Apple Inc. (AAPL.O) and Alphabet Inc.’s (GOOGL.O) Google have come under attack by US senators united from both parties about the dominance of their mobile app stores and whether the companies abuse their power at the expense of smaller competitors.
The Wall Street Journal reported that Google and Facebook pledged to help one another if they ever faced an investigation into their pact to work together in online advertising.
Users across Asia, the west coast of the US and Europe are experiencing a major outage in Google’s cloud storage service Drive and its email platform Gmail.
Google is expanding the ability to use an Android phone as a physical two-factor authentication security key to include iOS devices.
Researchers have been experimenting with a novel way to eavesdrop on what you’re typing on your smartphone by listening to the interaction between your fingers and the screen.
Massoud Shadjareh, the founder of the Islamic Human Rights Commission, joined Radio Sputnik’s Loud & Clear Tuesday to discuss how Google’s decision to join the United States’ anti-Iran campaign and block the accounts of Iranian media outlets Press TV and Hispan TV sets a “dangerous precedent” for free speech.
Artificial intelligence (AI) came to help of Google and a team of astronomers to find two more hidden planets in the Kepler space telescope archive.
Google will add a new security feature to Chrome OS, the company’s web-based operating system that powers its Chromebooks devices. The new feature, named USBGuard, will block access to the USB port access while the device’s screen is locked. According to a Chrome OS source code commit spotted by Chrome Story earlier this week, the […]
Google struggling social network Google+ will be shut down sooner than previously announced after a new security vulnerability that briefly exposed personal data of some 52.5 million Google+ users. The bug, which was introduced to Google+ in November, allowed developers to access personal profile information including name, birthday, gender, nickname and more even if those […]
Google might finally put an end to Hangouts in 2020. The legacy messaging app will shut down for consumers after next year, according to sources familiar with Google’s roadmap. No specific timeframe was mentioned. This shouldn’t really come as a surprise — in March 2017, Google announced Hangouts would split into two enterprise-focused apps: Hangouts […]