Far from being a safe haven where diverse voices can be heard and respected, new media platforms are often reflecting the worst prejudices of the older media when it comes to minorities - including women.
Google will buy Fitbit for almost 2 billion euros, trying to succeed at the market for fitness trackers and smart watches.
Fitbit makes wearable devices that can track and store intimate health data such as heart rate, quality and length of sleep, daily steps, and distance covered during exercise.
Google announced it reached “quantum supremacy," a technological achievement that has huge repercussions, not only for the company and its role in the world but for all of us individuals who want to maintain a semblance of the right to privacy.
Google says its so-called quantum computer solved a problem in minutes that would take today's best supercomputer thousands of years to crack.
The tech giant has been called out for funding companies who do not support environmental reform.
On 3 October 2019, UK Home Secretary Priti Patel and US Attorney General William Barr signed a bilateral agreement paving the way for UK and US law enforcement agencies to obtain data more quickly from electronic service providers operating in each jurisdiction.
Google wins 'right-to-be-forgotten' fight with France
Tech giants were once praised as engines of economic growth but have increasingly come under fire for allegedly misusing their clout.
Google announced on Thursday that it was shutting down 210 YouTube channels that were behaving in a "coordinated manner while uploading videos related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong".
Google appears to be in the firing line again for anti-competitive behaviour in Europe. The European Union is being urged to investigate the US tech giant's jobs search tool.
The tech giant is taking a leap of faith into the world of sustainability, with three pledges to integrate ethics into the brand.
The most exclusive event on the A-list calendar centred around environmental concerns this year. But were they missing something?
The EU has launched a formal investigation into how Amazon uses data from other merchants selling goods on its websites.
Huawei had planned for the possibility of a US ban: the company has been developing its own operating system, it has said.
The move came after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over threats to American technology.
A new, info-packed game to learn how to reduce waste, save energy and food at home
With misleading medical news metastasizing across the internet, the management and prevention of illnesses is becoming more treacherous.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said in a statement that she will co-chair a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris next month that will seek to have world leaders and tech companies agree to a pledge, called the Christchurch Call, to eliminate extremist content on social media,
Austria is taking aim at tech giants the likes of Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon with the introduction of a 5% tax rate on digital companies' advertising revenues.
French police are calling for rabbits to join their ranks, Google discovered a way to talk to tulips: Here's a roundup of some of the best pranks.
Supporters say changes will protect content creators, while Google claims they will EU's creative and digital economies
MEPs voted on Tuesday in favour of the new copyright directive, including two controversial articles that were feared will harm Europe's creative and
The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity hosted Steve Harvey this week in the UAE.
It's "the tax of the 21st Century": French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire unveils France's draft bill for a revenue tax digital giants
How soon after waking up do you check your phone? Do you compulsively refresh your Twitter feed? Can you find your way around without Google Maps? There are many obvious and tactile ways in which Silicon Valley has its hooks in our everyday lives.