New Indonesia web system blocks more than 70,000 'negative' sites

Feb 19 2018 | 1 hrs ago

Indonesia has blocked more than 70,000 websites displaying “negative” content in the first month of using a new system to help purge the internet of harmful material.

Pay utility bills now with Google 'Tez' digital payment app

Feb 19 2018 | 5 hrs ago

Google India announced that people can now pay water, electricity, DTH and mobile bills with its "Tez" digital payment app without any transaction charges.

Google's firing of anti-diversity memo author was legal: Labour board

Feb 18 2018

Google did not violate labour laws when it fired Damore, a former employee who was ousted from company last year for criticising the tech giant for its diversity policy.

Facebook plans to use US mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers

Feb 18 2018

Facebook Inc will start using postcards sent by US mail later this year to verify identities and location of people who want to purchase US election-related advertising.

Essential Phone with built-in Amazon Alexa launched

Feb 17 2018

A new variant of Essential Phone has been launched with built-in Alexa (Amazon's virtual personal assistant).

London top choice for foreign tech firms despite Brexit: Research

Feb 16 2018

Despite Brexit fears, London remains one of the most attractive destinations for global technology companies and attracted more tech workers, including from India.

Google kills 'view image' button from search results

Feb 16 2018

In a move to curb the lifting of copyrighted images from its platform, Google has removed the "view image" button from its image search results.

EU tells Facebook, Google and Twitter to 'do more' for users

Feb 15 2018

“EU consumer rules should be respected and if companies don’t comply, they should face sanctions,” Jourova stated.

Uber CEO aims to pare losses and get 'the love back'

Feb 15 2018

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is focused on cutting the company's massive losses and "getting the love back" after a year of damaging revelations.

Facebook to launch smart home speakers in July: Report

Feb 15 2018

Taking on Amazon, Google and Apple, Facebook is now set to officially roll out two smart home speakers in 2018.

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