Google inks payment deal with French Media
Payments are to be calculated individually and will be based on criteria including internet viewing figures and the amount of information published. The deal covers papers that carry “political and general news”, the statement said.
Google and French publishers sign agreement over copyright
Google has only signed individual agreements with a few publications so far, including national dailies Le Monde and Le Figaro.
Behind a secret deal between Facebook and Google
Google had extended to Facebook, its closest rival for digital advertising dollars, a sweeth...
Google hit with third lawsuit as U.S. states sue over search monopoly
The states are asking for their lawsuit to be consolidated with one filed by the Justice Department in October, according to a statement from the Colorado attorney general's office.
Australia sues Facebook over user data, echoing U.S. antitrust case
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it was seeking an unspecified fine from Facebook for promoting a virtual private network as a way for people to protect their data, while secretly using the information to pick targets for commercial acquisitions.
Google resolves problem with Gmail after outage
Alphabet Inc's Google said on Tuesday it had resolved a problem with Gmail due to which some of its users had faced issues with the mailing platform, just a day after a global outage affected YouTube, Gmail and Google Drive.
Google applications including Hangout, YouTube are down
Preliminary information available shows that a number of services from Google are currently down.
Google to delete user account data if inactive for more than two years, effective June 2021
This includes products like Gmail, Drive or Photos. This policy is effective June 1, 2021. The policy won't apply to users that have bought additional storage.
Meghbela Broadband to launch services in West Bengal, takes on Jio, Airtel
“We have partnered with the leading OTT platforms Amazon Prime, Zee5, Hungama, Hubhopper, ShemarooMe, Gaana along with Bengali players like Hoichoi, Addatimes and Bongo TV to provide premium content subscriptions,” Tapabrata Mukherjee, co-founder and director, Meghbela Broadband told ET.
Google, Amazon fined $163 million by French privacy watchdog
The CNIL noted that both companies made changes to their websites in September, yet said efforts were not sufficient to be in line with French rules.
Flipkart and PhonePe have room for other investors, says Walmart CEO Doug McMillon
Walmart, the world's biggest retailer by sales, bought about 77% of home-grown Flipkart for roughly $16 billion in 2018, the biggest deal in India's e-commerce sector where it competes with U.S. rival Amazon.com Inc's local business.
Who's calling and Why: Truecaller plans big roll out for businesses in 2021
Alan Mamedi, founder of Stockholm-headquartered Truecaller, said he was not too fazed by the upcoming competition from Google, which he said would help the company keep innovating and prevent it from turning into a “zombie”.
Facebook India profit doubles in fiscal 2020
The company’s revenues for the year went up 43% to Rs. 1,277.39 crore, according to Registrar of Companies filing, which were shared by market intelligence firm Tofler. The company’s total expenses for the fiscal were reported as Rs. 1,046 crore.
CCI orders probe against Google for alleged unfair business ways with respect to Google Pay
The CCI probe will look into two of several allegations made in a complaint filed in February by an unnamed informant related to exclusive use of Google Pay (GPay) for buying apps and in-app purchases (IAPs) via the Play Store and pre-installation and prominence of Google Pay on Android smartphones.
Paytm app is back on Google Play Store, hours after it was removed by Google
Paytm app is back on Google Play Store, hours after it was removed by Google. On Friday, the Paytm app -- which facilitates the use of walle...