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New York Times Tech
Oct 17, 2019

Why Don't Rich People Just Stop Working?
Are the wealthy addicted to money, competition, or just feeling important? Yes.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

This Is the Free Jumpsuit You'll Get With a $250,000 Ticket to Space
Virgin Galactic's space tourists will wear the outfits, which would look at home on the bridge of the starship Enterprise.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

‘Stranger Things' Helps Netflix Increase Subscribers
The streaming giant regained some footing after losing U.S. subscribers this year. But new rivals will make it tough for that growth to continue.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

Europe's Margrethe Vestager Takes a Rare Step Toward Big Tech
The E.U.'s top antitrust regulator ordered Broadcom to halt specific practices while it investigates possible anticompetitive activity.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

What to Expect From Netflix Earnings
The streaming giant lost domestic subscribers for the first time earlier this year. But it doesn't expect to disappoint in the third quarter.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

Europe's Margrethe Vestager Wields a Rarely Used Weapon to Take On Big Tech
The E.U.'s antitrust regulator ordered Broadcom to halt specific practices while it investigates possible anticompetitive activity.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

Save Some Popcorn for the Deal-Making Behind TV
Media companies merged to take on tech, and tech giants are producing media. Edmund Lee, a media reporter, has his eyes on what comes next.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

Europe's Margrethe Vestager Uses a Rarely Used Weapon to Take On Big Tech
Ms. Vestager, the E.U.'s antitrust regulator, ordered Broadcom to halt possible anticompetitive practices while an inquiry is underway, signaling a more aggressive approach.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

Virgin Galactic Unveils Jumpsuit for Space Tourists
The outfits, which would look at home on the bridge of the starship Enterprise, come with a ticket to space that costs as much as $250,000.

New York Times Tech
Oct 16, 2019

Huawei Reports Stronger Sales Growth
A recovery in quarterly revenue suggests that the Chinese tech giant is weathering the Trump administration's efforts to hobble it.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

Ad Giant Wins Over Disney With Big Data Pitch
After a "painful" earnings report, the advertising company Publicis trotted out what it knows about consumers in its "most important pitch of the year."

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

Twitter Stands by Trump Amid Calls to Terminate His Account
Twitter said it would keep President Trump's account live, despite pressure from Democrats to delete it.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

The Reason Your Photos Are About to Get a Lot Better
Google's Pixel 4 is the newest example of how computational photography is driving the future of phone cameras.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

Next Time You Take a Great Photo, Thank the Algorithm in Your Phone
Google's Pixel 4 is the newest example of how computational photography is driving the future of cameras.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

When You Take a Great Photo, Thank the Algorithm in Your Phone
Google's Pixel 4 is the newest example of how computational photography is driving the future of cameras.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

If a Robotic Hand Solves a Rubik's Cube, Does It Prove Something?
A five-fingered feat could show important progress in A.I. research. It is also a stunt.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

Fortnite Is Back, Ending Gamers' Long Nightmare
After a black hole consumed everything in the game this weekend, the popular game was back online Tuesday, featuring a new map.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

ABC Apologizes for Showing Video From U.S. Gun Range in Report on Syria
The video appeared in a report on Turkish attacks in northern Syria. ABC News did not specify how the error had occurred.

New York Times Tech
Oct 15, 2019

Fortnite Went Dark, and Returned With a New World
After a black hole consumed everything in the game this weekend, the popular game was back online Tuesday, featuring a new map.

New York Times Tech
Oct 14, 2019

The Report Was About Turkey Bombing Syria. ABC Showed Video From a Kentucky Gun Range.
ABC News apologized for its error but did not specify how it had occurred.

New York Times Tech
Oct 14, 2019

AMC Theater Chain Gets Into Streaming With On-Demand Movies
AMC Entertainment dominates the cineplex business. Now it also wants to be a major player in home viewing.

New York Times Tech
Oct 14, 2019

Uber's Layoff Total Rises Past 1,000 With Latest Cuts
A third round targeted 350 workers on Monday as the company struggles to reduce costs.

New York Times Tech
Oct 14, 2019

Fortnite Goes Dark, and Gamers Wonder What's Next
A black hole consumed everything in the game on Sunday, prompting widespread speculation that a major change is coming.

New York Times Tech
Oct 14, 2019

Fortnite Goes Dark. Gamers Wonder What's Next.
A black hole consumed everything in the game on Sunday, prompting widespread speculation that the game is amid a major transition.

New York Times Tech
Oct 12, 2019

Warren Dares Facebook With Intentionally False Political Ad
The Democratic presidential candidate bought the ad to goad Facebook into removing misinformation in political ads, escalating her feud with the social network.

