Apple, Amazon and Google are all bulletproof, nothing in this world can challenge them
Tackling companies with combined annual revenue of $782 billion, more than the gross domestic product of Switzerland, is a huge challenge, meaning competition authorities benefit from the work that’s already been done elsewhere.
Highlights: Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google CEOs grilled at US Congress hearing over their market power
Congressional lawmakers finally go...
Facebook, Google bet on Jio pact to tap into opportunities in India; plan to take solutions global
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the part...
US lawmakers, united in their ire, lash out at Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai
It was the first hearing for some time where Dems and Reps acted as if they had a common foe, though for different reasons. Dems criticized the tech cos for buying startups to stifle them and for unfairly using data to clone and kill off competitors, while Reps questioned whether the platforms had muzzled conservative viewpoints and were unpatriotic.
Antitrust hearing: Google accused of robbing ideas from other sites
The chairman of a Congressional committee investigating the power of major technology companies accused Google of leveraging its dominant se...
PM Modi interacts with Google CEO Sundar Pichai on tech, new work culture during COVID-19
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday interacted with Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai on a wide range of subjects, particularly levera...
Google unveils 4-step plan for 75,000 Cr INR digital fund for India: Sundar Pichai
Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Monday announced an investment of Rs 75,000 crore in India over the next 5-7 years through 'Google for India Dig...
Google bids to make advertisements more transparent; launches several tools
Along with its existing feature of ‘Why this ad?’ the company, which corners a large chunk of the global digital advertising pie, is launching a tool called ‘About this ad’, which will show users the verified name of the advertiser.
Antitrust hearing: 4 Big Tech CEOs take heat during US Congress grilling on market power, influence
Four Big Tech CEOs - Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple - are testifying on thei...
Jio investment first, biggest of India investment plans: Google CEO Sundar Pichai
Pichai, announcing the partnership with Reliance Jio on Wednesday added, more work needs to be done to provide digital access to billions of Indians who still don't own a smartphone. Google and Jio Platforms have entered into a commercial agreement to jointly develop an entry-level affordable smartphone with optimizations to the Android operating system and the Play Store.
India seeks to limit Facebook, Amazon, Google dominance over online data
The document named U.S. giants Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc., Uber Technologies Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google as the beneficiaries of first-mover advantages and network effects that have “left many new entrants and start-ups being squeezed and faced with significant entry barriers.”
Coronavirus Pandemic: Google extends work from home through June next year
Google had said in May it would begin reopening more offices globally as early as June this year, but most Google employees would likely work from home until the end of this year.
From education to small businesses, inside Google's new India blueprint
This is a clear sign of the internet giant's intent to up its India game by several notches. The main objective appears to be getting a firm grip on India's digital space. Google sees a huge opportunity in Digital India and is excited by it, Pichai said.
Google to invest $10 billion in India, will use money to up digital stake
Pichai did not confirm or deny rumours of stake acquisition talks in Reliance Jio or Vodafone-Idea and said the company will continue to build products out of India which will be scaled up globally like Google Pay.
Another cheque for Ambani? Google in advanced talks to invest $4 billion in Reliance Jio: Reports
Google is in advanced talks to buy a stake in Reliance Industries digital arm Jio Platforms, according to a Bloomberg report. The search gia...