Playing Catch-Up With Walmart, Amazon Offers Digital Grocery Pickup at Whole Foods
Amazon said its Whole Foods stores would let customers order groceries online and pick them up in person. Walmart already offers that service at...
Uber Hit With Cap as New York City Takes Lead in Crackdown
The City Council voted on Wednesday to cap Uber vehicles and other ride-hail services.
Tech Fix: The Internet Trolls Have Won. Sorry, There’s Not Much You Can Do.
When it comes to online comments and discourse and what you can do to limit their toxicity, you only have a certain amount of power. The real...
Tech We’re Using: Why ‘Fred’ Is the Best Friend of Economics Writers
Neil Irwin, who covers economics for The Upshot, often turns to “Fred,” a site full of economic data that is maintained by the Federal Reserve Bank...
Tech Tip: Give Long-Distance Windows Help From the Comfort of Your Own Home
Built-in utilities and third-party programs let you connect and control another computer so you can provide personal tech support to family and...
Why a Cap on Uber Would be a Major Blow for the Ride-Hail Giant
The New York City Council is expected to vote on Wednesday on a cap for Uber vehicles and other ride-hail services.
Disney Reports Earnings, but Focus Is on Its Streaming Service
Robert A. Iger, Disney’s chief executive, offered up few specifics about the service, but said its successful introduction would be the company’s...
Cybersecurity Firm Finds Way to Alter WhatsApp Messages
The Facebook-owned messaging service says it is still safe, and what Check Point Software discovered was a system operating as it was intended.
Snap’s Drop in Active Users Could Signal a Social Media Peak
The maker of Snapchat said it lost 3 million daily active users in the latest quarter, following similar drops or flattening growth from Facebook...
Gatekeepers or Censors? How Tech Manages Online Speech
The rules that Apple, Google, Facebook and Twitter follow in their roles as arbiters of online speech are often vague. Critics say they are arbitrary.
On Hunt for Content, AT&T Closes Deal for Chernin’s Otter Media
The company, which was owned by the Chernin Group and includes video and streaming offerings, was sold in a deal that values Otter at more than $1...
Elon Musk Says He’s Considering a Move to Take Tesla Private
The chief executive cited stock-market pressures as having an adverse effect. The announcement followed a report that a Saudi fund had taken a stake.