Here are things to know for Wednesday, March 31:
1. Is Google coming to Houston? What you can expect to see in May
Google is expected to complete its first Houston office in May, according to InnovationMap.
The 12,000 square-foot building, which will be a regional hub for Google Cloud’s sales team, is located in the One Buffalo Heights building at 3663 Washington Ave. The tech giant hasn’t announced how many people will be employed or how many employees will work in the office.
According to reports, Google usually hires roughly 60 to 70 employees for its buildings.
2. Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine protects younger teens
Pfizer announced Wednesday that its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and strongly protective in kids as young as 12, a step toward possibly beginning shots in this age group before they head back to school in the fall.