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Tech We’re Using: <div>When You Track Oreos, Exercise and Everything Else</div>

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 3:40am
Tim Herrera, editor of The New York Times’s Smarter Living section, does not believe the answer to happiness is less technology. Here’s why.

Tech Tip: The Mobile Virtual Network Operator Will Connect You Now

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 9:00pm
What’s a M.V.N.O.? It’s typically a smaller wireless carrier that offers inexpensive service plans but gets its network signals from a bigger company.

How a Fake Group on Facebook Created Real Protests

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 6:49pm
The Black Elevation page held rallies, posted videos and encouraged the fight against racism. Whoever ran it even interviewed a job applicant.

Tech Tip: Make Your Own Message Folders in Windows 10

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 4:29pm
If the standard set of folders that comes with the Windows 10 Mail program are not enough, you add and delete your own.

Tesla Directors Do Damage Control After Elon Musk Tweets

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 12:17pm
Tesla’s board of directors has hired multiple outside law firms, and a number of board members and Tesla employees have urged Mr. Musk to stop posting on Twitter.

Elon Musk’s Effort to Take Tesla Private to Get Board Oversight

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 11:28am
Three independent members of the board will have “full power and authority” to evaluate any privatization efforts proposed by Elon Musk, the chief executive.

Finding It Hard to Focus? Maybe It’s Not Your Fault

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:52am
The rise of the new “attention economy.”

Turkish President Calls for Boycott of U.S. Electronics Including the iPhone

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 6:20am
The remarks by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan come as the country grapples with a worsening economic crisis and a widening diplomatic dispute with the United States.

$100 Million Was Once Big Money for a Start-Up. Now, It’s Common.

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 4:52am
Known as a mega-round in Silicon Valley, large-scale fund raising is producing a frenzy around tech companies with enough reach and momentum to absorb a large check.

This Company Keeps Lies About Sandy Hook on the Web

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 4:07am
The father of a victim of the Sandy Hook shooting has tried to erase lies about his son from the internet, but Automattic, which runs WordPress.com, says “untrue content is not banned.”

Uber Picks N.S.A. Veteran to Fix Troubled Security Team

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 3:15am
Matt Olsen, the former general counselof the National Security Agency, will replace Joe Sullivan, who was fired after the disclosure of a data breach.

Feature: The Unlikely Activists Who Took On Silicon Valley — and Won

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 9:00pm
Facebook and Google made billions mining personal data, and fought off anyone who threatened to stop them. Then came a challenge in their own backyard.

Tesla Board Surprised by Elon Musk’s Tweet on Taking Carmaker Private

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 2:35pm
The chief executive is said to have written his Twitter post last week in haste. But he said Monday he had Saudi financial backing for a buyout plan.

Tech Tip: What Chrome Means by ‘Not Secure’

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 1:00am
Google’s recent update to the browser warns users when websites aren’t automatically protecting their communication.

Banks and Retailers Are Tracking How You Type, Swipe and Tap

Mon, 13/08/2018 - 9:00pm
Biometrics are moving way beyond fingerprints: To fight fraud, companies are building databases on people’s behaviors and movements.

Advertising: Google-Facebook Dominance Hurts Ad Tech Firms, Speeding Consolidation

Mon, 13/08/2018 - 3:09pm
The investment of venture capital money into ad tech start-ups is falling sharply, helping push a wave of acquisitions.

Richard Russell’s Flight Experience Before Stealing a Plane? ‘I Played Video Games’

Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:26am
Flight instructors and aviation experts were split on whether games and simulations could prepare someone to operate a real plane.

Strong Women on the March at Seattle Art Fair

Mon, 13/08/2018 - 5:02am
In a city where power, gender and technology converge, artists ask hard questions about diversity.