Internet

Google Hires Former Samsung Executive Injong Rhee to Coordinate Internet of Things Projects

Alphabet‘s Google this month hired Injong Rhee, who recently resigned as Samsung Electronics‘s chief technology officer, to lead its Internet of Things business, he said in a LinkedIn post Monday. Google spokeswoman Jane Hynes confirmed to Reuters Rhee’s hiring by Google’s cloud computing unit, but declined to comment further. Rhee said in his post that …

New Cybercrime Lab, Portal to Tackle Crimes Against Women: Home Minister

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday that the government has decided to establish a cybercrime reporting portal to tackle cybercrimes against women. “We will also establish a dedicated cybercrime laboratory to stop crimes against women and children,” Singh said while addressing a gathering after inaugurating the 24th All-India Forensic Science Conference here. He …

Google Can Now Display Getty Images Content in Search Results

Getty Images and Google have announced a partnership according to which, the tech giant can now display US-based stock photo agency’s content within its various products and services. “This (multi-year global licencing) agreement between Getty Images and Google sets the stage for a very productive, collaborative relationship between our companies,” Dawn Airey, CEO, Getty Images, …

Nvidia's Upbeat Forecast Powered by Data Centre, Cryptocurrency Demand

Nvidia‘s upbeat current-quarter revenue forecast on Thursday underscored surging demand for its graphics chips used in data centres, gaming devices and cryptocurrency mining, sending its shares up as much as 12 percent in extended trading. The company, which also reported better-than-expected quarterly results, is reaping the benefits from the launch of its Volta chip architecture …