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Google Introduces New Options for Removing Personal Information from Search

Google has today announced it is updating its privacy policies to help people take more control of their online presence in Search, including the ability to request the removal of personally identifiable information that appears in Google Search. Under the new policy, people can request removals of additional types of information when they find it...

Google Celebrates Wordle’s Success in New Search Easter Egg

Google Search is celebrating the success of the popular daily word puzzle web game, 'Wordle', with a new, animated easter egg logo that only appears when you search for "Wordle" on desktop (via 9to5Google). The easter egg is visible in the top-left corner of the Google Search results page for the term "Wordle", in lieu...

Google Search Introduces New Multitask Unified Model (MUM) Technology

Google Search has just introduced a new technology called Multitask Unified Model, or MUM, which has the potential to transform how Google helps you with complex tasks. Built on a Transformer architecture, MUM not only understands language, but also generates it. It is trained across 75 different languages and many different tasks at once, allowing...

Google Canada’s Top Fall Searches: Pumpkin Spice Latte, Bonfire, and More

Looks like the Canadians have already begun embracing the fall season as Google’s latest search trends reveal pumpkin spice latte (PSL), bonfire, and other fall activities among the top searched keywords in Canada. According to Google, weekly searches for outdoor activities in Google Maps have skyrocketed since April, with Canadians now 30x more likely to...

Google Search for iOS Adds 2016 Rio Olympic Games Update

Google’s search app for iOS has been updated today to support the Olympic Games in Rio, plus also introduce the 2016 Doodle Fruit Games, the company’s own take on some fun, simple games you can play right on your iPhone. The Olympics update means you can just search “Olympics” to get results, medal counts and schedules....

Google Search for iOS Gets 3D Touch Action “I’m Feeling Curious”

Google Search for iOS gained 3D Touch support back in December, but today it was updated with a new Quick Action called “I’m Feeling Curious,” which directs users to random and interesting trivia from Wikipedia. What's New in Version 12.0 • New 3D Touch Quick Action—hard press on the app icon and tap “I’m Feeling...