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Tencent, the Chinese Internet Giant, Stumbles. Beijing Gets the Blame1h 10m Updated Tencent, the Chinese Internet Giant, Stumbles. Beijing Gets the Blame
Bureaucratic reshuffling made it difficult for the company, an emblem of Chinese innovation, to get approvals to make money off new games, hurting earnings.
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Robot learning could manipulate children - researchers1h 44m Robot learning could manipulate children - researchers
Young children can be influenced by robots more successfully than adults, even when the robots are obviously wrong, according to a new study.
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Apple to launch Apple Car by 2025 - report2h Apple to launch Apple Car by 2025 - report
Apple will launch an augmented reality (AR) headset and an Apple Car by 2025, according to a report by a company analyst.
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How Grand Theft Auto created a virtual underground clubbing scene2h How Grand Theft Auto created a virtual underground clubbing scene
After Hours has put four real-life DJs – Solomun, Dixon, Tale of US and the Black Madonna – at the heart of its offering online to ‘introduce people to cool music’
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Nokia 8110 4G review: a nostalgia trip too far4h Nokia 8110 4G review: a nostalgia trip too far
The original was made famous by The Matrix, and some might want to drop this reboot out of the nearest window too The new Nokia 8110 4G is the latest nostalgia trip from HMD Global, but is it more than just a remake of
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Cisco Extends Growth Streak on Strong Software Sales4h Updated Cisco Extends Growth Streak on Strong Software Sales
Cisco Systems on Wednesday reported its third-consecutive quarter of revenue growth, evidence the networking-gear maker’s move to build up its software business is paying off.
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Tech Giant Tencent Caught in Chinese Regulatory Trap5h Updated Tech Giant Tencent Caught in Chinese Regulatory Trap
Chinese tech titan Tencent Holdings reports a rare profit decline and disappointing sales as the internet giant struggles with regulatory hurdles for its gaming business.
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SEC Sends Subpoena to Tesla in Probe Over Musk Tweets5h Updated SEC Sends Subpoena to Tesla in Probe Over Musk Tweets
Federal regulators have subpoenaed Tesla, ramping up an investigation into Chief Executive Elon Musk’s tweet last week that he had secured funding to take the electric-car maker private.
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Starboard Seeks Five Board Seats at Symantec5h Starboard Seeks Five Board Seats at Symantec
Activist investor Starboard Value LP has taken a position in the cybersecurity company and privately nominated five directors to its 11-person board in July.
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Tech Fix: Are Targeted Ads Stalking You? Here’s How to Make Them Stop7h Tech Fix: Are Targeted Ads Stalking You? Here’s How to Make Them Stop
Ever been haunted by an online ad for an item you researched or bought? Targeted ads were designed to follow you around everywhere. Here’s how to banish them.
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For 9 Hours, Cubans Got Internet in an Unusual Place: Everywhere7h Updated For 9 Hours, Cubans Got Internet in an Unusual Place: Everywhere
In order to post a picture to Facebook or send an email, Cubans must buy an access card and find a public hot spot. But a recent test hinted that this may soon change.
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Facebook struggling to end hate speech in Myanmar, investigation finds8h Updated Facebook struggling to end hate speech in Myanmar, investigation finds
Misinformation has lead to violent attacks against Rohingya but report says company has been slow to respond Facebook’s efforts to crack down on hate speech in Myanmar, which has contributed to violent attacks against the minority Muslim population, have been inadequate, according to a
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Uber’s Losses Continue in Its March Toward an I.P.O.10h Uber’s Losses Continue in Its March Toward an I.P.O.
Uber’s latest quarterly results indicate little change to its financial trajectory under Dara Khosrowshahi, who took over a year ago.
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As Chinese internet Giant Tencent Stumbles, Beijing Gets the Blame11h Updated As Chinese internet Giant Tencent Stumbles, Beijing Gets the Blame
Bureaucratic reshuffling made it difficult for the company, an emblem of Chinese innovation, to get approvals to make money off new games, hurting earnings.
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Tech Fix: Are Targeted Ads Stalking You? Here’s How to Make Them Stop.13h Tech Fix: Are Targeted Ads Stalking You? Here’s How to Make Them Stop.
Ever been haunted by an online ad for an item you researched or bought? Targeted ads were designed to follow you around everywhere. Here’s how to banish them.
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Uber narrows losses but growth slows13h Uber narrows losses but growth slows
The firm is under pressure to become more profitable ahead of a planned IPO in 2019.
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Twitter suspends Alex Jones for one week13h Updated Twitter suspends Alex Jones for one week
The InfoWars conspiracy theorist is reported to have posted a link to a video that broke Twitter's rules.
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Twitter Suspends Alex Jones and Infowars for Seven Days14h Twitter Suspends Alex Jones and Infowars for Seven Days
Twitter said a tweet by Mr. Jones violated its rules against inciting violence. The move was Twitter’s harshest against Mr. Jones and his company.
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Saudi Arabia Goes High-Tech in Approach to Investing14h Updated Saudi Arabia Goes High-Tech in Approach to Investing
Crown Prince Mohammed and his sovereign-wealth fund, weighing whether to be part of a deal to take Tesla private, have become a pivotal global investor. But some Saudis worry impulsive bets on future technologies could jeopardize the wealth of future generations.
