How Google Glass-based solutions can empower autistic people in India (Tech Trend)

Washington |Sunday, 2018 12:45:05 PM IST

Google Glass -- an eye-wearable device that made headlines in 2015 but failed in the consumer technology space -- has now rekindled the hopes of millions of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

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Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter join Data Transfer Project

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 10:15:06 PM IST

To help billions of users manage their data and help them transfer that into and out of online services without privacy issues, four tech giants -- Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter -- on Friday

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Trump attacks EU for fining Google ahead of Juncker visit

Washington |Friday, 2018 7:45:04 AM IST

US President Donald Trump on Thursday attacked the European Union (EU), saying Europe's latest fining of US tech-giant Google showed that the bloc "truly" has "taken advantage of the US".

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India-first 'two-wheeler mode' in Google Maps expands to Asia

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 1:45:05 PM IST

The "two-wheeler mode" in Google Maps that first arrived in India last December has been extended to Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.

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Google shows Trump's photo if you search for 'idiot'

San Francisco |Friday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST

After grabbing headlines for showing results related to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the search of the word "Feku" in May, Google algorithms are again hogging the limelight. This time for s

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Trump attacks EU over fine on Google

Washington |Thursday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST

US President Donald Trump on Thursday slammed the EU for fining Google $5 billion for harming its competitors, tweeting that the incident proved that the bloc has "taken advantage of the US, but not f

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Google Assistant now gives snapshot of your day

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2018 12:15:04 PM IST

Google is adding a feature called "snapshot" to Assistant that would maintain a visual overview of your daily schedule and provide suggestions and personalised information to ensure you do not get lat

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Google unveils first private trans-Atlantic subsea cable project

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST

In line with its global Cloud infrastructure expansion plans, Google has revealed its first private trans-Atlantic subsea cable project designed to bring high-bandwidth, low-latency and highly secure

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EU expected to fine Google $5 bln over Android - Bloomberg

Undated | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Alphabet Inc's Google is expected to be fined a record 4.3 billion euros ($5.00 billion) by the European Union over its Android system, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. Google Chief Executive Officer

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Google launches game on Tencent's Wechat as it eyes China market

BEIJING | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it has launched an artificial intelligence (AI) game on Tencent Holdings Ltd social media app WeChat, as the company continues to show tentative signs of re-ent

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Google teams up with UN to track environmental changes

New York |Wednesday, 2018 10:50:55 AM IST

The UN has entered into a partnership with Google to monitor the impacts of human activity on global ecosystems by using sophisticated online tools.

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Google says will appeal EU fine

BRUSSELS | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Google said it will appeal against a record 4.34-billion-euro ($5.04 billion) fine levied by EU antitrust regulators on Wednesday over illegal restrictions on Android smartphone makers and mobile netw

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