Google forced to change ‘too vague’ privacy policy after watchdog steps in

January 30, 2015 in RSS

The Information Commissioner says Google’s new agreement to explain how it gathers people’s details online will have wide-ranging impact



Google revenues rise but advertising puts search giant under pressure

January 29, 2015 in RSS

Google says the average price of its online ads, or ‘cost per click’, fell 3pc year-on-year in the fourth quarter



Microsoft Office finally comes to Android tablets

January 29, 2015 in RSS

After a three month trial, Microsoft has released Office for Android tablets, allowing users to create and edit Word, PowerPoint and Excel documents



Google Chat’s best hidden features

January 29, 2015 in RSS

Google Chat and Hangouts are full of hidden features and Easter eggs that may have passed you by. Rhiannon Williams rounds up the best



YouTube drops Adobe for HTML 5

January 28, 2015 in RSS

Adobe’s Flash has now been dropped by the world’s biggest video streaming website in favour of the open standard HTML 5′s tag, as YouTube follows Netflix, Apple and Vimeo



WikiLeaks blasts Google for quietly handing emails to US government

January 27, 2015 in RSS

Google reportedly waited two and a half years to notify members of WikiLeaks that it had turned over their private emails to the US government



Telegraph stories affected by EU ‘right to be forgotten’

January 26, 2015 in RSS

An up-to-date list of Telegraph content which has been removed from Google search results, due to the EU’s ‘Right to be Forgotten’



Steve Jobs v Bill Gates – the biggest technology rivals in history: in pictures

January 25, 2015 in RSS

As Microsoft tries to fightback against Apple and Google with Windows 10, competition between technology’s biggest companies is more brutal than ever. Rhiannon Williams takes a look at the fiercest rivalries



Nine things to expect from Google this year

January 24, 2015 in RSS

The Techradar team look at products that Google will launch or improve this year, many involving Android.



Google’s robot gets strength boost and battery pack

January 23, 2015 in RSS

Ahead of the finale of the US military’s robotic challenge, which offers $3.5m in prizes, Google’s imposing humanoid robot has been made wireless, stronger and stealthier