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What Google Is Doing to Solve Its Gender Problem

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Three useful tips for any working woman, or anyone who employs women, from Laszlo Bock, Google’s head of Human Resources.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Google Alert! Europe Doesn't Like Your Search Algorithm

Thursday, April 16, 2015

EU regulators filed a lawsuit against Google, alleging it favors its own services in search results. Mashable's Jason Abbruzzese discusses how U.S. & European antitrust laws differ.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

City Council Budget; Backfilling Charters; Ukraine Conflict; Losing Faith

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Backfilling charter schools; City Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras; Google's EU troubles; historical context on the Russia/Ukraine conflict and one man's story about losing faith & family. 

The Takeaway

E.U. Regulators File Charges Against Google

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Is Google really good at maps, search, video and aggregation? Or are they a monopoly destroying competitors? The E.U. says the tech giant is monopolistic. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Brian Lehrer Weekend: Malcolm Gladwell, Libertarian Take on Rand Paul, Google HR

Friday, April 10, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Malcolm Gladwell (First) | The Libertarian Take on Rand Paul (Starts at 23:26) | Google's HR (Starts at 57:18)
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The Brian Lehrer Show

What Keeps Googlers Happy

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Google's head of "people operations" -- otherwise known as human resources -- stopped by to offer some insights into retaining employees and making sure they feel purposeful.

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Studio 360

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, March 27, 2015

Charli XCX skewers social media and Vin Diesel maybe trolls the universe to win the internet this week.
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Money Talking

Trading Pantsuits for Hoodies

Friday, March 27, 2015

A move by Wall Street's top female executive for a job at Google could mean finance isn't the biggest game in town anymore.

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Listen to Lucy

Google CFO Pichette’s ‘I quit’ note is a classic in a dodgy genre

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Google CFO Pichette’s ‘I quit’ note is a classic in a dodgy genre

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The Brian Lehrer Show

That Time Brian Asked Eric Schmidt if Google Is a Public Utility...

Friday, February 20, 2015

As the FCC approaches a decision on net neutrality, listen back to Google's CEO's take on regulating the web when it seemed like a futuristic idea. His comments might surprise you.
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Studio 360

Google Plays Hardball with Indie Musicians

Thursday, February 05, 2015

It’s hard enough to make a living in music. Now Google is forcing a new contract on musicians, and threatening to kick one musician off YouTube if she won’t sign.

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On The Media

Too Little, Too Late

Friday, January 30, 2015

WikiLeaks learns that its private data had been given to the US Government by Google over three years ago, with no notice until now.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

What Happens When You Google Sex

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

According to an article in the New York Times, men and women both search for answers about the male sex organ, but the questions asked reflect nearly opposite concerns. 

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Money Talking

Clicking Your Way Through the Grocery Aisle

Friday, December 05, 2014

Lugging groceries around New York is tough. The weather's bad. The bags break. It's a grind. Fresh Direct pioneered home delivery, and now Amazon and Google want a piece of the action.

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Money Talking

What it Feels Like to Drive 80 MPH and Never Touch the Gas Pedal

Friday, October 31, 2014

Will Knight did just that, and says he was nervous at first, and then relaxed. But the likelihood of actually buying a self-driving car one day soon? That’s another story.

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Money Talking

The Myth of the Self-Driving Car

Friday, October 31, 2014

They’re all over the media these days. But good luck finding one on the road. Why the path to the self-driving car might be longer and bumpier than you think.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

How Google (the Business) Works

Monday, September 29, 2014

A longtime Google employee shares lessons he learned as he helped build the company into a global icon and technology innovator.

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Money Talking

Exciting? Sure. Innovative? Nah.

Friday, September 12, 2014

New phones. Bigger phones. Smart watches. Soaring stock prices. The tech industry's not short on glitzy announcements, but every new gadget isn't a game-changer.

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Listen to Lucy

Digital diaries are no match for our paper past

Monday, September 01, 2014

Digital diaries are no match for our paper past

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On The Media

Looks Like Amazon is Going to Buy Twitch

Monday, August 25, 2014

A billion dollars would buy a lot of Pokemon games. 
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