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  1. How to Fight Health ‘Cures’ Online News Desk, Yesterday

    Junk health information that preys on people’s fears spreads online. Here’s how we can stamp it out.

  2. Massachusetts Sues Uber and Lyft Over the Status of Drivers Business, Yesterday

    A lawsuit by the state’s attorney general adds to pressure on the companies to consider their drivers full employees.

  3. Disabled Do-It-Yourselfers Lead Way to Technology Gains Special Sections, Yesterday

    So long to overhyped innovations. Hello to tech that embeds accessibility into everyday devices.

  4. YouTube’s Factory Workers Are Angry News Desk, July 13

    There’s a power imbalance between the internet companies and those who make the posts and videos.

  5. The Pandemic Has Accelerated Demands for a More Skilled Work Force Business, July 13

    Even groups that regularly disagree on labor issues said there should be significant public investment in programs that can upgrade the skills of American workers.

  6. Bottleneck for U.S. Coronavirus Response: The Fax Machine Upshot, July 13

    Before public health officials can manage the pandemic, they must deal with a broken data system that sends incomplete results in formats they can’t easily use.

  7. How May Google Fight an Antitrust Case? Look at This Little-Noticed Paper Business, July 13

    A document sent by the search giant to Australian regulators argues that the company doesn’t control enough of the digital ad industry to overcharge customers or block competitors.

  8. An Evangelist for Remote Work Sees the Rest of the World Catch On Sunday Business, July 12

    Matt Mullenweg, the founder of Automattic, which runs the publishing platform WordPress, says working remotely is “good for the environment” and “good for the economy.”

  9. Trump Claims Credit for 2018 Cyberattack on Russia Washington, July 11

    The move was intended to deter Russians from interfering in the midterm elections, and serve as a test of America’s capability to protect the 2020 elections.

  10. Facebook Said to Consider Banning Political Ads Business, July 10

    The social network has been under intense pressure for allowing misinformation and hate speech to spread on its site.

  11. U.S. Will Impose Tariffs on French Goods in Response to Tech Tax Washington, July 10

    The Trump administration said it would impose 25 percent tariffs on some French goods but will delay collection of the levies.

  12. Amazon Backtracks From Demand That Employees Delete TikTok Business, July 10

    TikTok, owned by the Chinese company ByteDance, has been under scrutiny as a potential national security threat.

  13. Sports in a Pandemic Don’t All Stink News Desk, July 10

    Virtual cycling offers lessons for how other sports can appeal to fans leading increasingly digital lives.

  14. Can Facebook Ever Stop the Drama? News Desk, July 9

    How Facebook’s most recent crisis started, and what it says about the company’s role in our lives.

  15. Stocks That Could Thrive in a Post-Pandemic World Sunday Business, July 9

    Life will return to ‘normal,’ but not entirely. Here are some suggestions for investing in a changed world.

  16. Ninja Played Fortnite on YouTube, and the Gaming World Lost Its Mind Business, July 8

    The buzz that Tyler Blevins, also known as Ninja, generated by streaming on a new platform showed the power famous content creators have in the video game industry.

  17. Robinhood Has Lured Young Traders, Sometimes With Devastating Results Business, July 8

    Its users buy and sell the riskiest financial products and do so more frequently than customers at other retail brokerage firms, but their inexperience can lead to staggering losses.

  18. Facebook Removes Roger Stone for Ties to Fake Accounts Business, July 8

    The social network said the fake accounts were active around the 2016 presidential election.

  19. The Tech Giants’ Invisible Helpers News Desk, July 8

    Why we should all care who controls the invisible infrastructure of the global internet.

  20. How to Buy Tech That Lasts and Lasts Business, July 8

    All of our tech products will one day become obsolete, but here are some strategies to buying gadgets that you can enjoy for many years.

  21. What Counts as a Streaming Hit? A Start-Up May Have Answers Business, July 8

    Unlike Nielsen, which measure audience size, Parrot Analytics says it can track viewer enthusiasm. That’s more important to subscription services.

