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Apple, Google, Facebook and other tech companies team up against Texas’ bathroom bill

By : CIOL Writers

Even after witnessing the bitter effects of North Carolina’s anti-LGBT bathroom bill (HB2), Texas Governor Greg Abbott has proposed to pass a “bathroom bill,” that would affect transgender students. Amid lawmakers debate whether to pass the ‘bathroom bill’ or not,

Tech industry is jointly rallying against Trump’s immigration ban

By : CIOL Writers

The protestors rallying against US President Donald Trump’s Immigration ban outside the airport, roads and borders, holding banners that say, ‘America is made of immigrants’, is getting a strong backing from tech industry. As per a 2011 report from the

Nobody messes with Modi, not even Sundar Pichai

By : CIOL Writers

If Congress Scion Rahul Gandhi has been asked to tender apology or face trial for calling RSS as Gandhi killer, how can you expect Google or its CEO Sundar Pichai to go scot free for enlisting Narendra Modi as one

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey’s account hacked

By : CIOL Writers

The hacking outfit OurMine has earned enough publicity to need any kind of introduction. The group has already been responsible for a few high-profile Twitter account takeovers, but the latest may be particularly embarrassing for the company. The Twitter chief

Google gearing up to design and manufacture own smartphones

By : CIOL Writers

Google’s Android is one of the most widely used mobile platforms, but the tech conglomerate has till now relied solely on partnerships with major handset makers like LG, Huawei, and HTC to develop the hardware for it—Nexus. All that will

Sundar Pichai’s Quora account hacked!

By : CIOL Writers

After breaking into Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts earlier this month, the group called OurMine has apparently hacked Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai Quora account now The gang has been posting messages on Quora through Pichai’s account and

‘Area 120’: Google’s in-house startup incubator

By : CIOL Writers

To stop Google employees from jumping ship to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams, Sundar Pichai has come up with a new plan: Create a startup incubator within Google, according to The Information. The in-house startup incubator is called “Area 120” and

Meanwhile, Google ups ante in China

MUMBAI, India: Even as Goolge announced the closure of its development center in Russia, media reports said that the search engine major was upping its ante in China. Sundar Pichai, Chief Executive Officer, Google, said earlier this year that the

Three challenges awaiting Sundar Pichai

By : Sonal Desai

Juxtapositions stability and challenges await Sundar Pichai who takes charge as the new CEO at Google. Chrome, a product that Pichai led, dominates browser segment with 56 percent market share, surpassing close rivals Internet Explorer and Firefox. But there are

Un-breaking the Silicon Valley glass ceiling

MUMBAI, INDIA: That India has generated a talent pool of computer engineers in the Silicon Valley is old story. What is fascinating the world these days is the number of global CXOs the country has churned-out. However, the recent appointments