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Strictly Come Dancing: Graeme Swann joins line-up14h Updated Strictly Come Dancing: Graeme Swann joins line-up
The former England cricketer becomes the sixth celebrity contestant to be confirmed so far.
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Public Radio Networks to Merge in Big Bet on Podcasts15h Updated Public Radio Networks to Merge in Big Bet on Podcasts
Public-radio companies PRX and PRI are merging in a bid to capitalize on the surging popularity of podcasts and other digital formats as listeners and content creators migrate away from traditional broadcast radio.
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Uber’s Losses Continue in March Toward Initial Public Offering15h Uber’s Losses Continue in March Toward Initial Public Offering
Uber’s latest quarterly results indicate little change to its financial trajectory under Dara Khosrowshahi, who took over a year ago.
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T-Mobile Forges Deals With Pandora, Live Nation16h Updated T-Mobile Forges Deals With Pandora, Live Nation
T-Mobile US Inc. said it will give customers free music and perks from Pandora Media and Live Nation Entertainment, the latest in a string of sweeteners from carriers seeking to offer more than wireless service alone.
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Alex Jones kicked off Twitter for seven days17h Alex Jones kicked off Twitter for seven days
Far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has been kicked off Twitter for a week after breaking abusive behaviour rules.
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Twitter Suspends Alex Jones Over New Tweet18h Updated Twitter Suspends Alex Jones Over New Tweet
Twitter suspended far-right talk-show host Alex Jones for violating the social media company’s policies, a reversal amid intensifying public scrutiny and criticism of Mr. Jones’s posts on the platform.
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For Online Daters, Women Peak at 18 While Men Peak at 50, Study Finds. Oy.18h Updated For Online Daters, Women Peak at 18 While Men Peak at 50, Study Finds. Oy.
The study, which looked at nearly 200,000 users, also showed that a man’s desirability increased with greater education. For women, it was another story.
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Tech We’re Using: <div>When You Track Oreos, Exercise and Everything Else</div>18h Tech We’re Using:
When You Track Oreos, Exercise and Everything Else
Tim Herrera, editor of The New York Times’s Smarter Living section, does not believe the answer to happiness is less technology. Here’s why.
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Tencent Disappoints on Earnings as Games Face Regulatory Hurdles19h Updated Tencent Disappoints on Earnings as Games Face Regulatory Hurdles
The Chinese tech titan reports disappointing revenue and profit as the Chinese internet giant struggles with regulatory hurdles for its gaming business.
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Sadiq Khan wants to restrict number of Uber drivers in London21h Sadiq Khan wants to restrict number of Uber drivers in London
London mayor says cap on new licences would mean less congestion The London mayor is seeking powers to limit the number of
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Reddit sleuth helps in hit-and-run case22h Reddit sleuth helps in hit-and-run case
Police made an arrest in a fatal hit-and-run case after a Reddit sleuth identifies obscure car part.
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Wi-fi could be used to detect weapons and bombs22h Wi-fi could be used to detect weapons and bombs
A US study has tested out a suspicious object detection system based on ordinary wi-fi.
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Musk Tweets Another Surprise, Naming Tesla Advisers23h Updated Musk Tweets Another Surprise, Naming Tesla Advisers
The electric-car maker’s CEO again caught the financial world by surprise with a tweet about his desire to take the company private, revealing a list of advisers before arrangements with all of them were completed.
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Cisco Aims to Keep Revenue Growth Rolling24h Cisco Aims to Keep Revenue Growth Rolling
Cisco Systems is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday. Here’s what to watch.
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25h Tech Tip: The Mobile Virtual Network Operator Will Connect You Now
What’s a M.V.N.O.? It’s typically a smaller wireless carrier that offers inexpensive service plans but gets its network signals from a bigger company.
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Kevin Durant, Will Smith Top the Lineup for a New Venture-Capital Fund26h Updated Kevin Durant, Will Smith Top the Lineup for a New Venture-Capital Fund
Silicon Valley stalwart Andreessen Horowitz is launching a novel effort to boost diversity in tech: an exclusive new fund targeted at black celebrities, athletes and media figures.
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Strictly Come Dancing: Capital DJ Vick Hope joins line-up27h Strictly Come Dancing: Capital DJ Vick Hope joins line-up
The commercial station's breakfast DJ is the fifth celebrity contestant to be confirmed so far.
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Elon Musk Tweets Another Surprise, Saying Goldman and Silver Lake Are Tesla Advisers27h Updated Elon Musk Tweets Another Surprise, Saying Goldman and Silver Lake Are Tesla Advisers
The electric-car maker’s CEO again caught the financial world by surprise with a tweet about his desire to take the company private, revealing a list of advisers before arrangements with all of them were completed.
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How a Fake Group on Facebook Created Real Protests27h Updated How a Fake Group on Facebook Created Real Protests
The Black Elevation page held rallies, posted videos and encouraged the fight against racism. Whoever ran it even interviewed a job applicant.
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Tencent Game Plan: Make a Play for Esports Domination28h Updated Tencent Game Plan: Make a Play for Esports Domination
Tencent, the world’s largest videogame company by revenue, is raising its bet on the fast-growing industry of esports.
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29h Updated Tech Tip: Make Your Own Message Folders in Windows 10
If the standard set of folders that comes with the Windows 10 Mail program are not enough, you add and delete your own.
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