Google News Stories April 21
Google Discover grouping together ‘COVID-19 news’ in one list
Earlier this month, Google noted how coronavirus-related searches are surpassing its most common and consistent queries. For its part, the company is surfacing resources everywhere from Search to Assistant. Google Discover is now compiling COVID-19 news into one glanceable card.
Google News Stories April 20
The Australian government is set to force Google and Facebook to pay for local news content in the region.
Google News Stories April 6
Google News Stories January 3
Digital magazines were once touted as the future (and savior) of print media. Heralded by the iPad, Google’s solution took on many forms and moved from app-to-app. Currently in Google News, the company announced that its removing and “discontinuing print-replica magazines” support.
Google News Stories November 15, 2019
Google News ‘Beyond the headlines’ card highlights in-depth reporting
Google News last year saw a big redesign on the web and mobile apps. The latest update introduces a “Beyond the Headlines” section to surface “more in-depth content that highlights and explores key issues in our society.”
Google News Stories November 4, 2019
Google News for Android and iOS now supports bilingual feeds
In recent years, Google has strived to make its products work better internationally. Google News for Android and iOS now supports bilingual feeds to show stories for up to two “languages & regions of interest.”