Websites

The Pinterest website homepage. (Pinterest)

Larry Magid: Pinterest To Introduce Advertising Pins

Pinterest announced Thursday it will introduce advertising in the form of “promoted pins.”

09/19/2013

(credit: Thinkstock)

Federal Officials Target Websites Selling Counterfeit Goods

In an undercover operation, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations, along with law enforcement agencies from across the globe seized 132 domain names on Monday.

11/26/2012

Microsoft headquarters

Microsoft, NBC Dissolve MSNBC.com Joint Venture

Microsoft is pulling out of the joint venture that owned MSNBC.com so it can build its own online news service.

07/15/2012

netflix

Virginia Storm Knocks Out Servers For 3 Bay Area Internet Sites

Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest are using Twitter and Facebook to update subscribers after a Virginia storm caused server outages for hours. All three websites are headquartered in the Bay Area.

06/30/2012

Getaround website

ConsumerWatch: Sharing Websites Helping Bay Area Consumers Save

In effort to save money and resources, some Bay Area residents are turning to sharing and borrowing instead of buying, using sharing websites to help them along the way.

01/23/2012

Wikipedia

Tech Report: Online Protest Over Piracy Bills Has An Effect

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at the impact of online protests of SOPA and PIPA.

01/19/2012

(AP)

Stockton Teacher Being Investigated For Role In Porn Sites

A special education teacher is on paid administrative leave from the Lincoln Unified School District in Stockton as an investigation continues into whether she used a school district-issued Apple laptop to run several porn websites.

11/17/2011

Stanford Study Finds Personal Info Leaked To Online Advertisers

A new Stanford study has found that dozens of the most popular websites on the Internet are sharing user’s personal information with advertisers.

10/12/2011

Bob Goodlatte

Tech Report: House Works On New Protect IP Act

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid explains the growing concerns over a Senate-led Protect IP Act.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/17/2011

online shopping, computer, laptop,

Out-Of-State Online Retailers Flee California’s New Tax Law

More and more online shopping sites are dropping California merchants as a result of the state’s new requirement that out of state retailers collect sales tax from California shoppers.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/12/2011

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 54,020 other followers