WSJ Tech News Briefing

WSJ Tech News Briefing

By The Wall Street Journal

Get the latest in technology news for your weekday commute. The Wall Street Journal's reporters and editors highlight leading companies, new gadgets, consumer trends and cyber issues. From San Francisco to New York to the hottest conferences, our journalists help you stay plugged in..

Episodes

Microsoft Battles for Your Work Computer

During the pandemic, workplace communications companies have seen years' worth of progress in the space of months. Meaning the fight for market share is intense. Microsoft - one of the world's largest companies - has been adopting aggressive tactics to get workplaces to opt into its product, Teams. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/2011m 57s

Working in Tech While Black

Since the killing of George Floyd last week, the nation has been reckoning with its racial divisions and history again. Microsoft is among several tech companies that have declared their support for racial equity - and urged employees to have open conversations about race. On today's episode, we hear from Microsoft Senior Director of Marketing Tina Eskridge about her experience working through this moment. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/06/2013m 30s

Special Edition: IG Founder Kevin Systrom at WSJ Tech Health

The Wall Street Journal held its second annual gathering on health technology yesterday, bringing executives and experts together online for interactive conversations about the future of global health. At that event, Wall Street Journal Editor in Chief Matt Murray interviewed Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom about social media's role during the pandemic and his coronavirus modeling project. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/06/2029m 53s

Social Media's Role in Protests

For about as long as platforms like Twitter have existed, demonstrators and police have used them as a tool. Our reporter Sarah E. Needleman joins us to explain the role of social media in recent protests over the death of George Floyd, as well as some of the historical precedent. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/06/2012m 35s

Tech Task Force to Combat Covid-19 Stumbles

When the pandemic hit the U.S., tech leaders rounded up innovators and policymakers, from big investors to the White House, to try and come up with solutions. But after challenges like a leadership change and concerns over privacy, many of their most ambitious plans have failed to materialize. Our deputy tech editor Brad Reagan joins us to explain what's going on. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/2011m 49s

Trump Signs Executive Order Targeting Social Media

President Trump signed an executive order on Thursday that seeks to limit legal protections for social media companies. The action comes after Twitter labeled two of the president's tweets about mail-in voting. Our reporter Deepa Seetharaman joins us to break down what's in the order and how it relates to a larger debate about free speech online. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/05/2012m 23s

Facebook Officials Shut Down Attempts to Make it Less Divisive

Americans' views on fundamental issues have been drifting apart for decades, but many believe that social media companies are widening the gap. After these concerns reached a fever pitch during the 2016 U.S. election, Facebook took a look at itself to see if it contributed to divisiveness. Turns out - it did. But as our reporter Jeffrey Horwitz explains, executives at Facebook dialed back efforts to fix the problem. Kateri Jochum hosts. Correction: An earlier version of this podcast mischaracterized Facebook executives as having not taken steps to address polarization. The podcast details the steps they took and we have removed that mischaracterization. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/2017m 30s

SpaceX to Send Astronauts to the ISS

Between Tesla and a new baby, you might've forgotten that Elon Musk is also working on space travel. Today, his company SpaceX is scheduled to become the first private entity to send humans to the International Space Station. Our reporter Andy Pasztor joins us to explain why this could be one small step for man - and a giant leap for commercial space travel. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/05/2014m 46s

Why Big Tech is Still Growing

The most significant economic downturn in recent history has forced many companies to lay off thousands of workers, and cut back on new investments. But tech companies still have the resources to grow - and to invest in R&D. Our tech columnist Christopher Mims explains why that is. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/2011m 30s

What Getting Hired in Silicon Valley Looks Like Now

Thousands of tech workers have been laid off in recent days, and some executives have said those positions are gone for good. Our reporter Asa Fitch joins us to explain what it's like to look for a job in Silicon Valley right now - and what that could mean for tech in the long run. Plus: Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins with her work from home tech tip of the week. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/2013m 45s

Facebook Sets Its Sights on E-Commerce - and India

With hundreds of millions of people not yet online, India represents a huge opportunity for Facebook as it pushes into e-commerce. Our reporter Newley Purnell joins us to explain how they're doing it. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/05/2013m 9s

Europe's Debate Over Contact Tracing

Researchers around the world try to use tech to keep coronavirus outbreaks in check. In Europe, they're running into the issue of privacy. Our reporter David Uberti will break down the debate. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/209m 38s

SoftBank Posts Its Worst Results Ever

SoftBank has reported its worst fiscal-year results in history. Our tech reporter Rolfe Winkler joins us to explain what those results could mean for SoftBank's future - and the future of tech as a whole. By the way: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/05/2014m 12s

Google Heeds Phony Copyright Claims, Hides News

Like other tech giants, Google is required to remove content that violates copyright laws. But we report exclusively that Google has removed thousands of items that are perfectly lawful - all because of phony claims. Our reporter Andrea Fuller joins to tell us about her team's investigation. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/2015m 31s

A.I. Cameras to Monitor Social Distancing in the Office

As parts of the world begin to reopen, some employers are using artificial intelligence to monitor social distancing at work. Our reporter Parmy Olson will explain. Plus: our Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her tech tips of the week: a "rearview mirror", and everything you need to know about VPNs. Want to get in touch with Joanna to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/2015m 30s

Chinese, Iranian Hackers Targeting U.S. Coronavirus Researchers

U.S. officials say hackers have been targeting the universities and pharmaceutical companies working on treatments and vaccines for the coronavirus. Our reporter Gordon Lubold joins us to explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/2014m 11s

States Turn to Amazon, Others to Update I.T.

Millions of people have tried to file for unemployment - or just get in touch with their government - since the pandemic began. Because of outdated I.T. systems, they've found themselves on the phone for hours, or on a website that kept crashing. Our reporter Sarah Chaney says some states are turning to big tech companies for solutions. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/209m 46s

Tesla Defies Local Orders, Restarts Production

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Monday that Tesla is restarting production - in spite of local shutdown orders. This comes just days after Tesla filed a lawsuit against the county to allow them to reopen. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/2015m 43s

Trump Administration, Chipmakers Push for Self-Sufficiency

Semiconductor chips power just about everything that's electric, but a majority of them are made in Asia. Our reporter Asa Fitch joins us to explain how the Trump Administration is pushing to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign chipmakers. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/2012m 25s

Automate Your Emails and Digitize Your To-Do Lists

It's Friday, which means our Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern is back with her work-from-home tech tips of the week. Today: how to save yourself from typing the same phrases over and over - and taking your to-do lists to go. Have a work-from-home tech question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/2010m 42s

Lyft Earnings Show the Pandemic's Impact on the Gig Economy

Lyft reported its earnings on Wednesday, and Uber will report today. The rideshare companies' earnings are expected to provide a first look at the economic toll the pandemic has taken on the gig economy. Our reporter Tim Higgins will explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/05/2013m 29s

Our Guide to Grocery Delivery Services

Going to the grocery story is now more tedious - and dangerous - than ever before, and many people are opting to stay home and have their carts delivered. Drop-off slots are now coveted, and the services themselves can be tricky to navigate. Our Personal Tech Columnist Nicole Nguyen joins us with her guide to getting your groceries delivered. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/2013m 9s

L.C.D Turns 50 in the Year of Screens

It's been 50 years since liquid crystal displays were first invented - and their history underscores the importance of publicly-funded research and development. Our Keywords Columnist Chris Mims joins us to explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/05/2015m 52s

A Month In, How's Quibi Doing?

Quibi is the latest entrant in the streaming wars, offering quick, highly-produced videos for all your in-between moments. But a month in, the service - led veteran executives and with investments from nearly every major player in Hollywood - will be able to break into the market. Our reporter Benjamin Mullin joins us to explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/05/2010m 0s

Joanna Stern's Tech Tips of the Week

Our Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern is back. This time, we're discussing the merits of a stand for your phone and how to fix that stuttering video feed. Have a work-from-home tech question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Production assistance from Taylor Nakagawa. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/05/2010m 10s

Facebook Reports Earnings Amid Push to Refresh

Facebook's first quarter earnings come as the company tries to reposition itself after years of scandals and controversy. Our reporter Deepa Seetharaman joins us to explain how founder, chairman, and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is leading the charge. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/2016m 25s

Airbnb's Broad Ripple Effect

People all over the world have cancelled travel plans because of the pandemic, and Airbnb hosts have taken more than a billion-dollar hit. Our reporter Tripp Mickle joins us to explain why their losses have an outsized impact. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2011m 40s

How to Combat That Ballooning Screen Time Report

As we spend more time at home, you might be relying more on screens to keep your kids (or yourself) occupied. Our Family Tech Columnist Julie Jargon will tell us how to fight it - and whether it's necessarily a bad thing in the first place. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/04/2012m 2s

Delivery Robots Could Keep Workers Safer

During a pandemic, delivering food and supplies is more dangerous than ever. Our tech columnist Christopher Mims joins to tell us about the robots stepping up in their place. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/04/2015m 11s

Amazon Used Data from Sellers to Launch Competitive Products

As a retailer, Amazon sells brand name products as well as some of its own products. But it's also a marketplace, meaning it allows third parties to sell goods on their site, too. We report exclusively that Amazon employees have been using data from those third-party sellers to develop their own, Amazon-brand products. It's a practice Amazon has publicly denied for years. Our Amazon reporter Dana Mattioli explains. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Production assistance from Taylor Nakagawa and Joanna Stern. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/04/2015m 29s

Coronavirus Generates Push for Broadband Infrastructure Upgrade

With the majority of the country abiding by stay-at-home orders, many people are trying to find ways to shift their lives online. But the digital divide is getting in the way. And reigniting debate over how to bridge the gap between who can access the internet - and who can't. Our tech policy reporter Ryan Tracy will join us to explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/04/2014m 8s

On Facebook, Coronavirus Misinformation Shared By 'Superspreaders'

A watchdog has found that misinformation about the coronavirus has been spreading online through so-called "superspreaders". Our reporter Lukas I. Alpert will join us to explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/209m 45s

What to Look for in Netflix's Earnings Report

Netflix is posting its first-quarter earnings today. Investors are expecting the results to be an indicator of whether big tech companies will be able to bounce back after disruptions due to the pandemic. Our markets reporter Caitlin McCabe will join us to explain. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/04/208m 17s

How A.I. is Filling in Coronavirus Testing Gaps

Without data, governments are struggling to figure out how to plan for the future. Now, some are working with A-I to try and fill in the gaps. Our Digital Science Editor Daniela Hernandez explains. And: have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/04/2012m 6s

How to Zoomify Your Hangout and Other WFH Tech Tips

Thursday was our team's 5-week anniversary of working from home. But we're still running into tech troubles. We're willing to bet you are, too. So we brought Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern back to share her best WFH tips, from putting virtual backgrounds on your Google Hangout calls to recreating vending-machine conversations via Slack. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Production assistance from Taylor Nakagawa and Joanna Stern. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/04/2013m 27s

Apple Launches New iPhone SE

Apple has unveiled a new, low-cost model of its signature product - via press release. Our reporter Tripp Mickle breaks down what you should know. Have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/04/209m 37s

Public-Sector Tech Struggles to Handle Traffic in Pandemic

As millions of people across the country attempt to access public services online, state and local I.T. databases are being put to the test. Our reporter Angus Loten explains how they're faring. Have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/04/2012m 41s

Big Tech is Still Hiring

While most businesses around the world are slashing their expenses, including payroll, some of the U.S.'s biggest tech companies are hiring. Our reporter Chip Cutter will join us to explain why that is. Have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/04/207m 22s

Health Professionals Begin 3-D Printing Supplies

While test kits and masks are in short supply, researchers have come up with a stopgap solution: 3-D printing them. Our reporter Sara Castellanos will join us to explain. Have a work-from-home tech question for Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/04/208m 13s

How to Shop Online During the Pandemic

With Amazon prioritizing shipment of essential products, your coffee maker or jigsaw puzzle could take weeks to arrive. Our Personal Tech Columnist Nicole Nguyen joins us with her tips on how to get your jigsaw puzzles and coffeemakers in a timely fashion. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern is back with her own Zoom tips of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Production assistance from Taylor Nakagawa and Joanna Stern. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/04/2012m 50s

Quibi Launches New Mobile Streaming Service

There is - yet another - new streaming service in town. Our reporter Benjamin Mullin joins us to tell us about Quibi, which launched earlier this week. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/04/2012m 58s

The Robots Cleaning Where Humans Can't

Some hospitals are turning to technology to disinfect rooms during the pandemic, protecting health workers and cleaning staff from coming into unnecessary contact with the coronavirus. Our tech columnist Christopher Mims tells us about some of this "clean tech". Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/04/2014m 54s

Washington State OKs Facial Recognition Law Backed by Microsoft

Governor Jay Inslee signed regulations around facial recognition policy into Washington state law. It's expected to be a blueprint for laws all over the U.S. Our reporter Ryan Tracy joins us to tell us what it says - and how Microsoft lobbied for it. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/04/2014m 16s

