Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai takes home whopping $242 million stock package in new role

The compensation package is being given in recognition of Pichai's "expanded role as CEO of Alphabet and Google"

Ericsson and Microsoft team up to build next-gen of connected cars; this means better service experience for car owners

The integrated solution allows automakers to deploy and scale global vehicle services

Smartphones make your smart cars vulnerable to cyberattacks, says a study 

Connecting your smartphone through a USB port gives a hacker backdoor access to data from both your phone and your car

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G Suite accounts may restrict access to less secure third-party apps from 2020

Access to LSAs will be turned off for all G Suite accounts. 

Boeing Starliner gears up for its maiden uncrewed flight test on Dec 20

Lift off is from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida

African Elephant

More than 4.5 million animals in the wild mapped by Google

The photos are all part of Wildlife Insights, an AI-enabled, Google Cloud-based platform

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Tech giant Samsung plans to produce Kunlum, Baidu's AI chip

This is the first such collaboration between the South Korean tech giant and the Chinese search company

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Is WhatsApp vulnerable? New bug found to crash group chats and delete history forever

The Facebook-owned company claims the bug has now been fixed.

Layout feature

Users can now upload almost six photos in one story on Instagram
 

The social media site has embraced its Layout feature

Real X2

Realme launches X2 smartphone, wireless Buds Air earphones, and a digital payment platform PaySa

Realme, a Chinese company, attempts to become a tech lifestyle brand

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Canadian researchers develop deep learning AI algorithm that can help flag fake news

The system isn't designed to replace people, but to help them fact-check faster and more reliably.

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HP launches Spectre x360 with 22-hour battery life in India for INR 99,990

The device comes in two colours - Nightfall Black with Copper Luxe accents and Poseidon Blue with Pale Brass accents.

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Fujifilm launches its new mirrorless camera in India, dubbed X-Pro3

The new camera comes with Fujifilm's unique Film Simulation function.