Two Nitkians get top job offers from Google

Saturday, May 19th, 2018

Mangaluru: Two students of the country’s premier technical institute NIT-K, Surathkal have been offered the Google India’s highest salary package per annum. It’s the highest salary package (Rs 34.1 lakh per annum) in the history of this institution and as well as the region. Anand Rao H and Mohit Reddy are both students of the […]

Google, Facebook, Twitter eye Rs 500-crore social media poll pie

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
Social Media

New Delhi: As political parties throng social networking platforms to woo voters, internet giants like Google, Facebook and Twitter are looking for their slice of an estimated Rs 500-crore digital spending pie for this Lok Sabha polls. Out of the 814 million Indians eligible to vote in this elections, more than 200 million are estimated […]

Google’s new eyeglass

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
Google Glass

New Delhi : Google Glass, Google’s new eyeglass mounted computing device, is now real. It is one of the most awaited gadgets in the last one year as it takes wearable computing to a whole new level. But what exactly is Google Glass? Why is it attracting all this attention? Most people may regard it […]

Google celebrates its 14th birthday with a chocolate cake doodle

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

New Delhi : Today, the search engine turned 14. In keeping with tradition, Google has posted a birthday Doodle in form a chocolate birthday cake that reads “Google” both before and after the birthday cake is carved up. The cake has 14 candles placed on it. Last year the company turned its home page into […]

Microsoft challenges Google with ‘Bing It On’ TV campaign

Friday, September 7th, 2012

San Francisco: Microsoft has launched a nationwide campaign called ‘Bing It On’ in the US, trying to show web users the quality of its Bing search engine is better than Google’s. The software company unveiled the site where users can input five search queries and the unbranded search results of Bing and Google will […]

Northeast exodus Government may take legal action against Twitter

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

New Delhi: The government has threatened to take legal action against social networking sites like Twitter who have refused to cooperate in the crackdown on web pages carrying inflammatory messages against Indians from the Northeast. Facebook and YouTube have already confirmed the government’s suspicion that inflammatory messages were uploaded from Pakistan. Speaking  the Telecom Secretary […]

Delhi HC directs Google to delete offensive material on Ravishanker Guruji

Friday, May 11th, 2012
Ravishanker Guruji

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed Google to delete the offensive write-up against Ravishanker Guruji of Art of Living that has appeared on a blog, within the next 36 hours. The Court which took up for hearing the defamation suit file by followers of Sri Ravishanker Guruji has also served a notice to […]

Delhi court asks websites to remove objectionable material by Feb.6

Sunday, December 25th, 2011

New Delhi : A Delhi Metropolitan magistrate’s court has told representatives of 21 social networking sites, including Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Yahoo and Youtube, to remove all derogatory content by February 6, 2012. Taking cognizance of a private criminal complaint, Metropolitan Magistrate (MM) Sudesh Kumar had issued summons to the web site representatives on Friday to […]

Google+ enters social websites to break Facebook monopoly

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
google Vs facebook

USA: The Google is getting ready to break the monopoly of Facebook in social website world. It is trying to crush the popularity of Facebook, by its new product Google plus. The scientists working at Google were asking people to go round Google plus. People will increase mutual contacts on “online” now. The social websites […]