adding a Q&A feature to Google Maps and Search for Android users. When you look at a Maps page for the business or...

Google is testing a 'Search Lite' app for countries with slow connections

Part of a company-wide effort to make its services more useful in developing nations Google is testing a light version of its Search app meant for...

Schlage adds Android support for its Bluetooth smart lock

Schlage is adding Android compatibility to one of its Bluetooth-enabled smart locks. Google Play is getting the Schlage Sense app, which was...

Google protests called off after organizers blame Trump's newest scapegoat

The chaos that occurred in Charlottesville this weekend and the incendiary words of President Donald Trump that followed have given the "alt-...

A crowdsourced Google Doc is listing Confederate monuments all over the U.S. in hopes of bringing them down

After a chaotic week of tiki torch-carrying white supremacists marching on the University of Virginia's campus, deadly violence at the neo-Nazi...

Twitter is joining its fellow tech companies in clamping down on the Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website

The move follows Facebook and others that have taken action in response to the violence in Charlottesville. Twitter appears to have suspended an...