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Entry-level smartphones should be priced around Rs 2000: Sundar Pichai

India-born Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Thursday advocated in order to make the internet and digital services more accessible to the common people, entry-level smartphones in India should be priced at just about USD 30 (about Rs 2000).

Jan 05, 2017, 18:23 PM IST

Donald Trump to meet top tech CEOs from Google, Apple, others

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump convenes a gathering of leaders of some of the largest technology companies at his New York headquarters on Wednesday as he continues to hold meetings before taking office on January 20.

Dec 14, 2016, 23:49 PM IST

Google wants Indian youth to be 'good digital citizens'

Google India on Tuesday launched the second edition of the "Web Rangers" contest, saying it was an effort to promote and educate the youth about staying smart, safe and savvy online.

Nov 15, 2016, 22:00 PM IST

Google discloses details of a critical Windows bug

The internet giant said it reported the bug to Microsoft 10 days ago but the company has done nothing to address the issue publicly.

Nov 01, 2016, 13:45 PM IST

Google begins Accelerated Mobile Pages roll-out in India

Technology giant Google on Wednesday announced the roll-out of Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) for mobile search results in India that will load web pages at a lightning fast speed.

Oct 12, 2016, 17:18 PM IST

Google India showcases cloud-centric enterprise solutions

Search engine giant Google on Thursday showcased its smart, modern and secure offerings here that will enable customers take advantage of the emerging digital technologies.

Aug 04, 2016, 20:30 PM IST

Got mentioned on web? Google will tell you where

Technology giant Google has rolled out a feature in Google Search that would notify you whenever your name is mentioned on the web -- anywhere in the world, a media report said.

Jul 31, 2016, 15:05 PM IST

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

Apr 22, 2016, 21:15 PM IST

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.

Apr 14, 2016, 23:09 PM IST

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.

Mar 16, 2016, 16:33 PM IST

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.

Mar 14, 2016, 16:30 PM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2016, 18:09 PM IST

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.

Feb 25, 2016, 21:20 PM IST

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.

Feb 24, 2016, 20:54 PM IST

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.

Feb 10, 2016, 19:08 PM IST

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.

Feb 09, 2016, 19:50 PM IST

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.

Feb 08, 2016, 20:55 PM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2016, 19:39 PM IST

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.

Feb 04, 2016, 23:46 PM IST

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.

Jan 31, 2016, 20:20 PM IST