28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: CBI has registered a preliminary enquiry (PE) against Internet giant Google over Mapathon 2013, an event organised by a US company, for allegedly violating laws by mapping sensitive areas and defence installations, prohibited by law.
27 Jul 2014
Washington: People prefer communicating good news via text and Twitter while bad news is shared through a more intrusive medium such as telephone, according to a new study.
24 Jul 2014
Sydney: Australian astronomers have developed a home-grown instrument called SAMI based on bundles of optical fibres that gives the first 'Google street view' of the cosmos.
25 Jul 2014
Washington: If you are tired of using mosquito repellents that appear ineffective nowadays there is good news for you. A new smartphone app can rescue you from that imminent bite.
23 Jul 2014
Google on Wednesday celebrated the opening of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, with a Doodle on its homepage.
22 Jul 2014
Jaipur: Search giant Google on Tuesday launched its Google Maps in Hindi seeking to make its navigation service more useful for users locally. Google Maps in Hindi will be available for desktop and android mobile phone users, who will be able to see Hindi names for cities, localities, important roads and routes as well as popular points of interest such as public parks and schools.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The paid news issue was raised in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by a BJP member who sought immediate disqualification of any member convicted of such malpractices, days after the Election Commission slapped a notice on former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan.
15 Jul 2014
Zurich: Swiss drug maker Novartis has joined hands with Google to develop "smart" contact lenses that monitors blood sugar levels and corrects vision.
18 Jul 2014
New York: In a surprise move, Google's Chief Business Officer India-born Nikesh Arora, regarded as among the top lieutenants at the Internet search giant, is leaving the company after almost 10 years.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In an effort to reach out to the tech-savvy young generation, BJP's students wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has launched its own mobile app.