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Sep 23, 2019

One Brother Stabbed the Other. The Journalist Who Wrote About It Paid a Price.
The use of Europe's ‘right to be forgotten' privacy law has broadened, illustrated by two Italian brothers, a stabbing and the journalist who wrote about them.

New York Times Tech
Sep 22, 2019

Ouster of WeWork C.E.O. Is Weighed in Bid to Salvage I.P.O.
Some major money managers have reportedly said they wouldn't invest unless an experienced operator was brought in to replace Adam Neumann.

New York Times Tech
Sep 22, 2019

WeWork C.E.O.'s Ouster Is Weighed in Bid to Salvage I.P.O.
Some major money managers have reportedly said they wouldn't invest unless an experienced operator was brought in to replace Adam Neumann.

New York Times Tech
Sep 22, 2019

China's Big Brother Targets Business
Beijing hopes its social credit system will use vast troves of data to quickly punish companies accused of wrongdoing. U.S. firms could get hit, too.

New York Times Tech
Sep 22, 2019

Some on WeWork's Board Are Said to Be Discussing Replacing Its C.E.O.
Some major money managers have reportedly said they wouldn't invest unless an experienced operator was brought in to replace Adam Neumann.

New York Times Tech
Sep 22, 2019

M.I.T. Media Lab, Already Rattled by the Epstein Scandal, Has a New Worry
Former researchers for a "food computer" initiative at the lab say the project's leader misled outsiders about how it was going.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Congress Asks More than 80 Companies for Big Tech Complaints
House lawmakers asked the companies for information on how their businesses had been affected by Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Twitter Suspends Account of Former Adviser to Saudi Crown Prince
The account was one of thousands with ties to governments in the Middle East that were taken down by the social media company.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Inside Airbnb, Employees Eager for Big Payouts Pushed It to Go Public
Tension has grown among a 6,000-person work force as it waits to sell company shares, people with knowledge of the situation said.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Facebook's Suspension of ‘Tens of Thousands' of Apps Reveals Wider Privacy Issues
The scale of suspensions, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, was far larger than the social network had previously revealed.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

‘Nerd,' ‘Nonsmoker,' ‘Wrongdoer': How Might A.I. Label You?
ImageNet Roulette, a digital art project and viral selfie app, exposes how biases have crept into the artificial-intelligence technologies changing our lives.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Facebook Says It Has Suspended ‘Tens of Thousands' of Apps
The scale of suspensions, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, was far larger than the social network had previously revealed.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Seven Ways Telecommuting Has Changed Real Estate
As more people are able to work from home, housing priorities have changed, and different places and types of housing have become more popular.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Funny or Die Finds New Life in the Streaming Era
The company, which began as a comedy website, has branched out to podcasts and feature films, including "Between Two Ferns: The Movie," which debuts on Netflix on Friday.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

The Week in Tech: An Emerging Twist on Antitrust
If regulators and lawmakers are serious, they're going to have to rethink a traditional approach to monopolies.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

How Telecommuting Has Changed Real Estate
As more people are able to work from home, housing priorities have changed, and different places and types of housing have become more popular.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Secret F.B.I. Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data From Scores of Companies
The practice, which the bureau says is vital to counterterrorism efforts, casts a much wider net than previously disclosed, newly released documents show.

New York Times Tech
Sep 20, 2019

Uber and Lyft Drivers Gain Labor Clout, With Help From an App
A nascent group in California offers a model for organizing a far-flung work force, and wielding political influence, through innovative technology.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Bezos and Zuckerberg Take Their Pitches to Washington
The Amazon and Facebook leaders were there for different reasons, but the appearances highlighted their companies' need to reshape the public debate about their practices.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Hard Times in Silicon Valley? Not for the Payments Start-Up Stripe
Known for its quiet and steady growth, Stripe said on Thursday that it received new funding that made it worth $35 billion.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Virtual Reality Video Games That Double as Exercise
Virtual reality is still niche, but a growing crop of VR games with a fitness element may inspire people to pick up a headset. Here's what to know before you get started.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases, C.D.C. Says
More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Airbnb Says It Plans to Go Public in 2020
Making a public statement about a stock market debut in a particular year is unusual among technology start-ups, which typically keep their plans secret.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

There's a New iPod Touch. Yes, in 2019, and Yes, It's Worth Looking at.
Sure, there's a new iPhone, but Apple's launch of a new iPod Touch earlier this year came with laughter from some. Others see an opportunity.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases
More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Amazon Accelerates Efforts to Fight Climate Change
Pledging that the retailer would be carbon neutral by 2040, Jeff Bezos, the C.E.O., said it was ordering 100,000 electric delivery trucks.

