Tag Archives: Google

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Listen Local: Google’s PR Problem, 2015 Predictions

*+-Today’s discussion takes off with the memory of the latest Google bus protest, which turned into a bizarre parade led by a fleeing Google lawyer pursued by the tenants he is evicting from his house....
Claudia Tirado (right) speaks at protest outside of Google I/O. Photo by Leslie Nguyen Okwu.

Google VP Promises Action for Evicted Tenant

*+-After interrupting Google I/O to protest her potential eviction from a building owned by Google lawyer Jack Halprin, Claudia Tirado was escorted off stage and told us she had a surprisingly friendly conversation with Google’s senior VP...
The huge printing presses took up an entire floor of the large warehouse at 298 Alabama. Photo by Sean Dana.

Where New Tech Arrives, Old Tech Once Roared

*+-Soon, Googlistas could roam a building that once served the Black Panthers, police officers, underground cartoonists, sexually open swingers and many more. Luring all these groups to one location was the promise of professionally printed...