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Washington Post Tech
Nov 26, 2022

Crypto company stunt brings giant Musk ‘Goat' statue to Tesla factory
Elon GOAT Token, a cryptocurrency company, commissioned the statue with the goal of billionaire Elon Musk accepting it and bringing exposure to its token

Washington Post Tech
Nov 26, 2022

Giant Musk ‘Goat' statue arrives at Tesla factory in crypto stunt
Elon GOAT Token, a cryptocurrency company, commissioned the statue with the goal of billionaire Elon Musk accepting it and bringing exposure to its token

Washington Post Tech
Nov 26, 2022

Would you buy a made-in-China electric car? They're coming.
China is already a major manufacturer of electric vehicles for its own market. Now it's starting to export to the U.S. and Europe.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

Buying an electric car? These models are made in China.
Made-in-China EVs are hitting U.S. dealerships and European auto shows, providing new competition to Western and Japanese automakers.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

NASA's Orion spacecraft is about to set record for distance from Earth
Orion should surpass the record for distance from Earth traveled by a spacdraft intended to return astronauts to Earth at 7:42 a.m. Eastern time on Saturday.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

At Walmart, a hologram Sam Walton hints at the surreal future of Black Friday shopping
A future of dead founders, patriarchs and presidents walking among us is hinted at in Walmart's hometown of Bentonville, Ark.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

At Walmart, Sam Walton's hologram hints at Black Friday's future
A future of dead founders, patriarchs and presidents walking among us is hinted at in Walmart's hometown of Bentonville, Ark.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

How to shop online and be kinder to the planet
Here's advice on being a climate-conscious shopper this holiday season. Perfection is not required.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

Musk will relaunch Twitter check mark feature, this time with more colors
The second launch follows a chaotic rollout of the feature earlier this month.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 25, 2022

Musk plans Twitter check mark feature again, this time with more colors
The second launch follows a chaotic rollout of the feature earlier this month.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 24, 2022

‘Opening the gates of hell': Musk says he will revive banned accounts
A Twitter poll posted by Elon Musk shows 72 percent support granting "general amnesty" to accounts suspended for harassment, abuse and misinformation.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 24, 2022

'Opening the gates of hell': Activists fear Musk will revive banned accounts
A Twitter poll posted by Elon Musk shows 72 percent support granting "general amnesty" to accounts suspended for harassment, abuse and misinformation.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 24, 2022

FTX's Bahamas crypto empire: Stimulants, subterfuge and a spectacular collapse
Sam Bankman-Fried's image of monkish aloofness met reality in the Bahamas, where the 30-year-old crypto billionaire lived in a guarded island compound, with every need closely catered to and the world's elite at his beck and call.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 24, 2022

Meet John McFall, the world's first astronaut with a disability
The bronze medal-winning British paralympian joins a European Space Agency program to test how people with disabilities can live and work in outer orbit.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 24, 2022

Meet the world's first astronaut with a disability: Paralympian John McFall
Bronze-winning British paralympian John McFall will join the European Space Agency program to test how people with disabilities can live and work in outer orbit.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 24, 2022

Sam's Club's AI knows how much pumpkin pie you'll eat this holiday
The artificial intelligence uses a wide variety of data, like local temperatures and whether the Sunday football game is home or away.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 23, 2022

‘World of Warcraft' developers working to keep the game open to Chinese fans
"I'm hopeful for our ability to get them back into Azeroth," said John Hight, general manager of the Warcraft franchise at Blizzard.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 23, 2022

In Call of Duty, a pacifist wins games for his team ‘single-handedly'
That Friendly Guy is a streamer who hit max level in 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II' without a single kill. It's a great way to level up, he says.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 23, 2022

Mars rover digs up intriguing clues in the hunt for life beyond Earth
NASA's Perseverance mission has collected samples that hold life-friendly molecules "in pretty much every rock" — as well as a few geologic surprises

Washington Post Tech
Nov 23, 2022

It's not your imagination: Shopping on Amazon has gotten worse
Most of what you see at first on Amazon is now an ad.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 23, 2022

Here's what Twitter king Dril thinks of Musk's chaotic reign
The ‘patron saint of the internet' tells The Post he'll never pay for verification but will learn to code if Musk offers him a job.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 23, 2022

Twitter king Dril on Musk's chaotic reign
The ‘patron saint of the internet' tells The Post he'll never pay for verification but will learn to code if Musk offers him a job.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 22, 2022

Partner for Truth Social's parent pushes merger deadline to 2023
The move by shareholders of the company that would merge with Trump Media & Technology Group buys time as regulators investigate the proposed deal.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 22, 2022