Google Offers Location Data to Health Officials Fighting Pandemic

Google has announced a new initiative to help governments use location data to figure out if social distancing policies are working. Our reporter Rob Copeland joins us to tell us about the initiative - and some of the pushback. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/04/2013m 55s

Tech News Briefing's Guide to Zoom

If you're about to join your next Zoom meeting, this episode of Tech News Briefing is for you. Our new Personal Tech Columnist Nicole Nguyen joins us to explain what Zoom bombing is, how to avoid it, and how to protect your privacy while you're video-conferencing. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern is back with her own Zoom tips of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Production assistance from Taylor Nakagawa and Joanna Stern. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/2013m 39s

Restaurants Rethink Delivery During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Food-delivery companies can take up to 30 percent in commissions from orders on their platforms. For smaller restaurants restricted to takeout-only because of the coronavirus, that's cutting into their already-narrow margins. Our reporter Preetika Rana joins us to explain how the industry is reacting. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/04/2016m 53s

Doctors Use Tele-ICU Tech for Coronavirus Patients

To deal with a shortage of beds and staff, some hospitals are turning to video-conferencing tools to care for patients. Our tech columnist Chris Mims joins us to explain. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/2013m 13s

The Cybersecurity Fallout from Coronavirus

As millions of Americans transitioned to working from home, the strain on computer networks created vulnerabilities that hackers can exploit. Our cybersecurity reporter David Uberti joins us to explain how they are doing it - and how you can protect yourself. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/03/2015m 29s

MIT Researchers Launch Tech-Based Contact Tracing

To stop the spread of the coronavirus, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are now trying to use location-tracking technology to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Our reporter Doug Belkin joins us to explain what they're working on - and what challenges they'll face. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/03/2017m 17s

Your Favorite Celebrity is Going Live on Instagram

As the coronavirus pandemic forces cancellations of concerts and other performances, celebrities are turning to livestreams to connect with fans. Reporter John Jurgensen joins us to explain. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/03/2015m 41s

Silicon Valley Tries Disrupting Coronavirus Response

At tech companies, moving fast and breaking things is the name of the game. Responding to the coronavirus is no exception. Our reporter Asa Fitch joins us to tell us more. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/03/2014m 37s

Digital Payments Soar Amid Coronavirus Restrictions

As more communities are shut down due to the pandemic, consumers are turning to online retailers to shop. But can digital payment companies handle the extra traffic? Our reporter Angus Loten joins us to explain. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/2016m 15s

Apps, Websites and Games for Stir-Crazy Families

If your family is tired of being cooped up inside - don't worry. Our Family and Tech Columnist Julie Jargon joins us with a roundup of some of the best apps, websites and games to keep them busy. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stops by with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/03/2015m 44s

How to Avoid Coronavirus Misinformation Online

Misleading information about the coronavirus has been spreading through texts and emails, and on the internet, and it can be hard to know what's true and what's not. Our new personal tech columnist Nicole Nguyen will join us with her tips. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2011m 27s

Dating in the Age of Social Distancing

Guidelines to keep 6 to 10 feet away from others will help flatten the curve - but it's also making in-person dating pretty difficult. Our reporter Georgia Wells joins us to tell us about some of the tech people are using to keep searching for The One. Plus, Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/03/2014m 25s

To Track Covid-19, U.S. Governments Weigh Surveillance Tools

We've reported on the tech that countries in Asia used to track the coronavirus: fever-detecting goggles, disinfecting drones, and location-tracking tools. Now, the U.S. is considering takes its own steps to use surveillance tech to stop the spread of the virus. Reporter Bob McMillan joins us to explain. Plus, Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her work-from-home tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. You may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/2017m 58s

During Coronavirus, Can Food Delivery - Well, Deliver?

Ordering in might be part of your "social distancing" routine. So it might seem like the Uber Eats, GrubHubs, and Seamlesses of the world would be big winners in the cities shut down by coronavirus. But our reporter Preetika Rana joins us to explain why that's not necessarily the case. Plus, Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern joins us with her tech tip of the day. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. Your message may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/03/2013m 26s

Working From Home: Coronavirus Edition

Silicon Valley's major tech companies were the first U.S. employers to take their operations online because of the coronavirus. As the rest of the country prepares to follow their lead, our reporter Rob Copeland joins us to explain how they did it - and how we can avoid their mistakes. And: Senior Personal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern gives her best work-from-home tech tips. Have a question for Joanna, or want to share your own experience? Leave her a message at ‪(314) 635-0388‬ or email her at joanna.stern@wsj.com. Your message may be featured on one of our podcasts. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/03/2016m 6s

New Federal Rules Ease Access to Your Health Data

The federal government has introduced new rules that will make it easier for tech companies to access health data. Reporter Melanie Evans joins us to explain. Plus, tech columnist Christopher Mims shares tips for coping with the work-from-home blues. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/2010m 58s

Countries Use Tech to Fight Coronavirus

In China, South Korea, Australia, and other countries in the South Pacific, some countries have turned to technology to track the coronavirus. Our Korea Bureau Chief Tim Martin joins us to tell us about the fever-detecting goggles and disinfecting drones they're using. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/03/2011m 30s

The Technology Powering the 2020 Census

The census starts today, and for the first time, respondents will have the option to respond online. Wall Street Journal news editor Janet Adamy tells us about the technology the Census Bureau will be using - and some of the concerns that watchdogs have raised. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/2013m 1s

Tech Companies Working to Head Off Facial Recognition Bans

There have been calls for more regulation of facial recognition software, from both privacy advocates and the tech companies themselves. Reporter Ryan Tracy joins us to explain what exactly they're calling for. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/03/2012m 48s

Coronavirus Closures Spotlight Tech Disparities in Schools

Schools across the country are closing their doors due to concerns over the coronavirus. Our Family and Tech Columnist Julie Jargon will join us to explain why transitioning to remote learning environments is much harder than it sounds. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/03/2010m 51s

Some Tech Companies Work to Lure Talent Inland

In the US, tech-industry talent has long been clustered in a handful of cities on the coasts. Our reporter Shayndi Raice joins us to explain how some companies are trying to change that - and whether it's working. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/03/2010m 1s

Amazon Works to Remove Price Gouging

As fears of the coronavirus grow, prices of basic products like hand sanitizer are skyrocketing. Our reporter Sharon Terlep joins us to explain. Plus, technology researcher Alexandra Samuel shares tips on how not to annoy your coworkers while you're WFH. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/03/2011m 17s

Lawmakers Push for Info on Google's 'Project Nightingale'

In November, The Wall Street Journal uncovered Google's 'Project Nightingale', the company's secret partnership with healthcare giant Ascension. Now, months later, Google has been evading senators' requests for more information about the project. Our reporter Rob Copeland explains where things stand. Plus, Personal Tech columnist Joanna Stern shares tech tips for listeners working from home during the coronavirus outbreak. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/03/2013m 1s

Coronavirus Misinformation Circulating Online

False information about the coronavirus has been circulating online, despite big tech companies' attempts to stamp it out. Our reporter Sebastian Herrera joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/03/2010m 55s

Coronavirus Tests Apple's Dependence on China

Quarantines, tariffs and slumping sales are raising fresh questions about Apple's China-heavy manufacturing strategy. Reporter Tripp Mickle joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/03/2012m 28s

With Coronavirus, A.I. May Have Met Its Match

As the coronavirus continues to spread, people are calling on the makers of AI powered chatbots to add symptoms of the virus to their algorithms. Our tech reporter Parmy Olson joins us to explain why that's harder than it seems. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/03/2011m 5s

Google Plots Course to the Cloud

Google has been making changes to try and deliver growth in its cloud computing business - where it currently has only four percent of the total market. Reporter Aaron Tilley joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/2013m 2s

Governments Increasingly Shut Down the Internet

The UN considers access to the internet to be a human right. But last year, governments around the world shut off the internet with more frequency than ever before. Our reporter Feliz Solomon joins us to explain why - and how - they're doing it. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/2013m 45s

Tech Companies Use AI to Stop Predators Online

Kids spend more time online than ever - making it much harder to protect them from predators on the internet. Our Family and Tech Columnist Julie Jargon explains how some companies are turning to artificial intelligence to try and put a stop to predatory behavior. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/2011m 46s

Amazon Opens Cashierless "Go" Supermarket

The e-commerce giant is opening a new grocery store in Seattle. It'll have everything you normally see in a supermarket - except for cashiers. Amazon's also trying to license its cashier-free technology to its competitors. Our reporter Sebastian Herrera joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/02/2012m 9s

Food-Delivery Companies Look To Mergers and Acquisitions

Competition in the food-delivery market is heating up. Some of the biggest players have considered joining forces in order to stay afloat. Tech reporter Preetika Rana joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/02/2012m 3s

Google Resists Handing Over Documents in Probe by States

A coalition of states and territories is looking into potential antitrust concerns at Google. But the search giant is pushing back. The WSJ reports exclusively that Google is pushing back against requests from the attorneys general. Our John McKinnon joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Amanda Lewellyn is our producer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/209m 52s

Why Political Texts Are Blowing Up Your Phone

Texts from political groups could reach in the billions this election season. Our reporter Emily Glazer joins us to explain how those communications skirt federal rules requiring consent. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/2013m 1s

China Turns to Health-Rating Apps to Control Coronavirus

The Chinese government is teaming up with tech giants like Alibaba and Tencent to develop apps that classify people based on factors like health conditions and travel history. Reporter Liza Lin joins us from Singapore to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/02/2012m 18s

Facebook Delivers Long-Awaited Data to Outside Researchers

After a longer wait than expected, Facebook has turned over a trove of information that could hold answers about how the platform impacts society. Our tech reporter Jeff Horwitz joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/02/208m 51s

How Oracle is Lobbying Against Amazon and Google

In Washington, lobbying has historically pit consumer groups against big companies. Now, some of the biggest fights are between companies. And one company has emerged as a major player: Oracle. Our reporter James Grimaldi joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Our producer is Amanda Lewellyn. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/2013m 19s

5G Rollout Hits a Speed Bump

Companies - and countries - have been racing to build 5G networks But recently, it looks like they've been hitting the brakes. Our tech reporter Asa Fitch joins us to explain what's going on. Kateri Jochum hosts. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/2013m 51s

Samsung Galaxy S20: Crazy Cameras and 5G in Every Phone

Samsung made a leap from the Galaxy S10 - all the way to S20. Our personal tech columnist Joanna Stern tested out the phone, and she explains whether all the new features really warrant the jump. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/02/2014m 1s

Big Tech Dominates ESG Funds

Environmental, social and corporate governance funds-also known as ESG funds-paint themselves as sustainable investments, focused on causes like green energy. But often, they're full of big tech companies like Microsoft, Apple, and Amazon. Our reporter Akane Otani joins us to explain why that is. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. And WSJ owner News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/02/2014m 31s

A Throwback Way to Hire Tech Workers: Apprenticeships

There's a shortage of tech workers. So recruiters are turning to an older way of getting entry-level employees in the door: apprenticeships. Reporter Agam Shah joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/02/209m 25s

How China's Using Its Surveillance Tech to Track Coronavirus

China is tapping into its network of security cameras, facial recognition technology and social media monitoring to try and curb the spread of coronavirus. Reporter Liza Lin joins us from Singapore to explain the challenges of trying to harness big data quickly when lives are on the line. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co - publisher of the Wall Street Journal - has a commercial agreement to supply news through Twitter. And WSJ owner News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/2017m 21s

Dept. of Justice Probe into Google Zeroes in on Ad Tech

The DOJ has been investigating Google for suspected antitrust behavior. Now, it looks like the company's advertising technology business is emerging as a major focus of the investigation. Reporter Keach Hagey joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co - publisher of the Wall Street Journal - has a content partnership with Gimlet Media, a unit of Spotify. It also has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/2015m 13s

The App That Brought Iowa to a Standstill

The results of the Democratic caucuses in Iowa were delayed by none other than a malfunctioning app. Social media and politics reporter Deepa Seetharaman explains what happened, and what it could mean for the rest of the 2020 election season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/2016m 19s

Alphabet Posts Weak Earnings but Unveils YouTube, Cloud Results

The parent company of Google is the latest tech giant to post fourth-quarter earnings. Tech Editor Bowdeya Tweh joins us to break down what we learned. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/02/2015m 11s

World Athletics Won't Ban Nike Vaporfly Shoes

Nike Vaporflys are the shoe of choice for many of the world's elite runners, including several record holders. Although some say the shoe gives athletes an unfair advantage, World Athletics - the sport's governing body - decided not to ban them. Senior video journalist Alex Hotz joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/02/2012m 50s

Amazon Reports Stable Profits Despite Higher Costs

Amazon has been stepping up its game when it comes to same-day and one-day shipping. But did it pay off? Reporter Sebastian Herrera joins us to explain what the numbers tell us. Kateri Jochum hosts. Tech News Briefing is produced by Amanda Lewellyn. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/2012m 22s

Google Eyes San Jose For a New Campus

Google is looking to set up another campus in San Jose. Reporter Rob Copeland joins us to explain what that could mean for the city... and why some are pushing back against the search giant. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. And WSJ owner News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/2013m 21s

Apple Posts Record Earnings on Strong iPhone, App Sales

Last year, Apple looked to be headed for a slump. Instead, Apple's share price more than doubled. Now, it's reported its fourth-quarter earnings - and reporter Tripp Mickle joins us to explain the takeaways. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. And WSJ owner News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/2013m 1s

Tech Giants' New Call to Lawmakers: 'Regulate Us'

Big tech companies have long bucked government attempts to regulate them. But now, they're changing their tune. WSJ reporter Sebastian Herrera joins us from San Francisco to explain why tech leaders are now saying they're all for more rules. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. And WSJ owner News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/01/2011m 36s

AB InBev Taps Machine Learning to Fight Corruption

Rooting out corruption has long been a human process. Meaning: it's long been a process prone to human error. Reporter Dylan Tokar joins us to explain how one company is tapping machine learning to try and change that. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/01/2012m 19s

Eyeing E-Commerce Players, US Pledges Crackdown On Counterfeits

The Wall Street Journal reports exclusively that the Department of Homeland Security is planning new action to curb counterfeits - especially on e-commerce platforms like Amazon and Alibaba. Reporter Will Mauldin joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/2010m 5s

CBS Bets Big on 'Star Trek: Picard' to Boost Streaming Business

CBS' is planning to boldly go where no streaming service has gone before: into the "Star Trek" universe. In an increasingly crowded place, the streaming service is hoping the content will be their secret weapon in the streaming wars. Reporter Joe Flint joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/2011m 59s

Uber Tests Allowing California Drivers to Set Fares

Facing new regulatory hurdles in California, Uber is rolling out a new feature that would allow drivers to set their own rates for rides. Tech and transportation reporter Preetika Rana explains what's going on - and how it could impact Uber, its drivers, and its riders. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/2013m 1s

Is Peloton a Fitness Fad or a Tech Company?

