This isn’t the only lawsuit that Google may be facing this year, Breitbart News reported in May that the Justice Department and a group of state attorneys general are likely to file antitrust lawsuits against Google and have already begun to plan litigation according to sources with knowledge of the matter. Read more here. … [Read more...] about Google Faces $5 Billion Lawsuit for Tracking ‘Private’ Internet Use
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Google has elevated Prabhakar Raghavan as the head of Search and Assistant, in an organisational rejig that will see its search engine, advertising and commerce business come under the same person. Raghavan will be taking over from Ben Gomes who is moving to a new role within the company and will report to Alphabet chief executive Sundar Pichai. He will continue managing the commerce and payments business and the Next Billion Users unit. This move was first reported by Search Engine Land. ET has reached out to Google for a comment. Raghavan, who joined Google in 2012, was appointed as the head of the tech giant’s advertising and commerce business in 2018. This role included supervision of search, display and video advertising, analytics, shopping, payments, and travel segments. Prior to that, he was serving as vice president of Google Apps and Google Cloud, overseeing its engineering, products, and user experience. Before joining Google, Raghavan had also led search teams … [Read more...] about Google elevates Prabhakar Raghavan as head of Search, Ben Gomes moves to a new role
Evolution of game mechanics Perhaps the most effective aspect of the quantified self movement thus far has been the way that game mechanics have been integrated into fitness tracking. We are all inherently competitive and this has been played upon superbly well by most of the leading fitness apps, where competing with friends encourages us to stick to a diet, or keep going to the gym beyond January. FitBit claims that its users average 43% more steps each day. … [Read more...] about Nike+ FuelBand and Google Glass: what next for the ‘quantified self’?
For users who have an Android smartphone or use the Chrome browser on a desktop/mobile, Google offers a password manager to make it easier to log in for sites and services. If you want to access it, you can go to https://passwords.google.com/ and login to your Google account. On the top, you will see a large box for ‘Password Checkup’ – this is where Google will check all of your stored passwords and inform you which of them are compromised, and you should change them right away. The page gives you direct links for each website's password change page to make things easy. It also shows on which sites you have reused passwords and which ones have a weak password. … [Read more...] about Chinese apps banned: 5 ways you can protect your privacy on the internet
The report also found that the media markets in Philadelphia, Phoenix and Atlanta will each see over $150 million in revenue. Detroit's media market is likely to see $146 million in revenue, according to the report. Arizona, Michigan, and Pennsylvania are also likely to play deciding roles in the presidential election. … [Read more...] about $6.7 billion expected to be spent in 2020 campaign despite coronavirus: report