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Google expands Zurich tech hub

Wednesday 18 January 2017 | 10:01 CET | News
Google has further increased its capacity in Zurich, signalling that the city would become its European hub for machine learning. Over recent months, Google has added new offices to its Zurich facility to accommodate 5,000 staff, up from 2,000 previously. Zurich, which was already the largest Google development centre outside the US, now houses teams working on Google Search, Maps, Calendar, YouTube and Gmail. In a statement, Google said Zurich would also now be "the European homebase for our exploration of research and implementation of machine learning".

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Companies: Google
Countries: Switzerland
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