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A Generation Grows Up in China Without Google, Facebook or Twitter

A Generation Grows Up in China Without Google, Facebook or Twitter

Wen Shengjian, 14, of Dongying, China, said he knew the names of Google, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, but “I don’t need them.”

China Extends Lead as Most Prolific Supercomputer Maker

China Extends Lead as Most Prolific Supercomputer Maker

The Sunway TaihuLight supercomputer when it was introduced in Wuxi, China, last December. At the time, it was the fastest computer in the world.

Net Neutrality Has Officially Been Repealed. Here’s How That Could Affect You.

Net Neutrality Has Officially Been Repealed. Here’s How That Could Affect You.

Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, has long opposed net neutrality regulations, saying they impeded innovation.

Tech Thinks It Has a Fix for the Problems It Created: Blockchain

Tech Thinks It Has a Fix for the Problems It Created: Blockchain

From Bitcoin to Litecoin to Ethereum, we explain how cryptocurrency transactions work.

Chinese Tech Giant on Brink of Collapse in New U.S. Cold War

Chinese Tech Giant on Brink of Collapse in New U.S. Cold War

ZTE’s logo on a building in Shanghai. The firm said it had ceased “major operating activities” after the Trump administration banned it from using components made in the United States.

YouTube Drops Online Star Logan Paul From Premium Advertising

YouTube Drops Online Star Logan Paul From Premium Advertising

Top YouTube stars like Logan Paul are known for pushing the envelope with outlandish behavior.

Silicon Valley Warms to Trump After a Chilly Start

Silicon Valley Warms to Trump After a Chilly Start

Tech companies have slowly grown more comfortable with President Trump, who was initially a target of Silicon Valley criticism. Chief executives including Apple’s Tim Cook, Microsoft’s Satya Nadella and Amazon’s Jeff Bezos met with the president in June.

How Do You Vote? 50 Million Google Images Give a Clue

How Do You Vote? 50 Million Google Images Give a Clue

Timnit Gebru led the research effort at Stanford University that analyzed 50 million images and location data from Google Street View, the street-scene feature of the online giant’s mapping service.

Card Data Stolen From 5 Million Saks and Lord & Taylor Customers

Card Data Stolen From 5 Million Saks and Lord & Taylor Customers

The Saks Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan. The theft of credit and debit card numbers from customers of Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor adds to the retailers’ already formidable challenges.

Is There a Smarter Path to Artificial Intelligence? Some Experts Hope So

Is There a Smarter Path to Artificial Intelligence? Some Experts Hope So

Benjamin Grosof is the chief scientist at Kyndi, a Silicon Valley start-up that is using a decades-old programming language to develop software that can generate facts, concepts and inferences from small amounts of data.

YouTube Says Computers Are Catching Problem Videos

YouTube Says Computers Are Catching Problem Videos

YouTube said about 80 percent of the videos it took down in the final quarter of last year for violating content guidelines had initially been flagged by its computer systems, rather than humans.

The Security of Cellular Connections

The Security of Cellular Connections

If you're unsure about the security of the wireless network you're using, turn off the Wi-Fi setting in the settings and stick with the 4G LTE mobile connection.

Kevin’s Week in Tech: Jeff Bezos Reminds Tech Who’s Boss

Kevin’s Week in Tech: Jeff Bezos Reminds Tech Who’s Boss

Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon, released a letter to shareholders that included big numbers: 560,000 employees and more than 100 million Prime members. A smaller one: a median worker salary of $28,446.

To Cover China, There’s No Substitute for WeChat

To Cover China, There’s No Substitute for WeChat

"I spend about one-third of my daily nine-hour phone time on WeChat," said Li Yuan, a technology columnist in Hong Kong.

F.B.I. Clash With Apple Loosed a Torrent of Possible Ways to Hack an iPhone

F.B.I. Clash With Apple Loosed a Torrent of Possible Ways to Hack an iPhone

James B. Comey Jr., F.B.I. director. The government said earlier it had no way to get into a terrorist’s phone without Apple’s help.

Kevin’s Week in Tech: Let’s Check In on the Other Social Networks, Shall We?

Kevin’s Week in Tech: Let’s Check In on the Other Social Networks, Shall We?

Twitter reported a profit that was driven, in part, by its data licensing business — the part of Facebook’s business that got it into trouble.


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