‘Nerd,’ ‘Nonsmoker,’ ‘Wrongdoer’: How Might A.I. Label You?

When Tabong Kima checked his Twitter feed early Wednesday morning, the hashtag of the moment was…

Facebook Says It Has Suspended ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Apps

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook said on Friday that it had suspended “tens of thousands” of apps…

The Week in Tech: An Emerging Twist on Antitrust

ImageLawmakers in Congress this week pressed regulators to be more aggressive in investigating the power of…

Uber and Lyft Drivers Gain Labor Clout, With Help From an App

When California lawmakers passed a worker-protection bill essentially requiring Uber and Lyft to treat drivers as…

How Telecommuting Has Changed Real Estate

As wireless technology changes how and where people do their jobs, giving many the freedom to…

Bezos and Zuckerberg Take Their Pitches to Washington

WASHINGTON — Two of the technology industry’s leading figures descended on Washington on Thursday as their…

There’s a New iPod Touch. Yes, in 2019, and Yes, It’s Worth Looking at.

It’s one thing for Apple to announce a new iPhone. We expect a new one each…

The Family Minivan as Reporting Tool

How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives?…

Lawmakers Urge Aggressive Action From Regulators on Big Tech

WASHINGTON — Senators pressed top antitrust regulators on Tuesday to aggressively investigate the power of the…

Facebook Expands Definition of Terrorist Organizations to Limit Extremism

Facebook on Tuesday announced a series of changes to limit hate speech and extremism on the…

Chicago School Professor Fights ‘Chicago School’ Beliefs That Abet Big Tech

Convocation speeches are usually filled with inspiring life lessons or sage advice, but this year’s graduating…

House Antitrust Panel Seeks Documents From 4 Big Tech Firms

A House committee investigating Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google over possible antitrust violations on Friday sent…

The Week in Tech: Silicon Valley’s Alternate Reality

Each week, we review the week’s news, offering analysis about the most important developments in the…

Facebook Suspends Netanyahu Campaign Bot for Hate Speech

JERUSALEM — Facebook suspended a chatbot operated by the official account of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu…

Google Settles With U.S. Labor Agency Over Employees’ Speech

WASHINGTON — Google said Thursday that it had reached a settlement with the National Labor Relations…