Tag: Google

BUSINESS

YouTube In Multibillion-Dollar Payout

YouTube, the social media platform owned by Google, has disclosed that the platform paid out over US$4 billion to artists, songwriters, and rights-holders over the last 12 months.  The company generated $19.78 billion from advertising during 2020. According to Lyor Cohen, the global head of music, the money is generated from YouTube ads, YouTube Music, and YouTube Premium subscriptions. The […]

BUSINESS

Google Sees Profits Jump

Google owner Alphabet saw its earnings jump in the first quarter as people became a captive audience for its services in light of the pandemic. Net profit soared by 162% to a record $17.9bn in the three months to March as advertising revenue swelled by a third. It comes as the tech giant faces increased scrutiny over its power and […]

BUSINESS

Google Brings Good News To Content Providers

According to press reports, Alphabet Inc.’s Google will begin paying select media outlets featured in a soon to be released news service later this year. This is a big shift in the stance of the multinational technology company. This new move also comes amid persistent calls from media companies and regulators. The new licensing deals will start in three countries, […]

BUSINESS Commerce Social media

Google Gets Record Fine Of US$5 Billion

The European Commission has penalized Google by charging the American multinational technology company a record US$5 billion for violating antitrust laws in relation to their Android operating system. The European Commission said the firm had used the mobile operating system not only to dominate but to also monopolize the market space with its search tool. The firm’s parent company Alphabet […]

BUSINESS

Google Faces Penalty Of 15% Of Its 2014 Revenue In Russia

Set to fight Russian anti-trust ruling over Android apps Google, the U.S. multinational giant technology company, which specializes in Internet-related services and products covering areas such as online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software, among others is in a spot of bother in Russia. The company is accused of violating Russia’s anti-trust law by competing unfairly against its competitors. […]

TECHNOLOGY

Google Puts New Thinking Into Its Logo

Google, the American technology giant, is reinventing itself; not only through recent restructuring — thus the new name Alphabet, but also throughits new logo design. The new logo according to the company will soon be seen across all its products. The company has embarked on the biggest redesign of its logo since 1999. It maintains the renowned elements of the […]

BUSINESS

The Battle Of The Smart Watches

Today, the dictates of the marketplace is innovate or perish. The fact is companies can no longer afford to sit back and wait on things to happen they have to adapt to the fast-changing global marketing environment if they want to remain in business or compete effectively. For example, one of the few companies that has shown how to navigate […]

BUSINESS

Google Suggests 10 Tips To Increase Revenue

How companies position themselves and treat with customers in the market place will not only make a difference in their bottom line but also will separate an average company from one which is excellent. The fact is revenue is a function of marketing and in a competitive marketing environment one has to uniquely provide solutions to customers problems or provide […]

TECHNOLOGY

How Your Website Can Gain Its Stripe On Google

Search engine optimization is the method of tracking the viewership of a website in the result page while typing it into the search engine. There are different types of searches that can be made in order to filter the information required; the most common being image search, news search, books/academic search, video search and local search. These types of searches […]

TECHNOLOGY

Google Resumes Glass Sales In The US

GOOGLE is once again selling its Internet-connected eyewear to anyone in the US as the company fine-tunes a device that has sparked intrigue and disdain for its potential to change the way people interact with technology. The latest release of Google Glass comes a month after a one-day sale gave US residents their first chance to buy the hottest accessory […]