11 Dec 2014
LONDON: Google said it was closing its news-linking service in Spain next week due to new legislation under which publishers can charge search engines for using their content.
13 Dec 2014
Madrid: Spain's main web-surfers' association warned today that national media will lose huge internet traffic when Google shuts its Google News operation next week in protest at being made to pay for content, while newspapers called for talks to prevent the closure.
19 Aug 2015
New York: Facebook now accounts for more of the traffic to news sites than Google, according to latest results. Links shared on Facebook and Twitter have become a crucial source of incoming traffic, and have been vying with search as a source of new readers for some time, said results from the analytics firm Parse.Ly.
03 Aug 2015
London: Despite its growing popularity, half of the most popular news on micro-blogging site Twitter are still not being covered by traditional news media sources, researchers report.
23 Jun 2015
New Delhi: US technology giant Google Inc launched its News Lab in a new effort to empower innovation at the intersection of technology and media and to collaborate with journalists and entrepreneurs to help build the future of media.
12 Aug 2016
Moscow: Russia's anti-monopoly watchdog said on Thursday it has fined technology giant Google 438 million rubles ($6.7 million) for violating competition law.
04 Aug 2016
New York: Technology giant Google has released a new application specially designed for children to let them explore the Himalayas using maps, 3D imagery and gameplay, a media report said.
01 Aug 2016
New York: Technology giant Google has rolled out a feature in Google Search that would notify you whenever your name is mentioned on the web, anywhere in the world, a report said.
25 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Google is all set to introduce Wi-Fi only mode for its Maps app. The new notifications for mass transit delays, apart from new toggle, might be available. The Maps v9.32 is required to be installed for the use of the feature.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Targeting the significant Hindi-speaking population in India, search engine giant Google has rolled out a new tab on Google Search for mobilephones that shows results both in English and Hindi at the same time.