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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.
Sure, you want to innovate with IT, but will your organization's server, network, and software infrastructure support that initiative?
A bill in the California legislature would regulate bots by making them disclose their automated nature. But how?
One way to innovate today is to look back and learn from the past innovations that never took shape.
Apple may prevent you from swapping out some of its own apps for your preferred defaults, but you can at least get your choices within easy reach.
The IT team at this provider of chassis for metal shipping containers has transformed its data infrastructure from spreadsheets and reports to a Hadoop data lake and dashboards.
A rare chance to try on a tool of a would-be surveillance dystopia gave a glimpse of the wariness that a closely watched populace can’t hide.
Booksellers on the online marketplace are charging thousands for books that normally sell for a few dollars. Authors are perplexed — and annoyed.
With deals collectively worth billions of dollars at stake, the pressure is on advertisers and viral performers on sites like YouTube and Instagram to find the right match.
Amazon says it will offer more than a million deals, including discounts on Echo devices, kitchen appliances and more — and extend the sale by an extra six hours compared with last year.
In an effort to free people from the phones, if just for a meal, one Manhattan restaurant suggests that diners stash their devices in a box on the table.
Amid a growing call for governments to rein in the use of the technology, Microsoft became the first tech giant to join the chorus.
As Uber cleans up its corporate culture, employees have filed complaints about the chief operating officer, Barney Harford, for his comments about race and women.
Operatives used cryptocurrency to obscure their identities and pay for the infrastructure needed to steal emails from Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign.
SoftBank is turning itself into what is essentially a gigantic, publicly traded venture capital firm run by its founder, Masayoshi Son.
Google’s overhaul for the web may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but you can return to the previous version for a while longer.
Here’s a reminder of how technology aspirations and competition are at the heart of the battle between the United States and China.
Cloud natives differ from traditional companies in more ways than just their lack of legacy infrastructure: They think and operate differently.
Putting data and analytics tools into the hands of business users is one key to developing a data-driven organization.