Google expands its identity management portfolio for businesses and developers – TechCrunch

Over the course of the last year, Google has launched a number of services that bring to other companies the same BeyondCorp model for managing access to a company’s...

Google Cloud expands its networking feature with Cloud NAT – TechCrunch

It’s a busy week for news from Google Cloud, which is hosting its Next event in London. Today, the company used the event to launch a number of new...

Waymo’s self-driving cars hit 10 million miles – TechCrunch

Alphabet’s self-driving car company Waymo has spent years testing its autonomous vehicles on public roads. What started as a trickle of miles driven each day has exploded in the...

Apple needs a feature like Google’s Call Screen – TechCrunch

Google just one-upped Apple in a significant way by addressing a problem that’s plaguing U.S. cellphone owners: spam calls. The company’s new Pixel 3 flagship Android smartphone is first to...

GDPR has cut ad trackers in Europe but helped Google, study suggests – TechCrunch

An analysis of the impact of Europe’s new data protection framework, GDPR, on the adtech industry suggests the regulation has reduced the numbers of ad trackers that websites are hooking into...

Google Pixel’s product directors on single cameras and notches – TechCrunch

Google hardware launches are never spec-fests. The search giant would rather just sit on the sideline while companies like Apple and Samsung battle it out on that front. In fact,...

Turn your Google Home Mini into Google Home Mickey – TechCrunch

Behold, the Google Home Mickey. It’s an official collaboration with Google and Disney that OtterBox is selling for $20. The base props up Google’s best-selling smart speaker and gives it...

Google Home Hub up close and hands on – TechCrunch

While the rumors and leaks didn’t leave much to the imagination ahead of today’s event, I will admit to being a bit surprised by the shape Google’s Home Hub actually...

Google’s Chromecast gets a refresh with support for faster Wi-Fi – TechCrunch

Google’s next-generation Chromecast device launched today – something that came as no surprise, given that Best Buy accidentally sold one to an in-store customer last month. The new streaming...

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL up close and hands-on – TechCrunch

“So you think you know,” Google teased via Twitter in the lead up today’s event. “Tune in tomorrow to see for yourself.” Turns out we were right. We basically knew...