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Google updates Images section to focus on shopping

The update comes as Google makes a bigger push to make a dent in the online shopping space, in a bid to compete with Amazon.

Aug 07, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Google introduces special features to Search, Assistant for updates on ICC Cricket World Cup

You can explore the tournament table, stats, and upcoming matches right in Google Search by searching ICC Cricket World Cup in English, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, or Urdu.

Jun 05, 2019, 17:01 PM IST

Google Search to rank sites by their mobile versions

For older and existing websites, Google would determine their readiness for "mobile-first indexing" based on the parity of content including text, images, videos, links and structured data as well as other meta-data-like titles and descriptions.

May 29, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

Google revamps Search design for mobile users

Now when users search for a product or service and Google displays an important advertisement, a highlighted ad label would show on top of the card alongside the web address.

May 24, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Search 'idiot' on Google images. Overwhelming result will leave you surprised. Or Not

Online surfers are having a field day at a deliberate algorithm glitch for which, a group of online activists are being seen responsible.

Jul 21, 2018, 11:08 AM IST

Google asks users to help spot spam in Search

Last year, Google sent over 45 million notifications to registered website owners, alerting them to possible problems with their websites which could affect their appearance in the search.

Jun 10, 2018, 11:13 AM IST

Google rolls out 'More results' in Search for mobile users

The new button will load organic results first and then display ads relevant to them, Google added.

Apr 12, 2018, 14:45 PM IST

Google 'Posts' announced, will offer verified updates directly from the source

When users search for queries such as "Indian Super League" or "Tiger Zinda Hai", they will see verified updates directly from the source, in the collection of "cards" that appear in a search result (the Knowledge Panel).

Dec 11, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Google to show restaurant 'wait' times on Search, Maps

To see wait times for nearly a million sit-down restaurants around the world that allow walk-ins, just search for the restaurant on Google, open the business listing, and scroll down to the "Popular Times" section.

Nov 08, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Google Search becomes country-specific by default

Country services used to be distinguished by the country code top-level domain names (ccTLD) such as for France or for England.

Oct 28, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail

Google runs the world`s largest online advertising business and YouTube is the world`s largest online video site.

Oct 09, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

Suicide searches increase after Netflix's '13 Reasons Why'

The researches have found that the phrase "how to commit suicide" went up 26 per cent and "commit suicide" rose by 18 percent. In addition, "how to kill yourself" increased by nine percent, reports

Aug 01, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Google introduces doodling, YouTube, Maps on Gboard

Aiming to ease accessibility of Google`s services, the latest additions to Gboard will help users access these services without opening the browser each time, thereby increasing its popularity among the customers.

Aug 01, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

Google search can help track dengue with this new tool

The new tool provides a near real-time monitoring that could enable faster response to outbreaks.

Jul 21, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

Microsoft to pay users if they search with Bing

As part of its "Rewards" scheme, Microsoft will now allow users to earn points for making purchases online and simply searching the web which can then be redeemed for music and movies.

Jun 01, 2017, 12:03 PM IST

Google, Microsoft agree to crack down on internet piracy

Websites that stream or host pirated material may find it harder to feature on the first pages of two leading search engines as Google and Microsoft, which uses Bing search engine, have agreed to a new code of conduct designed to demote such websites in Britain, media reported on Monday.

Feb 20, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

No more torrent sites on Google search, Bing, Yahoo?

Google, along with search engines like Bing and Yahoo are reportedly going to ban all the pirated torrent sites on their search.

Feb 13, 2017, 21:43 PM IST

Google search can work even without internet connection

 Google said that it has added a new feature in the Google app which will allow users to "search" for something even when the smartphone has no iinternet connection.

Jan 20, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

Now book Ola, Uber through Google Search

Consumers will now be able to book a ride on Ola and Uber directly from Google Search.

Oct 19, 2016, 14:01 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