Facebook Is Blocking Ads That Target Women With Menopause But Allows Ads From Companies Selling Pills for Erectile Dysfunction
Amy Buckalter didn’t give it a second thought when she decided to use Facebook to advertise for her start-up, Pulse, in late 2017. Buckalter knew her male friends saw all sorts of raunchy ads addressing erectile dysfunction on Facebook constantly, so she figured her lubricant for women going through menopause would be just fine. She was wrong. For the past...
Ever wondered how you’d sleep in space? A start-up from Texas and Silicon Valley wants to let you find out with its proposed luxury space hotel, Aurora Station. Orion Span hopes to launch the modular space station in 2021 and bring guests aboard the following year. But a 12-day stay won’t be cheap.
A Miami-based company promised fast payments to consumers looking to trade in old electronics. But when people from all over the country started claiming they hadn’t received their money, NBC 6 Responds went looking for answers.
The Justice Department is probing allegations that Uber used phony software to thwart city efforts to make sure the ride-hailing company follows local regulations. The city of Portland, Oregon, says in an April audit report that it was notified of the inquiry by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in San Francisco. Portland says it is cooperating. Uber and the U.S. Attorney’s...