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Google buys plot near Apple's planned Danish data centre

Google buys plot near Apple's planned Danish data centre

Facebook in January announced plans to build a data centre in Odense in central Denmark, its third outside of the United States.

Nov 17, 2017, 21:29 PM IST
Google, Facebook join news organizations in `Trust Project`

Google, Facebook join news organizations in `Trust Project`

Each online platform will develop "trust indicators" to help readers "assess whether news comes from a credible source they can depend on," Lehrman added.

Nov 17, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
 We'll be back next week on Google Play Store: UCWeb

We'll be back next week on Google Play Store: UCWeb

UC Browser claims to have a bigger base than Google Chrome and over 43 per cent market share in India. Out of its 500 million downloads, 100 million are from India alone.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Now, use Google Home speaker as home intercom

Now, use Google Home speaker as home intercom

To get the feature work, sign in with the same Google Account for all devices.

Nov 14, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
Anasuya Sarabhai honoured by Google Doodle on her 132nd birth anniversary

Anasuya Sarabhai honoured by Google Doodle on her 132nd birth anniversary

Back home in Ahmedabad, Sarabhai started to work with disempowered women, particularly taking on the cause of local mill workers after learning of their 36-hour work shifts. 

Nov 11, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Google supports US efforts to disclose buyers of online political ads

Google supports US efforts to disclose buyers of online political ads

The stance marks an about-face from 2010 when Google sought an affirmative exemption from a requirement that an ad should state who purchased it. The commission did not reach a consensus on the exemption at the time.

Nov 10, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
Google Pixel 2 XL Review: Promising flagship device with stunning camera

Google Pixel 2 XL Review: Promising flagship device with stunning camera

At the starting price of Rs 73,000 (64GB variant), the device is set to give some tough competition to iPhone 8 Plus.

Nov 09, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
Google to show restaurant 'wait' times on Search, Maps

Google to show restaurant 'wait' times on Search, Maps

To see wait times for nearly a million sit-down restaurants around the world that allow walk-ins, just search for the restaurant on Google, open the business listing, and scroll down to the "Popular Times" section.

Nov 08, 2017, 11:03 AM IST
Waymo cars taking to the road without drivers

Waymo cars taking to the road without drivers

Since Waymo began as a project in Google`s `moonshot` lab in 2009, it vehicles have logged more than 3.5 million miles of autonomous driving on US roads, according to the company.

Nov 08, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
Google Doodle celebrates 90th birthday of Japanese statistician Hirotugu Akaike

Google Doodle celebrates 90th birthday of Japanese statistician Hirotugu Akaike

Google's Doodle portrays Dr Akaike against a Google-inspired approximation of functions, parameters, and their respective curves.

Nov 05, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Court directs Google to remove hate videos against Sikhs

Court directs Google to remove hate videos against Sikhs

According to ANI, accused Sakshi Bhardwaj had posted the videos online.

Nov 02, 2017, 21:06 PM IST
Google to cut off its airfare feed for travel websites

Google to cut off its airfare feed for travel websites

QPX Express is a simplified airfare search API that offers basic shopping capabilities allowing  easy access to air travel search via a single, standardised API. 

Nov 02, 2017, 12:04 PM IST
Google most attractive Internet brand in India

Google most attractive Internet brand in India

eBay and video-sharing website YouTube have been ranked 9th and 10th, respectively, in the most attractive Internet brand in India.

Nov 01, 2017, 17:53 PM IST

Tata Comm joins Internet Watch Foundation

The company said over 28 per cent of the world's internet routes travel over Tata Communications' network, making it the fifth largest global internet backbone service provider.

Nov 01, 2017, 17:48 PM IST

Google cloud region in Mumbai goes live

Other cloud regions in Asia Pacific are hosted from Taiwan, Sydney and Tokyo.

Nov 01, 2017, 16:42 PM IST
Google's first India Cloud Platform goes live in Mumbai

Google's first India Cloud Platform goes live in Mumbai

With the India region going live, enterprises will be able to take advantage of the high speeds, low latency and performance benefits uniquely offered by GCP (Google Cloud Platform) services.

Nov 01, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Facebook, Twitter, Google questioned over 'Russian meddling'

Facebook, Twitter, Google questioned over 'Russian meddling'

The three firms faced hard questions at a Senate panel on Tuesday on crime and terrorism about why they missed political ads bought with Russian money, BBC reported on Wednesday.

Nov 01, 2017, 08:12 AM IST
Russian-backed election content reached 126 million Americans: FB

Russian-backed election content reached 126 million Americans: FB

Google said it found 18 channels likely associated with this campaign that made videos publicly available, in English and with content that appeared to be political.

Oct 31, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
'126 mn Facebook users saw Russian ads during 2016 US election'

'126 mn Facebook users saw Russian ads during 2016 US election'

  As Facebook, Google and Twitter prepared to face questioning on November 1 into Russia's interference in the 2016 US presidential election, the tech giants were planning to tell the lawmakers that the Russian content on their respective platforms reached more users than reported earlier.

Oct 31, 2017, 12:08 PM IST

Alphabet quarterly profit climbs on ads and other bets

Alphabet profit was up 32.4 percent to USD 6.7 billion on in the quarter on revenue that increased 24 percent to USD 27.8 billion, up 24 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Oct 27, 2017, 08:46 AM IST