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Glowing Bacteria May One Day Protect People From Landmines

Mon, 06/21/2021 - 22:53
Researchers in Israel have recently detailed progress in developing sensors that light up in the presence of a chemical linked to land mines and other deadly explosives.

The Inequality of the GoFundMe Economy

Mon, 06/21/2021 - 21:55
Online charity drives help some in need, but don’t expect them to fill the gaps in the social safety net.

Sundar Pichai Faces Internal Criticism at Google

Mon, 06/21/2021 - 21:49
Despite record profits, a number of them are worried that the company is suffering from both its size and leadership from its C.E.O., Sundar Pichai.

La tecnología se olvida de lo que necesita el 99 por ciento

Mon, 06/21/2021 - 18:30
Ahora la tecnología es masiva, sin embargo, las empresas tecnológicas siguen enfocándose en los nerds que quieren aparatos sofisticados.

How David Ellison Built Skydance Into Hollywood's Smart Bet

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 12:30
When the young Oracle heir entered the entertainment industry, no one expected much. Instead, he’s built the rarest of businesses — a thriving, all-audiences, independent studio.

Inside the ‘Deadly Serious’ World of E-Sports in South Korea

Sat, 06/19/2021 - 14:30
Each year, thousands of young South Koreans compete to join pro e-sports teams, but only a few make the cut​. An American company in Seoul wants to help more young gamers find jobs.

No, there is no evidence that the F.B.I. organized the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

Sat, 06/19/2021 - 00:39
The term “unindicted co-conspirators” generally refers to individuals for whom there is insufficient evidence to bring charges or who have cut a deal. “Legally, it wouldn’t make sense to call informants co-conspirators,” said one legal expert.

Amazon’s Open Secret

Fri, 06/18/2021 - 21:48
The persistence of bogus reviews raises big questions for Amazon.

A Matchmaker App to Connect Artists and Collectors

Fri, 06/18/2021 - 14:30
Stacie McCormick’s Fair Art Fair, which is to debut next month, hopes to bring unrepresented artists to the attention of buyers, without the high fees.

China Isn’t the Issue. Big Tech Is.

Thu, 06/17/2021 - 22:50
Don’t be distracted by the fearmongering.

F.C.C. Proposes More Restrictions on Chinese Telecom Equipment

Thu, 06/17/2021 - 22:16
The agency’s actions are a sign of bipartisan opposition to China’s providers of cutting-edge technology like Huawei and ZTE.

Mattel Joins the NFT Frenzy With Hot Wheels Digital Art

Thu, 06/17/2021 - 17:31
“We need to be on top of current conversations,” Mattel’s president said.

He Warned Apple About the Risks in China. Then They Became Reality.

Thu, 06/17/2021 - 14:30
Doug Guthrie, once one of America’s leading China bulls, rang the alarm on doing business there. He spoke about his time at Apple.

Who’s Afraid of Big Numbers?

Thu, 06/17/2021 - 14:30
Pretty much everyone. But it doesn’t have to be that way, two mathematicians contend.

Lina Khan Was One of Big Tech’s Biggest Critics. Now She’s Its Regulator.

Thu, 06/17/2021 - 04:41
Lina Khan is the most progressive chair of the Federal Trade Commission in at least a generation.

Amazon Is Brilliant. Why Not at H.R.?

Wed, 06/16/2021 - 22:05
Amazon relishes mastering the impossible. But it hasn’t put the same energy into managing its work force.

Google to Open Physical Store in New York

Wed, 06/16/2021 - 19:30
The store, on the ground floor of the company’s Manhattan headquarters, will feature Google gadgets and branded gear, such as T-shirts, hats and dog toys.

Buyers of Amazon Devices Are Guinea Pigs. That’s a Problem.

Wed, 06/16/2021 - 14:30
Amazon’s experimental approach to product design can hurt your wallet and the environment. Why does it need our help to figure out what it’s doing?

Can Streaming Pay? Musicians Are Pinning Fresh Hopes on Twitch.

Wed, 06/16/2021 - 14:30
The gaming platform is becoming increasingly attractive to artists, who can earn money by cultivating fan tribes that express their loyalty through patronage.

In an about-face, Lordstown Motors says it will start production in September.

Wed, 06/16/2021 - 01:13
Lordstown said last week that it needed to raise more money and might not survive. Now, the company’s new executive chairwoman has said “It’s a new day at Lordstown Motors.”