Business

Retail

The retail sector creates news every now and then. In a recent development, giant retailer Walmart pulls off retailing through Google Express. On the other hand, in the voice shopping space, Walmart focuses to develop its business-specific action for Google Assistant. In addition, the giant retailer also withdraws from Google’s Shopping Actions service launched in March 2018. Walmart and Target are founders and partners of the Shopping Action service. Walmart

Trade

European countries such as Britain, France, and Germany are executing the plans for setting up a special-payment company. Their projects in building such company intends toward securing some trade with Iran, while completely defying the threats from Washington. However, for a shorter period of time, this new company had struggled to achieve its initial goal. The primary goal was enabling Tehran to import essential drugs and food at reasonable prices.

Retail

The retail sector creates news every now and then. In a recent development, giant retailer Walmart pulls off retailing through Google Express. On the other hand, in the voice shopping space, Walmart focuses to develop its business-specific action for Google Assistant. In addition, the giant retailer also withdraws from Google’s Shopping Actions service launched in March 2018. Walmart and Target are founders and partners of the Shopping Action service. Walmart

Protector Vehicle

The United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force (RAF) and General Atomics struck a deal to overhaul the former’s remotely piloted Protector RG MK1 fleet. The deal involves fitting critical detect-and-avoid technology to the Protector RG MK1 fleet. Once the deal completes, the reaper fleet of the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force will be passé. The contract is yet to be announce officially. Nevertheless, the capability will be part of the upgrades

GDPR

Following France’s €50 million notice to Google, Sweden’s pulls up the technology giant for failing to comply with GDPR. As a result, Datainspektionen, Sweden’s data watchdog has sent a letter asking if its location privacy setting comply with GDPR. The action comes after a Swedish consumer rights organization found Google violating GDPR norms. US researchers found that Google does not stop collecting data even after turning off location settings. Therefore,

Drone

Last year Facebook dissolved plans to develop a solar-powered drone for Internet signals. However, the company doesn’t seem to be done with the concept yet. Reviving plans, the social media giant this time is testing drones in Australia. It is doing so in collaboration with aeronautics giant Airbus. A document from Australia’s Freedom of Information Act reveals the details of the collaboration. As per the document, last year Facebook and

Solar

Lead-based perovskite is finding way as a low-cost and efficient material for solar cells, as per a recent study. Howbeit, the inherent instability and toxic nature of lead have raised major concerns pertaining to the sustainability of lead-based perovskites. This is thus hindering the adoption of these materials for large-scale commercial use. On the other hand, in another move, lead-free perovskites received recommendation because of toxic nature of lead-based perovskites.

google

In a new development, tech giant Google announced that the price of its G Suite subscriptions will be raised for the first time. The hike in price in the U.S. will be $1 and $2 for the G Suite Basic and G Suite Business editions respectively. The hike in subscription charges in other regions will be in accordance with local currency and market. The price for G Suite Enterprise will

Facebook

Facebook plans to invest US$ 300 million in the next three years to increase its focus on local news. The idea will boost journalism, especially in Western nations where the industry is facing crisis. The move comes after Facebook had announced in early 2018 to de-emphasize news stories and videos, prioritizing posts from friends. Facebook will Partner with Reputed News Publications To test the interest levels among users for local

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Constant conflicts between Google and European countries have been common issues over the past few years. The issues could recur over the next coming years. The ‘right to be forgotten’ is a key area, where Google makes significant efforts to limit search results. One of the senior advisors of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) braced Google’s legal battle. Through legal proceedings, the limits for the above-mentioned right witnessed examination