It’s Now Amazon’s Turn in the Spotlight

The tech superpower faces hard questions over how it’s handling worker safety.

Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman Gamble $1.8 Billion on Quibi

Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman had to cancel a starry Hollywood party for their short-video platform…

‘Zoombombing’ Becomes a Dangerous Organized Effort

Zoom, the videoconferencing app, has become a target for harassment and abuse coordinated in private off-platform…

A Feature on Zoom Secretly Displayed Data From People’s LinkedIn Profiles

After an inquiry from Times reporters, Zoom said it would disable a data-mining feature that could…

Notion, Maker of Collaboration Software, Raises $50 Million

While many start-ups grapple with the fallout from the pandemic, this San Francisco company raised more…

How to Digitize Your Most Important Documents

If you have some spare time at home and want a productive project, consider creating a…

New York Attorney General Looks Into Zoom’s Privacy Practices

As the videoconferencing platform’s popularity has surged, Zoom has scrambled to address a series of data…

As Life Moves Online, an Older Generation Faces a Digital Divide

Uncomfortable with tech, many are struggling to use modern tools to keep up with friends and…

Nextdoor Pivots to Neighborliness

Homebound city dwellers are turning to a neighborhood app to connect, organize and help each other…

The Dos and Don’ts of Online Video Meetings

Do your co-workers really need to make their pets or toddlers part of the call? No.

Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

The social network is straining to deal with skyrocketing usage as its 45,000 employees work from…

Big Tech Could Emerge From Coronavirus Crisis Stronger Than Ever

Amazon is hiring aggressively to meet customer demand. Traffic has soared on Facebook and YouTube. And…

The Week in Tech: How to Stop Coronavirus ‘Doomsurfing’

The internet is a pretty scary place right now. Here are some ways to make it…

From Zoom University to the Zoom Party

Zoom is where we work, go to school and party these days.

Translating a Surveillance Tool into a Virus Tracker for Democracies

Health officials in Britain are building an app that would alert the people who have come…

The Coronavirus Crisis Is Showing Us How to Live Online

We’ve always hoped that our digital tools would create connections, not conflict. We have a chance…

The Tech Headaches of Working From Home and How to Remedy Them

From shoddy Wi-Fi to digital distractions, our tech can make remote work miserable. Here’s how to…

Pandemic Erodes Gig Economy Work

Gig companies promoted their flexible hours as an economic lifeline for workers. In the coronavirus outbreak,…

Why the N.Y.P.D. Dropped One of Its Oldest Crime-Fighting Tools

Officers’ most-used item since the 1800s isn’t the gun or handcuffs, but the handwritten activity log.…

How Much Are We Paying for Our Subscription Services? A Lot

The dollars are adding up fast. So here are some tips for pruning the subscriptions you…