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Gen Z grads think jobs at big tech companies like Facebook and Google are 'harmful,' and they refuse to work for them

Brad Doherty/AP Images Some Gen Z college grads say they won't work for tech companies like Facebook and Google because of recent scandals in big tec...

Gen Z grads think jobs at big tech companies like Facebook and Google are 'harmful,' and they refuse to work for them

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Elizabeth Warren says she won't accept major donations from tech executives after vowing to break up big tech companies like Facebook, Google, and Amazon Associated Press Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign won't accept major donations from executives in tech and finance, the senator announced Tue...
19:44, 2019-10-15

EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager doesn't want to break up big tech companies like Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook Reuters EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager is known for being tough on American tech companies. But she's not on board with calls in the US to break ...
23:16, 2019-11-07

The 30 most coveted tech companies to work at, according to thousands of tech workers WeWork Career marketplace Hired asked 3,600 tech workers to share which tech companies they want to work at most for Hired's 2019 Brand Health repor...
15:24, 2019-09-28

Google's Eric Schmidt: Breaking up Big Tech would be 'illegal' and harmful to consumers The former chairman and chief executive of Google said that calls for breaking up the tech giant have "no basis in law" and would harm consumers by p...
20:00, 2019-05-20

THE UPSKILLING CHALLENGE: How top companies are training their workforce on the hottest tech jobs Joe Williams The push across corporate America to adopt advanced tech like artificial intelligence is well underway, but finding the talent necessary...
18:48, 2020-01-17

Google employees accuse Border Patrol of 'torturing' immigrants, refuse to work with agencies Google employees are circulating a petition urging the tech giant to forgo any opportunities to work with several federal agencies “engaged in caging...
22:40, 2019-08-15

Google Wants to Help Tech Companies Know Less About You By releasing its homegrown differential privacy tool, Google will make it easier for any company to boost its privacy bona fides....
12:12, 2019-09-05

The 31 best tech companies to work for in 2020, according to employees Courtesy of HubSpot Glassdoor's annual list of the best places to work in 2020 included 31 tech companies, ranging from industry giants like Google, ...
06:12, 2019-12-11

Apple has survived backlash to the tech world while Amazon, Google, Facebook and other tech giants struggle — an expert on trust explains why (AAPL) Getty Amidst ongoing backlash against tech giants, from Amazon to Facebook, Apple has managed to remain in the good graces of public opinion. In an i...
19:24, 2019-11-26

'It's a crisis': Facebook kitchen staff work multiple jobs to get by Workers have spent months negotiating with the food services contractor employed by Facebook over wages and hoursNate Percastre makes $23 an hour wor...
14:12, 2019-07-22

Sex tech companies and advocates protest unfair ad standards outside Facebook’s NY HQ A group of sex tech startup founders, employees and supporters gathered outside of Facebook’s NY office in Manhattan to protest its advertising...
17:52, 2019-07-31

Livongo founder says tech workers want to work at mission-driven companies: 'They come to us' At CNBC's @Work conference, Livongo's executive chairman Glen Tullman said it's gotten easier for health-tech companies to recruit tec...
03:56, 2019-11-05

Big Silicon Valley tech companies dropping on best places to work list Big Silicon Valley tech companies may soon need to offer more than free food and ping-pong tables to keep their workers happy, according to a new rep...
05:08, 2019-12-11

Mind-reading tech: how private companies work to gain access to our brains Social media companies can already use online data to make reliable guesses about pregnancy or suicidal ideation – and new BCI technology will push t...
08:20, 2019-10-24

Mind-reading tech? How private companies work to gain access to our brains Social media companies can already use online data to make reliable guesses about pregnancy or suicidal ideation – and new BCI technology will push t...
14:04, 2019-10-24

France and the US have two weeks to reach a compromise over a controversial tax on Google, Facebook, and other digital companies. Ludovic Marin/Reuters France and the US have set a two-week deadline to reach a compromise over a controversial digital tax, French finance minister ...
23:04, 2020-01-08

Google and Reddit defend law protecting tech companies from liability for user-generated content A law giving tech firms legal protection from lawsuits over user-generated content remains critical to the internet’s future, Google and Reddit have ...
13:12, 2019-10-16

Facebook's ex-security chief says tech companies need to get better at hunting and detecting employees being recruited as spies, and warns the Twitter spy scandal is just the beginning (FB) Federal prosecutors have charged 2 former Twitter employees suspected of spying for the Saudi Arabian government, according to a criminal complaint u...
17:00, 2019-11-07

Facebook and Google are no longer among the 10 best places to work in the US, according to employees Associated Press Facebook and Google have long been considered among the most desirable workplaces in the US, but both companies are absent from the ...
16:36, 2019-12-11

Facebook, Google in crosshairs of new UK policy to control tech giants The U.K. government plans to create a regulatory body to force the removal of harmful content from the internet, one of the most far-reaching legisla...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Taking on tech giants: Can anyone stop Facebook, Amazon and Google? Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren is one of the most prominent voices calling for tech giants to be broken up. Is she right, and can it be done?...
13:28, 2019-05-01

The Department of Justice just launched a broad probe into whether big tech companies like Amazon, Facebook, and others illegally harm competition (APPL, GOOG, AMZN, FB) Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images The Department of Justice (DOJ) is preparing to open a broad probe into whether big tech companies like Amazon, Faceboo...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Breaking up Big Tech giants like Facebook and Google is 'on the table,' says US antitrust chief The country's top prosecutor probing Big Tech left the door open to breaking up the biggest names in Silicon Valley....
01:44, 2019-10-23

Bits: The Week in Tech: Facebook and Google Reshape the Narrative on Privacy You may think privacy means keeping hold of your data. The two tech giants want it to mean they don’t hand data to others....
16:20, 2019-05-10

Tech Hearings: Congress Unites to Take Aim at Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google A series of hearings on Capitol Hill showed the rising force of the political backlash against the country’s tech giants....
11:56, 2019-07-22

New Google and Facebook Inquiries Show Big Tech Scrutiny Is Rare Bipartisan Act Democrats and Republicans, at the federal and state levels, are uniting to investigate the power of Big Tech, and potentially to rein in the dominant...
20:57, 2019-09-06

Tech monopoly? Congress increases antitrust scrutiny on Facebook, Google, Amazon House judiciary committee launches investigation into whether current laws and enforcement are enough to address competition issuesCongress is launch...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Google latest tech giant to crack down on political ads as pressure on Facebook grows Google to bar political advertisers from targeting voters based on affiliation and tighten ban on ‘demonstrably false claims’Google will no longer al...
03:24, 2019-11-21

US tech stocks slide as Google, Facebook and Apple fear antitrust investigations US government reportedly considering separate investigations into whether tech giants are engaged in anti-competitive practicesUS tech stocks were dr...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Facebook and Google employees are leaving to join small start-ups as scandals weigh on big tech Traditionally, it's been a huge challenge for health-tech and ed-tech companies to recruit tech talent from Facebook, Google and the other big t...
17:08, 2019-04-21

Here's why Facebook, Google, and every other major tech company are updating their privacy policy in time for 2020, and what it means for you Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images Tech companies — ranging from giants like Facebook and Google to smaller startups — are overhauling their p...
15:32, 2020-01-01

Edward Snowden says big tech firms like Amazon, Google and Facebook have business models that are tantamount to 'abuse' (FB, GOOGL, GOOG, AMZN) Handout/Getty Images American whistleblower and activist Edward Snowden has compared the business models of tech giants such as Facebook, Google and ...
23:16, 2019-11-04

SEC filing reveals Facebook was the mystery bidder against Google to acquire Fitbit, and it shows tech giants see huge growth potential for smartwatches This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
21:24, 2019-11-26

Edmonton Grads legendary basketball team honoured in Google Doodle A group of trailblazing women who utterly dominated basketball for a quarter of a century were featured on Google's home page on Saturday....
00:48, 2019-11-10

TECH COMPANIES IN FINANCIAL SERVICES: How Apple, Amazon, and Google are taking financial services by storm (AMZN, AAPL, GOOGL) Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of the TECH COMPANIES IN FINANCIAL SERVICES research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-...
19:52, 2019-09-26

Facebook opens UK engineering hub to fight harmful content LONDON (AP) — Facebook is opening an engineering center in London that will build tech tools aimed at keeping harmful content off its site. The U.S. ...
11:12, 2019-06-12

Facebook to partner with major media companies for ‘Facebook News’ News Corp CEO Robert Thomson and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg will share a stage in New York City on Friday to discuss plans to feature news stor...
18:24, 2019-10-25

The tech industry's diversity problem won't get better unless tech companies unite to solve it, Dell exec urges at World Economic Forum Business InsiderMarla Aufmuth / Getty Solving the tech industry's diversity problem will require a collective effort across companies, according to D...
21:32, 2020-01-21

Andrew Yang preached his tech-friendly gospel at Sam Altman's San Francisco house: You can't treat tech like oil companies and breaking up Amazon won't bring malls back Presidential candidate Andrew Yang had a fundraiser attended by tech workers in San Francisco at supporter and tech investor Sam Altman's house. Altm...
01:24, 2019-11-14

Bits: The Week in Tech: Facebook Is Desperate to Shape Tech Regulation. Should It? Asking tech leaders how to regulate their own industry might be like “asking the foxes how best to guard the henhouse.”...
20:56, 2019-04-11

Survey: Companies add fewest jobs in 9 years in May WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies added the fewest jobs in nine years, a private survey found, as manufacturers, construction firms and mining compani...
15:44, 2019-06-05

The head of Facebook's controversial new cryptocurrency project explains why you don't need to trust Facebook for it to work (FB) REUTERS/Erin Scott David Marcus, the Facebook executive heading the firm's cryptocurrency efforts, says that the system is designed in such a way tha...
07:16, 2019-10-18

Google employees refuse to be ‘complicit’ in any contracts with border control, ICE More than 600 Google employees are refusing to "be complicit" in any potential cloud computing work the tech giant might do for US Customs and Border...
20:16, 2019-08-15

I work in politics. I refuse to let a nude video stop me from running for office | Ashley Fairbanks Almost every woman I know has taken nudes at sometime in her life. As more women run for office, we have to stop fear from holding us backWhen Repres...
17:36, 2019-10-31

Google cofounder Sergey Brin has secretly been married to a law tech founder since 2018. Here are 14 other power couples who rule the tech world. Google cofounder Sergey Brin has secretly been married to his girlfriend Nicole Shanahan since 2018, the Chronicle of Philanthropy recently reported....
20:52, 2019-10-03

Facebook creates 1,000 new UK jobs The firm says the new roles will include adding to its team tackling harmful online content....
09:48, 2020-01-21

Lloyds to create 500 jobs at new tech hub in Edinburgh The banking group says it is responding to a shift in customer behaviour towards digital services....
10:24, 2019-05-20

