You may be searching for your school, but you'll see photos of potatoes, erotic fan art, and even ALF.
A network of fake local news sites generated millions of pageviews as part of an ad fraud scheme, researchers say.
Amazon, Apple, And Google Are Distributing Products From Companies Building China's Surveillance State
Three Chinese companies helped build a security state in China’s Xinjiang region to repress millions of Uighur Muslims. Amazon, eBay, Apple, and Google are still selling their products and distributing their apps.
Yelp launched 15 years ago in October, and for most of its existence it's been in an epic battle with Google. Here's why its CEO keeps fighting and keeps focusing on trust.
Digital political advertising is a lawless Wild West. Until rules can be enforced, there's no responsible way for tech giants to participate.
“The idea that you could disassociate from a policy that consumed the entire department while you were deputy chief of staff is ridiculous,” one former DHS official told BuzzFeed News.
Meet BERT, the machine-powered language processing technology, that Google executives said will better understand the context of search queries.
Google Removed Employee Questions About Its Hiring Of A Former DHS Staffer Who Defended The Muslim Travel Ban
“I find it ironic that leadership is worried about the hurt feelings of a single powerful person, but not about the message that their hiring has _already sent_ to Googlers."
Former DHS staffer Miles Taylor once defended a “tough” but “tailored” version of Trump’s controversial travel ban and served under Kirstjen Nielsen during the implementation of the family separation policy at the US–Mexico border.
Android creator Andy Rubin left Google with a $90 million exit package after investigations into sexual misconduct. Now he's out at Playground Global, the venture firm he founded, allegedly with another multimillion-dollar payout.
Google’s troubles have been moving from Europe to the US, and the money to news organizations has too.
It was chaos on Thursday as YouTube tried to announce an update that would remove the verified checkmark from some users.
"Me: Alexa, play the Highwomen. Alexa: Shuffling songs by the Highwaymen. Me: [dies of patriarchy]."
The feature will let people in countries like India where millions of people still use feature phones ask Google Assistant for sports scores, weather forecasts, and more.
Attorneys general from 50 states, as well as Puerto Rico and Washington, DC, have announced their plan to launch an antitrust investigation focused on Google, which they referred to as an "online search juggernaut."
“Google is aiding and abetting the promulgation of climate science misinformation.”
In a blog post, Apple also pushed back on claims made by Google researchers and claimed the attack was more limited than first thought.
Some of the websites use fake profile photos for their writers, while others spread false information.
An Alphabet Chief Legal Officer Called Himself “Far From Perfect” In Addressing An Extramarital Relationship At Work
Alphabet, Google’s parent company, declined to comment on the matter.
If convicted, Anthony Levandowski faces a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison.
Humans Have Always Been Listening To Your Voice Recordings. Why Don’t Tech Companies Just Tell Us That?
Recent revelations could finally force tech giants to explain how they use our data.
While victims of international terrorism can hold terrorist groups accountable in court, the legal path is less clear in cases of domestic terrorism.
Donald Trump makes no secret of his hatred for journalists, but his administration's investigation into the power of Big Tech is long overdue.
His persona fits neatly with Silicon Valley’s own political identity: outwardly progressive, but without much evident anger at the new American oligarchy.
There's An Underground Economy Selling Links From The New York Times, BBC, CNN, And Other Big News Sites
“I'm very impressed,” wrote a satisfied customer who paid to have a link in an old New York Times article redirected to their website.
A group of 30 advocates sent a letter Wednesday to dozens of companies, including Amazon and Google, calling on them to stop giving money to politicians who discriminate.
But Karan Bhatia did not explicitly rule out working on tools for China in the future.
A newly unsealed complaint shows how Google paid Android creator Andy Rubin $90 million in severance after he left the company amid allegations of sexual misconduct.
Google-savvy reputation consultants will cover up arrests, poor customer reviews, and other image-killing content for the right price.
Ocasio-Cortez expressed concerns after a House Oversight Committee hearing on facial recognition Wednesday.