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Google is rebranding and adding new features to Google Tez, its proprietary mobile payments platform designed for the Indian market. Google Tez initially launched last year as a bank-based payments platform for peer-to-peer (P2P) payments and has since expanded to add utility bill payments, messaging, and tap-and-pay...
A watchdog group pretended to be Russian and bought 'divisive' Google ads — now, Google is blasting the group for its ties to Oracle (GOOG, GOOGL)
A watchdog group posed as a group of infamous Russian internet trolls to find out how effectively Google was at combatting foreign agents from buying "politically divisive ads."
The group bought the ads using rubles and a Russian-based IP address and used similar language and images as were allegedly used by Russian operatives to influence the 2016 US presidential elections.
According to the watchdog group, Google did nothing to stop them.
Google, for its part, is blasting the watchdog group for...
The S.C. High School League has pushed back the start of its high school football playoffs by one week because of the devastation of Hurricane Florence. Will the N.C. High School Athletic Association follow suit?