Tesla's new backer: Everything you need to know
Chinese tech and gaming giant Tencent has bought a $1.8 billion stake in Elon Musk's Tesla.
Galaxy S8 launch: The pressure's on for Samsung
After the Note 7 debacle, the pressure will be on Samsung when it launches is eagerly-anticipated S8 smartphone Wednesday. Here’s what to expect.
Drones could use an invisible license plate to track unauthorized flights
How do you tell who flew an unmanned aerial vehicle into a restricted area? DJI suggests a radio tag system could be a solution that respects legal...
Tech We're Using: He Turned His Home Into a Reality Television Show
The Times’s tech columnist, Farhad Manjoo, grapples with technology’s shortcomings yet embraces it to an extreme degree at home.
House Approves Bill to Overturn FCC Privacy Rule
House lawmakers voted to overturn an Obama-era privacy rule for broadband providers, buoying telecommunications firms but potentially muddying...
Congress Moves to Overturn Obama-Era Online Privacy Rules
Following the Senate, the House voted to dismantle rules requiring broadband providers to get permission before collecting data on a user’s online...
At BlackRock, Machines Are Rising Over Managers to Pick Stocks
BlackRock is merging many actively managed mutual funds with peers that rely more on algorithms and models to pick stocks.
House votes to block Obama-era online privacy rule
The House voted Tuesday to block online privacy regulations issued during the final months of the Obama administration, a first step toward...
SEC Deals Bitcoin ETF Plans Another Setback
The Securities and Exchange Commission delivered the second blow this month to the concept of an exchange-traded fund based on the digital currency...
Swipe by Swipe, Chinese Smartphone Users Flock to Risky Investments
U.S. companies have long imagined the potential of crowdsourcing, but it’s actually happening in China. A million companies in China have turned to...
BlackRock Bets on Robots to Improve Its Stock Picking
BlackRock unveiled an overhaul of its actively managed equities business that will include job losses, pricing changes and a greater emphasis on...
Congress just killed Internet privacy protections
The House voted to repeal Internet privacy protections. The future of online privacy is now in President Trump's hands.