YouTube Losing Advertisers Over Distasteful VideosSeveral major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on YouTube after discovering that their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects.
Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, TooGoogle Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via the app — the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing.
Google Hopes 'Offensive' Flag Improves Search QualityGoogle is trying to improve the quality of its search results by directing review teams to flag content that might come across as upsetting or offensive to some of the website's users.
Apple, Google, Uber Join Fight Against Trump Travel BanDozens of tech companies, including behemoths like Apple, Google, and Facebook, are siding with Washington state and Minnesota as they fight President Donald Trump's ban on refugees and travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries.
Google's Pixel Shines Despite Misgauged DemandThe Pixel phone, Google's answer to Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy, is off to a promising start. But it might have done even better had Google managed consumer demand as smartly as the device's sleek design.
Pokemon & Powerball Among 2016's Top Google SearchesThe Olympics, the presidential election and "Pokemon GO" are among Google's top trending searches of 2016. But it was Powerball that topped the list, as the lottery handed out a $1.6 billion prize in January.
Tech Leaders To Make Peace Or Press Case With TrumpSilicon Valley leaders were among Donald Trump's most outspoken opponents during the presidential campaign. But on Wednesday, they will come face-to-face with the President-Elect.
Google's Self-Driving Car Project Renamed 'Waymo'The self-driving car project that Google started seven years ago has grown into a company called Waymo. The new identity announced Tuesday marks another step in an effort to revolutionize the way that people get around.
Experts: The Future Is Now For Self-Driving CarsGetting used to cars that drive themselves, can happen fast. But the feature is no longer part of a sci-fi movie or long-term future project -- “they’re here now.”
More Than 1,000,000 Google Accounts Hit By MalwareResearchers say more than one million Google accounts have been breached by malware that infiltrated older Android devices.
Trump Tower becomes 'Dump Tower' on Google MapsSomeone renamed Donald Trump's midtown Manhattan building on Google Maps, and the new moniker isn't very flattering, according to some.
Google Hits Pixel Resellers With "Digital Death Sentence"Some of Google's unwitting users are learning a harsh lesson. If you violate the company's policies, they can abruptly cut you off from your Gmail account, online photos and other vital digital services.