Facebook Debuts a New Tracking App Just Months After Controversy Over a Similar App

Facebook is offering to pay people who download a new app that tracks what they do on their phones. The company on Tuesday announced the new app, called Study, which will collect data about its users. Study will report back to Facebook about the apps that users have on their phones; how much time they […]

Three Red Flags In Alphabet’s Earnings That Sent Its Shares Down 7%

Google parent Alphabet’s stock tumbled 7% after reporting its first-quarter earnings that included some troubling signs including slowing growth, difficulties in its hardware division, and disappointing guidance. After the market closed, the company’s shares fell to $1,200.70 from $1,296.20. Google CEO Sundar Pichai tried to reassure investors by suggesting the problems were only temporary. “We’ve […]