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The Progressive Playbook: How These Candidates Pulled Off Their Upsets

Sat, 15/09/2018 - 9:00pm
Among the surprises this primary season were several high-profile upsets from the left. The Times asked some of the strategists and candidates behind these wins to break them down.

Mary Meeker, ‘Queen of the Internet,’ Is Leaving Kleiner Perkins to Start a New Fund

Sat, 15/09/2018 - 3:25pm
Ms. Meeker, a former Wall Street tech analyst, plans to invest in more mature and larger private companies at her spinoff from the venture capital firm.

Overwatch Bets Gaming Fans Will Cheer for the Home Team to Save the World

Sat, 15/09/2018 - 1:14pm
By branding its franchises to represent cities from Boston to Shanghai, a video game attracted investment from professional sports executives.

Making the Most of Your Technology During Hurricane Florence

Sat, 15/09/2018 - 2:52am
Here’s how to protect your devices and use your smartphone to your advantage during the storm.

Bits: The Week in Tech: Apple’s Watch Steals the Show

Sat, 15/09/2018 - 1:00am
Apple held its annual iPhone event, but its watch wowed the industry. Plus, Google is in for a tougher time in Washington.

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Pledge $2 Billion for Homeless and Preschoolers

Fri, 14/09/2018 - 10:46pm
The money, put into a project he called the Day 1 Fund, is by far the largest donation by Mr. Bezos, the world’s richest person.

F.T.C. Hearings Add to Efforts That Threaten Tech Industry

Fri, 14/09/2018 - 2:49pm
The agency kicked off a series of hearings on whether its competition and consumer protection policies should better reflect new technologies and companies.

Stealing From a Cashierless Store (Without You, or the Cameras, Knowing It)

Fri, 14/09/2018 - 8:42am
A start-up uses visual tracking and behavioral data to operate a new San Francisco market, which lets shoppers walk out unimpeded. And sometimes mischarged.

Social Q’s: Aren’t You a Little Young for DMs?

Fri, 14/09/2018 - 5:09am
A reader wonders whether to tell the parents of an 8-year-old former babysitting charge that the girl has an Instagram account.

Paying Is Voluntary at This Selfie-Friendly Store

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 9:00pm
Drug Store, a new health-drink outlet in New York, is betting that customers will pay by text message after grabbing a bottle.

Critic’s notebook: The Best New Social Thriller Is a Podcast

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 8:00pm
“Adventures in New America” and “The Horror of Dolores Roach” take fiction podcasts to new heights with mash-ups of horror, comedy and social commentary.

Facebook ‘Better Prepared’ to Fight Election Interference, Mark Zuckerberg Says

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 7:24pm
The chief executive published a roughly 3,300-word post cataloging the steps the social network has taken to prevent manipulation.

Leaked Google Video After Trump’s Win Adds to Pressure From Conservatives

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 12:44pm
Executives at a company meeting expressed dismay about the election in the footage, which was posted by the right-wing news site Breitbart.

Five Functional Smartwatches Chic Enough for Everyday Wear

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 12:14pm
Finding a smartwatch that balances form and function can be difficult, but these five options offer the features you need to track activity, play music and more — without weighing down your wrist.

State of the Art: The Metamorphosis of Silicon Valley C.E.O.s: From Big to Boring

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 10:05am
Technology chief executives were once admired for their force-of-nature personalities and daring. Now boring is the new black (or is it beige?). Except for Elon Musk, of course.

Apple Unveils Bigger iPhones at Higher Prices, and a Heart-Tracking Watch

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 9:51am
Apple showed new smartphones — including its biggest ever — for higher prices, and upgraded its smart watches so they become more of a health device.

Tech We’re Using: When Cryptocurrencies Fluctuate, He Uses These Tech Tools to Keep Track

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 9:13am
Technology has helped spawn a virtual currency market, which is highly volatile. Here’s how Nathaniel Popper, who covers cryptocurrencies, keeps on top of the changes.

Tech Fix: New iPhones Are Coming. Here’s How to Save on an Upgrade.

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 3:31am
With Apple expected to introduce pricier and bigger-screen iPhones this week, here are a few tips on how to upgrade your device without breaking the bank.

On Technology: Google Knows Where You’ve Been, but Does It Know Who You Are?

Wed, 12/09/2018 - 9:00pm
How looking at the location data that the company collects about you lets you see yourself in a whole new way.

Lasker Awards Given for Work in Genetics, Anesthesia and Promoting Women in Science

Tue, 11/09/2018 - 4:01pm
The coveted prize was awarded to a Scottish veterinarian, two scientists who championed an overlooked protein and a pioneering researcher who helped advance the careers of other women.