New York Times Tech
Oct 11, 2019

China's Political Correctness: One Country, No Arguments
The Communist Party has spent decades preparing the people to defend a united homeland. Hong Kong's protests show it has paid off.

New York Times Tech
Oct 11, 2019

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Faces Exodus of Partners
Stripe, Mastercard, Visa and eBay said they were dropping out of the effort, a week after PayPal pulled out.

New York Times Tech
Oct 11, 2019

Does Your Toothbrush Have an App Yet?
New technology is creating some excitement in the formerly ho-hum world of dental care.

New York Times Tech
Oct 11, 2019

Netflix Goes All Out to Wow Children as Streaming Wars Intensify
Faced with new competition like Disney Plus, the streaming service has quietly prepared a barrage of shows and movies for children and families.

New York Times Tech
Oct 11, 2019

Uber Acquires Cornershop, a Grocery Delivery Start-Up
Although the growth of its core business has slowed, Uber is building its food and freight delivery services, among other ambitions.

New York Times Tech
Oct 11, 2019

The Week in Tech: Navigating the Chinese Minefield
American tech companies want access to customers in China. But they're learning that can come with a lot of baggage.

New York Times Tech
Oct 10, 2019

After Sparring, NASA and SpaceX Declare a Shared Mission
The space agency's administrator, Jim Bridenstine, met Elon Musk at SpaceX headquarters on Thursday to review progress toward launching NASA astronauts.

New York Times Tech
Oct 10, 2019

Apple Removes App That Helps Hong Kong Protesters Track the Police
Apple said it was removing the HKmap.live app, which was criticized by Chinese state media, because Hong Kong authorities said protesters used it to attack the police.

New York Times Tech
Oct 10, 2019

NASA and SpaceX Are Feuding. Will They Make Up?
The space agency's administrator, Jim Bridenstine, will meet Elon Musk at SpaceX headquarters on Thursday, weeks after the two exchanged tense words on Twitter and in the news media.

New York Times Tech
Oct 10, 2019

2,200 Viewed Germany Shooting Before Twitch Removed Post
The live-streaming platform, owned by Amazon, has struggled to police content as it is posted.

New York Times Tech
Oct 10, 2019

The Radical Guidebook Embraced by Google Workers and Uber Drivers
A book based on ideas associated with a labor group from the early 20th century has provided a blueprint for organizing without a union.

New York Times Tech
Oct 10, 2019

The Radical Manifesto Embraced by Google Workers and Uber Drivers
A book based on ideas associated with a labor group from the early 20th century has provided a blueprint for organizing without a union.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Apple Removes App That Tracked Hong Kong Police
Apple said it was removing the HKmap.live app, which was criticized by Chinese state media, because Hong Kong authorities said protesters used it to attack police.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

War Zone Stories, Liberated via Social Networking
Vivian Yee and Hwaida Saad, who cover the Middle East, have found Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and YouTube vital to getting information out of Syria.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Without Naming Huawei, E.U. Warns Against 5G Firms From ‘Hostile' Powers
In a security report, the bloc noted the potential for cyberattacks but stopped short of citing any particular providers.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

2,200 Viewed Germany Attack Before Twitch Removed Post
The live-streaming platform, owned by Amazon, has struggled to police content as it is posted.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Tech Giants Shift Profits to Avoid Taxes. There's a Plan to Stop Them.
Countries have clashed in recent years over how — and where — to tax companies that operate across borders, particularly those that sell online.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Can a Jean Jacket Revive Wearable Technology?
Lessons have been learned from the unpopularity of Google Glass.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Lithium-Ion Batteries Work Earns Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 3 Scientists
John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has "laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society."

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Blizzard Sets Off Backlash for Penalizing Hearthstone Gamer in Hong Kong
The gaming company suspended the player and made him forfeit his prize money after he expressed support for the protest movement in Hong Kong.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Silicon Valley Is Trying Out a New Mantra: Make a Profit
Start-up investors are warning of a reckoning after the stumbles of some high-profile "unicorns." Now turning a profit is in.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honors Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries
John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has "laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society."

