Slack Starts 2021 With Outage

Slack, the widely used messaging platform, experienced a major disruption in service on Monday as many…

Teachers on TV? Schools Try Creative Strategy to Narrow Digital Divide

The concept quickly spread to Fox stations in Chicago, San Francisco and Washington, all of which…

A Canadian ‘Buy Local’ Effort Fights Amazon on Its Own Turf

“While I’m thrilled the movement is there, it’s competing against a pretty significant crosswind, and that…

FarmVille Once Took Over Facebook. Now Everything Is FarmVille.

In early 2009, when Facebook was still nascent in its efforts to swallow as much of…

Confessions of a Virtual Reality Gym Rat

Unlike Peloton and its imitators, Supernatural has no live element. Classes are recorded, and though you…

Daniel M. Tellep, Engineer Who Steered Lockheed’s Growth, Dies at 89

Daniel M. Tellep, an aerospace engineer who initiated a merger between Lockheed and Martin Marietta to…

Microsoft Says Russian Hackers Viewed Some of Its Source Code

Microsoft said on Thursday that the far-reaching Russian hack of U.S. government agencies and private corporations…

Georgia Senate Runoff Targeted by Misinformation ‘Superspreaders’

“We’re taking every opportunity to connect people to reliable information about the election,” Mr. McAlister said.…

Life Without Amazon (Well, Almost)

“Ten years ago we weren’t ordering toilet paper from Amazon,” Mr. Smalls said. “Maybe that’s how…

Cryptocurrency Start-Up Underpaid Women and Black Employees, Data Shows

The fast-growing cryptocurrency start-up Coinbase has been rattled in recent months by tensions between executives and…