Google

Chief Happiness Officer Is the Latest, Creepiest Job in Corporate America
July 23, 2014

You will be happy, dammit. And Big Brother will make sure of it.

Scientific Proof that Google Is Destroying Your Memory
We know we can depend on Google for information, so we don't bother remembering it
June 03, 2014

We know we can depend on Google for information, so we don't bother remembering it.

Self-Driving Cars Are Still Cars—Which Means They Won't Improve Your Commute
May 29, 2014

The company's attempt to "disrupt" the car industry is an embrace of the status quo. We need innovation in mass transit instead.

Google Gets It: Video Games Are A Spectator Sport
Why buying Twitch, the ESPN of gaming, for a $1 billion makes perfect sense.
May 22, 2014

Why buying Twitch, the ESPN of gaming, for a $1 billion makes perfect sense.

Google Says We Have a "Right to Know," But Really Just Wants the Right to Profit From Your Personal Information
May 21, 2014

The search giant really just wants the right to profit from your personal information.

14 Worst Case Scenarios Involving Google's Growing Robot Army
A threat assessment
February 16, 2014

Assessing Google's drones, thermostats, mechanical cheetahs and more.

The Silicon Valley Labor Scandals Prove Minimum Wage Hikes Don't Cost Jobs
February 14, 2014

What we can learn from Apple, Google, and Pixar's attempts to keep wages low.

I Can See You Typing
The most awkward part of online chat
January 21, 2014

The most awkward feature of online chat.

Your Email Address Isn't Personal Information. Get Over It.
January 14, 2014

If you think people shouldn't have access to your email address, you must not remember the phone book.

Is This the Death of Apple?
December 06, 2013

Steve Jobs’s creation, long thought to be the smartest company in the world, is in danger of falling behind Google and Facebook in the race to be the internet platform of the future.

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