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YouTube users can now watch more Indian language content

Thursday, December 8, 2016 | More »

The world’s largest video platform YouTube will provide more content in local Indian languages. Based on users’ history, YouTube will automatically identify the preferred language and suggest more content on the homepage of users, it said in a statement. Starting on Thursday, YouTube will show m...

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Twitter’s India head Rishi Jaitly quits

US-based micro-blogging platform Twitter Inc’s India head Rishi Jaitly is leaving the firm after a four-year stint, amidst reports of a potential sale of the company. Jaitly, who is at the helm of Twitter’s India operations as vice president of Asia Pacific and Middle East businesses, revealed o...

1 November, 2016 | More »


Google brings new Chromecast, Chromecast audio to India

Technology giant Google on Wednesday launched its new Chromecast and Chromecast Audio devices in India at Rs 3,399 each, more than six months after their global rollout. Chromecast is a dongle that allows streaming of audio and video content on a high-definition television or audio system via WiFi o...

20 April, 2016 | More »


Google to crop Picasa

Picasa‘s journey has finally reached an end with Google Inc announcing it will shut down the photo editing software, and will redirect users to try Google Photos for all their photo editing and sharing needs. The internet giant will start rolling out the changes from May 1. “After much thoug...

15 February, 2016 | More »


Google aims to connect everyday devices with new operating system Brillo

Search engine giant Google has unveiled Brillo, an operating system that allows developers and manufacturers to build connectivity in devices, collectively called as the Internet of Things (IoT). Speaking at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco, senior VP Sundar Pichai described Brillo as “A...

29 May, 2015 | More »


Google India brings 76 new historical sites on ‘Street View’

In addition to heritage sites like the Taj Mahal and Humayun’s tomb, starting today, visitors will be able to virtually visit far-flung historical sites such as the Ellora Caves and Kangra Fort in India, at the click of a button. Google is releasing new 360-degree online imagery of 76 historic...

1 August, 2014 | More »


Top technology predictions for India in 2013, according to Google’s Gandhi

2012 was a great year for technology and the internet in India. We witnessed the rise (and fall) of many e-commerce companies. Many of us made our first true e-commerce purchase (and no, not airline tickets) with cash on delivery, and many more will make theirs in 2013. A big congratulations to Flip...

21 January, 2013 | More »


Finance-related queries on the Internet growing 43% year on year

Mobile phones are increasingly becoming the most preferred platform for Indians to search for finance-related information, with mobile queries growing three times faster than desktop searches, according to a Google report on the financial services industry. As per the data, one out of 10 finance-rel...

12 October, 2012 | More »

Google launches maps navigation service, traffic info in India

Google India has launched maps navigation service in India. Additionally it has also launched live traffic information in the map service, which will be available in six Indian cities and their surrounding suburbs namely, Bengaluru, Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Pune and Hyderabad. The development was...

5 September, 2012 | More »


Digirati: Top 25 powerful people in Indian digital business

They provide smart insights into hot trends and create strategies that redefine businesses. They innovate opportunities for themselves and others – writing some success stories that inspire awe. Meet the homegrown Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerbergs and Warren Buffetts who have made waves in the digital ...

15 June, 2012 | More »

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