Google chases Amazon, debuts shopping platform

San Francisco |Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

In a bid to take on Amazon in the burgeoning e-commerce space, Google has debuted its new shopping platform for the users in the US.

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Google loses $13 mn in settling 9 year old privacy scandal

San Francisco |Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

Search engine giant Google is facing a loss of $13 million in a case settlement that concerned a privacy scandal that happened nine years ago and is said to have affected millions of people.

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Google's Fast Pair update to save wireless earbuds' battery

San Francisco |Saturday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

Google is aiming at making it easier to monitor the battery life of wireless earbuds in Android, with the next big update to its Bluetooth Fast Pair feature.

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Google to fix loophole that let firms track porn-viewing habits

San Francisco |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

After facing criticism over letting third-party organization get access to users' viewing habits even while browsing in 'Incognito' mode, Google has said Chrome will fix a loophole that has allowed si

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Google Stadia controllers won't be Bluetooth compatible

San Francisco |Friday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

Googles Stadia controllers would not work with Bluetooth headsets at launch, rather they would connect directly to the Stadia server using WiFi to help with the problem of lag while gaming.

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Google Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL to feature 6GB RAM: Report

San Francisco |Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

Specifications of Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL -- slated to release in October -- were leaked online and as per reports, the two smartphones will feature 6GB RAM.

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Google's local news test app starts in Youngstown, Ohio

San Francisco |Friday, 2019 6:15:07 PM IST

Moving forward with its plans to improve local news results, Google has decided Youngstown, Ohio in the US as the first city for its "Compass" experiment which is part of the Google News Initiatives L

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Google, Facebook secretly tracking your porn-viewing habits

New York |Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

If you think watching pornographic material in the "incognito" mode will not let anyone know, you are mistaken. Google, Facebook and even Oracle cloud are secretly tracking the porn you watch even whe

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Google celebrates 'giant leap for mankind' with Doodle video

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

On July 20, 1969, American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin became the first humans ever to land on the Moon aboard the Apollo 11 mission -- an extraordinary feat celebrated by Google

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Google removes stalker apps that may have spied on you

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

Google has removed seven stalker apps that were available on its Play Store as apps for children's safety or finding stolen phones but were being used to stalk employees, romantic partners or kids.

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Google closes its Chinese search engine project: Report

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

Google's controversial China search engine project, named Dragonfly, has been terminated and employees working on it have been reportedly reassigned.

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Google Maps to now show bike sharing stations on app

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

To make Maps more useful for users, Google is adding support for bike-sharing stations to let people be informed on docked bike sharing services near them.

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