YouTube Adds More Scrutiny to Top-Tier Videos by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

A policy update aims to prevent advertisements from appearing next to troublesome content.

Published: January 15, 2018 at 02:00PM

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22 Attorneys General Sue to Block Net Neutrality Repeal by CECILIA KANG


By CECILIA KANG

Led by Eric Schneiderman of New York, the attorneys general said the rollback of so-called net neutrality rules were “arbitrary and capricious.”

Published: January 15, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Senate Democrats Push for a Net Neutrality Vote. Do They Have a Chance? by CECILIA KANG


By CECILIA KANG

Even if a Senate vote happens, Democrats will have trouble restoring internet rules that the Federal Communications Commission repealed in December.

Published: January 15, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Alexa, We’re Still Trying to Figure Out What to Do With You by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and NICK WINGFIELD


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and NICK WINGFIELD

Many people use digital assistants for the basics, like the weather forecast or music. It’s a long way from the digital home envisioned by their makers.

Published: January 14, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Keeping Up With the Meltdown and Spectre Bugs by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Companies have rushed to create patches for Meltdown and Spectre — two new major security vulnerabilities — but not everything has gone smoothly.

Published: January 14, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Big Bets on A.I. Open a New Frontier for Chip Start-Ups, Too by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

Forty-five young companies are building processors just for artificial intelligence. At least five have raised more than $100 million from investors.

Published: January 13, 2018 at 02:00PM

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