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Google’s ‘Internet Saathis’ now cover 2.6 lakh Indian villages

Google Indias ‘Internet Saathi‘ programme aimed to empower rural women how to use the Internet has now added two more states — Punjab and Odisha — thus reaching 2.6 lakh villages in 20 states, the company announced on Tuesday. Launched as a pilot project in 2015 along with Tata Trusts, ‘Internet Saathi’ programme focuses on

Google India launches campaign

Google India launches campaign to protect data, devices

To create awareness around Internet safety, Google India on Monday launched a public initiative “#SecurityCheckKiya” to protect young and first-time web users from account hijacking, safeguard Android devices from malicious apps and secure all their personal data if they lose their device. With a large base of unsuspecting first time Internet users now coming online through

Delhi Court asks Google to remove videos against Sikhism

Delhi Court asks Google to remove videos against Sikhism

remove videos Sikhism: A Delhi court directed Google India to remove all videos featuring Sakshi Bhardwaj making offensive comments against Sikhism on YouTube.   The Patiala House court has asked Google to remove the hate speeches from YouTube in the next seven days.G.S. Walia, chief commercial inspector in Northern Railways, moved court against Google India


Google’s Anandan, Adobe’s Bawa invest in Lucideus

Delhi-based IT risk assessments and cyber security platforms provider Lucideus has raised an undisclosed amount in an angel round of investment from Google India Managing Director Rajan Anandan, Adobe Managing Director Kulmeet Bawa and other industry stalwarts. Lucideus, which provides cyber security to the BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money) app, will use the funds to

Need to simplify ways for online safety: Google India

New Delhi: Many internet users in India are coming online for the first time and there is a need to simplify ways to make them safe, a Google executive said here on Tuesday. Safer Internet Day 2017 is being celebrated globally on Tuesday, with the theme ‘Be the change: unite for a better internet’. “We