Coronavirus Stories September 23
Coronavirus Stories September 10
Waze lays off 30 employees as revenue drops during the pandemic
Like many other businesses this year, Google-owned Waze is suffering as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to declining ad revenues, Waze is laying off a portion of its staff and closing some offices.
Coronavirus Stories September 7
During the coronavirus pandemic, Google has been trying to provide useful data to its users through some of its most popular products. Now, it appears that Google Maps is preparing to add a new layer that shows where COVID-19 outbreaks are at their worst.
Coronavirus Stories September 1
Back in May, Apple and Google rolled out a system to help trace who has COVID-19. The two companies today announced “Exposure Notifications Express” to hopefully boost adoption by doing most of the hard technical work. As such, local health agencies no longer have to create individual apps, but rather can rely on Apple and Google.
Coronavirus Stories August 25
Google Fi ending COVID-19 payment grace period, 30GB of full-speed data next week