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AT&T CEO Criticizes White House Over Handling of CNN Reporter Jim Acosta

19 hours 59 min ago
AT&T chief Randall Stephenson fired back at the White House over its decision to suspend the press credentials of a CNN correspondent, saying officials had ignored established procedures in a way that appeared to violate press-freedom protections.

Amazon Picks New York City, Northern Virginia for Its HQ2 Locations

20 hours 7 min ago
New York City and Northern Virginia will be the homes for Amazon.com Inc.’s second and third headquarters, according to people familiar with the matter.

Dow Falls 600 Points as Tech Drags Stocks Lower

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 11:15pm
U.S. stocks tumbled, pulling the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 600 points, as anxiety over the health of technology behemoths rippled across the market.

Tech and Democracy at D.Live

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 10:18pm
Technology is colliding with societal norms and governance in new and unexpected ways. Follow the town hall conversation as we talk about tech regulation, the future of privacy and data, misinformation and more.

Palantir Has a $20 Billion Valuation and a Big Problem: It Keeps Losing Money

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 10:02pm
The Silicon Valley unicorn, a data-analysis giant that’s inching toward an IPO, has been run like a scrappy startup, including lavish perks. CEO Alex Karp is now under pressure to remake the business, including bringing an end to what’s known inside the company as “Palantir Entitlement Syndrome.”

Tech Firms Should Face 'Thoughtful' Regulation, Lawmakers Say

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 9:30pm
While Silicon Valley companies face increased scrutiny over the role they play in elections and the propagation of false or biased news, politicians and industry insiders at a WSJ conference call for limited regulation.

Google Internet Traffic Is Briefly Misdirected Through Russia, China

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 8:46pm
Google services were temporarily unreachable for some users after some traffic intended to reach the web giant was rerouted through other networks.

Which Country Is Winning the AI Race---the U.S. or China?

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 8:37pm
Two experts debate one of the hottest topics in technology, and one with profound implications for both countries.

Apple Shares Sink After iPhone Suppliers Lower Outlooks

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 5:19pm
Apple shares sank further on Monday, as investors’ worries deepened about sales of new iPhones after two key suppliers for the device cut their earnings projections for coming months.

SoftBank Targets $20 Billion IPO for Japanese Mobile Unit

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 5:17pm
SoftBank will seek to raise more than $20 billion with the initial public offering of its Japanese mobile unit, as it seeks funds to fuel its nearly $100 billion investment machine.

More Venture-Capital Money Is Going Into Fewer Startup Deals

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 3:54pm
The result is a big increase in the size of some early-stage investments and valuations.

Steve Ballmer Needed a 10-K for the U.S. So He Made One.

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 3:42pm
The former Microsoft chief created a massive database of government data that offers insight into all sorts of crucial issues.

The Quiet Efforts to Battle Silicon Valley's Bro Culture

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 3:38pm
Among the moves to get rid of a toxic environment in the tech industry: Take alcohol out of the equation.

Snap's Head of Content to Leave Company

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 3:32pm
Snap’s head of content Nick Bell plans to leave the social-media company by year’s end, bringing to at least a half dozen the number of executives who have left the firm over the past year.

Facebook to Give Special Access to French Regulators

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 3:29pm
A team of French regulators will spend six months monitoring how Facebook removes certain kinds of illicit content as part of a pilot program between the social media giant and the French government.

The 'Internet of Bodies' Is Here. Are Courts and Regulators Ready?

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 3:28pm
A network of smart devices attached to or implanted in bodies raises a host of legal and policy questions.

The Future of Flight: AI in the Cockpit

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 10:08am
AI-empowered systems may soon allow autonomous flying machines to reduce the number of pilots and soldiers working in high-risk environments. Could these flying robots also be firing weapons? WSJ’s Jason Bellini reports, in the latest episode of Moving Upstream.

Vista Reaches Deal to Buy Software Firm Apptio for $1.94 Billion

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 11:41pm
Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners struck a deal to take software company Apptio private for $1.94 billion.

SAP to Buy Analytics Startup Qualtrics for $8 Billion

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 10:33pm
The German software giant is counting on the deal to bolster it in the customer-relationship management software business, where Salesforce.com has the lead.

Why Did Facebook Fire a Top Executive? Hint: It Had Something to Do With Trump

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 8:16pm
Palmer Luckey, co-founder of virtual-reality pioneer Oculus, was ousted after his political activity sparked a furor within the social-media giant and Silicon Valley. His firing was one of the earliest political spats of the kind that is now roiling the technology industry.

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