Google Employee’s Anti-Diversity Letter Sparks Outrage

Google executives have condemned the controversial document that has been circulating inside the IT giant. Google diversity vice president Danielle Brown and engineering VP Ari Balogh addressed the document in separate messages to Google employees, according to CNN. Brown and Balogh criticized

Google fined a record $2.7 billion by the EU for manipulating search results

Google has been hit with a record-breaking €2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) fine by the European Union for breaking antitrust law, reports with reference to The Verge. The decision follows a seven-year investigation into the US company’s search algorithms, which ended with

What to do if you’ve been affected by the massive Google Doc hack

A massive, sophisticated phishing campaign has been shut down by Google after a large number of accounts were targeted, it is believed, reports with reference to Metro. The hack has been successful as it appears so genuine, posing as an email

Google Kitty Hawk flying car will be available this year

Google co-founder Larry Page's mysterious flying cars will be available to buy by the end of this year, according to MailOnline. The billionaire's company Kitty Hawk has officially launched after months of rumours and speculation. Kitty Hawk president Sebastian Thrun, who co-created Google's self-driving

Google partners with Howard University to teach black coders

Google is ramping up efforts to promote diversity in Silicon Valley by launching a programme to recruit students from a historically black university, reports with reference to Independent. The technology giant this week said that it is partnering with Howard University, a historically black university in Washington

Facebook and Nokia to set transatlantic internet traffic for massive boost

Facebook and Nokia have teamed up to send record-breaking amounts of data thousands of miles across the Atlantic Ocean. In recent tests, a new type of optical digital signal processing technology from Nokia Bell Labs achieved a capacity that’s roughly 2.5 times

Singularity Will Happen by 2029 – Ray Kurzweil

Of his 147 predictions since the 1990s, Kurzweil has kept an astonishing accuracy rate of 86 percent. Earlier this week, at the SXSW Conference in Austin, Texas, Kurzweil made yet another prediction: the technological singularity will happen sometime in the next

Google’s artificial intelligence can diagnose cancer faster than human doctors

Making the decision on whether or not a patient has cancer usually involves trained professionals meticulously scanning tissue samples over weeks and months. But an artificial intelligence (AI) program owned by Alphabet, Google's parent company, may be able to do it much,

Google introduces Android Wear 2.0 fitness platform

Google's revamped smartwatch operating system improves upon many of the problems that plagued Android Wear watches for the past two and a half years. As Dan Graziano made a review the Google’s Android Wear 2.0 watch platform for Cnet. Here is the review: “The

7-year-old girl asked Google for a job – and got a personal response from CEO Sundar Pichai

Chloe Bridgewater, age 7, sent Google a handwritten letter noting her computer skills and expressing interest in working at a place that provides bean-bag chairs and go-karts for their employees, reports with reference to Daily Mail Online.