It seems like every company is trying to brand itself as a tech company. Including: the stationary bike company Peloton. Columnist John Stoll joins us to talk about how the expanded definition of "tech company" is changing the fitness sector. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/01/2013m 50s

Bezos Pledges New $1 Billion India Investment Amid Pushback

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is on the charm offensive in India, despite pushback from lawmakers there. Reporter Newley Purnell joins us to explain why Bezos is so interested in making sure his company can grow in India. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/2011m 12s

Microsoft Patches Severe Windows Flaw Detected by NSA

After the National Security Agency found the flaw, Microsoft released a patch to fix a problem with its Windows operating system. Reporter Bob McMillan joins us to explain how the news shines a different light on the debate over national security vs. data privacy. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/2012m 30s

Despite a US-China Trade Truce, Tech Tensions Rise

The US and China are set to sign phase one of a trade deal today. But on the tech side of things, tensions are still running high. Senior editor Bob Davis will join us to explain the difference between tech and trade. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. WSJ owner News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/2011m 32s

Away Chief Steph Korey Reverses Resignation

After an explosive report from The Verge detailing a "toxic" workplace at Away, Co-founder and CEO Steph Korey resigned. But now, just a few weeks later, she's reversing course. Columnist John Stoll joins us to explain what's going on and how the news could affect other tech leaders. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/01/2012m 51s

New Tactics Get Around Big Tech's Ad-Fraud Defenses

Fraudsters are using readily-available technology to boost site and ad traffic, bolster search results and pad reviews. Reporter Parmy Olson joins to explain how they're getting around big tech's defenses. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/01/2010m 28s

Co-Parenting Sites Skip Right to the Baby Carriage

A new kind of online service matches people who want to have children - but don't necessarily want romance along with it. Reporter Julie Jargon will join us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/209m 53s

The Best of CES 2020

CES is all about the tech world's first answers to tomorrow's questions. Our Personal Tech team visited the trade show in Las Vegas, and editor Wilson Rothman joins us to tell us what they saw. Kateri Jochum hosts. Dow Jones & Co, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, has a content partnership with Gimlet Media, which is a unit of Spotify. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/2014m 26s

Facebook Bans Deepfakes

The social-media giant is working to combat misleading content that's been altered with artificial intelligence tools. WSJ Reporter Betsy Morris joins us to explain. Kateri Jochum hosts. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/01/208m 32s

Politics Elbows Its Way Onto TikTok

In the last year, the social media site TikTok has exploded as a go-to place for short-form videos. It's mostly home to lighthearted content, like cute animals making funny sounds or videos with the latest dance moves. But reporter Emily Glazer joins us to explain how politics is starting to seep onto the platform - and why it matters. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/01/2012m 26s

Police Tracked a Terror Suspect - Until His Phone Went Dark

Faced with strong encryption, European law-enforcement agencies turned to an Israeli spyware company to track a terror suspect on WhatsApp. Reporter Valentina Pop joins us to explain how a warning message stopped their investigation in its tracks. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/01/2010m 7s

Google AI Beats Doctors at Breast Cancer Detection - Sometimes

More tech companies are entering into healthcare. WSJ Reporter Brianna Abbott joins us to explain how Google's health research unit is using artificial intelligence to detect breast cancer. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/2011m 15s

Our Personal Tech Team's 2020 Predictions

Every year, the WSJ's Personal Tech team uses their tech-spertise to make predictions about the year ahead. We sat down with editor Wilson Rothman and columnist Joanna Stern to hear what they forecast for 2020. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/2011m 58s

The Times Square New Year's Eve Ball: Behind the Scenes

Waterford Crystal's Tom Brennan explains the technology behind the famous ball in Times Square, including how it descends at midnight on New Year's Eve. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/12/198m 3s

What Our Personal Tech Team Got Right About 2019

Every year, our Personal Tech team makes predictions about the year ahead. But before they publish their lookahead to 2020, we sit down with editor Wilson Rothman and columnist Joanna Stern to revisit their 2019 predictions. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/12/1911m 4s

Decade in Review: Tech and the Corner Office

As the 2010s wind down, we're taking a look back at the tech that's shaped the decade. Today: how tech has changed the job description for CEOs. Our Charlie Turner sits down with reporter John Jurgensen to discuss. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/12/1915m 29s

Decade in Review: Smartphones

It's the end of the decade. So we're looking back at the tech that shaped the 2010s. Our Personal Tech columnist Joanna Stern challenged herself to spend 24 hours using only tech from 2010. She talks to us about her trip to Hell - Michigan, that is. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/12/1912m 45s

Decade in Review: Streaming

It's the end of the decade, and we know it. So we're looking back at the tech that's shaped the 2010s. Today, our Charlie Turner sits down with reporter John Jurgensen to talk about how streaming has changed the way we consume entertainment. Kateri Jochum hosts. Note: we won't be on the air tomorrow, but we'll be back in your podcast feed on Thursday. From all of us at the WSJ, happy holidays. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/12/1910m 34s

Decade in Review: Big Tech

In the final days of the 2010s, we're looking back at the tech that's shaped the decade. Today, our Charlie Turner sits down with reporter Rolfe Winkler to discuss how Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google - the so-called FAANG companies - have left their mark. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/12/199m 39s

Why You Still Can't Have a Decent Conversation with Alexa

If you've ever used a voice assistant, you've probably also been disappointed by a voice assistant. Personal Tech editor Wilson Rothman joins us to explain why that is. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/1914m 14s

Rule Change Could Extend Tech Firms' Reach Into Banking

Tech firms have been partnering with banks to extend their reach into the banking industry. The Wall Street Journal's Telis Demos says a planned FDIC rule change on deposits could help tech companies advance even further, spurring more partnerships. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/199m 24s

Peter Thiel's Outsized Influence on Facebook's Leadership

Facebook's top executives are increasingly divided over how to address criticism of the company's influence on politics. Right in the middle of that internal division is billionaire investor Peter Thiel, Facebook's most influential board member and a person who exerts a lot of influence over CEO Mark Zuckerberg. More from the Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/12/1913m 6s

How to Repair Your Image: An Online Makeover

The Wall Street Journal's Rachael Levy says that some of the wealthiest among us are using the services of a reputation-management company to repair their online images. Among the methods used by Status Labs: burying negative Google results by placing flattering content on sites masquerading as news outlets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/1910m 29s

Your Internet Provider Likely Juiced Its Official Speed Scores

Paying for fast internet isn't a guarantee that you're actually getting it. Even if it's rated highly in the FCC's yearly report. WSJ Reporter Shalini Ramachandran joins us to explain how internet service providers game their scores. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/12/1911m 31s

Facebook Pledges $130 Million to Fund 'Supreme Court' for Content

The social media giant has announced a new way it'll review how the company moderates content. WSJ Reporter Jeff Horwitz joins us to explain. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/12/1911m 1s

For First Time Since Facebook Debacle, Nasdaq To Overtake NYSE

Nasdaq and the New York Stock Exchange typically battle it out for major IPOs. In a year of tech unicorn IPOs, exchanges reporter Alexander Osipovich joins us to explain how Nasdaq came out on top this year, and how those public listings factor in. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/12/1914m 28s

Scientists Store Data in Synthetic DNA

The future of digital memory may be inside a small plastic bunny. Reporter Lee Hotz joins us to explain why scientists are now turning to synthetic DNA to store data. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/1912m 6s

Netflix Sweeps Golden Globe Nominations

When Golden Globe nominations were announced, streaming services emerged as the star. Entertainment reporter John Jurgensen explains what that means for the future of Netflix, streaming, and the movies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/1911m 25s

NY Lawmakers Look to CA Gig-Worker Bill

Lawmakers in New York are considering a measure that would require companies to extend more benefits to gig workers. They're looking to California, which passed a similar law earlier this year. Reporter Jimmy Vielkind joins us to explain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/12/1912m 20s

Hoverboards: How Amazon Dodges Responsibility for Unsafe Products

From ride-sharing companies to online babysitting services, internet marketplaces have long argued that it's the sellers' responsibility to make sure that products are safe. Reporter Alexandra Berzon explains how hoverboards sold on Amazon could challenge that argument. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/12/1911m 8s

Google Co-Founders Step Away, CEO Steps Up

As the co-founders of Google give up management roles at Alphabet, WSJ reporter Rob Copeland explains the challenges their replacement, current CEO Sundar Pichai, will face. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/12/1911m 40s

With Brits Used to Surveillance, More Companies Try Tracking Faces

WSJ Reporter Parmy Olson explains why so many UK companies are adopting facial recognition technology, and how it's legal. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/199m 35s

Diabetes Patients' Blood-Sugar Data Aren't Being Shared

The DexCom glucose monitor stopped sharing data with smartphones. WSJ Reporter Peter Loftus explains why that's so dangerous. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/1910m 19s

Welcome to the Button Wars

It's Cyber Monday, and the battle for the future of payments is being fought in the shopping cart. Heard on the Street columnist Telis Demos joins us to explain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/12/1914m 33s

On Amazon, Don't Just 'Buy Now'

'Tis the season... for shopping online. Amazon is probably part of your routine. Personal tech reporter Katie Bindley explains how to skip getting scammed while shopping on the site. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/11/1911m 2s

Our Favorite Gadgets of 2019: Phone Accessories Edition

Personal Tech Editor Wilson Rothman breaks down the best gadgets for your phone. Correction: HMD Global, which licenses the Nokia brand for phones and tablets, is based in Finland. An earlier version of this podcast said HMD was a Chinese company. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/11/1911m 33s

Our Favorite Gadgets of 2019: Kids Edition

The holidays are fast approaching. So we sat down with Personal Tech Editor Wilson Rothman to break down the best gadgets for the tech-savviest demographic: kids. The Wall Street Journal and Fox Corp share a parent company, News Corp. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/11/1915m 26s

Our Favorite Gadgets of 2019: Smart Home Edition

Personal Tech Editor Wilson Rothman breaks down the best gadgets for a smarter home. Reporter Betsy Morris explains how tech companies are combating deepfakes. News Corp has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook and Twitter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/11/1913m 15s

Facebook Weighs Steps to Curb Narrowly-Targeted Political Ads

Facebook may be the next tech company to respond to controversy over political ad policies. Reporter Emily Glazer explains. News Corp, owner of the Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook and Twitter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/11/1911m 18s

Please Like My Vacation Photo. I Hired a Professional.

