Tag: Google

Google expands its African startup initiatives

Alphabet is committing to training another 1 million students under its Digital Skills for Africa program in the next 12 months, the company said at events in Southern Africa’s three most populous cities — Lagos, Nairobi, and Johannesburg. The commitment follows the company’s 1 million mark milestone reached earlier this year and follows the opening of […]

Google strengthens Android relationship with Intel in IoT

Intel may have cut ties with Android on smartphones and tablets, but the company’s partnership with Google on Android for the internet of things is growing stronger. Google’s Android Things, a slimmed down version of Android for smart devices, will be coming to Intel’s Joule 570x computer board. The combination will allow makers to cook […]

Google Receives 3 Million ‘Pirate Link’ Takedown Requests Everyday: Report

search large Google has been receiving many DMCA takedown requests from copyright holders within the past two years. Google claims that it currently offers with as many as 3 million ‘pirate’ hyperlinks every single day. The takedown requests have especially multiplied lately, and have quadrupled within the beyond two years. Torrentfreak reveals that during 2014, […]

Facebook, Google, Microsoft Agree to Work With Bangladesh Over ‘Inappropriate Content’: Minister

fb, Google, and Microsoft have agreed to work with Bangladesh authorities over “beside the point content material” at the net, the Parliament become instructed on Sunday amidst a sequence of brutal killings through Islamists of secular bloggers and minorities. talking at a question-and-solution consultation, state Minister for Telecoms Tarana Halim stated that no longer only […]

Google Glass-Based Startup Raises $17 Million in Funding

Augmedix, a startup that makes use of Alphabet’s Google Glass to offer documentation services to docs and different healthcare workers, said on Monday it had closed a $17 million (more or less Rs. 113 crores) investment round led by way of investment company Redmile group. Augmedix’s personnel transcribe medical doctors’ notes and update patients’ digital […]

Google Plans to Be Ahead of Apple With New App Revenue Sharing Model: Report

ahead of Apple’s annual WWDC developer conference, Apple’s Senior vice president Phil Schiller found out new revenue-sharing version for apps. In its new strategy, Apple stated it’s going to observe the usual 70 and 30 percentage break up; although this may exchange for developers who will offer subscription of a carrier to users with over […]