The 25 best companies you'll want to work for in 2020 Glassdoor Job site Glassdoor released their annual ranking of the best companies to work for, based on employee reviews. Major tech companies like Mi...
14:20, 2019-12-11

Germany: More and more people work multiple jobs Over 3 million people in Germany work more than one job, many because of financial difficulties. Opposition politicians are calling for a raise to th...
08:20, 2020-01-21

Facebook to make jobs, credit ads searchable BOSTON (AP) — Facebook says it plans to make advertisements for U.S. jobs and loans and credit card offers searchable for all users. That’s in ...
00:08, 2019-07-01

Glassdoor: 10 of the 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019 are in tech Glassdoor has put together its list of the top 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019, and 10 of them are in the tech industry.Read More...
07:40, 2019-09-18

Foreigners are still interested in U.S. tech jobs despite volatile politics Global interest in technology jobs in the United States is holding steady, despite the political situation about immigration, according to job site I...
08:20, 2019-06-05

The Week in Tech: A.I.’s Threat to White-Collar Jobs Some workers may be more exposed to artificial intelligence than previously thought. But worry more about automation’s threat to less skilled employe...
16:24, 2019-11-22

Glassdoor: 14 of the 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019 are in tech Glassdoor has put together its list of the top 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019, and 14 them are in the tech industry.Read More...
10:17, 2019-09-18

Tech Jobs Lead to the Middle Class. Just Not for the Masses. The great hope for people without a bachelor’s degree hasn’t yet spread beyond small-scale success stories....
22:16, 2019-05-19

How High Tech Is Transforming One of the Oldest Jobs: Farming From equipment automation to data collection and analysis, the digital evolution of agriculture is already a fact of life on farms across the United ...
15:44, 2019-09-06

More than 3,000 truck drivers have lost their jobs in 2019 as the transportation 'bloodbath' unfolds. Here's the list of the biggest bankrupt trucking companies. Workday Minnesota/YouTube Hundreds of trucking companies have folded in 2019. That has left more than 3,000 truck drivers suddenly without a job. Aft...
21:40, 2019-09-30

These were the 50 best US companies for women to work for in 2019 Courtesy of Comparably Career site Comparably released its list of the 50 best places for women to work. Comparably used survey results that assessed...
17:32, 2019-12-12

The 25 best companies for women to work at, ranked 10'000 Hours/Getty Images Job-listing hub InHerSight revealed the top 25 companies for working women, according to female employee ratings. Major com...
15:20, 2019-10-22

Facebook will let users see what companies track you Facebook plans to roll out a feature to allow users to see what companies track them — and to control which of that data gets shared with Facebook. M...
20:56, 2019-08-20

Congress Asks More than 80 Companies for Big Tech Complaints House lawmakers asked the companies for information on how their businesses had been affected by Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google....
02:52, 2019-09-21

Markets Right Now: Stocks rebound, led by tech companies NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising at the open on Wall Street Friday, led...
16:12, 2019-05-24

Should tech companies be worried about DoJ's antitrust review? Action may finally be taken over claims Facebook, Google Apple and Amazon have monopolised chosen fieldsThe US Department of Justice (DoJ) has announ...
17:00, 2019-07-24

DOJ launches antitrust probe into Big Tech companies The Justice Department announced Tuesday that it is launching a probe into big tech companies’ efforts to reduce competition and stifle innovation— r...
03:40, 2019-07-24

How tech companies are shaping the rules governing AI Enlarge (credit: Mina De La O | Getty Images) In early April, the European Commission published guidelines intended to keep any artificial intelli...
14:36, 2019-05-19

Brookings: AI will heavily affect tech and white-collar jobs A new report compares job descriptions with patents to assign each job an exposure score. Exposure could mean augmenting how you work or taking your ...
07:32, 2019-11-20

Thousands of truck drivers have lost their jobs in 2019 as the transportation 'bloodbath' unfolds. Here's the list of the biggest bankrupt trucking companies. Workday Minnesota/YouTube Hundreds of trucking companies have folded in 2019. That has left thousands of truck drivers suddenly without a job. After ...
20:24, 2019-12-10

The 40 companies engineering and IT students around the world say they want to work for Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Employer branding expert Universum just released its annual rankings of the World's Most Attractive Employers, based on the r...
14:52, 2019-10-04

The 25 small US companies with the best work-life balance Courtesy of Comparably Job-listing site Comparably just released its annual ranking of the 25 small businesses where employees have the best work-lif...
17:40, 2019-10-03

The 25 major US companies with the best work-life balance 10'000 Hours/Getty Images Job-listing site Comparably just released its annual ranking of the 25 large companies where employees have the best work-l...
14:44, 2019-10-03

Work to make the world a better place: 5 things you need to know about ‘green jobs’ Imagine a world in which practically everyone works in jobs that are helping to transform the global economy, and bring about a world where business ...
14:56, 2019-04-28

Why tech companies keep hitting the same wall when they try to get into health care Health care still faces a big problem: the inability to share health data. But tech companies motivated to fix it, says Paul Markovich....
15:44, 2019-05-30

How Much Is Your Data Worth to Tech Companies? Lawmakers Want Answers New proposed legislation by U.S. senators Mark R. Warner and Josh Hawley seeks to protect privacy by forcing tech companies to disclose the “tr...
12:20, 2019-07-22

U.S. Tech Companies Sidestep a Trump Ban, to Keep Selling to Huawei Chip makers’ deals underscore how difficult it is to clamp down on companies that the administration considers a national security threat....
23:08, 2019-06-25

Who Goes Public When? Tech Companies Maneuver to Stand Out in the Horde With so many start-ups listing their shares this year, each is trying to avoid the traffic jam to get its own moment in the sun....
23:00, 2019-04-15

How Much Your Data Is Worth to Tech Companies? Lawmakers Want Answers New proposed legislation by U.S. senators Mark R. Warner and Josh Hawley seeks to protect privacy by forcing tech companies to disclose the “tr...
21:44, 2019-07-19

Insurance Companies Baffled By New Driver Safety Tech Insurance companies aren’t sure about all this new, driver safety assistance tech, some consumer advocacy groups are mad at Tesla, BMW’s got batterie...
16:08, 2019-07-26

Mnuchin threatens tariffs if UK and Italy tax tech companies Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned the United Kingdom and Italy Tuesday that the United States would retaliate with tariffs if they adopted "di...
16:56, 2020-01-21

Founders of Successful Tech Companies Are Mostly Middle-Aged Some of tech’s biggest names had founders in their teens. But new research shows that for fast-growing start-ups in the U.S., the average age was 45....
12:32, 2019-08-30

Tech companies meet with US intelligence on 2020 election US technology companies including Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter met with US intelligence agencies on Wednesday to discuss security strategi...
21:24, 2019-09-05

Startups or giants — does size matter when tech workers choose jobs? Do tech workers prefer small startups or tech titans when it comes to jobs? Neither. They actually opt for medium-size companies, Indeed says.Read Mo...
16:24, 2019-07-25

'Car-sharing companies still have to work hard to convince the masses' Opinion 4 Sep, 2019 After a disappointing experience with a car-sharing app, Steve Fowler explains that they have a long way to convinc...
11:08, 2019-09-04

Companies that use Facebook ‘Like’ button liable for data: EU court Companies that embed Facebook’s “Like” button on their websites allowing users’ personal data to be transferred to the US social network can be held ...
15:52, 2019-07-29

Four days left to give to the Guardian – and four tech companies under scrutiny As 2019 comes to a close, the Guardian’s seven days of giving countdown highlights the critical issues facing the US in 2020Support independent journ...
14:32, 2019-12-28

White House readies response to French tax on tech companies The U.S. Trade Representative's Office said Wednesday it would announce next week if it would retaliate against France for a tax on digital services ...
17:40, 2019-11-27

Justice Department Opens Antitrust Review of Big Tech Companies The agency said it would look into concerns about anticompetitive behavior by some of the industry’s biggest companies....
00:04, 2019-07-24

State Attorneys General Said to Be Near Formal Investigation of Tech Companies Their bipartisan effort comes after a smaller group of the state representatives met last month with antitrust officials at the Justice Department....
02:44, 2019-08-20

U.S. Blacklists More Chinese Tech Companies Over National Security Concerns The move to place five additional Chinese actors on the “entity list” heightens tensions just as American and Chinese officials try to get trade talk...
18:20, 2019-06-21

Justice Department opens antitrust review of big US tech companies The Department of Justice is opening a sweeping antitrust review into online platforms, potentially threatening some of Silicon Valley's most powerfu...
01:24, 2019-07-24

Car contracts: Advice for tech companies entering the auto space Many tech companies are finding themselves in an exciting but daunting position: having to contract with established auto makers.Read More...
19:44, 2019-07-13

Those People Starting Successful Tech Companies? Most Are Middle-Aged Some of tech’s biggest names had founders in their teens. But new research shows that for fast-growing start-ups in the U.S., the founders’ average a...
19:28, 2019-08-29

Big Tech Companies Meeting With U.S. Officials on 2020 Election Security Security teams from Facebook, Google, Twitter and Microsoft met with members of the F.B.I., Department of Homeland Security and others on Wednesday, ...
21:32, 2019-09-04

U.S. blacklists Chinese tech companies it says are used to repress Muslim minorities The blacklist effectively bars U.S. firms from selling technology to the Chinese companies without government approval....
02:20, 2019-10-08

Here are all the major US tech companies blocked behind China's 'Great Firewall' Alexander Koerner/Getty Images The US has blacklisted a slew of Chinese companies this year, including major tech entities like Huawei, from doing bu...
18:32, 2019-10-10

US and France reach deal over French tax on big tech companies: Macron The United States and France have reached a deal over a French tax expected to hit Silicon Valley’s largest companies that heightened tensions betwee...
20:36, 2019-08-26

Pope Francis says tech companies have ‘responsibility’ to protect minors Pope Francis said on Thursday that technology company executives and investors must be held accountable if they put profit before the protection of c...
15:52, 2019-11-14

Philadelphia cops will lose jobs over racist, homophobic Facebook posts More than a dozen Philadelphia police officers will be fired after a series of racist, homophobic and violent Facebook posts that they allegedly shar...
20:16, 2019-07-19

Bill Gates and Steve Jobs raised their kids tech-free — and it should've been a red flag Justin Sullivan/Getty Interviews with Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and other tech elites consistently reveal that Silicon Valley parents are strict about ...
18:04, 2019-09-30

These are the 20 best tech jobs in America in 2020 based on salary, job openings, and employee satisfaction Getty Images Glassdoor's annual compilation of the best jobs in America is filled with tech positions, many of which topped the list for 2020. The co...
07:24, 2020-01-15

U.S. Companies Are Finding Ways to Work Around Trump’s Huawei Blacklist (Bloomberg) — American technology companies have resumed selling certain products to Huawei Technologies Co. after concluding there are legal w...
15:04, 2019-06-26

