Introducing the new Google Wallet experience on the web

Wallet WebWe're excited to introduce the new Google Wallet web experience (wallet.google.com) just in time for the holidays. Available across all browsers, the updated Wallet website has a brand new look and added features, which will make planning that New Year's trip with friends a breeze. ...

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How school superintendents explored the future of learning together

GEDU_AASA.jpgAs education leaders, we’re expected to have all the answers. When we don’t, we solve problems by talking to our peers. The School Superintendents Association (AASA) invites administrators and educators to come together and talk about the challenges superintendents face, like how best to integrate technology in the classroom. This is a ...

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Campus Exchange in Korea inspires start-ups’ minds, hearts and “Seoul”

Byungik of Cool JammCampus Exchange is a start-up exchange program hosted by Google for Entrepreneurs. We recently invited four start-ups from Korea and another four from Brazil, Ireland, Mexico, and Poland to join us at Campus Seoul for a week.  We gave them access to Startup:Con 2016, and hosted workshops on the topic of going global with their businesses. Two ...

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(Google) Home for the Holidays

GoogleHome_Partner_GooglePhotos.gifIt’s that time of year. Holiday music, sweet treats, classic movies — all the reasons to cozy up and spend time at home with the ones you love. And with Google Home, there are countless ways to spread the holiday cheer.  Play Netflix on your TV with the magic words “Ok Google”Serve up the holiday classics that make your...

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The Year in Search: 2016

Year in Search 2016It’s that time of year — when we look back at the last 12 months and reflect on the trends that defined the year in Google Search. From Powerball numbers to Olympic champions, whether making dessert or becoming a mannequin, this year affected us all in different ways. Through all the highs and lows, people came to Search to learn more a...

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Bringing a virtual Pride parade to students in Bogota, Colombia

Editor's note: Earlier this year, we launched #prideforeveryone, a global virtual reality Pride parade that anyone, anywhere could join. Since then, we’ve distributed Google Cardboard and the virtual Pride experience to more than 20 groups and nonprofits, worldwide. This is the story of Alba Reyes, founder of the Sergio Urrego Foundation, who...

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Grain Valley School District’s new approach to 21st-century education

GrainValley_Students.jpgEditor’s note: As part of the ExploreEDU event series, schools are working with Google for Education Premier Partners to throw open their doors and invite neighboring educators to learn first-hand from their own experiences using Google tools to innovate and improve. To see if there is an event near you, visit the ExploreEDU site. For those w...

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Booking fitness classes just got a whole lot easier

How it WorksAfter a holiday season full of delightful indulging, millions of people make an optimistic New Year’s resolution to stay fit or lose the extra pounds they put on from those festive parties and family get-togethers. To help, starting today we’re piloting a new way to easily book fitness and wellness classes. Reserve with Google will be a...

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How BlackDog Advertising engages Statue of Liberty visitors with Chrome

Chrome signage at the Statue of LibertyEditor’s note: Today we hear from John W. Penney, creative director and CEO of Miami-based BlackDog Advertising. Read how the company used Chrome devices to build engaging signage for Evelyn Hill, a vendor on New York City’s Liberty Island.The Statue of Liberty towers 300 feet above Liberty Island, where visitors can admire its grandeur...

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