Media reports suggested Tuesday that Google was considering making online accounts available for children under the age of 13. The Financial Times reported the US company had been working on a special version of its video-sharing site, YouTube, ..
Google, Facebook and Apple are small fry compared to the Circle - an Internet giant, which is a search engine, social network and hardware manufacturer all rolled into one. It is the largest Internet player in the world, and its power reaches far ..
At Hekima and Tandale Primary Schools in Dar es Salaam every student has a story to tell about how water shortage and poor sanitation is both a threat to their health and affects their performance in class. 'There's no drinking water in this area, ..
Melting ice from the frozen continent of Antarctica currently makes up less than 10 percent of the observed rise in global sea levels - the rest comes from the thermal expansion of warming seas, and from melting glaciers and the Greenland ice ..
Shajaiyah is a neighborhood in eastern Gaza, not far from the Israeli border. Actually, in Gaza, everything is quite close to the Israeli border. The sandy coastal strip with its 1.8 million inhabitants is just a bit over 12 kilometers wide at its ..
In April 2010, the Chinese tech entrepreneur Lei Jun helped found Xiaomi, a company he envisioned would provide a user-friendly alternative to Google's Android. Four years later, the young tech enterprise has overtaken industry heavyweight Samsung ..
The South Korean electronics giant Samsung announced Monday it would delay the rollout of its first ever smartphone based on its new operating system, Tizen, which aims at lessening dependence on rival Google's Android. The electronics giant said ..
Google's revenues were up 22 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, rising to $16 billion (11.8 billion euros). $9.3 billion of total revenues, or 58 percent, came from outside the US. The company reported earnings per share (EPS) in the ..
Internet search giant Google is cracking down on porn by banning the adverts that include sexually explicit content which, up until now, have been shown next to its search results. Links to the porn sites themselves will still appear on searches. It ..
Mathias Döpfner is Chief Executive of German publisher Axel Springer. The interview was conducted at DW's Global Media Forum. DW: Your recent open letter to Google chairman Eric Schmidt in which you wrote that you are afraid of Google caused quite ..