Travelers are paying pros to help them curate the best possible vacation Instagrams. Reporter Harriet Torry explains. Dow Jones & Co. has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/11/1911m 35s

Google Stadia, Apple Arcade: So Many Ways to Play...and Pay

There are more devices and gaming platforms than ever before. Wall Street Journal videogame reporter Sarah E. Needleman explains what to know ahead of this year's holiday season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/1910m 35s

TikTok Looking at Ways to Shake Off Its Ties to China

Wall Street Journal reporter Georgia Wells explains why the video streaming app TikTok is trying to downplay its ties to China and gain more traction in the U.S. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/198m 17s

Twitter to Restrict How Advertisers Target Users

Wall Street Journal reporter Emily Glazer explains how Twitter will no longer allow groups promoting causes to target users by their ZIP Code or political affiliations. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply video content through Twitter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/11/199m 5s

Moving 5G Traffic to the Cloud to Free Up Networks

Wall Street Journal report Eric Sylvers explains how phone carriers are exploring moving 5G technology to the cloud in order to unclog busy data networks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/11/1910m 5s

5G Technology: How It Will Revolutionize Sports Betting

Wall Street Journal reporter Sarah Krouse explains how 5G technology could connect more sports fans, and allow them to bet on games as they watch.(Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services.) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/199m 40s

5G Technology: Governments, Carriers Spar Over Prices

Wall Street Journal reporter Stu Woo discusses how governments are seeking to make as much money as possible from spectrum auctions, but are receiving pushback from phone carriers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/11/199m 5s

5G And the Internet of Things: At What Cost To Privacy?

5G wireless technology has the ability to connect a ton of Internet devices, what's known as the Internet of Things. The Wall Street Journal's Drew Fitzgerald talks about the implications that might have for consumers' data privacy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/1911m 20s

Combining 5G and AI Could Lead to Unlimited Possibilities

Combining 5G wireless networks and artificial intelligence has the potential to change so many things here on Earth and in space. The Wall Street Journal's Jame Rundle says it could, for example, shorten the time it takes to develop new drugs, improve crop-growing methods and lead to a better shopping experience for retailers and shoppers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/11/198m 43s

SPECIAL: WSJ Exclusive Interview with Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei

The WSJ recently sat down for an exclusive interview with Huawei founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei in Shenzhen. In this special, Ren talks about how the US blacklisting has impacted Huawei - and why he says Huawei doesn't need the US to survive. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/11/197m 57s

How Google Came to Dominate the Digital Ad Space

With an array of tools and technology, Google has become the king of digital advertising and it also has the dominant digital ad marketplace. Google is now a target of investigations into whether it's abused its power. The Wall Street Journal's Keach Hagey has the story. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/11/1911m 17s

Google Buys Fitbit. What Does It Mean for Users' Data?

Google has bought wearables device maker Fitbit for 2.1 billion dollars. The search giant wants to become a major player in health data. But the Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman says the deal raises questions about how users' health and wellness data will be used. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/11/198m 17s

Managing Household Chores With Labor-Sharing Apps

Some new apps can help families divvy up the household responsibilities, and head off arguments over who's pulling their weight around the house. More from the Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/11/198m 53s

Apple's AirPods Pro: New, Improved and Pricier

The Wall Street Journal's Joanna Stern tested Apple's new earbuds, and found the AirPods Pro to be much improved over the AirPods. One big improvement: they don't fall out. At $250 a pair, that's welcome news. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/11/199m 58s

High-Tech Innovations to Battle California's Siege of Blazes

California firefighters are using a mix of high-tech and old-fashioned cunning to battle the state's siege of hundreds of blazes. The Wall Street Journal's Erin Ailworth has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/198m 22s

Interior Department Grounds Aerial Drone Fleet

The Interior Department is grounding its entire fleet of aerial drones, one of the largest in the federal government, citing increasing concerns about the national security risk from Chinese manufacturers. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Puko has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/11/1910m 5s

Facebook Removes Inauthentic Accounts Linked to Russian Businessman

Facebook dismantled a coordinated effort to mislead users led by a Russian businessman whom law-enforcement officials have previously accused of interfering in U.S. elections. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/10/198m 58s

AT&T Joins Streaming Wars With HBO Max

AT&T is preparing to unveil its answer to Netflix -- HBO Max , a multibillion-dollar gamble that the media and telecom giant can sell a premium streaming-video service when rivals are flooding the market with cheaper alternatives. The Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/1910m 12s

Big Tech Ramps Up Lobbying Amid Antitrust Scrutiny

As the tech industry faces growing regulatory scrutiny, companies like Facebook and Amazon have ramped up lobbying in Washington. The Wall Street Journal's Ryan Tracy has more on how big tech seeks to present a positive message to Capitol Hill. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/10/198m 27s

Drone Wars: Amazon, Alphabet and Uber Take to the Skies

While commercial drone delivery faces many hurdles, companies including Amazon, Alphabet and Uber are starting the most advanced trials of unmanned aircraft delivery in U.S. history. The Wall Street Journal's Sebastian Herrera has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/10/1912m 1s

WSJ Tech Live: Slack CEO Reflects on IPO, Competition

During the final session at the WSJ Tech Live conference, Slack Co-Founder and CEO Stewart Butterfield sat down with WSJ's Global Technology Editor Jason Dean to reflect on life as a public company and the future of "collaboration at work." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/10/198m 18s

WSJ Tech Live: China's 'Concerning' Leads Over U.S. in Tech

At WSJ's Tech Live conference, Michael Brown, director of the Defense Innovation Unit, said that while the U.S. has a lead in certain technologies, the list of tech where China has the edge is extensive, including: 5G cellular networks, drones, batteries, hypersonic systems, wind and solar energy, as well as cryptocurrency. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/10/1910m 26s

WSJ Tech Live: How Amazon Plans to Police Products on Its Site

At the WSJ Tech Live conference in Laguna Beach on Tuesday, Amazon consumer chief Jeff Wilke explains why the company may need to spend billions of dollars in the future to prevent the sale of counterfeit goods, expired food or dangerous products on its platforms. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/10/1910m 41s

WSJ Tech Live: How the FCC, Facebook Tackle Regulation

The Wall Street Journal's annual WSJ Tech Live conference in Laguna Beach, California kicked off on Monday with a look at how FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Aims to regulate the biggest technology companies, and how Facebook's chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer says AI solutions can control questionable content ahead of the 2020 election. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/1912m 23s

Big Tech Companies in Line for a New Digital 'Web Tax'

Wall Street Journal tax reporter Richard Rubin explains why more than 100 nations are hammering out details of a new tax on consumer-facing tech companies, and how consumers could be affected. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/10/199m 47s

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Defends Free Expression

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg spoke at Georgetown University Thursday about freedom of expression - and tech. The Wall Street Journal's Ryan Tracy discusses key points from the speech. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/10/199m 3s

Amid Rising Competition, Netflix Adds Subscribers

Netflix reported subscriber growth that missed targets. But that was better than the previous quarter, when Netflix lost subscribers in the U.S. for the first time in around a decade. The Wall Street Journal's Joe Flint says that's significant given the fact that Netflix faces rising competition. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/10/1910m 0s

Are Parents Obsessed With Checking Kids' Grades Online?

Many U.S. schools are required to post children's grades in online grade books, which makes it super-convenient for parents. But has it become an obsession for parents to go online and check every single grade score? For some parents, the answer is yes, according to the Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/10/197m 55s

Congress Probes Vape Companies About Social-Media Bots

As a congressional committee investigates whether millions of bot-generated messages about e-cigarettes have misled consumers, the Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon talks about the deceptive sales and marketing practices infiltrating social-media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/10/199m 29s

Geofencing: How Political Campaigns Track Your Phone

Voter targeting has grown more invasive with location data that apps can transmit from cellphones -- allowing political groups to track down voters based on places they've been, including rallies, churches and gun clubs. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/1911m 47s

Amazon's Twitch Draws Attention in Wake of Germany Shooting

In the wake of Amazon's Twitch broadcasting a violent shooting in Germany this week, the Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman discusses the challenge of preventing extremists from showing violent acts in real time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/198m 10s

Gadgets Cause New Worries for Parents at Sleepovers

Some parents are growing worried about what their children could be exposed to online late at night when over at a friend's house -- where the rules on internet access could be different from their own home. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon explains how a childhood rite gets tricky in the digital age. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/10/1910m 24s

Senate Faults Big Tech for Role in Russian Election Meddling

A Senate investigation of Russia's social-media influence criticized U.S. tech giants, with new attention on Google and YouTube, for helping spread misinformation during the 2016 presidential election -- and pushed them to better coordinate to prevent a repeat next year. The Wall Street Journal's Georgia Wells has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/198m 33s

Bakkt's Lackluster Launch: What's Next For Bitcoin?

Amid a lackluster launch of bitcoin-futures platform Bakkt, the Wall Street Journal's Paul Vigna explains Wall Street's hesitation in embracing cryptocurrencies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/10/1911m 27s

Disney Bans Netflix Ads as Streaming War Heats Up

As media giants continue to battle each other for streaming-subscribers, Disney bans advertising from Netflix across its entertainment TV network. The Wall Street Journal's Suzanne Vranica has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/1911m 49s

EU Deals Fresh Blow to Facebook

The European Union's top court gave judges in the bloc broader power to order the removal of Facebook posts, dealing a fresh blow to the U.S. tech giant as it faces growing regulatory headwinds on both sides of the Atlantic. The Wall Street Journals; Sam Schechner has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/10/199m 40s

Facial Recognition: Tracking Your Travel Emotions

Travel companies are using facial recognition and other sophisticated tech to better predict how and why their customers shop the way they do. The Wall Street Journal's Scott McCartney has more on how the latest scientific data is changing the travel industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/10/1911m 37s

UPS Gets the OK from the FAA for Drone Deliveries

United Parcel Service has received the first ever federal approval to begin organizing a fleet of unmanned aircraft to deliver health supplies and eventually consumer packages throughout the U.S. Wall Street Journal reporter Andy Pasztor explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/199m 54s

Hack Clubs: When Teens Try to Convince Parents They're Coding

When teenagers form "hack clubs," they learn that hacking doesn't always mean breaking into government servers or stealing bank data. But convincing teachers and parents of that isn't always easy. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/10/199m 46s

Apple Movies to Hit Theaters Before Streaming on Apple TV+

Apple looks to make a splash in Hollywood by bringing feature-length films to theaters -- before releasing them on its streaming TV service. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle explains the streaming strategy behind Apple TV+. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/09/198m 23s

Instagram's Content Factories - More Ads, Less Originality?

Instagram's 1 billion monthly users has gave rise to an aggressive behind-the-scenes advertising economy. But is it threatening the site's originality and appeal? The Wall Street Journal's Georgia Wells has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/09/1910m 29s

Foot Locker Invests in Mobile Video Commerce Platform Ntwrk

Foot Locker has invested in Ntwrk, a video-based shopping app that works with celebrities and brands to sell limited-edition merchandise. The Wall Street Journal's Sahil Patel explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/09/1911m 2s

Google Scores a Win Against EU Regulators in Court

This week, the European Court of Justice ruled that Google doesn't have to apply the EU's "right to be forgotten" to versions of its search engine accessed outside the bloc's border. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner explains why this is a win for Google and free speech advocates -- and what it ultimately means for our privacy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/1911m 4s

How to Keep Your Mobile Banking Safe

As people increasingly embrace mobile banking, concerns about digital security have come to the forefront. While a lot safety measures depend on your bank, there are things customers can do. Wall Street Journal contributor Matthew Kassel has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/09/199m 39s

Can Nintendo Sustain Sales With Switch Lite?

As it gears up for heightened competition from Sony and Microsoft, Nintendo has introduced the $200 Switch Lite. The Wall Street Journal's Bowdeya Tweh has more on how the videogame maker aims to attract casual gamers and expand its global presence. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/09/199m 52s

Zuckerberg Faces Tough Questions From Senators

With his company under a regulatory spotlight, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week. The Wall Street Journal's Brent Kendall has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/09/198m 53s

How Smart Cities Could Get Hacked

As cities across the globe use technology to connect their services and residents, they become more vulnerable to cyberattacks. The Wall Street Journal's James Rundle breaks down the the potential weak spots. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/09/198m 48s

Apple, Google, Amazon Help Keep Tabs of Your Kids

Apple, Google and Amazon are taking new steps to help parents monitor their kids online. The Wall Street Journal Julie Jargon has more on how the settings section of many common devices let parents do everything from block explicit content to set a fixed bedtime-all without paying extra or worrying about privacy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/1911m 20s

After Backpage, U.S. Investigates Massage, Escort Websites

A year after U.S. authorities closed Backpage.com, the biggest player in the online sex-for-sale industry, investigators are now focused on three websites now dominant in the American market. The Wall Street Journal's Lalita Clozel has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/09/199m 15s

Tech Backlash Hits Gig Economy. What's Next for Uber, Lyft?

