WhatsApp fallout: Govt flags risks to payments through social media companies
Centre reaching out to RBI, NPCI to discuss safety features, delaying WhatsApp payment feature launch.
'Quantum supremacy' and the threat it poses to data storage, digital economy
Encryption has made the use of data safe. Will 'quantum supremac...
HCL Tech sets up dedicated unit for Google Cloud, to have 5,000-strong team
This will be the largest dedicated team from an IT services provi...
Google India revenues more than halved to Rs 4,147 crore
Revenue, however, more than halved to Rs 4,147 crore during the fiscal year, from Rs 9,337 crore in the previous year. The local unit of the US search giant said revenue slipped due to the adoption of Ind-AS accounting standards.
Google ups its game, changes search engine to take into account the deeper meanings of words
Google is paying more attention to the small words in your searches.
Absence of Google apps hurting Huawei the most: Report
According to a Financial Times report quoting a senior Huawei executive, the company hasn't been successful in finding replacements for Google apps which are very popular on Android devices across the globe.
What's with the doctors? Netizens are turning to strangers on Reddit for STD diagnosis
1 in 5 requests come from users trying to get a second opinion, after consulting a doctor.
PhonePe FY19 loss surges to Rs 1,905 crore
The company's losses stood at Rs 791.03 crore for the year ended March 2018, as per regulatory documents.
Inside the high-stakes race to build the world’s first flying taxi
Lilium, which has raised more than $100 million from investors, illustrates the high-wire act of the companies trying to live up to the hype. At least 20 companies are in the market, which Morgan Stanley estimates will top $850 billion by 2040.
Digital tax on MNCs: India seeks changes in OECD math
The government wants a more balanced principle for the taxation based on place of revenue generation.
Pegasus may have spread its tentacles into several apps
Cybersecurity firms have in the past found the Pegasus software in both the Apple and Android operating systems. WhatsApp said the number of infected users may go up from the current estimate of 1,400, as more people come forward.
French media take Google to competition regulator over copyright
The APIG press alliance, which groups dozens of national, regional and local newspapers, said it would also press the French government to take action against the US internet giant.
Apple pledges 2.5 billion dollars to ease California housing crisis
Apple has committed 2.5 billion dollars to ease California's housing crisis. The money eclipsing similar pledges by fellow Silicon Valley gi...
Google Pay net jumps 83% to Rs 33 lakh
The firm also reported a jump of 100% in its net revenue, which has reached Rs 3.8 crore against Rs 1.9 crore a year ago.
Twitter's move to ban political advertising unlikely to impact India: Campaigners, advertisers
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently said the company was banning political advertising as internet political advertising presents new challenges to civic discourse including unchecked misleading information and deep fakes at an increasing velocity and overwhelming scale.
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