Advertisers are dropping Twitter. Musk can't afford to lose any more.
Dozens of top Twitter advertisers, including 14 of the top 50, have stopped advertising in the few weeks since Elon Musk's chaotic acquisition of the social media company.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 22, 2022

You've decided to quit Twitter. Here's what you can use to replace it.
The best alternatives to Twitter for people who don't want to stay on the Elon Musk-owned site.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 22, 2022

There will never be anything like Twitter again
The struggles of Facebook and Twitter spell the end of the central ideal of social media as a common gathering places for all to gather and listen.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 22, 2022

French regulator warns Twitter of legal duty to moderate misinformation, hate
The letter from France's audiovisual and digital regulator Arcom comes as Twitter, under Elon Musk's ownership, has laid off half of its staff.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 22, 2022

Musk's ‘free speech' agenda dismantles safety work at Twitter, insiders say
Musk arrived at Twitter with a key priority: restore the Babylon Bee.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 21, 2022

NASA's Orion spacecraft flies by the moon, 81 miles above the surface
The passage over the moon came five days after Orion was launched from the Kennedy Space Center.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 21, 2022

‘The Devil in Me' feels like a dead end for The Dark Pictures Anthology
For as good as Supermassive is at making choose-your-own-horror-adventure games, it continues to feel like the developer is boxed in by its chosen format.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 21, 2022

‘Warzone 2.0' review: Al Mazrah is a hit. Now, it must endure.
The new Call of Duty battle royale map rekindles the feeling of first dropping into Verdansk.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 21, 2022

NASA's Orion spacecraft reaches the moon, flying 81 miles above the surface
The passage over the moon came five days after Orion was launched from the Kennedy Space Center.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 21, 2022

The long, lonely wait to recover a hacked Facebook account
Victims said customer support does next to nothing as users lose time and money.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 21, 2022

This World Cup is wired and fueled by AI
At the 2022 World Cup, everything from stadium temperatures to the soccer balls are run on sensors and algorithms.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 20, 2022

For rivals Japan and China, the new space race is about removing junk
In a universe full of litter, Japan aims to become the first country to develop the technology and rules for space debris mitigation.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 19, 2022

Elon Musk restores Trump's Twitter account
After posting a Twitter poll, Musk reinstated Trump to the platform. It remains unclear if Trump will command the following there that he once had.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 19, 2022

In crises, officials tweet crucial info. What if Twitter dies?
The Post interviewed a dozen local, state and federal officials, who said that Twitter is one of their most effective ways of communicating with the public.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 19, 2022

Can Big Tech's layoffs help mitigate climate change?
Layoffs are ravaging Big Tech, and it's creating an unexpected boon for certain climate firms.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 19, 2022

Online mobs are now coming for student journalists
The experience of an Arizona student journalist highlights the growing threat that online harassment poses to journalists, especially those just starting out.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 19, 2022

A diminished Twitter faces a World Cup test for hate speech moderation
Advocates warn that chaos within Twitter could worsen the spread of hate speech during the tournament.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

Elizabeth Holmes sentenced to more than 11 years in prison
Former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes faces sentencing from a federal judge Friday.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

Need gifts for a gamer this holiday season? We've got recommendations.
Before you buy, read our video game gift recommendations — from books to makeup to monitors.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

The racing drone that could kill
The Israeli-made Lanius is a tiny racing drone that can scout and kill enemies using artificial intelligence. It's a nightmare scenario for weapons critics.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

Musk summons engineers to Twitter HQ as millions await platform's collapse
Elon Musk issued an email call-to-arms to Twitter's remaining engineers to assemble at 2 p.m. as the site tries to adjust to the resignations of hundreds of employees in response to an ultimatum Musk issued on Wednesday.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

After ‘Pokémon Scarlet' and ‘Violet,' we can't give Game Freak a pass
"Scarlet" and "Violet" aren't the first Pokémon games with technical issues. But the games' historically bad graphics may have crossed a line.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

Hook, line and sinker: How fishing minigames became a video game mainstay
There has been virtual fishing nearly as long as there have been video games. We asked developers: Why?

