Organizations that work to educate people about slavery and put an end to the practice are among recipients of Google's largesse.
Philanthropic concerns drive Google.org, but breakthroughs discovered in the name of good can present business opportunities.
Satellite imagery data processor unveiled at climate summit in Copenhagen could provide means to curbing detrimental deforestation.
This post initially mischaracterized Google.org. It is the philanthropic arm of the company.
Dr. Larry Brilliant is leaving the search giant's philanthropic arm for the Skoll Urgent Threats Fund to tackle nuclear proliferation, water shortages, and other issues.
The executive director of Google's philanthropic unit is stepping down to become Google's chief philanthropy evangelist.
Google.org announces $14.8 million in grants aimed at preventing disease outbreaks in Southeast Asia and Africa.
Google.org, Google's philanthropic arm, has announced a cloud-based method for analyzing deforestation around the world, in a much more up-to-date manner than was previously possible.
At the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference, Google.org announced a cloud-based method for analyzing deforestation around the world, in a much more up-to-date manner than previously possible.
Two former Federal Communications Commission staffers and the head of Google.org will help president-elect's transition team write tech policy.