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Airbnb, the nation's second-most-valuable startup, is battling cities from Boston to San Diego over collecting taxes and enforcing zoning rules.
As part of a settlement of five legal cases that claimed Facebook allowed advertisers to discriminate against minorities, the company is making changes to its ad-targeting technology.
J.K. Rowling seems to have lost touch with, if not downright alienated, the portion of the internet she hopes to engage with and delight. Are fans partly to blame?
The price has swelled too. The Reverb bundle will cost between $599 and $649 when it ships in late April.
The company this morning introduced Stadia, its new vision for anywhere, any-device gaming.
There’s a vast pool of talent out there. But they need access to courses that suit their learning style and schedules, according to Sebastian Thrun.
Photographer Brian Rose turns his lens on the city where Donald Trump built (and nearly destroyed) his reputation.
Can a home pizza oven be easy and convenient? With this backyard Ooni oven, it can.
The Lockheed Martin subsidiary has made giving flight a whirl a matter of tapping on a tablet.
Apple just refreshed its desktop computers. One of them now runs on Intel’s 9th-generation processor.
Among both scientists and laypeople, DNA is a language, one which we “read,” “write,” and “edit.” The metaphor may distort our understanding of genetics.
Horn-free? Yup. Heat-tolerant? Sure. Flu-proof? Of course. Gene editing aims to make our food supply kinder and more efficient. But it’s struggling to leave the barn.
Scientist Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte wants to use gene editing to create human-animal hybrids that we can harvest for parts. What could go wrong?
Researchers are poised to bring gene-editing tech out of the lab. But just how far do we want Crispr to go?
As Crispr wends its way out of the petri dish and into our genes, scientists are searching for even sharper tools.
For software engineers, lack of friction is an aesthetic joy, an emotional high, the ideal existential state. It’s what drives them—and shapes our world.
Nancy Pelosi’s comments about impeachment acknowledge a political reality: Nothing the Mueller probe has revealed so far has moved the GOP substantially.
A new study shows clear differences in the biology of how men and women feel pain, a reminder that sex-specific pain medications might benefit us all.
In a new court filing, the US agency argues a federal judge should hold the Tesla CEO in contempt for his tweets.