France’s data authority CNIL said the amount of the fine was “justified by the severity of the infringements observed regarding the essential principles” of the EU’s General Data Protection Rules - "transparency, information and consent."
Both of the lawsuits seek to force Google to change its governance and oversight to stop future workplace conduct issues. They also call for Alphabet directors to pay damages to Alphabet for allegedly breaching their fiduciary duties and engaging in corporate waste.
Highly paid engineers and other workers in Tokyo, Singapore, London, New York, Seattle and San Francisco, staged walkouts of about an hour, reflecting rising #MeToo-era frustration among women over frat-house behaviour and other misconduct.
Google launched the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, the Daydream View VR headset, the Pixelbook, the Google Home Mini and Home Max smart speakers. They also launched Clips, a smart camera, and Pixel Buds at their event.