New York Times Tech
Sep 19, 2019

Amazon Pledges to Be Carbon Neutral by 2040
To help meet its goal, Jeff Bezos, Amazon's chief executive, said the company was ordering 100,000 electric delivery trucks.

New York Times Tech
Sep 18, 2019

Teenage Vaping Rises Sharply Again This Year
Preliminary figures from a national survey show that the prevalence of e-cigarette use among minors has doubled from 2017 through this year, despite national campaigns warning of the dangers.

New York Times Tech
Sep 18, 2019

Luigi Colani, 91, Designer of Fanciful and Futuristic Objects, Dies
Better known for far-out prototypes than actual products, he was seen by his admirers as a visionary in an unimaginative world.

New York Times Tech
Sep 18, 2019

A Challenge to Big Tech and Antitrust Thinking in a Surprising Place
The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That's starting to change.

New York Times Tech
Sep 18, 2019

The Family Minivan as Reporting Tool
The finance editor, David Enrich, does a lot of work while on the move (but don't worry, he's not behind the wheel).

New York Times Tech
Sep 17, 2019

Lawmakers Urge Aggressive Action From Regulators on Big Tech
Senators at a hearing pushed for assurances that the F.T.C. and Justice Department would provide vigorous oversight of the companies.

New York Times Tech
Sep 17, 2019

Facebook Expands Definition of Terrorist Organizations to Limit Extremism
The change was one of several Facebook announced ahead of a hearing with federal lawmakers on Wednesday.

New York Times Tech
Sep 17, 2019

IPhone 11 and 11 Pro Review: Thinking Differently in the Golden Age of Smartphones
This is not your typical gadget review. That's because it is time to rethink when to upgrade your iPhone.

New York Times Tech
Sep 17, 2019

NBCUniversal Introduces Peacock, Its New Streaming Service
The service joins a competitive streaming field, and it will offer new shows that incorporate elements of older NBCUniversal properties.

New York Times Tech
Sep 17, 2019

Men Arrested at Courthouse Say They Were Sent to Test Its Security
The two men were arrested late at night after alarms went off, according to documents. The state said it "did not intend, or anticipate, those efforts to include the forced entry into a building."

New York Times Tech
Sep 16, 2019

Bingeworthy: Netflix Snaps Up Streaming Rights to ‘Seinfeld'
The hit comedy will begin appearing on the service in 2021, the latest move in the battle between media companies for the rights to beloved sitcoms.

New York Times Tech
Sep 16, 2019

Senators Urge F.C.C. to Review Licenses of 2 Chinese Telecom Companies
In a letter, Senators Chuck Schumer and Tom Cotton say the companies could use their access to U.S. networks to "target" Americans' communications.

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

To Take on Big Tech, a Professor Challenges His Own ‘Chicago School'
The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That's starting to change.

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

Chicago School Professor Fights ‘Chicago School' Beliefs That Abet Big Tech
The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That's starting to change.

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

Long Before ‘Netflix and Chill,' He Was the Netflix C.E.O.
A new memoir by Marc Randolph, the company's first boss, provides a blast from the entertainment giant's red-envelope past.

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

Real-Time Surveillance Will Test the British Tolerance for Cameras
Facial recognition technology is drawing scrutiny in a country more accustomed to surveillance than any other Western democracy.

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

How One Photographer Captured Burning Issues Across the Israeli-Palestinian Divide
He had arrived as an American-Israeli in a Palestinian village, but identities quickly faded as mutual trust and respect transcended politics.

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

This Week in Business: E-Cigarettes Take a Hit, and Gig Workers Get Good News
Plus, plaintiffs reached a tentative settlement in a gigantic lawsuit over the opioid crisis

New York Times Tech
Sep 15, 2019

Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils?
As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping supplies.

New York Times Tech
Sep 13, 2019

House Antitrust Panel Demands Big Tech C.E.O.'s Emails
Lawmakers investigating Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google for possible antitrust violations on Friday sent the companies detailed requests for information.

New York Times Tech
Sep 13, 2019

The Week in Tech: Silicon Valley's Alternate Reality
Uber had a very bad day this week. But Juul may have had a day that was even worse.

