- ‘No Cooperation’: How Sam Bankman-Fried Tried to Cling to FTXby David Yaffe-Bellany on 29 November 2022 at 10:00
Emails and text messages show how lawyers and executives struggled to persuade the 30-year-old entrepreneur to give up control of his collapsing crypto exchange.
- BlockFi Files for Bankruptcy as FTX Fallout Spreadsby Lauren Hirsch, David Yaffe-Bellany and Ephrat Livni on 29 November 2022 at 00:20
BlockFi was entangled with FTX, and its stability was thrust into uncertainty after FTX collapsed.
- The Latest on FTX’s Bankruptcy, BlockFi and Moreby Lora Kelley on 28 November 2022 at 22:45
The collapse of FTX, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency companies, is still sending shock waves through the crypto world.
- Elon Musk Takes On Apple’s Power, Setting Up a Clashby Kate Conger and Tripp Mickle on 28 November 2022 at 22:20
In a series of tweets on Monday, Mr. Musk accused Apple of threatening to pull Twitter from its App Store and of trying to censor.
- NFL Sends Sunday Ticket Talks With Apple and Google Into Overtimeby Tripp Mickle, Benjamin Mullin and Kevin Draper on 28 November 2022 at 21:36
Talks for Sunday Ticket are expected to spill into next year, as Apple faces increased competition from Google for the league’s last available TV rights.
- U.S. Crypto Exchange Kraken Settles With Treasury Dept.by Ryan Mac and David Yaffe-Bellany on 28 November 2022 at 19:34
The crypto exchange, which had been under investigation for violating U.S. sanctions, agreed to pay $360,000 to settle the allegations.
- Meta Fined $275 Million for Breaking E.U. Data Privacy Lawby Adam Satariano on 28 November 2022 at 19:31
The penalty, imposed by Irish data regulators, brings European fines against Facebook’s parent company to more than $900 million since last year.
- Sympathy, and Job Offers, for Twitter’s Misinformation Expertsby Tiffany Hsu on 28 November 2022 at 16:45
Seeing false and toxic information as a potentially expensive liability, companies in and outside the tech industry are angling to hire people who can keep it in check.
- How to Make the Most of E-Books, and Find Free Onesby J. D. Biersdorfer on 28 November 2022 at 14:38
Even if you still love printed books, the digital option lets you put an entire library in your bag, just in time for holiday travel and vacation.
- Frederick P. Brooks Jr., Computer Design Innovator, Dies at 91by Steve Lohr on 25 November 2022 at 22:51
He was a lead designer of the computers that cemented IBM’s dominance for decades. He later wrote a book on software engineering that became a quirky classic.
- Billions of Dollars Are at Stake in a Puzzling Holiday Shopping Seasonby Jordyn Holman and Karen Weise on 24 November 2022 at 16:21
It promises to be unpredictable, with retailers and consumers still figuring out how much will be spent and on what kinds of goods.
- Crypto Firm FTX’s Ownership of a U.S. Bank Raises Questionsby Stephen Gandel on 23 November 2022 at 23:45
Through a subsidiary, FTX invested $11.5 million in the parent company of Farmington State Bank, which has a single branch and, until this year, just three employees.
- Lawsuit Takes Aim at the Way A.I. Is Builtby Cade Metz on 23 November 2022 at 10:00
A programmer is suing Microsoft, GitHub and OpenAI over artificial intelligence technology that generates its own computer code.
- Can Sensor Technology Help Keep Office Workers Healthy?by Craig S. Smith on 23 November 2022 at 10:00
The company OpenSensors uses small, inexpensive sensors to monitor air quality and other conditions in offices. The timing couldn’t be better.
- How Covid Myths Spread on Far-Right Social Media Platformsby Sheryl Gay Stolberg on 22 November 2022 at 22:40
The Biden administration has pushed social media giants like Facebook to curb Covid misinformation. But it is thriving on fringe platforms like Gab, a hub for extremist content.
- Elon Musk’s Twitter Role Puts Tesla Board Under New Scrutinyby Peter Eavis and Isabella Simonetti on 22 November 2022 at 22:00
Corporate governance experts say the electric-car maker’s directors may need to rein in the chief executive, with whom many have personal ties.
- As Elon Musk Cuts Costs at Twitter, Some Bills Are Going Unpaidby Mike Isaac and Ryan Mac on 22 November 2022 at 18:49
Mr. Musk and his advisers are examining all types of expenses at Twitter. Some of the social media company’s vendors have gotten stiffed.
- What Elon Musk Is Doing to Twitter Is What He Did at Tesla and SpaceXby Ryan Mac and Jack Ewing on 21 November 2022 at 21:39
Firing people. Talking of bankruptcy. Telling workers to be “hard core.” Mr. Musk has repeatedly used those tactics at many of his companies.
- Can Big Tech Get Bigger? Microsoft Presses Governments to Say Yes.by David McCabe and Karen Weise on 21 November 2022 at 08:00
Microsoft’s $69 billion deal for Activision Blizzard, which is undergoing reviews in 16 countries, has become a test for whether tech giants can buy companies amid a backlash.
- Inside Gary Gensler’s SEC Campaign to Rein In the Crypto Industryby David Yaffe-Bellany on 21 November 2022 at 08:00
Gary Gensler, the chair of the S.E.C., is at the center of a reckoning over the future of cryptocurrency after the implosion of FTX.