Insider Q&A: How YouTube decides what to ban

The Google-owned site has come under fire recently for allowing videos that feature what many find offensive or violent, and for not doing enough to protect kids online. Halprin has to make difficult decisions to craft policies that keep the site as safe as YouTube wants it to be, while balancing what the company considers one of its core tenets: people’s free speech.

Google co-founders step aside as antitrust scrutiny heats up

Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down as CEO and president, respectively, of Google parent company Alphabet. The move caps more than two decades during which the pair have shepherded the one-time startup they founded in a Silicon Valley garage. Pichai, who has been Google’s CEO since 2015, will now also head up Alphabet. The company isn’t filling Brin’s position as president.

Google announces breakthrough in blazingly fast computing

Google announced Wednesday it has achieved a breakthrough in quantum computing, saying it has developed an experimental processor that took just minutes to complete a calculation that would take the world's best supercomputer thousands of years.

Google hit with class action lawsuit over gender pay

Google is under fire over accusations of a gender pay gap. Three former employees are suing the tech giant claiming the company pays women less than men for similar work. An expert who studies women in the workplace said this is a chronic issue in Silicon Valley.

Google Pixel phone has arrived

Ryan Eldridge, co-founder of Nerds on Call Computer Repair, talks to the KTVU News @ 4P to discuss the new Google Pixel phone.