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Who Is Elizabeth Holmes and What Is She Accused Of? (www.nytimes.com) 11/22/2021 06:35 PM Prosecutors also say that Theranos faked demonstrations of its technology and falsified validation reports from pharmaceutical companies and the financial health of its business.
Adam Mosseri, Instagram's Head, Agrees to Testify Before Congress (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 02:34 PM This will be the first time Adam Mosseri, a trusted lieutenant to Mark Zuckerberg, will appear before lawmakers under oath.
Elizabeth Holmes Rebuts Prosecution's Key Argument In Trial (www.nytimes.com) 11/22/2021 03:58 PM Prosecutors said Theranos had lied about endorsements from pharmaceutical companies to land funding. Ms. Holmes testified that Theranos had indeed worked with drug makers.
Key Pieces of Evidence in the Elizabeth Holmes Trial (www.nytimes.com) 11/22/2021 06:35 PM Prosecutors in the Elizabeth Holmes trial have presented a company report, an investor letter and internal emails to show that she intentionally deceived doctors, patients and investors.
Can Synthetic Biology Save Us? This Scientist Thinks So. (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 05:00 AM Drew Endy is squarely focused on the potential of redesigning organisms for useful purposes. He also acknowledges significant challenges.
Elizabeth Holmes Hones Her Defense in Day 2 of Testimony (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 02:43 PM Ms. Holmes, the founder of the disgraced blood testing start-up Theranos, pointed blame at others and said her company had worked with drug makers.
Australian Minister Wins Defamation Case Over Tweet (www.nytimes.com) 11/26/2021 02:05 AM A government minister sued and won over a brief Twitter post that called him a “rape apologist.” A journalist sees “asymmetric warfare.”
Imagine Not Living in Big Tech’s World (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 06:28 PM We live at the whims of the tech giants. What if small businesses had alternatives?
YassifyBot and 'Yassification' Memes, Explained (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 02:50 PM A new Twitter account has amassed a following by sharing highly filtered versions of well-known images.
Space Pagans and Smartphone Witches: Where Tech Meets Mysticism (www.nytimes.com) 11/25/2021 03:53 AM The internet allows us to discover, select and combine the spiritual traditions that suit us best. In a new exhibition, artists are exploring the connections between ancient beliefs and futuristic systems.
Pinterest Pledges $50 Million on Reforms to Resolve Discrimination Allegations (www.nytimes.com) 11/26/2021 11:44 AM Shareholders had accused Pinterest’s board of directors of failing to respond to a pervasive culture of discrimination and retaliation against women and people of color.
A Fix-It Job for Government Tech (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 12:23 PM To build trust in the government, it would help if the website worked.
Ifeoma Ozoma Blew the Whistle on Pinterest. Now She Protects Whistle-Blowers. (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 08:01 PM Ifeoma Ozoma, who accused Pinterest of discrimination, has become a key figure in helping tech employees disclose, and fight, mistreatment at work.
This Ink Is Alive and Made Entirely of Microbes (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 01:14 PM Scientists have created a bacterial ink that reproduces itself and can be 3D-printed into living architecture.
How the $4 Trillion Flood of Covid Relief Is Funding the Future (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 11:32 AM From broadband to transportation to high-tech medical manufacturing, benefits from America’s pandemic money infusion will linger.
Apple Sues Israeli Spyware Maker NSO Group (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 04:32 PM Apple accused NSO Group, the Israeli surveillance company, of “flagrant” violations of its software, as well as federal and state laws.
The Gene-Synthesis Revolution (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 05:00 AM Researchers can now design and mass-produce genetic material — a technique that helped build the mRNA vaccines. What could it give us next?
Clearview AI Does Well in Another Round of Facial Recognition Accuracy Tests (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 07:38 AM This time, a federal agency assessed the ability to pick the right person out of millions of photos. Clearview’s app still faces legal hurdles.
Elizabeth Holmes Points Fingers at Others and Says She Was a Believer (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 07:33 PM In her most substantial day of testimony, Ms. Holmes, the founder of the failed blood testing start-up Theranos, painted herself as someone whose best intentions were misinterpreted.
For Cryptocurrency, the Challenge Is to Balance Code and Law (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 05:00 AM Crypto fans have argued that code can be a better arbitrator than traditional regulators.
What We Know About Sunny Balwani (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 06:32 PM As he waits for his own trial to begin in January, Elizabeth Holmes’s partner at Theranos and former partner in life is nowhere to be seen.
Kevin Spacey Ordered to Pay $31 Million to ‘House of Cards’ Studio (www.nytimes.com) 11/22/2021 04:48 PM A secret arbitrator’s ruling was issued 13 months ago and became public on Monday when lawyers for the studio petitioned a California court to confirm the award.
Samsung Will Build a $17 Billion Chip Plant in Taylor, Texas (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 06:21 PM Taylor went to great lengths to lure the Samsung plant. The city, its independent school district and the surrounding county promised the company hundreds of millions of dollars in tax breaks.
Who Is Billy Evans, Elizabeth Holmes's Boyfriend? (www.nytimes.com) 11/22/2021 01:03 PM
What Elizabeth Holmes's Trial Means for Silicon Valley (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 06:35 PM The outcome of Ms. Holmes’s fraud trial may be a referendum on start-up behavior and hubris, lawyers and others said.
Jeff Bezos Donates $100 Million to the Obama Foundation (www.nytimes.com) 11/22/2021 11:08 PM The gift was the largest yet for the foundation and was among several splashy donations in recent months by Mr. Bezos, one of the world’s richest people.
How Elizabeth Holmes's Defense Is Following a Common Playbook (www.nytimes.com) 11/23/2021 04:27 PM By blaming others and aiming to appear sympathetic, Ms. Holmes was employing a strategy of saying she didn’t know and that it wasn’t her, lawyers said.
Taxi! To the Airport — by Air, Please. (www.nytimes.com) 11/26/2021 11:26 AM Several companies are betting they can bring electric urban air travel to the masses — perhaps within the next few years.
The Best Tech Gifts That Aren’t Gadgets (www.nytimes.com) 11/24/2021 09:00 AM Supply-chain disruptions may make it tough to buy devices, but the most thoughtful presents were never tangible to begin with.

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