16-year-old NRI kid claims his search engine is 47% more accurate than Google!
16-year-old NRI kid claims his search engine is 47% more accurate than Google!

Google is the undisputed king of search engines! It is said to have one of the fastest, most accurate search results as compared to other search engines that exist.

'Tech-friendly' Indians more willing to use 'digital wallets' than US, UK counterparts

A new survey has revealed that 51 percent Indians are early tech adopters and about 30 percent are interested in using digital wallets, a number that is three times the average of other international markets including, United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Germany, France, Canada, United States, Australia and the Middle East.

Software that makes internet search relevant for you

A new computer programme developed by scientists - including an Indian-origin researcher - at University of Washington and Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Seattle is adept at teaching itself everything available on internet about a comprehensive visual concept.

New govt should remove obstacles for Internet growth: IAMAI

Industry body IAMAI wants the new government to ensure that Internet growh in India is not hampered by rules that give room for intermediaries, including telcos, Internet and web-hosting service providers and search engines, to be harassed.

Google accused of making `library visits` history!

Excessive reliance on modern day technology and search engines like Google is likely to make libraries consisting hard books extinct in no time.

Now, get multi-stage directions with Google Maps

Google has reportedly updated its Maps app providing users with multi-stage directions, flight reservations, notifications for upcoming events all in maps themselves.

New gen next search engines for personalised results

Researchers have developed a new way for search engines to provide users with more accurate, personalised search results.

How Google`s Gmail privacy argument got misinterpreted

The entire debate surrounding Google`s so-perceived indifference towards its users` concern about their email privacy has been put to rest.

Google Search goes personalized

Search engine giant Google goes more personalized with straight answers to questions regarding a user`s flight or courier status.

`Privacy` search engines see jump after NSA row

Internet users are taking a fresh look at "privacy" search engines that do not store data or track online activity, in light of the flap over US government surveillance.

Can Google influence close election outcome?

Internet search engine like Google can manipulate search rankings, giving an edge to a favored political candidate by pushing up flattering links and pushing down unflattering ones, an expert has said.

Petition to save Google Reader hits 100,000 signatures

The campaign to save Google Reader is gaining momentum, with 100,000 people signing the online petition in a bid to stop Google withdrawing the service.

Google to tweak practices to end US probe

Google is expected to make some make voluntary changes to end nearly two years of US investigation into claims that the Internet search giant intentionally manipulates search results to harm competitors.

Yahoo! India’s most searched personalities in 2012 list

Arvind Kejriwal topped the list of newsmakers, while adult film star Sunny Leone was the most searched celebrity online in 2012 in India, a report by search giant Yahoo! today said.

Google revamps mobile newsreader app ‘Google Currents’

Internet search giant Google has updated its social news reading app to make it easier to find breaking news and browse content from multiple sources.

Google launches 100 times faster Internet service

Google has unveiled a new Internet service that is 100 times faster than the average ISP connection currently available.

Anti-Islam film: UK Muslims protest against Google

Thousands of British Muslims reportedly staged a protest against Internet search giant Google for releasing the ‘hateful and offensive’ anti-Islam video.

Wife of former German president sues Google

Bettina Wulff claimed that when her name is typed into Google`s search engine, it suggested search terms included the words "prostitute".

Google fails to delete Street View data

Britain's Information Commissioner's Office said it had received a letter from Google Inc saying the company still possessed some of the data collected prior to May 2010.

Microsoft’s search engine Bing grabs market share from Google

The latest data covering May 2012, however, said that the search giant’s share decreased on the year by five percent from 68.1 percent.