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Sat, 03 Dec 2016 04:14:35 GMTDavid O. Sacks, the chief executive of Zenefits, said little about why he was changing roles beyond saying that Zenefits was in a good position.David O. Sacks, who was charged with turning the embattled start-up around, is said to be possibly joining Donald J. Trump’s transition team.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:33:56 GMTAngelababy, an actress who has endorsed Meitu’s smartphones, is also known for her look, which many users aspire to recreate in their photographs.The company, known for its beauty-enhancing app and phones made for self-portraits, plans to raise up to $710 million with its listing in Hong Kong.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:50:59 GMTSo-called fintech companies, which take deposits, make electronic payments or lend money, will be able to apply for bank charters from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 01:02:39 GMTA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded during the test firing of its engines at a launchpad in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Sept. 1.The launch hinges on approval by the Federal Aviation Administration, which is reviewing SpaceX’s investigation of the Sept. 1 launchpad explosion.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:00:55 GMTSnap started with a new idea, of pictures that can be seen for only a short time, but it has since branched out.Once known for its disappearing messages, Snap, the parent of Snapchat, has moved into news and, with Spectacles, consumer devices.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:00:11 GMTIf you can pull off the look, Snapchat Spectacles will help you capture video while remaining in the moment.Spectacles, the video-recording sunglasses released by the company behind Snapchat, are among the most compelling tech gadgets of recent years.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:37:41 GMTPatrick Gillooly of Monster takes issue with Cal Newport, who recently urged professionals to quit social media. Mr. Gillooly says the career benefits far outweigh the pitfalls.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:30:02 GMTQuestions continue to swirl over Facebook’s handling of fake news stories and a tool it created that could potentially be used to censor content in China.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 10:23:09 GMTWhen teenagers (and those of us who talk like them) call celebrities and their besties ‘Mom’ — explained.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 05:38:37 GMTAirbnb supporters at a rally outside City Hall in New York last year.The short-term room rental service settled a lawsuit it had filed over a state law that it said could have deterred hosts and impaired its revenues.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:25:41 GMTThe headquarters of Aixtron, a maker of semiconductors, in Herzogenrath, Germany.The White House’s intervention could set the stage for President-elect Donald Trump to take a tougher stance on foreign deals.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:20:30 GMTA Macy’s banner ad on the Breitbart website.How does a progressive company find itself pitched on a hard-right website? A third-party ad network is using consumer data and targeting technology.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:47:56 GMTJust a month ago, someone managed to cripple whole chunks of the internet by attacking one company. There’s little reason to think it can’t happen again.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:42:28 GMTApple’s software comes with several features to make the technology work for all users.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:49:08 GMTJilted by her longtime boyfriend, a woman considers trusting intuition over rationale. If only she could figure out what intuition is.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:00:25 GMTAbe Ankumah, chief executive of Nyansa.Mr. Ankumah, chief executive of the network analytics software company, says he looks for people who can solve a problem by breaking it down to its essence.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:00:02 GMTFor all the virtuosic craftsmanship on display in these YouTube videos, the real draw may be the absorbing peace of watching the Man quietly go about his work.For all the virtuosic craftsmanship on display in these YouTube videos, the real draw may be the absorbing peace of watching a man go about his work.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:49:48 GMTStephen W. Dunwell, left, and Erich Bloch with a model of an IBM computer that was announced in 1960.In 1964, he transformed computing with the System/360, the foundation for the modern operating system that would host various software programs.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:17:32 GMTJohn Elway, the executive vice president of football operation for the Denver Broncos holds the Lamar Hunt Trophy at the January 2016 A.F.C. Championship game.The move is seen as a boon to the $6-a-month app, as N.F.L. games are among the most popular programming on the network.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:21:42 GMTA version of Shamoon, the virus that hit Middle Eastern energy companies in 2012, was used in mid-November to attack government agencies.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:15:14 GMTSnap started with a new idea, of pictures that can be seen for only a short time, but it has since branched out.Can a non-Bay Area internet company besides Amazon become a giant? Investors are betting Snapchat is on its way to finding out.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:56:08 GMTThe white nationalist leader Richard B. Spencer, who has been suspended from Twitter, mentioned the new social network Gab as an alternative.Gab, a social media network built like a hybrid of Twitter and Reddit, bans very little and has become a conservative bunker of sorts.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:47:43 GMTAn image from a surfing video made with a GoPro Hero4 Silver camera.The cutbacks are aimed at reducing operating expenses and focusing on the company’s core business. The company’s president is also departing.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:15:03 GMTScores of seasonal window displays once graced the city’s great retailing corridors, but only a few stalwarts remain. Blame that Grinch, the internet.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:02:16 GMTAmanda Steele, foreground, with the model June Downs while preparing for the Rebecca Minkoff show in September.From selfies for pay to sponsored content, social media has changed the cosmetics game for good.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:00:20 GMTFrom left, Caleb McLaughlin, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown and Gaten Matarazzo in “Stranger Things.”Sure, there’s choice via streaming. But, really, how much?
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:51:49 GMTDespite what the ads say, the overwhelming majority of deals on the day after Thanksgiving are duds.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:45:25 GMTA customer tries out a first-person shooter game using the new virtual reality system on PlayStation 4.Recently introduced game consoles are breaking the usual new-product cycle, while interest grows in virtual reality titles.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:48:11 GMTIf you do not see shortcuts to the computer’s Pictures, Music or other standard folders when you open a Finder window, you can add them yourself.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:26:28 GMTFake messages claiming to be from Amazon are one of the many tactics online thieves use to try and get your financial information.