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What is the Google Digital Garage?

The Google Digital Garage project was launched in 2015, to enable anyone to learn the fundamentals of online marketing so that they can take their business online and enjoy all the benefits, regardless of skills or background. The free online learning platform delivers a full digital skills course, using relatable examples of how different types […]

Google CFO Ruth Porat launches the Digital Garage in Manchester

Google continues to create free learning opportunities in the UK as Digital Garage revisits Manchester after 2 years. Ruth Porat, CFO of Alphabet and Google, who was present at the launch event, said, “We believe there’s an opportunity gap as digital skills become ever more important in the workplace. Recognising this, Google is committed to […]

Nominet’s Research Shows Generational Gap in Digital Capability

A recent research by Nominet shows that 42% adults can comfortably complete basic digital tasks. The survey respondents were asked to recognise icons like WiFi, settings and menu, and perform tasks like downloading apps, accessing online maps, building a website, uploading video clips and making online transactions. The research also discovered that digital competency decreases with […]

How to Find, Hire & Retain Digital Talent

Employees in any organisation are responsible for driving it towards success. In an era of increasing digital dependency, businesses need to tap into digital talent to ensure unwavering success. However, with digital transformation disrupting workplaces continuously, we are expected to see a gap in the digital talent market by 2020. It has become important to hire […]

Meet the New Google Calendar (Web)!

Google Calendar’s web version has a new look! The web application comes with a fresh layout and promises new features that would help users manage their time and get more done. Google has gathered feedback from users over the years and incorporated some much-needed changes to the way the calendar looks and works. Here are […]

Teachable Machine – The Latest AI Experiment from Google

Google has launched a new browser experiment, Teachable Machine, that allows users to get some basic, hands-on experience with machine learning. The program uses a computer’s webcam to let a user train a basic AI software. There are three input channels, namely Green, Purple and Orange, that could be used teach the program three different criteria. […]