Google launches News Lab to help journalists, boost its own publishing cred

Platforms these days have a touch of publisher-envy. Every day it seems there is a new overture by platforms — from Snapchat to Facebook — to encourage publishers to distribute their content directly on their apps. Now they want a hand in shaping that content, too. Google launched yesterday News Lab, a new portal to help reporters sift through its suite of tools and apps to he ...Read the full article