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

How to download your tweets in case Twitter shuts down permanently
As hundreds of Twitter employees reportedly choose to leave Twitter following Musk's ultimatum, here's what you need to know about the platform's future.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

For ‘hardcore' workers, sleeping at the office makes a comeback
Twitter's billionaire leader Elon Musk is pushing a workplace culture focused on long hours and intense workdays — a familiar trope in Silicon Valley.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 18, 2022

Elizabeth Holmes faces possible prison time as sentencing begins
Former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes faces sentencing from a federal judge Friday.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

Hundreds said to have opted to leave Twitter over Musk ultimatum
The revision came as several Twitter employees said they were surprised by the large number of their colleagues who were opting to accept severance rather than sign a pledge to work harder.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

Twitter's Musk says most-valuable employees can stay remote amid signs of revolt
The revision came as several Twitter employees said they were surprised by the large number of their colleagues who were opting to accept severance rather than sign a pledge to work harder.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

‘Goat Simulator 3's' gleeful gags and glitches generate guffaws
The innovations in this sequel elevate it above the one-note joke of the original "Goat Simulator."

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

In candid email, Blizzard head details suspension of game sales in China
Blizzard's president told employees the company's Chinese partner "was not aligned with our commitment to players, employees, and our operating principles."

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

Is the new ‘Warzone 2.0' battle pass worth the money?
'Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0' and 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II' use a new grid-based battle pass system, eschewing the linear format from previous seasons.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

The do-gooder movement that shielded Sam Bankman-Fried from scrutiny
Effective altruism, a mix of 18th-century utilitarianism and modern ideas about happiness, helped deflect scrutiny from Bankman-Fried's dubious crypto operation.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

Tennessee AG probing Ticketmaster's role in chaos over Taylor Swift tickets
Jonathan Skrmetti pledged to look at whether consumer or antitrust laws were violated by Ticketmaster after fans had glitches while trying to get Taylor Swift tickets.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

Congress took millions from FTX. Now lawmakers face a crypto reckoning.
The stunning collapse of the world's third-largest exchange has forced lawmakers to reckon with the costs of legislative inaction.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

After FTX meltdown, Congress starts to ask: Did it neglect crypto?
The stunning collapse of the world's third-largest exchange has forced lawmakers to reckon with the costs of legislative inaction.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

Internet providers play tricks to raise your bill. Here are the worst.
A new study of 22,000 American broadband bills by Consumer Reports shows how ISPs get you to pay more — and how you can fight back.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 17, 2022

‘Pokémon Scarlet,' ‘Violet' are good games with astonishing graphical issues
The two new Pokémon games have persistent technical problems and pacing issues. Still, both games mark a big step forward from "Sword" and "Shield."

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

‘Warzone 2.0' impressions: Good riddance, Caldera. Hello, Al Mazrah.
The new Call of Duty battle royale map rekindles the feeling of first dropping in Verdansk.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

‘Warzone 2.0's' new battle pass, explained
'Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0' and 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II' use a new grid-based battle pass system, eschewing the linear format from previous seasons.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

Musk, defending his Tesla pay, says he'll shift focus from Twitter
In court over Tesla compensation, billionaire downplays distractions despite sleeping on the floor at his new social media firm.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

Relief and pride as NASA's huge SLS rocket finally flies
The SLS cost billions, and most of it was ditched at sea. But it sent an Orion capsule toward the moon in the first step in a plan to return astronauts there.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

TSM suspends $210 million naming rights deal after FTX woes, rocky year
The relationship between TSM and FTX hit multiple speed bumps before the exchange collapsed.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

Musk testifies in Delaware, defending his massive Tesla pay
Elon Musk took the stand Wednesday in a trial over his role at Tesla and the propriety of a pay package that helped to make him the world's richest person.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

‘V Rising' lights the way forward for the survival game genre
An ode to the marvelous implementation of a novel mechanic.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

Microsoft wants you to play Minesweeper with your boss. No, really.
Microsoft's new Games for Work app allows workers to play four games together during meetings on its communications service Teams.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

Oversight Board tells Meta to restore post comparing Russians to Nazis
Meta's independent Oversight Board overturned the social media giant's decision to remove a Facebook post, likening Russian soldiers to Nazis.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

How to watch the World Cup on a budget
Here's how to watch or stream the 2022 World Cup — even if you don't have cable.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

Musk issues ultimatum to staff: Commit to ‘hardcore' Twitter or take severance
It comes as Musk's first major feature, Twitter Blue Verified, was halted while the company probes issues that arose from its launch.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 16, 2022

NASA begins U.S. return to the moon as its huge SLS rocket finally flies
The SLS cost billions to develop and most of it was ditched at sea. But it successfully sent an Orion capsule on its way to the moon in the first step in the plan to return astronauts to the lunar surface.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Live updates: NASA tries again to launch its Artemis I moon mission
NASA's Artemis I moon rocket is set to launch early Wednesday after multiple scrubbed attempts. Artemis will launch from Kennedy Space Center.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Live updates: NASA launches Artemis I moon mission after years of delay
NASA's Artemis I moon rocket is set to launch early Wednesday after multiple scrubbed attempts. Artemis will launch from Kennedy Space Center.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

