Google to block election ads after US presidential polls

San Francisco |Saturday, 2020 3:45:08 PM IST

Google has said it will temporarily restrict all advertisers from running political ads following the US presidential elections on its platform.

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Google announces new measures for safe, inclusive workplace

San Francisco |Saturday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

In another bid to build a more equitable and respectful workplace, Google has announced new measures that include new care programmes for employees who report concerns, and making arbitration optional

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Google services went down in US, server crash blamed

San Francisco |Friday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

As soon as Google users in the US experienced a widespread service disruption on Thursday evening, the search engine giant shared a brief technical explanation of what happened.

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Google to match up to $2,500 per Googler a year towards student loans

San Francisco |Friday, 2020 1:15:07 AM IST

Google on Thursday introduced a student loan repayment programme for all Googlers in the US where the tech company will match up to $2,500 per Googler per year in student loan payments, starting in 20

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Google Pay denies sharing Indian users' data with 3rd parties

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 5:15:06 PM IST

Google on Friday denied the claims made in certain media reports that its Google Pay app is sharing Indian customers' transaction data with third parties.

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5th grader wins '2020 Doodle for Google' for spreading kindness

San Francisco |Thursday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST

Sharon Sara who is in the fifth grade in Texas has won the 2020 Doodle for Google contest who will receive a $30,000 college scholarship, and her school, Vaughn Elementary School, will receive a $50,0

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Google Assistant to help you stretch, walk, drink water during WFH

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

To ensure productivity along with enough self-care in between, Google has introduced a new Workday routine that makes Google Assistant help you stretch, walk and drink water as you work from home.

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Google adds Covid layer in Maps for safe travel in 220 nations

San Francisco |Thursday, 2020 3:45:06 PM IST

In a bid to help people navigate safely in the pandemic times, Google has added the Covid layer in Maps that will show critical information about Covid-19 cases in an area people plan to visit in 220

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Disney+ arrives on Google Assistant-enabled smart displays

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2020 6:15:06 PM IST

Google has announced that Disney+ voice commands are now available on a selection of Google Assistant-enabled Smart Displays, like Nest Hub and Nest Hub Max, in select markets around the globe.

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Google unveils new Web Stories for WordPress for creators

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST

Google has allowed creators to make and publish more compelling and more visually-appealing stories with the new Web Stories for WordPress plugin.

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Google to nurture 20 Indian startups

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2020 11:15:06 PM IST

Google on Tuesday announced the fourth batch of its Google for Startups (GFS) Accelerator programme with 20 startups who will receive three months of support from the network of internal and external

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OnePlus Messages app lands on Google Play Store

Beijing |Tuesday, 2020 5:45:06 PM IST

China-based smartphone maker OnePlus has now uploaded its Messages app on Google Play Store.

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