Bernie Sanders and His Internet Army

How 2020 constructed on what 2016 created When the story broke this month detailing the personal dialog between Mr. Sanders and Ms. Warren about feminine electability, Sanders surrogates obtained a message from the marketing campaign, advising them towards going out of their method to have interaction with it publicly. But …

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As Virus Spreads, Anger Floods Chinese Social Media

SHANGHAI — Recently, somebody following the coronavirus disaster via China’s official information media would see plenty of footage, usually set to stirring music, praising the heroism and sacrifice of well being employees marching off to stricken locations. But somebody following the disaster via social media would see one thing else …

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A $100 Million Bet That Vacationland Can Be a Tech Hub, Too

PORTLAND, Maine — There is nothing clearly incorrect with Maine’s greatest metropolis. Its retailers buzz in the summertime with well-heeled vacationers. Zillow charges the actual property market “very hot.” David Geffen’s yacht docks at port occasionally. The meals scene is nice. In November, the unemployment fee was barely 2.2 p.c. …

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Have a Search Warrant for Data? Google Wants You to Pay

Facing an growing variety of requests for its customers’ data, Google started charging regulation enforcement and different authorities businesses this month for authorized calls for in search of knowledge akin to emails, location monitoring data and search queries. Google’s charges vary from $45 for a subpoena and $60 for a …

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London Police Will Begin Using Real-Time Facial Recognition

London’s police division mentioned on Friday that it will start utilizing facial recognition expertise within the metropolis to determine individuals in actual time, changing into one of many largest Western police forces to deploy software program that has been criticized for its questionable effectiveness and violation of privateness. The Metropolitan …

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Jeff Bezos, Tabloid Man

SEATTLE — When Jeff Bezos and his former spouse, MacKenzie, celebrated what could be their final anniversary collectively round Labor Day 2018, they arrived at a Miami nightclub with no fanfare. His desk was booked on-line, which is “totally what tourists do” and “totally dorky,” the membership’s movie star liaison …

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