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The Shift: Apple’s Biggest Problem? My Mom

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 11:00pm
The most consequential hit to the bottom line may be from people, including longtime fans, who are holding on to their phones longer.

Marriott Concedes 5 Million Passport Numbers Lost to Hackers Were Not Encrypted

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 5:38pm
The overall number of guests affected by the hacking, in which Chinese intelligence is the leading suspect, declined to 383 million. But the passport data is critical to intelligence agencies.

In Price and Value, Chinese Phone Makers Outpace Apple in Much of the World

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 5:10pm
The tech giant’s recent warning about disappointing iPhone sales in China obscured the fact that it is also losing out to Chinese brands in places like France, Germany, India and Southeast Asia.

Hackers Leak Details of German Lawmakers, Except Those on Far Right

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 12:33pm
Twitter has shut down an account that had been posting personal data for weeks. Only the Alternative for Germany party appeared to be unscathed.

5 Reasons You Wouldn’t Want to Be in Tim Cook’s Shoes Right Now

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 11:53am
Apple’s chief executive has enjoyed enormous success over his seven years running the company, but he’s likely to face tougher times ahead.

‘Bandersnatch’ Has Many Paths, but Do Any of Them Add Up to Anything?

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 4:00am
Three critics review their respective versions of the “Black Mirror” choose-your-own-adventure movie, which has been elaborately dissected by the internet.

Bits: The Week in Tech: Amazon’s Burning Problems

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 3:00am
Technology publications are asking pointed questions about the online retail company. And Apple had rare, surprising bad news about sales.

Los Angeles Accuses Weather Channel App of Covertly Mining User Data

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 2:00pm
In a lawsuit on Thursday, the city attorney said tracking was used not just for local forecasts but also for commercial purposes like targeted marketing.

Chinese Consumers’ Confidence Sags, Casting a Pall Over the Global Economy

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 12:35pm
Apple’s slumping iPhone sales in China are the latest sign that the country’s spenders are increasingly bothered by the economy, debt and other problems.

Tech Fix: Devices That Will Invade Your Life in 2019 (and What’s Overhyped)

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 12:14pm
A.I. that responds to your voice. Next-generation wireless networks. If this year’s biggest consumer technology trends have a familiar ring, there’s a reason for that.

Wheels: Car Tuneups That Require Audio Engineers

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 5:13am
While carmakers and audio teams must battle over environment, budget, weight and space, owners simply want their vehicle to sound as if Ariana Grande were riding shotgun.

Apple Cuts Revenue Forecast Because of Slow iPhone Sales in China

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 3:35am
A surprise announcement added to concerns about the ability of American tech giants to navigate an increasingly uncertain economy and a trade war with China.

Overlooked No More: Karen Sparck Jones, Who Established the Basis for Search Engines

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 7:34pm
A pioneer of computer science for work combining statistics and linguistics, and an advocate for women in the field.

Tesla Reports Record Output, but Cuts Prices, and Its Shares Plunge

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 1:17pm
The automaker said sales of the Model 3 sedan increased 13 percent over the previous quarter, but the price cut could signal softening demand.

The New New World: Censoring China’s Internet, for Stability and Profit

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 8:11am
Thousands of low-wage workers in “censorship factories” trawl the online world for forbidden content, where even a photo of an empty chair could cause big trouble.

Tech We’re Using: Hurricanes. Shootings. Fires. Time for an Editor’s Emergency Kit.

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 6:59am
When news of natural disasters or man-made ones break in the U.S., Julie Bloom taps a variety of tools to communicate with reporters, edit stories and get them published.

Netflix Blocks Show in Saudi Arabia Critical of Saudi Prince

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 1:13am
The episode of “Patriot Act With Hasan Minhaj,” which critiques the crown prince, was blocked from streaming in the country after the government complained that it violated cybercrime laws.

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

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 2:16pm
Even as Facebook, Google and others confronted challenges in 2018, their ambitions were undimmed. After all, so much of life remains undisrupted.

5G Is Coming This Year. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 7:59am
The transition to new fifth-generation cellular networks, known as 5G, will affect how you use smartphones and many other devices. Let’s talk about the essentials.

Curbs on A.I. Exports? Silicon Valley Fears Losing Its Edge

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 7:37am
The Commerce Department is considering national security restrictions on artificial intelligence. Some worry they could stunt the industry in the U.S.