Wednesday, July 26

Google

Get 2GB free google drive storage on securing your account – #SaferInternetDay

Get 2GB free google drive storage on securing your account – #SaferInternetDay

Google, News, Security
To celebrate Safer Internet Day 2016, Google is offering free 2GB of Google Drive Storage for reviewing your account's security settings. Below is the homepage of Google where it allows users for Security Check. Google drive is a file storage and synchronization service created by Google. It allows users to store files in the cloud, share files, and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations with collaborators. The default or free storage at the time of singing-up includes 15 GB of free space which includes attachments of Gmail and Google Photos (Per your Google Photos settings, High Quality uploads are stored for free but Original quality uploads will use up your Drive storage). The Security Checkup gives you an overview of the devices connected to your Google account,
Google CEO Pichai : We Must Support Muslim, Other Minority Communities

Google CEO Pichai : We Must Support Muslim, Other Minority Communities

Google, News
Sundararajan Pichai, Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc. responding to Republican Presidential hopeful Donald Trump's comments seeking ban on Muslim entry into the US, Pichai, in a post on Medium wrote, it is "disheartening to see the intolerant discourse playing out in the news".  “I debated whether to post this, because lately it seems that criticism of intolerance just gives more oxygen to this debate. But I feel we must speak out — particularly those of us who are not under attack,” he wrote. Everyone has the right to their views, but it’s also important that those who are less represented know that those are not the views of all, Pichai added. “Let’s not let fear defeat our values. We must support Muslim and other minority communities in the US and around the world,” he said.
Good Bye Orkut – Thank you

Good Bye Orkut – Thank you

Google, Social Media
Hi, Everyone. Today i am a little bit sad to know about the news of orkut shutdown. Yes, ist time now to Good Bye Orkut. Today is the last day of my first social network - Orkut. Orkut was one of the most liked and used Social Network by Google. I have really enjoyed it a lot and it has always been entertaining, fun and i have learnt a lot through the activities which we do while scraping and use the communities as QA (Questioning and Answering) people and also in voting Polls. Many people left orkut because Facebook, Myspace etc. They have overtaken Orkut in Features and Design. The people behind orkut have really tried to make every thing possible to make a space into the heart of the users and they have almost accomplished it any how but later Google's very own Google Plus have laun
A Farewell to Orkut

A Farewell to Orkut

Google
I know that this is going to happen. But after receiving an email from Google yesterday, i was shocked.! And at the same time also realized the how much i have an affection with the Orkut and this is because as many of the Indians Orkut was the first social network which people get interacted onto each other with Friends, Colleagues, Families etc. I can't forget that We have the very first School Reunion after passing out the School with the help of Orkut. I created a community and posted topics to it and requested each friend to join the Reunion by sending them Personal Messages and/or by Scraping them. The Reunion was Awesome most of the batch mates have attended (even they were out of station) & the event went Successful.   The email i received from Google is as such "Afte
Should Indian Bloggers Pay Service Tax on Adsense Income.?

Should Indian Bloggers Pay Service Tax on Adsense Income.?

Google
This is a post which has been featured on the Labnol Blog by the owner of this (Labnol.org) blog and found of the Digital Inspiration - Amit Agarwal  (@labnol). While looking for his tweets on twitter i noticed this important tweet which i think is very important news about the Indian bloggers to know. Adsense is a program by Google which allows the Website owners and Bloggers to earn some revenue through advertising on their online spaces and lot of today's  (bloggers) in India are making a income by working hard on their Website and Blogs & many to earn that Little Money for, at least, that they should pay for their Domain and Hosting Bills. Karan Batra who is a visiting faculty member at Institute of Chartered Accountants of India helped Mr. Amit Agarwal in this concern an