Technology Education: Northwestern University, BS in Journalism
Cat Zakrzewski is a technology policy reporter and will author the upcoming Technology 202 newsletter. She previously reported for Wall Street Journal Pro Venture Capital. Her work has also been published in TechCrunch, the Boston Globe, USA TODAY and the Chicago Sun-Times.
Google’s move to cut developers off from scanning people’s Gmail for ad targeting might go unnoticed by most users -- but it could upend a whole segment of apps, highlighting the outsized power and influence Google wields as a gatekeeper of data.
Google will close most of its failing social media platform after discovering that hundreds of thousands of users potentially had their personal data exposed because of a previously undisclosed software bug.