Technology

1 thru 10 of 5964 Stories
After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

| By Matt Sedensky | Jun 22
A question on sexuality slated for deletion from a federal survey has been restored, officials said Thursday, responding to an outcry from LGBT advocates who said the Trump administration was trying to erase data on their community.

Google's Search Engine Aims to Become Employment Engine

Google's Search Engine Aims to Become Employment Engine

| Jun 22
Job hunters are able to go to Google and see help-wanted listings that its search engine collects across the internet. The results aim to streamline such listings by eliminating duplicate jobs posted on different sites.

Egypt Watchdog Says Authorities Now Blocking 101 Websites

Egypt Watchdog Says Authorities Now Blocking 101 Websites

| Jun 22
An Egyptian watchdog says authorities are widening their internet censorship and are now blocking 101 websites, including some that provide software that allows users to bypass restrictions.

To Post or Not to Post: Internet Tips for College Hopefuls

To Post or Not to Post: Internet Tips for College Hopefuls

| By Jocelyn Gecker | Jun 21
Google yourself. Curate your online photos. The general rule of thumb, as one private high school advises its students: Don't post anything you wouldn't want your grandmother to see.

Uber CEO Kalanick Resigns Under Investor Pressure

Uber CEO Kalanick Resigns Under Investor Pressure

| By Tom Krisher | Jun 21
Travis Kalanick, the combative and embattled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors at a pivotal time for the company.

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

| Jun 20
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media.

Supreme Court Strikes Down Sex Offender Social Media Ban

Supreme Court Strikes Down Sex Offender Social Media Ban

| Jun 20
The Supreme Court has struck down a North Carolina law that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites.

Google Gives Grant to Preserve Oral History of Stonewall Inn

Google Gives Grant to Preserve Oral History of Stonewall Inn

| Jun 19
The philanthropic wing of the internet search giant Google says it is donating $1 million to preserve an oral history of the 1969 Stonewall riots.

Harvard Students' Ouster over Offensive Posts Stirs Debate

| By Sally Ho | Jun 19
Few college-bound kids lose their slot at their dream school once they get in, but it happened at one of the world's most elite institutions for a reason that has, until recently, hardly registered in the university admissions process: Social Media.

Rest Easy During EU Holidays: No More Extra Roaming Costs

Rest Easy During EU Holidays: No More Extra Roaming Costs

| By Oleg Cetinic and Raf Casert | Jun 19
Ping! Tweet! Ring! Swoosh! Every command from a mobile phone that European Union holidaymakers or business people made Thursday must have felt like deliverance.

1 thru 10 of 5964 Stories