Tech

The promise and peril of the Alex Jones verdict
Alex Jones.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

The promise and peril of the Alex Jones verdict

Amazon to buy Roomba maker for $1.7 billion
Roomba
the panamazopticon expands

Amazon to buy Roomba maker for $1.7 billion

What's being done to stop the robocall scourge
Phone
Briefing

What's being done to stop the robocall scourge

Instagram scaling back new format following backlash
Social media
dislike

Instagram scaling back new format following backlash

Amazon to purchase One Medical for $3.9B
Amazon logo.
prime care

Amazon to purchase One Medical for $3.9B

Netflix beats expectations while still losing almost a million subscribers
Stranger Things
could have been worse!

Netflix beats expectations while still losing almost a million subscribers

Musk's lawyers move to block Twitter request for expedited trial
Elon Musk's Twitter account
twitter v. musk

Musk's lawyers move to block Twitter request for expedited trial

Elon Musk tries to back out of Twitter deal
Elon Musk's Twitter account
on the hook?

Elon Musk tries to back out of Twitter deal

The soul of a machine
Ones and zeroes.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

The soul of a machine

Market for mortgages dries up
A house.
Feature

Market for mortgages dries up

Is Google's chatbot program self-aware?
A brain.
Briefing

Is Google's chatbot program self-aware?

Twitter reportedly agrees to give Elon Musk raw data to settle bots standoff
Elon Musk and Twitter
Bluff-calling

Twitter reportedly agrees to give Elon Musk raw data to settle bots standoff

Elon Musk threatens to drop Twitter deal
Elon Musk
billions in the balance

Elon Musk threatens to drop Twitter deal

Apple adds edit, undo send, and mark unread features to iMessage
Apple messaging app
long overdue

Apple adds edit, undo send, and mark unread features to iMessage

EU plans to force Apple to use same charger as other smartphones
Lightning and USB-C cables
taking charge

EU plans to force Apple to use same charger as other smartphones

Biden moves to shore up U.S. solar projects, boost domestic production
Solar panels
Green Power

Biden moves to shore up U.S. solar projects, boost domestic production

Sheryl Sandberg to leave Meta after 14 years
Sheryl Sandberg.
leaning out

Sheryl Sandberg to leave Meta after 14 years

Supreme Court temporarily blocks Texas social media law
The Supreme Court.
SCOTUS

Supreme Court temporarily blocks Texas social media law

The pros and cons of nuclear power
Nuclear power.
Analysis

The pros and cons of nuclear power

Musk says Twitter deal 'cannot move forward' without proof of number of fake accounts
Elon Musk
backing out?

Musk says Twitter deal 'cannot move forward' without proof of number of fake accounts

Trump to partially restrict Twitter use if allowed back
Former President Donald Trump.
them's the rules

Trump to partially restrict Twitter use if allowed back

Scammed by romance and Bitcoin
Bitcoin.
Feature

Scammed by romance and Bitcoin

Could Elon Musk put Donald Trump back in the White House?
Donald Trump.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

Could Elon Musk put Donald Trump back in the White House?

Meta disables some Instagram filters in Texas and Illinois due to facial recognition laws
Meta
Speed Reads

Meta disables some Instagram filters in Texas and Illinois due to facial recognition laws

Apple discontinues its last iPods after 20 years
Steve Jobs (2004)
RIP to an icon

Apple discontinues its last iPods after 20 years

Biden announces free internet for millions of low-income Americans
Joe Biden
subsidizing cyberspace

Biden announces free internet for millions of low-income Americans

Musk will reportedly become Twitter CEO 'for a few months'
Elon Musk
the new boss

Musk will reportedly become Twitter CEO 'for a few months'

Elon Musk suggests charging commercial or government Twitter users
EWlon
pay up

Elon Musk suggests charging commercial or government Twitter users

Data firm selling abortion clinic visitors' location data
Planned Parenthood clinic.
'bonkers dangerous'

Data firm selling abortion clinic visitors' location data

The CDC reportedly monitored the location data of millions of phones
CDC logo displayed on smartphone screen
always watching

The CDC reportedly monitored the location data of millions of phones

Amazon ends COVID-19 paid sick leave policy
Amazon Books displays all its book covers on its shelves rather than the conventional book spines.
clocking back in

Amazon ends COVID-19 paid sick leave policy

European Commission says Apple broke antitrust laws
Apple Store.
big, apple

European Commission says Apple broke antitrust laws

Musk eyes new ways to monetize tweets as he lines up next Twitter CEO
Elon Musk
what's next?

Musk eyes new ways to monetize tweets as he lines up next Twitter CEO

Airbnb to allow employees to permanently work from home
Airbnb
see you on zoom

Airbnb to allow employees to permanently work from home

Spotify subscriptions grew amid Joe Rogan controversy
Spotify Joe Rogan
the spotify experience

Spotify subscriptions grew amid Joe Rogan controversy