TikTok’s Chief Is on a Mission to Prove It’s Not a Menace

Alex Zhu, the head of the Chinese-owned viral video app, is trying to assuage Washington’s fears.…

‘No One Believes Anything’: Voters Worn Out by a Fog of Political News

In upstate New York, Travis Trudell got an alert on his phone Wednesday morning telling him…

Conservative Groups Are Teaming Up to Defend Trump, and Raise Money

WASHINGTON — On the day of House Democrats’ first public impeachment hearing into President Trump this…

What Ads Are Political? Twitter Struggles With a Definition

SAN FRANCISCO — The Alzheimer’s Association, a health care advocacy group, recently spent more than $200,000…

Can FaZe Clan Build a Billion-Dollar Business?

They already make every moment into consumable content. What can it become?

Whistle-Blower’s Name Keeps Evading Facebook and YouTube Defenses

The sites said they would delete posts that include the purported name of the Ukraine whistle-blower.…

English soccer’s anti-racism head grapples with being abused

LONDON (AP) — If Sanjay Bhandari was in any doubt about a key challenge he faces…

Sean Spicer Ousted From ‘Dancing With the Stars’

He tried to dance. He wore a floofy neon top. And for eight weeks, Sean Spicer…

Facebook’s New Role as News Publisher Brings New Scrutiny

A quarrel arises over a newsletter’s attempt to tie Campbell Brown, Facebook’s news head, to articles…

On the Internet, No One Knows You’re Not Rich. Except This Account.

It’s easy to look successful on Instagram. Now, getting caught out is easy too.

‘If Those Were Pictures of You, You Would Understand’

Two sisters talk candidly about their lives after being sexually abused as children. It has been…

Spyware Maker NSO Promises Reform but Keeps Snooping

Recent revelations in India show that the threat from the company’s spyware to activists and journalists…

The Week in Tech: TikTok Is in Trouble

The video app has been a runaway success around the world. But U.S. lawmakers have recently…

Do You Want to Be Touched?

Yoga students and teachers are finally grappling with unwanted touch — and the darker history of…

Tech’s Environmental Impact and What You Can Do About It

There are many eco-conscious steps to take around your tech, says John Schwartz, a climate reporter.…

Donald Trump Jr. and Hosts of ‘The View’ Clash

An appearance by Donald Trump Jr. on ABC’s “The View” to promote his new book quickly…

Trump’s Twitter War Room Aims Its Punches at Decorated Colonel

Days after a decorated Army lieutenant colonel offered damaging testimony about President Trump’s conduct on a…

Kim Kardashian West and Kris Jenner (Plus Kanye West!) Talk About Their Empire, Jesus and Donald Trump

Candid talk about the multipronged Kardashian family business, from today at The New York Times DealBook…

Former Twitter Employees Charged With Spying for Saudi Arabia

The Justice Department’s charges raised questions about the security of technology companies.

California Sues Facebook for Documents as State Reveals Privacy Investigation

The state said Facebook had resisted or ignored dozens of requests for documents and internal correspondence…