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YouTube accused of violating child privacy law that killed 'Silicon Valley' chat app

According to an FTC complaint filed by 23 child protection groups, YouTube is violating the same law that brought down Silicon Valley's PiperChat. In YouTube's case, the complaint alleges, it's for collecting data on children. Silicon Valley fans
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My day riding 'Bird' e-scooters shows how the tech industry has changed my hometown

When I was a teenager growing up in West LA, a friend of mine from a different part of the city derisively called my neighborhood "Scooter-Ville" because it was so "wholesome." He'd look out of my big bedroom window to see the neighborhood kids
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Sarah Lacy just built something for the 'most badass people in America': working moms

Sarah Lacy made a name for herself as a reporter ferociously covering Silicon Valley and taking down the likes of Travis Kalanick. But she also gives damn good advice about work, family, and well, love. "Everything you've been told about motherhood
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The 'Silicon Valley' Season 5 trailer contained an incredible hidden message

Not since Futurama have we had such excellent binary jokes. SEE ALSO: Trailer for 'Silicon Valley' Season 5 drops, minus TJ Miller of course The trailer for Silicon Valley Season 5 has been out for a few weeks not, but it contains a hidden message
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If you really want to put 'America First,' support tech industry immigrants

This column is part of a series called "Voices of Women in Tech," created in collaboration with, a global enterprise that supports women in technical fields, as well as the organizations that employ them and the academic institutions
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Trailer for 'Silicon Valley' Season 5 drops, minus TJ Miller of course

What's life going to be like for the Silicon Valley gang, sans Erlich Bachman? Following last season's departure of TJ Miller, who plays Bachman, fans have likely wondered what Season 5 will look like — especially without that priceless
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Finally, tech's elite speak out against Silicon Valley's unchecked power

They helped create Facebook, Google, and other companies who claim to bring the world together. But on Monday evening, these people gathered to discuss how tech products are tearing us apart.  "Facebook created a business model that essentially
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YouTube CEO's disappointing response to lack of women in tech completely missed the point

The lack of diversity in tech isn't a new issue, and yet top leaders in Silicon Valley still struggle to talk about it.  The latest stumble comes from YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki speaking with MSNBC's Ari Melber and Recode's Kara Swisher at the