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  • Google updates News site following complaints

    Nearly two weeks after rolling out a Google News redesign, Google has added a new feature to the page in hopes of placating complainers. The feature lets people opt to view news stories in two columns, unlike the initial redesign that listed all stories in a single long column.

  • Google, publishers team to develop online news tool

    Google is looking to change the way you read news online. The online giant, whose Google News page is a major - and conroversial - news aggregator, has teamed up with The New York Times and the Washington Post to develop a new online tool that's designed to prioritize articles on major news stories as they develop.

  • Google News goes offline

    It was a bad news day for Google on Tuesday, as the company's Google News site went offline for about an hour.