Robot taxis? Hyperloops? A top technologist wages war on tech’s hype...

2023-01-20 18:30:33 Rodney Brooks knows the difference between real technological progress and baseless hype. One of the world’s most accomplished experts in robotics and artificial...

How scientists trained computers to forecast COVID-19 outbreaks weeks ahead

2023-01-19 18:30:47 Imagine a time when your virus-blocking face covering is like an umbrella. Most days, it stays in your closet or is stowed somewhere...

The last satirical novel from a tech-world alum? It’s got a...

2023-01-18 20:00:20 Review Please Report Your Bug Here By Josh RiedelHolt: 288 pages, $28If you buy books...

Have celebs learned their lesson from the FTX debacle?

2023-01-18 18:30:27 Strolling out of a football stadium, Tom Brady makes his pitch for the crypto trading platform FTX.“It’s better,” the revered quarterback says as...

TikTok’s addictive anti-aesthetic has already conquered culture

2023-01-04 19:30:21 If Franz Kafka were to reconceive “The Metamorphosis” for our era, he might decide to...

Op-Ed: Recovering from Big Tech’s lost decade

2023-01-01 16:35:37 For 65 years, the United States has counted on its digital tech industry to create amazing products and drive economic growth. For most...

First look: Universal Studios Hollywood powers up with Super Nintendo World

2022-12-29 19:30:39 In 1981 Shigeru Miyamoto created a video game character whose entire personality was contained in what the designer first described as “16 dots...

Why is a Swedish billionaire is buying up California’s video gaming...

2022-12-27 16:30:27 KARLSTAD, Sweden —  Like so many on-screen action heroes, she was elbowed aside when newer stars appeared and started grabbing more viewers with...

A holiday lights display was better than a résumé for this...

2022-12-23 18:30:37 PALO ALTO — On a chilly December evening, 54-year-old engineer Mark Robins opened a laptop inside his son’s room to demonstrate the...

How big tech defeated the biggest antitrust push in decades on...

2022-12-21 02:41:59 A passionate and bipartisan legislative effort to rein in the country’s largest technology companies collapsed this week, the victim of an epic lobbying...

A.I. is here, and it’s making movies. Is Hollywood ready?

2022-12-19 18:30:31 Scott Mann had a problem: too many f-bombs.The writer-director had spent production on “Fall,” his vertigo-inducing thriller about rock climbers stuck atop a...

The most memorable narratives of 2022 were the ones that were...

2022-12-14 21:30:06 In a year that brought about continued experimentation in gaming, as well as refinements of a style, it was arguably a throwback that...

Twitter’s Elon Musk is warned to prepare for ‘hundreds or even...

2022-12-12 19:00:49 Powerhouse labor attorney Shannon Liss-Riordan and former Twitter employees stood in front of San Francisco’s federal courthouse on Thursday with a message for...

Is ChatGPT a marvel or a farce? We interviewed the chatbot...

2022-12-10 01:39:38 It’s not often that a new piece of software marks a watershed moment.But to some, the arrival of ChatGPT seems like one. The...

Is identity theft protection worth it? Here’s what you should know

2022-12-08 18:30:50 If you’d asked me in 2018 whether I was likely to be a victim of identity theft, I would have said no.I used...

Why I hung up on the person who said he kidnapped...

2022-12-07 17:30:25 I was driving home Saturday on the 110 Freeway when the music on the radio was interrupted by a phone call. The number...

Amazon Studios unveils massive virtual production stage, deepening ties to Culver...

2022-12-07 00:33:47 On Monday evening, filmmakers, directors and special effects artist ate shrimp cocktails and miso salmon as they wandered around Amazon Studios’ new 34,000-square-foot...

Outgoing Twitter workers put together for authorized marketing campaign in opposition...

2022-12-06 18:30:25 For months, because the will-they, received’t-they acquisition drama between Elon Musk and Twitter dragged on, Helen-Sage Lee held agency in her perception that...

How one Hollywood firm is inserting its bets on web stars

2022-12-05 18:30:18 Greater than 1,000 individuals got here to see Brian Awadis.They queued up exterior the Hollywood headquarters of his mother or father firm,...

Column: Elon Musk is on a collision course with European regulators....

2022-12-02 03:02:43 European Union official Thierry Breton wasted little time earlier than warning Elon Musk, then the brand new proprietor of Twitter, that he could...

Column: Elon Musk’s engagement with the far proper on Twitter is...

2022-11-29 04:19:05 Within the first days after his acquisition of Twitter on Oct. 27, Elon Musk rattled the platform’s customers and advertisers with a collection...

Column: How Sam Bankman-Fried exploited the ‘efficient altruism’ fad to get...

2022-11-22 04:27:53 Essentially the most uplifting facet of the Sam Bankman-Fried story was at all times that he guided his strategy to a putative cryptocurrency...

Elon Musk’s ultimatum leaves Twitter in chaos and workers at midnight

2022-11-19 06:56:58 After 1000's of workers reportedly declined Elon Musk’s ultimatum this week to decide to a brand new “hardcore” tradition or get out, each...

He was a younger tech entrepreneur, and Kanye West wished to...

2022-11-17 19:30:13 Alex Klein’s tech innovations have handed by the palms of among the strongest individuals in authorities, music and enterprise. Barack Obama, Microsoft...