The country's massive population of more than 1.3 billion, of which 730 million are currently connected online, is attractive to almost any enterprise looking to expand and scale. But, China is a big enough market for any local player to redesign a solution that's localized for its own demographic, making it hard for foreign start-ups to access.
Over 200 private AI-based companies have been acquired since 2012. Google leads the acquisitions with 11, way ahead of Apple, Facebook and Microsoft.
Addressing an audience of thousands of developers in Mountain View, California, Google executives delivered a broad-based update to their product portfolio which also included a slate of new features for the Google Home speaker, a job search tool and even a set of new virtual reality headsets.
The second most valued brand in India is mobile operator company Bharti Airtel with valuations of USD 7.7 billion. Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) ranks third with USD 6.8 billion.
"Today's Doodle illustrates how a rusty remnant can open up a skyful of knowledge and inspiration," Google said.
Researchers have said that some of the code used in Friday's ransomware, known as WannaCry software, was nearly identical to the code used by the Lazarus Group, a group of North Korean hackers who used a similar version for the devastating hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014 and the last year's hack of Bangladesh Central Bank.
Superintendent of Police (City) Kamal Kishore today said the FIR was registered under various sections of the IT Act on a complaint of lawyer Nand Kishore.
"The online gaming industry in India is expected to gain momentum and grow to USD 1 billion by 2021, from the current USD 360 million, at a growth rate of 20 per cent.
In his new role, Singh will lead the Twitter India team by driving an integrated business strategy and spearheading cross-functional collaboration, Twitter India said in a statement.
The key learning here for an investor from the patience Buffett is showing with the Berkshire riches is the willingness to wait for the right opportunity to buy rather than climb into a market rally.
Google said today that it would pay 306 million euros (USD 334 million) to settle a tax dispute in Italy, where it was under criminal investigation for booking profits generated in the country in Ireland.
WhatsApp was down in parts of India, Canada, the United States and Brazil, according to Reuters journalists. It affected people who use the service on Apple Inc's iOS operating system, Alphabet Inc's Android and Microsoft Corp's Windows mobile OS.
The company said the Surface laptop integrated with Windows 10 S is priced from $999 and will be available for pre-order starting Tuesday.
The Chromebook has gone from a standing start in 2011 to wild popularity in the market for education technology, which tech companies have traditionally viewed as a critical way to win over the next generation of users.
Pichai received a salary of USD 650,000 last year, slightly less than the USD 652,500 he earned in 2015. Alphabet's stock has soared this year, pushing it above a USD 600 billion market cap this week for the first time, the report said.
Powered by 'neural machine translation', users will be able to translate between English and nine widely-used Indian languages — Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Malayalam and Kannada.ff
The Fire TV Stick is Amazon’s answer to existing WiFi/Internet-enabled streaming devices such as Google Chromecast and Apple TV. Here’s a lowdown on what these gadgets are capable of.
“Look at Apple’s cash ($246.1 billion, as of the end of its last fiscal quarter). It can invest in anything. It would be ridiculous to not expect them to be around (in 2075). The same goes for Google and Facebook,” he added. Wozniak was speaking ahead of the Silicon Valley Comic Con (SVCC), which is themed as “The Future of Humanity: Where Will We Be in 2075?”
The agreement was announced today by Alexei Dostenko, deputy head of Russia's Federal Anti-Monopoly Service, according to Russian news reports.
Government investigators looking into how Google pays its employees have accused the tech giant of shortchanging women doing similar work to men.
The Google-funded startup has offered two-month salary to employees who have been asked to leave
The NGOs include Learning Equality (USD 500,000), Million Sparks Foundation (USD 1.2 million), Pratham Books StoryWeaver (USD 3.6 million), and Pratham Education Foundation (USD 3.1 million).
Since the fall, Google has been conducting extensive tests in India of YouTube Go, which allows users to save videos to watch offline and monitor their data use.
The Federal Trade Commission announced it filed a joint request with Amazon to withdraw a court challenge to an order from last year, which was similar to actions taken against Apple and Google for failing to get parental authorization for purchases made by minors in their respective app stores.
In the last five years, whenever interest in the keyword 'multibagger' has hit a peak, indicating rising euphoria around equities, markets tend to correct.