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Friday, February 26, 2021



Need to pay more to newspapers for using content: INS to Google

February 26, 2021 7:23 am

In a letter to Google India country manager Sanjay Gupta, INS president L Admiloolam said that Google should increase publisher share of advertising revenue to 85%.

Australia passes media law as Facebook defends news blackout

February 25, 2021 3:52 pm

The government can now assess whether companies like Facebook have made a contribution to the Australian news industry before deciding where payments are necessary.

How Google Pixel's Car Crash Detection feature saved a man's life

February 25, 2021 1:21 pm

The Car Crash Detection featured on the Pixel device came to its user's rescue who was trapped in heavy machinery unconscious.

Australia passes law to make Google, Facebook pay for news

February 25, 2021 7:39 am

In return for the changes, Facebook agreed to lift a ban on Australians accessing and sharing news.

Australia’s battle with Facebook, Google has wider implications

February 25, 2021 8:46 am

At stake are the question of sovereignty and the risks of governments losing control over national communication and their public sphere.

Google's Android update brings features such as ability to schedule text messages and more

February 25, 2021 8:49 am

Google rolls out new spring update for Android. In order to access these features rolled out by Google, ensure that your apps are updated or look for an update on your phone.

Google Photos advanced editing tools: Here's how to use them

February 24, 2021 10:15 am

These advanced Google Photos editing tools are available only to users who have an active Google One subscription.

Microsoft, EU publishers seek Australia-style news payments

February 23, 2021 1:52 am

The Seattle tech giant and four big European Union news industry groups unveiled their plan Monday to work together on a solution to “mandate payments" for use of news content from online “gatekeepers with dominant market power.”

Australia won't change planned content laws despite Facebook block - lawmaker

February 22, 2021 10:13 am

Simon Birmingham, Australia's Minister for Finance said the bill in its present form ensures "Australian-generated news content by Australian-generated news organisations can and should be paid for and done so in a fair and legitimate way".

Google fires second AI ethics leader as dispute over research, diversity grows

February 21, 2021 9:33 am

The company said Margaret Mitchell’s firing followed disciplinary recommendations by investigators and a review committee.


Tech launches: Tecno Spark Power, Xech A6, Google Nest Mini and more

November 29, 2019 5:19 pm

Tech launches: Google unveiled its new Nest Mini and we also have other tech launches including the Logitech G Pro X Gaming Headset, Realme X2 Pro, HiFuture NeckLace, iFFALCON K3A Smart TVs and more.

Best smartphones between Rs 25,000 to Rs 35,000: OnePlus 7, Redmi K20 Pro, iPhone 8 and more

November 14, 2019 8:34 pm

Here is a list of the best smartphones you can currently buy in India within the price range of Rs 25,000 to Rs 35,000.

Google employees across the world stage walkout to protest handling of sexual harassment scandals

November 02, 2018 2:33 pm

Highly paid engineers and other workers in Tokyo, Singapore, London, New York, Seattle and San Francisco, staged walkouts of about an hour, reflecting rising #MeToo-era frustration among women over frat-house behaviour and other misconduct.

Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL launch: Here's everything that Google showcased

October 06, 2017 12:54 pm

Google launched the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, the Daydream View VR headset, the Pixelbook, the Google Home Mini and Home Max smart speakers. They also launched Clips, a smart camera, and Pixel Buds at their event.

Lenovo Phab2 Pro launched: Google Tango, Specifications, Price and more

June 10, 2016 12:37 pm

Lenovo Tech World 2016: Everything you need to know about Phab 2 Pro, world's first Google Tango smartphone

Naiyyappam to Nankhatai: 5 Indian sweets that will make Android N sweeter

May 28, 2016 11:58 am

It might be possible that Google names the next Android N version after an Indian dessert. Let us take a look at the top five.

Google I/O 2016: Project Ara to Project Soli, a look at the top announcements

May 23, 2016 3:48 pm

Google, at I/O 2016 has seen some important announcements from Google including Project Ara, Project Soli and more. Here's a quick look.

Google I/O 2016: Google Assistant, Home speaker, messaging apps and more

May 19, 2016 1:02 pm

Google's I/O conference has begun and here's a look at the top announcements from the keynote address.

Facebook, Samsung, Apple and more: How tech companies performed this quarter

April 28, 2016 6:24 pm

From Facebook to Apple, here is everything you need to know about the quarter results from major tech companies

Google Chromecast 2, Chromecast Audio India launch: Key specs, price and more

April 22, 2016 10:57 am

Google Chromecast 2 and Chromecast Audio launched in India. Everything you need to know about the device


Google rolls out Night Sight for Pixel, Pixel 2 and Pixel 3: Here's what changes

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

Night Sight is a new mode that Google is rolling out to its premium Pixel phones. Here's how it Night Sight performs on Pixel 3 XL.

Google Says It Has No Record Of Hiring Chandigarh Student On Rs 1.44 cr salary

June 22, 2020 6:57 pm

Chandigarh Administration ordered a probe into the official statement released by its Education Department on Harshit Sharma's "selection by Google" at a trainee stipend of Rs 4 lakh per month.

Alphabet Inc To Replace Google; Sundar Pichai Becomes CEO

June 08, 2020 12:51 pm

Alphabet Inc will replace Google as the publicly-traded entity and all shares will convert into the same number of shares of Alphabet, with all of the same rights.

Google's Sundar Pichai explains the concept of Android One

June 08, 2020 2:10 pm

in this video Sundar Pichai explains the concept of Android One

Google launches Streetview of Angkor Wat monuments

June 08, 2020 2:12 pm

Google has made live its 360-degree Streetview project of Angkor Wat in Cambodia. While Streetview is traditionally used to power maps that are rich and three dimensional, of late Google has been using this technology of its to bring a lot of monuments across the world to life.