Meet the Men Who Will Defend Google, Facebook and Twitter Before Lawmakers by CECILIA KANG and DAI WAKABAYASHI


By CECILIA KANG and DAI WAKABAYASHI

Vice president and general counsel

Published: October 19, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Farhad and Nicole’s Week in Tech: Russia, Russia Everywhere by FARHAD MANJOO and NICOLE PERLROTH


By FARHAD MANJOO and NICOLE PERLROTH

In this week’s tech news roundup: How Israeli spies watched Russian spies watch Americans. Also, Facebook’s Russia problem continues.

Published: October 12, 2017 at 02:00PM

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How to Get Cortana to Keep Track of Your Favorite Teams by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Microsoft’s virtual assistant can round up all the news for your favorite sports teams, as long as you tell the software the ones you root for.

Published: October 12, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Tech Giants, Once Seen as Saviors, Are Now Viewed as Threats by DAVID STREITFELD


By DAVID STREITFELD

American tech companies positioned themselves as entities that brought positive change by connecting people and spreading information. Perceptions are shifting.

Published: October 11, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Your Computer: Should It Stay or Should It Go? by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

With proper care, your system can give you years of service, but your hardware and software might give you clues that the end is nigh.

Published: October 10, 2017 at 02:00PM

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The Frightful Five Want to Rule Entertainment. They Are Hitting Limits. by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

Apple, Google and other tech giants are pushing deeper into cultural industries — and stumbling in ways that suggest a certain cluelessness.

Published: October 10, 2017 at 02:00PM

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