BMW and Mercedes-Benz rebuffed Apple’s overtures for a self-driving car partnership, according to people familiar with the talks.
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A computer system failure and an inattentive safety driver kept the vehicle from stopping before killing a woman in Arizona in March, the National Transportation Safety Board said.
Facebook said it would add a “paid for” label and give information on costs and target audiences. Twitter’s changes include restrictions on who can run the ads and rules for campaign accounts.
To comply with Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation, which goes into effect on May 25, internet companies have been updating their data policies. Here’s how you can benefit.
The European Union on Friday puts the world’s toughest data privacy rules into effect. The regulations are set to have an outsize impact far beyond Europe.
Even if the technology can bring back the northern white rhinoceros, should we do it?
Innovators are creating new ways to use technology and help solve problems.
If you can’t download more movies and shows because your Android tablet has run out of storage space, consider these expansion options.
The ride-hailing company also announced that it was closing its driverless car testing operations in Arizona after a deadly crash.
Kathy Zhang, a newsroom and product analytics manager at The Times, discusses how analytics tools help her better serve readers.
If you don’t want your phone’s calendar to change time zones when you travel, you can lock down your appointments.
France has quickly become one of the hottest destinations in Europe for technology investment, but it faces big challenges in its mission to become a leader.
So desperately needed.
The chief executive had initially resisted meeting with European authorities, who have emerged as the world’s most assertive watchdog of the technology industry.
More than two dozen civil rights organizations asked the tech giant to stop selling its image recognition system to law enforcement agencies.
Like many modern operating systems, macOS has a built-in spell checker that you can use or lose.
Facebook’s chief executive is expected to strike a conciliatory tone about user data on Tuesday when he speaks to members of the European Parliament.
Paul Tweed attracted star clients by suing publishers in Belfast, London and Dublin. He plans to hold the social media giants to the same standards.
Elon Musk, the electric-car company’s chief, said Tesla would lose money and die if it began selling the cheapest version of its mass-market car too soon.
G.E.’s unit that manufactures locomotives will be combined with the Wabtec Corporation, in the first move under John Flannery to shed an entire business.
As Uber works to remake its tarnished image, the company is still dealing with the fallout from its past misdeeds.
Guideposts to powerful treatments may be buried in the nation’s medical records. But there is no easy way to gather those records or to get them into a usable format.
Google’s recent revamp of its mail service has moved a few old features to new places, but you don’t have to look far.
A country taps its past as it leads the way on one of the most pressing issues facing modern democracies: how to regulate the world’s biggest social network.
Continually texting and emailing from her smartphone strained the tendons in this tech reporter’s phone thumb, which turns out to be an increasingly common condition.
Aaron Traywick envisioned a future in which self-taught scientists would cure diseases and bend the human body to their will.
Widely available services offer a range of spying abilities, including tracking people’s phones and harvesting their texts. As survivors seek help, the legal and technical hurdles are many.
Holywell, a town in Wales with dozens of local retailers, has struggled with the impacts of online shopping. It is applying technology to try and keep its shops open.
At the National Museum of the American Indian, imagiNATIONS emphasizes native innovations in math, science and engineering.
A gathering in New York this week for Consensus 2018, a blockchain-themed event, had all of the trappings of a modern business conference — a sign that the once-fringe world is increasingly going mainstream.
Several apps and services make it easy to turn that perfect video snippet into an animated GIF file that you can share by text message or email.
A weeklong blockchain conference in New York, changes at Uber, a “transparency report” from Facebook, and more.