Google location data: what does Australian court ruling mean and how can I turn off my tracking history?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; If you have ever used Google Maps on your phone without fiddling with the location settings, it goes without saying that the tech giant knows everywhere you’ve been. The Läs mer…

Google ‘partially’ misled consumers over collecting location data, Australian court finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google has been found to have “partially” misled Australian consumers about collecting their location data, according to a federal court ruling handed down on Friday. The court found that Läs mer…

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin join $100bn club

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Google founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, have joined the $100bn club of super-rich people with 12-digit fortunes after a surge in the share price of the tech Läs mer…

Who will deal with your online presence when you die? How to create a ‘digital will’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Two things are certain in life: death and the internet. With so many day-to-day functions, tasks and memories now taking place online, the question of what will become of Läs mer…

She sued for pregnancy discrimination. Now she’s battling Google’s army of lawyers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; When Chelsey Glasson found out she was pregnant with her second child in 2019, she did not anticipate the first three years of her new baby’s life would be Läs mer…

Google Nest Hub (2nd gen) review: wearable-free sleep tracking smart display

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google’s second-generation Nest Hub smart display now comes with radar-based sleep tracking as it attempts to keep Amazon’s Alexa at bay. The new Nest Hub costs £89.99 on launch, Läs mer…

How past tech floats fared, and upcoming IPOs in London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon listed on the Nasdaq at $18 a share with a market value of $438m in 1997, when it was just an online bookseller, with 256 employees. The share Läs mer…

Web giants must stop cashing in on pension scam misery, say MPs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ministers must force tech giants such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft to stop the “immoral” practice of profiting from the £10bn of pension fraud committed by internet scammers, a Läs mer…

Tech CEOs grilled over role in Capitol attack as protesters mock them with giant cutouts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The CEOs of America’s biggest technology companies faced a grilling on Thursday from Congress about the 6 January insurrection at the Capitol, as protesters outside the hearing denounced the Läs mer…

Google criticised for failing to remove antisemitic Auschwitz reviews

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google has said it “must do better” at removing what campaigners called “sickening” and “grotesque” antisemitic content following an investigation by the Guardian. More than 150 antisemitic comments were Läs mer…