California AG Bonta Joins Dozens Of States Suing Google Over App Store PoliciesDozens of states, including California, have filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google that zeroes in on its app store practices.
Bay Area Transit Riders Now Able To Pay Clipper Card Fares On Android PhonesBay Area transit riders can now use Clipper via Google Pay and on their Android smartphones to pay fares, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission announced Wednesday.
Clipper Card Now Available On Mobile App, Apple PayThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission launched a mobile Clipper card app this week and made the transit-fare payment system available on iPhone and Apple Watch via Apple Pay.
Google, Oracle Clash Over Copyrights in SCOTUSThe Supreme Court began hosting a battle between tech giants Google and Oracle this week as the two companies proceed in a copyright dispute that's worth billions and important to the future of software development.
Google Parent Agrees to $310m Misconduct Lawsuit SettlementGoogle's parent company has reached a $310 million settlement in a shareholder lawsuit over its treatment of allegations of executives' sexual misconduct.
California Early Earthquake Alerts To Be Standard On Android PhonesCalifornia's earthquake early warnings will be a standard feature on all Android phones, bypassing the need for users to download the state's MyShake app.
How To Break-Up With Your Smartphone, Just A LittleIt's no secret that Americans spent a good chunk of their time on their smartphone. Various surveys show the average American spends around four hours a day on their smartphone.
Android Creator Andy Rubin Accused Of Cheating Wife Out Of Millions Of DollarsAndy Rubin, a former Google executive who created the Android operating system, has been accused of cheating his wife out of millions of dollars, according to court documents unsealed on Tuesday.
Google Clarifies It Tracks Users Who Pause Location HistoryGoogle has changed a help page that erroneously described how its “Location History” setting works, clarifying for users that it still tracks their location even if they turn the setting off.
Google Tracks Your Movements, Like It Or NotGoogle wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.
Europe Fines Google $5 Billion For Abusing Its Android DominanceThe company was ordered by the European Commission on Wednesday to pay €4.34 billion ($5 billion) for unfairly pushing its apps on smartphone users and thwarting competitors.
Google Unveils Android P Features, Google Assistant Updates And MoreGoogle showed off on Tuesday a first look at its next mobile software.
3 Facebook Messenger App Users File Lawsuit Over PrivacyThree Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages.
Google Loses Android Battle And Could Owe Oracle Billions Of Dollars Google just lost a major copyright case that could cost it billions of dollars and change how tech companies approach software development.
Facebook Faces Scrutiny For Pulling Android Call, Text DataThe social media site faced new questions about collecting phone numbers and text messages from Android devices.