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16-year-old Chandigarh boy hired by Google at annual salary of Rs 1.44 crore – here's the truth

16-year-old Chandigarh boy hired by Google at annual salary of Rs 1.44 crore – here's the truth

In the wake of reports that Harshit Sharma - a Chandigarh student - has landed a high-paying job with Google, it has now emerged that the global internet giant has no such record about the 16-year-old boy.

Aug 01, 2017, 18:52 PM IST
Now, you can teach your kids about animal sounds using Google search!

Now, you can teach your kids about animal sounds using Google search!

A new interactive feature in Google search is helping kids learn what sounds animals make.

Apr 04, 2016, 13:11 PM IST
Google closes development centre in St Petersburg

Google closes development centre in St Petersburg

Staff of Google's two-floor St Petersburg development centre had been working on the Google Toolbar and Google Code Search projects, among other initiatives.

Oct 16, 2015, 08:48 AM IST
Google celebrates Annie Besant's 168th birth anniversary with a doodle

Google celebrates Annie Besant's 168th birth anniversary with a doodle

Internet search giant Google is celebrating the 168th birth anniversary of Annie Besant with a special animated doodle on Thursday.

Oct 01, 2015, 09:02 AM IST
Google welcomes PM Modi with a doodle

Google welcomes PM Modi with a doodle

Internet search giant Google on Monday decorated its homepage with a small doodle as a sign of welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi to its headquarters in Mountain View, California.

Sep 28, 2015, 15:59 PM IST
Google looks to capitalise on Modi's US visit

Google looks to capitalise on Modi's US visit

Internet giant Google`s Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai on Thursday said the company was looking to renew and strengthen its partnership with the country it sees as a pivotal market in its global expansion plans.

Sep 24, 2015, 18:13 PM IST
Facebook says won't pull out internet.org from India

Facebook says won't pull out internet.org from India

 Facebook said on Thursday that it will not pull out its controversial zero-rated platform internet.org from India.

Sep 18, 2015, 10:00 AM IST
Google's new trick: 'I'm feeling curious'

Google's new trick: 'I'm feeling curious'

Just days after launching a new animated logo, internet search giant Google has come up with a new fun feature that might save you from feeling bored at work.

Sep 03, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Internet search giant Google gets a brand-new logo!

Google has introduced a new logo Tuesday – an animated one that looks more modern and playful. The company announced the major makeover in a blog post Tuesday.

 

Sep 02, 2015, 23:36 PM IST
Google unveils new logo – Biggest makeover in over a decade

Google unveils new logo – Biggest makeover in over a decade

Google has introduced a new logo Tuesday – an animated one that looks more modern and playful.

Sep 01, 2015, 23:04 PM IST
Google `campuses` give tech startups room to flourish

Google `campuses` give tech startups room to flourish

In a nod to its humble beginning in the garage of a Silicon Valley house, Google is building "campuses" around the world intended as fertile ground where entrepreneurs can flourish.

Jul 03, 2015, 10:05 AM IST

Google News to shut in Spain ahead of new publisher rights law

Google said it was closing its news-linking service in Spain next week due to new legislation under which publishers can charge search engines for using their content.

Dec 11, 2014, 15:44 PM IST
Google replaces 'annoying' CAPTCHAs with single click feature

Google replaces 'annoying' CAPTCHAs with single click feature

Internet search giant Google is reportedly doing away with the annoying 'CAPTCHA' that forced users to confirm they are humans by typing in barely legible words and numbers.

Dec 04, 2014, 18:13 PM IST
Google collaborates with UC Santa Barbara for quantum computing

Google collaborates with UC Santa Barbara for quantum computing

Google Inc on Tuesday unveiled a hardware initiative to develop and build processors for its new quantum computing systems based on superconducting electronics.

Sep 03, 2014, 10:09 AM IST

Max Mosley sues Google over `sex party` images

Former Formula One boss, Max Mosley, has launched a legal action against Google in the UK for continuing to publish images of him at a sex party.

Jul 30, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

Google can predict market crashes

By looking at specific topics people search for on internet, Google can tell you if the stock market is headed for a crash or not.

Jul 29, 2014, 17:18 PM IST

Google must face US privacy lawsuit over commingled user data

Google is based in Mountain View, California, and operates its namesake Internet search engine.

Jul 23, 2014, 09:05 AM IST

Internet influencing real estate decisions worth $43bn: Google

As more Indians log online to seek information before entering into property deals, Internet today is estimated to be influencing decisions worth about USD 43 billion, search engine giant Google said.

Jun 18, 2014, 23:01 PM IST

Google may show ads on refrigerators, car dashboards

In a move to expand its ever growing revenue, Internet search giant Google is reportedly planning to add advertisements on consumer devices such as refrigerators, glasses, watches, car dashboards and even thermostats.

May 22, 2014, 21:07 PM IST

Law firm claims Google monopolised US internet & mobile search

A US-based consumer rights class action law firm, Hagens Berman, has alleged that search engine giant Google has "illegally monopolised" and "financially stagnated" the US market for internet and mobile search.

May 02, 2014, 22:34 PM IST