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How Technology Is (and Isn’t) Changing Our Reading Habits – New York Times

New York Times How Technology Is (and Isn't) Changing Our Reading HabitsNew York TimesHow do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Alexandra Alter, who covers the books industry for The Times, discussed the tech she's using. Given that you write about the books industry, how do you […]

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Apple Investors Warn iPhones and Other Technology May Be Hurting Children – New York Times

New York Times Apple Investors Warn iPhones and Other Technology May Be Hurting ChildrenNew York TimesA pair of investors who say they hold about $ 2 billion in Apple stock are pushing the company to do more to protect its youngest users from the effects of digital technology. In an open letter to Apple, the […]

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City of the Future? Humans, Not Technology, Are the Challenge in Toronto – New York Times

New York Times City of the Future? Humans, Not Technology, Are the Challenge in TorontoNew York TimesTORONTO — For a city striving to become a major technology center, it was a prize catch: A Google corporate sibling would spend the coming year planning a futuristic metropolis in a derelict part of Toronto's waterfront. When announcing […]

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What the Tax Bill Fails to Address: Technology’s Tsunami – New York Times

New York Times What the Tax Bill Fails to Address: Technology's TsunamiNew York TimesJed Kolko, the chief economist of the job-search site Indeed.com, said technology is changing work in a few ways. First, it's altering the type of work that people do — for instance, creating a boom in e-commerce warehouse jobs in large metro […]

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More stock records as technology and energy companies rise – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times More stock records as technology and energy companies riseLos Angeles TimesU.S. stocks set more records in quiet post-holiday trading Friday as technology companies again did much of the heavy lifting. Energy companies rose with the price of oil. Macy's and some of its retail counterparts rose after the department store's CEO …and […]

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The Study of Technology – New York Times

New York Times The Study of TechnologyNew York TimesOn the contrary, scholars have been studying this for decades, in fields including science and technology studies, the sociology of science, the history and philosophy of science, technology policy, applied ethics, law and computer science itself. As … technology – Google News

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Technology blitz demands assessments in advance – St. Cloud Times

St. Cloud Times Technology blitz demands assessments in advanceSt. Cloud TimesFrancois Hotman warned a long time ago that “uncontrolled introduction of new technologies is not an unmitigated blessing.” “The accumulation of technology,” he wrote, seems to produce a rapidly extending array of negative side effects. He added that … technology – Google News

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Blind Runner’s Wearable Technology Gets Off to Complicated Start – New York Times

New York Times Blind Runner's Wearable Technology Gets Off to Complicated StartNew York TimesHe did so with the technology of so-called corrective navigation. Race officials said Wheatcroft appeared to be the first runner to use it in New York to negotiate the course's 26.2 miles, including five bridges, tricky turns, the rolling hills of …and […]

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Justices to Decide on Forcing Technology Firms to Provide Data Held Abroad – New York Times

New York Times Justices to Decide on Forcing Technology Firms to Provide Data Held AbroadNew York TimesDisputes between leading technology companies and the Justice Department have become increasingly common, and the new case will give the Supreme Court an opportunity to weigh in on the clash between the demands of law enforcement and the …US Supreme […]

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Obama Puts His Weight Behind Smart-Gun Technology – New York Times

New York Times Obama Puts His Weight Behind Smart-Gun TechnologyNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President Obama will use the power of his office to try to jump-start long-stalled “smart-gun” technology that could eventually allow only the owner of a firearm to use it, the White House announced Friday. Over the opposition of gun …Obama Plan Calls […]

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