Places to work in 2019 with best cultures: Glassdoor

Employer review website Glassdoor released its annual “Best Places to Work” report, consisting of the top 100 large companies to work for going into 2019. The ranking system was calculated based on employee reviews of “overall company rating, career opportunities, compensation and benefits, culture and values, senior management, work/life balance, recommend to a friend, and a […]

Woman’s Spine Fractured In Apparent Hate Crime Attack On Qu…

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The search is on for a man police say attacked a woman aboard a subway in Queens last month, seriously injuring her in what’s being probed as a possible hate crime. Police say the man approached the 20-year-old victim aboard a Manhattan-bound E train and started hurling slurs regarding her sexual […]

Google Is Reportedly Doubling Down on Finding Leakers

Google employees protesting the company’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations in a walkout on Nov. 1, 2018, in San Francisco.Photo: Eric Risberg (AP) After a year of protests by its own staff against its work with the military, alleged plans to build a censored Chinese search engine, and handling of sexual harassment allegations against executives, […]

Google Pay Eliminates Movie Lines For Vue Cinemas In UK 12/…

Urban Airship and Vue Entertainment — part of one of the largest cinema operators, Vue International — this week will roll out the UK’s first platform that allows consumers to buy movie tickets and add them to their Google Pay account.   Earlier this year, Urban Airship worked with Google Pay to create ticketing and a boarding pass […]

Facebook, Google Tumble as Best Places to Work

Yet again, Glassdoor has issued its annual list of the best places to work, and yet again, a handful of tech companies made the upper echelons of the list. However, there’s one big change from last year: Facebook, which previously placed first, is now in seventh place, just behind Linkedin (in sixth place) and ahead […]

Google now allows its Chrome browser to remove all ads from…

Out this week, Google’s latest Chrome browser now has more muscle to battle annoying online advertising. Version 71 — for Windows, Mac and Linux — adds the ability for Chrome to detect websites with deceptive or overly-aggressive ad techniques, and block their ads. Such sites, presenting what Google calls “abusive experiences,” will be blacklisted by […]