Hashtag Trending: Unsecured data exposes top carmakers; Forbes thinks Amazon should replace libraries; is thinner actually better?

A bunch of data belonging to car manufacturers gets exposed, Forbes thinks Amazon should replace libraries, and is our pursuit for thinner machines robbing us from better performance? Welcome to a special edition

Published on: August 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop

How VR is changing storytelling

Virtual reality has already begun to take over mass media and in a way transform how we interact with the stories presented to us. The technology allows storytellers to make viewers feel present

Published on: March 13th, 2018 Ellie Martin

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

The New York Times is reporting that the controversial CEO of Uber Technologies Inc., Travis Kalanick, has resigned. According to the publication, which broke the news late Tuesday, Kalanick's exit was the result

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

How did the Syrian Electronic Army hack the New York Times and Twitter?

It's beginning to read like a hit list - the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) hacked The New York Times (NYT) and Twitter Inc. yesterday, adding the two high-profile sites to its list of

Published on: August 28th, 2013 Candice So

How to use your iPad as the ultimate news reader

I’m a news junkie. I love remaining informed about U.S. and world news, technology news, entertainment news, you name it. I don’t subscribe to a single newspaper, though, and I don’t watch the

Published on: June 15th, 2011 Lex Friedman

Google PageRank bully pleads guilty to fraud

The online merchant who notoriously bullied his customers--in hopes that they would be inspired to leave him bad online reviews and subsequently up his Google PageRank--pled guilty to several counts against him on

Published on: May 16th, 2011 Sarah Jacobsson Purewal

How to beat the New York Times’ pay wall

The New York Times online paywall officially goes up Monday around 2 p.m. Eastern. After that you'll have to pay at least $7.40 per week for unlimited access to the site. The paper is hoping

Published on: March 29th, 2011 Ian Paul

Foxy ‘Bahama botnet’ causes surge in click fraud

A new botnet has caused a sharp spike in click fraud because it is skirting the most sophisticated filters of search engines, Web publishers and ad networks, according to Click Forensics. The company,

Published on: September 21st, 2009 Juan Carloz Perez and Joaquim P. Menezes

Adobe Max – New York Times readers get breath of fresh AIR

What do a senior executive from the New York Times Company and California's first lady have in common?Each took the stage at Adobe Max 2008, on Monday, to tell of how digital technologies

Published on: November 18th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes