Tencent Music Plans IPO; Valuation Could Exceed $25 Billion
Tencent Music, China’s largest music-streaming company, is preparing what would be one of the largest tech IPOs ever following the successful debut...
Amazon's Typical Worker Is in a Warehouse Making $28,446
Median pay at Amazon reveals the predominantly blue-collar nature of its workforce, which sets it apart from tech peers Facebook, Apple and...
Who Has More of Your Personal Data Than Facebook? Try Google
Google’s data-gathering empire is bigger and more pervasive than Facebook’s—and while it hasn’t been plagued by scandal, it can’t evade scrutiny...
U.S.-China Trade War Is Bad News for Google's Expansion
The barring of Chinese smartphone maker ZTE by the U.S. government from working with American companies is an unforeseen challenge for Google in a...
China's Xi Jinping Outlines Vision For Future as Technology Power
Chinese President Xi Jinping outlined an updated vision for China’s future as an internet and technology power, pledging more state support for...
'God of War': How Sony Rebooted an Already Successful Franchise
Greek god antihero Kratos takes to parenting in the franchise reboot, which enters more emotive, cinematic territory.
GM Veteran Joins Race for the Next Tesla
Deep-pocketed investors looking to create the next Tesla are turning to seasoned automotive executives for help making sense of the complicated and...
Want Our Personal Data? Pay for It
The posting, tagging and uploading that we do online may be fun, but it’s labor too, and we should be compensated for it.
Smarter Cities and Safer Self-Driving Cars: Imagining Life in 5G
We’re on the brink of a breakthrough in wireless technology: 5G mobile internet, which will put the speed of a fiber connection in everything from...
U.S. Probes Wireless Carriers' Work on SIM Card Alternative
The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether U.S. wireless carriers and an industry trade group teamed up to make it harder for cellphone...
Facebook Has a New Data Policy---Here's the Short Version
Facebook just updated and expanded its data policy in light of the company’s recent scandals.
American Hustle: ZTE's Surprise U.S. Success, Now Under Threat
In the five years since ZTE was branded a national-security threat by U.S. lawmakers, the Chinese telecom giant has quietly been building its own...