WhatsApp built system to store payment-related data in India

Facebook-owned WhatsApp said it built a system to store payment-related data in India, in line with a central bank directive that all such data...
Google Android dominance

Google drops out of bidding for $10 bn Pentagon data deal

Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Monday it will drop out of its bidding for $10 billion cloud computing deal from the US Defense Department,...
Google Internet China

Alphabet to shut Google+ social site after user data exposed

Alphabet said Google will shut down the consumer version of its failed social network Google+ and tighten its data sharing policies, Reuters reported. Google on...
Instagram head Adam Mosseri

Facebook’s Instagram appoints Adam Mosseri as new head

Facebook Inc’s Instagram announced the appointment of Adam Mosseri as the new head of the photo-sharing app, a week after its co-founders resigned.Adam Mosseri,...
YouTube videos

YouTube rolls out AV1 beta launch playlist to test performance

YouTube recently uploaded 14 videos that it transcoded using the new AV1 format that was introduced just a few months ago. The videos are...
Facebook customer

Facebook hacked — affecting 50 mn users in a major security flaw

Facebook announced that it discovered a security flaw affecting about 50 million user accounts which could have allowed attackers to take over those accounts. Facebook,...
Google Android dominance

Google admits mistakes on privacy issue

Internet search engine Google will admit that it has made mistakes on privacy issues in testimony an executive of the Alphabet unit will deliver...
Google for enterprise technology

Google reveals details about its policies on Gmail

Google gave details about its policies for third-party Gmail add-ons but stopped short of fully addressing questions from U.S. senators about developers who break...
Paytm digital payment India

Paytm forces Google to change privacy policy in payments app

Google has made significant changes to the privacy policy of its Indian digital payments mobile application, following official complaints from rival Paytm.Paytm told the...
Google, Facebook social media

Internet cos face fine for not removing extremist content in one hour

Jean-Claude Juncker, CEO of the European Union, proposed imposing fine on social media companies such as Google, Facebook, Twitter and other online platforms if...



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