Google once again offering 2GB of free Drive storage for securing your account

By Harish Jonnalagadda To celebrate Safer Internet Day 2016, Google is once again offering free 2GB of Drive storage for reviewing your account’s security settings. The Security Checkup gives you an overview of the devices connected to your Google account, recent login activity, your recovery email address and phone numbers, account permissions across websites and […]

India's telecom regulator bans Free Basics in the country

By Harish Jonnalagadda India’s telecom regulatory authority TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) has effectively banned Free Basics in the country, following its verdict on differential pricing. Facebook’s zero-rated service has been criticized by net neutrality advocates in recent months for providing free access to a limited set of services. Facebook, for its part, tried […]

Google now offers flood alerts in India

By Harish Jonnalagadda Following the devastating floods in Chennai in December, Google has announced that it is adding flood alerts to Google Public Alerts in India. The search giant is collaborating with India’s Central Water Commission (CWC), which actively monitors river levels from 175 flood forecasting stations located all over the country. Flood alerts will […]

Deal: Getflix lifetime subscription for US$69

By Chris Marshall Today’s AndroidPIT deal sees a saving of 91 percent on a lifetime subscription to Getflix, allowing you to circumvent geo-restrictions on video streamings services. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) …read more Source::