Google joins hunt for Loch Ness Monster

2015-04-21 08:48

The internet company says it plans to search for the legendary Loch Ness Monster in the famed Scottish loch.

European privacy watchdogs probe Facebook

2015-04-17 10:19

European data protection authorities have joined forces to probe Facebook's privacy controls, a French watchdog has said.

Google Malaysia service disrupted by hackers

2015-04-15 08:57

Internet users have been denied access to Google's Malaysia website and redirected to a hacked page.

Google hit with data collection limits

2015-04-09 14:31

German officials have ordered Google to limit the collection of personal data, in the US internet giant's latest run-in with authorities in the EU.

YouTube Kids app criticised as deceptive

2015-04-08 09:19

The new YouTube Kids mobile app targets young children with unfair and deceptive advertising and should be investigated, a group of consumer advocates has said.

Consumers withdraw lawsuit against Google

2015-04-05 13:04

Plaintiffs in an antitrust lawsuit against Google withdrew their case accusing the search engine gaint of harming smartphone buyers relating to Android applications.

Go on holiday with these cool apps

2015-04-02 10:27

With the holidays around the corner, smartphones are invaluable in helping to plan and have a lower stress holiday.

Wild driving online video a hit in SA

2015-03-31 09:32

A clip of a driving instructor prank is one of the most popular YouTube videos in South Africa.

Google, Johnson & Johnson to build robot doctors

2015-03-30 07:54

Google is teaming up with Johnson & Johnson to build robots that can help surgeons in the operating room.

Disturbing gun violence video goes viral

2015-03-25 10:31

An online clip that depicts a New York City gun shop offering help to first time buyers has grabbed attention on YouTube.


Inside a billionaire’s office: Navy Seals, yacht captains

2015-04-17 14:46

Managing the life of Google co-founder Sergey Brin is big business, with former bankers and philanthropy experts hired to help manage his $30bn fortune.

Google dismisses EU charges

2015-04-16 07:55

Google has dismissed European Union charges that it abused its dominant position as Europe's top search engine.

Google: We're keeping Android safe

2015-04-10 09:42

Google is focused on keeping its Android mobile operating system secure despite cyber criminals' attacks on the platform.

YouTube to go ad free

2015-04-09 07:43

YouTube will soon give viewers the option of paying a monthly fee to skip ads.

Twitter back online in Turkey

2015-04-07 07:53

Twitter has complied with Turkey's request to remove photographs of an Istanbul prosecutor held at gunpoint by far-left militants.

China blasts Google over security move

2015-04-02 14:31

A Chinese cyberspace bureau has denounced Google for deciding not to recognise the agency's authority after a Beijing-linked security breach

Google unveils stick computer

2015-04-01 10:17

Google and Taiwan's Asus are launching a "computer on a stick" which can plug into a display to turn it into a PC.

Google unveils unified email for Android users

2015-03-31 08:10

Google is updating its mobile Gmail app for Android device users to allow them to manage multiple email accounts from a single program.

Google to pay new finance chief $70m package

2015-03-29 13:02

The search engine's new chief financial officer Ruth Porat is often called the most powerful woman on Wall Street.

Tag Heuer to make smart watch with Google, Intel

2015-03-20 13:30

Swiss company Tag Heuer is developing its own smart watch with Apple tech rivals Google and Intel.

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