Google bans political ads in Singapore as elections loom
Google has banned political ads in Singapore ahead of elections, an opposition party said Wednesday, sparking accusations the tech giant was "kowtowing" to the tightly-controlled city's government.
Google shifts rules for political ads, pressuring Facebook
Google's tightening of its political ad policy could help reduce the spread of misinformation on election campaigns, but at a cost for lesser-known candidates.
After Google’s Fitbit deal, EU worried over purchase of companies for data
The acquisition of companies for their data is concerning in general for regulators, Europe’s antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said on Thursday, a week after Google bought fitness trackers company, Fitbit.
Lagos gets traffic tab, maps from Google to ease commuting
Traffic situation in Lagos may get some reprieve following the introduction of new technology that would help commuters in the state navigate easily.The technology, which is from Google is named Traffic Tab and is embedded in the mappings of Lagos.
Google to buy wearables maker Fitbit for $2.1 bln
Google has agreed to buy Fitbit for $2.1 billion in a move giving the US tech giant entry into the wearable technology space, the two companies announced Friday.
Google parent Alphabet quarterly profit misses mark
Google parent Alphabet on Monday reported a sharp drop in profit over the past quarter as it ramped up spending for a wide array of new gadgets and services.
Exploring Cape Town with Google
With the deployment of her latest technology in Africa, American multinational technology giant, Google has stepped up its commitment to identifying, promoting and boosting the African tourism sector.
How Google inspires Nigerian culture
There is a misconception that culture is being lost to modernisation. We never lose our culture, it just advances with social and technological evolution. Our culture defines who we are as people and inspires others to understand us better.