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Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks on stage during the annual Google I/O developers conference in Mountain View, California

White House Huddles with Tech Executives on Future of Jobs

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters)  The Trump administration, which has had strained relations with technology companies, met on Thursday with top tech executives to discuss ways...
Three of the fleet of 600 Waymo Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid self-driving vehicles are parked and diaplayed during a demonstration in Chandler, Arizona

Waymo Unveils Self-Driving Taxi Service in Arizona for Paying Customers

By Alexandria Sage CHANDLER, Ariz. (Reuters)  Alphabet's Waymo on Wednesday launched a significant development in its costly, decade-long quest for autonomous transportation: self-driving taxis that actually...
Google's booth is pictured at the GMIC in Beijing

Google Workers Demand End to Censored Chinese Search Project

By Paresh Dave SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters)  More than 200 engineers, designers and managers at Alphabet Inc's Google demanded in an open letter on Tuesday that the...
Brazil President Dilma Rousseff visits Google in Mountain View

Google’s Top Washington Lobbyist Stepping Down

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) Google's top lobbyist in Washington is stepping aside as the U.S. technology company faces criticism on Capitol Hill on issues...
Workers hold signs outside 14th street park after walking out as part of a global protest over workplace issues in New York

Google’s ‘#Metoo’ Moment: Workers Walk Out over Women’s Rights

By Jane Lanhee Lee and Paresh Dave MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (Reuters) Thousands of Google employees around the world briefly walked off their jobs on Thursday...
The Google app logo is seen on a smartphone in this illustration

Alphabet to Shut Google+ Social Site after User Data Exposed

By Arjun Panchadar, Munsif Vengattil and Paresh Dave (Reuters) Alphabet Inc's Google will shut down the consumer version of its failed social network Google+ and...