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Google apologizes for algorithm mistakenly calling black people 'gorillas'

The search giant is under fire after its Photo app offensively mislabeled user's photos. It points to another challenge Silicon Valley companies have to face when developing next-gen tech: sensitivity.

By July 1, 2015


Corning's newest Gorilla Glass gets twice as tough

Glassmaker unveils its fourth-gen smartphone display glass as it looks to maintain its dominance in the display business.

By November 20, 2014


Mythbusters vs. Gorilla Glass: Adam and Jamie have a smashing time

Gorilla Glass keeps your phone safe, but will it crack under the pressure when the Mythbusters bring out their hammers and air cannons?

By November 20, 2014


Meet the people who torture Gorilla Glass for a living

CNET's Ben Fox Rubin discusses his visit to Corning's reliability and testing labs for its smartphone cover glass.

October 29, 2014


For Gorilla Glass testers, life is a daily grind (and scratch and drop...)

At Corning's Gorilla Glass testing labs, the glassmaker that fronts Apple's iPhone tried to show that rival sapphire crystal isn't all it's cracked up to be.

By October 29, 2014


Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt disses Apple Music

In an article for BBC News about artificial intelligence, Schmidt -- then chairman of Google, now chairman of Alphabet -- makes a derogatory reference to "elite tastemakers" picking the hottest music for you.

By September 14, 2015


Bug-bashing Gorilla Glass, for the hypochondriac in you

Corning's antimicrobial Gorilla Glass topper for electronic devices uses silver (yes, silver!) to fight off icky germs.

By January 7, 2014


Corning preps 3D Gorilla Glass for gadgets

The glass maker announced on Friday plans to shape its usually flat chemically strengthened glass, especially for wearables.

By January 3, 2014


Samsung eyes 7.4 percent stake in Gorilla Glass maker Corning

In a complicated swapping of a stake in a joint venture with convertible preferred shares, Samsung plans to acquire a piece of Corning.

By October 23, 2013


With iPad Air, Apple's 800-pound tablet gorilla returns

Apple wows the crowd with a new design on the iPad that is lighter, thinner, and more powerful. It comes at a time when the market has only gotten more competitive.

By October 22, 2013