  22. Virus-Tracing Apps Are Rife With Problems. Governments Are Rushing to Fix Them. Business, July 8

    As countries race to deploy coronavirus-tracking software, researchers are reporting privacy and security risks that could affect millions of people and undermine trust in public health efforts.

  23. Facebook’s Decisions Were ‘Setbacks for Civil Rights,’ Audit Finds Business, July 8

    An independent audit faulted the social network for allowing hate speech and disinformation to thrive — potentially posing a threat to the November elections.

  24. Facebook Fails to Appease Organizers of Ad Boycott Business, July 7

    Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s top executives, engaged in “spin” during a meeting over hate speech, civil rights groups said.

  25. Scrutinizing SpaceX, NASA Overlooked Some Boeing Software Problems Science, July 7

    The agency identified the causes of mishaps in orbit during an uncrewed test flight of its Starliner spacecraft in December.

  26. With Pandemic Keeping Them Apart, Runners Embrace Virtual Races Sports, July 7

    Marathons and meets are canceled, so runners are using tech to stay connected and compete.

  27. A Short History of ‘Simp’ Styles, July 7

    An insult takes a dizzying trip through rap, men’s rights, misogyny and TikTok.

  28. Internet Powers Collide in Hong Kong News Desk, July 7

    Tech giants suspend handing over information to Hong Kong, setting up a collision with China.

  29. In Hong Kong, a Proxy Battle Over Internet Freedom Begins Business, July 7

    As the city grapples with new restrictions on online speech, American tech giants are on the front line of a clash between China and the United States over the internet’s future.

  30. Magic Leap Hires Top Microsoft Executive as C.E.O. Business, July 7

    Peggy Johnson, who led Microsoft’s business development, will take over the struggling virtual reality start-up in August.

  31. A Bird? A Plane? No, It’s a Google Balloon Beaming the Internet Foreign, July 7

    A commercial deal in Kenya marks the first application of balloon-powered internet in Africa, the region with the lowest percentage of internet users globally.

  32. Palantir Technologies Files to Go Public Business, July 6

    The data start-up, which has a valuation of $20 billion, would be the largest Silicon Valley tech listing since Uber made its debut last year.

  33. TikTok to Withdraw From Hong Kong as Tech Giants Halt Data Requests Business, July 6

    Google, Facebook and Twitter said they were reviewing China’s punitive new national security law for the city, a rare public questioning of Chinese policy by major American tech companies.

  34. YouTube’s Power of the Purse News Desk, July 6

    YouTube shows that some constructions of digital spaces can help combat online nastiness.

  35. Facebook Temporarily Stops Hong Kong Data Requests Business, July 6

    The social network said it would review the city’s punitive new national security law, a rare public questioning of Chinese policy by a large American tech company.

  36. Google, Facebook and Twitter Stop Hong Kong Data Requests Technology, July 6

    The companies said they were reviewing China’s punitive new national security law for the city, a rare public questioning of Chinese policy by major American tech companies.

  37. South Korea Denies U.S. Request to Extradite Operator of Child Pornography Site Foreign, July 6

    The Justice Department had sought to try Son Jong-woo after he was indicted by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia on money-laundering and other charges.

  38. Uber Buys Postmates for $2.65 Billion Business, July 5

    The ride-hailing company’s core business has struggled in the pandemic, so it is betting on the growth of its Uber Eats division.

  39. This Year’s Summer Campground: Our Bedrooms and Living Rooms Business, July 4

    Summer camp in the pandemic looks just like a screen. But what happens when kids run away from the computer?

  40. What Hong Kong’s Pandemic Experience Taught Uber About Other Cities Business, July 3

    The city was among the first to close and among the first to reopen. But Uber’s lessons there could be difficult to duplicate elsewhere.

