Google’s grammar suggestions in Docs are now available in Spanish
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If you regularly write in Spanish, you’ll be happy to hear that Google today announced that its neural network-powered grammar suggestions in its Docs online text editor are now available in Spanish, too. Just like with grammar suggestions for English, though, this feature will only be available for G Suite customers for now — but…

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Aclima and Google release a new air quality data set for researchers to investigate California pollution
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As part of the Collision from Home conference, Aclima chief executive Davida Herzl released a new data set made in conjunction with Google. Free to the scientific community, the data is the culmination of four years of data collection and aggregation resulting in 42 million air quality measurements throughout the state of California. The company’s…

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Google lays out a spate of changes designed to diversify its management, its products, and startups
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As the world awakens to the many ways that people of color are systematically discriminated against, companies whose future depends on their ability to address their own role in this entrenched societal issue are taking some action. For its part, following weeks of protests around the U.S. and world to defeat racism, Alphabet just announced…

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Google Cloud launches Filestore High Scale, a new storage tier for high-performance computing workloads
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Google Cloud today announced the launch of Filestore High Scale, a new storage option — and tier of Google’s existing Filestore service — for workloads that can benefit from access to a distributed high-performance storage option. With Filestore High Scale, which is based on technology Google acquired when it bought Elastifile in 2019, users can…

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Black Power activist Olive Morris celebrated in Google Doodle
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Image: google doodles By Rachel Thompson2020-06-26 09:38:32 UTC Today’s Google Doodle honours Olive Morris, one of the most important figures in Britain’s Black Power movement during the 1970s.  Morris was a member of the British Black Panthers, and she founded the Brixton Black Women’s Group, a collective of feminist Black women. In 1979, she died…

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