Google “Threatening Us”: Competition Watchdog To Court Over “Leak” Charge

Google has threatened to sue the Competition Commission of India (CCI), the antitrust authority said today as the tech giant moved the Delhi High Court over what is described as the “leak of a confidential report” linked to an investigation. The exchange unfolded in the court days after a Reuters report said that Google abused the […]

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Facebook Wraps Up Deals With Australian Media Firms, TV Broadcaster SBS Excluded

Facebook has told Australian publishers it has stopped negotiating licensing deals, an email to the industry seen by Reuters showed, a move which came just six months after the passing of a law designed to make tech giants pay for news content. While Facebook has announced deals with most of the country’s largest news outlets, some companies including […]

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Reliance JioPhone Next smartphone to launch on 10 September. From pricing to specs, what to expect

Reliance JioPhone Next was unveiled during the company’s AGM earlier this year. The company had announced that the phone will be launched on Ganesh Chaturthi which falls on 10 September. The smartphone is aiming to be the cheapest offering in the country and even the world. What do we know about the JioPhone Next Reliance has developed the […]

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Windows 11 has a complex process to set default browser, and Google, Opera, and Firefox are not happy

Windows 11 is going to be Microsoft’s most interesting PC operating system for several reasons. One of them will be the ability of Windows 11 to make it hard for users to change the default web browser from Microsoft Edge to, say, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. It will be interesting because Microsoft has never […]

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Google employees who work from home may suffer pay cut

  Google employees based in the same office before the pandemic could see different changes in pay if they switch to working from home permanently, with long commuters hit harder, according to a company pay calculator seen by Reuters. It is an experiment taking place across Silicon Valley, which often sets trends for other large […]

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Twitter adds third party sign up with Apple, Google

This feature was unveiled for beta users last month and now it has been widely available for everyone. The signup process is like a more streamlined version of the regular process, as there are no emails or passwords to deal with. Micro-blogging platform Twitter has finally come up with third-party login support, which will let […]

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Google publishes first transparency report under the new IT rules: Here’s what it reveals

  Google has published its first transparency report under the new Information Technology (IT) Rules 2021 (Guidelines for Intermediaries and Digital Media Ethics Code). Google received a total of 27,762 complaints for the month of April, and the number of removals stood at 59,350. according to the report. The search giant removes any content which violates […]

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Reliance launches JioPhone Next for a ‘2G-mukt’ India, check price and features

  During the 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM), Reliance’s chief Mukesh Ambani rolled out the company’s new JioPhone Next smartphone in India. Developed in partnership with Google, the smartphone is said to the cheapest smartphone currently available across the world. The smartphone will be up for sale from September 10, which also happens to be […]

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Your work from home salary won’t be same as your office pay. How Google is paying

Companies all over the world are reining in new changes to incorporate disruptions caused by the covid-19 pandemic. As virus-induced lockdown recedes in various countries, companies are tweaking the pay structures to reflect the emerging workplace scenarios – transitioning from hybrid work culture to permanent remote work. What Google is planning Google on Tuesday unveiled […]

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Lost your smartphone? Use Google’s Spot feature to locate device

  New Delhi: Google is working on a feature similar to Apple’s ‘Find My Device’, which helps users easily locate their lost devices. The feature is said to be help over three billion Android users across the world. The feature named `Spot` has been spotted in the latest beta of Google Play Services that shows […]

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