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96 Percent of Google Search Results for ‘Trump’ News Are from Liberal Media Outlets

Is Google manipulating its algorithm to prioritize left-leaning news outlets in their coverage of President Trump? It sure looks that way based on recent search results for news on the president. Conservatives and Trump supporters have for the last several yea...

Google and Mastercard Cut a Secret Ad Deal to Track Retail Sales

(Bloomberg) — For the past year, select Google advertisers have had access to a potent new tool to track whether the ads they ran online led to a sale at a physical store in the U.S. That insight came thanks in part to a stockpile of Mastercard transac...

The Monopoly-Busting Case Against Google, Amazon, Uber, And Facebook

Antitrust crusaders have built up serious momentum in Washington, but so far, it’s all been theory...

Apps track you EVEN after uninstalled

If it seems as though the app you deleted last week is suddenly popping up everywhere, it may not be...

Apple released news it uses Google’s cloud for iCloud

Apple recently updated its website and provides the first acknowledgment that it’s relying on ...

Amazon Alexa and Echo are customer-paid ease-dropping devices

It’s always unintentional and a “bug” in the system when they are caught, but make...

What Chrome’s incognito mode is actually for, explained by a Google exec

In December 2008, the internet welcomed Google’s Incognito Mode, a privacy option for Chrome, ...

Google collects Android users’ locations even when location services are disabled

Many people realize that smartphones track their locations. But what if you actively turn off locati...

Think Facebook knows a lot about you? Google is WORSE!

Facebook has hit the headlines in recent weeks over its handling of your private data, and now the s...

Face to face with Nest’s smartest home security camera

Nest’s new home security camera is supposed to be so smart that it can identify people it’s been...