Google Propeller - a social news app

Google is hard at work creating a new way for you to view and share the latest goings-on in current events.

Belgian newspapers accuse Google of 'spiteful' boycott

Belgian newspapers that successfully fought against Google's inclusion of their articles in Google News are up in arms because Google is, er, blocking their articles from inclusion in search results.

Google lets users take their news more personally

Well, now we know why Google News wasn't, well, very new for four hours on Tuesday: the company had frozen the site to implement a new redesign aimed at making it more personalized.