Major players including Facebook, Intel and others have already ploughed some $15 billion into Jio Platforms this year, as Ambani — India's richest man — seeks to take on US giants Amazon and Walmart in India's growing online retail sector.
Alphabet’s Google published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops, parks and workplaces dropped in March, when many governments issued stay-at-home orders to rein in the spread of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Apple and Google said that they would work together to create contact tracing technology that aims to slow the spread of the coronavirus by allowing users to opt into logging other phones they have been near.
New Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Thursday it would buy Looker, a big-data analytics company, for $2.6 billion in cash, in the first major acquisition for new Google Cloud Chief Executive Thomas Kurian.
Google parent Alphabet reported a sharp drop in profits over the past quarter as it ramped up spending for the launch of a wide array of new gadgets and services.
Google rivals on Thursday unveiled a project to make freely available data sets for map features to be built into online offerings.
Microsoft is to take a 4 per cent equity stake in London Stock Exchange Group as part of a 10-year commercial deal to migrate the exchange operator’s data platform into the cloud,
Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Thursday it plans to invest over $7 billion in offices and data centers in the United States this year.
Smart speakers add a level of convenience to daily life, but there are also some privacy issues associated with using them. According to a recent report, it’s not just your Alexa smart speaker listening to you — Amazon employees may be listening, too.