After a decade of solid growth, are regulatory actions around globe threatening the gig economy? The Wall Street Journal's Alejandro Lazo explains why gig-based companies like Uber and Lyft are on the defensive. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/09/1910m 9s

Regulators Order Google: Let Employees Speak

The National Labor Relations Board has ordered Google to let employees speak out on political and workplace issues -- as part of a settlement of complaints that it punishes those who do just that. The Wall Street Journal's Rob Copeland explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/09/198m 25s

Electric Cars Dominate Frankfurt Auto Show

European auto makers are plowing billions of dollars into new hybrid and plug-in electric models. But, with prices high and consumer demand lukewarm, the industry is calling on European governments for assistance. The Wall Street Journal's William Boston explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/09/1910m 18s

Apple iPhone 2019 Event: A Recap

At Apple's annual showcase, the company revealed a trio of upgraded iPhones, including a lower-priced model, and detailed its plans to enter the increasingly competitive video-streaming market. But will turning the spotlight toward a younger cast of products help Apple's struggling growth? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/197m 54s

Attorneys General Kick Off Google Probe

A bipartisan group of 50 attorneys general representing almost every state officially kicked off an antitrust probe of Google, saying the search giant's dominance raises troubling concerns. The Wall Street Journal's Brent Kendall had more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/09/199m 3s

Apple Bets on Cameras at iPhone Event

Apple's iPhone is expected to remain the star of its annual publicity showcase this week, but will the company need to highlight a younger cast of products to galvanize growth? The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/09/198m 19s

GM to Use Google Apps in Cars By 2021

General Motors is forming a closer partnership with Alphabet's Google, agreeing to build it's apps directly into touch-screen displays in vehicles. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Colias has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/09/199m 27s

Facebook's New Challenge: Letting Users Take Their Own Data

This week, Facebook outlined new mandates -- to protect users' privacy and to give them the right to take their data where they choose. The Wall Street Journal's Jeff Horwitz explains how it aims to grapple with both. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/09/198m 43s

Apple AirPods: Love 'Em and Lose 'Em

Apple's AirPods are sold as a liberating, wire-free experience. But for some, they have become an emotional burden and pain in the wallet. The Wall Street Journal's Rachel Feintzeig has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/09/198m 25s

How a Texas County Fought Off Ransomware

Around two dozen Texas communities' computer systems were recently targeted by hackers demanding money. Only Lubbock County successfully fought off the ransomware attack. We get the story from the Wall Street Journal's Talal Ansari. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/09/198m 47s

An Esports Tournament for Hackers?

Some experts think esports will soon include cybersecurity tournaments where videogamers compete to hack each other's systems. This might eventually help cybersecurity companies fill millions of vacant positions globally, according to Wall Street Journal Pro Cybersecurity reporter James Rundle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/08/197m 55s

Prices Skyrocket for Political Ads on Facebook

Political campaigns have encountered sticker shock when seeking to buy ads on Facebook's advertising platform. The Wall Street Journal's Emily Glazer says one reason prices have risen sharply is an ad-buying spree by Democratic presidential candidates. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/08/1910m 35s

More Driver Complaints About Automatic Braking

As automatic breaking becomes more common in cars, more drivers are complaining the systems don't always work as intended. For instance, automatic braking sometimes activates when there's no risk. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Foldy has the story. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/08/199m 22s

Google's New Guidelines for Employees: No Politics!

Google has issued new guidelines that limit employee discussion of politics and other topics not related to work. Wall Street Journal reporter Sarah E. Needleman explains how it represents a major shift for a company. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/08/197m 34s

Samsung's 'The Frame' TV: Spotify of Art?

Samsung 's "The Frame" television aims to bring museum masterpieces into your living room. Will new digital subscriptions to classic artwork create the "Spotify of art?" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/08/196m 32s

Robocall Wars: Top Telecoms, State Enforcers Make New Pact

Thursday, large telecom companies and attorneys general from every state unveiled a new pact for combating robocalls. The Wall Street Journal's Ryan Tracy talks the latest move toward cutting off intrusive calls before they reach a your phone. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/08/198m 47s

Paying For Faster Internet? Here's a Reality Check

In the age of high-speed internet, streaming video is in high demand. But does paying for faster internet speeds truly make for a better streaming experience? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/08/196m 40s

Tesla Shifts Gears; Rents Solar Panels to Homeowners

To jump-start residential installations, Tesla is once again offering to rent solar panels to homeowners. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/08/199m 1s

Monterey Car Week 2019: Hi-Tech Meets High-End

From the Lotus Evija hypercar to the Acura Type S Concept, Monterey Car Week showcased the very latest in electric and autonomous vehicles. Will it be luxury concept cars that ultimately give us the clearest glimpse into the future? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/08/197m 3s

What Trade Talks Mean for Big Tech

Last week, shares of tech companies outperformed on the news that the Trump administration plans to remove items from the $300 billion of Chinese imports facing tariffs. But how much longer will smartphones, laptop computers and toys benefit from a reprieve? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/08/196m 47s

Is Facial-Recognition Technology a Threat?

Airlines and the TSA are starting to scan faces to get people through security and boarding faster, but does facial recognition at the airport come with unintended consequences? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/08/196m 13s

AI Boom Raises New Questions of Tech Expertise

Engineer.ai says it uses artificial intelligence to help automate app-development -- but staffers say it exaggerates these claims to attract customers and investors. The Wall Street Journal's Newley Purnell and Parmy Olson explain how startups have used the AI boom to inflate their tech expertise. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/08/199m 23s

What CBS-Viacom Deal Means for Streaming

Now that CBS and Viacom have agreed to merge, what will the new streaming landscape mean for rivals? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/08/196m 25s

FAA's Timeline for Return of MAX 737

When the Federal Aviation Administration lifts the grounding of the 737 MAX fleet, will carriers have to make their way through a maze of tech requirements before flying passengers? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/08/197m 44s

Can Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Help Struggling Market?

Will a larger battery, bigger screen size, and 5G help the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 attract customers in a struggling smartphone market? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/08/197m 13s

FBI and Facebook: At Odds Over Social-Media Monitoring?

To better monitor threats, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is soliciting proposals from outside vendors for a contract to pull public data from social media. But does the effort to be more aggressive set up a clash with Facebook's privacy policies? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/08/197m 16s

Hotel Apps (Finally) Get an Upgrade

Hotel chains are upgrading apps to check in customers, pre-order food, track shuttle vans and other services -- a move some say is long overdue. The Wall Street Journal's Scott McCartney has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/08/198m 23s

8chan's Struggle to Stay Online in Wake of El Paso Shooting

Online forum 8chan, used by the suspect in the El Paso, is facing concerted efforts to block its return. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/08/198m 19s

Huawei's Phone Sales Surge in China Despite U.S. Ban

Huawei's domestic smartphone sales have surged despite the U.S. ban on tech sales to the company. Has an outraged Chinese fan base gone on a buying spree? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/08/197m 38s

Can New U.S. Cyber Alert Prevent Hacking of Small Planes?

As the Department of Homeland Security issues a new cyber alert for small planes, have modern flight systems become too vulnerable to hacking? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/08/197m 21s

FCC Votes to Crack Down on Overseas Robocalls

The FCC voted on extending a ban on faking caller information for malicious purposes-which currently applies only to calls originating in the U.S.-to calls coming from abroad. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/08/198m 39s

Senators Grill FAA Over Boeing Max Tech Risks

Members of the U.S. Senate grilled Federal Aviation Administration officials on Wednesday about the Lion Air crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Max in March. Was the FAA was too quick to approve Boeing's 737 Max airliner? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/08/196m 46s

Mapping App Mishaps and the Drivers Misled by GPS

Homeowners on the receiving end of addled smartphone navigation are increasingly grappling with lost drivers led astray by faulty algorithms. The Wall Street Journal's Katie Bindley has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/07/199m 52s

Facebook's New Privacy Checks

Now that the FTC has fined Facebook $5 billion for improperly managing user data, will stricter new oversight help protect our privacy? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/07/196m 19s

France's Digital Tax on Tech Giants

Last week, France signed into law a new digital tax on American tech giants like Google and Amazon. Will President Trump take "substantial reciprocal action" as promised? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/07/196m 42s

How Could a T-Mobile, Sprint Deal Impact Consumers?

The Justice Department is poised to approve T-Mobile's merger with Sprint under a plan designed to create a new wireless carrier by handing assets to satellite-TV provider Dish Network. But how soon will consumers see a change in their digital landscape? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/07/196m 6s

Will Facebook's Record-Setting Fine Send Message to Big Tech?

The record $5 billion fine and oversight conditions federal regulators imposed on Facebook for privacy violations put Big Tech on notice that any company failing to protect consumer information may now face greater legal risks than previously. Will the tech industry get the message? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/07/197m 44s

Amazon Strikes Deal With Real-Estate Giant Realogy

Real-estate brokerage giant Realogy launched a new partnership with Amazon in a fresh attempt at jump-starting the property firm's flagging business and tumbling share price. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Kusisto has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/07/199m 16s

Anthem's Smartphone App Lets You Pay for Doctor Visits

Insurance giant Anthem is launching a new app that will help people schedule and pay for doctor's visits on their smartphones. The Wall Street Journal's Anna Mathews says the healthcare app is available to consumers whether or not they're covered by Anthem. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/07/199m 58s

FaceApp Ignites Privacy, Security Concerns

FaceApp, the free photo-editing app, has gone viral over the past week. But so have concerns about FaceApp tied to digital privacy and national security. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Needleman explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/07/1910m 35s

Microsoft Posts Record Sales Thanks To The Cloud

Microsoft reported record quarterly revenue for the latest quarter, as its cloud computing business continued to grow. The Wall Street Journal's Asa Fitch says the results continued the strong run for Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/07/199m 18s

Musk's Neuralink Reports Progress on Brain-Computer Interface

Elon Musk's Neuralink startup reported a significant advance in developing a new brain-computer interface. It's a device aimed at treating neurological conditions like movement disorders and spinal cord injuries. The Wall Street Journal's Daniela Hernandez has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/07/1910m 10s

Peter Thiel Sounds Alarm on Google's China Ties

In recent public appearances, conservative tech investor Peter Thiel has voiced growing concerns that Google is working with China's government, and he's called for investigations. President Trump has said he'll look into it. More from the Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/07/198m 18s

$5 Billion Dollar FTC Fine Not The End Of It For Facebook

Last week, the Federal Trade Commission voted to fine Facebook five billion dollars for privacy violations. But regulators and lawmakers still have the social media giant in their sights. The Wall Street Journal's Ryan Tracy explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/07/1911m 21s

Beneath Startup Success: Anxiety, Fear, Dread

Going public is a triumphant moment for entrepreneurs who've powered their startup companies to success. But the whole process often leaves CEOs and founders battling stress, anxiety, dread and fear of failure. The Wall Street Journal's Rolfe Winkler has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/07/1910m 46s

Alexa to Provide U.K. Users with Medical Information

Amazon's Alexa voice assistant will provide users in the U.K. with answers to common medical questions. The information will come from Britain's National Health Service, in a partnership between Amazon and the N.H.S. More from the Wall Street Journal's Denise Roland. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/07/198m 45s

Big Bucks Stream Into Online TV

New streaming services from Disney, Apple and AT&T are shelling out millions of dollars to produce what each hopes will end up being the next "Game of Thrones." The Wall Street Journal's Erich Schwartzel says a single season of these shows would cost roughly the same as a big budget movie. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/07/1910m 3s

Auctions That Decide Which Web Ads You See Draw Scrutiny

Superfast electronic auctions, known as real-time bidding, determine which online ads you see. But the Wall Street Journal's Patience Haggin says the auctions have drawn the attention of regulators in Europe because of data privacy concerns. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/07/198m 8s

New Technology Scans Shoppers, No Cashier Needed

Taking a page from Amazon, retailers in the U.K. are testing product recognition technology that would scan shoppers and their items as they leave the store. It's not shoplifting since the customer automatically pays on the way out. The Wall Street Journal's Parmy Olson has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/07/1910m 7s

AI Takes Over Tennis at Wimbledon

At this year's Wimbledon tennis championship, Watson is using AI to make video highlights. Can one of tech's newest innovations take one of the world's oldest sporting events to the next level? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/07/196m 47s

Top Minds Collide at Tech Open Air

At the Tech Open Air festival in Berlin, technology collaborators compare notes on our future digital lifestyles. Will it continue to be apps and services that transform how we engage with the world? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/07/197m 21s

More Firms Use AI to Automate Corporate Networks

The Wall Street Journal's Sara Castellanos talks about how companies are tapping artificial intelligence to automate their IT networks. Businesses are finding that AI can identify and fix problems faster than humans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/07/198m 25s

Streaming Service Challenges Broadcasters with Free TV

Locast, a streaming service that offers free broadcast TV to cord-cutters is winning support from some big media players, five years after a similar venture was quashed in court. The Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/07/199m 25s

NASA Opens Samples of the Moon For First Time

Amid the 50th anniversary of man's first steps on the moon, NASA is about to open its long-protected samples of lunar rock. Could examining the moon with the latest technology reveal secrets from our solar system? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/07/196m 0s

Is Social Media Ready For Another Round of Elections?

At the Aspen Ideas Festival, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company's efforts to stop election interference has made progress -- but can social media handle another bout of election interference in 2020? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/06/197m 12s

Bitcoin Surges Toward $14,000

Bitcoin rose to its highest level in about 17 months, extending its rally to nearly 60% in June so far. The Wall Street Journal's Paul Vigna has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/06/199m 15s

Google's Rivals Are Ready to Make Their Antitrust Case

Google's competitors are readying documents and data in anticipation of meetings with the Justice Department. The Wall Street Journal's Ryan Tracy has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/06/198m 59s

Li-Fi Makes New Waves in Aerospace Industry

At this year's Paris Air Show, Li-Fi technology emerged as one of the top innovations in the aerospace industry. Will the next wave of high-speed internet soon change airplane flights as we know it? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/06/196m 21s

Are Companies Clear on Cloud Safety?