Iraq and Afghanistan veterans can't find jobs, while other vets and civilians gain work Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans struggle to find jobs, despite nationwide unemployment reaching a 50-year low last month....
21:52, 2019-10-07

Facebook ends human review of user audio after other companies do the same Facebook is now the latest tech giant to put a stop to human review of user audio recordings, following a slew of companies from Google to Amazon and...
01:36, 2019-08-14

Trump attacks social media companies after Facebook bans STERLING, Virginia (AP) — President Donald Trump is criticizing social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures. Trump, wh...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Sony surprised everyone with a futuristic prototype car at CES, and it's another sign that tech companies are going to have a big say in what the car of the future looks like Mark Matousek/Business Insider At CES, Sony unveiled the Vision-S, a futuristic prototype car that comes loaded with sensors for monitoring its passe...
14:24, 2020-01-11

The 5 most valuable US tech companies are now worth more than $5 trillion after Alphabet's record close REUTERS/Brandon Wade/File Photo Google-parent Alphabet soared to a $1 trillion valuation Thursday, pushing the total value of the five biggest tech c...
16:16, 2020-01-17

Justice Department Launches Sweeping Antitrust Probe of Big Tech Companies The U.S. Department of Justice opened a sweeping antitrust investigation of big technology companies and whether their online platforms have hurt com...
01:56, 2019-07-24

Pew: U.S. adults trust police with facial recognition more than tech companies or advertisers U.S. adults trust police over tech companies or advertisers with facial recognition software, but attitudes differ based on age, race, and political ...
22:28, 2019-09-05

Mind-reading tech? How private companies could gain access to our brains Social media companies can already use online data to make reliable guesses about pregnancy or suicidal ideation – and new BCI technology will push t...
15:04, 2019-10-24

Trade wars have big impacts on tech companies. Here’s why you should follow the relationship closely CME GroupBy Jim Iuorio for CME Group Over the past two years, the Unites States trading relationship with China has been a major market risk. What be...
21:16, 2019-11-14

The number of unprofitable companies going public has hit 'tech bubble levels,' BAML says Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images The number of unprofitable companies going public has surged to "tech bubble levels," according to Bank of America Merr...
17:24, 2019-10-14

ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro wary of tech companies going after NFL rights ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro said he would not be surprised to encounter competition from FANG when the next round of NFL television contracts expire ...
04:36, 2019-09-13

China stokes trade war by cutting corporate taxes on tech companies In the latest salvo in the escalating trade war between the US and China, the Chinese government said Wednesday it would give huge corporate tax brea...
19:36, 2019-05-22

From aging dinosaurs to failed startups, these are 13 of the biggest tech companies that went under in the 2010s The 2010s saw booming growth across the tech industry, but some companies didn't survive the decade. Many of the companies that went under in the pas...
12:40, 2019-11-02

Tech, social media companies plan crackdown on U.K. election misinformation Internet companies are face growing criticism for amplifying false claims during the run up to the 2016 Brexit referendum and the 2016 election in th...
18:12, 2019-11-10

Microsoft accessibility grants go out to companies aiming to improve tech for the disabled The tech world has a lot to offer those with disabilities, but it can be hard to get investors excited about the accessibility space. That’s wh...
15:56, 2019-10-17

Tech companies and politicians meeting in Ottawa to discuss privacy, disinformation The international grand committee on big data, privacy and democracy is meeting in Ottawa for three days starting Monday....
23:04, 2019-05-26

Companies in Shanghai cannot resume work before February 9 due to virus fight: government The Shanghai government has said companies in the city are not allowed to resume operations before Feb. 9, an official at the municipality announced ...
09:12, 2020-01-27

Companies are adopting ‘family first’ attitudes to boost work-life balance When her labor started early, Sarah Cusick called her manager to let him know. “I was expected at his wedding the next day, so first I told him that ...
06:08, 2019-08-05

Thomas Cook collapse: Hero staff turn up for work to help customers despite losing jobs Thomas Cook staff have been hailed as heroes for working to help customers despite losing their jobs following the travel operator's collapse....
16:56, 2019-09-23

Vaping companies reprimanded for violating tobacco ad rules on Facebook, Instagram The FDA and FTC issued warning letters to four e-cigarette companies for allegedly used influencers to advertise their products on Facebook, Instagra...
20:28, 2019-06-07

TikTok is reportedly trying to poach advertisers from Facebook as the rivalry between the companies heats up (FB) Reuters TikTok is reportedly trying to nab some of Facebook's advertisers through targeted marketing campaigns, Adweek reported. TikTok, a short-form...
18:20, 2019-11-13

Media companies scramble after judge rules they are liable for Facebook comments Australian judge finds media companies have a responsibility to ensure defamatory remarks are not posted on social mediaMajor media companies and Fac...
10:12, 2019-06-25

Floating or falling? Tech companies that made stock market debuts in 2019 As WeWork woos investors, this year’s technology sector IPOs have mostly been a disappointment – with one exception Continue reading......
18:28, 2019-09-14

Why parents in a school district near the CIA are forcing tech companies to erase kids’ data As families worry for their children’s futures, a district has instituted a yearly data purgeParents at a public school district in Maryland have won...
22:44, 2019-12-05

Proposed Bill Wants Tech Companies To Pay Out the Nose if DOJ Inquiry Uncovers Antitrust Violations U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Richard Blumenthal proposed antitrust legislation Friday that, if passed, could give the Justice Department’s recentl...
23:44, 2019-08-03

The key to stopping social media censorship is not to smash tech companies, but to amend Section 230 With Democrats and Republicans alike eager to flex government power over private social media companies, one option remains most appealing to limited...
23:40, 2019-06-05

Elizabeth Warren rakes in tech cash while threatening to break up companies via billboard Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is raking in donations from Big Tech companies in Silicon Valley, despite her new billboard calling for the breakup o...
19:04, 2019-05-31

Microsoft accessibility grants go out to companies aiming to improve tech for people with disabilities The tech world has a lot to offer those with disabilities, but it can be hard to get investors excited about the accessibility space. That’s wh...
19:08, 2019-10-17

The SEC is reportedly investigating how Slack and other tech unicorns were opened for trading on their first day as public companies The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the listings of a number of tech unicorns that went public on the New York Stock Exchange in ...
00:00, 2019-12-21

Brave New World: Uncle Sam is taxing robots as companies invest in advanced tech It’s a brave new world for the IRS: taxing robots. Uncle Sam is padding the Treasury with millions of dollars to assess bots at the same time that co...
13:52, 2019-08-25

Tech companies monitor schoolkids across America. These parents are making them delete the data As families worry for their children’s futures, a district not far from the CIA headquarters has instituted a yearly data purgeParents at a public sc...
12:40, 2019-12-05

Chrome will make it harder for companies to track you — except Google Chrome browser will make it harder for companies that are not Google to track you online. Google is about to make a move that will prove that it’s al...
22:56, 2019-05-07

Two opera companies animate a 17th-century work to confront #MeToo head-on Opera Lafayette and Heartbeat Opera give new punch to an old story of female abuse at the hands of men....
20:40, 2019-04-23

Japanese women defend right to wear glasses at work after companies forbid eyewear “If wearing glasses is a real problem at work it should be banned for everyone, men and women,” Japanese writer Yumi Ishikawa said....
17:12, 2019-11-12

From Amazon to GM, here are all the major tech and transportation companies who paid $0 in federal income taxes last year Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters These massive companies made millions — in some cases, billions — in profits in 2018, but didn't pay a dime in f...
16:56, 2019-11-24

Coalition of governments and tech companies pledges to fight terrorist content, but U.S. refuses to join A Paris summit produced a broad but vague agreement to fight online terrorism that seemed most notable for the refusal of the U.S. to formally partic...
22:24, 2019-05-15

Global watchdogs urge ‘vigilant monitoring’ as big tech companies shift into financial services Google and other “Big Tech” companies may have to share data on financial services customers with banks and fintech firms to prevent unfair competiti...
12:48, 2019-12-09

Intel: Skills gap means industrial companies are failing to roll out internet of things tech Intel said that a new study it is releasing shows that two out of three companies are struggling to deploy the industrial internet of things.Read Mor...
16:20, 2019-12-12

The outlook for Wall Street jobs after a 'wonky' 2019; banking execs declare a truce in the tech talent war Hello readers! Let's talk about jobs.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Here's how to escape a flooding vehicleSee Also:We talke...
14:08, 2019-11-23

They left their corporate jobs to write kids’ books in a barn. But a fairy-tale life is hard work. The creators of the popular “The Real McCoys,” “Everywhere, Wonder” and other books for young readers have built their life piece by piece, story by ...
15:28, 2019-08-13

Facebook’s plan to revolutionize how money works, and why companies and lawmakers are so worried about it, explained in 30 seconds Susan Walsh/AP Images Facebook is trying to launch its own cryptocurrency: Libra. Libra will be managed by the independent, nonprofit Libra Associati...
14:56, 2019-10-26

Here are the top health tech companies and startups developing wearable medical devices (NTI, MTRX, AAPL, FIT, GRMN) This is a preview of Wearables in US Healthcare research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more he...
02:28, 2019-09-26

THE CHANGING C-SUITE: What the rise of information, data, and tech chiefs says about the future of leadership in America's top companies IBM Technology leaders within organizations are increasingly tasked with overseeing sweeping digital overhauls. That is giving chief data, informatio...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Alphabet-backed One Medical files for IPO as money-losing tech companies struggle on public market Backed by some top venture investors, One Medical is trying to convince Wall Street that it has elements of a tech company....
00:52, 2020-01-04

Millennials love plants so much it's convincing tech companies to replace office artwork with 'living walls' Mary Meisenzahl Tech companies are increasingly installing greenery, particularly living walls, in offices and retail spaces. Apple became one of the...
17:44, 2019-10-22

Chrome browser will make it harder for companies to track you online – unless they’re Google Chrome browser will make it harder for companies that are not Google to track you online Google is about to make a move that will prove that it&rsquo...
13:40, 2019-05-07

My husband and I left our full-time jobs to travel the world for 6 months — and only spent $288 from our savings. Here's how we found remote work. Courtesy of Mary Kearl In early 2019, Mary Kearl and her husband left their full-time jobs to travel the world for six months — and are still c...
15:40, 2020-01-10

Diversity schemes and womens' returner programmes are helping companies to succeed, says Tech Talent Charter The UK tech industry is receiving record numbers of investment and the Tech Talent Charter wants to ensure women aren't left behind...
13:52, 2020-01-15

Tech giants, Warren Buffett's empire, and the 'Generals': Here's what to look for when these 6 companies report earnings this week (AAPL, FB, BRK.B, GE, GM, GOOG) Mason Trinca/Reuters Third-quarter earnings season has helped drive markets near record highs, and some of the biggest companies are scheduled to rep...
17:24, 2019-10-27

