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Facebook’s 21-Year-Old Wunderkind Sayman Leaves for Google

HIGHLIGHTS Facebook hired Michael Sayman for an internship when he was 17 years old At Google, he’ll be a product manager for Assistant Assistant is a top priority for Google CEO Sundar Pichai Facebook hired Michael Sayman for an internship when he was 17 years old, and

Google Chrome Will Soon Let You Permanently Mute Websites

We all have come across annoying websites that start playing videos with music switched on as soon as the user lands on them. While Chrome always had the option to mute these websites, it seems like Google will soon be adding a feature to provide a much better option to avoid

Amazon Sale Offers: The Best Deals on iPhone 7, Google Pixel, Moto G5 Plus, Android TVs, iPhone SE, and More

HIGHLIGHTS iPhone 7 is down to Rs. 42,999 as part of the Amazon sale Deals on other iPhone models as well as Moto G5 Plus and Google Pixel Amazon Great Indian Sale is on until Saturday, August 12 The e-commerce sale season has kickstarted with the Flipkart,

Google Offered to Buy Snapchat Parent for $30 Billion: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The offer was part of an informal dialogue between the two companies An offer to the tune of $30 billion continues to be on the table Snap went public in March this year Search engine giant Google had offered $30 billion (roughly Rs. 1,91,044 crores) to buy Snap – the

Broadcom Wi-Fi Chip Flaw Threatens 1 Billion Smartphones, Google and Apple Roll Out Fixes

HIGHLIGHTS The flaw resides in Broadcom Wi-Fi chipsets It could potentially harm 1 billion Android and iOS smartphones Google and Apple have already rolled out a fix for the bug A Broadcom chip flaw found and demoed by Exodus Intelligence’s Nitay Artenstein exposed a potential critical threat

Google Street View Finally Captures Missing Austria

Google’s Street View cars on Thursday started taking images in Austria, the only EU country along with Germany to remain largely absent from the popular online service showing 360-degree pictures of places around the world. The project, launched in 2007, lets computer users view panoramic street scenes

Google Street View Can Now Be Used to Explore the International Space Station

HIGHLIGHTS The imagery already available in Google Street View The astronaut captured imagery over six months Space constraints posed difficulties in capturing imagery Google Street View in search giant’s Maps service is one of those features that has given users a much better idea of various locations around

Forget Samsung, Google Pixel XL 2 will also feature Always On display

While the image hinted towards an almost bezel-less display on Google Pixel XL 2, fresh information has popped up regarding the device. According to a report by XDA Developers, the Google smartphone will arrive with an ‘Always On’ display mode, multiple display profiles, and ability to use

Google Stakes Its Future on a Piece of Software

Early in 2015, artificial-intelligence researchers at Google created an obscure piece of software called ­TensorFlow. Two years later the tool, which is used in building machine-­learning software, underpins many future ambitions of Google and its parent company, Alphabet. TensorFlow makes it much easier for the company’s engineers

Google Glass, Apple Newton, Nokia N-Gage Make It to ‘Museum of Failure’

HIGHLIGHTS Google Glass has made its entry to the Museum of Failure Joining it are the Apple Newton and Nokia N-gage The Museum of Failure is open to the public in downtown Helsingborg Google and Apple are not synonymous with failure but in the risky business of