Microsoft, Google reach a deal; complaints against each other to be dropped!

Microsoft, Google reach a deal; complaints against each other to be dropped!

Microsoft Corporation and Alphabet Inclusive's Google have agreed upon a deal to drop all the regulatory complaints against each other

Top 50 US companies including Apple, Walmart, Google stashed $1.4 trillion in tax havens

Top 50 US companies including Apple, Walmart, Google stashed $1.4 trillion in tax havens

As many as top 50 US companies, including the likes of Apple, Walmart, General Electric, Microsoft, Google and Coca-Cola have a whopping $1.4 trillion stashed in offshore tax havens, an Oxfam report has revealed.

Google to show Ola, Uber cabs information on Maps

Google to show Ola, Uber cabs information on Maps

Tech giant Google Wednesday said it has partnered cab hailing apps Uber and Ola to allow users in India to check if a taxi is available in the vicinity from the Google Maps app.

Holi gift! Google Nexus 5X gets Rs 4,000 discount for limited period

Holi gift! Google Nexus 5X gets Rs 4,000 discount for limited period

The LG Nexus 5X is a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixel) display smartphone that comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

Google joins Facebook's 'Open Compute Project' to power data centres

Google joins Facebook's 'Open Compute Project' to power data centres

Search engine giant Google and the social networking website have teamed up to give Facebook's "Open Compute Project" a new push that works to change the way data centres are designed and operated across the world.

Google India launches AMP for faster web access on mobiles

Google India launches AMP for faster web access on mobiles

Technology giant Google has rolled out a new open source initiative, Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) that will allow web pages on mobile phones to load four times faster using ten times less data.

Google, TechHub join hands to boost ''Startup India'' initiative

Internet giant Google and global community for tech entrepreneurs TechHub on Wednesday announced their global partnership that will benefit startups from India for the first time.

Searches related to online protection growing in India: Google

Searches related to online protection growing in India: Google

Online search related to changing passwords has grown by 20 percent, while those related to two step verification jumped 97 percent over the last year as an increasing number of Indians are becoming cautious about online security and protection of their data, technology giant Google said Wednesday.

Google to offer 'Flood Alerts' on maps, Now Cards in India

Technology giant Google will make public emergency alerts for floods available in India as part its efforts to make critical information more accessible around natural disasters.

Microsoft's HoloLens has edge over Google Glass: Study

Microsoft's HoloLens has edge over Google Glass: Study

A comparative study of Google and Microsoft smart glasses by Britain-based market research firm Juniper Research has found that the Microsoft`s HoloLens will be better poised at dominating the market by 2020, a media report said.

Google to test driverless cars for first time in London

Google to test driverless cars for first time in London

In fact, it would be the first time the vehicles would be tested extensively outside the US by Google, the Independent reported.

Mozilla to kill Firefox smartphone operating system

Mozilla to kill Firefox smartphone operating system

The Firefox smartphone operating system is being shut down, three years after a launch aimed at challenging the dominant platforms powered by Apple and Google, developers said Thursday.

Google wipes out Glass data, works on new device

Google wipes out Glass data, works on new device

After erasing all data regarding Google Glass - eye-wearable head-mounted device that displayed information in a smartphone-like hands-free format - from various social media platforms, tech giant Google is reportedly working on a new version of its face-mounted technology.

EU says prepared to probe UK Google tax deal

EU says prepared to probe UK Google tax deal

The EU's competition commissioner said Thursday she was prepared to investigate Google's tax deal with Britain as the US Internet giant insisted it complied with all taxation laws.

Google to face grilling by UK lawmakers over tax deal

Google to face grilling by UK lawmakers over tax deal

A British parliamentary committee will ask Google to testify about a back tax deal under which it will pay 130 million pounds ($185 million) to settle claims covering a 10-year period -- an amount the opposition Labour party has described as derisory.

Doctors in US city go paperless by using Google Glass

Doctors in US city go paperless by using Google Glass

Ten doctors at CHI Health Centre in the Omaha city of Nebraska state in the US are using Google Glass - personal assistant tool to help them take better care of patients by reducing the cumbersome paperwork.
 

Pakistan lifts ban on Youtube, launches own local version

Pakistan lifts ban on Youtube, launches own local version

Pakistan said on Monday it had removed a three-year ban on YouTube after the Google-owned video-sharing website launched a local version that allows the government to remove material it considers offensive.

Pakistan to lift ban on 'YouTube' within days

Pakistan is likely to lift the ban on YouTube within days to reciprocate the move by Google, the parent company, which launched a localised version of the website in Pakistan earlier this week.

Facebook racks up 27% revenue rise in India

Facebook racks up 27% revenue rise in India

According to filings with the Registrar of Companies, Facebook posted a 27 percent hike in its revenues in India. It reported numbers to Rs. 123.5 crore during the year to March 2015 from Rs. 97.6 crore a year earlier.

YouTube launches Pakistani version, paving way for ban to be lifted

YouTube launches Pakistani version, paving way for ban to be lifted

Google said Tuesday users in Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka would see a new YouTube homepage featuring local content in native languages.