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Google removes ‘Disconnect Mobile’ smartphone app from Android Play Store

Google removes ‘Disconnect Mobile’ smartphone app from Android Play Store

On Tuesday, Google pulled the 'Disconnect Mobile' smartphone app from its Android Play Store. The app seemingly violated a company policy which prohibits software that interferes with other apps.

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Software bug caused disruption in some Google searches early Tuesday

Software bug caused disruption in some Google searches early Tuesday

According to reports, a software bug apparently caused the disruption of some Google searches approximately for eight hours on Tuesday.

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Google reportedly set to launch ad-free, subscription-based YouTube service

Google reportedly set to launch ad-free, subscription-based YouTube service

According to screenshots leaked recently by Androidpolice. com, Internet search biggie Google is apparently set to launch an ad-free, subscription-based version of its popular YouTube video-sharing service.

As per the report, the subscription-based YouTube service to be launched by Google will be called 'YouTube Music Key.' The service will essentially be a music-streaming service for which users will have to pay a small amount each month.

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Google completes 10 Years of IPO Listing

Google completes 10 Years of IPO Listing

It has been 10 years for Google's IPO and its CEO, Larry page, is now looking forward to provide such products and services to people that it will not be possible for them to manage their daily life without using Google. Page wants to provide people with driverless cars so that they can travel through safer roads and enable delivery of goods within hours of an order made online.

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Google and Five Asian firms to jointly invest $300mn in trans-Pacific fiber-optic cable system

Google and Five Asian firms to jointly invest $300mn in trans-Pacific fiber-opti

According to an announcement made on Monday, a joint investment of $300 million will be made by Internet search giant Google and five Asian telecom companies in a new trans-Pacific fiber-optic cable system.

The proposed underwater cable system, called FASTER, will connect the west coast of the US to the cities of Chikura and Shima in Japan. The cable - the construction of which will begin immediately - is projected to become operational by mid-2016.

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Wearable Baby Monitor Comes as Help for New Parents

Wearable Baby Monitor Comes as Help for New Parents

Team of researchers and engineers from Apple and Google have lent a helping hand to new parents in the form of sproutling, a wearable baby monitor that will be available in the store for sale in March 2015. This is also famous with the name of "World's smartest baby monitor".

Sproutling baby monitor was invented to monitor a baby's vital and to collect basic information about the different sleeping patterns adopted by the infants. The monitor will get adjusted to a baby's habit and can inform the parents in case of any deformity.

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Yahoo partners with Google to create encrypted email system by 2015

Yahoo partners with Google to create encrypted email system by 2015

At the annual Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, Yahoo's chief information security officer Alex Stamos said in an announcement that Yahoo has partnered with rival Google in an effort to create an encrypted email system by 2015.

The joint efforts of Yahoo and Google to create a secure email system will help create a mechanism which will make it almost impossible for hackers or government officials to read the messages of email users. In fact, the decryption of the messages will not be possible even by the email providers themselves.

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Google’s recommendation system to reward sites that encrypt their services

Google’s recommendation system to reward sites that encrypt their services

In what marks an evident attempt by Google to make the Internet a safer place, Google has revealed in a Wednesday announcement that its recommendation system will reward websites which automatically encrypt their services.

The move announced by Google implies that the company will use the clout of its dominant Internet search engine to encourage websites to protection mechanism in place for the users of their services.

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Google removes ‘Bomb Gaza’ game from its app store after outrage

Google removes ‘Bomb Gaza’ game from its app store after outrage

Mobile game 'Bomb Gaza' has been pulled by Google from its Google Play app store. The side-scrolling smartphone game has been removed by Google from its app store after it sparked outrage as it encouraged gamers to pretend to be Israeli soldiers bombing Gaza City.

The 'Bomb Gaza' game essentially gave the players the ability to take control of Israeli fighter jets and bombard Gaza. The game allowed the players to earn points by piloting an Israeli jet and dropping a bomb on the cartoony Hamas militants underneath, while also avoiding missile strikes.

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Google tips off Texas police to child porn suspect

Google tips off Texas police to child porn suspect

According to KHOU 11 News reports, Internet search giant Google has recently tipped off police officials in Texas to a child porn suspect --- 41-year-old Houston restaurant worker, John Henry Skillern.

The cyber-tip about Skillern was passed along to the police by Google via the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), based outside Washington. The non-profit NCMEC operates the CyberTipline, to facilitate Internet service providers to pass on information about suspect online child sexual abuse on to police departments.

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