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Code.org, a tech-backed nonprofit, is pressing schools to teach computer science. But are tech firms swaying education to serve their own interests?
The auto camera firm, blending Apple’s passion for design with a more open culture, died from a classic business problem: Its product cost too much.
Thousands of workers face unemployment as retailers struggle to adapt to online shopping. But even as e-commerce grows, it isn’t absorbing these workers.
AI has taken some steps into banking, but it also is poised to revolutionize how banks learn from and interact with customers.
The hefty penalty is likely to be quickly overshadowed by a more complex problem: How should Google comply with the decision to rein in its power?
Amazon’s newest Echo smart speaker has a touch screen. Our reviewer asked whether that made the gadget much different from a smartphone or a tablet.
Many workers in the United States worry about being replaced by machines. The same is true in countries like India.
When you upgrade to a new electronic reader or tablet, transferring your library can be as easy as logging into your e-bookstore account.
With new tools appearing, automation and orchestration are having a major impact on easing the burden of moving to the cloud.
A PwC survey of 2,500 leading companies finds 19% have apppointed CDOs, up 300% from the year before.
Mr. Burstein was one of the first scientists to use lasers to do research on semiconductors and insulators, and held patents for a method to increase the semiconducting capacity of silicon.
Artificial intelligence, automation and big data are raising fears of widespread layoffs in a $150 billion industry.
Uber dominated tech headlines this week, but a few other things happened in techland, too.
After years of complaints by privacy advocates, the company said it will stop the practice on its free email service to eliminate confusion around its advertising policies.
From his Queens apartment, Mr. Rainbow makes parody videos of himself interviewing political figures. He now has nearly 650,000 Facebook followers.
A ransomware demand of a Newark firm, carried out with stolen federal cyberweapons, was a smoke screen for a frightening crime with higher stakes.
WordPerfect for the Mac never made it to the 21st century, but you can use modern software to get back into those ancient files.