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Tim Ryan
June 19, 2020 - 8:52 am
Construction on the new Google campus in Mountain View for the second time in one week because of concerns over the coronavirus.
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Google sign
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Lauren Hoffman
May 10, 2020 - 11:09 am
Big companies like Facebook and Google are allowing many of their employees to work from home through the end of 2020.
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Rebecca Corral
May 07, 2020 - 8:04 am
Google employees who were hoping to expense food costs while working from home are out of luck. The company has updated its policy to state that employees cannot expense perks such as lunch, home gyms or laundry even if they have unused funds in other parts of the budget.
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Johnny Lopez
April 11, 2020 - 9:10 am
Apple and Google are joining forces to develop software to warn users if they’ve potentially been exposed to coronavirus. The technology will launch in May as a downloadable app.
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 People dance in the annual LGBTQI Pride Parade on June 25, 2017 in San Francisco.
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Matt Bigler
January 17, 2020 - 10:41 am
Members of San Francisco Pride voted to forbid Google and YouTube from joining the parade this year, after complaints that the tech companies fail to remove videos that have been flagged as homophobic.
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: People ride bikes past signage on the Google campus as Google workers inside hold a sit-in to protest sexual harassment at the company, on May 1, 2019 in Mountain View, California.
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Matt Bigler
August 26, 2019 - 1:46 pm
The proposed Google transit village is unlike any headquarters in Silicon Valley: instead of a single-story campus surrounded by parking, Mayor Sam Liccardo says the current proposal calls for a vibrant urban village, complete with retail, restaurants, housing and parks.
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Angie Gonzalez holds her dog Wednesday in San Jose's Roosevelt Park.
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Keith Menconi
June 26, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Last week’s announcement that Google plans to invest $1 billion to address the Bay Area’s housing crisis was met with much fanfare, but many advocates for the homeless are worried those most in need will be left out.
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Houses in San Jose.
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June 18, 2019 - 12:03 pm
Google will invest $1 billion in housing in the Bay Area, according to blog post from CEO Sundar Pichai published on Tuesday. The tech powerhouse would repurpose $750 million of land owned by the company for at least 15,000 homes for people at a variety of income levels. The other $250 million...
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A man dances in the annual LGBTQI Pride Parade on Sunday, June 25, 2017 in San Francisco, California.
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Carrie Hodousek
June 07, 2019 - 10:37 pm
The San Francisco Pride Board is considering excluding Google from its parade this year over harassment claims made by journalist Carlos Maza.
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Google reduced the rent for the Pacheco family in San Jose after telling the residents they must to make way for new development.
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June 04, 2019 - 11:05 am
A San Jose family is getting a reduction on their rent from Google after the residents faced a looming deadline from the search engine company to relocate.
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