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Dozens at Facebook Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture

Dozens at Facebook Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture

Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, told Congress this year that he wanted the company to “be a platform for all ideas.”

Tech Backlash Grows as Investors Press Apple to Act on Children’s Use

Tech Backlash Grows as Investors Press Apple to Act on Children’s Use

Miracle Gooch drawing on an iPad in a kindergarten class last winter in Flint, Mich. “The days of just throwing technology out there and washing your hands of the potential impact are over,” said Barry Rosenstein of Jana Partners, a hedge fund that joined the California teachers’ pension fund in writing to Apple.

Facebook to Reorganize After Scrutiny Over Data Privacy

Facebook to Reorganize After Scrutiny Over Data Privacy

As Facebook’s chief product officer, Chris Cox will oversee key products, including the social network itself, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp.

An Old Scam With a New Twist

An Old Scam With a New Twist

A recent scam message tries to extort money by claiming to have a secretly recorded video based on a hack of the recipient’s computer and knowledge of the person’s password.

Rise of Bitcoin Competitor Ripple Creates Wealth to Rival Zuckerberg

Rise of Bitcoin Competitor Ripple Creates Wealth to Rival Zuckerberg

Chris Larsen, a co-founder of the Ripple virtual currency, at Ripple’s headquarters in San Francisco. He briefly became the world’s fifth richest person on Thursday as the value of Ripple has soared.

Bitcoin Sees Wall Street Warm to Trading Virtual Currency

Bitcoin Sees Wall Street Warm to Trading Virtual Currency

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange last week. The exchange’s parent company is said to be working on an online platform to trade Bitcoin.

Microsoft Employees Question C.E.O. Over Company’s Contract With ICE

Microsoft Employees Question C.E.O. Over Company’s Contract With ICE

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s chief executive, was presented with a petition demanding the company cancel its contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Gatekeepers or Censors? How Tech Manages Online Speech

Gatekeepers or Censors? How Tech Manages Online Speech

The tech companies’ approach to Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist, exposed how unevenly tech companies enforce their rules.

G.D.P.R., a New Privacy Law, Makes Europe World’s Leading Tech Watchdog

G.D.P.R., a New Privacy Law, Makes Europe World’s Leading Tech Watchdog

The European Union on Friday enacts the world’s toughest rules to protect people’s online data.

Create Your Own Emoji Characters, One Way or Another

Create Your Own Emoji Characters, One Way or Another

You can find many emoji-creation programs in your device's app store. Before you download and install any app, read its reviews and permissions requests carefully.

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Team Up to Try to Disrupt Health Care

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Team Up to Try to Disrupt Health Care

Employees at an Amazon warehouse in Florence, N.J. The company will join forces with Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase to try to improve health care.

Tech Was Supposed to Get Political. It’s Hanging Back in This Election.

Tech Was Supposed to Get Political. It’s Hanging Back in This Election.

London Breed, a candidate for mayor in one of San Francisco’s most disputed elections in recent memory.

U.S.-Funded Broadcaster Directed Ads to Americans

U.S.-Funded Broadcaster Directed Ads to Americans

The Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty newsroom. The broadcaster is mostly restricted by law from promoting its content in the United States.

Sex Scandal Toppled a Silicon Valley Chief. Investors Say, So What?

Sex Scandal Toppled a Silicon Valley Chief. Investors Say, So What?

Mike Cagney was ousted as chief executive of Social Finance last year after questions about sexual misconduct. He has since raised $58 million for a new start-up.

Big Tech May Look Troubled, but It’s Just Getting Started

Big Tech May Look Troubled, but It’s Just Getting Started

In San Jose, Calif., the third home from the left was part of a two-house deal worth $4 million to Google as it continues to expand.

Apple to Close iPhone Security Hole That Law Enforcement Uses to Crack Devices

Apple to Close iPhone Security Hole That Law Enforcement Uses to Crack Devices

An update Apple is planning for its iPhone software would close a technological loophole that law enforcement agencies have exploited to gain access to information on those devices.


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