  41. The #Vanlife Business Is Booming Business, July 3

    Coronavirus is just a distant memory while zipping around in a several-hundred-thousand-dollar custom van on the open road.

  42. Goodbye to the Wild Wild Web Business, July 2

    The internet is changing, and the freewheeling, anything-goes culture of social media is being replaced by something more accountable.

  43. Una guía de Andy Warhol para sobrevivir al aislamiento Magazine, July 2

    El famoso y sociable artista era, en secreto, un hombre hogareño. Su libro de autoayuda me dio permiso para divertirme en casa.

  44. Can an Algorithm Predict the Pandemic’s Next Moves? Science, July 2

    Researchers have developed a model that uses social-media and search data to forecast outbreaks of Covid-19 well before they occur.

  45. New ‘TV’ Is a Lot Like TV News Desk, July 2

    Home entertainment today isn’t all that different from the time of VHS tapes.

  46. La larga e infeliz historia de trabajar desde casa en Español, July 2

    Mientras el coronavirus sigue activo, los empleadores están convencidos de que el trabajo remoto tiene un futuro brillante. Advertencia: décadas de contratiempos sugieren lo contrario.

  47. How Infrared Images Could Be Part of Your Daily Life Business, July 2

    In a post-quarantine world, heat sensors could help spot sick people with elevated temperatures as they enter public places. But it’s not that simple.

  48. When Your Tween Is Bored Well, July 2

    School is over. There’s no camp. It’s so boring. How to be your tween’s creative collaborator instead of the boss.

  49. Here Come the 4 Horsemen of the Techopolypse Editorial, July 1

    What will happen when the leaders of Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon appear before Congress? We are about to find out.

  50. Four Top Tech C.E.O.s Will Testify in Antitrust Inquiry, Panel Says Business, July 1

    The hearing this month would be a central moment in the continuing backlash against the power of Amazon, Facebook, Alphabet and Apple.

  51. Facebook Can’t Be Reformed Op Ed, July 1

    We need to reimagine the social network or find a way to survive its dominance.

  52. Bogus Ideas Have Superspreaders, Too News Desk, July 1

    Internet companies should treat people with big followings differently.

  53. How to Make Your Tech Last Longer Business, July 1

    In a pandemic-induced recession, it’s more important than ever to take care of our smartphones and other gadgets.

  54. China’s Software Stalked Uighurs Earlier and More Widely, Researchers Learn Business, July 1

    A new report revealed a broad campaign that targeted Muslims in China and their diaspora in other countries, beginning as early as 2013.

  55. Advertiser Exodus Snowballs as Facebook Struggles to Ease Concerns Business, June 30

    The social network has tried striking a more conciliatory tone with its advertisers, who object to its handling of hate speech.

  56. Facebook Bans Network With ‘Boogaloo’ Ties Business, June 30

    The social network said it was designating the antigovernment movement as a dangerous organization.

  57. F.C.C. Designates Huawei and ZTE as National Security Threats Business, June 30

    American cellular businesses will no longer be able to spend federal money on equipment from the two Chinese companies.

  58. Clean Up Your Act, Facebook, or We’re Leaving Op Ed, June 30

    The social media company has taken steps toward reining in Trump. It’s too little, too late.

  59. Reddit’s C.E.O. on Why He Banned ‘The_Donald’ Subreddit Business, June 30

    Steve Huffman, Reddit’s co-founder and chief executive, says new rule changes will help the company fulfill its mission.

  60. Burrito Delivery Makes No Sense News Desk, June 30

    The economics of delivery apps stinks. Uber is offering to buy the food delivery company Postmates to make it stink a little less — for them.

  61. With India’s TikTok Ban, the World’s Digital Walls Grow Higher Business, June 30

    Censorship and politics are fracturing the global internet, isolating users and industries accustomed to ignoring national borders.

  62. Universities and Tech Giants Back National Cloud Computing Project Business, June 30

    A proposal to give scientists access to huge data sets and powerful computers.

