Google Pledges $1 Billion To Address Bay Area Housing CrunchGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai announced Tuesday that the tech giant would invest $1 billion over the next several years to help build housing in the Bay Area.
San Jose Google Development Could Increase Rents By $235M, Report FindsGoogle development in downtown San Jose could result in $235 million in rent increases by 2030 if nearly 5,300 affordable homes and 12,500 market-rate homes do not enter the market, according to a report released Wednesday by a San Jose nonprofit.
Report: New San Jose Google Tech Campus Will Make Rents SkyrocketA new report paints a dire picture of rent increases for residents when Google moves into San Jose.
Google Acquires Data Analytics Firm Looker For $2.6B In CashGoogle is acquiring data analytics firm Looker for $2.6 billion cash in an effort to expand its Google Cloud business.
Feds Set To Launch Antitrust Investigations Of Silicon Valley Tech TitansThe announcement that several Silicon Valley tech giants could soon be at the center of a federal investigation came as Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off Monday.
Facebook, Google Shares Battered; Feds Preparing Antitrust Investigations
Google Services, YouTube Suffer Outages Due to Eastern U.S. Internet CongestionGoogle on Sunday said users of YouTube and other services were seeing errors or slow performance due to high levels of network congestion in the eastern United States.
Report: DoJ Preparing Antitrust Investigation of GoogleSilicon Valley tech giant Google may be at the center of an anti-trust investigation by the Department of Justice, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Google Says It Supports Punch Line, Plans To Lease Space Next DoorGoogle denied allegations by local comedians and San Francisco city officials that it will acquire the venue of the Punch Line comedy club, saying it has leased the space next door.
Google May Just Have Killed Huawei's Bid To Become World's Top Smartphone BrandGoogle is restricting Huawei's access to its Android operating system and apps after the Trump administration blacklisted the Chinese tech firm.
San Mateo County Resident Exposed Google Employees To Measles During VisitHealth officials in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties confirmed that a person diagnosed with measles recently visited Google's headquarters in Mountain View, exposing employees.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi Suggests Tech Companies Need More Regulation: 'It's A New Era'The California Democrat said the era of self-regulation for these companies should "probably" end -- the latest warning sign for Silicon Valley.
Racist, Anti-Semitic Comments Flood YouTube Stream Of Congressional Hearing On White Nationalism YouTube was forced to disable comments on a livestream of a House Judiciary hearing on hate crimes and white nationalism on social media Tuesday morning
Facebook, Google To Face Congress Over White NationalismRepresentatives from Facebook and Google will be on Capitol Hill Tuesday, face questions from lawmakers about how their platforms are used by white supremacists.
Google Scraps Controversial AI Ethics Council Days After It Was AnnouncedGoogle has shuttered its new artificial intelligence ethics council, a little more than a week after the Mountain View-based company announced it.