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Warby Parker’s new AR app for trying on its eyewear is another example of how companies are exploiting face-mapping tech to help you buy their stuff.
A lot has changed since Mark Zuckerberg launched TheFacebook in 2004. Here are some of the milestones that mattered most.
A likely shoo-in to be the next attorney general, William Barr spent much of his career helping phone companies reassemble the old Bell System monopoly.
The United Nations predicts that the global population will soon explode. In *Empty Planet*, John Ibbitson and Darrel Bricker argue they're dead wrong.
The social network is growing fastest in Asia, is insanely profitable, makes most of its money from mobile ads, and has rewarded investors richly.
While some brands have opted out of football's biggest night, plenty of others were willing to pony up for 30 seconds of persuasion.
The president's son might not fully understand the show's name or acronym.
Plus: Lyft tries to stop a driver minimum wage law and carbon fiber production is going to be problematic for flying taxis.
We know very little about how neural networks actually work. But mathematicians are developing a theory to help make them more predictable.
A new set of connected blinds shows that Ikea's approach to the smart home still makes perfect sense.
The fate of this year's big game could rest with the teams' two formidable kickers—and whether they perform under pressure.
Conventional wisdom holds that science fiction was written mostly by men until the 1960s and '70s. Not true.
Hackers use SS7 flaws to rob banks, Japan goes after IoT vulnerabilities, and more security news this week.
Plush shoulders and a ventilated back panel make this a good choice for bike commuters.
In a new white paper, Google suggests tech companies are best left to themselves on how to deploy AI, but highlights areas where the government might help.
Apple temporarily booted Facebook (and Google!) from its enterprise app program this week. You weren’t really surprised, were you? Plus: Details on Tesla’s new Model Y.
The Curiosity rover is a social-media champ, and more.
Great gray owls! Great horned owls! There are many great—nay, superb—owl livestreams to enjoy on Sunday ... or whenever you'd like to see some head turners.
Plus: The myth of the lone genius founder, and 25 movies we can't wait to see this year.
Our full guide to streaming Super Bowl 53 for free online (and the Puppy Bowl and Kitten Bowl).