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Around 1.5 billion people use Gmail every month and majority of this group trust Google to protect them from threats and hacks. Google’s existing machine learning models block more than 99.9 percent of spam, phishing, and malware from reaching people’s inboxes. But being on top of today’s highly-skilled cyber attackers, more sophisticated efforts were required.  This year in February Google revealed how it is staying ahead of refined threats. TensorFlow, an open-source machine learning framework developed by Google blocks an extra 10...
Like all the April Fools’ Day pranks, some are received as funny ones while others do not go as planned. Even when pranksters do it with well-intentions, some of the pranks push it a little too far and as a result, recipients are saddened. Today, Google was blamed for taking it too far, by introducing a new feature in its Gmail. The prank included a Mic Drop button that was placed near the conventional Send button, which would send a funny Minion GIF to the recipient and would further mute the conversation. Google created the new f...
Google and Facebook just accomplished a significant milestone. Google's Gmail and Zuckerberg-owned WhatsApp have claimed to have over 1 billion active users on a monthly basis. The great news from both the companies surfaced around the same time. Google-owned email platform’s milestone was revealed during Alphabet Q4 earnings, and minutes later Facebook-owned messaging platform revealed its own milestone. Both giant services have been growing rapidly amongst users, and have turned into a significant part of a normal person’s life,...