Wikipedia plans search engine to rival Google, Bing

17 Feb 2016

The Wikimedia Foundation says it will be “the internet’s first transparent search engine” - but Wikipedia volunteers are hurt by the secrecy surrounding the project, and feel they have been kept out of the loop

Google won’t participate in US spectrum auction

15 Feb 2016

Indian net users more conscious about online safety: Google India

11 Feb 2016

Google adds enhanced safety feature to Gmail

10 Feb 2016

US regulator allows computer to drive

10 Feb 2016

In a step that brings driver-less cars closer to commercial production, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration told Google that it will interpret 'driver' as referring to the self-driving system, and not to any of the vehicle occupants

New stock grant makes Google’s Pichai top-paid CEO

09 Feb 2016

Alphabet seeks wireless charging for self-driving cars

06 Feb 2016

Google software engineer designs ‘smart mirror’ powered by Android

05 Feb 2016

Google Safe Browsing to alert users on unsafe sites

05 Feb 2016

Google shuts Google Play for ad-blockers

05 Feb 2016

Google testing self-driven cars in Wahington

04 Feb 2016

Google pioneer Amit Singhal retires; Giannandrea to take over

04 Feb 2016

Amit Singhal, who joined Google in 2000, two years after the company was founded, will be replaced by John Giannandrea, the vice president of engineering who heads the search giant's efforts in machine learning

Berkeley students sue Google for privacy breach

02 Feb 2016

Four students and alumni from the University of California-Berkely have sued Google alleging that the company - which runs the university’s email accounts - illegally intercepted and scanned emails for advertising purposes without students’ knowledge or consent

Gmail is Google’s 7th service to hit 1-bn user mark

02 Feb 2016

Gmail follows six other Google products — Android, Chrome, Maps, Search, YouTube and the Google Play Store — each of which currently has a billion plus users, says CEO Sundar Pichai

Alphabet pips Apple as world’s most valuable firm

02 Feb 2016

Google’s holding company Alphabet has shown the result of financial tightening under new CFO Ruth Porat by beating Apple in market value during after-hours trading on Monday though its grip on the top spot is tenuous and could change again today

Secret Google project to deliver 5G internet via drones

30 Jan 2016

Google’ Project Skybender is located in a small town in New Mexico, where it is developing drone-based technology that could deliver internet at 40 times the speed of current 4G LTE network systems

Google to pay £130 mn in UK back taxes

25 Jan 2016

Mumbai Central becomes first railway station to offer free Google Wifi!

23 Jan 2016

Google paid Apple $1 bn to be default search bar in 2014

22 Jan 2016

Court documents from Oracle's copyright lawsuit against Google reveal that the internet search giant paid around $1 billion to Apple in 2014 for making its search bar the default option on iOS

Pakistan unblocks YouTube after nearly three years

19 Jan 2016

Google creates new virtual reality computing division

15 Jan 2016

Google-Lenovo to launch Tango smartphone at $500

08 Jan 2016

Google’s much-awaited Project Tango will finally hit stores as a $500 Lenovo smartphone, the two companies announced at the ‘CES in 2016’ in Las Vegas on Thursday

Google working on password-free login

23 Dec 2015

Google in talks with Ford Motor to help build driver-less cars

23 Dec 2015

Google CEO Sundar Pichai meets PM; Project Loon is on

18 Dec 2015