Dai and Jack’s Week in Tech: Don’t Trust the Internet by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and JACK NICAS


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and JACK NICAS

Why the internet is full of lies and why the problem isn’t getting fixed are big questions few in the tech industry seem eager to answer.

Published: February 22, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Limiting the Influence of Tech When You Report on It by NATASHA SINGER


By NATASHA SINGER

How Natasha Singer, a tech reporter at The Times, uses tech when she chronicles the industry’s effect on education, privacy and our health.

Published: February 20, 2018 at 02:00PM

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In an Era of ‘Smart’ Things, Sometimes Dumb Stuff Is Better by BRIAN X. CHEN


By BRIAN X. CHEN

It can be tempting to hook up everything you love to the internet. But take a moment to appreciate some of the objects that can remain unplugged.

Published: February 20, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Signing Your Name in Digital Ink by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

If you need to electronically sign PDF files, annotation tools built into popular programs let you scrawl your name right on the screen.

Published: February 20, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Measuring and Managing Your Cellular Data Use by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

High-speed broadband is plentiful in most cities, but for those out in the country with only metered cellular connections, every megabyte counts.

Published: February 11, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Welcome to the Post-Text Future by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

The internet was born in text. Now, video and audio are ascendant, writing is being left behind, and everything will be different.

Published: February 8, 2018 at 02:00PM

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