These 5 tech companies started in garages, and now they're worth billions. These are their modest beginnings. (GOOG, MSFT, AAPL, AMZN) David Paul Morris / Getty Images Google, Apple, HP, Microsoft, and Amazon all say that they started in garages. Now, they make up some of the most va...
15:20, 2019-12-21

The Future of Sex Work Slams Up Against Big Tech As influencers peddle more sexually explicit content, Big Tech's biggest platforms—Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter—are increasing restrictions....
13:16, 2019-12-13

Google’s Private Join and Compute gives companies data insights while preserving privacy Google's Private Join and Compute, which is now available in open source, allows companies to glean insights from data sets without sacrificing priva...
16:08, 2019-06-19

Will Hollywood’s new youthifying tech keep old actors in work for ever? From Samuel L Jackson to Will Smith, established stars are de-ageing in films – a trick that might not always benefit the industryHow old is Samuel L...
10:28, 2019-06-10

Facebook's New Libra Coin: How Does It Work, and Should You Buy It? On Tuesday Facebook announced Libra, a cryptocurrency that it will launch (along with 27 other partners) in 2020. A little like Bitcoin and a little ...
17:48, 2019-06-19

The Week in Tech: Are You Ready for Facebook’s Future? We got a glimpse of what the social network’s privacy-first focus might look like in practice. You may not love it....
18:00, 2019-08-30

Tech Fix: Facebook Did Not Securely Store Passwords. Here’s What You Need to Know. Facebook said it had found no evidence of abuse and it was not requiring users to change their passwords, but you should do it anyway....
21:00, 2019-04-11

The Week in Tech: Facebook Fights Back A remarkable leak from an internal meeting shows the company is gearing up to fight government intervention....
15:24, 2019-10-04

Here are all the companies and divisions under Google's parent company, Alphabet, which just had a major shake-up at the top (GOOG, GOOGL) Justin Sullivan/Getty Google reorganized to become Alphabet in 2015, but the way the company is structured is still rather confusing. Alphabet is org...
22:04, 2019-12-04

An app developer is accusing Apple of quietly changing the way it ranks apps in the App Store, further fueling concerns about the influence of big tech companies (AAPL) Hollis Johnson/Business Insider An app developer is accusing Apple of having manipulated app rankings in its App Store in new court filings. The app ...
20:08, 2019-12-20

Apple CEO Tim Cook just took a not-so-subtle shot at Facebook's decision to create a cryptocurrency, saying companies 'shouldn't be looking to gain power this way' (AAPL, FB) AP Apple does not plan to create a cryptocurrency any time soon, CEO Tim Cook said. Facebook has announced plans to release a cryptocurrency in June ...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Cuomo: Israeli robocar tech could work in NYC subways Governor Andrew Cuomo is taking the wheel at the MTA — by testing out cars that don’t use them. The governor on Friday toured the Jerusal...
23:44, 2019-06-28

By all means back healthcare tech, but only once it is shown to work It makes sense to champion high-tech innovations, but UK health minister Matt Hancock would do well to wait until they have been shown to work effect...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Facebook’s cryptocurrency might work like loyalty points Enlarge / Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg checks his phone during the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 13, 2018 in Sun Valley, Idaho. ...
19:56, 2019-05-05

What can you use instead of Google and Facebook? More and more companies are promising privacy online and an alternative to the big internet firms....
02:48, 2020-01-24

The CEOs of JP Morgan, McKinsey, Ford, and 800 other companies signed a letter saying diversity efforts are improving — but 42% of Americans still experience racism at work Courtesy of CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Hundreds of American CEOs say they have increased diversity and inclusion efforts over the last year...
22:52, 2019-11-14

The Week in Tech: Facebook’s First Step Toward Treating Our Data Better The social network’s latest privacy feature at least lets us imagine how we could better control our data in the future....
15:36, 2019-08-23

Facebook cryptocurrency, life-saving smartphones and more: Tech Q&A Please help me solve a debate. I say my smart TV can get bit by malware and viruses. My buddy says I am a dope. Who’s right? A six-pack is riding on ...
13:20, 2019-06-30

Tech Fix: I Deleted Facebook Last Year. Here’s What Changed (and What Didn’t). Our personal tech columnist didn’t lose touch with his true friends — but strange things did occur, including Instagram thinking he was a woman....
07:24, 2019-04-13

Why Your Tech Fund Might Be Selling Facebook And Alphabet In September This is one of the rare times when individual investors have a trading advantage over institutions....
12:56, 2019-05-01

Tech companies are at the center of a major shift in the relationship between workers, consumers, and businesses — and executives are reacting (GOOG, GOOGL, AMZN, FB, UBER, PWC) AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews Tech executives' top concerns for 2020 are workforce issues, healthcare, and data privacy, according to a recent survey from...
19:20, 2020-01-10

Secret passages and skipped meals: Oracle's CEO Mark Hurd gave us a rare peek at what it really takes to run one of the world's most important tech companies On Friday, October 18, 2016, Oracle founder and chairman Larry Ellison announced that Mark Hurd had passed away at age 62. He had been ill and was fo...
18:40, 2019-10-18

A look at the most valuable tech companies from 10 years ago shows how much has changed — and that Microsoft and Apple still dominate (MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, ORCL, HP, INTC, QCOM, V, SAP) AP The tech industry has evolved dramatically over the past decade as new brands have taken over. Microsoft and Apple have stayed on top, but househo...
21:48, 2019-12-10

The actress in the Peloton ad asks people to remember that she's 'not actually the Peloton lady' so she can work other jobs in acting Screenshot Twitter/YouTube The actress at the center of Peloton's viral holiday ad appeared on NBC's "Today" on Thursday to discuss her experience wi...
16:28, 2019-12-12

UK and South Korea to work together on electric cars and autonomous tech News 10 Sep, 2019 Memorandum of understanding “will open a new era” between two countries; takes advantage of pre-Brexit trade agreemen...
17:12, 2019-09-10

‘Always on’ hi-tech work culture is hitting family life, says report Evening emails and blurring of lines between home and office put parents under strainEvening emails and an “always on” working culture means that for...
11:20, 2020-01-12

Palantir's work with ICE prompts LGBTQ tech conference to disinvite it Software company Palantir has been disinvited from a major LGBTQ tech conference because of public objection to its work with Immigration and Customs...
23:12, 2019-08-27

Glassdoor: HubSpot dethrones Zoom as the best tech company to work for in the U.S. Glassdoor has released its 12th annual Employees' Choice Awards. HubSpot was the top tech company, followed by DocuSign and Ultimate Software.Read Mo...
06:08, 2019-12-11

Facebook has a plan to tackle fake news – here's why it won't work Ahead of the UK general election, Facebook says it is tackling interference and misinformation. But the firm’s efforts are unlikely to have much effe...
14:12, 2019-10-31

Facebook: Oculus Link will work with SteamVR games, too Facebook confirmed that you should be able to play SteamVR games like The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and No Man’s Sky on your Oculus Quest when Oculus L...
13:28, 2019-09-29

Facebook Portal review: WhatsApp integration needs work In recent weeks, Facebook's Portal unit rolled out a number of new devices and features. This is our review of what works and what needs work.Read Mo...
14:44, 2019-10-15

Facebook wants Portal to be the king of video calls, but there’s still work to do Doing things with friends and family during video calls is compelling, but Facebook's Portal must walk a fine line between entertaining and distracti...
16:52, 2019-08-06

A Cornell researcher analyzed 961 companies and found that a haphazard approach to talent doesn't work — but a simple, overlooked change can help teams perform at their best Business Insidermixetto/Getty Images Companies that have structured management practices are more productive. That's according to new research from C...
21:36, 2019-12-03

Secret cameras, hacking passwords, Facebook after death and more: Tech Q&A Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products, and all things digital....
10:12, 2020-01-26

Facebook and the MTA don't allow ads featuring sex toys. These two sex-tech startups are pushing it to change that. Approved—Not Approved Sex-tech startups Dame Products and Unbound recently launched a website to illuminate what they say is a gendered double stand...
23:24, 2019-09-09

Facebook Antitrust Inquiry Shows Big Tech’s Freewheeling Era Is Past Two settlements and a new antitrust investigation highlighted a new reality for tech giants: Scrutiny from regulators and lawmakers has become a cons...
05:00, 2019-07-25

Facebook to pay $5B for privacy mishaps in largest FTC penalty on tech company The fine is large, but won't make much of a dent for a company that had nearly $56 billion in revenue last year....
15:56, 2019-07-24

Facebook opens face recognition tech to all users with opt-out option Facebook is opening up its face recognition technology to all users with an option to opt out, as it discontinued a related feature called Tag Sugges...
11:08, 2019-09-04

The Week in Tech: Facebook Romance Scams and Banking Hacks For years, impostors have been posing as members of the military to bilk people out of money. Why has Facebook been unable to stop them?...
15:56, 2019-08-02

These 6 tech companies have made the controversial decision to try to operate in China, where the government can demand social media posts be removed or search results be censored Alexander Koerner/Getty Images China's "Great Firewall" of internet censorship blocks content that the government deems sensitive, including reports ...
20:36, 2019-10-10

Big Tech is teaming up with health care companies to make it easier to see your health history Apple, Amazon, Google and Microsoft's health teams were all represented at a meeting in Washington D.C. on Tuesday to discuss opening up access ...
23:56, 2019-07-30

Deaf Awareness Week: How tech companies want to make the world more accessible for deaf people Google and Huawei are just two companies using AI to empower people who are deaf and hard of hearing...
11:08, 2019-05-04

Dopamine fasting is a tech fad that sounds silly – but might just work | Oliver Burkeman Depriving your brain of stimulation can rewire your frazzled neural circuits – but the problem runs deeper than thatThe problem with ridiculous Silic...
16:20, 2019-11-29

5 failed tech predictions for the 2010s that didn't work out (TSLA, GOOG, FB) AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani After the advent of iPhones and other innovations in the new millennium, the 2010s started with promise of technological pr...
18:24, 2019-12-30

World leaders, tech bosses work on stemming online violence PARIS (AP) — Several world leaders and tech bosses are meeting in Paris to find ways to stop acts of violent extremism from being shown online. They&...
09:56, 2019-05-15

‘New tech’ business model threatens decent work conditions, warns UN Unemployment is down globally but workers’ conditions have not improved, the UN said on Wednesday, warning that some businesses driven by new technol...
10:43, 2019-04-09

‘Silicon Valley’ is done, but the important work of mocking tech culture must carry on The HBO comedy’s final episode was too gentle, but its sharpest jabs made the world a better place....
12:16, 2019-12-09

Baratunde Thurston’s Work Diary: At the Intersection of Tech, Race and Society “Part of my job,” says the author of “How to Be Black,” is to be “a sponge for stuff that’s happening in the world.”...
17:36, 2019-10-04

More than half a million Canadians could work in clean tech by 2030: report Canada's clean tech industry set to grow four times faster than others, according to a report from Clean Energy Canada....
23:44, 2019-10-03

Facebook's 'free speech' claims don't work when democracy is crumbling What do Zuckerberg’s bromides about American values mean to Facebook users in Kashmir or the Philippines?When Facebook wrote to Joe Biden’s campaign ...
11:24, 2019-11-01

ProBeat: Google’s ‘accessibility first’ tech helps everyone Google Maps now has detailed voice guidance, designed with "accessibility first" -- an approach first shown off at Google's I/O 2019 developers confe...
20:08, 2019-10-11

Best TVs, YouTube downloads, using Google images and more: Tech Q&A The best TVs, downloading YouTube videos and using Google images -- in this week's Tech Q&A....
13:20, 2019-12-15

The Week in Tech: Google’s Quantum Leap The company can run esoteric calculations on exotic new hardware faster than is possible on a supercomputer. It’s an achievement of little practical ...
15:04, 2019-10-25

Tech Fix: Google’s Duplex Uses A.I. to Mimic Humans (Sometimes) In a free service, bots call restaurants and make reservations. The technology is impressive, except for when the caller is actually a person....
01:40, 2019-05-23

Facebook and Google can see what porn you’re watching Web masterminds can see what helps you masturbate. Facebook, Google and Oracle cloud are secretly tracking the porn you watch, according to a new joi...
20:20, 2019-07-18

Facebook and Google antitrust investigations: all you need to know State attorneys general are opening the latest inquiries into the companies’ practices as government scrutiny growsAttorneys general in a number of U...
08:32, 2019-09-07

Facebook and other tech firms met with U.S. intelligence to discuss 2020 election security U.S. technology companies including Facebook have met with U.S. intelligence agencies to discuss security strategies ahead of the November 2020 elect...
10:52, 2019-09-05

Facebook Accelerator London opens to non-U.K. startups with a focus on transformative tech Facebook Accelerator London, formerly known as LDN_LAB, has announced that the program is opening to non-U.K. startups with a focus on transformative...
09:46, 2019-09-23

U.S. proposes barring Facebook and other big tech firms from offering financial services A proposal to prevent big tech firms from functioning as financial institutions has been circulated by Democrats in the U.S.Read More...
11:16, 2019-07-15

'Facebook is already too big and too powerful': Senate to dig into Libra, the tech giant's new crypto project (FB) The US Senate Banking Committee plans to hold a hearing on Facebook's newly-announced Libra cryptocurrency project on July 16th, Reuters reports. On...
23:44, 2019-06-19

Facebook Pledges $1 Billion to Ease Housing Crisis Inflamed by Big Tech The move, which combines money and land, is the latest effort by technology companies to ease the state’s severe housing shortage....
01:40, 2019-10-23

The Week in Tech: Facebook’s Crypto Dream Faces Deep Mistrust The social network has ambitious plans to create a universal currency for the internet. Its reputation could get in the way....
16:24, 2019-06-21

Walmart CEO praises Amazon and reveals what he admires most about the tech giant as the companies go head-to-head with Prime Day sales (WMT) Gareth Patterson / AP Images Walmart CEO Doug McMillon on Monday praised Amazon as the companies battle over competing sales on Prime Day. McMillon ...
00:04, 2019-07-16

Apple will co-host a Democratic presidential debate in February, even as candidates focus on breaking up big tech companies like Apple Associated Press/Damian Dovarganes; Associated Press/John Minchillo; Associated Press/Charles Krupa Apple News will partner with ABC to co-host the 8...
18:20, 2019-12-12

How Google Stadia’s ‘negative latency’ might work Google Stadia is going to feel more responsive than consoles in one or two years thanks to negative latency, according to one of its main engineers.R...
02:44, 2019-10-11

Google wants ‘more work’ with Defense Department, top exec says Google has no intention of leaving the national security business, despite perceptions in some quarters that the tech giant is against working with t...
02:44, 2019-11-08

Google to remind staff they can complain about work Workers at the search giant are being reminded about their rights to complain and protest about conditions....
13:48, 2019-09-13

How Well Does Google Stadia Work? We Did a Speed Test Google Stadia is finally coming out this week, delivering its library of games—er, growing library of games—to TVs, PCs, and phones through the magic...
21:00, 2019-11-18

Ad Tool Facebook Built to Fight Disinformation Doesn’t Work as Advertised The social network’s new ad library is so flawed, researchers say, that it is effectively useless as a way to track political messaging....
12:32, 2019-07-25

Era Ends for Google as Founders Step Aside From a Pillar of Tech Sundar Pichai, who has run Google for several years, is taking the reins from Larry Page as Alphabet’s C.E.O....
02:20, 2019-12-04

Apple and Google are the top two valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuabl...
02:36, 2019-06-24

Google whistleblower launches project to keep tech ethical Jack Poulson’s non-profit group Tech Inquiry aims to make it easier for coders to speak outEmployees of tech companies should have the right to know ...
13:12, 2019-07-13

Sonos, Squeezed by the Tech Giants, Sues Google The maker of home speakers said Google and Amazon stole its technology and abused their power, but it could only risk suing one....
19:00, 2020-01-07

How to hide Amazon orders, keep your privacy from Google and more: Tech Q&A With all the data breaches, is there a way to know if my data is for sale on the dark web?...
13:12, 2019-10-19

Google taps tech to help battle opioid crisis Google has ramped up its efforts to help tackle the opioid crisis with a set of new tools to help connect people with recovery resources....
20:32, 2019-09-12

Apple and Google are the top two most valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuabl...
05:24, 2019-06-24

Google and Amazon Are at the Center of a Storm Brewing Over Big Tech Support for scrutiny of the tech giants is coming from across the political spectrum. For Google and Amazon, any investigations would be a major dist...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Russia complains about Facebook and Google election ads Letting the adverts circulate led to election "interference", Russia's communications regulator says....
15:16, 2019-09-09

Google, Facebook targeted by US antitrust authorities US tech giants Google and Facebook face growing scrutiny as authorities question how users' data is leveraged to display ads. New probes will investi...
01:20, 2019-09-07

What Google and Facebook owe to a 19th-Century machine Often called the "new oil", data is immensely valuable - but only if processed in the right way....
06:00, 2020-01-08

New tool shows how Facebook and Google track you A new tool shows how the biggest social media companies track you, right down to your device’s battery level and email you’ve sent....
14:20, 2019-04-28

Google and Facebook 'considering ban on micro-targeted political ads' Reports say firms may act over concerns that practice risks damaging democratic normsGoogle and Facebook are both considering new rules banning the m...
16:52, 2019-11-07

Google And Facebook Are Reading Your License Plates For years I’ve gone back and forth over the practice of obscuring license plates on photos on the internet. License plates are already publicly-viewa...
19:12, 2019-10-22

Facebook and Google likely to face new regulators for news and ads ACCC report argues for an authority to monitor ads to ensure tech giants do not break anti-competition lawsFacebook and Google are likely to face a s...
09:32, 2019-06-28

If Facebook and Google don't fix their problems, advertising execs say they could go somewhere else Ad executives at the annual Cannes Lions festival say Facebook and Google need to do more to clean up the content on their platforms....
16:20, 2019-06-21

Facebook and Google urged to ban political ads before UK election Letter calls for suspension until after vote due to lack of time to reform online advertising rulesGeneral election news – live updatesThe UK does no...
16:00, 2019-11-04

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg pushes back on calls for breakup of tech giant Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said recent calls for the tech giant to be broken up won't address the issues that have prompted a backlash against Big ...
21:24, 2019-05-19

Warren vs. Facebook: Leaked Zuckerberg audio restarts debate about breaking up big tech NBC News- Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., hit back at Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday after it was revealed that he recently told...
12:48, 2019-10-02

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Visits Lawmakers To Discuss Tech Industry Regulation (WASHINGTON) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when ...
20:44, 2019-09-19

Pelosi slams ‘shameful’ Facebook, accuses tech giant of misleading users House Speaker Nancy Pelosi blasted Facebook on Thursday, calling the tech giant "shameful" for misleading its users....
23:36, 2020-01-16

Nancy Pelosi slams Facebook, calling the tech giant 'shameful' and 'very irresponsible' (FB) Scott J. Applewhite/AP House Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticized Facebook on Thursday, highlighting brewing concerns over the social media giant's size a...
18:56, 2020-01-16

Google Maps now allows commuters to see a preview of their drive to and from work If you drive back and forth to work every day, you might have noticed a notification on your Android phone from Google Maps that gives you a heads up...
20:48, 2019-05-28

Google’s new password security upgrade might work best on the Pixel 4 Google has a brand new security feature that every Android user out there should be using, as long as they operate devices with built-in fingerprint ...
02:48, 2019-08-14

Google wants employees to stop talking politics at work Google CEO Sundar Pichai explained the tech giant's new guidelines, which now discourage workers from discussing politics on internal communication f...
00:08, 2019-08-28

Google wants its employees to stop discussing politics at work Google CEO Sundar Pichai explained the tech giant's new guidelines, which now discourage workers from discussing politics on internal communication f...
20:00, 2019-08-27

These are the most popular Halloween costumes about tech and video games, according to Google Google Halloween is only a few weeks away, so people are deciding on and buying their costumes. Some icons, like Steve Jobs, are enduringly popular H...
21:08, 2019-10-09

Google to invest $1bn to fight tech-fueled housing crisis Funds to support development of 20,000 new homes as San Francisco Bay Area grapples with homelessnessGoogle will invest $1bn in housing throughout th...
00:48, 2019-06-19

Google Says it Has Achieved ‘Quantum Supremacy,’ a Major Tech Milestone Google said it has built a computer that’s reached “quantum supremacy,” performing a computation in 200 seconds that would take the...
15:44, 2019-10-23

Texas wins a slice of tech giant Google's $13B expansion in US Google is adding a $600 million data center in a Dallas suburb, one of three projects announced this week as the search-engine giant undertakes a $13...
01:32, 2019-06-15

French drugmaker Sanofi, Google to use data tech for innovations French healthcare company Sanofi has teamed up with Google to work on innovations, aimed at using emerging data technologies to change how medicines ...
08:20, 2019-06-18

Google employee describes ‘burden of being black’ at tech giant “So, just as I’m doing with this essay, I ultimately resolved to break my silence. And though I eventually grew more comfortable using challenging mo...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Google invests in augmented reality tech startup Hello TeamSolar Hello TeamSolar has partnered with Google to create augmented reality (AR) technology focused on customized experiences in particular locations.Read ...
17:48, 2019-06-05