New York Times Tech
Sep 13, 2019

House Antitrust Panel Seeks Documents From 4 Big Tech Firms
Lawmakers investigating Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google for possible antitrust violations on Friday sent the companies detailed requests for information.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

New Lawsuit Against Uber Is Set to Test Its Classification of Workers
A class-action suit on behalf of drivers in federal court in California, filed on Wednesday, accused Uber of wrongly classifying drivers under the state's employment test.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

Google Settles With U.S. Over Workers' Complaints It Stifled Dissent
As part of its settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, the search giant will remind workers of their rights to discuss workplace issues.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

Transformative? New Device Harvests Energy in Darkness
It doesn't generate much power, but it works during the one time of day that solar cells can't: night.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

Google Settles With U.S. Labor Agency Over Employees' Speech
As part of its settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, the search giant will remind workers of their rights to discuss workplace issues.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

Google Says a Change in Its Algorithm Will Highlight ‘Original Reporting'
As tech companies try to make amends with publishers, Google changes its search engine to address an old complaint.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

An Interview With Caroline Calloway's Ghostwriter, Natalie Beach
"There's many layers of fictionalization within this true story."

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

Transformative? New Device Harvests Energy from Darkness
It doesn't generate much power, but it works during the one time of day that solar cells can't: night.

New York Times Tech
Sep 12, 2019

Nursing Homes Are a Breeding Ground for a Fatal Fungus
Drug-resistant germs, including Candida auris, prey on severely ill patients in skilled nursing facilities, a problem sometimes amplified by poor care and low staffing.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

California's Contractor Law Stirs Confusion Beyond the Gig Economy
After state lawmakers voted to extend minimum-wage and other protections to independent contractors, Uber said it would not treat its drivers as employees.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

A Breeding Ground for a Fatal Scourge: Nursing Homes
Drug-resistant germs, including Candida auris, prey on severely ill patients in skilled nursing facilities, a problem sometimes amplified by poor care and low staffing.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Oracle C.E.O. Mark Hurd Is Taking a Medical Leave
The software giant said a week before its annual conference that Mr. Hurd, one of its two chief executives, would step away.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Confusion and Defiance Follow California's New Contractor Law
Hours after state lawmakers voted to extend minimum-wage and other protections to independent contractors, Uber said it would not treat its drivers as employees.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Confusion and Defiance Follow California's New Gig-Worker Law
Hours after state lawmakers voted to extend minimum-wage and other protections to independent contractors, Uber said it would not treat its drivers as employees.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Apple TV Plus Is Just $5. Will People Pay for It?
Apple, offering much less programming than streaming rivals, will court subscribers by emphasizing its quality.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Uber Says It Will Not Change Driver Status Under California Gig-Worker Law
The company said it would not treat drivers as employees, defying a bill state lawmakers passed this week to extend minimum wage and other protections to independent contractors.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Who Is Caroline Calloway? An Explainer
She's a minor influencer. Her currency is attention. And, as we learned Tuesday, she had help.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Trump Administration Plans to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes
As vaping-related illnesses spread, President Trump and top health officials met at the White House to discuss ways to keep the products away from teenagers.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Trump Administration Weighs Ban on Flavored E-Cigarettes
As vaping-related illnesses spread, President Trump and top health officials met at the White House to discuss ways to keep the products away from teenagers.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Wondering Who Did That Painting? There's an App (or Two) for That
With companies racing to develop Shazam for art, we see what instant-identification apps really add to your experience in museums and galleries.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

California Bill Makes App-Based Companies Treat Workers as Employees
Legislation near final approval would affect drivers for ride-hailing services, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others now viewed as contractors.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Staying on Top of Tech's Changing Story
From Washington to London. From the price of avocados to Amazon Prime. Here's how Joseph Plambeck, deputy tech editor, rides herd on how tech is changing the way we live.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

Host Violent Content? In Australia, You Could Go to Jail
Australia has held itself up as a model for cracking down on violent extremist material online since the Christchurch massacre in New Zealand. But the limits to its approach have become clear.

New York Times Tech
Sep 11, 2019

California Passes Landmark Bill to Remake Gig Economy
With the bill's passage, California's ride-hailing drivers, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others are set to be reclassified as employees and not contractors.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Apple's iPhone 11 Has a New Feature: A Lower Price
The iPhone 11, Apple's entry-level phone, will start at $700, compared with $750 for the comparable model last year.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Apple's iPhone Has a New Feature: A Lower Price
The iPhone 11, Apple's entry-level phone, will start at $700, compared with $750 for the comparable model last year.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Uber Lays Off Hundreds More Workers as It Struggles to Make Money
The ride-hailing company laid off 435 workers on Tuesday, following a round of layoffs in July.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Apple Event: iPhone 11, Surprise Price Cuts, the Series 5 Watch
The iPhone 11, Apple's entry-level phone, will start at $700, compared with $750 for the comparable model last year.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Apple iPhone Event: A Phone Price Cut, the Series 5 Watch, a New iPad
The iPhone 11, Apple's entry-level phone, will start at $700, compared with $750 for the comparable model last year.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Apple iPhone Event: The Series 5 Watch, a New iPad and Streaming Details
And the new phone should be a bit bigger and a bit faster. But will it be a bit more expensive?