  63. Andy Warhol’s Secrets for Surviving Isolation Magazine, June 30

    The famously social artist was a secret homebody. His self-help book gave me permission to actually have fun at home.

  64. Surgery or Medical Procedure? What to Know Before You Go Well, June 30

    People who put off care as Covid-19 surged are easing back into the medical system. Here are some tips to help keep it safe.

  65. Australia Spending Nearly $1 Billion on Cyberdefense as China Tensions Rise Foreign, June 30

    Officials promised to recruit at least 500 cyberspies and build on the country’s offensive capabilities to take the online battle overseas.

  66. Uber Makes Offer to Buy Postmates Delivery Service Business, June 29

    The ride-hailing company has been trying to expand its food-delivery business to compensate for the collapse of its main business.

  67. Uber Makes Offer to Buy Delivery Service Postmates Technology, June 29

    The ride-hailing company has been trying to expand its food-delivery business to compensate for the collapse of its main business.

  68. Reddit, Acting Against Hate Speech, Bans ‘The_Donald’ Subreddit Business, June 29

    The influential pro-Trump community broke the rules on harassment and targeting, said Reddit, which also banned other groups.

  69. Can This Thermometer Help America Reopen Safely? Op Ed, June 29

    With no coronavirus cure or vaccine, early detection of outbreaks is crucial. This tool could help.

  70. The New York Times Pulls Out of Apple News Business, June 29

    The Times said Apple News did not align with its strategy of building direct relationships with paying readers.

  71. Twitch Suspends Trump’s Channel for ‘Hateful Conduct’ Business, June 29

    The action appeared to be the first outright suspension of one of the president’s social media accounts.

  72. India Bans Nearly 60 Chinese Apps, Including TikTok and WeChat Foreign, June 29

    The move is part of the tit-for-tat retaliation after the Indian and Chinese militaries clashed earlier this month.

  73. Twitch Suspends Trump’s Channel for ‘Hateful Conduct’ Business, June 29

    The action appeared to be the first outright suspension of one of the president’s social media accounts.

  74. A TikTok Twist on ‘PizzaGate’ News Desk, June 29

    Young people have tweaked the conspiracy, and today’s internet sites help spread such false ideas.

  75. College Is Worth It, but Campus Isn’t Sunday Business, June 29

    Bringing millions of students back to campus would create enormous risks for society but comparatively little educational benefit, an economist says.

  76. The Long, Unhappy History of Working From Home Business, June 29

    As the coronavirus keeps spreading, employers are convinced remote work has a bright future. Decades of setbacks suggest otherwise.

  77. The Reality Behind ‘Below Deck’ Styles, June 29

    Filming Bravo’s hit reality franchise about yachts and yachties is a complex logistical operation.

  78. Uber Rides Cost More? OK Editorial, June 27

    Many gig-based business models help customers take advantage of workers. Let’s stop giving tech companies a free ride.

  79. ‘PizzaGate’ Conspiracy Theory Thrives Anew in the TikTok Era Business, June 27

    The false theory targeting Democrats, now fueled by QAnon and teenagers on TikTok, is entangling new targets like Justin Bieber.

  80. EBay’s Critics Faced an Extreme Case of an Old Silicon Valley Habit Business, June 27

    Six former employees were recently named in federal charges that were an indication of the lengths some companies will go to hit back at detractors.

  81. Facebook Adds Labels for Some Posts as Advertisers Pull Back Business, June 26

    Posts about voting will direct viewers to accurate information, and violations from important political figures will be marked “newsworthy.”

  82. ‘TikTok Grandma’ Who Helped Tank Trump Rally Now Works for Biden Business, June 26

    Mary Jo Laupp, who made a viral TikTok video that disrupted a Trump campaign event, plans to create a “political hype house” to support Joe Biden.

  83. This Pilates Business Loves (and Hates) Tech News Desk, June 26

    Small businesses are always asking: Is the tech they now rely on helping or hurting them?

