WSJD - Technology
'No Coincidence': China's Detention of Canadian Seen as Retaliation for Huawe...
12 Dec 2018 at 8:49pm
Beijing?s detention of a former Canadian diplomat is being seen by friends and former colleagues as payback for Canada?s arrest of a well-connected Chinese telecommunications executive at the behest of the U.S.
Google CEO Faces Lawmakers Skeptical Over Privacy, Alleged Bias
11 Dec 2018 at 8:35pm
Sundar Pichai faced tough questions in a first public appearance before House lawmakers, who are increasingly skeptical of Silicon Valley giants on issues of privacy and political bias.
Tencent Music Prices Its IPO at Bottom of Range
11 Dec 2018 at 6:55pm
The Chinese music-streaming company?s initial public offering priced at $13 per American depositary share, capping a rocky process of going public but still marking it one of the biggest U.S.-listed debuts in recent years.
Verizon Takes $4.5 Billion Charge Related to Digital Media Business
11 Dec 2018 at 9:18pm
Verizon Communications is booking a $4.5 billion accounting charge related to its Oath media business, a sign its bet on high-profile internet properties and content several years ago hasn?t worked out as expected.
Inside the Airport of Tomorrow
11 Dec 2018 at 5:53pm
Two trends have marked changes in air travel in recent years: self-service and segregation into many different groups based on fares, elite status, credit cards and mobility needs. Now much of the same is coming to the TSA checkpoint of the future.
Vote Paves Way for Dell to Trade Publicly Again
11 Dec 2018 at 10:15am
Dell Technologies is set to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange later this month after facing pressure from activist shareholders and sweetening a buyout offer to investors in its tracking stock.
Accenture Interactive to Acquire Ad-Tech Firm Adaptly
12 Dec 2018 at 8:37am
Accenture Interactive is continuing its push into digital media buying with an agreement to acquire New York City-based Adaptly, an ad-tech company that helps marketers buy targeted ads across online platforms including Amazon, Google and Facebook.
Ad Verification Company Integral Ad Science Taps Former Yahoo Executive as CEO
12 Dec 2018 at 5:35am
The hiring of Ms. Utzschneider, most recently Yahoo Inc.?s chief revenue officer, is effective Jan. 7. She will succeed Chief Executive Scott Knoll, who is moving into an advisory role.
Behind New York's Winning Bid for Amazon
11 Dec 2018 at 1:52pm
City and state officials offered to use eminent domain to scoop up properties for the tech giant to build a campus. Downtown, Midtown and Brooklyn were also pitched as sites before Long Island City was picked.
Investor Frenzy for Scooter Startups Cools
9 Dec 2018 at 5:28pm
The investor frenzy for shared electric scooters is cooling, as two leading startups lower their fundraising ambitions while dealing with vandalism, rising competition and other growing pains.
The Tyranny of the Elf on the Shelf: Where to Put Him Tonight?
12 Dec 2018 at 3:10pm
A beloved Christmas tradition puts pressure on parents to keep coming up with creative scenarios; some adults wish he?d go back to Santa for good. ?This thing has snowballed.?
Thieves Can Nab Your Data in a Few Minutes for a Few Bucks
10 Dec 2018 at 12:27pm
Data thieves? tactics are getting more ingenious and more intrusive, as Marriott?s Starwood database breach adds to a string of large-scale corporate data intrusions.
Apple Hit With Sales Ban on Older iPhones in China
11 Dec 2018 at 5:07am
A Chinese court ordered Apple to stop selling older iPhone models in the country after finding it infringed on two Qualcomm patents, the chip supplier said.
Never Camped in the Snow? You're Missing Out.
12 Dec 2018 at 12:28am
Winter camping seems like a masochistic hobby, but combating the cold is easier than you think?and the payoff is a serene wilderness experience.
Why Michael Strahan Has Two Rare Lamborghini Trucks
11 Dec 2018 at 12:27am
The NFL Hall of Famer and ?GMA Day? co-host on his bicoastal golf clubs, his ultra-rare wheels and his refusal to run now that his football days are over.