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Google says flight search tool can help you fly 'greener'

Oct. 07, 2021 07:43 AM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Searching for flights on Google just got “greener.” A new search feature rolled out Wednesday tells users which flights have lower carbon emissions, giving them the ability to choose flights based on carbon emissions just as they would...

Google to spend $2.1 billion on Manhattan campus acquisition

Sep. 21, 2021 13:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is planning to buy New York City's St. John’s Terminal for $2.1 billion, making it the anchor of its Hudson Square campus. The announcement Tuesday arrives with the city buffeted by the pandemic and most offices still largely unpopulated. ...

Google again delays return to office due to COVID surges

Aug. 31, 2021 15:32 PM EDT

Google is once again postponing a return to the office for most workers until mid-January, in addition to requiring all employees to be vaccinated once its sprawling campuses are fully reopened. The highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus is driving a dramatic...

Editorial Roundup: New England

Aug. 06, 2021 17:05 PM EDT

Portland Press Herald. August 6, 2021. Editorial: Maine State Police justified in plan to use body cameras The equipment is expensive, but it will boost accountability and public confidence in the agency’s work. Vast stretches...

Google delays return to office, mandates vaccines

Jul. 28, 2021 19:43 PM EDT

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Google is postponing a return to the office for most workers until mid-October and rolling out a policy that will eventually require everyone to be vaccinated once its sprawling campuses are fully reopened. The more highly contagious delta...

3 tech giants report combined profits of more than $50B

Jul. 27, 2021 18:59 PM EDT

Three tech companies — Apple, Microsoft and Google owner Alphabet — reported combined profits of more than $50 billion in the April-June quarter, underscoring their unparalleled influence and success at reshaping the way we live. Although these companies make their...