  84. When the Police Treat Software Like Magic News Desk, June 25

    The arrest of a man for a crime he didn’t commit shows the dangers of facial recognition technology.

  85. Barr’s Interest in Google Antitrust Case Keeps It Moving Swiftly Business, June 25

    Attorney General William Barr’s attention to the Justice Department investigation shows the high stakes for the agency and for him.

  86. Michael Hawley, Programmer, Professor and Pianist, Dies at 58 Obits, June 24

    A man of manifold interests, his achievements ranged from developing ideas behind the so-called Internet of Things to publishing the world’s biggest book.

  87. Google Sets Limit on How Long It Will Store Some Data Business, June 24

    The internet company has long been criticized about how much information it keeps on users. The change applies only to new accounts.

  88. Sorry, eBay and Uber. You’re Hated. News Desk, June 24

    Why the middlemen are the internet’s villains.

  89. How to Dig Up Family History Online Business, June 24

    Digitized newspaper archives and hyperlocal historical sources can help you understand how your ancestors lived.

  90. Amazon Workers Urge Bezos to Match His Words on Race With Actions Business, June 24

    From racist graffiti to missed promotions, employees say a “systemic pattern of racial bias” permeates the company.

  91. Wrongfully Accused by an Algorithm Sunday Business, June 24

    In what may be the first known case of its kind, a faulty facial recognition match led to a Michigan man’s arrest for a crime he did not commit.

  92. Nextdoor Removes App’s ‘Forward to Police’ Feature Express, June 23

    The change came after many users accused the platform of deleting posts related to Black Lives Matter and not tamping down on racial profiling.

  93. Another Tweet From Trump Gets a Label From Twitter Business, June 23

    The president threatened “serious force” if protesters tried to set up an autonomous zone in Washington, D.C., as they have in Seattle.

  94. Facebook Loses Antitrust Decision in Germany Over Data Collection Business, June 23

    In a closely watched case, Facebook lost an appeal related to charges that it has violated competition laws by abusing its dominance in social media.

  95. They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor. Science, June 23

    Gambling on shark migration patterns could raise awareness, some experts say. But it could also fuel the animals’ reputation as mere entertainment.

  96. Apple Announces New Privacy Features News Desk, June 23

    Apple says it will make it tougher for apps to track you. It will also help you wash your hands.

  97. Square, Jack Dorsey’s Pay Service, Is Withholding Money Merchants Say They Need Business, June 23

    Small businesses say the Twitter chief’s other company is holding on to 30 percent of their customers’ payments during the pandemic.

  98. Heading Outdoors for a Socially Distant Getaway? Try These Apps Travel, June 23

    Views, trails, the best takeaway food and where to find an evil clown sign, not to mention a Jell-O museum, can all be found with these apps for the outdoors-bound.

  99. A Multibillion-Dollar Opportunity: Virus-Proofing the New Office Business, June 22

    Tech, catering and design companies are rushing to sell employers on fever scanners, box lunches and office floor-planning apps for social distancing. But it’s too soon to tell if they will work.

  100. Apple to Ditch Intel Chips in Macs as It Consolidates Its Power Business, June 22

    The move, announced in the live-streamed start to the company’s conference for developers, marks the end of a 15-year partnership.

  101. 41 Cities, Many Sources: How False Antifa Rumors Spread Locally Business, June 22

    Claims about the involvement of anti-fascist activists in protests of racism show the many ways false information spreads inside communities online.

  102. Tech Goliaths Act Like Davids News Desk, June 22

    The underdog tactics and fighting spirit that once served tech companies well now make them look petty and mean.

  103. Japanese Supercomputer Is Crowned World’s Speediest Business, June 22

    In the race for the most powerful computers, Fugaku, a Japanese supercomputer, recently beat American and Chinese machines.

  104. How Facebook Is Undermining ‘Black Lives Matter’ Podcasts, June 22

    The company publicly supports the racial justice movement. But content on the platform may be compromising the cause.

