Google In Europe

    • RCS messaging now available to Telia subscribers in Sweden

      Over the past year, we’ve been working to upgrade SMS text messaging to RCS, the next generation carrier messaging standard, partnering with carriers and device manufacturers around the world. So far we’ve launched RCS messaging with carriers in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia, and starting today we’re partnering with Telia Company to bring RCS messaging to their millions o ...

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    • A look inside 2017 Europe Code Week

      Last month, we announced our support of Europe Code Week 2017, an initiative from the European Commission to encourage programming by showing educators, families and young people how to bring ideas to life with code, demystifying these skills and bringing motivated people together to learn. We provided sponsorships to 60 organizations in 33 countries that take creative, inter ...

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  • How Greek businesses are going digital with Grow Greek Tourism Online

    … When the recession hit Greece, Ntina Denaxa and her family faced tough times. They had to leave Athens and move to her husband’s hometown of Messaria, a small village in Santorini, using the last of their savings to renovate abandoned houses into a small hotel. Soon after, a neighbor introduced her to an adviser who was in the village showing…

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  • Europe on Stage: How YouTube is spurring opportunity

    … For three years now, YouTube stars from across Europe have gathered in Brussels to share their passions, amaze people with their talents, and celebrate their achievements at the Europe on Stage event, hosted last week by Brussels’ BOZAR Centre of Fine Arts. Europe on Stage highlights the diversity of talent in Europe, and demonstrates YouTube’s…

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  • Defying gravity: an epic stunt at the Guggenheim Bilbao

    … through Bilbao. Today it stands as an icon of the city and its successful self-transformation. To celebrate the Guggenheim's 20th anniversary, Google Arts & Culture partnered with the museum to bring their stories to you and show it from a new angle. But how do you find a new angle on one of the world's most photographed buildings? Google invited…

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  • Defending access to lawful information at Europe’s highest court

    … views, or a public figure’s criminal record. This would effectively erase the public’s right to know important information about people who represent them in society or provide them services. In the second case, the Court must decide whether Google should enforce the right to be forgotten not just in Europe, but in every country around the world…

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  • Expanding access to renewable energy in the EU

    … committed to buying renewable energy to cover their operations. With 14 data centers on four continents and offices in 150 cities around the globe, Google consumes a lot of power. And combating climate change requires the world to transition to a clean energy economy. So we’ve made it a top priority not only to become more energy efficient but also…

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  • Towards a future of work that works for everyone

    … to a future of work that works for everyone. So last week in Stockholm and The Hague we brought together a range of leading international experts from academia, trade unions, public sector and businesses to discuss the impact of technology on jobs. We also asked McKinsey for a report on the impact of automation on work, jobs and skills. As advances…

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  • Bringing our support to Europe Code Week

    … Computer science fosters innovation, critical thinking and empowers students with the skills to create powerful tools to solve major challenges. Yet, there are not enough students who have access to opportunities to develop their technical skills. At Google, we aim to equip students of all backgrounds with the skills to be creators…

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  • Bavarian State Library and Google celebrate 10 years of partnership

    … a digital exhibition on Google Arts & Culture. Ten years ago the venerable Bavarian State Library from Munich (BSB) and the comparatively young Google started their joint adventure: the digitization of hundreds of thousands of historical writings from the archives of the BSB and its Bavarian regional libraries. To celebrate the 10th anniversary…

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  • A ride to remember on World Alzheimer’s Day

    … suddenly had trouble recalling the memories they’d spent a lifetime creating. We met Lars and Ingrid when they came to test a device we invented to improve the lives of dementia patients. It’s called BikeAround, and it pairs a stationary bike with Google Street View projected on a big screen to take patients on a virtual ride down memory lane, letting…

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  • Ti Amo Italy: a historic theater takes center stage in a new music video

    … “Ti Amo.” I love you. The new song from French synth-pop stars Phoenix. The title song from their recently released album “Ti Amo” is a love letter to Italy: from festivals in Sanremo, to singer Franco Battiato, to melted gelato. In the video for the song, created by La Blogothèque and directed by Colin Solal Cardo in collaboration with Google…

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