Amazon Kept HQ2 Under Wraps Using These Code Names
Amazon.com maintained secrecy among the 20 cities vying for its HQ2 operations by naming them after important corporate stakeholders—employees’ dogs.
Old-School Watchmakers Get Smart to Counter Apple
Watchmakers, caught off guard by the success of Apple’s smartwatch, are now trying to keep pace with changing customer tastes by introducing...
Zuckerberg Defends Company in Friday Meeting with Employees
Facebook’s co-founder and other executives, including Sheryl Sandberg, answered employees’ questions after a New York Times investigation of the...
Facebook Fallout Ruptures Democrats’ Longtime Alliance With Silicon Valley
Tech giants have found key allies among Democrats for years, a bond strengthened through mutual interests and campaign donations. But a year of...
Cheaper home internet, secret Amazon coupons and more: Tech Q&A
Is there a way to clean out all the cache, search history and call logs from my phone? I think this will speed up my phone.
Actual Silicon Valley Startup Gets Inspiration From HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Startup
Richard Hendricks’s Pied Piper, which is realistic but fictional, has inspired a real company, WaveOne, to perfect the technology from the show; ‘a...
What's the Next Big Thing in Tech? It's Up to Us
How quickly we’ll see flying cars, robot workers, data-privacy rules, Chinese world domination and the end of car ownership depends less on the...
Nvidia Grapples With Cryptocurrency Miners' Exit
The previous stockpiling habits of cryptocurrency miners have left Nvidia to battle with excess graphics-card inventory.
Google's Cloud-Computing Boss Steps Down
Google said its top cloud-computing executive is departing the company and will be replaced by a former executive of business software rival Oracle...
Computer Flubs Left Vets Short of Housing Benefits
A Department of Veterans Affairs computer system botched calculations for GI Bill benefits, leaving thousands of student veterans without full...
U.S. Is Optimistic It Will Prosecute WikiLeaks's Assange
The Justice Department is preparing to prosecute WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and is increasingly optimistic it will be able to get him into a...
Why PCs Still Compute
What many think of as a fading business has been a bright spot in tech.