Russia seeks Google's help for underwater map of Arctic shelf

 The Russian government Tuesday invited US internet search giant Google to create an underwater map of the Arctic shelf.

Top tech firms call for 'changes' to US surveillance programme

 A coalition of top technology and Internet giants, including Apple, Google and Microsoft, today called on the US Senate for "meaningful changes" to curb surveillance powers and for more transparency on government data requests.

Tuki visits Google Hqs seeks help to develop education

Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki visited the Google headquarters in California and sought ideas from the company on how to improve education in the state.

Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi Police seeks list of flyers from Pak, Dubai

Delhi Police reportedly seeks the list of passengers who travelled from Dubai and Pakistan to Delhi, and vice versa, on January 17- the day the wife of former UPA minister Shashi Tharoor was found dead.

Google doodle reminds of Assam on Children's Day!
Google doodle reminds of Assam on Children's Day!

 Google celebrates Children's Day with the doodle created by 'Doodle 4 Google' winner depicting the colourful and aesthetically rich state of Assam.

Appeals court will revisit order to remove anti-Islamic film from YouTube

A US appeals court will reconsider whether Google Inc must remove from its YouTube video sharing service an anti-Islamic film that sparked protests across the Muslim world.

Meet the Google robot who can perform 'Karate Kid' kicks

 A robot, owned by Google's Boston Dynamics, can mimic a pose from the movie 'Karate Kid,' it has been reported.

EU's antitrust chief says needs time to resolve Google probe

Europe`s new antitrust chief said on Tuesday that she would take some time to decide on the next step of a four-year-long investigation into Google after her predecessor scrapped a proposed settlement with the Internet giant.

Google sign $1bn deal with NASA for space exploration
Google sign $1bn deal with NASA for space exploration

In an interesting agreement, Internet giant Google has signed a USD 1.16 billion deal to lease NASA's Moffett Airfield for space exploration, aviation and other robotic technologies.

Google to boost Ebola donations
Google to boost Ebola donations

Google launched a campaign today to raise money to fight Ebola, tossing USD 10 million into the pot and saying it will match donations to the fund two to one.

Google to boost Ebola donations

Google launched a campaign on Monday to raise money to fight Ebola, tossing USD 10 million into the pot and saying it will match donations to the fund two to one.

Google Scholar turns 10 this month
Google Scholar turns 10 this month

Google Scholar, the free search engine for scholarly literature that has transformed the way scientists consult literature online, will turn 10 Nov 18.

How safe is to keep your smartphones unlocked
How safe is to keep your smartphones unlocked

In a recent survey conducted by the University of California Berkeley and Google, it was revealed that almost 30 percent of smartphone users have never bothered to keep their devices locked.

Google doodle celebrates 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall
Google doodle celebrates 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Today marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Google has commemorated this event with a video doodle.

Tech start-ups are the new rock bands: Bono

U2 frontman Bono described start-ups as the new rock bands and defended streaming service Spotify from recent criticism at an internet event in Ireland on Thursday.

Google to offer Foundation Medicine's cancer tests as latest health benefit
Google to offer Foundation Medicine's cancer tests as latest health benefit

Google will soon start covering the cost of Foundation Medicine`s DNA tests for employees and their family-members suffering from cancer, as part of its health benefits portfolio.

Google's Calendar gets smarter with new automated event update feature
Google's Calendar gets smarter with new automated event update feature

Google's Calendar application has released a new set of features that automates events for users' convenience wherein the app sends flight confirmations, restaurant reservations, concert tickets and other updates to Gmail accounts and turns them into calendar events.

Google launches alliance to promote Indian languages

Ensuring greater reach of internet in the country, Google Monday announced alliance with industry partners to form the Indian Language Internet Alliance (ILIA), a group committed to promote the growth of Indic-language content online.

Google releases new extension for Chrome browser called 'Bookmark Manager'
Google releases new extension for Chrome browser called 'Bookmark Manager'

Google has released a new extension for its Chrome browser called Google Bookmark Manager that would provide a way to keep a record of important websites and pages people want to revisit.

Google seeks way to search bodies for disease
Google seeks way to search bodies for disease

Google is exploring a way to search inside people's bodies for early signs of deadly illnesses such as cancer or heart disease.