Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries for Scarce A.I. Talent by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

Nearly all big tech companies have an artificial intelligence project, and they are willing to pay experts millions of dollars to help get it done.

Published: October 21, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Inside Amazon, Diversity Concerns Flare Up After Harassment Accusations by NICK WINGFIELD


By NICK WINGFIELD

Amazon’s handling of accusations of sexual harassment involving Roy Price, who ran its movie and television operations, has set off confusion, debate and finger-pointing.

Published: October 19, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Taking Your iTunes Library to Android by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Apple’s iTunes Store used to be more restrictive, but if you’ve purchased music there in the past eight years, you can play it more places.

Published: October 19, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Regulation Is Looming by FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC


By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC

In this week’s tech newsletter, the tech giants battle Washington’s regulatory fervor. Also, Lyft gets a lot of money, and Google may remake Toronto.

Published: October 19, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Lyft Raises $1 Billion From CapitalG, Finding an Ally in Alphabet by MIKE ISAAC and KATIE BENNER


By MIKE ISAAC and KATIE BENNER

The ride-hailing company added fresh capital to its coffers from the venture arm that was spun out of Google, as the battle to conquer transportation continues.

Published: October 18, 2017 at 02:00PM

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