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    Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.

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    YouTube hits 20mn paid subscribers, 2mn join YouTube TV
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    YouTube hits 20mn paid subscribers, 2mn join YouTube TV

    Google-owned YouTube has reached 20 million music and premium paid subscribers and over 2 million YouTube TV paid subscribers.

    People connect with dead loves ones via Google Street View
    Technology

    People connect with dead loves ones via Google Street View

    How would you react to see your deceased parents or grandparents in a Google Map photo showing the front yard of your ancestral home from the past? Several people are currently experiencing this as Google Street View cameras have thrown back photos of the deceased ones to their families.

    Google Maps captures 10mn miles in Street View images
    Technology

    Google Maps captures 10mn miles in Street View images

    Google Maps have captured more than 10 million miles of Street View imagery - a distance that could circle the globe over 400 times.

    A Swachh Bharat milestone: Google Maps show 57K public toilets in India
    National

    A Swachh Bharat milestone: Google Maps show 57K public toilets in India

    In a fillip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission, Google Maps now lists over 57,000 public toilets in over 2,300 cities across the country, the company announced on the eve of Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversay, fulfiling a key aspiration of the Father of the Nation.

    Apps to help you travel better
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    Apps to help you travel better

    (Life) Download these five travel apps before you plan that long holiday.

    Reliance Jio propels growth of KaiOS in India
    National

    Reliance Jio propels growth of KaiOS in India

    Devices powered by KaiOS have been in the market only since mid-2017. But thanks to the huge popularity of Jio phones from Reliance, this light Linux-based operating system today has a greater market share than iOS in India.

    Google bets big with several 'India first' features
    National

    Google bets big with several 'India first' features

    From alerting Google Maps users when their vehicle goes off-route to partnering with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs for the "Loo Review" campaign, the bullish search engine giant has had a history of building India-first features for the world's second-largest population.

    Kutch: Gang inspired by Dhoom 2 arrested for robbing cash from ATMs
    National

    Kutch: Gang inspired by Dhoom 2 arrested for robbing cash from ATMs

    The Gujarat police busted a gang, who seemed to have drawn inspiration from the film 'Dhoom 2' for committing robberies, on Tuesday.

    Google Maps to now give Indian users dining offers
    Business

    Google Maps to now give Indian users dining offers

    Google Maps on Thursday introduced three new features for Indian users to help them discover local experiences and get recommendations that are personalised for better dining experience, including an "Offers" section to help users find deals and claim them at restaurants in 11 cities.

    Google Maps to alert Ind if cab drivers deviate from route
    National

    Google Maps to alert Ind if cab drivers deviate from route

    Next time when you board an Uber or Ola from the airport, railway station or from a friend's place at midnight anywhere in India, keep your Google Maps on. In case the driver deviates from the designated drop route for 500 metres, your phone would buzz with a prominent notification informing you about the deviation and you can promptly alert the cab-hailing service, near and dear ones, or even cops.

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