Google Cloud’s Thomas Kurian on game plan to take on bigger rivals AWS, Microsoft

Anirban Ghoshal

Google Cloud division's new head Thomas Kurian has set his focus on increasing sales of the unit as he looks to play catch-up ....

17 April, 2019

YouTube adds fact-checking features for news videos

Payal Ganguly

With the general elections underway in India, Google-owned video sharing website YouTube has added a fact-checking feature from ....

15 April, 2019

Google opens first Africa AI lab in Ghana, to tackle continent’s challenges

Shweta Sharma

Search engine giant Google has opened its first African artificial intelligence (AI) laboratory in Ghana's capital city Accra, ....

15 April, 2019

Google rolls out seven retail tools aimed at arming enterprises with cloud capabilities

Vignesh Ananthraj

Google Cloud has released a suite of seven new retail solutions suffused in artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics, which ....

11 April, 2019

Google rebrands Cloud Services Platform as Anthos, rolls it out to rival clouds

Anand J

Google has rebranded Cloud Services Platform, a management service introduced last year for on-premise data centres and Google ....

10 April, 2019

European Commission to pilot ethics guidelines for AI

Anand J

The European Commission has come up with ethics guidelines aimed at building trust while using artificial intelligence and is ....

9 April, 2019

Google leads fresh funding for task management app Dunzo

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Dunzo Digital Pvt. Ltd, which runs daily task management app Dunzo, has raised another $9.84 million (Rs 68.42 crore) in a fresh ....

8 April, 2019

A day after HC seeking TikTok ban, government ‘stays put'

Payal Ganguly

A day after the Madras High Court asked the Centre to ban short-video platform TikTok in connection with inappropriate content, ....

5 April, 2019

Google India's Rajan Anandan quits search giant to join Sequoia Capital

Anirban Ghoshal

Google's South East Asia and India vice-president Rajan Anandan will leave the technology giant at the end of this month to ....

2 April, 2019

Google trying to rid its algorithm of AI bias

Anand J

Search giant Google is refining and training its machine learning (ML) algorithm to obliterate bias with regard to words such ....

1 April, 2019

Zomato may acquire task management app Dunzo: Report

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online restaurant discovery and food delivery platform Zomato is in advanced stages of discussions to acquire task management ....

28 March, 2019

Google sets up external ethics council for AI, other emerging technologies

Anand J

Alphabet Inc.'s Google has formed an external advisory council for the responsible development of artificial intelligence ....

27 March, 2019

After Spotify, Google rolls out YouTube Music in India

Kavya Kothiyal

Google-owned YouTube has officially launched its music streaming service YouTube Music, which is ad-supported, in the country, ....

13 March, 2019

How Bigo is cashing in on India's craze for live-streaming

Payal Ganguly

Sunita, a single mother, was finding it difficult to support her family with her earnings as an HR professional. Things changed ....

12 March, 2019

Task management app Dunzo closing in on $20 mn funding; Coverfox to raise money

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based daily tasks management app Dunzo, run by Dunzo Digital Pvt. Ltd, is in advanced stages of discussions to close ....

8 March, 2019

Alphabet unit Chronicle rolls out enterprise cybersecurity product

Anand J

Alphabet Inc. unit Chronicle has launched a cybersecurity product called Backstory to help enterprises secure their networks as ....

5 March, 2019

Task management app Dunzo gets MakeMyTrip chairman’s backing

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Dunzo Digital Pvt. Ltd, which runs daily task management app Dunzo, has raised $6.5 million (around Rs 46 crore) from a clutch ....

25 February, 2019

Google to acquire data migration startup Alooma in cloud push


Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Tuesday it will buy data migration company Alooma, as part of efforts to catch up with bigger ....

20 February, 2019

Law firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas launches legal-tech incubator

Kavya Kothiyal

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, the country’s largest full-service law firm, has launched an incubator to scale and assist technology ....

20 February, 2019

Only ads verified by EC to be published: Facebook, Google tell Bombay HC

Payal Ganguly

Social media platforms Facebook, Google and YouTube on Monday said they will conduct a “pre-verification process” ....

19 February, 2019

Google to spend $13 bn on setting up new data centres, offices


Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it would spend more than $13 billion on data centres and offices in the ....

14 February, 2019