An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening, a sign that big-spending companies doubt Google's ability to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos.
PepsiCo, Wal-Mart Stores...
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 at 12:10 AM PDT
Robot Allows Boy With Degenerative Disease to Go to School
Despite a degenerative disease that makes going to school a life-threatening situation, a three-year-old Maryland boy attends classes every day thanks to technology allowing him to connect with his classmates...
AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 11:02 AM PDT
Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, Too
Google Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via the app — the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing.
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:20 PM PDT
At Facial Recognition Hearing, Congress Attacks FBI
Democrats and Republicans alike hammered the FBI on Wednesday for its use of facial recognition software to identify potential suspects, saying the technology fosters racial bias, leads to arrests of innocent...
Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 02:52 PM PDT
Costco Wholesale Expands Test of Home Grocery Delivery
Costco is ramping up its home grocery delivery efforts by teaming up with another third-party service, CNBC reported.
Shipt, an online grocery delivery service, said Tuesday it was adding Costco to its delivery...
The YouTube video shows two women, dressed in suits and ties. They smile; they sniffle back tears; they gaze into each other's eyes. They are reading their wedding vows to one another.
The four-minute video...
Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 01:17 PM PDT
Uber President Jeff Jones Resigns, Cites Differences in "Beliefs"
Uber President Jeff Jones has resigned just six months after joining its ranks.
"We want to thank Jeff for his six months at the company and wish him all the best," Uber spokeswoman Sophie Schmidt said in a...