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

When Social Media Becomes a Wartime Necessity
Vivian Yee and Hwaida Saad, who cover the Middle East, have found Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and YouTube vital to getting information out of Syria.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Blizzard Sets Off a Backlash for Penalizing a Hong Kong Gamer
The gaming company suspended the player and made him forfeit his prize money after he expressed support for the protest movement in Hong Kong.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Chinese Media's Attacks on Apple and N.B.A. Help Inflame Nationalism
Outlets are trying to intimidate multinational companies into toeing the party line while Beijing tries to rein in the Hong Kong protests.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Blizzard, a Gaming Company, Stirs a Backlash for Penalizing Hong Kong Player
The company suspended the gamer and made him forfeit his prize money after he expressed support for the protest movement in Hong Kong.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

How to Get the Most Out of Your Digital Wallet
Payment apps can speed up register checkout and replace that paper and plastic clogging your billfold. Here are six steps to make them work for you.

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Behind Amazon's Abrupt Change in Its Film Strategy
After poor box-office numbers for Mindy Kaling's "Late Night," the company shrank its ambitious release plan for a big fall movie, "The Aeronauts."

New York Times Tech
Oct 09, 2019

Behind Amazon's Sudden Change in Its Film Strategy
After poor box-office numbers for Mindy Kaling's "Late Night," the company shrank its ambitious release plan for a big fall movie, "The Aeronauts."

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

By Taking Aim at Chinese Tech Firms, Trump Signals a Strategy Shift
In blacklisting surveillance companies, the United States is the first major government to punish China for its crackdown on Muslims.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

Facebook's Hands-Off Approach to Political Speech Gets Impeachment Test
The company's handling of a Trump campaign ad with unsubstantiated accusations about Joseph Biden foreshadows a continuing fight over misinformation.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

A Hard Lesson in Silicon Valley: Profits Matter
Start-up investors are warning of a reckoning after the stumbles of some high-profile "unicorns." Now turning a profit is in.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

G.O.P.-Led Senate Panel Affirms Russia Attacked Election, and Urges Action
A report called for steps by Congress, the Trump administration and tech firms, and reiterated a conclusion the president has resisted: Russia interfered in the 2016 election.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

Can a Jean Jacket Revive the Wearable?
Lessons have been learned from the unpopularity of Google Glass.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

Silicon Valley's Mantra of Spend Big, Grow Fast? It's Changing
Start-up investors are warning of a reckoning after the stumbles of some high-profile "unicorns." Now turning a profit is in.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

As U.S. Takes Aim at Chinese Tech Firms, Trump Signals a Strategy Shift
In blacklisting surveillance companies, the United States is the first major government to punish China for its crackdown on Muslims.

New York Times Tech
Oct 08, 2019

Online Map Leads Archaeologist to Maya Discovery
Lidar has transformed the study of ancient civilizations, but maps made with the technology are expensive. Takeshi Inomata found a great one for free.

New York Times Tech
Oct 07, 2019

U.S. Blacklists 28 Chinese Entities Over Abuses in Xinjiang
The companies and security bureaus were barred from buying American products because of their roles in human rights violations against Muslim minorities, the Trump administration said.

New York Times Tech
Oct 07, 2019

Nets Owner Joe Tsai Didn't Seem Political. Until Now.
In response to an N.B.A. executive's Twitter post, Tsai called pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong a "separatist movement," further inflaming a geopolitical controversy.

New York Times Tech
Oct 07, 2019

Jeffrey Katzenberg's Mobile Start-Up, Quibi, Makes a Deal With ESPN
With $1 billion to work with, the veteran Hollywood executive finds more material for his short-form video platform.

New York Times Tech
Oct 07, 2019

In a Race Against Death, No Way to Call a Doctor
Medical personnel in Kashmir say preventable deaths are happening because of blocked streets, medicine shortages, and a phone and internet blockade by India.

New York Times Tech
Oct 07, 2019

In Kashmir, a Race Against Death, With No Way to Call a Doctor
Medical personnel in Kashmir say preventable deaths are happening because of blocked streets, medicine shortages, and a phone and internet blockade by India.

New York Times Tech
Oct 06, 2019

Addicted to Screens? That's Really a You Problem
Nir Eyal, who wrote the industry manual for hooking people on tech, now has a recipe to free you — even though it was your fault to begin with.

