Google rolls out features to strengthen online security

Google rolls out features to strengthen online security

Google India released some key interesting search trends of last year that point towards the demand of greater cyber security.

Virat Kohli: Can't believe I’m Google India's most searched sportsperson

Virat Kohli: Can't believe I’m Google India's most searched sportsperson

Kohli beat the likes of Lionel Messi, Sachin Tendulkar and Cristiano Ronaldo in the list.

Samosa, Rasgulla! Next Android OS could have an Indian name

Samosa, Rasgulla! Next Android OS could have an Indian name

In what would definitely come as a sweet, yummy or spicy news to the people of the country, the next Android Operating System could have an Indian name.

India has world's 3rd largest base of tech startups: Google

India has world's 3rd largest base of tech startups: Google

With more than 4,100 enterprises, India is the third-largest base of tech startups in the world and the number is set to grow manifold over the next few years, technology giant Google said Wednesday.

Google launches initiative to drive deeper engagement with SMBs in India

Google launches initiative to drive deeper engagement with SMBs in India

The initiative is designed to help small medium businesses get first hand information from Google in a format that will encourage SMBs to share their challenges and learn directly from Google experts.

MyGov shortlists 5 teams to build mobile app for PMO

Government citizen-centric web platform MyGov and Google India on Wednesday announced the final shortlisted top five teams from Delhi, Chennai and Pune to build the official mobile app for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).

Google unveils new India-centric features at Google House event

Technology giant Google recently unveiled a slew of features focused at customizing their various products for India.

Google promises faster search with Chrome, Android browser

Technology giant Google on Thursday came out with a new feature of its Chrome and Android browser for smartphone users to access Web pages faster, which will be available in India and Brazil in the next two weeks.

`Google most attractive employer in India`

Google has emerged as the most attractive employer in the country followed by Sony, according to leading human resource consultancy Randstad.

Online hotel booking to hit $1.8 bn by 2016: Google

Online hotel bookings in the country will touch USD 1.8 billion by 2016, as more and more Indians turn to the Internet for finalising travel plans, according to Google.

India's fashion e-retail market to touch $35 bn by 2020: Google

Fashion retail on e-commerce portals is expected to constitute 35 per cent of the total online retail revenue generated in India by 2020, Google India Director (eCommerce and Online) Nitin Bawankule said at an event.

Google launches flight search tool in India

The Google service will redirect users to the concerned airline’s booking page, which will enable consumers to avoid the commission paid to the travel agent.

Narendra Modi most searched personality on Google

Narendra Modi most searched personality on Google

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the most searched personality-cum-politician in the virtual world this year, global search engine Google said Tuesday.

Users' engagement up 7 times in GOSF 2014

The Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) 2014 witnessed seven times more users' engagement than last year, Nitin Bawankule, industry director, eCommerce, Google India said here Friday.

Google India bullish on SMBs sector

According to latest research conducted by Zinnov on behalf of Google, SMBs in India have been slow to adopt the internet and out of the 48 million SMBs, only 5 to 6 percent businesses have a website.

Google to host online shopping festival Dec 10-12

Aditya Birla Money MyUniverse has joined hands with GOSF this year as a preferred partner.

Google India to launch mobile app development contest for PMO

Google India in collaboration with the citizen engagement platform of the government, MyGov, will be launching a nationwide contest to develop a mobile app for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).

`Indian Internet users to surpass US numbers in 2014`

Indian Internet users will surpass the number in the US by the end of this year and around 500 million people will be online by 2018, Rajan Anandan, managing director, Google India said here Tuesday.

Google brings 76 Indian heritage sites online

Internet giant, Google is releasing panoramic images of 76 heritage/historical sites and 30 new exhibitions of arts and historical institutions from across India on the the Google Cultural Institute. This iniative has been made in collaboration with the support of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and are collected using Street View technology.

Google to know your Lok Sabha candidate

Google has set up a dedicated portal to help Indian voters know about their Lok Sabha election candidates, the global search engine said in a statement.