Google and Mastercard cut a secret data deal
For the past year, select Google advertisers have had access to a potent new tool to track whether the ads they ran online led to a sale at a physical store in the U.S. That insight came thanks in part to a stockpile of Mastercard transactions that Google paid for. But most of the two billion Mastercard holders aren’t aware of this behind-the-scenes tracking.
Google workers protest China plan secrecy
Hundreds of Google employees have called on the company to provide more transparency over plans to develop a search engine app in China that sources say would block some websites and search terms.
Google wants back in...in China
Google left China in 2010, refusing to bow to state censorship. Now it is willing to create a censored search engine to meet Beijing's needs. Bob Boorstin, who was on the team that made the decision for Google to enter China in 2006, and Bloomberg Opinion's Shira Ovide break down what's changed for Google.
Driving internet connectivity in Nigeria
Reacting to Google’s recently launched Wifi stations in Nigeria; Ade Atobatele, Technology entrepreneur spoke to CNBC Africa on the need for government to support local companies to drive internet connectivity in Nigeria.
What China trade tensions mean for U.S. tech companies
Can Google and Facebook make inroads into China? How will trade tensions affect their plans? Isaac Stone Fish, Asia Society senior fellow, talks with Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
Google for Nigeria: Backstage access
Google recently announced the launch of its Google station to provide free Wifi in selected public spaces in Nigeria. This is in partnership with 21st Century technologies, provider of high speed broadband internet.
Nigeria partners Google to develop economy
The federal government Thursday revealed that it plans to carry out a massive economic overhaul through supports and investments in technology developments across the country.
Google rolls out free Wi-Fi access in Nigeria
Technology Company Google is aiming to provide high-speed wi-fi hotspots in Nigeria through its Google Station in a bid to provide internet access across the country. With an initial launch in Lagos, Google plans to reach 200 locations across 5 cities by the end of 2019.
Can Google jump start momentum for FANG stocks?
Techonomy Chief Executive Officer David Kirkpatrick discusses the outlook for this week's technology earnings including Google parent Alphabet Inc. which reports today.
Google trains 12 startups
Google's first Launchpad Accelerator Africa Program has ended at the Impact Hub, Lagos Nigeria. Twelve startups had the opportunity to spend three months on an intense journey with the internet search and tech giant.