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Recent articles by Richard:

Meet Sundar Pichai, Alphabet's new CEO

The new leader of Google's parent company is one of the most powerful people on the planet, but still relatively unknown. → Read More

Meet Sundar Pichai, Alphabet's new CEO

The new leader of Google's parent company is one of the most powerful people on the planet, but still relatively unknown. → Read More

With Larry Page and Sergey Brin gone, Google's 'open culture' may be closing

Google's co-founders were the most direct link to the company's freewheeling past. → Read More

Sundar Pichai becomes CEO of Alphabet, Google's parent company

Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. Stephen Shankland/CNET Cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin said Tuesday that Google CEO Sundar Pichai is taking over as leader of its parent company Alphabet, in addition to his current responsibilities at the search giant. This is a developing story... → Read More

YouTube CEO defends site's recommendation system amid scrutiny

"I know that I can make it better," Susan Wojcicki says of YouTube's open platform, during an interview on 60 Minutes. → Read More

Google says it fired four employees for breaking data security rules

Some workers at the search giant, though, said management retaliated against employees for workplace organizing. → Read More

Google employees protest company: 'They want us afraid. They want us silent'

Workers at the search giant held a rally to support two activist workers placed on leave. → Read More

Google workers to hold rally in support of employees placed on leave

Activists at Google say two employees are facing retaliation for worker organizing. → Read More

Google lets you buy movie tickets through Duplex, its AI-powered booking system

The service is like autofill on steroids. → Read More

Google updates political ads policy with targeting restrictions

The search giant also says it will ban deepfakes and "demonstrably false" claims in ads. → Read More

Google reportedly hired outside firm to consult on worker unrest

Tensions continue to mount between the search giant's management and rank-and-file employees. → Read More

Lawmakers chide Google for hiring ex-DHS staffer who defended travel ban

Heads of House caucuses representing racial minorities object to hire of Miles Taylor, who defended Trump's ban on travelers from Muslim-majority nations. → Read More

Google partners with publishers to bring audio news feeds to the Assistant

The search giant will use its algorithms to tell you the news. → Read More

Google ditched project to release 100,000 X-ray images, amid privacy concerns

The 2017 partnership with the National Institutes of Health illustrates challenges as Google makes a bigger push in health care. → Read More

Google's RCS messaging: Texting on Android phones is about to get a lot better

Android users will finally get basic features like read receipts and typing indicators. → Read More

Google's search, Android businesses to be probed by state attorneys general, report says

The scope of the investigation may be broader than previously announced. → Read More

Google's RCS messaging: Texting on Android phones is about to get a lot better

Android users will finally get basic features like read receipts and typing indicators. → Read More

RCS messaging: Google's biggest move yet in Android texting officially launched in the US

Android users will finally get basic features like read receipts and typing indicators. → Read More

Google launches RCS messaging in the US, its biggest move yet in Android texting

Android users will finally get basic features like read receipts and typing indicators. → Read More

Google's medical data project spurs HHS inquiry, report says

The US Department of Health and Human Services is looking into the search giant's Project Nightingale. → Read More