YouTube Testing TikTok-Like Short Video Format on Android, iOS

YouTube is testing a new feature on its mobile apps that will allow users to create and upload short 15-second clips, similar to TikTok. The feature is currently available to limited users, and a mass rollout can be expected after the testing phase is over. The development was announced by YouTube on its support website. … Read more YouTube Testing TikTok-Like Short Video Format on Android, iOS

Google Facing Onslaught of Antitrust Cases in US: Report

Federal and state regulators in the US are preparing to file antitrust lawsuits alleging Google has abused its dominance of online search and advertising to stifle competition and and boost its profits, according to a report published Friday. The Wall Street Journal cited unidentified people familiar with the probes in a story about the upcoming … Read more Google Facing Onslaught of Antitrust Cases in US: Report

Google Ad Sales Steady After Coronavirus Drop, Warns of Difficult Q2

A drop in Google ad sales steadied in April and some consumers returned to using the search engine for shopping in addition to finding novel coronavirus information, parent Alphabet said on Tuesday, sparking an 8 percent rally in shares. The share rally to $1,329.81 (roughly Rs. 1.01 lakh) after hours brought the stock almost back … Read more Google Ad Sales Steady After Coronavirus Drop, Warns of Difficult Q2

Google Podcasts Reportedly Updated with Auto-Download, Queues, More

Google is finally updating its Podcasts app. The podcasts app from Google had been missing some key features like the ability to queue podcasts and auto-download. However, a new report seems to suggest that the company is changing that with the rollout of the ‘new Google Podcast’ application that also introduces a new user interface … Read more Google Podcasts Reportedly Updated with Auto-Download, Queues, More