Russia says Facebook, Google had political ads on country’s election day MOSCOW – Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said tech giants Google and Facebook had allowed political advertising during Sunda...
21:24, 2019-09-09

Condé Nast CEO wants the feds to rein in Facebook and Google Roger Lynch, the low-profile CEO of Condé Nast, has become the second major publishing executive in a week to call for the government to rein in Face...
04:24, 2019-10-25

Australia to police Facebook and Google with new watchdog office Australia is tightening the screws on Facebook and Google. Governments are scrambling to address concerns ranging from anti-trust issues to the sprea...
08:32, 2019-07-26

Facebook and Google are keeping tabs on what porn you're watching If you thought Facebook and Google were creepy with how much they know about you — think again. They even know what porn you watch....
18:08, 2019-07-19

Google, Amazon, Facebook hunt for NYC’s swankiest offices The tech titans have been hovering around the Hudson Yards area, where targeted buildings include the megaproject’s 30 and 50 Hudson Yards, the Spira...
02:08, 2019-10-30

GOP senator wants to give users power to say no to Google and Facebook In his latest salvo aimed at big tech, Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said Monday he will introduce legislation that would give consumers greater power to ...
02:32, 2019-05-21

A UK regulator is threatening Google and Facebook's dominance over online ads Getty/Business Insider composite The UK's competition watchdog has Facebook and Google in its sights. The Competition and Markets Authority said the ...
15:00, 2019-12-19

It’s not that we’ve failed to rein in Facebook and Google. We’ve not even tried | Shoshana Zuboff The tech giants use our data not only to predict our behaviour but to change it. But we can resist this attack on democracyIn a BBC interview last we...
08:12, 2019-07-02

Facebook and Google have ad trackers on your streaming TV, studies find Enlarge / A Vizio TV seen at CES in 2011. (credit: Ethan Miller | Getty Images) Modern TV, coming to you over the Internet instead of through cable...
22:00, 2019-09-19

How a Conservative News Site Thrived on Facebook and Google The Western Journal has had one of the biggest online audiences. But it now finds itself clashing with Silicon Valley tech giants. Here are highlight...
18:00, 2019-08-22

How to add Facebook events to your Google Calendar altogether or individually Shutterstock You can add Facebook events to a Google Calendar by first accessing Facebook on your browser. You can export Facebook Events altogether ...
16:36, 2019-12-31

For Facebook and Google, huge fines will cause only limited harm Regulators have slapped Facebook and Google with some very large fines recently, but are the penalties really hurting the hugely profitable titans of...
21:56, 2019-07-30

AppsFlyer: Google overtakes Facebook in app marketing installs For the very first time, Google has surpassed Facebook in the total number of attributed installs for mobile apps, according to AppsFlyer.Read More...
13:32, 2019-09-24

Google, Facebook potential subjects of fed probes, oversight…again Google and Facebook are in the crosshairs of potential US antitrust probes that could disrupt their businesses or even break them apart — but it’s no...
04:12, 2019-06-05

State AGs to launch antitrust probes into Google and Facebook Big Tech may have gotten too big. That’s the take from a bipartisan group of state attorneys general, who are launching probes into Silicon Valley gi...
22:32, 2019-09-06

Facebook, Google slide on Glassdoor’s top workplaces ranking Big Silicon Valley tech companies may soon need to offer more than free food and ping-pong tables to keep their workers happy, according to a new rep...
19:08, 2019-12-11

'Sign In With Apple' Protects You in Ways Google and Facebook Don't Apple's new single-sign-on scheme has benefits that its competitors seem unlikely to match....
21:08, 2019-06-04

Facebook and Google advertising is run by machines — and that’s a good thing We’ve reached the tipping point where humans have to let go of the intra-day ad management tasks they used to control as part of the value they provi...
20:40, 2019-09-26

Social media: Facebook and Google roles in UK elections Tech giants, such as Facebook and Google, are set to play a huge role in the next UK general election....
11:40, 2019-04-30

Mark Zuckerberg is framing Facebook's focus on AR as a bid to create a tech tool for social good This story was delivered to Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already have access ...
16:04, 2020-01-13

The Work Diary of Parisa Tabriz, Google’s ‘Security Princess’ When you oversee a web browser used by a billion people, you eat a lot of cereal for dinner....
18:28, 2019-09-05

Slack paves way for more direct listings; joins other tech IPOs with ultra rich valuations (WORK) Slack (WORK), the developer of workplace collaboration software, opened for trading at $38.50 and ha...
19:52, 2019-06-20

Facebook's 'free speech' claims don't work when democracy is crumbling | Julia Carrie Wong What do Zuckerberg’s bromides about American values mean to Facebook users in Kashmir or the Philippines?When Facebook wrote to Joe Biden’s campaign ...
13:32, 2019-11-01

In tech 'awakening,' U.S. workers at Google, Amazon join climate protests Hundreds of workers from Google, Amazon and other technology companies on Friday joined climate-change marches in San Francisco and Seattle, saying t...
00:32, 2019-09-21

Mindstrong Health is bulking up its C-suite with tech pros from Google and Uber This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your ...
16:20, 2019-12-11

In a flashpoint for the rebellion against big tech, Sonos sues Google for patent infringement Enlarge / The Sonos One SL. (credit: Jeff Dunn) In a move that has become the top talking point of CES and a flash point for an industry's pent-up fr...
00:40, 2020-01-09

In flashpoint for the rebellion against big tech, Sonos sues Google for patent infringement Enlarge / The Sonos One SL. (credit: Jeff Dunn) In a move that has become the top talking point of CES and a flash point for an industry's pent-up fr...
01:44, 2020-01-09

43 affordable tech gifts under $50 for Valentine's Day — ideas from Amazon, Google, Roku, and more Crystal Cox/Alyssa Powell/Business Insider If you're shopping for tech enthusiasts this Valentine's Day season, but don't want to break the bank, we'...
18:48, 2020-01-17

Huawei Google ban: Further delay announced for US block on trade with tech giant A ban on trade with Huawei in the US has been delayed by a further three months, it has been announced....
17:24, 2019-08-19

Google brings its Jacquard wearables tech to Levi’s Trucker Jacket Back in 2015, Google’s ATAP team demoed a new kind of wearable tech at Google I/O that used functional fabrics and conductive yarns to allow yo...
20:52, 2019-09-30

As Huawei Loses Google, the U.S.-China Tech Cold War Gets Its Iron Curtain The White House’s hard-line approach threatens to speed up the development of two technology worlds, further isolating one-fifth of internet users....
23:00, 2019-05-21

Don’t expect a foldable Pixel 4 this year, although Google is prototyping the new screen tech From the moment Google stepped on stage at Samsung’s developer event in early November to talk about the work it’s done alongside Samsung...
13:20, 2019-05-08

Developing its own OS will enable Facebook to break free from Google and Android This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
16:52, 2019-12-20

A brutal year: how the 'techlash' caught up with Facebook, Google and Amazon Privacy scandals and antitrust issues dogged social media giants and the online retailer saw a rise in employee organizingWhat goes up must come down...
12:16, 2019-12-28

Facebook and Google are keeping tabs on what porn you're watching, study says If you thought Facebook and Google were creepy with how much they know about you — think again. They even know what porn you watch....
12:12, 2019-07-22

Australia is creating a unit to scrutinize Facebook and Google’s algorithms Australia is to establish the world’s first dedicated office to police Facebook and Google as part of reforms designed to rein in the U.S. tech giant...
17:44, 2019-07-26

Facebook is developing an Android replacement since it doesn't trust Google You don't need to be a Chinese smartphone manufacturer cut off from the Google Play services version of Android to start developing an alternative op...
22:16, 2019-12-19

Facebook, Google, Amazon ‘come together’ with plan to tackle online hate Executives of the companies made the statement while in France attending the Christchurch Call summit along with world leaders....
18:28, 2019-05-15

Google and Facebook sued by EU, Trump suggests lawsuits are out of line "She hates the United States perhaps worse than any person I've ever met," Trump said in an interview with Fox Business Network in an apparent refere...
15:48, 2019-06-26

US states to launch antitrust and privacy inquiries into Facebook and Google New York state attorney general said bipartisan coalition investigating if Facebook stifled competition and put users at riskDozens of US states are ...
15:20, 2019-09-06

Bernie Sanders says he'd 'absolutely' try to break up Facebook, Google, Amazon Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said today that he would "absolutely" look to break up Big Tech giants like Facebook, Amazon and Google on antitrust grou...
21:24, 2019-07-16

Facebook AI’s RoBERTa improves Google’s BERT pretraining methods Facebook AI and University of Washington researchers improved on Google's BERT language model with RoBERTa.Read More...
21:32, 2019-07-29

Thousands of pornography sites leak data to Google and Facebook More than 90 per cent of pornography sites leak data on people browsing them to third party companies including Google and Facebook...
17:20, 2019-07-19

New bill could force Facebook, Google to disclose value of users’ data There’s no such thing as a free lunch — certainly not in Silicon Valley. That’s the message from a pair of US Senators who introduced a bill Monday t...
22:08, 2019-06-24

State Attorneys General Launch Investigations of Facebook and Google (NEW YORK) — Two bipartisan groups of state attorneys general are launching separate antitrust investigations into Facebook and Google, adding ...
18:24, 2019-09-06

Facebook is being sued by 4 tech firms who want Mark Zuckerberg give up control and sell his majority stake Drew Angerer/Getty Images Four tech firms – two of which are now defunct – are suing Facebook on antitrust grounds and demanding that Mar...
14:36, 2020-01-17

Facebook is being sued by 4 tech firms who want Mark Zuckerberg to give up control and sell his majority stake Drew Angerer/Getty Images Four tech firms – two of which are now defunct – are suing Facebook on antitrust grounds and demanding that Mar...
14:52, 2020-01-17

Google says its app store will continue to work for existing Huawei smartphone owners Google said today that existing users of Huawei Android devices can continue to use Google Play app store, offering some relief to tens of millions...
09:24, 2019-05-20

Google is trolling Nexus owners with a Pixel 4 deal that doesn’t even work The Pixel 4 is Google’s latest Android flagship, and like its predecessors, it’s far from perfect. The phone features a design that&rsquo...
13:08, 2019-11-06

Google, Microsoft work together for a year to figure out new type of Windows flaw Enlarge (credit: Marco Verch / Flickr) One of the more notable features of Google Project Zero's (GPZ) security research has been its 90-day disclo...
12:16, 2019-05-02

Google fires employee who protested company's work with US border patrol Three other Google staffers were reportedly fired Monday, prompting accusations of retaliation On Friday, about 200 employees rallied outside Google’...
01:52, 2019-11-26

Ivanka Trump will discuss the 'future of work' in an appearance at CES 2020, the biggest consumer tech show of the year AP Photo/Patrick Semansky Ivanka Trump will speak on a major panel at CES 2020, the largest trade show of the year for consumer technology. The presi...
19:16, 2019-12-30