Putting data into the cloud can make it more secure but some companies have stumbled on issues ranging from execution to legal considerations. WSJ Pro's recent Cybersecurity Executive Forum examines how firms avoid pitfalls and new risks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/06/197m 27s

5G Push Slowed Over Airwave Squabbles

U.S. wireless companies' limited access to extremely valuable airwaves threatens to slow down big plans to build faster 5G networks. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/06/198m 31s

Will YouTube Change Kids' Content Amid FTC Probe?

To better protect young viewers from objectionable videos, YouTube could be moving all children's content into a separate product -- the existing stand-alone YouTube Kids app. The Wall Street Journal's Rob Copeland explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/06/199m 22s

Snap Seeks Global Growth With Messaging Innovation

Snap's new chief strategy officer says the company's ambitions extend beyond its core markets in the U.S. But will the clearest path to growth remain messaging innovation? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/06/198m 18s

Can Amazon Find a Hit in Videogame Industry?

As Amazon lays off several dozen employees from its division that develops videogames, the Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman explains its struggle to take on the gaming industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/06/198m 32s

Can Cybersecurity Take on Facial Recognition Risks?

While China is using facial recognition to increase efficiency in places like airports, are global companies spending enough on cybersecurity to take on its potential risks? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/06/197m 8s

CES Asia 2019: Next-Generation Cars, Smart Homes, 5G

CES Asia 2019 hosted more than 550 exhibitors from dozens of countries in Shanghai to preview what's next in technology. As 5G steals the spotlight by making its way into our smart homes, could it be the latest in car tech that drives us into the future? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/197m 47s

Cloud Gaming Wars: Microsoft's to Lose?

At the E3 videogame conference in Los Angeles this week, Microsoft shared several planned developments for its Xbox platform. But as more rivals enter the streaming space, will the future of cloud-enabled videogames remain a murky one? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/06/197m 37s

Amazon Ends Restaurant Delivery in Face of Competition

Amazon is ending its restaurant delivery service Amazon Restaurants in the U.S., putting an end to a four-year experiment that aimed to take on Grubhub and Uber Eats -- but failed to gain much traction. The Wall Street Journal's Sebastian Herrera has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/06/198m 12s

The FCC Struggles to Define Robocalls

The FCC passed rules that will let phone companies automatically block more robocalls, but it still needs to define an 'auto-dialer' and how consumers can opt out of phone calls from legitimate businesses. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/06/198m 51s

Amazon's re:MARS: The Robots Changing the Future

re:MARS, Amazon's Las Vegas conference brought together the leading minds in artificial intelligence. Can the latest advances in AI help Amazon transform the robots of the future? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/06/196m 18s

JPMorgan Kills New App Service for Young People

JPMorgan is scrapping an experiment to attract younger customers to a new digital-banking app a year after making it available nationwide. The Wall Street Journal's David Benoit has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/197m 30s

AI, Digital Tech Give Truckers a Smoother Ride

Trucking, logistics and supply-chain operators are bringing digital tools into the cabs of long-haul trucks. The Wall Street Journal's Angus Loten explains how AI is boosting productivity and making deliveries more efficient. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/06/1910m 48s

Apple WWDC 2019: A Recap

At Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose this week, users got a taste of iOS 13 with a dark mode, MacOS Catalina, and an operating system just for the iPad. But can an anonymous login system and new tools that prevent location tracking help Apple protect your privacy? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/196m 18s

Amazon Vs. Walmart: A Battle Over Fast Shipping

Amazon has made more than 10 million products available for free one-day delivery to Prime members in the U.S., the latest salvo in a battle over speedier shipping speeds with rival Walmart. The Wall Street Journal's Sebastian Herrera has the latest. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/06/199m 21s

Next Generation Network Makes First 5G Laptop

At the annual Computex event in Taiwan, the world's first potential 5G laptop was unveiled by Lenovo and Qualcomm. Will multi-gigabit speeds and a much longer battery life revolutionize connectivity? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/06/196m 44s

Blockchain Struggles to Get Users on 'Dapps'

While the creation of decentralized apps, or dapps, has been one of the most hyped developments of blockchain, the Wall Street Journal's Paul Vigna explains why they still have trouble luring a user base. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/05/1911m 23s

Payment Wars: Apple Pay's Biggest Rivals

In the age of digital transactions and mobile payments, credit card and payment companies remain a formidable challenge to new tech giants like Apple and Google. Barron's Tae Kim explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/05/196m 22s

Investors Hit the Brakes on Tesla Enthusiasm

As Tesla strives to bring an affordable electric car to the mainstream, the Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins says investors may be losing confidence. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/05/197m 20s

Tech's Next Hit Remains Unclear For Investors

How will the next wave of tech impact business and society? At the Wall Street Journal CEO Council, Sonali De Rycker, Partner at Accel, explains why the next chapter of the technology revolution remains uncertain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/197m 26s

The Future of Connection, Isolation ... and Home Cooking

From social media's aim of connection over isolation, to why home cooking is due for a modern-day revival, the Wall Street Journal's Future of Everything Festival covers the latest themes leading us into the future. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/197m 46s

What a Ruling Against Qualcomm Means For Smartphones

A judge's ruling says Qualcomm unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its dominant position to exact excessive licensing fees. The Wall Street Journal's Asa Fitch explains how the latest decision impacts the smartphone industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/05/197m 32s

Facial-Recognition Tech: Regulation Instead of Bans?

The co-founder of SenseTime, a Chinese artificial-intelligence startup is under fire for the use of its facial-recognition technology in mass-surveillance systems. He explains why its technology should be regulated rather than banned. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/197m 49s

The Future of Tech's New Challenge: Bias?

As the interactions between humans and machines become more personal, companies and governments think more actively about the ethical and privacy implications. At WSJ's The Future of Everything Festival, leading experts from across the tech industry weigh in. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/05/199m 5s

How U.S.-China Trade War Impacts Tech Industry

As a new front opens in the U.S.-China trade fight, will the prospect of an extended dispute unnerve Wall Street? And what will it all mean for the tech industry? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/197m 15s

Pinterest's Shares Fall; Smartphone's Focus Fails

Shares of Pinterest fell 17% in extended trading after it posted a wider-than-expected loss in its first report after its market debut. Plus, a look at WSJ's feature on the science of distractions and how smartphones are messing with our brain's ability to focus. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/197m 26s

Microsoft Warns of a Monster Computer Bug

Microsoft took the unusual step of warning that a computer bug it has now patched could be used by a cyber weapon similar to the WannaCry worm, which spread across the globe two years ago. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/05/1911m 54s

Can Tesla Spare a Dime?

Tesla raised a total of $2.7 billion in convertible debt and stock earlier this month, but perhaps Investors shouldn't expect much mileage out of its latest capital increase. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/198m 24s

Supreme Court Lets Apple Apps Antitrust Case Proceed

The Supreme Court ruled consumers can proceed with a suit challenging Apple's control over the marketplace for iPhone apps, threatening the tech giant's slice of billions of dollars in sales. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/198m 37s

Is Amazon Violating Kids' Privacy With Smart Speakers?

Advocacy groups say Echo Dot Kids device improperly retains conversations of users. The Wall Street Journal's Betsy Morris has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/198m 50s

Cybersecurity Workers Needed, No Experience Required

Companies need to hire hundreds of thousands of workers to help them protect computer networks and customer data. The Wall Street Journal's Kelsey Gee says applicants don't need to have a traditional four-year degree or formal experience to get a job. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/1910m 2s

How Google's New AI Tools Try to Protect Your Privacy

In the latest version of its Android mobile operating system, Google shows off enhanced features that limit the use of tracking. Can new AI tools strengthen the search giant's advertising dominance and deal a blow to other digital-marketing companies? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/05/196m 55s

Uber, Lyft Won't Pick Your Kids Up (But Other Car Services Will)

Busy parents who turn to ride-hailing services to solve child-chauffeuring dilemmas may be defying company age restrictions. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/1910m 12s

Can Uber Make a Profit?

Ahead of its IPO, Uber aims to dominate the world of transportation -- from food delivery to freight. However, it's still not making any money. The Wall Street Journal's Eliot Brown explains why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/05/198m 1s

Does Naviance Help or Hinder College Applicants?

Many students applying to college use Naviance, the online tool that shows where their peers were accepted or rejected. The Wall Street Journal's Jo Craven McGinty says students using Naviance were more likely to get into the college of their choice - but there were some downsides. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/198m 42s

Tech Compatibility Questions Couples Need to Answer

Couples may find they often disagree when it comes to technology, i.e. what to share online or when should we unplug. Wall Street Journal contributor Alexandra Samuel with some tech challenges that couples need to negotiate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/1911m 47s

Divorce Mediation: There's An App for That

Parents who divorce can now use apps to help minimize discord over matters such as child-custody battles. Experts tell the Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon the apps can also ease the stress on kids caught in the middle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/05/1910m 26s

Tesla's Toughest Task: Raising Money?

Tesla has plenty of options for raising money, but it is getting more expensive to do so, say analysts and investors. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Goldfarb explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/05/198m 45s

Spotify Hits 100 Million Subscribers

Spotify narrowed its loss in the most recent quarter as the music-streaming giant invested heavily in its growing podcast business and said it now has 100 million paying users. With more tech giants entering a crowded space, how much longer can Spotify keep its global lead? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/197m 41s

Netflix Fights to Keep Its Most Watched Shows

Now that NBCUniversal is launching its own streaming service, and has begun internal discussions about removing "The Office" from Netflix when the contract expires in 2021. The Wall Street Journal's Amol Sharma explains the start of Netflix's recurring new headache. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/197m 38s

WhatsApp Users Spread Rumors in World's Biggest Democracy

With false misinformation from social media posts heavily on the rise in India, a look at how the WhatsApp messaging app is undermining efforts to contain the spread of fake news globally. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/196m 3s

Uber, Lyft Commit to Safety

As ride-share companies reassess safety measures, Lyft and Uber share new plans to enhance their features, each releasing a set of initiatives to make ride hailing safer across the board. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/04/197m 18s

Top U.S. Law Schools Now Teaching AI Courses

Columbia, Harvard and Stanford are among the universities that have introduced new artificial intelligence courses on topics ranging from algorithmic bias to civil rights. The Wall Street Journal's Jared Council explains how AI is transforming some of the top law schools around the country. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/04/198m 17s

Uber, Lyft Customers May Soon Pay More for Rides

Uber and Lyft are going public and the ride-hailing companies' IPOs could lead to higher fares for riders. The Wall Street Journal's Eliot Brown says it's because shareholders will put more pressure on the two rivals to turn a profit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/04/199m 25s

GDPR One Year Later: Can EU Enforce Digital-Privacy?

A year after the EU passed its sweeping digital-privacy law, countries aren't hitting offenders with fines at anywhere near the levels that people feared. Catherine Stupp, cybersecurity reporter for WSJ Pro, explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/198m 7s

Pinterest, Zoom Shares Soar in Trading Debuts

The performance of Pinterest and Zoom in public markets is predicted to set the stage for the IPO market in 2019. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/04/197m 29s

Walmart, Robots, and AI: The Future of the Workforce?

Walmart's recent move to put 1,500 robots has reignited the debate over the impact of automation on U.S. jobs. Softbank Robotics believes AI can help create a net gain of over 63 million jobs will be created by 2022. Kass Dawson, Global Head of Marketing at SoftBank Robotics, has more on the future of everyday robotics. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/04/1910m 44s

Microsoft's New Xbox One S: No Videogame Discs?

Microsoft is planning to sell an Xbox videogame machine that doesn't use discs or cartridges, a first for a major console maker. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman talks whether the move brings gaming one step closer to an all-digital, streaming future. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/04/199m 31s

Will Tesla Keep Chasing the Mainstream Dream?

With Tesla halting online sales of its $35,000 version of the Model 3 sedan last week, some question whether the ambition to turn itself into a dominant car player has become a liability instead of an asset. The Wall Street Journal's Charley Grant explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/04/198m 16s

Scientific First: A Black Hole Image

An intensely dense hole, 6.5 billion times as massive as the sun, is located at the center of a massive galaxy 55 million light years from Earth. Known as a "black hole," scientists have finally discovered its first image, providing a peek at an object once thought to be unseeable and confirming some of Albert Einstein's longstanding theories about general relativity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/04/196m 29s

Robocalls: Impossible to Stop?

