New Google tool allows users to create short YouTube videos

As businesses struggle to shift from the traditional to the digital space given the current pandemic crisis, Google has released a new beta tool that lets you create short YouTube videos. Called Video Builder, the free tool animates static images, text, logos, with music from Google's own library, the official blog explains. One can easily … Continue reading New Google tool allows users to create short YouTube videos

Google offers aid package worth $800m to SMBs

Google has announced a new $800 million commitment to support small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), health organizations and governments, and health workers on the frontline of the global coronavirus pandemic. In a blog post published Friday, March 27, CEO of Google and Alphabet Sundar Pichai said $250 million will go to the World Health Organization … Continue reading Google offers aid package worth $800m to SMBs

Apple launches new self-screening tool for COVID-19

As part of its ongoing efforts to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Apple has released a new website and iOS/iPadOS app with a screening tool for coronavirus symptoms, along with updated information about prevention practices. In a statement this morning, Apple said the site arose out of a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control, the White House’s Coronavirus Task Force, and the … Continue reading Apple launches new self-screening tool for COVID-19

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How to make money from your blog through Google AdSense

Publish Long-form content An article is like a Mini-book. Google favors long-form content because Google wants to go the best of the content to the user, a single piece of content that solves multiple problems of the user. For a blogger, this helps him getting a low-bounce rate and more reading time. According to a Semrush … Continue reading How to make money from your blog through Google AdSense

PM Modi reveals what Google needs to fix for researchers

While interacting with the school students during his 59th edition of Mann ki Baat radio programme, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he used to read books but stressed that Google has spoilt his reading habit because it offers only a shortcut when you search for a reference. During the programme, Akhil-a student from Rohtak in … Continue reading PM Modi reveals what Google needs to fix for researchers

Google wins lawsuit on user rights and privacy

Google received a welcome victory in the European Union’s highest court in relation to the EU’s “right to be forgotten” rules. For the past five years, EU citizens have enjoyed the right to have search engines remove embarrassing or outdated information from their indexes. At the heart of the case was whether the right to … Continue reading Google wins lawsuit on user rights and privacy

How to stop Google from tracking your online behaviour

Did you know that unlike searching on DuckDuckGo, when you search on Google, they keep your search history forever? That means they know every search you’ve ever done on Google. That alone is pretty scary, but it’s just the shallow end of the very deep pool of data that they try to collect on people. What most people don’t realize is that even … Continue reading How to stop Google from tracking your online behaviour

Google Inc. accused of tax evasion and money laundering in 2017

  In a bid to reduce its foreign tax bill, the world's largest search engine giant Google is revealed to have moved billions to a tax haven in 2017. Documents filed at the Dutch Chamber of Commerce have revealed that the Alphabet-owned company moved $22.7 billion through a Dutch shell company to Bermuda during the … Continue reading Google Inc. accused of tax evasion and money laundering in 2017

Google unveils development projects in New York City

  Google Hudson Square is coming to New York City, with an attaching price tag of more than a billion dollars. Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., is following in the footsteps of Amazon in choosing NYC to build a new campus comprising 1.7 million square feet. The mega campus will include leased properties at Hudson … Continue reading Google unveils development projects in New York City

Climate Change and Conservation: The most-searched words on Google Trends

  When you're done with this article, you may wish to ask Google if the general public has lost interest in biodiversity conservation or whether people are no longer interested in environmental issues which, you probably don't know, has long been overshadowed by climate change alone. The answer to both questions, according to Google searches at … Continue reading Climate Change and Conservation: The most-searched words on Google Trends