May 21, 2018

Google seems to have removed the famous “don’t be evil” phrase from its code of conduct

It’s not just a matter of a deleted phrase. It’s a change in tenor.

May 16, 2018

What is the Rooney Rule? Here are the pros and cons of the popular diversity initiative.

The Rooney Rule is often touted as a means of diversifying the upper ranks of companies and organizations. Here's how it works — and where it comes up short.
May 8, 2018

John Legend is coming to Google phones as a virtual assistant

He's no Chrissy, but he'll do.
May 8, 2018
April 25, 2018

Gmail redesign introduces self-destructing emails, but do they actually get deleted?

Google's confidential mode is a self-destruct timer for emails. But they do still live somewhere.
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April 9, 2018

Google and YouTube may be next to face public backlash after collecting children’s data

As the Cambridge Analytica scandal shines a spotlight on data protection, 23 groups are going after YouTube for the company's own privacy practices.

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April 3, 2018

Police: 1 dead in YouTube shooting, 3 injured

This story is breaking.
March 31, 2018

It’s not just Facebook — online quizzes also collect data about you

If you were a kid in the '90s, you probably didn't expect this privacy invasion.
March 27, 2018

Google users are finding that the search company may have more info on them than even Facebook

And you thought Facebook's data on you was bad
March 16, 2018

Google claims equal pay across genders and races, but that may not be entirely true

Google's done the math on the wage gap within their company, and even their shareholders aren't impressed
March 15, 2018

Google Maps adds wheelchair-accessible routes to transit directions in latest update

Google is giving people who use wheelchairs better transit options.

Feb. 22, 2018

Career advice 2018: How to make more money, travel, work from home — or experience a new job path

Want to earn higher pay, free up time, work and travel, or simply feel happier about your career? These 7 steps can help you reset your job goals and land in a better place.
Feb. 2, 2018
Dec. 7, 2017

Best places to work in 2018: These 10 top companies get the highest marks from employees

These are the best companies to work in terms of salary, benefits and more, according to Glassdoor reviews by employees who actually work there.
Nov. 22, 2017

Cyber Monday 2017 Deals: The best Amazon, Walmart, EBay, Etsy & Old Navy offers, flight deals & more

Black Monday or Cyber Monday 2017 is expected to be the biggest online shopping day in history. Here are the best deals on Christmas or holiday gifts around — plus other tips on how to save money.
Nov. 14, 2017

Avoid Thanksgiving traffic with new data from Google Maps

If you'll be in a car this Thanksgiving, this new data from Google Maps can help make the ride more bearable.

Nov. 2, 2017

5 things to know about how Russia may have used Facebook, Google and Twitter to hack our election

"Our claims were blown off by the leadership of your companies," one senator said.
Nov. 1, 2017

Want to get richer — and feel better & happier? These clever moves boost work-life balance & income.

How to take a vacation without feeling guilty — or overspending on it.
Oct. 19, 2017

Google Maps is going to space. Here’s everywhere in the universe you can visit.

Google recently added 16 new locations to Google Maps. None of them are on Earth.
Oct. 17, 2017

Why adding a calorie counter to Google Maps was a dangerous mistake

"For someone with an eating disorder, it can actually become fuel for the fire.”
Oct. 17, 2017

Google Pixel 2: 6 features of the new Google phone that travelers need to know about

You'll be able to take better photos, recognize landmarks and get quick translations.

Oct. 13, 2017

3 key financial tasks to get done by the end of 2017 — and leave you richer in the new year

Want to get richer and save more money by 2018? Make just a few smart moves with your cash by the end of 2017.
Oct. 12, 2017
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Oct. 3, 2017

Mic Wakeup: America reels after Las Vegas massacre, the 338th US mass shooting in 2017

Here are three stories to help you reshape the world for Tuesday, Oct. 3.
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Oct. 2, 2017

Facebook and Google’s algorithms prioritized fake news in the wake of Las Vegas shooting

Despite being patently false, reports naming the wrong man as the Las Vegas attacker promptly embedded themselves in both Facebook and Google’s algorithms.
Sept. 20, 2017

Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico on your mind? Here’s how to make sure your donations count.

Charity scams got you worried? Here's how to make smart choices as you donate your money.

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Sept. 14, 2017

Google regularly discriminates against women, lawsuit alleges

“Women should have the same opportunities as men and receive equal pay for substantially similar work."
Aug. 29, 2017
Aug. 23, 2017

Want to be your own boss? Here’s how to get started as a freelancer and get in on the gig economy.

Join the 55 million Americans doing freelance work.
Aug. 14, 2017

Google says it will not host domain name for neo-Nazi site ‘Daily Stormer’

Without a place to host its domain name, it is unclear what will become of the 'Daily Stormer.'