Google; with the help of its holding company ‘Alphabet’ and three other Indonesian companies, Telkomsel, XL Axiata Tbk and Indosat Tbk, is going to launch a project Loon to expand the Internet excess using solar-powered balloons to the nation of 120 million people. Mike Cassidy, VP of Project Loon says, “In the early days, the ..
U.S. Government has announced that the drones have to be registered with the U.S. Department of Transportation. Anthony Foxx, US Transportation Secretary has announced the plan today at a press conference in Washington D.C. that the department would be creating a task force comprising on private and public industry-leaders to formulate work of the registration system. The ..
Google announced the introduction of a new logo in tandem with a corporate restructuring as longtime executive Sundar Pichai stepped in as the new CEO and the company moved under a new holding company called “Alphabet.” The new typeface is rounder, reminiscent of retro Alphabet magnets, which is perhaps reflective of how people engage with Google ..
Google’s Ramadan companion, a Google Personal Assistant, has been launched for Muslims to keep up to date with the sunset and sunrise timings as well as tracking the nearest Halal restaurant in the Holy month of Ramadan which starts today, the 18th of June. This Google Ramadan support named “My Ramadan Companion” will be very beneficial ..
Someone once predicted that one day Google would place its mark on everything. This is turning out to be true to some extent. The recent relationship between Google and Nestlé is an example of this. This mutual agreement results in branding 600,000 bars of KitKat with the name of YouTube Break on the front followed by the same on ..
Leaving no stone unturned, Google have brought street view to Scotland’s famous Loch Ness, revealing the terrain of the supposed Monster for all to see from the comfort (and safety) of their screen. Divers from the Caitlin Seaview Survey went deep below the surface of the lake to capture the shadowy peaty waters and reveal them for all at ..
Some really interesting news today as we hear that a Google Health Feature Is Being Developed For Roll Out. The search giant is developing the health feature that will provide important information about “common” medical conditions. The facility will provide medical illustrations, helpful possible treatments and other important data. Google says they are working with doctors to develop the service, but they did ..
We have written a few articles on Google Glass and we are hearing today that Google Glass Will Be Completely Redesigned Before Relaunch. The next model of the wearable product will apparently look nothing like the original. We did write a story not so long ago on the possible launch of Google Glass 2 this year but ..
Google are Launching a GMail Payment System In the UK which is used with a Google Wallet. The system allows Gmail users to send money to others via email. The new UK service, which actually launched in America in May 2013, is based on Google Wallet which is a free mobile payment system. Both parties must be Google account holders so they ..
U.S. Police are currently attempting to pressurise Google into turning off a particular feature of its traffic App Waze. Although it is an App to let you know where traffic jams are there is a feature that warns drivers where police are with the use of social media. In America they are claiming that this feature could put police officers ..
Google are keen to take the internet into space and could be willing to donate $1 billion (about £666 Million) to SpaceX to help it become a reality using satellites to power the internet in space. The possible deal would give SpaceX a valuation of $10 billion (about £6.6 Billion), according to Bloomberg. Elon Musk CEO of Spacex and ..
Are Google To Acquire Softcard? Well they quite possibly are if rumours are to be believed. Apparently Google are in talks to acquire the mobile payments company. Softcard are though apparently in the sights of several suitors so Google may not have it all their own way. Google are allegedly interested in buying the small payments group for about $100 million ..