Alphabet Inc. operates as a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides web-based search, advertisements, maps, software applications, mobile operating systems, consumer content, enterprise solutions, commerce, and hardware products.
After the circulation of an internal memo criticizing Google's restrictive PC environment, staff members are calling for the memo's author to be fired.
We Hate Digital Advertising/We Love Digital Advertising! - 04/06/2018
Marty Chavez, a top executive at Goldman Sachs, has sketched out a radical future for the Wall Street bank.
BI PRIME: John Hennessy, the new chairman of Google's Alphabet, says ad-supported internet companies need to step up and start regulating themselves.
BI PRIME: JPMorgan has opened an application programming interface (API) store for clients. The move is the latest example of JPMorgan taking inspiration for Si
Firm working on version of EU data protection law but Mark Zuckerberg stops short of promising all changes will apply to US users
Dan Shefet won what may be the most powerful single case against Google: the right to get search results about himself removed. Now people and governments the world over are seeking him out.
"Monday’s moves make an interesting first step, but these companies must first embrace their responsibilities — better using both people and machines — in delivering news to vast parts of the U.S. and global democracies."
No company should be allowed to get away with misusing customers' personal information.
On Monday, the Defense Department's best-known geek announced that she was leaving the Pentagon for a job at Google. It was just the latest twist in the internet colossus' long and deeply complicated relationship with America's military and intelligence communities.
Sometimes, Choice Can Be A Bad Thing - 04/04/2018
Google is looking to wedge into the TV advertising business by displacing Comcast's ad technology. The company has signed on the likes of CBS and Bloomberg.
Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday that he agreed "in spirit" with a strict new European Union law on data privacy but stopped short of committing to it as the standard for the social network across the world.
The all tech considered section of National Public Radio Inc (US) published on April 3rd a story by Aarti Shahani, who originally broadcast her news...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will appear before a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees next Tuesday, the chairmen of those panels said on Wednesday night.
An Indonesian cabinet member has threatened to shut down Facebook if there is any evidence the personal data of citizens is being harvested.
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Facebook closed out its week-long PR drive with a statement clarifying that it would further tighten policies around verifying the identity of those looking to show political ads on the social network, a move that comes in the wake of the ongoing Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Smartphone apps can be saturated with spyware or swipe your personal information, experts say.