Google to stop tracking user web browsing history to sell ads

Google announced Wednesday that it will stop tracking users' web browsing to sell online advertisements as…

Five countries taking a hard stance against Big Tech

Countries are curbing the power of Big Tech companies such as Facebook and Google by regulating…

Big Tech companies thrive because consumers can’t quit them

Big Tech's dominance within the social, political, and economic spheres of life is not going unnoticed;…

Maintaining US tech leadership is a moral imperative

China’s latest technological innovations dovetail all too neatly with its anti-democratic practices. As has widely been…

‘Deep Nostalgia’: Tech company animates photos of dead relatives

One genealogy company is doing what used to be reserved for celebrities — reanimating the dead.

Maryland overrides Larry Hogan veto and passes tax aimed at Big Tech ad revenue

The plan faces challenges that may run afoul of federal law.

Chat app Clubhouse has audio leaked to general public

The app has security holes, and there is no clarity on how the company will correct…

‘Alexa, stop following me’

Because apparently Jeff Bezos doesn’t know enough about your life, he’s now selling you a device…

Radio silence

“10-4” is the radio code for “message received,” but fewer and fewer hobbyists, reporters, or citizens…

‘Not an actual problem’: Top Democrat dismisses conservative censorship complaints

Rep. David Cicilline, the top Democrat on the House antitrust panel, said Thursday that Republican allegations…

Facebook apologizes for removing congresswoman’s pro-trans post

Facebook issued an apology to a member of Congress for deleting a post of hers that…

Arizona may become the model state for telehealth access

At the onset of the pandemic last year, states scrambled to get individuals the healthcare access…

Philadelphia airport begins delivering food via robot

Philadelphia International Airport has a new, lean, mean food service machine.

‘That’s propaganda’: Wikipedia co-founder criticizes website’s monitoring of ‘socialism’ page

Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger says his former website is censoring opposing views of socialism on its…

Clubhouse app breached by hackers, streaming private audio

Clubhouse, the app that has touted its anti-recording features, was breached last week despite previous assurances…

Australia’s clash with Facebook ignores basic economics

We are suffering a mass outbreak of cakeism. This is, as the British Prime Minister Boris…

Free speech social media platform Gab goes mysteriously dark

Gab, the alternative social media platform that exploded in popularity following the Capitol riot last month…

‘Political hit’: Parler CEO says company is not to blame for the Capitol attack

The new CEO of Parler called allegations that the social media platform was used to help…

Police department uses Ring video to investigate crimes tied to Black Lives Matter protests

Civil liberties advocates cry foul, but others see it as standard investigative tactics using modern technology.

Clubhouse attempts to work its way into the social media space dominated by Big Tech

The new audio-based app is growing quickly and already drawing competition.