  105. What’s Facebook’s Deal With Donald Trump? Business, June 21

    Mark Zuckerberg has forged an uneasy alliance with the Trump administration. He may have gotten too close.

  106. After 15 Years, Apple Prepares to Break Up With Intel Business, June 19

    Apple could announce plans as soon as Monday to replace Intel processors in Macs with chips that it designed itself.

  107. Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It. Business, June 19

    Shows of support from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube don’t address the way those platforms have been weaponized by racists and partisan provocateurs.

  108. Two Gamers Played ‘The Last of Us Part II.’ They Were Blown Away. Sunday Business, June 19

    When the original video game was transcendental, can a sequel top it? Two Times reporters debate the answer.

  109. A Former Google Executive Takes Aim at His Old Company With a Start-Up Business, June 19

    Sridhar Ramaswamy once ran Google’s $115 billion advertising arm. But he grew disillusioned and worried that growth was too much of a priority.

  110. Is It Finally Hammer Time for Apple and Its App Store? Editorial, June 19

    The outcome of the company’s latest scuffle could have a lasting impact on the power dynamic between Big Tech and the rest of us.

  111. Twitter Labels Trump Tweet About ‘Racist Baby’ as Manipulated Media Business, June 18

    It was the first time that Twitter had used that tag on one of the president’s messages.

  112. French Court Strikes Down Most of Online Hate Speech Law Foreign, June 18

    The court ruled that the new law disproportionately infringed on freedom of speech. It was a blow to the government’s efforts to regulate content on tech platforms.

  113. Where Black Lives Matter Protesters Stream Live Every Day: Twitch Business, June 18

    The Amazon-owned site, known for showing video game play, has become a hub for airing the sit-ins and marches over racial inequality.

  114. Britain Didn’t Want Silicon Valley’s Help on a Tracing App. Now It Does. Business, June 18

    Months after other countries, Britain will now use technology provided by Apple and Google to build a contact-tracing app.

  115. How Social Media Has Changed Civil Rights Protests News Desk, June 18

    Social media allows us “to see a reality that has been entirely visible to some people and invisible to others,” says this Princeton professor.

  116. Big Tech Zeros In on the Virus-Testing Market Business, June 18

    As businesses grapple with how to safely reopen the workplace, companies like Fitbit and Verily, Google’s sister company, are rushing out new work force health-vetting and tracking tools.

  117. Big Tech Zeros In on the Virus-Testing Market Business, June 18

    As businesses grapple with how to safely reopen the workplace, companies like Fitbit and Verily, Google’s sister company, are rushing out new work force health-vetting and tracking tools.

  118. Apple Rejects Facebook’s Gaming App, for at Least the Fifth Time Business, June 18

    Apple has repeatedly denied Facebook’s new Gaming app from appearing in its App Store, citing its own rules.

  119. When Antifa Hysteria Sweeps America Op Ed, June 17

    The panic is a measure of how deluded public discourse has become.

  120. U.S. Withdraws From Global Digital Tax Talks Washington, June 17

    The breakdown in negotiations could prompt President Trump to retaliate against countries that impose taxes on American tech firms.

  121. The Internet’s Most Censored Space Business, June 17

    Apple’s app store shows we can be fine with digital zones that ditch the myth of free expression.

  122. Justice Dept. Urges Rolling Back Legal Shield for Tech Companies Business, June 17

    The agency said that Congress should repeal parts of a law that has been crucial for the growth of companies like Facebook and Twitter.

  123. D.O.J. to Urge Rolling Back Legal Shield for Tech Companies Business, June 17

    The agency will say that Congress should repeal parts of a law that has been crucial for the growth of companies like Facebook and Twitter.

  124. D.O.J. Urges Rolling Back Legal Shield for Tech Companies Business, June 17

    The agency said that Congress should repeal parts of a law that has been crucial for the growth of companies like Facebook and Twitter.

