Google Can't Seem To Get Fake News Ads Off Its Platform

Tech | Eric Lieberman
NEW YORK - APRIL 26: An issue of The Wall Street Journal is viewed beside The New York Times on April 26, 2010 in New York City. The Wall Street Journal commenced a New York edition today that will directly compete with The New York Times. The new section of the paper, which was recently purchased by Rupert Murdoch, will feature local news, culture and sports. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘We move swiftly to take action’

Clinton's Commerce Undersecretary Wants To End Big Tech's Monopoly

Tech | Eric Lieberman
Left: Google logo [Shutterstock - Benny Marty] Middle: Facebook logo Shutterstock - lev radin] Right: Amazon logo [Shutterstock - MikeDotta]

‘This is not a free market, but a favored market’

Google's Investigation Into Russian Ads Turned Up Even Less Than Facebook's

Politics | Jack Crowe
FILE PHOTO - The Google logo is pictured atop an office building in Irvine, California, U.S. August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Picture

$4,700 in Russian connected search and display ads

Wall St Exec Says Amazon May Cut Into Facebook, Google's Ad Dominance

Business | Eric Lieberman
This photograph taken on September 28, 2017, shows a smartphone being operated in front of GAFA logos (acronym for Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon web giants) as background in Hédé-Bazouges, western France. (Photo: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

‘A force to be reckoned with’

This Startup Wants To Take Some Power Away From Tech Giants

Tech | Eric Lieberman
Proverbial image of a tech giant stepping on a small business owner. [Shutterstock - Peshkova]

‘The power is in the hands of the people’

Walmart Ups The Ante To Compete With Amazon

Business | Eric Lieberman
A Walmart store is seen in Encinitas, California April 13, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo

The heated battle continues

Google Ends Policy That Gave Readers Free Access To Paywalled Articles

Tech | Eric Lieberman
NEW YORK - APRIL 26: An issue of The Wall Street Journal is viewed beside The New York Times on April 26, 2010 in New York City. The Wall Street Journal commenced a New York edition today that will directly compete with The New York Times. The new section of the paper, which was recently purchased by Rupert Murdoch, will feature local news, culture and sports. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘That’s not great for users or for news publishers’

Google Doodle Celebrates Lesbian Who Called Proper Speech 'Terrorism' And Longed For SEX WITH TREES

Tech | Eric Owens
Google Doodle Gloria E. Anzaldúa

Were there ‘erotic fantasies involving herself and her father,’ too? YES!

Google And Facebook Keep Strengthening Their Stranglehold On Digital Ad Market

Business | Eric Lieberman
Left: NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Executive Chairman of Alphabet, Inc. Eric Schmidt speaks at The New York Times DealBook Conference at Jazz at Lincoln Center on November 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The New York Times) Right: CAMBRIDGE, MA - MAY 25: Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the commencement address at the Alumni Exercises at Harvard's 366th commencement exercises on May 25, 2017 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (Photo by Paul Marotta/Getty Images)

‘Duopoly’ is ‘destroying journalism’

Don't Worry, Killer Robots Are Apparently Safe

US | Eric Lieberman
A robot army ready for deployment. [Shutterstock - Tatiana Shepeleva]

‘Superhuman intelligence’

Pepe The Frog Creator Takes Legal Action Against Reddit, Mike Cernovich And The Alt-Right

US | Ian Miles Cheong
Donald Trump Pepe

Comic artist Matt Furie is sending DMCAs to people who post pictures of Pepe the Frog.

'Free Speech Alternative' To Twitter Doesn't Last Long At All, Hit With 'Anti-Discrimination' Violation

Tech | Ian Miles Cheong
Free speech [Shutterstock/Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

The website was given less than a week’s notice to find another domain provider.

FBI Investigating Uber For Spying On Lyft

Tech | Eric Lieberman
FBI Agents set for an investigation. (REUTERS/Gaston De Cardenas)

Allegedly used software called “Hell”