Neal Mohan

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Neal Mohan Is New CEO Of YouTube

Indian-American Neal Mohan will be the new YouTube CEO, confirmed sources on February 17. The developments came after the current CEO Susan Wojcicki announced to step down from his post, after serving as the Chairman for 25 years. Mohan worked with Wojcicki for 15 years and was YouTube's chief product officer in 2015. Now, Susan will work with Sundar Pichai to take on an advisory role across Google and Alphabet 

Fri, 17 Feb 2023 - 12:56 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Youtube, business, CEO Susan Wojciccki, Neal Mohan, Google

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Ex Employee Of Google Shares Heartfelt Note On LinkedIn

Google also added itself in the list of companies, which conducted a mass layoffs, leaving over 10,000 employees jobless. CEO Sundar Pichai, in a letter to employees, announced the tough decision and accepted ‘full responsibility’ for the same. Of all the layoffs, there was a story was of an engineer,  Joel Leitc who gave 16 years of his life and was laid off and shared his view on LinkedIn.

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 09:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Google, LAYOFFS, Engineer, LinkedIn, Indian Business

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Google Doodle Of Anna Mani

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Google Doodle Commemorates 104th Birthday Of Late Indian Physicist & Meteorologist Anna Mani

The 104th birthday of Indian physicist and meteorologist Anna Mani, one of the nation's first female scientists, is being commemorated via a Google Doodle on August 23. Anna Mani's life's work made it possible for India to provide precise weather forecasts. The doodle stated, "She excelled so much in this male-dominated field that by 1953, she became head of the division." She perished in Kerala on August 16, 2001. 

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 01:08 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, Doodle, Birth Anniversary, Scientist, Indian physicist and meteorologist Anna Mani

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

 Alphabet's Helper Robots

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Google To Upgrade Alphabet's 'Helper Robots' With AI Language Capabilities

Alphabet, Google's parent company, is combining two of its most ambitious research projects, robotics and AI language understanding, to create a "helper robot" that can comprehend natural language orders. Alphabet has been working on robots that can perform simple chores such as fetching beverages and cleaning surfaces. The project is still in its early stages, with the robots being slow and reluctant, but have received an upgrade: enhanced… read-more

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, Alphabet Inc, helper robot, Artificial Intelligence, language skills

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

Google Doodle India@75

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Google Doodle Honors Heritage Of Kite Flying On India's Independence Day

Google has created a doodle for Indian Independence Day 2022 to commemorate the people's efforts prior to August 15, 1947. The Google Doodle honors the Independence Day tradition of kite flying. India today has a unique position in global politics, and it appears that this position will only increase in the future. The country has emerged stronger in the post-Covid period, which has wreaked devastation since March of 2020.

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 04:31 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, Google Doodle, Independence Day, kite flying, tradition

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Google Extends Deadline For Freezing Hirings To Encourage Existing Employees To Work More Efficiently

Google has allegedly extended the deadline for hiring freezes by two weeks in order to encourage existing staff to be more efficient and focused. According to a Business Insider report, Google has delayed this for another week. Sundar Pichai,… read-more

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 02:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, hiring, employees, deadline extended, Efficiency

Courtesy: India Today


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Google Removes 1.11 Lakh Content Complying To IT Rules 2021

Google removed over 1.11 lakh harmful content from its search site, which was violating the newly implemented IT Rules 2021. On August 4, Google officials confirmed the same and said, most of the content removed was falling under copyright infringement. The other categories of removed content were harmful sexual content, trademarks, court orders and frauds. Furthermore, Google also assured to respond to the complaints of users and removed… read-more

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 01:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Google, Law Minister, IT Rules 2021, Content Removed, Online Users

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Elon Musk-Nicole

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Elon Musk Suggests Nicole Shanahan To Sue "The Wall Street Journal" For Affair Reoport

Tesla CEO Elon Musk suggested Nicole Shanahan, wife of Google co-founder Sergey Brin, sue publication, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) for a false report of Nicole having an affair with Elon Musk. He added, "As a 'public person', standard to win a defamation lawsuit against a news org is almost… read-more

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 05:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, Nicole Shanahan, Google, Extramarital affair

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Google cloud gaming platform Stadia

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Google Rejects Reports Of Cloud Gaming Platform Stadia Shut Down

Earlier this week, rumors about Google Stadia's demise began to circulate. It caused quite a commotion in the gaming community. In response to rumors that the tech giant might shut down its cloud gaming service platform later in 2022, Google has publicly denied the accusations. The world's largest technology company Google said it is still "working on bringing more… read-more

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 04:25 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, gaming platform, stadia, Tech giant, Rumours

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

Bengaluru Traffic

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Bengaluru Traffic Police Collaborate With Google To Improve Traffic Management

Bengaluru traffic police have announced a new partnership with Internet giant Google to improve traffic management. Bengaluru joint commissioner for traffic, BR Ravikanthe Gowda, said that this is the first time a police department has worked directly with Google in the nation. “Google uses artificial intelligence to… read-more

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 03:54 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: bengaluru, Google, India, Traffic, Artificial Intelligence

Courtesy: Hindustan Times