Google Promises Better Privacy Tools, Smarter AI Assistant

Billboard News Today Google announced new privacy tools Tuesday intended to give people more control over how they’re being tracked on the go or in their own home, part of a broader effort by big tech companies to counter increasing scrutiny of their data collection practices. The company also announced updates for its artificially intelligent […]

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Family Dollar will close nearly 400 stores

CNN.com New York (CNN Business)Family Dollar will close 390 stores this year and make big changes to the stores it is keeping open as the discount chain seeks a turnaround. Family Dollar sells a variety of items for under $10 at rural and urban locations. Dollar Tree bought the company in 2015. But Family Dollar […]

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Fire at Wells Fargo Facility Causes Nationwide Outages

U.S. News Today A fire at one of the bank’s facilities forced Wells Fargo to shut down its servers. Wells Fargo customers nationwide were unable to use debit cards or online mobile banking Thursday after the company said it experienced “system issues” that had resulted in outages. The company said in a press release that […]

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Apple to Fix FaceTime Bug That Allows Eavesdropping

Billboard News Today Apple has made the group chat function in FaceTime unavailable after users said there was a bug that could allow callers to activate another user’s microphone remotely. The bug was demonstrated through videos online and reported on this week by tech blogs. Reports say the bug in the video chat app could allow an iPhone user […]

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