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Opinion: Your Kid’s Phone Is Not Like a Cigarette

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 8:30am
We can’t fight technology the way we fought Big Tobacco.

YouTube Cracks Down on Far-Right Videos as Conspiracy Theories Spread

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 8:20am
The website’s efforts to police misinformation have become more visible since the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., last month.

5G Cell Service Is Coming. Who Decides Where It Goes?

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 3:00pm
There is a heated fight about when, where and how the next generation of cell service gets delivered.

China Presses Its Internet Censorship Efforts Across the Globe

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 1:24pm
Beijing is pushing past its digital borders to influence and control what people say online, as it enjoys growing sway in the technology world.

Consent in the Digital Age: Can Apps Solve a Very Human Problem?

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 12:30pm
Apps will let users set their sexual boundaries before intimacy, then solidify them in a legal agreement. But is this really the future of consent?

Why This Tech Executive Says Her Plan to Disrupt Education Is Different

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 11:36am
Susan Wu, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, has opened a school in Australia.

Rites of Passage: Hi Hi Good Morning Hi I Love You It’s Me

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 8:14am
WhatsApp connects families around the world in amazing ways, and also is a complete nightmare.

Bit by Bit, Whole Foods Gets an Amazon Touch

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 8:11am
It has been six months since Amazon took over Whole Foods for $13.4 billion. Here are a handful of notable changes Amazon has made to Whole Foods so far.

Yesterday in Styles: How the Selfie Conquered the World

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 6:30am
In the heyday of MySpace — before Instagram and iPhones — selfies were an emergent form of folk art for millennials.

Tech Tip: Tools to Keep Your Children in Line When They’re Online

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 3:00am
The computer has so many features that are more fun than doing homework, but parents have controls to restrict games, screen time and more.

Farhad’s Week in Tech: Spotify’s Tough Road, and Our Pile of Reader Feedback

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 3:00am
In this week’s tech newsletter, we discuss Spotify’s plans to go public, and a wide range of suggestions for tech coverage in The Times.

Op-Ed Contributor: The Supreme Court Case That Could Give Tech Giants More Power

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 11:45pm
The last thing we need at this time is for Amazon, Facebook and Google to avoid antitrust scrutiny.

Facebook to End News Feed Experiment in 6 Countries That Magnified Fake News

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 6:16pm
The social network is ending Explore, an experiment in countries like Bolivia and Cambodia, where it had separated news and other publishers from its main site.

Modern Love: Am I Gay or Straight? Maybe This Fun Quiz Will Tell Me

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 6:00pm
A young woman seeks answers to her sexual orientation online, where the endless quizzes she takes deliver whatever label she wants.

Facebook Lets Ads Bare a Man’s Chest. A Woman’s Back Is Another Matter.

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 11:00am
Advertisers, especially smaller ones, complain of inconsistency and gender bias in the process that determines whether images are rejected for being sexually suggestive.

Trilobites: When Did Americans Stop Marrying Their Cousins? Ask the World’s Largest Family Tree

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 8:00am
Researchers assembled 5 million family trees using data from the website Geni.com to test several genetic and historical hypotheses.

How Companies Scour Our Digital Lives for Clues to Our Health

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:47am
An emerging field, digital phenotyping, tries to assess people’s well-being based on their interactions with digital devices.

Spotify Files to Go Public on the New York Stock Exchange

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:26am
Instead of a traditional public offering, the streaming music service will pursue a direct listing of its shares, which will be traded under the ticker symbol SPOT.

Tech Tip: How to Get Your Tweet Fix Now That Twitter’s Mac App Is Dead

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 3:00am
Twitter will stop supporting its official app for Mac computers in mid-March, but you can find alternatives that offer plenty of features.

Tech We’re Using: Mexico Has Its Spyware. A Reporter Has a Few Phones to Juggle.

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 6:52pm
Our Mexico bureau chief, Azam Ahmed, uses various strategies to keep communications safe while reporting, including the low-tech tactic of in-person meetings.