Big Tech Is Now A Big Punching Bag For PoliticiansRepublicans and Democrats don't agree on health care, immigration or taxing the rich. But one subject draws critics from both parties: Big Tech.
Whole Foods Files For Statewide Restraining Order From Animal Rights ProtestersAn animal rights group says Whole Foods Market has filed for a restraining order to ban them from all their California locations, in wake of a protest in San Francisco earlier this week.
McDonald's Enlists Google Assistant, Alexa To Help With Its hiringStarting Wednesday, McDonald's Corp. will let job seekers start an application by using voice commands with Amazon's Alexa or Google's Assistant.
Marin County Woman Leads Push Get Amazon To Pick Up And Reuse All Those BoxesEvery day, thousands and thousands of online Amazon orders are delivered in a boxes. Now there’s a push to cut down on all that cardboard, and it is largely the work of one determined Marin County woman’s petition.
Lawmakers Ask Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple For Documents In Antitrust ProbeHouse lawmakers investigating the market dominance of Big Tech are asking Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple for a broad range of documents including internal communications.
Facebook Will Stop Automatic 'Tag Suggestions' On Your Friends' Faces In PhotosFacebook says it is ending its practice of using face recognition software to identify users' friends in uploaded photos and automatically suggesting they "tag" them.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Donates $5 Million To Fight Amazon Wildfires
Facial-Recognition Technology Wrongly Flagged 26 California Lawmakers As Criminals A recent test of Amazon's facial recognition technology reportedly ended with a major fail, as some state lawmakers turned up as suspected criminals.
Amazon Wants To Open Liquor Store, Deliver Alcohol In San FranciscoAmazon may be mostly known as an online shopping site, but a public notice outside its warehouse at 888 Tennessee Street in the Dogpatch says the company is now trying to open a liquor store.
Berkeley Protester Enters Disorderly Conduct Plea After Confronting Amazon CEO Bezos At ConferenceAn animal welfare activist from the Bay Area entered a no contest plea in Las Vegas to misdemeanor disorderly conduct for approaching Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on a conference stage.
Search On For 70 Amazon Packages Stolen From Delivery Van In El SobranteInvestigators with the California Highway Patrol arrested one suspect connected to the theft of an Amazon delivery van in the El Sobrante area last week.