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Google grappling with 70,000 'right to be forgotten' requests

The search giant's plight reveals the challenges inherent in trying to comply with a controversial and complex law.

By July 11, 2014

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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

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Uber driver is an employee not contractor, says California

California Labor Commission rules that a driver for the ride-hailing service is an employee and not an independent contractor. The decision could have ramifications for Uber's business model.

By June 17, 2015

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Dishonored 2 lets you choose between two playable characters

Arkane Studios' sequel to Dishonored lets you choose to play as returning protagonist Corvo Attano or his daughter, Emily.

By June 15, 2015

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Former Vevo, Sony top execs join music-video startup Vadio

Rio Caraeff, who led Vevo from its beginning until he departed in November, joins a former Sony Pictures vice chairman at Vadio, which helps streaming-music services add video to their offering.

By May 12, 2015

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Next in Apple's crosshairs? Free music streaming at Spotify

A report says Apple's latest tactic to catch up in the streaming-music race is pushing labels to cut off free listening options at rivals like Spotify, which has the Department of Justice sniffing around.

By May 4, 2015

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Vevo names a new maestro

The music-video streaming company finds a permanent CEO in Erik Huggers, who ran Intel's TV service before the chip company jettisoned it with a sale to Verizon.

By April 30, 2015

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Cable and wireless industries sue FCC over Net neutrality rules

Internet providers are taking to the courts to throw out new regulations governing how they treat data on the Internet.

By April 14, 2015

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Cyberattack hits hard at popular coding site Github

A debilitating onslaught of Internet traffic directed at Github appears to be focused on shutting down anticensorship tools.

By March 30, 2015

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Be the Batman your city deserves (for only $682M)

Discover how to be Batman in the latest "Epic How To" video from Break. Hint -- you'll need a lot of money just to build the Batcave.

By March 27, 2015