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

E.U. Leadership Shake Up: The Most Consequential, and Controversial, Things to Know
The European Union has expanded the power of its controversial digital czar, and the new leader of the bloc's executive arm is calling for an expanded role in military matters.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Apple iPhone Event: Tim Cook Hints at New Products
The new phone should be a bit bigger and a bit faster. But will it be a bit more expensive?

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Margrethe Vestager Gains Expanded E.U. Role Regulating Digital Economy
Ursula von der Leyen, the new leader of the European Union's executive arm, is calling for growing oversight of digital commerce and an expanded role in military matters.

New York Times Tech
Sep 10, 2019

Want to Do Business in Silicon Valley? Better Act Nice
What happened when a venture capitalist told the truth about a Mark Zuckerberg-backed start-up.

New York Times Tech
Sep 09, 2019

California Labor Bill, Near Passage, Is Blow to Uber and Lyft
The companies seem to have fallen short in efforts to dodge legislation classifying many workers in the gig economy as employees and not contractors.

New York Times Tech
Sep 09, 2019

Google Antitrust Investigation Outlined by State Attorneys General
The formal declaration by a bipartisan group of state officials adds investigative muscle to the intensifying scrutiny of the tech giant.

New York Times Tech
Sep 09, 2019

Juul Illegally Marketed E-Cigarettes, F.D.A. Says
The agency sent a warning letter to the company, saying it violated regulations by touting its vaping products as safer than traditional tobacco cigarettes.

New York Times Tech
Sep 09, 2019

Juul Violated Federal Rules by Marketing Vaping Products as Safer Than Cigarettes, F.D.A. Says
The agency sent a warning letter to the company. In a separate letter, it also requested more information about the company's outreach to students, health insurers, employers and Native American tribes.

New York Times Tech
Sep 09, 2019

Amazon Has 30,000 Open Jobs. Yes, You Read That Right.
With the U.S. unemployment rate near a 50-year low, openings at the company keep piling up as it tries to grow in different directions.

New York Times Tech
Sep 09, 2019

Amazon's Effort to Recruit 30,000 Workers Collides With Saturated Job Market
With the U.S. unemployment rate near a 50-year low, openings at the company keep piling up as it tries to grow in different directions.

New York Times Tech
Sep 08, 2019

How Each Big Tech Company May Be Targeted by Regulators
While Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google have all drawn attention to how they dominate markets, the reasons are as different as the companies.

New York Times Tech
Sep 08, 2019

How Top-Valued Microsoft Has Avoided the Big Tech Backlash
Its "Evil Empire" moniker, once a label favored by the company's critics, has fallen by the wayside.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

India Loses Contact With Chandrayaan-2 Moon Lander During Its Descent
The country will likely have to wait for a future mission to join the elite club of nations that have landed on the moon.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

India Loses Contact With Chandrayaan-2 Lander During Moon Descent
The country will likely have to wait for a future mission to join the elite club of nations that have landed on the moon.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

When the A.I. Professor Leaves, Students Suffer, Study Says
After losing top professors, college students are less likely to create artificial intelligence start-ups and get less venture funding, the research says.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

India Loses Contact With Chandrayaan-2 Mission During Moon Landing Attempt
The country will likely have to wait for a future mission to join the elite club of nations that have landed on the moon.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

Chandrayaan-2: Watch India's Moon Landing Live
What you need to know about the mission and how to follow it.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

Amazon Pushes Fast Shipping but Avoids Responsibility for the Human Cost
The retail giant directs the destinations, deadlines and routes for its network of contract delivery drivers. But when they crash, Amazon is held harmless.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

New Google and Facebook Inquiries Show Big Tech Scrutiny Is Rare Bipartisan Act
Democrats and Republicans, at the federal and state levels, are uniting to investigate the power of Big Tech, and potentially to rein in the dominant companies.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

Chandrayaan-2: How to Follow India's Moon Landing
What you need to know about the mission and how to follow it.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

Facebook Faces Antitrust Investigation by State Attorneys General
Regulators in eight states and the District of Columbia are moving forward with an antitrust investigation into Facebook, New York's attorney general said.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

The Week in Tech: YouTube Fined $170 Million Over Child Privacy Violations
A settlement is about 1.7 percent of the parent company Alphabet's profit in its most recent quarter.

New York Times Tech
Sep 06, 2019

Tim Ferriss, the Man Who Put His Money Behind Psychedelic Medicine
The author of "The 4-Hour Workweek" is behind a surge in funding for clinical research into psychedelic drugs.

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