When a Tech Reporter Doesn’t Use Much Tech by DAVID STREITFELD


By DAVID STREITFELD

David Streitfeld has covered technology for years for The Times. He thinks the Luddites are misunderstood.

Published: July 17, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Microsoft Urges Congress to Regulate Use of Facial Recognition by NATASHA SINGER


By NATASHA SINGER

Amid a growing call for governments to rein in the use of the technology, Microsoft became the first tech giant to join the chorus.

Published: July 12, 2018 at 02:00PM

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How Online Hobbyists Can Reaffirm Your Faith in the Internet by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

Much of the internet feels terrible. But using the web to learn an offline hobby can give you a glimpse of a healthier relationship with your digital devices.

Published: July 10, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Cisco Chief Executive’s New Mantra: Simplify Computer Networks by DON CLARK


By DON CLARK

Chuck Robbins’s strategy is giving a Silicon Valley giant — one that used to benefit from technological complexity — momentum despite the growth of cloud computing.

Published: July 9, 2018 at 02:00PM

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The Week in Tech: Facebook Is Disinvited From July Fourth Barbecues by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

Facebook’s bad news cycle doesn’t seem to be coming to an end anytime soon, with broadened federal investigations and organizations still using the social network to foment noise.

Published: July 5, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Employee Uprisings Sweep Many Tech Companies. Not Twitter. by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

Many tech workers are forcing their employers to reconsider how their products are being used by the federal government. When will that activism begin at Twitter?

Published: July 3, 2018 at 02:00PM

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