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Tag Archives: Google

Google commits $1bn to prepare modern workforce

  San Francisco: India-born Google CEO Sundar Pichai has pledged $1 billion in new initiatives to prepare people for the next generation technology jobs. At an event in Pittsburgh, Pichai said Google will spend the money over the next five years to fund grants to nonprofits globally, CNET reported late on Thursday. Google will fund organisations…

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Google India launches new AdWords features

  New Delhi: Aiming to help advertisers reach customers in a better way, Google India on Thursday launched new AdWords features that will load pages 20 per cent faster to provide instant information. “With the new AdWords, there is less clutter and more intuitive workflows, allowing advertisers to now quickly make the changes that will move…

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For Musk, Google’s ‘Clips’ camera doesn’t ‘seem’ innocent

  San Francisco: Google’s artificial intelligence (AI)-based “Clips” camera has not impressed Tesla founder Elon Musk, a famed critic of AI. “Clips” does image recognition and AI processing on-device, deploying machine learning to automatically click best pictures for you. Musk, who thinks AI could trigger World War III and poses a far greater threat than North…

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Google remembers Begum Akhtar through doodle

  New Delhi: Google marked the 103rd birth anniversary of “Mallika-e-Ghazal” Begum Akhtar on Saturday by dedicating a special doodle to her. Born as Akhtari Bai Faizabadi, the ghazal queen is seen in the doodle sitting gracefully with a sitar with a few admirers around her. She was born in 1914 in Faizabad in what is…

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Disney did try to acquire Twitter: CEO Iger

  San Francisco: Disney contemplated acquiring the micro-blogging platform Twitter but ended up investing in the interactive media firm BAMTech, Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger has confirmed. Speaking at the Vanity Fair’s New Establishment Summit in California late on Tuesday, Iger said he was interested in buying Twitter but things did not materialise. There were rumours…

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Google Search now shows ebooks in local library

  San Francisco: Google has rolled out a new feature in Search that allows users to check if an e-book is available to borrow from the local library. When searching for a book, the “Get Book” tab shows a “Borrow ebook” section, which lists public library systems nearby with a link to open the webpage and…

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Google spent over $1bn on self-driving technology: Report

  San Francisco: Google has been reluctant about sharing how much it spends on self-driving technology but now, the number — over $1 billion — has been accidentally revealed while reviewing documents in the ongoing legal tussle between Google’s Waymo and Uber. Google spent a whopping $1.1 billion on developing its self-driving software and hardware, says…

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Google likely to launch payment app ‘Tez’ in India

  New Delhi: Joining the digital payment bandwagon in India, Google is reportedly launching a Unified Payments Interface (UPI)-based digital payment service called “Tez” as early as next week. According to The-Ken.com, on September 18, “Google, Alphabet Inc’s subsidiary, will make an entry into India’s fast growing and super competitive digital payment ecosystem”. According to the…

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Google appeals against EU’s $2.7 bn antitrust fine

  London: Google has appealed against the record $2.7 billion antitrust fine imposed by the European Union (EU) back in June for breaching its rules by abusing the monopoly it enjoys over internet search. The Luxembourg-based general court, Europe’s second-highest, is expected to take several years before ruling on Google’s appeal, the Guardian reported on Monday.…

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