Google Plans $2.1 Billion Purchase Of St. John's Terminal On Manhattan's West Side
The 1.3-million-square foot St. John’s Terminal building will anchor the tech giant's new Hudson Square campus.
Sep 21, 2021 12:04 PM
Manhattan DA Got Innocent People's Google Phone Data Through A 'Reverse Location' Search Warrant
Civil liberties advocates and criminal defense attorneys said the Manhattan case was the first time they had ever seen the use of this surveillance technique in New York City.
Updated: Aug 13, 2019 5:38 PM
Yes, LinkNYC Kiosks Are Giant Data-Harvesting Surveillance Cameras, Obviously
If surveillance is your concern, then the cameras probably aren't your biggest problem.
Updated: Apr 25, 2019 5:01 PM
NYPD Asks Google To Stop Sharing Police Checkpoint Locations Through Waze
Alerting your fellow motorists to upcoming police checkpoints puts "those drivers, their passengers, and the general public at risk," according to the NYPD.
Updated: Feb 6, 2019 5:41 PM
Google Announces New $1 Billion Manhattan Campus In Hudson Square
The tech giant will take over two, possibly three, buildings in the area known as Hudson Square (basically west Soho).
Updated: Dec 17, 2018 9:48 AM
Google Engineer Found Dead In Chelsea Office
The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.
Updated: Mar 1, 2019 11:30 AM
NYC To Become Giant Tech Campus Pretty Soon I Guess?
Google apparently also planning to make space for 20,000 employees across various Manhattan sites?
Updated: Nov 8, 2018 4:44 PM
Google Employees Stage Worldwide Walkout To Protest Tech Giant's Handling Of Sexual Misconduct
The Walkout for Real Change follows a report that Google sheltered a top executive amid sexual misconduct allegations, sending him packing with a $90 million payout.
Updated: Nov 1, 2018 2:36 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Today's Google Doodle Celebrates The Birth Of Hip-Hop In NYC
Hip-hop was born in a Bronx basement on August 11th, 1973, and today a new Google Doodle commemorates the genre's humble beginnings featuring interactive digital turntables.
Updated: Aug 11, 2017 11:54 AM
Arts & Entertainment
Google Gives $1 Million For Stonewall Inn History Project
The money will go to the LGBT Community Center of New York City.
Updated: Jun 19, 2017 1:04 PM
Revenge Porn Victim Sues Search Engines To Remove Her Name From Results
The demand is unprecedented in the U.S., although in Europe courts are forcing search engines to remove results.
Updated: Jan 4, 2017 1:23 PM
"What Is Edamame": Top Things New Yorkers Googled In 2014
The top trending person wasn't a celebrity.
Updated: Dec 16, 2014 2:01 PM
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