Google wants to organize the world’s information and make it accessible to everyone. To do that, the company launched the News Lab is meant to assist journalists, regardless of experience, with tips and tools to collect information and produce content. The News Lab focuses on research, reporting, distributing, and analyzing.
Ensuring that journalism and technologists work together with the News Lab, Google partnered with various organizations such the familiar YouTube Newswire. This will act as the training and research arm of the company’s Digital News Initiative.
The services offered are Google Search, Google Maps, YouTube, Google Play Newsstand, Google News, Google Public Data Explorer, Google Earth Pro, Google Alerts, Google Consumer Surveys, Google Translate, and Google Permissions.