Google To Stop Reading Your Gmail To Help Sell AdsGoogle say it will stop the ad-driven scanning of Gmail later this year.
Google Tech Campus Gets Green Light From San Jose City CouncilSan Jose City Council agrees to enter into exclusive negotiations with Google for the sale of city property in the heart of the city.
Google's Plans To Build Mega Campus In San Jose Met With ConcernsSan Jose City Council will vote on whether to enter into exclusive talks with Google about building 6 million-square-foot development.
Google Pledges YouTube Crackdown On Extremist VideosGoogle is promising to be more vigilant about preventing terrorist propaganda and other extremist videos from appearing on its YouTube site amid intensifying criticism about the internet's role in mass violence.
SoftBank Buys Robotics Leader Boston Dynamics From Google Parent CompanyJapanese internet, solar and technology company SoftBank Group Corp. is buying robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics from Alphabet Inc., Google's parent.
Google Provides Public With Free Monitoring Of Neighborhood PollutionGoogle is testing sensors on some its streetview cars to try and pinpoint sources of pollution. And the data is available to anyone.
Apple Unveils 'HomePod' Speaker, First New Product In YearsApple nodded to several up-and-coming technology trends, unveiling a new "smart" home speaker and device features touching on virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence.
Zuckerberg Votes Against Shareholder Push For Fake News TransparencyA move by activist investors to require transparency surrounding how Facebook is battling fake news has been blocked by CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Google Co-Founder Reportedly Funding Construction Of Massive AirshipAlthough details are scarce about what's going on behind the giant closed doors of massive hangar at Moffett Field, word has it that the project involves Google co-founder Sergey Brin and construction of the world's largest aircraft.
Google Tracking Credit/Debit Card Purchases To Share With Digital AdvertisersGoogle is keeping an eye on what you're buying offline in addition to monitoring your online shopping in its latest attempt to sell more digital advertising.
New Competitor Developing Self-Flying Air Taxis EmergesYet another animated video of a flying car set to be produced in Silicon Valley has surfaced, and rather than keep it under wraps, the company is laying it all out in plain sight.
Uber Threatens To Fire Key Exec In Self-Driving Car DisputeUber is threatening to fire a key executive accused of stealing self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off unless he waives his constitutional right against self-incrimination so the ride-hailing service can comply with a court order.