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ByteDance launches search engine to take on Baidu

The portal, called Toutiao Search, is part of the website for the Toutiao news aggregator owned by ByteDance.

13 Aug 2019 7:25 AM

Google turns 20, celebrates with doodle

The doodle, comprising a 1.37 minute long video, shows Google's journey from the start till 2018.

27 Sep 2018 8:41 AM

Google Search results to soon look like your social media feed

While you will continue getting results to the specific queries, you are likely to see them in a format synonymous with social media.

25 Sep 2018 3:16 PM

Google staff discussed tweaking search results to counter travel ban: WSJ

Google employees discussed how they could tweak the company’s search-related functions.

21 Sep 2018 7:03 PM

A one stop destination for researchers

Dataset Search will help the scientific community and data journalists in making sense of datasets.

09 Sep 2018 12:41 AM


Google’s search tool to help job-seeking veterans

The program also is offering transitioning service members, and their spouses, computer training.

28 Aug 2018 11:17 AM

EU order against Google opens new doors for mobile industry

The ruling aims to open the door for Samsung, Lenovo and other phone makers that are tied to selling devices full of Google applications.

19 Jul 2018 8:31 AM

Europe hits Google with record $5 billion antitrust fine, appeal ahead

European antitrust regulators ordered Google to stop using its popular Android mobile operating system to block rivals.

19 Jul 2018 7:55 AM

Google unveils new search experience for job-seekers in India

It will allow users to find relevant employment opportunities from the company's search page.

24 Apr 2018 3:45 PM

Google makes push to turn product searches into cash

The US technology company is teaming up with retailers including Target Corp, Walmart, Home Depot, Costco Wholesale Corp and others.

19 Mar 2018 3:08 PM


Google is launching a network of free WiFi hotspots

Google Station, an ad-supported network of Wi-Fi hotspots in high-traffic locations, is launching 56 hotspots.

14 Mar 2018 7:47 AM

Google starts taking payments for apps via Kenya's M-Pesa service

M-Pesa, which enables customers to transfer money and pay bills via phone, has 27.8 million users in the nation of 45 million people.

25 Feb 2018 7:24 AM

Critics wary as Google's Chrome begins an ad crackdown

Google is virtually synonymous with online search and Chrome is the most popular browser on the web with a roughly 60 percent market share.

15 Feb 2018 10:09 AM

Google to debut emails that automatically update

Google plans to demonstrate a software programming system that would enable emails to feature continuously updating information.

14 Feb 2018 8:53 AM

Google parent hit by higher costs, names new chairman

Alphabet reported a loss of $3 billion for the fourth quarter as it set aside $11 billion for taxes.

02 Feb 2018 4:58 PM


Google to get 'diverse perspectives' into search results

The move comes as internet companies face political pressure to rid their services of misleading news, extremist content and hoaxes.

31 Jan 2018 2:12 PM

Google to expand cloud infrastructure with new regions, submarine cables

Google plans to commission the three subsea cables in 2019, the internet giant said.

16 Jan 2018 6:54 PM

Google says "no changes" to mapping platform in China after report

Previous report suggests that Google had set up a China-specific version of the Google Maps website for the first time in eight years.

16 Jan 2018 10:46 AM

Google Search in 2017: iPhone 8, iPhone X top global searches

Google says the list is compile based on search terms that had a high spike in traffic in 2017 as compared to 2016.

14 Dec 2017 7:36 PM

Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results

Bing's new capabilities are designed to give users more confidence that an answer is correct and save them time.

14 Dec 2017 7:59 AM