The Supreme Court will hear two cases seeking to hold social media companies financially responsible for terrorist attacks

Friends of Nohemi Gonzalez, an American exchange student who died in a Paris cafe, are struggling to deal with her sudden loss Friends remember American killed in Paris 02:09 The Supreme Court said Monday it will hear two cases seeking to hold social media companies financially responsible for terrorist attacks. Relatives of people killed in … Read more

Google’s New Wired Nest Doorbell Appears on Store Before Its Market Release

Best Buy’s buyer has noticed in the store Google’s unreleased and newest product, the Nest Doorbell. The product will be released on the market later this week, a report from 9to5Google revealed. (Photo : TOLGA AKMEN/AFP via Getty Images) The newest Nest Doorbell packaging has noted “Battery” in the bottom left corner and a notice … Read more

Billionaire Berkshire Board Member David Gottesman Dies at 96

David “Sandy” Gottesman, a Berkshire Hathaway board member, billionaire and longtime friend of Warren Buffett, died Wednesday at 96. In 1964, Gottesman founded the New York investment firm First Manhattan, which announced his death on its website.

It’s Time to Buy Tech Again. Here Are 20 Stocks to Start With.

One cruel truth the stock market confirmed this past week is that trying to pick the bottom for technology stocks is a fool’s errand. The Nasdaq Composite’s terrible September—it was down 10.5% on the month—has made the bottom-fishing that took place over the summer look ill-advised. As I’ve noted before, the first downturn in tech … Read more

Gen Z’s favorite brands, revealed

Data: Morning Consult; Note: Gen Z adults defined as ages 18-25; MOE ±1 percentage point for all adults, ±2 for Gen Z; Chart: Madison Dong/Axios Visuals The youngest generation of adults is so crazy for tech companies that YouTube, Google, Netflix and Amazon are their four favorite corporate brands, a new Morning Consult survey finds. … Read more

Google: Hackers Working With Russia to Coordinate Cyberattacks | Tech News Briefing Podcast | WSJ – Wall Street Journal

Google: Hackers Working With Russia to Coordinate Cyberattacks | Tech News Briefing Podcast | WSJThe Wall Street Journal

In Dozens of Lawsuits Parents Blame Meta, TikTok for Hooking Kids

(Bloomberg Businessweek) — A 16-year-old girl in Utah becomes so obsessed with her body image after getting hooked on Instagram that she develops anorexia and bulimia. A boy from Michigan goes from watching YouTube videos for several hours a day at age 9 to binging all night on TikTok and Snapchat, then ends up sharing … Read more

Alphabet CEO Pichai Continues to Sound Alarm About the Economy

Alphabet (GOOGLE) the parent company of Google, wants to avoid unpleasant surprises. The firm is convinced that a sharp slowdown in growth will have an impact on advertising revenues, its main source of income. For a few months now, the group has therefore been trying to prepare for a dark scenario as the Federal Reserve … Read more

Scott Knies talks downtown San Jose, Google, economic growth, COVID

Scott Knies has been involved in San Jose’s business and economic scene for decades, stints that have been marked by multiple firsts. In 1982, Knies became the first executive director of The Fencing Center, opening the sports club’s first two locations in downtown San Jose. Knies then served as the Alum Rock Business Association Manager … Read more

Google CEO Pichai fields questions on cost cuts at all-hands meeting

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai gestures during a session at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, on January 22, 2020. Fabrice COFFRINI | AFP | Getty Images As Google tries to navigate an unfamiliar environment of slowing growth, cost cutting and employee dissent over cultural changes, CEO Sundar Pichai is finding himself on … Read more