Points to Remember:
- The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) has partnered with Google to roll out ‘Build for Digital India’.
- The program aims to give engineering students a platform to develop market-ready technology-based solutions to address key social issues in areas like healthcare and women safety.
- Google will give mentorship sessions in design and technology to the most promising products.
About Google LLC:
- Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
- It is considered one of the Big Four technology companies, alongside Amazon, Apple and Facebook.
- CEO: Sundar Pichai (2 Oct 2015–)
- Founded: 4 September 1998
- Parent organization: Alphabet Inc. (2015–)
- Subsidiaries: YouTube, Google Nest, DoubleClick, Google AdMob, etc.
- Founders: Larry Page, Sergey Brin
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Recently IT Ministry has partnered with which IT giant to roll out ‘Build for Digital India’ programme? Google
- What is the name of the programme for which IT ministry has partnered with Google to give engineering students a platform to develop market-ready technology-based solutions? Build for Digital India
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