Meet the 10 startups selected for Google's Launchpad Accelerator India programme

Kavya Kothiyal

As part of the sixth edition of its Launchpad Accelerator India, search giant Google has announced the first batch of 10 startups ....

31 August, 2018

Google steps up AI efforts in India with eye on data monetisation

Anirban Ghoshal

Google on Tuesday said it is stepping up efforts on artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to find solutions to ....

28 August, 2018
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Google's accelerator programme wants Indian startups to solve local problems

Anand J

Google's Launchpad Accelerator is steadily expanding its scope and reach to help Indian startups solve local problems, the ....

16 May, 2018

Google’s social gaming startup will use phone numbers to create accounts

Anirban Ghoshal

Google is working on building a social-gaming startup, which will look to onboard users based on their phone numbers, Bloomberg ....

3 May, 2018

How Google plans to better translate Indian languages using little or no data

Anirban Ghoshal

Google is working on a new translation and machine learning model for languages with limited or no data sets to train the neural ....

6 March, 2018

Google, Tata Trusts to expand digital literacy programme

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Google and Tata Trusts, the charitable organisations of the Tata group, are expanding their Internet Saathi programme ....

8 February, 2018
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YouTube users can now watch more Indian language content

Priya Singh

The world's largest video platform YouTube will provide more content in local Indian languages. Based on users' history, YouTube ....

8 December, 2016

Twitter's India head Rishi Jaitly quits

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based micro-blogging platform Twitter Inc's India head Rishi Jaitly is leaving the firm after a four-year stint, amidst reports ....

1 November, 2016

Google brings new Chromecast, Chromecast audio to India

Nishant Sharma

Technology giant Google on Wednesday launched its new Chromecast and Chromecast Audio devices in India at Rs 3,399 each, more ....

20 April, 2016

Google to crop Picasa

Nishant Sharma

Picasa's journey has finally reached an end with Google Inc announcing it will shut down the photo editing software, and will ....

15 February, 2016
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Google aims to connect everyday devices with new operating system Brillo

Priyanka Sahay

Search engine giant Google has unveiled Brillo, an operating system that allows developers and manufacturers to build connectivity ....

29 May, 2015

Google India brings 76 new historical sites on 'Street View'

Anand Rai

In addition to heritage sites like the Taj Mahal and Humayun's tomb, starting today, visitors will be able to virtually visit ....

1 August, 2014

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

Gautam Gandhi

2012 was a great year for technology and the internet in India. We witnessed the rise (and fall) of many e-commerce companies. ....

21 January, 2013

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

Sainul K

Mobile phones are increasingly becoming the most preferred platform for Indians to search for finance-related information, with ....

12 October, 2012

Google launches maps navigation service, traffic info in India

Nandana Das

Google India has launched maps navigation service in India. Additionally it has also launched live traffic information in the ....

5 September, 2012

Digirati: Top 25 powerful people in Indian digital business

Team TC & Anand Rai & Sonam Gulati

They provide smart insights into hot trends and create strategies that redefine businesses. They innovate opportunities for themselves ....

15 June, 2012

Trends In Content Consumption On Smartphones From Google India

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde

Smartphones sales will overtake PC sales by middle of 2012 and this has huge implications in the way content will be consumed ....

17 January, 2012

Google India Head Rajan Anandan Joins ASCI Board

Bhawna Gupta

A self-regulatory voluntary organization of the advertising industry Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) has appointed ....

21 November, 2011

Working Closely With Game Developers To Tap Growth: Ibibo CEO Ashish Kashyap

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

Social gaming with a local flavour has become a huge rage among Indian Internet users, thanks to ibibo.com. Set up in 2007 by ....

4 October, 2011

Innovation, Not Replication, Needed For E-com Success

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

The e-commerce sector in India has already received funding in excess of $250 million this year. And this amount can easily cross ....

23 August, 2011

Web Must Be More Social, Like We Live Offline: Google India MD Rajan Anandan

Preethi J

Rajan Anandan, one of the top technology leaders and visionaries in India, moved from Microsoft India's sales, marketing and services ....

5 August, 2011