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Bits: The Week in Tech: Putting an A.I. Genie Back in Its Bottle

Sat, 18/05/2019 - 1:00am
San Francisco demonstrated that technologies believed to be damaging to citizens’ well-being can be curtailed.

The Ins and Outs of Knit Theory

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 9:00pm
For physicist Elisabetta Matsumoto, “knitting is coding,” and yarn is a programmable material.

Violent Japanese Mascot That Tickled John Oliver Is Suspended by Twitter

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 4:33pm
The mascot Chiitan, modeled on a real-life otter, drew notoriety for violent stunts that delighted social media users and the HBO comedian.

Trump’s Latest Move Takes Straight Shot at Huawei’s Business

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 1:28pm
By restricting the Chinese technology giant’s ability to buy American components, Washington could hamstring Huawei’s operations worldwide.

SpaceX Again Delays Starlink Internet Satellite Launch

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 1:09pm
Elon Musk’s company will wait until next week to test its system that aims to provide high-speed internet all over the world.

Pinterest Posts Narrower Loss, but Falls Short of Wall St. Estimates

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 11:38am
The digital pinboard company’s stock price tumbled in after-hours trading after its first earnings report as a public company.

SpaceX Delays Launch of Starlink Orbital Internet Satellites

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 11:35am
The mission is to be a test of the company’s ambitions to create a new line of business by connecting more parts of the world.

Matter: Scientists Created Bacteria With a Synthetic Genome. Is This Artificial Life?

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 3:06am
In a milestone for synthetic biology, colonies of E. coli thrive with DNA constructed from scratch by humans, not nature.

Huawei Is a Target as Trump Moves to Ban Foreign Telecom Gear

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 2:17am
The administration also announced that it had placed the company on a list of firms prevented from buying American parts and technologies without seeking approval.

The Man Behind San Francisco’s Facial Recognition Ban Is Working on More. Way More.

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 1:26am
Brian Hofer, a paralegal who drafted the ordinance, is pushing for anti-surveillance measures across California. He has already gotten more than two dozen approved.

How the Promise of a $120 Billion Uber I.P.O. Evaporated

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 1:23am
Uber’s offering was supposed to be a crowning moment for the ride-hailing company. But it suffered setback after setback and ultimately resulted in pointed questions for all involved.