‘Google is no longer listening’: four fired workers file charges against tech giant The employee-activists accuse the company of attempting to quash employee organizing, in violation of federal labor lawsThe four worker-activists who...
15:08, 2019-12-03

U.S. Tech Suppliers, Including Google, Restrict Dealings With Huawei After Trump Order The moves could hamstring the Chinese tech giant, escalating a cold war between China and the United States over technology and trade....
23:40, 2019-05-20

Apple, Google and Amazon decide to 'play nice' over smart home tech Apple, Google and Amazon team up to ensure smart home devices work regardless of the voice assistant used....
19:44, 2019-12-18

'White-collar sweatshop': Google Assistant contractors slam tech giant Google's use of artificial intelligence to power many of its products, including its Google Assistant, inspires awe and praise....
20:48, 2019-05-29

The New New World: As Huawei Loses Google, the U.S.-China Tech Cold War Gets Its Iron Curtain The White House’s hard-line approach threatens to speed up the development of two technology worlds, further isolating one-fifth of internet users....
19:12, 2019-05-20

Google employee describes 'burden of being black' at tech giant in memo: report A departing Google employee has described the “the burden of being black” at the tech giant in an internal memo that alleges racist and insensitive b...
18:52, 2019-08-16

Google’s Huawei ban is good news: tech giants shouldn’t always get their way | Simon Jenkins Big tech has gone unchallenged for too long. Donald Trump’s decision to blacklist the Chinese company is changing thatThe post-digital revolution sta...
12:44, 2019-05-20

Solving the school tech challenge: Streaming Windows apps on Google Chromebooks With desktop as a service, educators leveraging Chromebooks can give students access to the Windows apps they're already very familiar with.Read More...
13:56, 2019-12-10

New Facebook tool lets you export pictures and videos to Google Photos Say what you will about big pan-European government corroding civil liberties or some such, but when it comes to applying pressure on the Silicon Val...
16:32, 2019-12-02

How Google, Facebook, and Microsoft save millions with the right product experiments (VB Live) Experimentation is a powerful way to optimize products in real time. Come away with your own experimentation blueprint when you join this VB Live eve...
21:04, 2019-11-20

Facebook, Google, Apple accused of enabling online slave markets Facebook, Google and Apple have been accused of enabling online slave markets, according to an undercover investigation by BBC News Arabic. The probe...
20:20, 2019-11-04

It’s time for tighter regulation of how Facebook and Google use our data | Peter Lewis Big tech’s power has reached a tipping point. Governments must set some ground rulesIn his trademark disingenuous response to the latest wave of mass...
05:24, 2019-08-07

Revealed: Facebook was the mystery buyer that lost the Fitbit bidding war to Google Not long after official word started to circulate earlier this month that Fitbit had reached a deal to be acquired by Google for $2.1 billion, some u...
22:40, 2019-11-26

Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple told to turn over internal documents House judiciary committee wants records in antitrust inquiryMark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and Tim Cook names in requestsThe US government’s investigati...
17:20, 2019-09-13

2019’s U.S. TV advertising trends across Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft Here is how some major tech brands -- Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft -- used U.S. TV advertising in 2019.Read More...
15:20, 2020-01-05

U.S. moving toward major antitrust probe of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google The U.S. government is gearing up to investigate whether Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google misuse their massive market power.Read More...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Huawei promises 100% refunds if Google and Facebook apps stop working Huawei is resorting to drastic measures to counteract the effects of its inclusion on a US blacklist, which has resulted in several key US companies ...
03:28, 2019-06-19

State attorneys general launch antitrust investigations of Facebook and Google Nine state attorneys general launched an antitrust investigation of social media giant Facebook on Friday, and three dozen state attorneys general wi...
17:44, 2019-09-06

Amnesty International accuses Facebook, Google of human rights abuses “This ubiquitous surveillance has undermined the very essence of the right to privacy,” the report from the non-governmental organization said....
18:52, 2019-11-21

Google and Facebook sucked profits from newspapers. Publishers are finally resisting. Bipartisan support may allow papers — most of them local — to band together as they bargain with the tech giants....
14:16, 2019-06-05

Google's copying Facebook, Microsoft's trying to steal ad dollars from Amazon, and WPP's big loss ReutersHello! Welcome to the Advertising and Media Insider newsletter. I'm Tanya Dua, a senior advertising reporter filling in for Lucia this week. I...
23:00, 2019-10-22

If Facebook or Google create their own currency, they can control our lives | John Harris Facebook’s Libra is the last thing the world needs – big tech’s use of our data threatens to intrude even on financial transactionsDystopian fiction...
09:04, 2019-06-24

Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple asked to turn over internal documents House judiciary committee wants records in antitrust inquiryMark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and Tim Cook names in requestsThe US government’s investigati...
18:00, 2019-09-13

Media company used an ingenious method to catch Google copying its work "red-handed" Have you ever done a Google Search for the lyrics to a specific song? A company called Genius Media Group wants you to click the link from Search to ...
20:36, 2019-06-17

Dr. Herbert Kleber Google Doodle: The psychiatrist known for pioneering work in addiction treatment Google is today honouring a psychiatrist whose pioneering work in the field of substance abuse changed how we view drug addiction....
12:32, 2019-10-01

Google Stadia wireless controller needs a wire to work on Pixel phones and laptops Google aims to kill consoles in the near future with an alternative of its own that doesn’t even require you to buy an actual gaming rig for yo...
13:00, 2019-10-17

Google responds to uproar over Pixel 4 face unlock security, says it’ll soon work just like iPhones We’ve known for several months that the Pixel 4 will feature support for 3D face recognition, as Google announced the feature well before this ...
12:52, 2019-10-21

Google’s Shadow Work Force: Temps Who Outnumber Full-Time Employees The tech company has long used contractors, but some employees worry that a growing reliance on them represents a shifting, less admirable work cultu...
09:20, 2019-05-28

GOP senators demand answers from Google over the tech giant’s 'smart speaker relationship' with Huawei Republican Senators Marco Rubio, Josh Hawley and Tom Cotton have sent a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai seeking answers about the Silicon Valley h...
19:28, 2019-08-07

Google employees donate heavily to Warren, Sanders despite calls for tech giant's breakup Google employees are donating heavily to Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, despite the fact that both 2020 presidential candidates are leading the...
21:52, 2019-07-31

Google upended Pittsburgh – can the city's working class roots transform the tech industry? An attempt by contract workers to unionize has brought the city’s industrial past crashing into the 21st centuryThe first time Nabisco tried to close...
07:20, 2019-09-23

Google suspends some business with Huawei after Trump order blacklists Chinese tech firm Google said Monday its basic services on Huawei smartphones still will function following U.S. sales curbs, but the Chinese tech giant faces the poss...
13:44, 2019-05-20

Google's Waymo Asked People To Test Its Semi-Autonomous Car Tech. What Happened Next Will Not Surprise You Back in 2013, Google’s self-driving car unit ran an experiment. They decided to give their semi-autonomous driving technology to a handful of employ...
20:52, 2019-09-12

The career rise and life of Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's billionaire chief operating officer and one of tech's most powerful people Getty Sheryl Sandberg is the chief operating officer for Facebook, and is worth an estimated $1.7 billion. Sandberg has made headlines in her nearly ...
18:48, 2019-10-08

Billion dollar fines can't stop Google and Facebook. That's peanuts for them | Siva Vaidhanathan We need radical approaches to these companies. Our responses must be as broad and deep as these companies’ hold on our minds and pursesDuring the sam...
12:40, 2019-07-26

Billion-dollar fines can't stop Google and Facebook. That's peanuts for them | Siva Vaidhanathan We need radical approaches to these companies. Our responses must be as broad and deep as these companies’ hold on our minds and pursesDuring the sam...
17:28, 2019-07-26

Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Apple play defense in congressional antitrust probe Alphabet’s Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Apple defended their practices while declining to answer some questions from a U.S. congressional committee....
04:36, 2019-11-20

House panel demands documents from Facebook, Google, Apple and Amazon – live Judiciary committee requests tech giants hand over internal emails and other records in antitrust investigation – follow the latestSign up for the US...
15:40, 2019-09-13

Facebook to join Google, Amazon in developing voice-activated assistant technology Facebook Inc is working to develop a voice assistant to rival the likes of Amazon.com Inc's Alexa, Apple Inc's Siri and Alphabet Inc's Google Assista...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Facebook, Google and Apple accused of enabling online slave markets: report Facebook, Google and Apple have been accused of enabling online slave markets, according to an undercover investigation by BBC News Arabic....
18:52, 2019-11-01

Of course Facebook and Google want to ‘solve’ social problems. They’re hungry for our data | Nathalie Olah Giving big tech companies power over the NHS or the climate crisis won’t build a fairer world. But public ownership wouldWe hear it said all the time...
13:36, 2019-12-02

Facebook, Google business models a 'threat to human rights': Amnesty report Amnesty International said in a report that Facebook and Google's "surveillance-based business model" is inherently incompatible with the right to pr...
04:12, 2019-11-21

US jobs report: Economy adds 145K jobs, unemployment rate at 3.5 percent The US economy added 145,000 jobs in December, showing slower growth as unemployment remained at a 50-year low, new data show....
15:12, 2020-01-10

US jobs report: April continues growth as 263,000 jobs added Economy has now added jobs every month for 103 months in a row as wages rose an annual rate of 3.2%The US economy added 263,000 jobs in April, contin...
15:40, 2019-05-03

Hundreds of Google employees say they won't be 'complicit' in cloud computing work with Customs and Border Protection More than 590 Google employees are refusing to "be complicit" in any potential cloud computing work the tech giant might do for U.S. Customs and Bord...
01:12, 2019-08-15

Google Us, Baby: What Loni Love Doesn't Know About Black Plus Models Is Hurtful to the Women Who've Been Doing the Work “There are no real plus size icons for me,” The Real co-host and author Loni Love told Hello Beautiful earlier this month—ironically, while hawking h...
00:20, 2019-11-27

Alphabet's Ruth Porat opens up about her bouts with cancer and Google's work in early detection Porat, who was twice diagnosed with breast cancer, wrote about Google's work in helping patients get diagnosed earlier and improving the quality...
00:52, 2019-10-22

Healthcare workers are uncomfortable with tech giants like Google handling patient data, a survey found Getty A survey of UK healthcare staff found workers are overwhelmingly uncomfortable at the prospect of Silicon Valley firms handling sensitive patie...
17:36, 2019-11-27

Republican engineer fired by Google slams tech giant over alleged 'bullying' of conservatives: report A Republican former engineer at Google claims that he was fired by the tech giant over his conservative beliefs, The Wall Street Journal reports....
16:32, 2019-08-01

