Google - /contrib/google

Sorted by: Last Added Time | Last Commented
Google+ leaks over 50 million users' data, shutting early now...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/google
Google's failed social media service Google+ has suffered another data leak. It has exposed data of as many as 52.5 million users and is now shutting down sooner than it was supposed to. The issue, as Google said, was triggered by a bug in one of its APIs, but has now been patched.
By shubham400 on 2018-12-11 11:15 UTC
Google Assistant will reward if you are polite with it...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/google
Amid worries of smart assistants teaching kids to sound officious, Google has introduced a functionality to encourage polite behavior - 'Pretty Please'. With this, those speaking politely with Google Assistant will be rewarded with an equally polite response from the virtual assistant. Here's how.
By shubham400 on 2018-11-30 08:03 UTC
Google Suggests 'Top Racist Republicans' Instead of GOP Races...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/google
The scariest thing about Google Search is the algorithms and changes that users don't see. Dr. Robert Epstein of AIRBT has spent years studying Google and the algorithms behind it
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-11-28 15:24 UTC
Google CEO to testify before Congress after criticism over anti-conservative bias...
Google CEO Sundar Pichai will testify before Congress in December after criticism emerged claiming that the search engine is biased against conservatives.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-11-28 05:24 UTC
Google employees are calling for the firm to abandon its Chinese search engine project...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/google
Google employees have joined Amnesty International in calling for the company to cancel "Project Dragonfly," an initiative to create a censored search engine for China.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-11-27 16:43 UTC
If you search 'Bitches near me', Google shows women's hostels...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/google
While Google has been widely advertising how maps are meant to make our lives easier, this feature of tech giant may not be that perfect after all. In what is outright degrading, typing 'Bi****s near me' in Google shows addresses of women's hostels in the vicinity and has invited netizens' ire.
By shubham400 on 2018-11-26 07:12 UTC
This is what Google learned after interviewing one job candidate 16 times, according to Eric Schmidt...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/google
That was way too many interviews, of course. "So I picked a random number, which was half, and I said, 'We should have a max of eight,'" Schmidt recalled.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-11-19 23:32 UTC
Flipkart offer: Buy Pixel 3 for Rs. 3,580 per month...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/google
The recently launched Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are one of the best smartphones of 2018. However, with a steep starting price of 71,000, the Pixel 3 flagships haven't been easy to own. But not anymore. Flipkart is offering a scheme wherein you can buy the Pixel 3 for just 3,580 per month.
By shubham400 on 2018-11-17 11:58 UTC
Google expected to create over 12,000 new jobs in New York City...
Reports surfaced Wednesday that the company plans to add space for more than 12,000 additional New York workers.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-11-08 03:19 UTC
Inventor Of Web: Facebook And Google May Need To Be Broken Up...
The man credited with inventing the World Wide Web says that dominant tech giants such as Facebook and Google may need to be broken up unless viable challengers emerge, or shifting preferences result in people gravitating away from dominant names. London-
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-11-02 00:01 UTC
Pixel 3 XL adding another notch: How to fix it...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/google, /contrib/smartphones
In a hilarious development, the all-new Pixel 3 XL is adding a second notch on the screen of the device. Unlike the original, physical notch sitting on top of the screen, this one is a virtual notch that looks exactly similar. The problem has been witnessed by many users. Here's how you can fix it.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-30 07:01 UTC
AP Censors Pence China Speech on YouTube, Removes Reference to Google Treason...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/google
Vice President Mike Pence Thursday drops the administrative hammer on Google for their Chinese style censorship and shadowbanning of conservative speech. Calls Googles pending move to China an Act of Treason. Associated Press video edits out any mention. Its what you might call, case in point. With
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-30 01:50 UTC
YouTube Bans 'Dangerous' Ad For Video Critiquing Transgenderism...
Progressives are no longer willing to argue with those who oppose them, even with satire. Instead, companies like Google are just shutting them down.
By rjx32 on 2018-10-26 13:01 UTC
Nearly 90% Android apps share data with Google: Study...
Almost all free Android apps are harvesting and sharing user data with Google, researchers from Oxford have revealed. They analyzed as many as 959,000 apps and found signs of third-party information trackers designed to identify users and track their behavior across services. More details follow.
By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-10-26 11:36 UTC
Is Google working on a paid app subscription service?...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/google
Google Play Store offers a massive selection of free apps but also charges a certain price for select games and apps. The one-time price provides full access, but only to the app being purchased. However, Google could introduce a paid app subscription service to change that. Here are the details.
By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-10-26 11:31 UTC
Google kept silent and protected ‘father of android’ Andy Rubin on Sexual Allegations...
Google gave Andy Rubin, the Developer of Android OS, a saint's goodbye when he exited the organization in October 2014.  Now a news is coming out from The New York Times that Google protected him from sexual allegations.   
By shubham400 on 2018-10-26 08:32 UTC
Google shielded 'Father of Android' Andy Rubin after sexual-harassment allegations...
Andy Rubin, popularly known as 'Father of Android', exited Google in 2014, with the then CEO Larry Page wishing him best for his future. Now, an NYT story has brought to fore alarming details. Rubin was accused of sexual misconduct by an employee, and the tech-giant paid him $90 million exit package
By shubham400 on 2018-10-26 06:41 UTC
Google says fired 48 for sexual harassment over two years...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/google
Google said Thursday it fired 48 employees in the past two years, including 13 senior executives, as a result of sexual harassment allegations, citing "an increasingly hard line" on inappropriate conduct.The global network of Agence France Presse
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-25 20:56 UTC
Failing to save photos on Pixel phones? Here's a fix...
Pixel phone users are facing a major problem, one that prevents their devices from saving photos. The problem has been affecting nearly all Pixel devices, including the latest Pixel 3 and 3XL. Though Google has not officially addressed the issue, some might have found a fix. Here's more.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-20 05:57 UTC
Google's fired 'diversity memo' engineer exits lawsuit for arbitration: report...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/google
Software engineer's firing sparked a conservative backlash against Google.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-19 00:31 UTC
  • Need an account?