Google defends Gmail data sharing

Alphabet's Google stops short of fully addressing questions from US senators about developers who break its e-mail-scanning rules.

4 Sep

Clash of the tech titans in India

Google retains only a slight lead over Facebook in the competition for digital ad dollars in the crucial India market.

29 Aug

Trump accuses Google of search bias

US president Donald Trump alleges Google's search engine promotes negative news articles and hides "fair media" coverage of him.

28 Aug

Google's Datally saves some data for emergencies

The data-saving app created by Google last year now has two new features that make sure users have data in times of emergency.

27 Aug

Google Africa accelerator welcomes 11 start-ups

The second group of African start-ups will take part in the three-month Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme, which starts today in Nigeria.

Aug 21, 2018

Lawsuit alleges Google tracks phone users

A lawsuit claims Google illegally tracks the movements of millions of iPhone and Android phone users even when they use a privacy setting.

Aug 20, 2018

Google wants to keep it cool with AI

The tech giant will let artificial intelligence make autonomous data centre cooling decisions in its centres around the globe.

Aug 16, 2018

Smartphone time guzzles up one full day a week

BankMyCell finds smartphone owners use their devices for nearly three hours a day.

Aug 13, 2018

Android 9 release as easy as Pie

Google's latest iteration of the Android operating system is said to be as easy as Pie

Jul 27, 2018

Nigerians get free WiFi hotspots thanks to Google

As part of its effort to increase its presence in Africa's most populous nation, Google launches free WiFi hotspots in Nigeria.


Beware: Clouds could be the new silos

The true cloud is multi-cloud and open. Make sure you don't get locked in, advises Dell EMC's Sham Hasan.

Jul 25, 2018

New Google cloud platform focuses on hybrid

The tech giant announces its new Cloud Services Platform, which helps developers better manage a hybrid cloud set-up.

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