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Yes to Tech Optimism. And Pessimism.

Yes to Tech Optimism. And Pessimism.

Yes to Tech Optimism. And Pessimism. Yes to Tech Optimism. And Pessimism. This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. I recently made a promise to myself, and I would like you to join me. When I consider something new bubbling up in technology, I have vowed not to get …

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TikTok Deal Is Complicated by New Rules From China Over Tech Exports

TikTok Deal Is Complicated by New Rules From China Over Tech Exports

TikTok Deal Is Complicated by New Rules From China Over Tech Exports TikTok Deal Is Complicated by New Rules From China Over Tech Exports As the sale of TikTok enters its final stages, Beijing is saying it wants the last word. In a bureaucratic two-step, China on Friday updated its export control rules to cover a variety of technologies it …

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Big Oil Faded. Will Big Tech?

Big Oil Faded. Will Big Tech?

Big Oil Faded. Will Big Tech? Big Oil Faded. Will Big Tech? This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Less than a decade ago, Exxon Mobil was the most valuable company in the world. On Monday, it’s being kicked out of the Dow Jones industrial average after nearly a …

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Tech Stocks Lift Wall Street to New Highs: Live Updates

Jerome H. Powell, chair of the Federal Reserve, is expected to signal that the Fed plans to commit to a more flexible approach to targeting 2 percent inflation.

Tech Stocks Lift Wall Street to New Highs: Live Updates Tech Stocks Lift Wall Street to New Highs: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Stocks on Wall Street rose on Wednesday, led higher by a rally in technology companies. The S&P 500 rose 1.02 percent, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq composite gained 1.73 percent, extending record-setting streaks for both …

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N.C. State at Virginia Tech Is Postponed Because of a Coronavirus Cluster

N.C. State at Virginia Tech Is Postponed Because of a Coronavirus Cluster

N.C. State at Virginia Tech Is Postponed Because of a Coronavirus Cluster N.C. State at Virginia Tech Is Postponed Because of a Coronavirus Cluster College football on Wednesday got a bracing glimpse of what could become routine this season: a game rescheduled because of coronavirus cases within an athletic program. North Carolina State and Virginia Tech, who were to play …

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Cheat Sheet: Palantir, Ant and Other Tech Listings

Cheat Sheet: Palantir, Ant and Other Tech Listings

Cheat Sheet: Palantir, Ant and Other Tech Listings Cheat Sheet: Palantir, Ant and Other Tech Listings Want this delivered to your inbox each day? Sign up here. Your tech listing cheat sheet The past few days have seen a flurry of tech companies file to go public, taking advantage of investors’ hunger for high-growth, high-tech businesses in an increasingly digital …

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What’s a Palantir? The Tech Industry’s Next Big I.P.O.

What’s a Palantir? The Tech Industry’s Next Big I.P.O.

What’s a Palantir? The Tech Industry’s Next Big I.P.O. What’s a Palantir? The Tech Industry’s Next Big I.P.O. About a month before he became president, Donald J. Trump met with the leaders of the country’s top technology companies at Trump Tower in Manhattan. The meeting included the chief executives of Amazon, Apple, Google and Microsoft and other household names like …

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He Was Iran’s Homegrown Tech Star. The Guards Saw a Blackmail Opportunity.

He Was Iran’s Homegrown Tech Star. The Guards Saw a Blackmail Opportunity.

He Was Iran’s Homegrown Tech Star. The Guards Saw a Blackmail Opportunity. He Was Iran’s Homegrown Tech Star. The Guards Saw a Blackmail Opportunity. A prominent Canadian-Iranian software engineer at Facebook, a superstar among technology students in Iran, traveled to Tehran in January to visit his family. It was a trip that would upend his life. A few weeks later, …

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Kamala Harris’s Big Tech Connections

Kamala Harris's Big Tech Connections

Kamala Harris’s Big Tech Connections Kamala Harris’s Big Tech Connections Ms. Harris danced around sensitive issues. With online privacy, she said, she wanted to strike a balance between what’s good for business and protecting consumers. When asked about antitrust enforcement, she said it was important not to be shortsighted. A state on the verge of bankruptcy, as California was then, …

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Can This Relationship Be Saved? Big Tech and Big Advertisers Talk It Over.

Can This Relationship Be Saved? Big Tech and Big Advertisers Talk It Over.

Can This Relationship Be Saved? Big Tech and Big Advertisers Talk It Over. Can This Relationship Be Saved? Big Tech and Big Advertisers Talk It Over. For years, companies have complained that they pay good money for online ads, only to see them end up near a racist post or an article promoting a conspiracy theory. Now major advertisers like …

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