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Google "Private Browsing" Mode Not Really Private, Texas Lawsuit Says

The Google search engine collects data on users who think they can be anonymous if they use a "private browsing" mode, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton claimed on Thursday, filing an amended privacy lawsuit against the Alphabet unit. Reuters reports.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 21st, 2022

The weekend’s best deals: Apple TV 4K, OLED TVs, MacBook Pros, and more

Dealmaster also includes Google's Chromecast, PS5 games, and Sonos speakers. Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) It's the weekend, which means the time has come for another Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best tech deals from.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News3 hr. 34 min. ago

Tesla target of new lawsuit that claims racial abuse against Black workers

The alleged harassment, which occurred mostly at Tesla's California factory, included using the n-word and such terms as 'slavery' or 'plantation' or making sexual comments such as 'likes booty,' the lawsuit said......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 2 min. ago

Why I still use Microsoft’s Office suite instead of Google’s free options

Why would choose to pay for Microsoft Office when you can use Google’s productivity suite for free? Here are my reasons along with features that seal the deal......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 2 min. ago

Final Fantasy XIV players can build their own island in a new update

Final Fantasy XIV's new update is bringing a new chapter and a solo island building mode......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

How Google’s $90M settlement could actually help small developers

Google owes app developers a total of $90 million for its 30% cut of all in-app purchases following the company's settlement of a class-action suit......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Google hit with more privacy complaints for “deceptive” sign-up process [Updated]

Consumer group: One click grants permission to “exploit everything you do.” Enlarge (credit: 400tmax | iStock Unreleased) More than a billion people worldwide have signed up for Google accounts, clicking through screens pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Google loses two execs: one for Messaging and Workspace, another for Payments

Two executives in charge of Google's most turbulent products are leaving this week. Enlarge (credit: Sean Gallup | Getty Images) Google had a pair of high-ranking executives leave this week. The first was Bill Ready, Google's.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

The best Android games available right now (July 2022)

The Google Play Store is loaded with some terrific titles -- and some terrible ones. We've vetted all the options to bring you the best Android games around......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Google will pay US app developers $90 million in a settlement over app store policies

US Android app developers will be able to claim money from a new $90 million fund Google will establish as part of a wider settlement with app makers over the tech giant's app store practices, the company said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Google is still actively developing face unlock for its Pixel phones

According to underlying code changes, it seems that Google is still actively trying to develop face unlock for its Pixel phones. The post Google is still actively developing face unlock for its Pixel phones first appeared on Phandroid. At t.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

9to5Mac Daily: June 30, 2022 – iOS 16 CarPlay, App Store changes

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Enjoy the podcast.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

1 federal lawsuit against CDK dismissed, but 6 others remain

Six new federal shareholder lawsuits were filed against CDK, the company's board of directors and Brookfield Business Partners between April 26 and May 5, alleging critical information was left out of acquisition disclosures......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

iFixit and Google launch official Pixel parts store

iFixit promises more parts in the future, including a "full selection" for the Pixel 6a. Enlarge (credit: iFixit) The iFixit and Google partnership that was announced in April is now live. iFixit says that genuine parts for Go.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Red wolf genes found in coyote hybrids may be the key to preserving the endangered species

A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in the U.S. reports a high percentage of red wolf genes in the genomes of coyote hybrids living in some parts of southwest Louisiana and eastern Texas. In their paper published in the journal.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

You can now repair your Google Pixel yourself using genuine components

If you think you can repair your phone by yourself, then you might be interested to learn that Google has teamed up with iFixit to provide genuine components for Pixel devices. The post You can now repair your Google Pixel yourself using genuine comp.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Your Health Data Isn’t Safe Post-Roe, Even If Some Apps Promise It Is

Most health apps can’t entirely be trusted to keep user data private, and the stakes of a slip-up have never been higher. The post Your Health Data Isn’t Safe Post-Roe, Even If Some Apps Promise It Is appeared.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Google sign-up "fast track to surveillance", consumer groups say

Ten European consumer organisations join forces to launch complaints to privacy and data regulators.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

FCC Commissioner Calls on Google and Apple to Ban TikTok

In an open letter to Apple and Google, Carr calls TikTok a "serious national security threat" and asks that the companies remove it from their app stores. The post FCC Commissioner Calls on Google and Apple to Ban.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Google Contacts now sorts information in cards to match your Material You theme

Material You updates surface for some users where customization options appear in the contacts app. The post Google Contacts now sorts information in cards to match your Material You theme first appeared on Phandroid. The very first program.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Google pilots program to prevent political campaign emails from ending up in spam folders

In order to prevent political campaign emails from ending up in spam folders, Google has requested the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to approve its trial program. The post Google pilots program to prevent political campaign emails from ending u.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022