Google Doodle honours Georges Lemaitre's Big Bang theory

Jul 17 2018 | 2 hrs ago

Google dedicated an animated Doodle to Belgian cosmologist Georges Lemaitre who in 1927 propounded the Big Bang theory when he theorised that the universe began as a single point and expanded to become as big as it is now.

Google teams up with UN to track environmental changes

Jul 17 2018 | 3 hrs ago

UN has entered into a partnership with Google to monitor the impacts of human activity on global ecosystems by using sophisticated online tools.

FANG surge leads stock market recovery, putting Netflix in spotlight

Jul 16 2018

The FANGs have gotten their bite back, and they are helping Wall Street erase the wrenching correction that beset it in February.

Rolls-Royce plans for take-off in flying taxi market

Jul 15 2018

British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce (RR.L) has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi and is starting a search for partners to help develop a project it hopes could take to the skies as soon as early next decade.

Google might face record fine in Android monopoly case

Jul 15 2018

Google will be hit with a record European Union (EU) fine for using its Android smartphone system to fortify its search empire.

Twitter moves navigation bar to bottom on Android phones

Jul 14 2018

Micro-blogging site Twitter is changing the location of its navigation bar and bringing it at the bottom of the app interface in the new update for Android devices.

Google's Phone app to filter spam calls without any notification

Jul 14 2018

Google has rolled out "caller ID and spam protection" on its Phone app with which the app itself would be able to filter out calls that it detects to be spams, eliminating all notifications and alerts for those calls as well.

Trade policy uncertainty could bolster US defensive stock sectors

Jul 13 2018

As the United States ramps up import tariffs and long-date U.S Treasury debt yields remain low, stocks in so-called defensive sectors may have room to run higher in price, even though expectations for the currently quarterly earnings seasons are high.

Silicon Valley employees flex newfound political muscles

Jul 13 2018

Employees at several of the world’s biggest technology companies have been exercising newfound political power where they work, pushing their bosses on business ethics with help from established and fledgling nonprofit groups.

New YouTube feature to stop unauthorised content re-uploads

Jul 12 2018

Google-owned YouTube is introducing a feature called "Copyright Match Tool" designed for YouTube creators who have problems with unauthorised re-uploads of their content.

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