Android Messages users will be able to pair their smartphone to their laptop or desktop by scanning a QR code. Once connected, people will be able to send and receive messages in the web interface.
The Competition Commission of India today imposed a fine of Rs 136 crore on Google for unfair business practices in the Indian market for online search. Google was fined for “infringing anti-trust conduct”.
This ruling concludes the 2012 case that was filed by Bharat Matrimony and non-profit body Consumer Unity and Trust Society.
Google fined: The anti-trust regulator, acting on complaints filed by Matrimony.com and Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS) in 2012, said the penalty is being imposed on Google for “infringing anti-trust conduct”.
Google is facing a lawsuit over the defective mic found in the original Pixel and Pixel XL. The class-action lawsuit was filed this week and the plaintiffs allege that their phones had microphone issues from the beginning.
Nest Labs, best known for selling high-end thermostats and smoke detectors, is joining Google’s hardware division. Google’s blog post says the merger will combine “hardware, software, and services” between the two companies.
Alphabet’s smart thermostat maker Nest will now merge with Google’s hardware business, a move that will enhance the internet giant’s IoT offerings.
Google Photos has rolled out a new feature ahead of Valentine’s Day that lets users share themed movies with thier friends.
A subscription-based video game streaming service is internally called “Yeti” that takes advantage of either a Google Chromecast, or possibly a brand new home console.
Google has updated its Motion Stills app to add support for AR stickers. Here’s a quick look at how to use an ‘AR Mode’ to place AR stickers in your photos.
Students from class 1 to 12 across 1.4 million schools in India will learn how to become good and responsible digital citizens.
Google has announced a collaboration with curriculum authority NCERT, which will introduce a Digital Citizenship and Safety course to the information and communications technology (ICT) curriculum.
Google’s Android Nougat has finally beaten Android Marshmallow to inch ahead in the adoption rate for the various versions of Android for the month of February 2018.
Google Pixel Visual Core update for Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL is now available. The update will bring the HDR+ technology on the native Pixel 2 camera to third-party apps like Instagram, Snapchat and WhatsApp.
Former employees of Google and Facebook have come together to create an experts union, that will help people understand the extent to which tech companies have been influencing our lives.