Google-owned navigation app Waze took a roughly 60% hit in ad revenue due to the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, its global head of sales Suzie Reider said.
The coronavirus pandemic has taken a massive toll on businesses and Google is making some changes to Maps to help them out.
Travel companies that have been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic are calling for Google to do more.
Prabhakar Raghavan has been elevated to lead Google's search business as part of a major company shakeup announced this week.
More than 1,100 individual businesses received portions of the grant money, the city announced.
The House is scheduled to vote Thursday on bipartisan legislation to make changes to the Paycheck Protection Program set up to help struggling small businesses with emergency loans during the pandemic, the latest effort on Capitol Hill to address economic fallout from the Covid-19 crisis.
Mayor Marty Walsh says the city will launch a $6 million fund on Thursday to help its businesses reopen safely.
Japan’s central bank is providing some $280 billion to banks for financing small and medium-size businesses battling economic hardships brought on by the coronavrius pandemic
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s central bank said Friday it will provide some 30 trillion yen ($280 billion) to banks for financing small and medium-size businesses battling economic hardships brought on by the
Critics have said that Google bundles its ad tools so that rivals can't afford to match its offerings and that its operation of search results, YouTube, Gmail and other services to hinder ad competition. Google has argued it has a slew of ad-tech competitors.
“I did feel violated, but what do you do? You clean up the glass and open the door and try to keep serving the community,” said one small-business owner.