OK Google, are you listening? Tech giant's smart speakers eavesdrop on private conversations, investigation finds Google's smart speakers allow contractors for the tech giant employees to listen to excerpts of private conversations, some which could include sensi...
19:12, 2019-07-12

Google plans to offer checking accounts, becoming latest tech giant to enter consumer banking Google will become the next tech giant to take a stab at consumer banking, a new report says. The company plans to offer checking accounts starting n...
14:12, 2019-11-13

Google's Sergey Brin has been married to the founder of a legal tech startup since 2018 (GOOG, GOOGL) Taylor Hill/Getty Images Google cofounder Sergey Brin has been married to his girlfriend Nicole Shanahan since 2018, the Chronicle of Philanthropy re...
20:08, 2019-10-03

Tech giants like Apple and Google are competing to make it easier for you to get your health records, and it could be a $38 billion market Hannah Norman/KHN Illustration; Getty Images A new standard called FHIR, and pronounced "fire," aims to make it easier for you to view and share your...
14:44, 2020-01-21

Economy adds quarter-million jobs, beating expert estimates in a comforting June jobs report If the Federal Reserve needed a sign to reject President Trump's demands for lower interest rates, the June jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Stat...
17:44, 2019-07-05

Stocks are surging after a mixed jobs report shows tepid growth in jobs and wages, but unemployment down to a 50-year low Reuters US and European stocks jumped on Friday after a mixed jobs report eased market nerves. The US economy added 136,000 nonfarm jobs in September...
17:04, 2019-10-04

Attorney General Barr targets Facebook, Google and Amazon in broad antitrust probe The Justice Department has opened a broad antitrust inquiry into whether Silicon Valley giants are unlawfully stifling competition....
17:56, 2019-07-24

Feds prepare investigations of Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook for anti-competitive activities The Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission are preparing to crack down on any anti-competitive activities by tech giants Apple, Google, ...
12:28, 2019-06-04

Facebook board member Peter Thiel calls for probe of Google for ‘treasonous’ acts Late last year, a top US general went public with a pointed question for Google’s leadership, around the time the search giant was coming under...
16:16, 2019-07-15

Panel releases responses from Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon related to antitrust probe The House of Representatives Judiciary Committee today released written responses sent to them by four giant, iconic U.S. tech firms. Apple, Facebook...
21:20, 2019-11-19

NYU professor Scott Galloway says that WeWork is a sign of things to come, as more tech companies crash and burn: ‘The world is not as impressed with Silicon Valley as Silicon Valley is with itself’ Photo by Jackal Pan/Visual China Group via Getty Images Scott Galloway, the best-selling author and well-known tech-industry pundit, is a professor o...
22:16, 2019-10-11

Cyber Monday tech deals are officially here — you can save on the MacBook Air, Xbox One, Pixel 4, Google Home Mini, and more Cyber Monday 2019 is today, December 2, so you can shop all the best deals now. Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, Target, and the rest of our favorite retai...
12:48, 2019-12-02

The Google Home and Amazon Echo laser hack highlights the growing pains of a new class of tech device This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
15:24, 2019-11-06

Google's Sergey Brin has secretly been married to the founder of a legal tech startup since 2018 (GOOG, GOOGL) Taylor Hill/Getty Images Google cofounder Sergey Brin has been married to his girlfriend Nicole Shanahan since 2018, the Chronicle of Philanthropy re...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Why it makes sense to see Apple’s new login button in iPhone apps that support Google and Facebook logins Apple unveiling its “Sign In with Apple” button during its iOS 13 presentation at WWDC on Monday was arguably one of the most exciting mo...
13:20, 2019-06-05

Meet Laurene Powell Jobs, the billionaire widow of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, who will be one of the most important donors in the 2020 election JStone/Shutterstock Laurene Powell Jobs is the widow of the Apple cofounder Steve Jobs and a powerful impact investor with a net worth of $26.8 billi...
18:36, 2020-01-23

4 things many new grads don’t know about student debt It will soon be time to pay up. Here's what newly-minted grads should know about government and private loans....
13:20, 2019-06-14

The Lives of Four Andover Grads Cut Short In “Four Friends,” William D. Cohan examines what happened to four alumni of the famous prep school, including John F. Kennedy Jr....
18:36, 2019-07-29

The CMO of Dell wants a broader, deeper conversation on tech: 'Is tech good or is tech bad? It depends how you use it.' Business InsiderDell Dell's Chief Marketing Officer Allison Dew says there needs to be a broader and deeper conversation around the impact of technol...
15:56, 2020-01-23

Dispensed: DC healthcare power players, steeper losses for Oscar and Bright, and hospital tech chiefs dish on Google AP Hello, Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider's weekly healthcare newsletter. Are you new to the newsletter? You can sign up here. See the rest of...
16:44, 2019-11-22

Take a look inside a glittering, $16 million penthouse in the hottest new San Francisco neighborhood that Facebook, Google, and Salesforce call home Katie Canales/Business Insider A new luxury apartment property spanning 56 floors in a glass high-rise in San Francisco is one of the newest additio...
02:12, 2019-08-16

Facebook lets users transfer images directly to Google Photos as part of data portability program Facebook pilots a tool to let users transfer all their photos and videos out of its platform and directly into Google Photos.Read More...
14:00, 2019-12-02

OpenAI Said Its Code Was Risky. Two Grads Recreated It Anyway The artificial intelligence lab cofounded by Elon Musk said its software could too easily be adapted to crank out fake news....
16:12, 2019-08-26

OpenAI Said Its Code Was Risky. Two Grads Re-Created It Anyway The artificial intelligence lab cofounded by Elon Musk said its software could too easily be adapted to crank out fake news....
01:48, 2019-08-27

Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China (GOOG, GOOGL) Google finally said that it is killing the censored search engine it had been building for China, known internally as Project Dragonfly. "Yes, we ha...
09:32, 2019-07-17

Is this Britain's smartest boat? Argos and Google team up to create a floating smart home to teach people about tech 48 per cent of people surveyed said they used their smart speakers to resolve an argument but they can do more than that...
14:20, 2019-11-15

Federal bill would allow clean energy companies to structure like oil companies Enlarge / Wind turbines near Palm Springs, Calif. (credit: nate2b / Flickr) Last week, US senators and representatives introduced bills in the Sena...
00:04, 2019-06-18

High school grads die after being struck by lightning in park Two high school graduates are dead after reportedly being struck by lightning Thursday in a Pennsylvania park. Brendan McGwon, 18, and Kaitlyn Rosens...
22:32, 2019-06-14

Most college grads consider their student debt a life sentence Four in five graduates with student loans think of their debt as a life sentence, according to new research. A study of 1,000 undergraduate and 1,000...
18:44, 2019-11-01

Pence Whines to Liberty Grads About How Oppressed Christians Are Being male, white, Republican, and Christian in the United States in 2019 is a difficult road marked by attacks, discrimination, and bullying. That’s...
20:40, 2019-05-12

Harvard University produces the world’s wealthiest grads Going to an Ivy League school seems to seriously pay off. Six of the eight Ivies made the Wealth-X top-20 list of universities with ultra-high-net-wo...
21:28, 2019-08-01

Tech and business giants mourn the unexpected death of NBA legend turned investor Kobe Bryant, who was known for his 'obsessive' work ethic and used to call leaders like Tim Cook for advice Jerod Harris/Getty Images for Dow Jones Tech and business leaders from Apple and Microsoft as well as high-profile investors reacted with shock, sadn...
02:04, 2020-01-27

A Harvard Business School professor says that it might be a good idea to shut down Facebook or Google for 'a day or a week in order to show that it is democracy that rules here' Shoshana Zuboff, professor emerita at Harvard Business School and author of works including "The Age of Surveillance Capitalism," is this year's Axel...
20:16, 2019-11-24

Clinton assails Trump on Mueller probe in speech to NY grads NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton has assailed President Donald Trump at a commencement speech, saying he ignored the special counsel’s findings ...
01:24, 2019-05-30

NY grads say billionaire’s student loan payoff is life-changing A New Rochelle college graduate says he is still in shock after learning billionaire tech mogul Robert F. Smith was picking up the tab for his studen...
02:04, 2019-05-21

Record number of NYC high school grads are heading to college More city public high school graduates are heading to college than ever with nearly two-thirds heading to college, Mayor de Bill Blasio announced Tue...
19:48, 2019-11-21

Grads walk out before Mike Pence’s commencement speech in Indiana Dozens of graduates and faculty have protested the selection of Vice President Mike Pence as the commencement speaker at Taylor University in Indiana...
04:12, 2019-05-19

Speaker stuns 2019 Morehouse grads, to pay off student debt ATLANTA- A billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement Sunday th...
01:12, 2019-05-20

Shanahan to Naval Academy grads: ‘Frighten the hell out of our foes' Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan challenged the U.S. Naval Academy's 2019 graduating class to embrace failure, think creatively, and become ...
16:12, 2019-05-24

Borrowing money to get life started hard for grads with debt For many freshly minted college graduates, borrowing money can be a challenge right out of the gate. The years after graduation are usually a time to...
05:24, 2019-09-22

Billionaire vows to pay grads’ student loans in commencement speech Now that’s a motivational speech they can really take to the bank. Billionaire tech investor Robert F. Smith stunned college graduates on Sunda...
22:52, 2019-05-19

Angela Merkel tells Harvard grads to 'tear down walls' The chancellor has addressed students at the elite university, encouraging them to shape the future. Her halting speech appeared to contain a few dig...
23:52, 2019-05-30

Most Americans fear they've lost control of their personal information, as Facebook and Google continue to dominate the online ad market (GOOG, GOOGL, FB, AAPL) Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Technology platforms like Google and Facebook are raking in record revenues from helping advertisers ...
21:44, 2019-11-22

Google's DeepMind says its A.I. tech can spot acute kidney disease 48 hours before doctors spot it DeepMind, which Google acquired in 2014, says it's building tools to predict acute kidney injuries before they lead to dialysis, or even death....
20:48, 2019-07-31

Arizona extends tuition rate for undocumented high school grads PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona high school graduates living in the country illegally will get expanded access to a special tuition rate at the state...
02:48, 2019-08-23

Two high school grads killed exploring Peru on senior trip Two recent graduates from a Florida high school were killed in a crash hours after they arrived in Peru on a long-awaited senior trip, according to a...
18:52, 2019-05-27

Billionaire who told Morehouse grads he’d pay student debt slapped with lawsuit Robert F. Smith — the black billionaire who stunned Morehouse College graduates this spring by telling them he would pay off all their student debt —...
01:56, 2019-09-14

Full-time retail jobs have all but disappeared over the last decade, and workers have to get '2, 3, sometimes even 4 part-time jobs just to get by,' expert says Reuters Retail work has become increasingly untenable over the last decade. Business Insider spoke to employment attorney and labor expert Krista Har...
17:52, 2019-12-31