As feds prepare antitrust case, Facebook and Google face a billion-dollar question: Does your data have value?


Billion-dollar industries are built around the collection, compilation and protection of consumers’ personal data — from social-media platforms to e-commerce sites to data brokers. While the federal government gears up for possible antitrust scrutiny on the data-driven business models of tech giants Facebook FB, -0.43% , Apple AAPL, -0.19% ,Read More →

The No. 1 question Americans ask most about retirement


It’s all about the money. In honor of April, which is financial literacy month, Google unveiled the 10 questions that Americans ask most about retirement. The question Americans ask the search engine most often about retirement: “How much do I need to retire?” 10 most-asked retirement questions, past year U.S.Read More →