Tag: Google

Google’s Android-protected branding revealed for privacy, security features

Google has unveiled the Protected by Android branding for security and privacy on Android. First seen last week in screenshots at Google I/O, the Android YouTube channel has now uploaded a short video that features branding about how Android keeps your information safe. The video also highlighted some of Android’s platform and ecosystem features, including […]

Twitter bots, Elon Musk’s problem with him and how Google, Facebook monitors fake accounts: An explainer

Elon Musk has halted his bid to buy Twitter because of questions over “bots,” placing artificially powered accounts at the center of the latest controversy over the proposed deal. The software is so common and such can be a problem that tech giants like Meta, Google and Twitter have dedicated teams to eliminate bots and […]

YouTube will not be blocked in Russia, confirms Minister of Digital Development

Russia is not planning to block Alphabet’s YouTube, the minister of digital development said on Tuesday, acknowledging that such a move would harm Russian users and should therefore be avoided. Russia has blocked other foreign social media platforms, but despite months of fines and threats against YouTube to Moscow for failing to remove illegal content […]