• Monday, Oct 26, 2020
  • Last Update : 01:52 am
Australia unveils law forcing tech giants...

Australia unveils law forcing tech giants...

Oceania

Fri, Jul 31 2020

In addition to payment for content, the code covers issues like access to user data, transparency of...

Google, Facebook accused of crushing...

Google, Facebook accused of crushing...

North America

Thu, Jul 30 2020

Facebook Inc’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon.com Inc’s Jeff Bezos, Google owner Alphabet Inc’s...

Google to extend work-from-home policy...

Google to extend work-from-home policy...

World

Tue, Jul 28 2020

'To give employees the ability to plan ahead, we are extending our global voluntary work from home...

Google bans ads on coronavirus conspiracy...

Google bans ads on coronavirus conspiracy...

World

Sat, Jul 18 2020

Google already bars ads with harmful content like “miracle” health cures or which promote...

Google ties more work tools into Gmail,...

Google ties more work tools into Gmail,...

World

Thu, Jul 16 2020

Google has been trying for more than a decade to catch up with Microsoft Corp’s Office, which dominates...

Google faces lawsuit over tracking in...

Google faces lawsuit over tracking in...

North America

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The lawsuit alleges the data collection happens through Google’s Firebase, a set of software popular...

Google decides to invest $10bn in...

Google decides to invest $10bn in...

World

Tue, Jul 14 2020

'This is a reflection of our confidence in the future of India and its digital economy'

Google shuts down cloud project, says...

Google shuts down cloud project, says...

World

Thu, Jul 9 2020

Earlier in the day, Bloomberg News reported, citing two employees, that Google had shelved the project...

Facebook, Google suspend processing...

Facebook, Google suspend processing...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Tech companies have long operated freely in Hong Kong, a regional financial hub where internet access...

Under pressure, Google to pay some outlets...

Google to pay some outlets for news...

World

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Google said it would pay media partners in three countries and cover the costs of pay-walled news sites...

Budget FY21: Advance tax on digital...

Budget FY21: Advance tax on digital...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Earlier this year, Bangladesh Bank asked all banks to be strict on the payment procedure and deduct 15%...

EU: Facebook, Twitter, Google to report...

EU: Facebook, Twitter, Google to report...

World

Thu, Jun 11 2020

European Commission said Chinese video app TikTok will be joining the bloc's voluntary code of conduct...

Google: Biden, Trump campaigns targeted...

Google: Biden, Trump campaigns targeted...

North America

Fri, Jun 5 2020

Microsoft warned last year that at least one presidential campaign was being targeted by an Iranian state-backed...

Google faces $5bn lawsuit in US for...

Google faces $5bn lawsuit in US for...

North America

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The lawsuit seeks at least $5,000 of damages per user for violations of federal wiretapping

Facebook staffers walk out saying Trump's...

Facebook staffers walk out saying Trump's...

North America

Tue, Jun 2 2020

A Facebook employee said Zuckerberg’s weekly Friday question-and-answer session would be moved...

US state of Arizona files consumer fraud...

US state of Arizona files consumer fraud...

North America

Thu, May 28 2020

The suit comes as technology companies have been facing regulatory scrutiny globally over their policies...

Apple-Google contact tracing tech draws...

Apple-Google contact tracing tech draws...

World

Thu, May 21 2020

It could help authorities test more potentially infected individuals

Australia media group wants tech giants...

Australia media group wants tech giants...

Oceania

Thu, May 14 2020

'If you apply those figures, Google and Facebook are taking about Aus$600 million of advertising...

Apple, Google ban use of location tracking...

Apple, Google ban use of location tracking...

World

Tue, May 5 2020

Both companies said that privacy and preventing governments from using the system to compile data on...

Google 'task force' fights bad Covid-19...

Google 'task force' fights bad Covid-19...

World

Thu, Apr 30 2020

Deceptive ads have often been the work of 'sophisticated actors attempting to evade our enforcement...

Australia to force Google, Facebook...

Australia to force Google, Facebook...

Oceania

Mon, Apr 20 2020

'It is about holding these tech titans to account, about ensuring genuine competition, (and) it is...