Google ends pilot for Hands Free app, asks users to move to Android Pay

Varun Arora

Google Inc. is ending the pilot programme for its payment service Hands Free after almost 10 months of testing the app in the ....

2 February, 2017

Government asks Google to submit fresh proposal for Loon project


Government has asked IT giant Google to submit fresh proposal for testing its balloon-based Internet technology for the Loon ....

16 March, 2016

Google's search chief Amit Singhal to quit

Disha Sharma

Amit Singhal, head of Google's flagship search business, is leaving the internet giant after 15 years. He will be replaced by ....

4 February, 2016

Meet the five startups that will pitch at 'Startup India, Standup India'

Varun Arora

Google Inc has shortlisted five startups that will pitch live in front of a panel of judges comprising key venture capitalists, ....

16 January, 2016

Internet for all, promises Google

Anushree Bhattacharyya,

Internet giant Google Inc has joined hands with Indian Railways and RailTel Corporation of India Ltd, to provide free Wi-Fi access ....

16 December, 2015

Google's India plans in the words of India-born CEO Sundar Pichai

Anushree Bhattacharyya,

#GoogleforIndia, is not merely a hashtag on Twitter, as the internet giant showed today how serious it is about making India ....

16 December, 2015

Google to back startups with up to $50K equity-free funding

Arti Singh

Google Inc has launched an equity-free accelerator programme for mobile startups in India, Brazil and Indonesia. The Launchpad ....

21 December, 2015

YouTube India content head on offline videos, ad-tech & more

Anushree Bhattacharyya,

Google Inc's offline feature for YouTube has been a big hit in India. The search engine giant is now looking at creating tools ....

10 November, 2015

Google will suggest instant replies to email

Disha Sharma

Google's Gmail will soon launch a new feature that scans users' incoming mail to suggest three quick replies. Christened Smart ....

5 November, 2015

Is Google rigging search results? CCI thinks so

Team TC

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has officially charged Google India for misusing its dominant position by rigging search ....

31 August, 2015

Hindi content consumption on internet growing at 94%: Google


Catering to the internet users in tier II and III towns, technology giant Google is now focusing to expand usage of its products ....

18 August, 2015

Google chops off more features from its social network Google Plus


Google is bidding adieu to Google Plus, an awkwardly named social network that the American search engine had launched four years ....

28 July, 2015

European Parliament 'wants' to split Google over privacy violations

Sainul K

European Parliament passed a non-binding vote to break up Google Inc, over privacy violations of its citizens. The resolution ....

28 November, 2014

Google Q3 revenues rise 20% to $16.52B; profit shrinks

Sainul K

Search engine giant Google Inc. has reported 20 per cent rise in its consolidated revenues for the quarter ended September 30, ....

17 October, 2014

Flipkart's 3M-sq-ft campus in Bengaluru will be a first for an Indian internet company

Vishal Krishna

The recent Rs 300 crore-deal between Flipkart and Embassy Group for a new three million sq ft campus on the outer ring road of ....

24 October, 2014

Five key points made by Google top exec Sundar Pichai during India visit

Sainul K

Google Inc.'s senior vice president (Android, Chrome and apps) Sundar Pichai is considered to be one of the leading mobile experts ....

16 September, 2014

Meet the 10 startups picked for Google's accelerator programme in India


Google Inc., which is planning to mentor 25 startups in India under its six-day programme called Launchpad, will focus more on ....

11 September, 2014

Google, like Facebook, in talks to buy Waze for $1B


Google Inc is considering buying Israeli mobile satellite navigation start-up Waze Inc, which may lead to a bidding war with Facebook ....

24 May, 2013

Barnes & Noble sells fewer Nooks, retail revenue falls


Barnes & Noble Inc's  Nook unit reported weak holiday season numbers on Thursday as it sold fewer e-readers and tablets at ....

4 January, 2013

Amazon most satisfying website to shop, says survey

Reuters Inc remained the best website for shopping online while JC Penney Co Inc suffered the largest drop in customer satisfaction ....

27 December, 2012

Facebook unveils new privacy controls


Facebook Inc began rolling out a variety of new privacy controls on Wednesday, the company's latest effort to address user concerns ....

13 December, 2012