Jun 05, 4:11 AM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By AJ Dellinger 10/17/17 AT 7:12 PM As part of a stream of new security initiatives launched for Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Google announced its Advanced Protection Program, which includes several new security options for users who are at a higher … [Read more...] about Google Security: Company Adds ‘Advanced Protection Program’ For High-Risk Users
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SAN FRANCISCO—In highly-anticipated testimony wrapping up the second day of trial, former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick confirmed that Uber's primary competitor in self-driving cars is indeed Waymo, now a division of Alphabet, Google's parent company. "Do you believe they are in the lead?" Waymo's attorney, Charles Verhoeven, asked him. "Yes," Kalanick said. "And they were in … [Read more...] about Kalanick agrees: Google was and is “in the lead” in autonomous vehicles
A memo written by a former Google engineer claims that senior executives at the company intervened to stop employees discussing matters involving diversity and hiring policies. The memo, written in 2016 and shared publicly this week on Google Docs, is the work of former Google security engineer Cory Altheide, according to a report from Gizmodo. Altheide was employed by Google … [Read more...] about Google executives stopped employees discussing diversity and hiring, claims former engineer
The internet is ruled by a small number of massive corporations. Roger McNamee, Co-founder of Elevation Partners on CNBC, says, “Google, Facebook, Amazon are increasingly just super-monopolies, especially Google … The share of the markets they operate in is literally on the same scale that Standard Oil had … more than 100 years ago—with the big … [Read more...] about Could decentralized systems replace Google?
Editorial By Daniel Eran Dilger Thursday, January 11, 2018, 08:25 am PT (11:25 am ET) Apple is the only PC or smartphone vendor to have full control over the user experience it provides to its customers, thanks to its positioning as an integrated platform vendor. This is a key--often overlooked--advantage for the company that is driving customer satisfaction and trust as … [Read more...] about Apple’s iOS platform advantage in fixing bugs is beating Google’s Android