Scoop: Google is investigating the actions of another top AI ethicist

Google is investigating recent actions by Margaret Mitchell, who helps lead the company's ethical AI team, Axios has confirmed. Why it matters: The...

Apple’s First Headset to Be Niche Precursor to Eventual AR Glasses

Apple Inc.’s first crack at a headset is designed to be a pricey, niche precursor to a more ambitious augmented reality product that will...

Apple’s next MacBook Air could be even thinner and lighter

Last week, Bloomberg reported that Apple was planning a redesigned MacBook Air. It was a footnote, however, in a larger piece that focused on some upcoming...

New Year, new password protections in Chrome

Passwords help protect our online information, which is why it’s never been more important to keep them safe. But when we’re juggling dozens...

Google Maps adds street-level details in select cities, more colorful imagery worldwide

Google Maps is getting a significant update that will bring more detail and granularity to its map, with changes that encompass both natural...

WhatsApp to delay new privacy policy amid mass confusion about Facebook data sharing

WhatsApp on Friday announced a three-month delay of a new privacy policy originally slated to go into effect on February 8th following widespread...