Bits: Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: Apple’s Big Media Bet and More Uber Drama
Two Times reporters discuss the latest events of the technology world, focusing this week on Apple, Uber and how tech companies took action against...
Judge Says Waymo Can Tell Jurors That Uber Withheld Evidence
A new ruling in a bitter legal battle over the future of driverless car technology could hurt Uber when the case goes to trial.
Infosys Chief Quits After Battle With Founders
Vishal Sikka’s departure from the Indian technology giant comes just months after a similar struggle at the top of the Tata Group, a powerful...
Trilobites: Taking Photos Won’t Take You Out of the Moment, Study Suggests
Tempted to grab that once-in-a-lifetime eclipse snapshot? Feel free: Taking pictures helps people engage with and remember experiences more deeply,...
Tech Tip: Finding Your iPad Backup Files
If you opt to skip the cloud when it comes to backing up your iOS devices, you can store and manage the files through iTunes on your computer.
For Uber, a Quiet Investor Becomes a Sudden Thorn
Benchmark, a venerable Silicon Valley start-up investor, is caught in a bitter public brawl with Uber’s co-founder, Travis Kalanick. It’s an...
A 2:15 Alarm, 2 Trains and a Bus Get Her to Work by 7 A.M.
Like many in the housing-starved San Francisco region, Sheila James has moved far inland, gaining affordable space at the price of a brutal commute.
Tech Tip: Creating PDF Files on Your Phone
Recent versions of the Android and iOS mobile operating systems let you make your own PDF files from emails, web pages and more.
As Alibaba’s Profit Surges, Its Shares Catch Up With U.S. Online Giants’
Investors are beginning to value the e-commerce giant and Tencent, its rival, on par with Facebook and Amazon as their sway in China grows.
Hackers Briefly Take Over HBO Twitter Accounts
Although the damage appeared limited to a few taunting posts, it came after a string of deeper, but apparently unrelated, breaches.
Using YouTube as an Accelerant for Video Games
Getting YouTubers or Twitch streamers to share their thoughts on a new game can have a powerful effect on its success.
Tech We’re Using: The Technology Our Personal Finance Columnist Trusts His Money With
The Times’s Your Money columnist on his favorite finance apps, the gadgets he would love to dream into existence and his Spotify singalong sessions.