- Instagram Struggles With Fears of Losing Its ‘Pipeline’: Young Usersby Sheera Frenkel, Ryan Mac and Mike Isaac on 16 October 2021 at 18:03
The app, hailed as Facebook’s growth engine, has privately wrestled with retaining and engaging teenagers, according to internal documents.
- Leader of Apple activism movement says she was fired.by Kellen Browning on 15 October 2021 at 23:34
Janneke Parrish, who was a program manager for Apple Maps in Austin, Texas, was one of the two leaders of a group that called itself AppleToo.
- ‘Disability Drives Innovation’by Shira Ovide on 15 October 2021 at 21:16
Audiobooks are an example of a technology developed by or for people with disabilities that has helped all of us.
- Elizabeth Holmes Trial: Key Moments From Week 6by Erin Griffith and Erin Woo on 15 October 2021 at 21:11
Testimony addressed the question of whether Theranos was misleading and deceiving big corporations to get money.
- LinkedIn to End Service in China, Citing ‘Challenging’ Environmentby Karen Weise and Paul Mozur on 15 October 2021 at 04:01
The Microsoft-owned service had censored posts in China, in compliance with the country’s laws, to operate there.
- YouTube’s stronger election misinformation policies had a spillover effect on Twitter and Facebook, researchers say.by Davey Alba on 14 October 2021 at 22:16
The prevalence of videos claiming fraud dropped sharply, according to New York University’s Center for Social Media and Politics.
- In a Blue Origin Rocket, William Shatner Finally Goes to Spaceby Joey Roulette on 13 October 2021 at 23:02
The actor who played Captain Kirk played the role of pitchman for Jeff Bezos’ spaceflight company at a time that it is facing a number of workplace and business difficulties.
- Tesla Under Scrutiny Over Lack of Recall After Autopilot Updateby Neal E. Boudette on 13 October 2021 at 20:55
In a letter, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reminded Tesla that federal law requires automakers to initiate recalls if they find defects that pose a safety risk.
- Facebook Clamps Down on Its Internal Message Boardsby Ryan Mac on 13 October 2021 at 20:20
The social network, which has been under increased scrutiny after a former product manager turned into a whistle-blower, is trying to prevent leaks.
- Father of Killed Reporter Asks Regulators to Investigate Facebookby Johnny Diaz and Isabella Grullón Paz on 13 October 2021 at 20:15
Andy Parker, the father of a journalist killed in 2015, filed a complaint with the F.T.C. urging it to increase regulation on the tech giant, saying it failed to remove videos of his daughter’s killing.
- William Shatner's Star Trek Moment With Jeff Bezosby David Streitfeld on 13 October 2021 at 18:27
After the Blue Origin crew set down, science fiction met reality.
- New Digital Companies, Old Ad Habitsby Shira Ovide on 13 October 2021 at 16:42
Why are DoorDash and Instacart letting businesses buy their way to the top of search results?
- A Service for People Dating in New York Cityby Brian Ng on 13 October 2021 at 14:05
Hot Singles, a weekly email newsletter, evokes nostalgia for a simpler approach to finding romance, before dating apps were ubiquitous.
- Lawmakers See Path to Rein In Tech, but It Isn’t Smoothby Cecilia Kang on 12 October 2021 at 17:36
If what faces Big Tech is anything like what happened to Big Tobacco, the road ahead is likely to be a yearslong battle over proposed rules and regulations.
- Spending Is Big Tech’s Superpowerby Shira Ovide on 12 October 2021 at 16:34
When the tech giants splurge on big-ticket investments, it’s great for them but hard for others to keep up.
- Inside the Courtroom With Theranos’s Elizabeth Holmesby Erin Woo and Erin Griffith on 12 October 2021 at 13:02
Behind the closed doors are whispers, gestures and a daily rhythm, plus two court artists, numbered tickets and some true-crime fans.
- As Big Tech Grows in the Pandemic, Seattle Grows With Itby Julie Weed on 12 October 2021 at 10:00
Despite an overall decline in office leasing in the United States, technology companies gobbled up more space in the Seattle area than they had the previous year.
- Lifestyles of the Rich and Gullible: Theranos and Ozy Editionby Erin Griffith on 11 October 2021 at 16:00
Average investors were not able to get in on the last decade’s start-up boom in private markets. Once that seemed unfair. Now it looks lucky.
- Facebook Whistleblower Fallout Prompts a Push to Calm Employeesby Mike Isaac, Ryan Mac and Sheera Frenkel on 10 October 2021 at 18:17
Employees are divided over Frances Haugen, a former product manager who testified that the company was putting profit before safety.
- Apple Appeals App Store Ruling in Fight With Epic Gamesby Kellen Browning on 8 October 2021 at 23:18
At the heart of the legal battle is the power Apple wields over its lucrative App Store.