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Google CEO Sundar Pichai to get stock award of over Rs 2,524 crore this week

Google CEO Sundar Pichai to get stock award of over Rs 2,524 crore this week

This stock award is touted to be one of the largest single payouts to a public company executive in recent years.

Apr 24, 2018, 10:46 AM IST
Will take action if apps violate our policies: Google

Will take action if apps violate our policies: Google

The report said that these apps could be illegally monitoring children's behaviour online.

Apr 18, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
Is Xiaomi discontinuing Mi A1 in India for Mi A2?

Is Xiaomi discontinuing Mi A1 in India for Mi A2?

Mi A1 is Xiaomi's first Android One phone, with a software experience designed by Google.

Apr 16, 2018, 11:56 AM IST
Gmail is changing: Snooze email, secret mode, and much more

Gmail is changing: Snooze email, secret mode, and much more

Gmail is coming up with a new design. Expected to be launched in weeks, it's currently being tested within Google and with select partners.

Apr 13, 2018, 23:08 PM IST
Google stops selling original Pixel, Pixel XL smartphones

Google stops selling original Pixel, Pixel XL smartphones

Pixel was the first smartphone with Google Assistant -- a built-in AI programme that works as an intelligent personal assistant and knowledge navigator like Apple's "Siri".

Apr 12, 2018, 15:29 PM IST
Google rolls out 'More results' in Search for mobile users

Google rolls out 'More results' in Search for mobile users

The new button will load organic results first and then display ads relevant to them, Google added.

Apr 12, 2018, 14:45 PM IST
Google appeals against CCI ruling on unfair biz practices in India

Google appeals against CCI ruling on unfair biz practices in India

In February, Competition Commission of India (CCI) penalised Google for "infringing anti-trust conduct".

Apr 11, 2018, 13:57 PM IST
Get free JioFi, 100GB additional data on purchasing Google Home smart speakers

Get free JioFi, 100GB additional data on purchasing Google Home smart speakers

Google Home and Google Home Mini are priced at Rs 9,999, and Rs 4,499 respectively.

Apr 10, 2018, 15:42 PM IST
Google Home smart speaker launched in India at Rs 9,999

Google Home smart speaker launched in India at Rs 9,999

The home speakers will support Google Play Music, YouTube, Netflix, Saavn, and Gaana.

Apr 10, 2018, 12:49 PM IST
Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions on Chrome

Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions on Chrome

Until now, Google Chrome`s web policy permitted cryptocurrency mining in extensions as long as it is the extension`s single purpose and the user is adequately informed about the mining behaviour.

Apr 03, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
Media Rights: Star, Sony, Jio gear up for BCCI's first-ever e-auction

Media Rights: Star, Sony, Jio gear up for BCCI's first-ever e-auction

Six companies, including conglomerates such as Star, Sony, and Jio along with digital majors Facebook and Google, will bid for media rights for India's bilateral cricket series at home as BCCI is set to conduct its first ever e-auction tomorrow in Mumbai.

Apr 02, 2018, 18:51 PM IST
Google doodle celebrates 153rd birth anniversary of India's first lady doctor

Google doodle celebrates 153rd birth anniversary of India's first lady doctor

Born on March 31, 1865, Joshi got married at the age of nine. Her better half, however, encouraged her to continue her education.

Mar 31, 2018, 05:42 AM IST
Google might have a vital clue in CBSE paper leak scam

Google might have a vital clue in CBSE paper leak scam

Google may hold some vital clues in the recent CBSE paper leak scam. Looking for leads, Delhi Police Crime Branch on Friday sought a reply from the social media giant over the email sent of CBSE chairperson that unravelled the paper leak case.

Mar 30, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
Google introduces bookmarking option on audiobooks

Google introduces bookmarking option on audiobooks

Audiobooks on Google Play is available in nine languages across 45 countries.

Mar 30, 2018, 08:17 AM IST
Google acquires GIF platform Tenor

Google acquires GIF platform Tenor

Tenor would bring up GIFs inside Google Images and other services like Gboard more easily.

Mar 28, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Google can track your location even when you ditch your phone's battery

Google can track your location even when you ditch your phone's battery

A couple of months ago, a report had revealed that Google is collecting location information from Android smartphones despite location services being actively switched off.

Mar 28, 2018, 12:05 PM IST
No Google Street View in India as Centre denies permission over security concerns

No Google Street View in India as Centre denies permission over security concerns

The announcement was made by Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Gangaram Ahir in the Lok Sabha. 

Mar 27, 2018, 23:08 PM IST
Senate committee summons Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs to testify over data theft

Senate committee summons Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs to testify over data theft

The hearing by the Senate Judiciary Committee has been scheduled for April 10. Senator Mark Warner also sought answers from these social media companies on data protection.

Mar 27, 2018, 10:43 AM IST
Delhi High Court asks Facebook, Google to take down blog disparaging Patanjali atta

Delhi High Court asks Facebook, Google to take down blog disparaging Patanjali atta

To take down a video blog which allegedly disparages the 'atta' made and marketed by Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved.

Mar 26, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Google Doodle celebrates 45th anniversary of Chipko Movement

Google Doodle celebrates 45th anniversary of Chipko Movement

Today’s Doodle, illustrated by Svabhu Kohli and Viplov Singh, remembers the modern movement and those involved.

Mar 26, 2018, 06:26 AM IST