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The United States government once invested mightily to build the modern world. Now it has abdicated that role to a foreign rival.
David Streitfeld has covered technology for years for The Times. He thinks the Luddites are misunderstood.
The City Council voted unanimously to significantly regulate Airbnb and its peers, taking aim at landlords renting apartments a few nights at a time.
Critics say the company has not done enough to block false posts that have led to attacks in countries including Sri Lanka, Myanmar and India.
European officials hit the internet giant with the record penalty for abusing its power in the smartphone market, the region’s latest move to rein in the clout of tech companies.
The tech billionaire had faced mounting criticism from investors for calling the British diver a pedophile after the man criticized Mr. Musk’s submarine.
Facebook’s chief executive had said in an interview that false and “deeply offensive” conspiracy theories alone were not enough to get someone barred from the site.
A new invention could help marine scientists study sea creatures in their natural habitat more effectively without harming them in the process.
Our newly engaged tech columnist tried to use tech to plan his wedding. He was immediately overwhelmed by the complexity of the process.
Acting on data analytics isn't just about identifying areas to cut costs. Analytics also can drive new revenue opportunities.
The latest version of Apple’s iOS software for the iPad tries to save you time with typing shortcuts — once you know what they are.
Looking to make the move into one of the hottest jobs in technology today? Machine learning specialists are in high demand. Here are 5 of the top languages you may need in these careers.
A new medical scanner, derived from technology used by particle physics researchers at CERN, “is like the upgrade from black-and-white film to color,” one of its developers said.
A new study based on Facebook data provides a picture of who is placing political ads on the social network ahead of the midterm elections. President Trump tops the list.
Innovation is entering a new stage of maturity as a range of academic and industry organizations ponder the impacts of autonomous and intelligent systems.
The buck stops with the chief data/analytics officer in modern business intelligence.
Tired of seeing your friends as initials in tinted circles? If they don’t have a profile photo already, you can add your own to their address-book entries.
There's lots of talk about where blockchain will be used. Next up: The cloud.
Long awash in money, the country’s start-up scene has seen an unprecedented downturn. That could be a bad sign for the rest of the Chinese economy.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is investigating the ride-hailing company’s hiring and pay practices.