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26 Jan 2019Karnataka
Google Maps helps robbers loot 11 temples in Karnataka
Technology may have made our lives easier but when it falls into the wrong hands, the outcomes are not pleasant.
24 Jan 2019Twitter
Viral tweet highlights what's wrong with Google maps. We agree!
Ever since Google Maps was introduced in 2005, navigating through roads and by-lanes has become much easier.
23 Jan 2019Technology
Nest security camera issues fake nuclear attack alert, terrifies family
Nest security cameras are good at what they do, but in a recent surprising incident, a camera from the Google-owned company issued a fake nuclear attack alert.
23 Jan 2019Facebook
Google will now help track money spent on political ads
With India gearing up for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Google, on Tuesday, announced a new policy to promote "transparency" in online political advertisements.
23 Jan 2019Google Search
#TechBytes: 5 handy tricks to get better Google search results
Today, Google offers one of the most powerful search engines in the world.
22 Jan 2019Android
Android Q to offer enhanced controls for locking phones
Android Q, Google's upcoming mobile OS, is tipped to offer some impeccable capabilities, including a system-wide dark mode.
22 Jan 2019Facebook
Google to make political ads information on its platform public
In the run-up to 2019 general elections, tech titan Google today announced that it will make information on political advertisements on its platform public.
18 Jan 2019Google Maps
Soon, Google Maps will show you speed limits: Here's how
Today, Google Maps' app makes an ideal companion for solo road trips.
18 Jan 2019Apple Watch
Google acquires secret smartwatch tech for $40 million: Details here
Building on its ambitions to deliver an ideal Apple Watch competitor, Google has decided to invest $40mn in a mysterious smartwatch technology.
16 Jan 2019Android
Soon, these apps will be removed from Google Play Store
Google Play, the official app store for Android, hosts an insanely high number of apps.
15 Jan 2019Google Play (Google Play Store)
Google criticized for hosting 'gay conversion' app on Play Store
Google is facing flak for hosting a hate app offering 'conversion therapy' for LGBT youth on Play Store.
12 Jan 2019Haryana
Delhi: Google responds to Pixel customer putting up anti-Google posters
Google has finally responded to a man from Haryana, Manu Aggarwal, who had been putting up anti-Google posters all over Delhi to protest against the malfunctioning of his Google Pixel smartphone.
12 Jan 2019Microsoft
Soon, Amazon could transform your PC into a gaming machine
After paid content, Amazon could be eyeing gaming for the purpose of online entertainment.
11 Jan 2019Sexual Harassment
Shareholders sue Alphabet board for covering up sexual harassment allegations
A shareholder of Google parent Alphabet has sued the tech giant for allegedly covering up sexual misconduct and harassment claims against some of its top executives.
11 Jan 2019Google Search
Now, Google's activity cards will help you explore topics
Often, you may encounter topics requiring heavy research.
10 Jan 2019Android
9 million Android users downloaded fake, adware-packed apps: Details here
The problem of bad apps sneaking into Google Play Store is far from over.
10 Jan 2019TechCrunch
#BugAlert: Anyone can manipulate Google's search results, spread fake news
A new bug has been flagged in Google, one that can be exploited by anyone to manipulate search results and spread fake news.
09 Jan 2019Google Assistant
Soon, Google Assistant will serve as your interpreter: Here's how
After introducing Google Assistant into Maps and several smart gadgets, Google is turning its digital assistant into a real-world interpreter.
09 Jan 2019Android
Now, Google Assistant will text as you drive, navigate maps
After a long wait, Google Assistant is finally ready to upgrade your navigational experience.
08 Jan 2019Amazon
CES 2019: Alexa interrupts Qualcomm's executive, says that's not true
If CES 2019 is anything to go by, we can be sure that Alexa and Google Assistant will power the future of smart homes.
08 Jan 2019Android
Android Q will have full-fledged dark mode, Googler says
Since last year, several Android apps, from Contacts to YouTube, have been updated with a fancy dark mode designed to save power and put less strain on our eyes.
07 Jan 2019Android
#TechBytes: 7 simple ways to protect Android phones from viruses
These days, cases of fake, malware-infected apps showing up on Google Play Store have become more common than one could imagine.
07 Jan 2019Google Assistant
Amazing Google Assistant-backed devices coming to CES 2019: Details here
The stage is set for this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
06 Jan 2019India
Apps capable of stealing WhatsApp data detected on Play Store
A spyware capable of stealing user data from smartphones, including WhatsApp data, has been flagged on the Google Play Store.
06 Jan 2019iPhone
CES 2019: Apple trolls competitors in hilarious new ad
As CES 2019 is just a few days away, technology enthusiasts are flying to Las Vegas from different parts of the world.
05 Jan 2019Samsung
Leak unfolds Google's plan for a foldable Pixel smartphone
Alongside the 5G technology, foldable smartphones will be one of the main trends of 2019.
03 Jan 2019Facebook
Want to protect your account from hackers? Use two-factor authentication
These days, hacking attempts are fairly common on the internet.
03 Jan 2019Smart TV
#CastHack: Thousands of Chromecasts hacked to promote YouTuber PewDiePie
In a major surprise, thousands of Chromecast dongles, smart TVs have been hijacked by a pair of hackers.
02 Jan 2019Android
#GetFitWithGoogle: Everything about Google Fit's New Year Challenge
With the onset of New Year, Google Fit is kicking off monthly challenges to help its users accomplish their fitness goals.
02 Jan 2019Android
Now, use Google Maps for instant messaging: Here's how
After auto-rickshaw mode, Google is adding instant messaging capabilities into Maps.
01 Jan 2019iOS
Soon, you can make group video calls on Google Duo
Google's dedicated video calling app, Google Duo, is getting a couple of new features that many had been waiting for.
31 Dec 2018Google Assistant
#ThatWas2018: Several highs, but lots to learn for Google
Google has evolved from a search platform into a full-fledged ecosystem.
31 Dec 2018Android
Now, use Truecaller like Spam protection features on Android Messages
After rolling out 'call screening' to the Pixel flagships, Google is adding spam protection features to Android Messages.
29 Dec 2018Reddit
Now, you can't use Chrome's classic original interface
Back in September, Google had introduced a re-designed avatar of Chrome for mobile and desktop users.
28 Dec 2018Ram (Random Access Memory)
Google to launch affordable Pixel 3 Lite smartphone in 2019
Thanks to some really credible leaks, we know Google is working on the affordable variants of its Pixel 3 flagships.
28 Dec 2018Apple
#ScamAlert: Fake Alexa 'setup app' fools users, tops download charts
When compared to Google, Apple's app moderation policies are way too strict.
28 Dec 2018Facebook
#ThatWas2018: From Quora to Facebook, 5 biggest data breaches
2018 is coming to an end, and we must say the year was truly a roller-coaster ride.
27 Dec 2018Android
Soon, Android Messages will move to Google.com: Details here
Today, Google's ecosystem enables amazing syncing possibilities, letting users access their data on any device.
26 Dec 2018Android
Watch out! Fake Android apps detected with over 50,000 downloads
Despite Google's rigorous efforts, malicious apps keep slipping into the Play Store, every now and then.
26 Dec 2018Karan Johar
Google Play Holiday Sale: Huge discounts on movies, books, comics
The holiday season is on, and Google is giving an opportunity to make the most of it.