YouTube experimenting with auto-generated video thumbnail images – CNET

Creators took to social media with their outrage. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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WWF Australia: Even non-profits need smooth-running IT

After its donated IT kit reached its end-of-life, WWF Australia turned to Veeam. Search Tech Things: Latest Tech News

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Petition wants Amazon to give teachers half off Prime membership – CNET

Because it’s the right thing to do. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Verizon pulls the plug on mobile video app Go90 – CNET

Three-year-old mobile video app will shut down July 31. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Adidas says certain customers may have been impacted by data breach – CNET

That pair of sneakers might’ve cost you some personal data. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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CA Governor Jerry Brown signs law to give consumers broad privacy rights – CNET

The law gives Californians increased control over their personal data — and one less thing to vote on in November.[…]

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Trump hails iPhone maker Foxconn for $10 billion Wisconsin plant – CNET

And the president praises Apple for investing $350 billion in the US — though it’s unlikely to be spent on[…]

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Pokemon Go creator will sell its AR tech to spawn games like Harry Potter – CNET

Niantic, which is working on a new game called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, showed off tech that maps what we[…]

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Facebook, Google, Microsoft use ‘dark patterns’ to trick people to give up data, report says – CNET

User interfaces are nudging people toward giving up their information, according to a report from the Norwegian Consumer Council. Search[…]

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Former Equifax exec charged with insider trading following data breach – CNET

Fallout continues from a 2017 hack that affected roughly 148 million Americans. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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The very best smart home deals this Fourth of July – CNET

Celebrate Independence Day with these awesome smart home and appliance discounts. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Harlan Ellison, famed sci-fi and Star Trek writer, dead at 84 – CNET

The infamous curmudgeon leaves behind a stellar sci-fi legacy. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Reddit celeb gets WWE surprise on Hell in a Cell anniversary – CNET

“As God is my witness, he is broken in half!” Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Survey: What are your company’s tech spending priorities for 2019?

Are you familiar with your organization’s technology budget? Take this quick, multiple choice survey and tell us about expected spending[…]

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Google apologizes for Google Home outage in mass email – CNET

The company says it “found a glitch with one of our backend systems,” but didn’t share any additional details. Search[…]

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AT&T fined $5.25M over 911 outage that dropped 15,000 calls to emergency services – CNET

That’s way less than T-Mobile paid in 2015. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Best headphones for running – CNET

We round up an assortment of top headphones that are well-suited to runners. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Steam summer sale 2018: Dive into the great deals while you still can – CNET

Steam’s Intergalactic Summer Sale will be going until July 5 and we’ve rounded up some of the best games you[…]

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Apple vs. Samsung is finally over, for real this time (The 3:59, Ep. 422) – CNET

The tech giants settle their patent dispute, Amazon goes deeper into shipping and Uber scammers target drivers. Search Tech Things:[…]

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