For most Americans, robocalls are the bane of modern existence. But so far, lawmakers have had a hard time making them stop. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse and Spencer Macnaughton explain why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/04/1912m 26s

Social Robots: The New Face of AI

Furhat Robotics has blended robotics, AI and voice technology to make humans more comfortable with talking to chatbots. WSJ Pro Artificial Intelligence looks at how it's revolutionizing the way we interact with machines. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/04/197m 23s

Using AI to Fix Everyday Business Problems

Companies are looking to deploy artificial intelligence to tackle everyday business problems, and need to make sure employees outside of tech hubs are on board. At the WSJ Pro Artificial Intelligence Executive Forum, DHL's Gina Chung and Unilever's Michael Clementi explain how. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/04/199m 50s

Facebook, Google Faces Heat in New U.K. Policy

London's proposal for new social-media regulator is one of the broadest yet in a larger movement by countries to assert control over tech giants. The Wall Street Journal's Parmy Olson explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/04/199m 34s

JPMorgan Banks On AI to Boost Client Services

With JPMorgan Chase pushing ahead to feed decades' worth of client data into smart tech, Manuela Veloso, its head of artificial-intelligence research, explains how AI can ultimately transform the future of customer services. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/04/199m 23s

Tesla's Deliveries Plummet; What's Next For Model 3?

Tesla said new-vehicle deliveries in the first quarter fell 31% from the previous three months as it tries to ship its Model 3 compact car to customers in Europe and China for the first time. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/04/1912m 11s

The Amazon Echo: Your Newest Co-Parent?

The Amazon Echo may be the perfect solution to one of our biggest shortcoming as humans: parenting fails. Wall Street Journal contributor Alexandra Samuel has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/04/1912m 50s

How Videogames Cause Your Kids' Nightly Meltdown

As many parents know, turning off a child's gaming console in the middle of gameplay is a surefire way to trigger a tantrum. WSJ Family & Tech columnist Julie Jargon explains why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/197m 42s

Move Over Lyft; Uber Paving Way for IPO

Uber says it is on track to go public later this year, a move that could make it the biggest IPO of 2019. The Wall Street Journal's Jason Bellini has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/04/198m 19s

Lyft Faces a Tough Road Ahead

Now that Lyft's Wall Street debut is behind us, a look at the biggest challenges the ride-hailing service will face in the next 12 months. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/196m 55s

Top Wall Street Women Say Tech Can Help Close Gender Gap

At the Wall Street Journal's recent Women in Finance event in New York, top Wall Street executives discussed how tech can provide opportunities for the advancement of women into senior levels. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/03/1910m 23s

Lyft Sets High Stakes for IPO

Lyft is expected to price its shares above the targeted range for its initial public offering, in a sign of strong investor demand ahead of the ride-hailing service's debut. The Wall Street Journal's Corrie Driebusch has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/03/199m 48s

Nintendo to Launch Two New Switch Models

Nintendo plans to launch two new versions of its Switch gaming console as early as this summer, as the company seeks to sustain sales momentum for the product going into a crucial third year. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/03/199m 19s

Beyond the iPhone: Apple Launches TV, Finance, News Services

Apple launched a suite of products and services, moving to compete in new industries where many rivals are expanding their influence. The announcements Monday mark a strategic shift for Apple as it seeks new momentum amid softening sales in its core iPhone business. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/03/197m 46s

Apple Bets on a TV and Media Future

Apple became a tech giant with a smartphone that transformed technology. But as iPhone growth slows, the company is making a risky pivot to services. On Monday, it announces revamped video- and news-subscription offers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/197m 7s

Hey, Siri! The New AirPods Are Here

Apple announced a new version of its AirPods wireless earbuds that can activate the virtual assistant Siri by voice, a feature aimed at extending the momentum of a fast-selling device as phone sales cool. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/03/1910m 23s

Google's Stadia: One High-End Gaming Service; No Console

Google unveiled a new service called Stadia that lets players stream videogames from the cloud without needing pricey hardware-an elusive feat that could change the way people buy and play games. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/03/198m 28s

Instagram Goes Amazon With New Shopping Feature

To capitalize on its popularity among fashion and consumer-goods companies, Instagram is going deeper into the e-commerce business, selling products on feeds for the first time. The Wall Street Journal's Jeff Horwitz has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/03/1910m 24s

Amazon's HQ2 Pullout? Bad for State, New Yorkers Say

Two thirds of New Yorkers view Amazon's decision to scuttle a corporate headquarters in Queens as bad for the state. The Wall Street Journal's Jimmy Vielkind explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/1911m 11s

Scientists Want to Talk About Gene-Edited Babies

An international group of researchers, including some inventors of the popular gene-editing tool Crispr, called for a world-wide moratorium on editing DNA in human sperm, eggs and embryos to prevent births of genetically modified babies. At a recent gene-editing conference in Hong Kong, the debate raged on. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/03/196m 41s

Facebook Hit by Unusual Outage

Computer systems at three of the world's largest technology companies went offline temporarily this week, thanks to an unusual and apparently coincidental series of glitches at Facebook, Google and Apple. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/199m 46s

Spotify Says Apple Stifles Competition in EU Complaint

Spotify has filed an antitrust complaint in Europe against Apple -- a new salvo in the broader battle over whether and how to rein in global tech giants. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has the latest. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/03/199m 43s

1 in 4 Women Sexually Harassed at Tech Conferences

New data from Ensono finds that 1 in 4 women have experienced sexual harassment at a tech conference. In order to address tech's diversity issue, do conferences need to take a long, hard look in the mirror? Lin Classon, Head of Public Cloud Product at Ensono, has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/03/1910m 48s

Meal-Delivery Robots: When Will Dinner Know Where You Live?

Fast-food chains and grocery stores are teaming with big car companies to test the idea of autonomously shuttling food to customers -- but it may be a while before meal-hauling robots become the norm. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Colias explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/1910m 22s

Huawei's Lawsuit Marks Shift to War Footing

For years, Huawei Technologies bided its time as the U.S. gradually escalated its campaign to rein in the Chinese telecom giant. Now, the Chinese giant has shifted to a war footing, suing the U.S. government as Huawei looks to defend its global telecoms business. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/03/195m 50s

Amazon Rethinks Physical Retail; Shuts All U.S. Pop-Up Stores

Amazon is shutting down all 87 of its U.S. pop-up stores, ending the retailer's yearslong experiment with these small shops as the company tinkers with an evolving bricks-and-mortar strategy. The Wall Street Journal's Esther Fung has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/03/197m 37s

Why Nintendo Doesn't Want Smartphone Gamers to Overspend

Smartphone game makers working with Nintendo are finding many obstacles to scoring high revenue. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/03/1910m 3s

Amazon: Now a Hot Tenant at Malls

Brokers and landlords believe that Amazon-more so than other retailers-has the expertise to draw the right crowd of shoppers. The Wall Street Journal's Esther Fung explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/03/198m 32s

Historic SpaceX Mission: Crew Capsule Docks With Space Station

A new-generation SpaceX capsule autonomously docked with the international space station, in a successful test of computers and maneuvering systems deemed essential to carry U.S. astronauts on future missions. The Wall Street Journal's Andy Pasztor has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/03/1910m 55s

Tesla Shifts to Online Sales Model

Tesla said it would begin shutting stores and move to selling vehicles only over the internet, an extraordinary step aimed at cutting costs so the company can offer its Model 3 compact at a long-awaited starting price of $35,000. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/03/199m 49s

Why It Feels Like Facebook Still Spies On You

Facebook says we're in charge of our personal data, but it remains difficult to control ad tracking. The Wall Street Journal's Katie Bindley explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/1911m 6s

Apple, Facebook Fighting International Encryption Battle

New regulations in Australia and the U.K. are making it easier for law enforcement to pressure companies for personal data. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan explains the resurgence of an international encryption battle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/1911m 14s

Walmart Joins Amazon in Digital Ad Game

In an effort to compete with Amazon and expand its share of the online advertising market, Walmart wants to sell more digital and store ads based on its shopper data. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/198m 49s

How Popular Apps Shared Data With Facebook

The Wall Street Journal's testing of over 70 applications that handle sensitive information turned up 11 that were sending at least some data to Facebook. Some have now reduced or ended data transfers to the social media giant. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/1911m 28s

How Fast 5G Mobile Internet Feels

Watching videos, loading Fortnite and downloading music is about to get a lot faster as carriers race to roll out the next generation of wireless networks. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse has a first look at what 5g will feel like in everyday life. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/02/1911m 50s

Tesla Model 3 Loses Recommended Status From Consumer Reports

Tesla's Model 3 has lost its recommended status from Consumer Reports, less than a year after the magazine awarded it the coveted designation. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/199m 48s

Do AirPods Make You Look Rich? (According to Memes, Yes, Likely)

With the help of internet memes, AirPod headphones have emerged as the expensive-yet-affordable luxury item of the moment -- showing no signs of stopping. The Wall Street Journal's Jacob Gallagher explains why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/1910m 17s

Amazon Still Grows Without New York HQ2

Despite the decision to abandon its $2.5 billion plan for a New York City headquarters, Amazon still expects to bulk up its staff there, and to boost hiring throughout the U.S. and Canada. The Wall Street Journal's Jay Greene has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/198m 21s

Venmo Etiquette: How to Digitally Pay Your Friends For 'Stuff'

The instantaneous nature of payment apps like Venmo has put an added pressure on asking for what you're owed, and multiplied the opportunities for missteps. The Wall Street Journal's Kevin McAllister offers his take. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/02/199m 47s

Former Apple Lawyer Charged With Insider Trading

The former Apple executive who enforced the company's insider-trading policies was charged with criminally violating those rules by allegedly dumping over $10 million in stock before the company in 2015 announced it fell short of iPhone sales expectations. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/198m 38s

AI in the Office: How Diversity Avoids Bad Algorithms, Freak Accidents

Tech companies working on artificial intelligence find that a diverse staff can help avoid biased algorithms that cause public embarrassments. The Wall Street Journal's Sue Shellenbarger explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/198m 19s

Lyft Founders to Tighten Grip on Voting Control in IPO

The founders of Lyft are preparing to take near-majority voting control of the ride-hailing company when it goes public this year, making them the latest Silicon Valley entrepreneurs to secure outsize influence over a hot startup as it enters the public markets. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/198m 56s

SoftBank Invests $940 Million in Nuro for Driverless Deliveries

SoftBank Group is investing almost $1 billion in a robotic-delivery vehicle startup, a hefty cash infusion that could help accelerate the race to put driverless vehicles on the road. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/02/1911m 28s

Sprint Accuses AT&T of False Advertising of 5G Service

Sprint has sued AT&T over a branding campaign that it says falsely tells customers they are receiving 5G service on their smartphones, escalating marketing wars between carriers over the next generation of wireless networks. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/02/198m 37s

Amazon Invests in Driverless Startup Aurora

Amazon's investment in high-profile autonomous-vehicle startup Aurora starts a relationship with a company developing tech that could be a natural fit for package delivery. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/199m 31s

Tesla Cuts the Model 3 Price Again

Tesla cut the price of its mass-market Model 3 sedan for the second time this year, another step in Chief Executive Elon Musk's quest to drive the sticker price-not counting tax credits and fuel savings-down to $35,000. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/197m 44s

Snap's Revenue Jumps in 'Stable' Earnings Report

Snap Inc. posted record revenue in its latest quarter and narrowed its loss considerably, as the social-media firm rode a boom in online advertising to inch closer to profitability. Rob Enderle of the Enderle Group breaks it down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/198m 10s

Slack Follows Spotify With Nontraditional IPO

Slack Technologies has filed paperwork for its direct listing on the stock market, setting it up to be the second major company to use the nontraditional method for an initial public offering. Wall Street Journal reporter Maureen Farrell has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/199m 28s

Apple Sets Fix for FaceTime Bug This Week

Apple apologized for a security flaw in its FaceTime video-chat system and said a software fix is coming this week, as the iPhone maker addresses an embarrassing vulnerability that drew the attention of government officials. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/02/198m 50s

New York Insurers Can Use Algorithms to Set Rates

New York State will allow life insurers to use algorithms to comb through data to determine a customer's risk. Wall Street Journal reporter Leslie Scism says it could have an impact beyond the state's borders. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/1910m 25s

Facebook's Record Profit

Facebook posted a record quarterly profit despite a drumbeat of negative headlines, prompting CEO Mark Zuckerberg to say the social-media giant has turned a corner and plans to focus this year on building new products. Rob Enderle of the Enderle Group has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/197m 39s

Apple Pulls FaceTime Group After Bug Let Users Eavesdrop

This week, Apple scrambled to fix a bug in its FaceTime video-chat system that lets callers eavesdrop on users of iPhones, iPads and Macs. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan explains the awkward setback for a company that has touted its commitment to privacy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/1910m 7s

Facebook Fights Fake News With New Tools

Facebook plans to make more information available world-wide about political ads purchased on its services, expanding its effort to defend against politically motivated interference in elections from India to the European Union. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/1910m 50s

Amazon Gets Exclusive Products From Big Brands

To build a big line of exclusive products on its site, Amazon is pushing other brand manufacturers to do most of the work. The Wall Street Journal's Annie Gasparro has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/01/198m 47s

How AI Keeps World's Largest Beer Maker Running

The world's largest beer maker is using machine learning to predict when brewery motors might malfunction. Sara Castellanos, reporter for WSJ's CIO Journal, explains how the Anheuser-Busch InBev SA plant uses wireless sensors that can detect ultrasonic sounds to keep machines running smoothly. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/198m 16s

Boeing's Autonomous Taxi Takes Flight

Boeing says its prototype for an autonomous air taxi completed a first test flight, heating up a race among aerospace companies hoping to transform urban transit. The Wall Street Journal's Andrew Tangel has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/199m 20s

Google Fined $57 Million Under New European Law

A French regulator fined Google $56.8 million-the biggest penalty so far under a new European privacy law-alleging the search-engine giant didn't go far enough getting valid user consent to gather data for targeted advertising. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/197m 27s

Can Microsoft's $500 Million Solve Seattle's Housing Issue?

