Jun 26, 2013 The FTC has told two dozen Internet search engines to make sure online consumers can tell the difference between advertising and the 'natural' results of an Internet search.
Jun 26, 2013 In a letter today to Google, Bing and other search engines, the Federal Trade Commission warned of a need to "clearly and prominently" distinguish ads from natural search results.
Jun 26, 2013 Microsoft holds its big developer conference and we get the 'start' button back.
Jun 24, 2013 If Google's acquisition of Waze is seen as purely anti-competitive, the Federal Trade Commission could break up the deal.
Jun 21, 2013 A new report out this week shows that while pirate attacks off the Somali coast have plummeted, there's a growing threat on the other side of the continent.
Jun 20, 2013 The biggest search firm in the world is infamous for its, shall we say, tortured job interview questions.
Jun 14, 2013 Google says it has found evidence the Iranian government is spying on its citizens. The tech giant suspects the Iranian government is trying to head off any political unrest by looking at citizens' email correspondence.
Jun 13, 2013 Yahoo is giving you a shot at reclaiming your good name. It’s shutting down accounts that have been dormant for more than a year, meaning a pile of usernames will soon be available for the taking in mid-July.
Jun 12, 2013 The tech companies' sudden, overt concern about transparency in government surveillance may be as much about protecting themselves as consumers.