NASA launches Artemis I moon mission after years of delay
NASA's Artemis I moon rocket is set to launch early Wednesday after multiple scrubbed attempts. Artemis will launch from Kennedy Space Center.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Angry Taylor Swift fans rail about Ticketmaster glitches
Ticketmaster blames "unprecedented" demand for glitches and delays that prevented many Taylor Swift fans from securing tickets to her upcoming "Eras" tour.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Taylor Swift demand overwhelms Ticketmaster, leaving fans waiting for hours
Ticketmaster blames "unprecedented" demand for glitches and delays that prevented many Taylor Swift fans from securing tickets to her upcoming "Eras" tour.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Amazon starts widespread layoffs in corporate ranks
Amazon started layoffs Tuesday afternoon.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Inside Al Mazrah, the new map for ‘Warzone 2.0'
Developers at Infinity Ward and Raven discuss the ins and outs of the new "Warzone 2.0" map.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

‘Somerville' is a gorgeous twist on alien invasion stories
'Somerville' is a beautiful sci-fi adventure game from one of the minds behind 'Inside' and 'Limbo.'

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

iPhone 14s now can send SOS via satellite. Use it carefully.
Apple's new Emergency SOS via satellite feature lets anyone with an iPhone 14 call for help when lost or hurt away from cell reception.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Take control of your technology with The Tech Friend newsletter
The Tech Friend newsletter will bring you straight talk and advice to help make technology better serve you and our world, from Shira Ovide.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 15, 2022

Google reaches record $392M privacy settlement over location data
Google settled with 40 states in the largest such deal in U.S. history, according to a group of state attorneys general.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

5 reasons Sonic fans see ‘Sonic Frontiers' as an undeniable win
If you look to the dedicated Sonic fanbase, you'll find that "Sonic Frontiers" is enjoying near-universal acclaim. Here's why.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

Amazon plans to cut thousands of corporate workers
The e-commerce giant, which reportedly will shed roughly 10,000 jobs as soon as this week, would become the latest big tech company to slash its workforce.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

2022 holiday gift guide: Tech gadgets
Find cool tech gift ideas this holiday season for everyone on your list.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

2022 holiday gift guide: Video games
Find the best video games to give this holiday season with Launcher's list of picks.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

2022 holiday gift guide: Video games category
Find the best video games to give this holiday season with Launcher's list of picks.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

Amazon plans to cut thousands of jobs, report says
The e-commerce giant, which reportedly will shed roughly 10,000 jobs as soon as this week, would become the latest big tech company to slash its workforce.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

In ‘Pentiment,' characters don't shy away from history or heartbreak
"Pentiment" expects a lot of the player. That's a good thing.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

Jeff Bezos says he will give away most of his massive fortune
The Amazon founder, who has a net worth north of $124 billion, joins a growing list of billionaires who have made similar pledges.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

A fake tweet sparked panic at Eli Lilly and may have cost Twitter millions
"For $8, they're potentially losing out on millions of dollars in ad revenue," said Amy O'Connor, a former senior communications official at Eli Lilly who now works at a trade association.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 14, 2022

America has an earthquake early-warning system now — on your phone
Your phone could now give you an up to 60 second warning when a big earthquake is about to hit

Washington Post Tech
Nov 13, 2022

Sen. Edward Markey and Musk exchange barbs on impersonation scandal
The fight comes after the lawmaker demanded answers on Twitter's verification process.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 13, 2022

In Brazil, Counter-Strike fans turn cheering into an over-the-top art form
Counter-Strike esports finally came to Brazil, to fans' raucous delight.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 13, 2022

The tech CEO spending millions to stop Elon Musk
Dan O'Dowd is on a one-man crusade to challenge what he sees as the cavalier development of dangerous technology, starting with Tesla's ‘Full Self Driving.'

Washington Post Tech
Nov 12, 2022

FTX is investigating a potential hack
More than $400 million appears to be missing from the crypto currency exchange, following a bankruptcy filing on Friday.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 12, 2022

Baby boomers can't stop staring at their phones
Even grandparents can struggle with screen time. Here's how to help them put down their phones and be more present.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 12, 2022

Layoff spree in Silicon Valley spells end of an era for Big Tech
Tens of thousands of tech workers lost their jobs this week as pandemic overspending, high interest rates and recession fears hit home.

Washington Post Tech
Nov 11, 2022

‘Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0' is nearly here. What happens to ‘Warzone'?
"Call of Duty: Warzone" won over millions since launching March 2020. With the arrival of "Warzone 2.0," here are the changes coming to the original.

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