Microsoft pledged $500 million to support affordable housing in the Seattle area, an effort to address concern that technology companies' financial success has pushed less wealthy people out of their communities. The Wall Street Journal's Jay Greene has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/197m 55s

Netflix Earnings: A Mixed Bag as Competition Heats Up

Netflix continued to expand its customer base at a rapid clip in the fourth quarter thanks to strong growth overseas, but increased spending on content weighed on the streaming-video giant's profit and it forecast slower revenue growth for the current quarter. Rob Enderle of the Enderle Group has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/198m 6s

Motorola Razr Phone: The Next Comeback?

Motorola seeks to revive flip phone that was dethroned by the iPhone a decade ago. The Wall Steet Journal's Sarah Krouse has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/197m 52s

Netflix Raises Prices on All of Its Subscription Plans

Netflix has raised prices for all of its subscription plans, a move that will give the streaming-video giant more flexibility to continue its aggressive spending on content in the face of stepped-up competition from rivals. The Wall Street Journal's Joe Flint has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/197m 54s

Cloud Still Shines for Amazon, Microsoft

Can Amazon and Microsoft keep their cloud businesses growing strong? The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher has more on the new $1.6 trillion question. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/199m 0s

Apple: Time to Blast Through 'Walled Garden?'

For years, Apple's software and services were only available on its hardware. At this year's CES tech show in Las Vegas, it's become apparent that the company is ready to try something different. The Wall Street Journal's Christopher Mims has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/01/1911m 59s

CES 2019: Air Taxis, Wall TVs, 5G Hype, Walking Cars

At the annual CES convention, companies showcase their most ambitious projects and hint at what's in store for the future of technology. The Wall Street Journal's Wilson Rothman and Brian Fitzgerald talk what's on the tech horizon with a recap of the world's biggest tech show-and-tell. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/1914m 19s

Fake 5G? Wireless Rivals Fuel Confusion, Controversy

Companies like AT&T and Verizon are putting their own spin on 5G wireless standards to appear more cutting-edge. As some decry fake 5G, the Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald talks more on a brewing controversy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/198m 55s

AI Robots Speed Up E-Commerce in Warehouses

Companies like XPO Logistics and Rakuten are rolling out automation in warehouses to boost productivity -- increasing human-machine collaboration. The Wall Street Journal's Jennifer Smith explains how robots help speed up e-commerce. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/199m 10s

Telsa's New China Factory

Tesla started construction of its new China factory, the first wholly foreign-owned car plant in the country and crucial to the electric-auto maker's goal to scale up production. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/01/199m 9s

Apple: Time to Think Very Different?

Slowing iPhone sales triggered a nearly unprecedented warning from Apple about lower-than-expected revenue for its fiscal first quarter. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher explains why defending Apple's margins may now be coming at a significant cost to what is no longer the world's most valuable company. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/01/198m 34s

Roku Takes Cues From Amazon With Premium Subscriptions

Beginning later this month, Roku will directly sell subscriptions to premium TV channels such as Starz, Showtime and Epix. The Wall Street Journal's Benjamin Mullin has more on how this shakes up a competitive streaming market. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/198m 22s

5G Wireless: Time to Dial Down the Hype?

The next-generation wireless standard will bring undeniable benefits, but significant business for 5G technology in 2019 isn't likely. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/199m 14s

More Businesses Adopt a No-Cash Policy

A growing number of retailers have banned cash payments from their stores, only allowing payments to be made digitally or with plastic. That's made it awkward for customers who come in with just cash, says the Wall Street Journal's Katie Bindley. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/1911m 35s

Using Apps to Take Out a Small Business Loan

The Wall Street Journal's Peter Rudegeair says more tech companies have jumped into the banking business, enabling small businesses to take out loans through smartphone apps. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/12/1810m 24s

Before Long, A Big EV Rollout

The Wall Street Journal's Dan Neil tells why he thinks top-notch electric vehicles will start rolling off the line over the next 18 to 36 months. Until then, he's spray-painting his old minivan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/12/1810m 34s

Amazon HQ2's Big Boon to Cities

Since Amazon announced New York City and Virginia as the home of its newest headquarters, officials have boasted big benefits to local residents. The Wall Street Journal's Katie Honan talks what it means for the thousands of students with tech degrees each year in New York. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/12/188m 46s

Fortnite: An Unwinnable Battle at Home?

Fortnite, the last-man-standing videogame, has pushed aside other pastimes and hobbies and transformed family dynamics. The Wall Street Journal looks at how the game is not only reshaping how young people spend their time, but how they communicate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/12/187m 57s

Will Tech Sector Finally See Growth in Wages?

Harley Lippman, CEO of tech staffing company Genesis10, explains why the tech industry has yet to see gains in hourly wages that have reached the broader labor market. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/12/1810m 33s

Uber Resumes Robot Car Tests in Pittsburgh After Hiatus

Eight months after pulling its self-driving cars off the road following a fatal accident, Uber is putting the vehicles back into service. The Wall Street Journal's Greg Bensinger talks where this leaves the company in the autonomous car race. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/188m 49s

Musk's 'Boring' Tunnel to Save Your 'Soul' From Traffic

In front of hundreds of supporters, tech entrepreneur Elon Musk showcased his grand vision for alleviating city traffic with a network of tunnels that can transport electric cars underground and shuttle them at high speeds. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Higgins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/1811m 21s

Apple's Sales Go Flat in World's Largest Untapped Market

Global smartphone sales are flattening, which is why big tech companies are looking to India and its millions of consumers for growth. For Apple, that's easier said than done. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/189m 58s

Amazon's New Changes Target Unprofitable Items

In an effort to sharpen is's bottom line, Amazon is making key for changes in product packaging and is pushing big brands to change how they use its site. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/12/188m 8s

Will Consumers Embrace a Fake Influencer?

Lil Miquela is an online star with a big Instagram following. She's also fake, a computer-generated influencer. The Wall Street Journal's Yoree Koh says CGIs are a test of the power of social media celebrity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/189m 4s

Netflix, Hulu to Place Bets on Your Audience Experience

With providers like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon, and more creative risks, network leaders are placing bets on how audience experience will evolve. Stinson Carter explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/1810m 15s

Hackers Nab Your Data in a Few Minutes for a Few Bucks

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. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/12/1810m 43s

Google CEO in Washington Hot Seat

Google CEO Sundar Pichai was thrust into the political spotlight when he testified at his first Congressional hearing on Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has more on the range of topics, including Google's handling of user data. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/12/1811m 28s

Apple Hit With Sales Ban on Older iPhones in China

A Chinese court ruled that Apple infringed on two Qualcomm patents related to photo editing and swiping on a touch-screen device. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/187m 53s

White House Summit With Big Tech Tackles AI, Job Losses

White House gathered top Silicon Valley executives for a discussion on how to equip U.S. workers with skills necessary to retain jobs in the age of artificial intelligence. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/189m 55s

Booking a Hotel? Airbnb, Expedia Push Experiences Too

Companies like Airbnb, TripAdvisor and Expedia are looking to organize the roughly 80% of activities done by travelers that are now booked offline. The Wall Street Journal's Aisha Al-Muslim has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/189m 19s

Trump Hits Amazon, Online Retailers With Proposed USPS Changes

A Treasury-led task force is proposing that the U.S. Postal Service charge more for certain package deliveries -- going after Amazon and other online retailers that President Trump has said benefit at the post office's expense. The Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/12/188m 25s

Musk's SpaceX Latest Rocket Launch Marks New Milestones

The latest successful rocket launch by Elon Musk's SpaceX marked new milestones for the company's drive to ease access for commercial satellites into orbit. The Wall Street Journal's Andy Pasztor has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/12/189m 20s

Amazon Tests Cashierless Tech for Bigger Stores

Amazon is testing its cashierless checkout technology for bigger stores, a strategy that could further challenge brick-and-mortar retailers if successful. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/188m 26s

Can AT&T's New Streaming Service Take On Netflix?

AT&T, trying to reassure investors it can capitalize on its big acquisition of Time Warner, plans to offer three versions of a new streaming video service next year that will feature original movies and television series from Warner Bros., Turner and HBO. The Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/189m 38s

Emails Show Facebook Considered Charging for Data Access

Internal emails show Facebook thought about charging companies for access to user data several years ago -- a step that would have marked a dramatic shift from its policy of not selling that information. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/1811m 3s

New Amazon Software Analyzes Patient Medical Records

Amazon.com has begun selling to doctors and hospitals new software that analyzes patients' medical records. We have more on Amazon's latest move into healthcare from the Wall Street Journal's Melanie Evans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/11/189m 16s

Amazon Gains Ground in Advertising

Amazon is becoming a bigger player in advertising, rising to the number three spot in the U.S. digital ad market, after Google parent Alphabet, and Facebook. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has more on what that means for the industry and competitors. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/11/188m 58s

What to Do When Your Smart TV Loses Its Smarts

For many consumers, their smart TV's capabilities are being outpaced by new and more advanced programming platforms and services. Wall Street Journal personal technology columnist David Pierce explains how to ensure your smart TV stays at the head of the class. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/11/1810m 53s

Forget Cyber Monday. Now It's Mobile Monday

OpenX's Dallas Lawrence examines the shift in consumers seeking out holiday shopping deals from Black Friday to the Monday after Thanksgiving. He also details how shopping has become a mobile-based activity and which segment of the population will be shopping mostly for themselves. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/11/188m 34s

Black Friday Shopping? Tips for Deals, Perks ...and Bitcoin

Coupons haven't gone away, but the path to discounts is through shoppers' mobile phones or computers this holiday season. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer talks key tips for Black Friday shopping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/189m 5s

Under the Tree: WSJ's Favorite Holiday Tech Gifts

Whether it's a coffee travel mug with sensors or new noise-cancelling headphones, there's a tech gift for everyone this holiday season. The Wall Street Journal's Wilson Rothman on some of the tech gadgets recommended by the Journal's personal tech columnists. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/11/1811m 50s

Cord-Cutters Chip Away at Traditional TV Outlook

With more than 1 million consumers canceling their cable-TV or satellite subscriptions in the past quarter, the Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald talks how cord-cutters continue to chip away at providers' dominance of the living room. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/189m 50s

PCs: A Recent Bright Spot for Tech

Many think personal computers are a fading business. But it turns out PCs have been a recent bright spot for tech. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/189m 36s

What the Amazon HQ2 Cities Could Learn from Seattle

Amazon's arrival in Long Island City and Northern Virginia will no doubt transform the two communities. That's if Amazon's presence in Seattle is any guide, says the Wall Street Journal's Jay Greene. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/189m 38s

Amazon, Google Battle for High-Tech Talent

As both Amazon.com and Google boost their presences in New York, the battle to lure high-tech talent will be intense. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath says each company will looking to attract software developers and engineers with different skills. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/11/189m 30s

WSJ Tech D.Live: Instagram, Billboards...and Kevin Hart

Special Edition: At the WSJ Tech D.Live Conference, Instagram's co-founder talks about the evolution of social media. Brex's CEO touts the benefits of billboard advertising. And Kevin Hart weighs in on political correctness in comedy and the Rock. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/1812m 26s

Americans Worry About Living in Poverty in Old Age

A new Wells Fargo retirement study shows that as life expectancy increases, 40% of U.S. workers are worried about not having enough money in retirement past age 85. Wells Fargo Asset Management's Fredrik Axsater has tips for making smart decisions in planning for retirement.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/1811m 46s

Amazon H2Q Sparks Long Island City Real Estate Boom

News that Amazon.com would locate half of its new headquarters in Long Island City, N.Y. sparked a real estate-buying frenzy in the area. Josh Barbanel of the Wall Street Journal has the story. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/1810m 39s

WSJ Tech D.Live: How Should Tech Firms Be Regulated?

D.Live Special Edition: With tech firms under growing scrutiny, how much regulation should they face? Some executives offered their thoughts at the WSJ Tech D.Live conference. Plus, L.A. Clippers owner Steve Ballmer with some management insights. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/11/188m 2s

Banks Partner with the DMV to Fight Identity Fraud

Major banks are partnering with state Departments of Motor Vehicles to combat identity fraud. It comes as more people are opening accounts online. The Wall Street Journal's Telis Demos explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/11/1811m 26s

The Next Gaming Frontier: Streaming?

By making game consoles unnecessary, streaming could dramatically broaden the videogame market. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman talks what it will take to get there. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/189m 30s
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