  125. Tackling the Unsolvable Problem: The Bottomless Email Inbox Business, June 17

    For $99 a year, Hey wants to help us restore some control. The new service has a way to go — and so does email, come to think of it.

  126. The Tech I.P.O. Comes Roaring Back in the Pandemic Business, June 17

    Now that the stock market has largely shrugged off the coronavirus, start-ups are scrambling to go public.

  127. Now You Can Opt Out of Seeing Political Ads on Facebook Business, June 16

    The change lets Facebook play both sides of the debate about political advertising on social media.

  128. Conviction in the Philippines Reveals Facebook’s Dangers News Desk, June 16

    The conviction of the journalist Maria Ressa shows that Facebook’s harms can’t be ignored.

  129. Bookstores Are Struggling. Is a New E-Commerce Site the Answer? Books, June 16

    The rapid rise of Bookshop.org during the shutdown has been hailed as a boon for independent stores. But some booksellers worry it could become another competitor for online business.

  130. Europe Rolls Out Contact Tracing Apps, With Hope and Trepidation Foreign, June 16

    Italy and Germany activated apps this week as tools to avoid a second wave of coronavirus infections, fueling a debate about privacy rights.

  131. Europe Rolls Out Contact Tracing Apps, With Hope and Trepidation Foreign, June 16

    Italy and Germany activated apps this week as tools to avoid a second wave of coronavirus infections, fueling a debate about privacy rights.

  132. How to Find a Meditation App for You Smarter Living, June 16

    If you want to steal a few minutes of Zen and achieve something like contentment in the face of chaos and uncertainty, you might be tempted to download a meditation app.

  133. Riding Out Quarantine With a Chatbot Friend: ‘I Feel Very Connected’ Business, June 16

    The digital companions may sound like science fiction. But when social isolation became the norm, they helped deal with the loneliness, some users say.

  134. Apple’s App Store Draws Antitrust Scrutiny in European Union Business, June 16

    After complaints from rivals including Spotify, European authorities will investigate Apple’s App Store.

  135. Ex-eBay Workers Sent Critics Live Roaches and a Mask of a Bloody Pig Face, U.S. Says Business, June 15

    Six former employees of the site sent threatening messages and deliveries to a couple after the e-commerce newsletter they published wrote about a lawsuit involving eBay.

  136. One Restaurant’s Survival Guide News Desk, June 15

    This restaurant was forced to get creative with its use of technology — and to forgo the apps.

  137. Amazon Says Jeff Bezos Is Willing to Testify Before Congress Business, June 15

    Lawmakers had requested that he testify as part of their antitrust investigation into the big tech companies.

  138. A Conspiracy Made in America May Have Been Spread by Russia Business, June 15

    The Americans who pushed a conspiracy theory the night of the Iowa caucuses have migrated to coronavirus conspiracies on Twitter, with help from a very Russia-friendly account.

  139. A Conspiracy Made in America May Have Been Spread by Russia Business, June 15

    The Americans who pushed a conspiracy theory the night of the Iowa caucuses have migrated to coronavirus conspiracies on Twitter, with help from a very Russia-friendly account.

  140. Americans Keep Clicking to Buy, Minting New Online Shopping Winners Interactive, May 13

    Online shopping surged after virus-related shutdowns. But even within the areas of rapid growth, the recent gains have not been spread evenly, new data shows.

  141. How Thousands in China Gently Mourn a Coronavirus Whistle-Blower Interactive, April 13

    Dr. Li Wenliang tried to warn his country but was silenced. Now its traumatized people visit his spirit online.

  142. The Virus Changed the Way We Internet Interactive, April 7

    With many stuck at home during the pandemic, Americans have been spending more of their lives online. This is how our habits have changed.

  143. Jobless Claims Hit 3.3 Million in the Last Report. This Week’s Will Probably Be Worse. Interactive, April 1

    An analysis of Google search data suggests that last week’s unemployment claims could surpass 5 million.