Google launches Stadia -Cloud gaming service

Google is launching its Stadia cloud gaming service at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco today. Sundar Pichai says he plays FIFA 19 qutie a hit introduced the Stadia service during a special keynote at GDC this morning describing it as a platform for everyone. Stadia will stream games from the cloud to the…

Online censorship of the web

China’s Great Firewall once a glorified porn filter has evolved into the most sophisticated system of online censorship in the world In China you can erase and delete all your Twitter posts after publishing a data analysis of government officials, plagiarised academic work. Over the past year, Beijing’s censors have for the first time tried…

Fight for Robo-taxis

US car sales could strink from more than 17m last year to just 11.5m by 2025, about the same level seen in 2008-09 which caused GM and Chrysler to go Bankrupt and Ford to suffer a £11.2bn ($14.6bn) loss. GM after celebrating the world’s largest carmaker for the 76th straight year in 2007 on £19.25bn…

There was time when you searched Google, but now Google searches you

In Zuboff ‘s view Google’s original aim of making all the world’s information accessible mutated into a ruthless domineering to make money by exploiting and modifying human behaviour, by serving up ads to users just when they are most susceptible to persuasion and generating wants they did not know they had. Google is following a…

Google  pays $550m for JD.com

JD.com a Chinese second largest e-commerce group is bought by Google for $550m, a deal for a less than 1 per cent stake is the latest step in a China Strategy whose core search engine has been effectively blocked in China since 2010. JD.com initially will offer its merchandise over Google’s shopping site before branching…

Google’s essential .app domain

Are you an app developer and the incredible importance of mobile apps in all areas of our life, even to communicate and measure our running or workout.  With the new top-level domain app developers, cam professionally promote their app via an associated website. With a website featuring a .app domain, you create a central point…