Google Search Now Reads at a Higher Level

In the spring and summer of 2018, OpenAI and the Allen Institute for AI showed a simpler and more powerful method. They taught machine learning programs the differences between words—even homonyms like May the month, may the verb, and May the name—by looking at other words in the text, even if they’re in a different […]

Google commits to run using carbon-free energy by 2030

“Our data centres power the products and services you’ve come to rely on every day. This will mean every email you send through Gmail, every question you ask Google Search, every YouTube video you watch, and every route you take using Google Maps, is supplied by clean energy every hour of every day.”

Why Facebook CEO thinks Google is ‘better’ than Apple

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems really miffed with Apple over App Store’s policies. In an interview on HBO’s Axios, Zuckerberg said that Apple’s App Store behavior “deserves scrutiny”. When asked if he believes that the Apple is a monopoly, Facebook CEO replied, “So, I do think that there are questions that people should be looking […]

Android 11 release: everything you need to know about Google’s update

Faster updates Google is continuing its push for faster updates by making more security and privacy upgrades available via Google Play in a similar way to apps. This way you don’t have to wait for your smartphone manufacturer to push out a full phone update to get a crucial security patch.

Russia’s ‘Sputnik V’ Vaccine Among Top Searches From India in August, Google Reveals

In Google searches, the vaccine was was followed by “Pakistan vs England” as the topic witnessed a 5,000-percent spike in the backdrop of England hosting the T20 cricket world cup. Amid the pandemic, the Pakistan team visited England for the sports tournament

Google Drive outages reported across the US

Many of the reports came from teachers who use Google Drive as a virtual classroom tool. “I am a teacher in Shakopee, MN and am unable to open Google Drive. I can open a document that was mailed to me, but not my account,” one Google user reported on DownDetector. “Teacher and cannot open my […]

Google launches Android 11, and it’s coming to more than just Pixel phones

The other major new visual control, Bubbles, ties together all your chat apps into one interface. Bubbles work the same way that chat heads did for Facebook Messenger, allowing you to access individual chats. Bubbles is unlike Messenger, however, in that it works across a range of apps — meaning that you could reply to […]

Google Doodle marks Earth Day with unique slideshow

On further exploration, the “Amazon water lily” unveils itself; it is touted to be one of the largest aquatic plants. Next up is the “coelacanth”, a fish that dates back to the time of dinosaurs and has existed for more than 400 million years. The last one to greet is the “deep cave springtail”, which […]

Google: Your smartphone is getting Android upgrades faster and here’s the proof

The dashboard doesn’t look pretty. Google hasn’t updated it since May (it used to be updated monthly), but it currently indicates that Android 9.0 Pie from 2018 is running on just 10.4% of devices. Android Oreo is still the dominant version, running on nearly a third of Android devices, while 19% are running Nougat from […]

Hong Kong protest graffiti aimed at Chinese President Xi Jinping is ‘blurred out’ on Google’s Street View Map ‘due to an an algorithm error’

This photo taken on October 7, 2019 shows a man pushing a cart past a wall covered in anti-government graffiti in Hong Kong. A representative for the search engine giant claimed that the incident was caused by technical difficulties, according to Hong Kong Free Press