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The unemployment rate is at the lowest it has been in decades, but over the next decade employers are likely to face pressure from an aging workforce that could lead to a shortage of qualified employees. Yahoo Finance's Myles Udland, Sibile Marcellus, Melody Hahm, and Brian Cheung break down the details.
The Federal Trade Commission has reportedly reached a settlement with Google over YouTube violating federal privacy laws for kids. Google is expected to pay a multi-million dollar fine, though the exact amount isn’t yet clear. The settlement comes as the FTC launches a new review of children's privacy laws that could have a major impact on a lot of big tech names.
Tinder is exploring a different approach to fighting app store fees \\-- it'ssimply ignoring what the store operators want
Amid all the talk of antitrust, government regulation and cryptocurrency plans, it might be nice for Big Tech just to focus on earnings this week — unless they are bad, of course.
President Trump eased the Huawei ban on June 28. Since then, investors have been closely monitoring how US officials implement the policy change.
This is the second high-profile age discrimination lawsuit that the Alphabet Inc.-owned search engine has faced — the first was in 2004 and was settled out of court.
Facebook, Amazon and Google report earnings in late July. What more could an investor ask for? Here are three key facts.
Congress, with some goading from their competitors, appears eager to apply antitrust enforcement to Facebook (FB) , Apple (AAPL) , Google (GOOG)(GOOGL) and (AMZN) (FAGA). This would be a terrible misuse of the law for market-dominance problems that emerging technologies will resolve and for privacy and security issues where bigness contributes little. To put one complaint aside — the increasing size of American tech companies has not caused stagnant wages.
As the parent company of Google nears its fiscal second quarter results on July 25, the chorus of disapproval over its evasive reporting policy has risen on Wall Street.
On July 18, New York Fed President John Williams's speech increased the Fed rate cut probability. He highlighted the importance of the Fed acting quickly.
FaceApp has gone viral again with a feature that makes users look elderly, but experts say it may pose security concerns.
A reputation-repair program for a prominent person convicted of criminal wrongdoing can easily cost more than $100,000.
Apple, Inc. and Microsoft Corporation dominate the intersection of technology and consumer access. Even though they are competitors, each firm takes a different approach from an organizational and philosophical perspective.
Criticism of Big Tech is intensifying. Amid the hubbub, the resignation of Google’s Meredith Whittaker was less noticed, but still significant. Ms Whittaker, a Google artificial intelligence researcher, was a leader of protests inside the company last year.