Using New Space-Saving Photo Files by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

With the latest updates for its Macs and mobile devices, Apple has added support for new image and video formats while keeping things compatible.

Published: October 17, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Google Serves Fake News Ads in an Unlikely Place: Fact-Checking Sites by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and LINDA QIU


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and LINDA QIU

Google is placing ads linking to blatantly false stories on Snopes and PolitiFact, fact-checking sites created precisely to dispel such falsehoods.

Published: October 16, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Google’s Pixel 2 Smartphone Is a Powerful Extravagance by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

Google’s new Pixel 2 phone is clearly impressive, according to our reviewer. But whether that makes the device worth buying is another matter.

Published: October 16, 2017 at 02:00PM

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