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Beware! Scammers stealing money from crypto wallets using Google Ads

CPR detected 11 hacked wallets containing amounts ranging from $1,000 to $10,000, but the scammers were able to extract some of the cash before they were discovered.

Nov 06, 2021, 09:35 AM IST

Want to learn English? THIS new Google Search feature will help you; here’s how

 Google Search's new function helps users learn new English terms on a daily basis through notifications that they must first subscribe to.

Oct 23, 2021, 11:44 AM IST

Google introduces continuous scrolling to ‘Search’ on mobile

Google has announced that it is rolling out continuous scrolling in Search on its mobile platform retiring the page-based user interface.

Oct 15, 2021, 20:04 PM IST

Google adds new visual search features in shopping, video push

Google unveiled search features to expand its role in e-commerce.  

Sep 29, 2021, 23:49 PM IST

Google will now warn users when its search results might be unreliable

Google explained, "While Google Search will always be there with the most useful results we can provide, sometimes the reliable information you`re searching for just isn`t online yet. This can be particularly true for breaking news or emerging topics, when the information that`s published first may not be the most reliable." 

Jun 25, 2021, 23:55 PM IST

Google updates search algorithms to curb online harassment

Now, once someone has requested a removal from one site with predatory practices, Google will automatically apply ranking protections to help prevent content from other similar low-quality sites appearing in search results for people`s names. 

Jun 11, 2021, 12:19 PM IST

Karnataka to take legal action against Google for showing Kannada as 'ugliest language' in search results

A Google spokesperson said, "search isn't always perfect. Sometimes, the way content is described on the internet can yield surprising results to specific queries."

Jun 04, 2021, 11:01 AM IST

Google displays Kannada as 'ugliest' language, issues apologies

Karnataka Minister for Kannada, Culture and Forest, Aravind Limbavali told reporters that a legal notice would be served to Google for showing such an answer to that question.

Jun 04, 2021, 06:43 AM IST

DuckDuckGo launches attack on Google for privacy labels, collection of user data

Google has finally addressed this issue and started pushing updates to the app suite on the Apple apps store. The privacy labels released with these apps reveal the data that these services collect from the users.

Mar 17, 2021, 09:41 AM IST

Google Maps gets a new feature, will allow users to rename missing roads

The company also announced that to help local businesses in Google Search and Maps, people using Android in the US can join its first nationwide challenge to rally helpful reviews, photos and updates. Photo updates can help people make more informed decisions with a place`s most recent images.

Mar 12, 2021, 12:08 PM IST

Never search for THESE 5 things on Google

But do you know that some things in Google should not be searched by mistake? These searches can create trouble for you and therefore, they should be strictly avoided. Let's take a quick look at these terms that can be hazardous for your digital well-being. 

 

Mar 01, 2021, 12:33 PM IST

This is how Google automatically predicts what you like to Search

According to Google, predictions reflect searches that have been done on Google.

Oct 12, 2020, 09:45 AM IST

Google runs 1,000 daily tests to ensure quality in Search

In order to provide reliable information faster for people everywhere, Google is conducting more than 1,000 tests per day on an average to maintain quality in its Search and News platforms.

Sep 12, 2020, 12:00 PM IST

Google Earth turns 15, supports rural classrooms in India

Launched in 2005, Google Earth combines aerial photography, satellite imagery, 3D topography, geographic data, and Street View into a tapestry people can explore and take action to create positive change.

Jul 10, 2020, 13:20 PM IST

Sushant Singh Rajput, solar eclipse and Father's Day take top spot in Google search trends for June

The report also showed that coronavirus centric searches over the month have dropped 66 per cent from May, but volumes remain more than double that of February.

Jul 02, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

Google expands Business Messages via Google Maps, Search

Business Messages provides brands a comprehensive messaging solution across Android devices, and through Maps on iOS.

Jun 26, 2020, 13:18 PM IST

Google introduces fact-check label to images in Search –Here’s how it works

When you search on Google Images, you may see a "Fact Check" label under the thumbnail image results.

Jun 23, 2020, 15:48 PM IST

New Google tool to help users find Covid testing centres in India

The search giant has partnered with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and MyGov to provide the information on authorised testing labs.

Jun 12, 2020, 17:05 PM IST

WhatsApp Bug leaks your phone number on Google search? Company doesn’t think so

A new bug has been discovered in WhatsApp that makes your phone number discoverable on Google search.

Jun 10, 2020, 18:07 PM IST

Google detects 25 billion spammy pages daily in Search

Google said it has designed systems to prioritize the most relevant and reliable web pages at the top.

Jun 10, 2020, 09:58 AM IST