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Google faces class action lawsuit over gender-based pay discrimination

It seems all is not well with Google. A new class-action lawsuit filed by its former three employees suggest that career opportunity and pay equality is not same for women employees when compared to its male counterpart within the organization. […]

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Google For Jobs starts rolling out

Job hunting has always been one tedious job for job seekers, but Google is here to make this easy. With a new feature called as Google for Jobs, Google is trying to turn its search engine into an employment engine too. Google […]

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Google fixes the sophisticated Google Docs Phishing Scam

The Google Docs Phishing Scam that was making rounds on the internet and also spreading wildly has been fixed by Google. Google mentioned on its Twitter account that they have taken action against the Google Docs phishing scam. According to […]

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Web version of Google Earth made available by Google

Google has released the web version of Google Earth and its own home page. According to the Google team, the new version of Google Earth is a whole new experience of exploring the world. The new version is not a […]

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Google Brazil domain was hijacked

One of the most visited website addresses in Brazil – Google.com.br was hacked by a lone hacker few days ago.  The individual going by the online handle of “Kuroi’SH’ managed to gain unauthorized access through DNS hijacking. The same person […]

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Microsoft gets hit by Windows hack from Russia

Microsoft, recently, made a statement that their Windows operating system was hit by a newly discovered flaw that had been responsible for cyber attacks in the past. The company claims these attacks come from the same group that was previously linked to […]

Google launches blog.google; a central destination for all Google blogs

Seeking consolidation of its various online blog services under a central destination, Google unveiled Keyword. Blog.google’s Keyword is a new all-in-one source for the latest news updates and stories from inside Google. Blog.google Keyword Keyword is a new platform from […]

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Microsoft joins AI non-profit partnership with Google and Facebook

Artificial Intelligence in general, has been one of the most promising technologies that are currently blooming. Microsoft has been working quite a lot on this front and Project Oxford is one of its endeavor. AI is currently being used to […]

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Google Drive introduces new Keep As Separate File feature

Google has introduced a new feature called Keep As Separate File in Google Drive. A major problem faced by many Google service users while backing up and synchronizing files is the unnecessary duplication of the files. The problem is primarily […]

Outlook.com adds support for Google Drive and Facebook photos

Outlook.com today announced that it is extending its cloud storage compatibility options by adding support for Google Drive, and also adding the option of sharing Facebook photos right from their app/website. Outlook.com’s support for Google Drive Outlook has had OneDrive […]

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Pokémon Go is a serious threat to user’s Google account

The recently released Pokémon Go (released on July 6th, 2016), is the latest sensation amongst the video game players. Gamers across the US are downloading the game. However, this free-to-play and augmented reality mobile game is causing a serious threat […]

Google tracks every movement of its users, says report

No user is free from online tracking! The Internet giant – Google was embroiled in several controversies over the issue of tracking its users which raised many concerns over privacy of users who carry their smartphones with them. Our Smartphones […]

Outlook Mobile, a good alternative to Mailbox, says Microsoft

The Mailbox app is closing today, and Microsoft suggests to shift to Outlook Mobile. Moreover, Microsoft promises to add some key features of Mailbox app to Outlook Mobile. Over 30 million users have been using The Mailbox App as their […]

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You can now log into Gmail with Outlook or Yahoo account

Good news for the non-Gmail users, as they can now log into Gmail account with Outlook or Yahoo account with all features offered by Gmail. The new feature is called as Gmailify. With this feature, users can enjoy Gmail features such […]

Google has finally put an end to Picasa. Long live Google Photos

After what seems like forever, Google is finally putting an end to Picasa. This is a big move, and a smart one since it doesn’t make much sense for the search giant to invest its time in two different photo […]

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Google to dump Flash ads and go 100% HTML5

On Feb 09, 2016, Google announced that it will no longer display Flash ads on AdWords as well as on DoubleClick Digital Marketing. Google display ads now go 100% HTML5. Google announced about this on Google+, where it also encourages […]

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Google offers 2GB Extra Space on Safe Internet Day

Safe Internet Day is here again and Google is again offering additional 2GB space in your Google Drive. All you need to do is to complete a Security Checkup of your privacy settings and you get the free 2GB of […]

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Avast reprimanded by Google for weakening browser security

The common belief is that security products from big brands like Avast make browsers secure, even if free. This belief fades to some extent if the latest report from Google on security product is to be believed. Google, recently reported […]

No more Deceptive Download Buttons, says Google

No more Deceptive Download buttons, says Google! Google Safe Browsing, launched around eight years back is now targeting the fake and deceptive download buttons. Regardless of the web browser, you are using, Google’s Safe Browsing technology will now warn you […]

Microsoft pushing to have Node.js support ChakraCore JavaScript engine

Microsoft is making a big push by going after Google’s V8, the JavaScript engine that powers Google Chrome and several apps on the web. According to the software giant, it had requested to have its own engine, ChakraCore, run alongside […]

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Google paid $6006 to a student who owned Google.com for a minute

Google has disclosed the amount paid to security researchers around the world who participated in company’s security awards program to find security flaws and bugs within Google. However, one reward that company would have been embarrassed to give was the […]

Microsoft no longer throws money into anti-Google firm, FairSearch

Microsoft is making a big move by slowly moving away from FairSearch, the anti-Google watchdog that is behind a lot of the antitrust cases that have bemoaned the search giant in recent years. Microsoft has used FairSearch in both the […]

Google offers Free, High-Speed Wi-Fi to Railway Commuters in India

A study reveals, more than the combined population of the whole of Australia travel daily via Indian Railways in India. As such, Indian Railways have become a lifeline of India. People spend more time at stations looking for the ways […]

Brotli is the new Compression Algorithm for Chrome and Firefox

Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will soon be faster than they are now.  Soon we will see a change in its speed as a new compression algorithm called Brotli will find its place in these two browsers. In comparison to […]

Google starts replacing Gmail by Inbox

Logged in to your Gmail account lately? Got the pop-up notification saying, “Thanks for trying Inbox”? Relax, that’s the new experimental service from Google which will supposedly replace Gmail, the email service. As users log-in to their Gmail account, they […]

Google Site Status section will now display more info about site warnings

With the increase in online activities, attackers are getting smarter and disguising themselves in different avatars to attack the user. Google has launched a new Site Status section in the Transparency report which will let you know why the website […]

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Google and Microsoft end their war over Intellectual Property

The two software giants, Microsoft and Google Inc. finally decide to give their war over Intellectual property a break. As per the report on Business Finance News, the two software giants have called truce on their tiff. The report says, […]