Google Sued for Allegedly Selling User Data

Google is facing another privacy-related lawsuit, this time for allegedly doing something the company promised it would never do: sell user data.

Google Extends Remote Work to September 2021

Google has moved back its return-to-office date from July to September 2021, and is looking to make flexible work a permanent option.

Clearview AI’s Client List Stolen

Clearview AI has reported that its entire client list has been stolen by an intruder who “gained unauthorized access.”

NJ Bans Clearview; Company Faces Potential Class-Action

Facial recognition firm Clearview AI is facing a potential class-action lawsuit, while simultaneously being banned from being used by NJ police, according to separate reports by the New York Times (NYT) and CNET. The NYT is reporting that Clearview has…

ToTok Co-Creator Denies App Is A Tool For UAE Spying

ToTok was recently removed from both Apple and Google’s app stores over allegations it was being used by the United Arab Emirates government to spy on users. In an interview with the Associated Press, co-creator Giacomo Ziani defended the app…

TikTok Accused of Illegally Collecting Data and Uploading It to China

A California student has filed a class-action lawsuit against TikTock, the wildly popular social media app from China. According to a report in the Daily Beast, the suit alleges that TikTok uploads data without user consent—in some cases without a…

Alphabet Board Investigating How Executives Handled Sexual Misconduct Cases

CNBC is reporting that the board of directors for Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is investigating how sexual misconduct cases have been handled. In recent years, Google has had some high-profile sexual misconduct cases, and the company has not always won…

Obama Joins the Rest of Twitter in Telling the New York Times to GTFO with This Peas in Guac Insanity

At 1:51 pm ET on Wednesday, July 1st, The New York Times suggested to Twitter that they add green peas to their guacamole. The paper of record told us to trust them. Add green peas to your guacamole. Trust us.…

Marijuana Legalization Debate Creates Sharp Divide

“The Times They Are a-Changin’” sang Bob Dylan in the title track of his 1964 album by the same name. And very few issues underscore how much they’re changing in modern day America than the movement to legalize marijuana. Although…

Hilary Duff Rocks Bikini in “Chasing the Sun” Video

Hilary Duff is rocking a black bikini in the video for her comeback single “Chasing the Sun.” The song and video officially released on Tuesday, although it leaked online the day before. Duff described it as a “light and fun…