Google flip-flop on Huawei after US lifts restrictions temporarily

Om Athavale

In a reversal of its decision to cut off ties with Chinese firm Huawei, Google on Tuesday said it would work with the world’s ....

21 May, 2019

Apple says tweaks in India strategy to tackle sales decline yielding early results

Anand J

iPhone maker Apple has made adjustments to its India business over a slowdown in sales in the country and the strategy is showing ....

1 May, 2019
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Open OS ecosystem fuelling smartphone boom in India: Report

Payal Ganguly

An open operating system (OS) ecosystem has helped India overtake the US to become the second-largest smartphone market by number ....

26 March, 2019

Microsoft brings AI to Excel, allows users to upload data via pictures

Anirban Ghoshal

Redmond-headquartered technology giant Microsoft has started rolling out artificial intelligence-based features for its Excel ....

5 March, 2019

CCI examining whether Google abused Android to block rivals

Reuters

India's antitrust commission is looking into accusations that Alphabet Inc's unit Google abuses its popular Android mobile ....

12 February, 2019

What’s inside Google’s latest Chrome update

Shweta Sharma

Technology giant Google is launching a new update of its search engine Chrome with bug fixes, security updates and new features ....

11 February, 2019
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Google security update: Hackers can use PNG file to break into Android devices

Vignesh Ananthraj

Google disclosed in its February security update that it has fixed a flaw that compromised Android devices. However, the news ....

11 February, 2019

Google removes 29 camera filter apps that stole user information

Shweta Sharma

Tech giant Google has deleted from its Play Store 29 malicious “beauty camera” applications that were sharing pornographic ....

5 February, 2019

Google challenges $5 bn EU antitrust fine in Android case

Reuters

Alphabet unit Google on Tuesday challenged a record 4.34-billion euro ($5 billion) fine imposed by European Union antitrust regulators ....

10 October, 2018

Mystery surrounding UIDAI helpline number ends as Google admits to adding it in Android

Anirban Ghoshal

The mystery surrounding the entry of the UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) helpline number in phone contact lists ....

4 August, 2018
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Now ask Google Assistant to make video calls using Duo

Shweta Sharma

Google Assistant can now initiate video calls through Duo, the search giant’s video-calling and voice-calling app, after ....

25 July, 2018

Android may not remain free after EU fine, warns Google CEO Pichai

Shweta Sharma

The European Union’s decision to fine Google for abusing the dominance of its Android operating system may force the tech ....

19 July, 2018

EU regulators fine Google $5 bn in antitrust case

Reuters

EU antitrust regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile ....

18 July, 2018

WhatsApp may launch shortcuts for ‘mark as read’ and ‘mute’ features

Shweta Sharma

WhatsApp has submitted new updates to the Google Play Beta Program for ‘mark as read’ and ‘mute’ shortcuts, ....

17 July, 2018

Mozilla developing fifth internet browser it says is not for oldies

Shweta Sharma

Mozilla, the company behind the open-source browser Firefox, is developing its fifth browser to target the younger generation ....

10 July, 2018

Google rolls out multi-device support for video chat app Duo 

Shweta Sharma

Duo, search giant Google’s video and voice-calling app, is now getting an update that will let users operate a single account ....

5 July, 2018

Google rolls out update to fix 11 issues with Pixel, Nexus smartphones

Shweta Sharma

Tech giant Google has rolled out July security update, which includes fixes related to 11 issues, for Pixel and Nexus smartphones, ....

4 July, 2018

HTC is working on a blockchain-powered Android smartphone

Anirban Ghoshal

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC is working on a new Android smartphone that will be powered by blockchain technology. According ....

16 May, 2018

Google brings Android to appliances in quest to extend dominance beyond phones

Reuters

Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday launched a spinoff of its Android operating system for home appliances and other machines, ....

8 May, 2018

Apple has a two-year head start in 3D sensing technology — can Android catch up?

Reuters

Most Android phones will have to wait until 2019 to duplicate the 3D sensing feature behind Apple’s Face ID security, three ....

20 March, 2018

After payments, WhatsApp set to roll out customer support features

Anirban Ghoshal

After launching a payment feature on top of its popular instant messaging platform, WhatsApp is planning to offer customer support ....

8 March, 2018