Google Killed its Popular ‘View Image’ Feature, and the Internet Isn’t Having It

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Google Has Killed Its Popular ‘View Image’ Feature | Time Google Killed its Popular ‘View Image’ Feature, and the Internet Isn’t Having It Search

Can we really trust Google as judge, jury and executioner of online ads?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Chrome Can we really trust Google as judge, jury and executioner of online ads? Alex Hern With cries of undue influence over the industry body deciding which ads to ban, is new Chrome adblocking too self-serving? Contact author @alexhern Läs mer…

Google turns on default adblocker within Chrome

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Chrome Google turns on default adblocker within Chrome Users of latest Chrome browser on Windows, Mac OS, Linux and Android will have some of most intrusive types of ads blocked automatically Samuel Gibbs Thu 15 Feb 2018 04.39 EST Last Läs mer…

Humans no longer required: Google tests robot to chat with friends for you

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Google Spam filter Humans no longer required: Google tests robot to chat with friends for you With its new Reply system the firm is taking the art of conversion one step forwards – or should that be backwards? HAL Läs mer…

Google search results for abortion services promote anti-abortion centers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Abortion Google search results for abortion services promote anti-abortion centers When users seek facilities for the procedure, Google Maps often presents ‘crisis pregnancy centers’ that discourage abortions Sam Levin in San Francisco @SamTLevin Email Tue 13 Feb 2018 17.07 EST First Läs mer…

Boston Dynamics crosses new threshold with door-opening dog

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Robots Boston Dynamics crosses new threshold with door-opening dog Robotics company releases video of the SpotMini, its four-legged and well-mannered machine Alex Hern @alexhern Tue 13 Feb 2018 13.15 EST Last modified on Tue 13 Feb 2018 17.00 EST Share on Läs mer…

Marmite maker Unilever threatens to pull ads from Facebook and Google

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian One of world’s biggest advertisers says it will avoid platforms that ‘create division’ Unilever has threatened to withdraw its advertising from online platforms such as Facebook and Google if they fail to eradicate content which “create division in society and Läs mer…

Uber and Waymo reach settlement in blockbuster trade secrets trial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech US news Uber and Waymo reach settlement in blockbuster trade secrets trial Waymo will receive a settlement of about $245m from Uber Uber’s CEO said his job included “correcting mistakes of the past’ Olivia Solon, Julia Carrie Wong, Alan Läs mer…

YouTube penalises Logan Paul for dead rat Taser video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech YouTube has once again penalised vlogger Logan Paul for posting inappropriate content, just weeks after he was suspended from the company’s paid-content program over a video trivialising suicide. The YouTube star has had all adverts on his videos suspended Läs mer…

YouTube: we’ve found no evidence of Russian interference in Brexit vote

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech YouTube has said it had found no evidence of Russian interference in the Brexit referendum, but promised MPs it would conduct further investigations at a UK parliamentary committee hearing with social media company executives in Washington on Thursday. Juniper Läs mer…

Google hit with class action lawsuit over defective Pixel smartphones

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Google Google hit with class action lawsuit over defective Pixel smartphones Plaintiffs claim firm knowingly sold phones with microphone issues, which prevented calls and voice assistant functionality Samuel Gibbs Thu 8 Feb 2018 06.51 EST Last modified on Thu 8 Läs mer…

‘Greed is good’: ex-Uber boss likened to Gordon Gekko at trade secrets trial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Uber ‘Greed is good’: ex-Uber boss likened to Gordon Gekko at trade secrets trial Lawyers for self-driving car company Waymo play clip from Wall Street in court, as Travis Kalanick is accused of stealing rival’s ideas Olivia Solon in Läs mer…

Apple’s HomePod Faces a Challenge the Company Is Totally Unfamiliar With

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Apple’s HomePod May Struggle to Surpass Amazon Echo | Time Apple’s HomePod Faces a Challenge the Company Is Totally Unfamiliar With Search

Former Facebook and Google workers launch campaign to fight tech addiction

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Technology Former Facebook and Google workers launch campaign to fight tech addiction Campaign to highlights potential harm of digital platforms and social media on young people, alongside a call to regulate tech companies Olivia Solon in San Francisco @oliviasolon Läs mer…

Google Made a Futuristic 3-D Art Exhibit for the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Google Launches 3D Art Exhibit for Black History Month | Time Google Made a Futuristic 3-D Art Exhibit for the National Museum of African American History and Culture Search

Jeff Bezos adds billions to his fortune as Amazon reports profit surge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Amazon Jeff Bezos adds billions to his fortune as Amazon reports profit surge Amazon’s share price soared over 4%, while Apple shares wobbled despite quarterly revenues, and Alphabet announced a loss Dominic Rushe and Edward Helmore in New York Thu Läs mer…

The big tech backlash

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Internet The Observer The big tech backlash Tech giants are drawing political fire over fake news and Russian meddling Jamie Doward Sat 27 Jan 2018 19.05 EST Last modified on Sat 27 Jan 2018 20.22 EST Share on Facebook Share on Läs mer…

Google tool will stop those annoying ads following you around the internet

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Google Google tool will stop those annoying ads following you around the internet New settings will allow users to hide reminder ads on a case-by-case basis, giving more control over muted adverts across devices Samuel Gibbs Fri 26 Jan Läs mer…

George Soros: Facebook and Google a menace to society

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech George Soros George Soros: Facebook and Google a menace to society Billionaire says social media companies’ ‘days are numbered’ Soros warns of ‘far-reaching adverse consequences’ for democracy Olivia Solon in San Francisco @oliviasolon Email Fri 26 Jan 2018 02.35 EST Läs mer…

YouTube to fund videos that ‘counter hate’ as pressure over extremism grows

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech YouTube YouTube to fund videos that ‘counter hate’ as pressure over extremism grows Fund allocated to Google’s Creators for Change programme with aim to push positive messages in face of popular hate videos Alex Hern @alexhern Thu 25 Jan Läs mer…

Who’s driving? Autonomous cars may be entering the most dangerous phase

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Self-driving cars Who’s driving? Autonomous cars may be entering the most dangerous phase Autopilot controls are not yet fully capable of functioning without human intervention – but they’re good enough to lull us into a false sense of security Läs mer…

Apple HomePod finally available to buy, three years after the Echo

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Apple Apple HomePod finally available to buy, three years after the Echo Company’s delayed, £319 smart speaker pitched as music-first wireless speaker that can be voice-controlled via Siri Samuel Gibbs Tue 23 Jan 2018 09.44 EST Last modified on Tue Läs mer…

Tide Pod challenge: YouTube clamps down on ‘dangerous’ detergent dare

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech YouTube Tide Pod challenge: YouTube clamps down on ‘dangerous’ detergent dare Trend of biting into soap tabs for bragging rights elicits warnings from watchdogs, poison control centres and Procter & Gamble Samuel Gibbs Thu 18 Jan 2018 08.35 EST Last Läs mer…