Google delete unused backups

Google has made a lot of efforts in combating extremism and terrorism online. The latest action by the company is the anti-extremist video initiative, which is geared towards combating content associated with terrorism and other related themes, which seek to radicalize viewers or propound extremist views. This is the most severe set of techniques employed […]

Google delete unused backups

It looks like Google is intensifying its efforts to accommodate the media. According to a report, the company is developing some tools which would help boost subscriptions for news publishers. The first feature reported to be receiving Google’s attention is the First Click Free feature, which allows people to get at articles from publications they […]

Google delete unused backups

Google has introduced short video previews to search results. Now, when you search for a video using Google Search, you get a six-second preview of the results for that video before you click further. Before now, the six-second video format was mainly spotted in form of ads. Currently, it appears that any video on the […]

Google Allo

The mobile messaging platform has already been saturated with a lot of options. However, this does not stop new mobile messaging apps from coming up. Google Allo was released on mobile last year, to underwhelming results. However, the app did not have a web client which expanded its capabilities. Now, however, Google Allo has a […]

Google delete unused backups

Last year, Google tried to buy Snapchat for $30 billion. Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel refused the offer, and the deal broke down. Reportedly there was an earlier attempt by Google in 2013 worth $4 billion, which was turned down. Now, Google seems to have given up on trying to buy Snapchat. Instead, the company is […]

SOS Alerts

Google is investing heavily in making the world a safe place, or at least letting people keep abreast of developments in case of emergencies. Google will start putting emergency information about fires, floods and other disasters in relevant search results and Maps locations. This feature is known as SOS Alerts, and it will include information […]