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YouTube revises policy, bans dangerous prank videos

YouTube is trying to prevent otherwise bright people from doing dangerous things.

Facebook to invest $300 million in news, focusing on local

Facebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in news initiatives, with a focus on local news partnerships and other programs.

Home items are getting smarter and creepier, like it or not

With every additional smart device in your home, companies are able to gather more details about your daily life. Some of that can be used to help advertisers target you — more precisely than they could with just the smartphone you carry.

NC Superintendent Mark Johnson announces $600K donation to FAST NC

Just in time for Christmas, State School Superintendent Mark Johnson visited a New Hanover County school today and brought along a special guest to hand out books.

Silicon Valley East: Google plans $1B expansion in New York

Google announced Monday it will spend more than $1 billion to build a new office complex in New York City that will allow the internet search giant to double the number of people it employs there.

Google employees leave work to protest treatment of women

Carrying signs that included a mocking reference to the company's original "Don't be evil" motto, thousands of Google employees around the world briefly walked off the job Thursday to protest what they said was the tech giant's mishandling of sexual misconduct allegations against executives.

Google reveals 48 employees fired for sexual harassment

Google announced that it has fired 48 employees for sexual harassment during the past two years and sent them away without severance packages.

Trump accuses Google of biased searches, warns ‘be careful’

President Donald Trump lashed out at U.S. tech companies Tuesday, accusing Google and others of suppressing conservative voices and "hiding information" and good news.

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.

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