Google Duplex Puts AI Into a Social Uncanny Valley
Google Assistant can now make phone calls, but the people answering the phones at small businesses can't yet form a relationship with an AI agent.
Google Is Proposing Pretty Solutions for the Monsters It Helped Create
Google's 'Digital Wellbeing' app and Google News updates are peak Silicon Valley: Too addicted to your apps? Here’s an app to help you.
Don't Use Allo
The selling point of Google's new messaging app is not encryption, it's surveillance.
Google Is Everything
The company already owns our digital lives, why not our physical existence, too?
Google Learned How to Make Its Internet Balloons By Studying Condoms
"Doritos bags, sausage casings, condoms: They're all important things to not have leak for different reasons"
I Went on a Field Trip to Mars with a Piece of Cardboard
Google plans to sell Cardboard, its super-cheap VR viewer that’s literally made of cardboard, to schools as a way of offering virtual field trips.