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The Volkswagen Golf.

Volkswagen execs say they were ‘horrified’ by the brand’s racist Instagram car ad which was an ‘insult to every decent person&...

The ad, which depicts a light-skinned hand plucking and flicking a dark-skinned man away from a car, was yanked on Wednesday amid a company apology.

Here are 8 companies that cut or suspended their dividends this month in coronavirus fallout

As companies build up cash to survive the current economic environment, some are resorting to cutting dividends.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook just filed a lawsuit against a software engineer who it says was helping scammers dodge its ad-review system and post ads related to coronavi...

Cloaking fools ad-review systems by showing websites that wouldn't raise red flags while users would see an entirely different website, Facebook said.

Clicking this link lets you see what Google thinks it knows about you based on your search history — and some of its predictions are eerily accu...

By clicking a link from Google's account settings page, users can find out what the tech giant thinks it knows about them.

Facebook knows what you’re doing on other sites and in real life. This tool lets you see what it knows about you.

Facebook tracks your activity on other websites, third-party apps, and even real-life stores and restaurants.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said fact-checking political ads was "really not something anyone is capable of doing" in an interview with NBC News. "We don't think we can make ourselves the arbiter of the truth."

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says the company just isn’t ‘capable’ of fact-checking political ads

Sandberg argued that — even if Facebook wanted to — fact-checking political ads was "really not something anyone is capable of doing."
A Bloomberg campaign ad on the iconic Las Vegas strip on February 21.

Mike Bloomberg is going after Trump with billboards mocking him for eating burnt steak and cheating at golf

Bloomberg isn't even on the ballot in Nevada, but Trump may see the billboards when he visits Las Vegas and Phoenix for campaign events on Friday.
Burger King's "moldy Whopper" campaign highlights the chain's move away from preservatives.

Burger King just launched a new ad campaign featuring a moldy Whopper, and it reflects a trend taking over the fast-food industry

Burger King put mold front and center in its new ad campaign. It's the fast-food industry's latest step to reinvent itself.
Stephen King.

Stephen King just quit Facebook, blaming the ‘flood of false information’ and privacy concerns

The famed horror author has joined Elon Musk and Steve Wozniak and other big names who left Facebook.

Google’s emotionally charged Super Bowl ad made people cry during the big game

Google's Super Bowl ad for 2020 is sort of an ad for Google Assistant, but more of a short story about an elderly man. Maybe grab a tissue.