France’s competition watchdog orders Google to pay for news reuse

France’s competition authority has ordered Google to negotiate with publishers to pay for reuse of snippets of their content — such as can be displayed in its News aggregation service or s

Finding the right reporter to cover your startup

Pitch the wrong reporter or publication, and your story won’t see the light of day. Before you start seeking press, you’ll need to look for reporters who have reach, respect and expertise

The Google News mobile app now supports bilingual users

Google News is going bilingual. The company announced this morning a new feature that will allow users to update their Google News settings to support two languages instead of one, in an effort to bet

The Google News tab in Search is being redesigned for readability

The Google News tab is getting a makeover. Google announced this week, by way of a tweet, a significant redesign of the News tab on the desktop, which will organize articles in a card-style

The new AI-powered Google News app is now available for iOS

Google teased a new version of its News app with AI smarts at its I/O event last week, and today that revamped app landed for iOS and Android devices in 127 countries. The redesigned app replaces the

Google News gets an AI-powered redesign

As had been previously rumored, Google introduced a revamped version of Google News at its I/O developer conference today. The A.I.-powered, redesigned news destination combines elements found in Goog

Google is fixing an error that led to smaller sites disappearing from Google News

PSA: If you are a smaller news site that has suddenly discovered you’ve been removed from Google News, you are not alone — and a fix is coming from Google. Backstory: Over the past couple

Google News gets a fresh coat of paint

After years of sticking with essentially the same design, nobody was going to accuse Google News of looking modern. While the rest of the company's portfolio received major facelifts in recent years,

Google app for iOS gets support for AMP and keyboard shortcuts

Google launched an updated version of its Google app for iOS today. Typically, these are minor updates, but today’s version brings a couple of interesting new features to the app. The most immed

Google gives speedier AMP-powered web pages a top spot in Google News

Google announced today it’s giving higher placement to articles in Google News that come from those publishers who have embraced the Google-backed “Accelerated Mobile Pages Project”

Google News Gives Publishers More Control Over How It Indexes Their Sites

While European publishers have a rather contentious relationship with Google News, U.S. publishers have no such qualms and are more than happy to be indexed by the search giant's crawlers. And startin

German Publishers Can’t Wean Themselves Off Google News, Despite Winning Copyright Law Change

Germany's new copyright law comes into force today but several major German publishers haven't rushed to pull their news snippets from Google News, despite lobbying in favour of tightening the law. On

Google Makes Google News In Germany Opt-In Only To Avoid Paying Fees Under New Copyright Law

<a target="_blank" href="">Google News in Germany</a> will soon change. Starting August 1, it will <a target="_blank" href="

Google News Gets An Updated Look On Tablets, Support For Gestures

Google just <a target="_blank" href="">announced</a> that it is updating the design of the <a target="_blank" href="

Google News Gets Updated Search Results Layout With Click-To-Expand News Results Clusters, More Photos & Videos

Google just <a target="_blank" href="">announced</a> an update to Google News' <a target="_blank" href="https://

Google Brings More Real-Time Coverage, Google+ Comments To Google News

<a href="">Google News</a> already featured some integration with Google+ in the past, but today, Google is <a href="

Google News Badges? We Don’t Need No Stinking Google News Badges

Whether you think <a href="">gamification</a> is the road that leads to a brighter future - or instead straight to the irreparable infantilization - of the Web

Eventually, One Of These Updates Will Make Google News Not Suck At Tech News, Right?

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-303948" title="gnn" src="" alt="" />For as long as I can remember, there has been one constant in tech n

Google News Goes Local On Mobile: Introduces 'News Near You'

<img src="" alt="" /> The first thing many of us do in the morning is check for earth shattering news, and Google has just made the quest

Google News Starts Testing A Social Layer: Twitter

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-229218" title="1" src="" alt="" />There's a lot of speculation about Google's upcoming stab at social (ta
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