What Google CEO Sundar Pichai Said On Payment App Tez

A day after Google launched its new digital payment app "Tez" in India, the company's Indian-born CEO Sundar Pichai on Tuesday tweeted it will help India move closer to digital transformation. "We hope that the launch of @TezByGoogle will help take India one step closer to your vision of @_DigitalIndia,"...

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Apple iOS 11 is coming to these devices on 19 September: How to upgrade and what to expect

At the tenth year anniversary of the launch of the iconic iPhone, Apple revealed details on the availability of the public release of iOS 11. The new iPhone models will all ship with iOS 11 out of the box. Users with compatible iOS devices will be able to download iOS 11 from 19 September onwards.The...

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8 Google Maps tricks you should know

Google has become an integral part of people’s lives as it offers products and services which remain unmatched. In fact, a world without Google would send shivers down the spine of most people.Here are 8 Google Maps tricks you should know:Offline mapsThe advantage of having Google Maps is that you can download...

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The Pirate Bay is looking at alternative ways to get revenue

Infamous torrent website The Pirate Bay has added a cryptocurrency miner on its website. According to a report by TorrentFreak, the website confirmed that it is testing a miner ‘for a short period’. The miner that is being tested is likely to one of the new ways for the website to generate revenue....

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Gab.ai, sues Google for anti-trust violation on the grounds of rejecting its app

Free-speech social media platform Gab.ai has sued Google, saying the technology giant has violated federal antitrust laws by rejecting its app from the Google Play Store.In the lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania federal court, Gab alleged that "Google deprives competitors, on a discriminatory basis, of access...

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Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL to Be Launched On October 4, Google Teases

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL launch date is October 4, according to a new teaser by the company, thought it hasn't shared many details. In its teaser on the Made by Google site, the company simply says, "Thinking about changing phones? Stay tuned for more on October 4." While this does not name them,...

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Malicious Apps Found on Google Play Charging Premium Fees for Fake Services

Research firm Check Point has identified as many as 50 malicious apps on Google Play that charge premium fees to its users without their knowledge for fake services. These apps have been downloaded between 1 million to 4.2 million times on Google Play, and have infected at least 5,000 devices so far....

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Meet the Woman Who Is Making Google, Apple Bleed Billions

If the critics of Silicon Valley needed a leader, many would turn to Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, the EU's top antitrust regulator.Around the world, authorities and governments now look to the elegant Dane who in June slapped Google with a record 2.4-billion-euro fine for illegally favouring its shopping...

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Google to launch mobile payment service in India – report

Alphabet Inc's Google plans to introduce a localised digital payment service in India as early as next week, technology website TechCrunch reported, citing a report from news site The Ken.The payment service, called Google 'Tez', will offer payment options beyond the existing ones like Google Wallet...

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WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton to Leave Company

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton is leaving the team to pursue a non-profit organisation "at the intersection of nonprofit, technology and communications." Acton and Ukrainian immigrant Jan Koum co-founded WhatsApp, which is now the biggest messaging app in the world with over a billion users globally....

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