Google celebrates 25th birthday with new doodle
The tech giant is looking towards the future and the use of AI as it reflects on 25 years
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September 27, 2023, 6:45 AM
Google celebrates 25th birthday as it advances search for an AI future
The company believes the newest battleground in the tech arena is bigger than the shift from desktop computing to mobile, and possibly the internet itself
September 27, 2023, 5:40 AM
Internal Google emails removed from web as US Department of Justice caves to pressure
The tech company is facing off against the government in an antitrust trial that is already limited in visibility to those who personally attend the court
September 21, 2023, 5:16 AM
Google rolls out new features for generative AI tool Bard
The platform will be integrated with services such as Gmail, Docs, Maps and YouTube to retrieve user data
September 19, 2023, 12:55 PM
US v Google: Landmark antitrust trial begins in Washington
Tech giant argues users choose its search engine because it is better than those of competitors
September 12, 2023, 1:30 PM
Medics find cure for Dr Google 'addiction'
Doctors say they recognise Google as a health resource but some patients need to take a little sugar with its 'diagnoses'
September 05, 2023, 3:01 PM
Google at 25: Quizzers still trying to outfox the smartest machine in the room
We interview the masterminds on how 'I will search it up' burst their bubbles
September 03, 2023, 4:00 AM
Google unveils new features as it redoubles generative AI efforts
Tech giant introduces updates across portfolio, including for Google Meet, Google Slides and Google Chat
August 29, 2023, 12:00 PM
How two former Google employees are building AI inspired by fish and bees
The projects at the Sakana start-up are inspired by movements of a school of fish or the co-ordination of a colony of bees
August 19, 2023, 3:00 AM
Waymo and Cruise robotaxis approved for bigger San Francisco operation
Go-ahead for paid driverless services in the city is a major milestone towards commercialising the technology
August 12, 2023, 5:00 AM
Why Alphabet’s $118bn cash pile could be a new problem
The Google parent has a less clearly-defined capital return strategy, leaving investors seeking more detail on its plans
August 12, 2023, 3:00 AM
Alphabet shares rally as profit jumps 15% and cloud unit outperforms
Google's parent company reported a net profit of almost $18.4bn in June quarter
July 25, 2023, 10:46 PM
ChatGPT to be launched on Google's Android devices next week
Users can now order the app, which is expected to allow the syncing of conversations, settings and preferences across devices
July 22, 2023, 9:55 AM
Google currently testing AI news-writing tool
Tech company collaborates with news publications on tool to help journalists write their articles
July 21, 2023, 12:58 AM
Who was Asma Hamza? Google Doodle celebrates Sudanese oud player
The illustration can be seen across the Mena region today
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July 17, 2023, 6:22 AM
What is the elite Indian technological institute coming to Abu Dhabi?
Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, often referred to as the MIT and Harvard of India, to open first overseas campus in January
July 16, 2023, 9:19 AM
Google launches generative AI tool Bard in Arabic
Bard can understand 16 dialects including Egyptian, Saudi and Emirati
July 13, 2023, 8:00 AM
Google’s Bard expands to 59 new markets and adds 43 more languages
The Alphabet-owned company has also added additional features to Bard and new languages included Arabic, Chinese, German, Hindi and Spanish
July 13, 2023, 7:00 AM
Google: AI is most profound technology shift of our lifetimes
While jobs will be lost through artificial intelligence, economic benefits to people’s lives will outweigh the hit, Google says
July 04, 2023, 11:01 PM
Twitter's restrictions mean tweets no longer appear high on Google Search results
World's biggest search engine is unable to crawl social media company's website
July 04, 2023, 12:30 PM