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How new technology is transforming cities and societies, from the latest apps to advances in renewable energy, computing, transportation, and more.

Microsoft is buying one of the biggest names in games — if Washington lets it

The true cost of Amazon’s low prices

The empty promise of instant delivery

Virtual reality is reality, too

The FTC’s antitrust case against Facebook is going forward after all

A new era for the American worker

We’re one step closer to self-farming farms

To catch an insurrectionist

Marjorie Taylor Greene and Big Tech’s never-ending censorship loop

The Elizabeth Holmes saga is far from over

The largest space telescope in history is about to blow our minds

3 ways remote work could remake America

22 predictions we made in 2021, and the 13 we got right

Big Tech’s employees are one of the biggest checks on its power

Omicron is outpacing delta on social media, too

How omicron broke Covid-19 testing

One Good Thing: The only Christmas music playlist you’ll ever need is (almost) 8 days long

The history of the metal box that’s wrecking the supply chain

Facebook still won’t give up Instagram for Kids

What Google’s trending searches say about America in 2021

How much control should Apple have over your iPhone?

The case against Big Tech

Israeli spyware was used against US diplomats in Uganda

NASA gave Jeff Bezos money to build his office park in space

Spotify Wrapped, unwrapped

Real estate has gone meta

Amazon’s strategy to squeeze marketplace sellers and maximize its own profits is evolving

Twitter is again losing Jack Dorsey, its multitasking, wizard-bearded visionary

Did you (or your dog) eat a suspicious mushroom? These very online mycologists want to help.

Why you should care about Facebook’s big push into the metaverse

GM dreams of electric fleets

Office holiday parties are back and smaller than ever

Apple will finally let you fix your own devices — sort of

Facebook’s freaky new glove

Netflix is finally going to reveal how much time people spend watching its shows and movies

The space debris problem is getting dangerous

We’re all famous now

Hating work is having a moment

Facebook is quietly buying up the metaverse

Amazon’s favorite electric vehicle company is now worth more than Ford or GM

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