You Don’t Have to Be a Journalist to Want to Keep Chats Private by KATE CONGER


By KATE CONGER

It’s easy to leave behind digital evidence when talking to sources — or to friends. Here’s how Kate Conger, a tech reporter, reduces that exposure.

Published: November 20, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Record and Share Your Family History in 5 Steps by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Holiday gatherings offer a great time to create a multimedia digital archive of interviews with your relatives so they can share their memories with the current — and future — branches of the tree.

Published: November 20, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Somali Workers in Minnesota Force Amazon to Negotiate by KAREN WEISE


By KAREN WEISE

Labor organizers and researchers said they had not heard of Amazon previously coming to the table after worker pressure, even for private discussions.

Published: November 19, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Needing Growth, Uber Returns to Germany. This Time on Best Behavior. by ADAM SATARIANO


By ADAM SATARIANO

Uber retreated from many towns in Germany in 2015 after battling regulators. Now the ride-hailing company has re-entered the city of Düsseldorf.

Published: November 18, 2018 at 02:00PM

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In ‘Digital India,’ Government Hands Out Free Phones to Win Votes by VINDU GOEL and SUHASINI RAJ


By VINDU GOEL and SUHASINI RAJ

The leaders of one Indian state gave 2.9 million smartphones to residents, then used them to campaign for re-election. Others may copy the model.

Published: November 17, 2018 at 02:00PM

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