One Surprise Standout for Uber: Food Delivery by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

Despite a late start, the company’s foray into delivering food, a cutthroat $100 billion-plus service industry, eclipses ride hailing in some markets.

Published: September 22, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Push for Gender Equality in Tech? Some Men Say It’s Gone Too Far by NELLIE BOWLES


By NELLIE BOWLES

After revelations of harassment and bias in Silicon Valley, a backlash is growing against the women in tech movement. “It’s a witch hunt,” they say.

Published: September 22, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Facebook Drops Stock Reclassification That Would Have Solidified Zuckerberg’s Control by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

The social network’s board withdrew a stock reclassification proposal after a shareholder suit that would have put Mr. Zuckerberg in a courtroom.

Published: September 21, 2017 at 02:00PM

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On Russian Meddling, Mark Zuckerberg Follows a Familiar Playbook by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

Mr. Zuckerberg’s modus operandi as a leader is to fix things long after they have broken, rather than to prevent problems in the first place.

Published: September 21, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Resolutions for the Big (and Small) Screens by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Many online services now offer three levels of picture quality for videos, but be sure to choose the best one for your device.

Published: September 21, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: A Very Bad Week for Digital Giants by FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC


By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC

Apple’s Watch has a bug, Facebook might be undermining democracy, and Amazon is telling us how to make bombs. Tech news is weird right now.

Published: September 21, 2017 at 02:00PM

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