New York Times Tech
Oct 05, 2019

China Masters Political Propaganda for the Instagram Age
Leveraging celebrities, the know-how of tech companies and images built for social media, the Communist Party can effectively stir patriotism among the youth.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

Iranian Hackers Target Trump Campaign as Threats to 2020 Mount
The news, according to two people with knowledge of the attacks, followed a Microsoft report that said hackers had targeted a campaign, U.S. officials and journalists.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

Atlanta Asks Google Whether It Targeted Black Homeless People
City officials asked Google to verify a report that its contractors sought to scan the faces of black homeless people to improve facial-recognition software.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

Iranian Hackers Targeted Trump's Re-election Campaign
Microsoft said on Friday that journalists and other government officials were also targeted, though the Trump campaign was not named in the company's report.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

PayPal Pulls Out of Libra, Facebook's Cryptocurrency Project
The move deals a blow to the heavily criticized effort, which Facebook unveiled in June.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

Disney Bars Netflix TV Ads in Battle for Streaming Supremacy
ABC, Freeform and other Disney-owned entertainment networks will no longer accept Netflix ads in another sign of how the streaming wars are intensifying.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

Iranian Hackers Targeted Presidential Campaign, Microsoft Says
Microsoft said in a security report Friday that journalists and other government officials were also targeted. It did not name the campaign.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

Here's How to Type Faster on Your Phone
Get those index fingers off your screen.

New York Times Tech
Oct 04, 2019

The Week in Tech: Facebook Fights Back
A remarkable leak from an internal meeting shows the company is gearing up to fight government intervention.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages
The Justice Department has long sought access to encrypted messages, alarming privacy advocates.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Even Trump Can't Turn Down a Nickelback Joke (but Twitter Did)
The site removed a video posted by the president that showed a meme of the rock band's lead singer, edited as an attack on Joe Biden.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Body of Kidnapped Tech Entrepreneur Found, Police Say
The body of Tushar Atre, the owner of AtreNet, was discovered hours after he was taken from his California home, the authorities said, and more than one suspect has been identified.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content Worldwide, E.U.'s Top Court Rules
The decision that individual countries can order Facebook to take down posts globally sets a benchmark for the reach of European laws governing the internet.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Egypt Is Using Apps to Track and Target Its Citizens, Report Says
A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content, E.U.'s Top Court Rules
Comments posted on the social network about an Austrian politician became a battle over the reach of European defamation laws on the internet.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Tesla's Record Deliveries Aren't Enough for Investors
The pace may allow the electric-car maker to fulfill its forecast for the year. But analysts are skeptical that sales are enough to yield a profit.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Hong Kong Takes Symbolic Stand Against China's High-Tech Controls
The first major place in China to rebel against Beijing's technologies of control is one of the last not yet fully under their thrall.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Cyberattacks on Egyptian Activists Are Traced to Government
A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

E.U.'s Top Court Rules Against Facebook in Global Takedown Case
Comments posted on the social network about an Austrian politician became a battle over the reach of European defamation laws on the internet.

New York Times Tech
Oct 03, 2019

Hong Kong Takes a Symbolic Stand Against China Tech
The first major place in China to rebel against Beijing's technologies of control is one of the last not yet fully under their thrall.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse
The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

Tesla Reports a Record Quarter for Its Deliveries
The pace may allow the electric-car maker to fulfill its forecast for the year. But analysts are skeptical that sales are enough to yield a profit.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

Tesla Reports Increase in Its Output and Deliveries
The electric-car maker said it delivered 97,000 cars in the third quarter, a pace that may allow it to reach the range it forecast for the year.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

Night Prowler in Florida Cut Electric Scooters' Brakes, Police Say
The suspect did not give the police a motive when he was arrested in Fort Lauderdale, where at least 140 scooters were vandalized since April.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

F.A.A. Allows U.P.S. to Deliver Medical Packages Using Drones
After a year of working with the Federal Aviation Administration, United Parcel Service was awarded a certification that allows it to use drones on medical campuses.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

Overwatch League Fans: ‘This Game Is My Life'
Thousands gathered in Philadelphia for the Overwatch League Grand Finals, an e-sports tournament that draws a hugely diverse and rabid fan base.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

How to Set Your Google Data to Self-Destruct
Google has now given us an option to set search and location data to automatically disappear after a certain time. We should all use it.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

Police Data and the Citizen App: Partners in Crime Coverage
On her New York City law enforcement beat, Ali Watkins mines CompStat for trends and crowdsourcing for breaking news. You can, too.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

The Online Ad World Is Murky. A Group of Companies Wants to Fix That.
Sixteen companies are calling for more transparency from the likes of Google and Facebook, and setting their own example in hopes of a less expensive, more efficient system.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

From Your Mouth to Your Screen, Transcribing Takes the Next Step
Improvements in automatic speech transcription are beginning to have a significant impact on the workplace.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

What Does Having a Boyfriend Have to Do With Sleep?
An emergent A.S.M.R. category on YouTube involves young men role-playing romantic partners, all in service of a better night's rest.

New York Times Tech
Oct 02, 2019

What if You Could Rent an Apartment Without a Security Deposit?
Start-ups are disrupting the practice of shelling out thousands of dollars to rent a home.

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