Google loses big ‘right to be forgotten’ case — and it could set an important precedent

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/13/right-to-be-forgotten-nt1-nt2/ A businessman with an historic criminal conviction has won his case against Google in a “right to be forgotten” lawsuit seeking to remove information about his conviction from search … Read more

Google is ready to roll out Gmail redesign, adding new features like Smart Reply and snooze

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/11/new-gmail-experience-snooze-smart-reply/ Google has emailed G Suite administrators, notifying them that a “fresh, clean look” is coming to Gmail in a redesign. Due to roll out to the Early Adopter Program … Read more

Discover the best apps and games with Google’s Android Excellence April 2018 update

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/06/android-excellence-april-2018/ It’s less than a year since Google launched the Android Excellence program through which the company highlights the very best Android apps and games. The list is refreshed every … Read more

Google kicks cryptomining extensions from the Chrome Web Store

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/03/chrome-web-cryptomining-ban/ Amid growing concern about a disregard for Chrome Web Store policies, Google is slapping a ban on extensions that mine for cryptocurrencies. With immediate effect, no more cryptomining extensions … Read more

Google views Kodi as a piracy tool, makes it harder to search for

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/28/google-views-kodi-as-a-piracy-tool-makes-it-harder-to-search-for/ Kodi is a perfectly legal, open source media center. It can play any kind of audio and video, and is packed with features. However, its support for third-party add-ons, … Read more

Google is beta testing a ‘More results’ button to reduce searches to a single, endless page

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/26/google-search-more-results-beta/ Google search results are, usually, multi-page affairs, but if a new test gets off the ground this could be set to change. The search giant is conducting a limited … Read more

YouTube steps further into the political arena by introducing further restrictions on firearms videos

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/23/youtube-introduces-more-firearms-video-restrictions/ YouTube has stepped further into the debate surrounding gun control by introducing new restrictions on weapon-related videos on its platform. The move sees Google nailing its political colors to … Read more