Ikea Arrives in India, Tweaking Its Products but Not Its Vibe
The Swedish furniture giant opens in Hyderabad, India, this week. To appeal to customers, it is cutting prices, offering assembly and selling samosas.
Free Speech Scholars to Alex Jones: You’re Not Protected
The scholars, writing in a recent defamation suit, argued that much of what Mr. Jones of Infowars has said online does not deserve First Amendment...
Tech Tip: How Your Screen Knows to Spin
Meet the accelerometer, a small sensor in your device that knows which way is up and how fast you’re driving.
Judge in AT&T Case Ignored ‘Economics and Common Sense,’ Government Says
The Justice Department’s argument is the start of its second attempt to stop the $85.4 billion merger between AT&T and Time Warner.
The New New World: A Generation Grows Up in China Without Google, Facebook or Twitter
Many foreign internet giants are blocked, leaving some young Chinese to wonder what those services even are — and reinforcing Beijing’s ideological...
Apple, Facebook and YouTube Remove Content From Alex Jones and Infowars
Technology firms move to curb one of the loudest voices in conspiracy theories, fueling further debate over free speech online.
Tech Tip: The Swim Test for Smartphones
How waterproof is your device? An international standard measures a gadget’s ability to withstand dips and dunks — as well as dust and dirt.
‘The Beginning of a Wave’: A.I. Tiptoes Into the Workplace
Artificial intelligence software is making its presence felt in subtle ways, in an unglamorous place: the back office.
Disney’s Streaming Service Starts to Come Into Focus
Ricky Strauss, a successful marketer, has been given oversight of original films and TV shows for Disney’s coming streaming service. Does he have...
Cities’ Offers for Amazon Base Are Secrets Even to Many City Leaders
As Amazon continues its search for its second headquarters, some city officials wonder what was offered and how much it will cost taxpayers.
The Future Is ... Personal Ads?
A queer online dating community has formed around an old-school format for hookups.
Peloton’s New Infusion Made It a $4 Billion Company in 6 Years
The fitness company selling stationary bikes and subscriptions to live classes once confused investors. Now, after new financing of $550 million,...