GOOGLE “BOLO” APP TO HELP 10M PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN TO IMPROVE PRONUNCIATIONS AND THEIR RESULTS

Around 10 million (1 crore) children enrolled in around 1.13 lakh primary schools of Uttar Pradesh will now be able to improve their vocabulary and pronunciation of Hindi and English, using tech giant Google’s app, ‘Bolo’. The “Bolo” free app,…

AUSTRALIA TO MAKE GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK PAY FOR NEWS CONTENT

The Australian government said on Friday it plans to give Google and Facebook three months to negotiate with Australian media businesses about the fair pay for news content. The government has released a draft mandatory code of conduct that aims…

GOOGLE ONE PREMIUM FEATURES MADE AVAILABLE FOR FREE ANDROID AND iOS USERS

Google offers paid subscriptions to cloud storage through its Google One service. The company is now making some premium features of Google One free for Android and iOS users. There’s also a new app for iPhone users. Google one premium…

GOOGLE BANS MORE THAN A DOZEN APP FOR INJECTING ADWARE, UNINSTALL THEM RIGHT AWAY

Google has removed 29 apps from the Play Store which were found filled with adware. These Android apps had over 3.5 million downloads on the Play Store. White Ops’ Satori threat intelligence team discovered these 29 apps as part of…

GOOGLE EXTENDS WORK FROM HOME FOR EMPLOYEES TILL JUNE 30 NEXT YEAR 

Tech giant Google on Monday said it is extending work from home (WFH) facility for its employees globally, including in India, till June 30 next year,  in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In an email to employees, Google chief…

IF YOU DON’T HAVE GOOGLE PLAY STORE IN YOUR PHONE: HERE’S HOW TO INSTALL IT

Google Play Store is one of the most basic and yet one of the most important applications that is available on Android smartphones. It enables users to install apps that are supported by Android OS and also enables users to…

GOOGLE IS REPORTEDLY STEALING USERS DATA FROM RIVAL APPS TO IMPROVE ITS OWN PRODUCTS

Google is reportedly keeping tabs to how its users interact with rival Android apps, selectively monitoring how the users interact with non-Google apps via an internal program to make its own products better. Reports by The Information (via MSPowerUser) claims that…

GOOGLE ANNOUNCES NEW G SUITE SECURITY FEATURES FOR GMAILS, CHAT, MEET

Google has announced a bunch of new security features for Gmail, Google Chat and Google Chat and Google Meet as part of its latest G Suite update. In an official blog post on Tuesday, the company said that the incoming…

GOOGLE’S NEARBY SHARING ROLLING OUT TO ANDROID DEVICES NEXT MONTH

Google’s Nearby Sharing tool started rolling out in beta earlier this month. Google is now said to make its Apple AirDrop-alternative available to all Android devices from Android 6.0 and later in August. Google’s Nearby Sharing has been rumoured ever…

WORLD EMOJI DAY: APPLE, GOOGLE TEASE NEW EMOJIS COMING TO ANDROID AND iOS

Apple and Google are celebrating World Emoji Day today by announcing new emojis. Both tech giants will roll out these new emojis later this year. Apple has announced that the company would adopt 13 emojis from Emoji 13.0, approved by…