Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:33:01
News Corp CEO rails at 'dysfunctional' online environment
News Corp's chief executive on Thursday took a swipe at Google and Facebook for fostering a "dysfunctional" and "debased" online environment which harms the news media and responsible journalism.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:49:31
Smart home unit Nest is spun back into Google
Google is taking back Nest, the smart home unit of parent firm Alphabet, as part of an effort by the tech giant to battle rivals like Amazon and its Alexa digital assistant.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 06:39:40
Google parent hit by higher costs, names new chairman
Google parent company Alphabet on Thursday reported a quarterly loss to set aside funds to pay taxes on repatriated profits, and named a new chairman to replace outgoing Eric Schmidt.
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 06:49:48
Google invests in ride-hailing app GO-JEK
Google has said it has invested in ride-hailing app GO-JEK, a leading Indonesian startup that offers online motorcycle and car taxi services, as well as other services such as food delivery and mobile payments.
Sun, 28 Jan 2018 15:59:15
Google doodle celebrates Princess Sirindhorn bird
Google has celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first sighting of the Princess Sirindhorn bird with a specially designed doodle.
Sat, 27 Jan 2018 06:12:00
Soros to Google and Facebook: 'Your days are numbered'
Billionaire investor George Soros launched a scathing attack on tech giants at the Davos summit on Thursday, calling them monopolies that could be manipulated by authoritarians to subvert democracy.
Sat, 27 Jan 2018 09:05:00
Running to help refugees
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and Google invite Bangkok residents and tourists to take part in the “YouTube Run for UNHCR”, which is being held on February 18 at Rama IX Park in Bangkok.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:32:26
YouTube tightens rules to keep content ‘clean’
SEOUL - Google will be manually screening popular, high-view YouTube videos before attaching ads to ensure 'clean' environment online.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:40:00
UNHCR, Google sponsor charity run for refugees
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has joined Google Thailand to organise a charity run to raise funds to help the UN refugee agency to tackle refugee crises.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:26:40
LG adds Google AI in 'smart home' push
Consumer electronics titan LG on Monday proclaimed this year a "tipping point" for smart homes, pushing hard into artificial intelligence and building Google Assistant into a smart speaker.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:14:29
Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer
A Google engineer who was fired after writing a memo defending the gender gap in Silicon Valley tech jobs as a matter of biology has sued his former employer for discrimination.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Jerusalem move has cost more than a dozen lives already
Andy Leitner is not telling the truth when he says that all Palestinians have adequate healthcare in Israel. I urge readers to google “WHO: Launch of right to health in Palestine” and learn the truth.
Mon, 25 Dec 2017 11:47:15
Google suspected of underreporting income in Korea
Google Korea reported less than 20 percent of its actual sales generated in Korea, according to local media reports Friday, prompting calls for the US search giant to properly disclose its sales and pay taxes here.
Mon, 25 Dec 2017 11:35:43
Google removes content for Vietnam
HANOI - Vietnamese Government has so far requested Google to block and delete about 5,000 clips with bad content on YouTube, which is one of Google’s subsidiaries. Of which, 4,500 clips were erased from YouTube.
Mon, 25 Dec 2017 01:00:00
The race for AI talent intensifies
Google is opening an artificial intelligence (AI) centre in Beijing, the first of its kind in Asia.