WSJD - Technology
China Targets Apple With Push Into Advanced Screens
22 Jul 2018 at 8:29am
China?s campaign to become a global power in advanced manufacturing is playing out at a high-tech factory in Sichuan province, where BOE Technology Group is aiming to supply display screens for Apple?s top-tier iPhones.
Facebook Suspends Analytics Firm on Concerns About Sharing of Public User-Data
21 Jul 2018 at 4:58pm
Facebook said it was suspending analytics firm Crimson Hexagon while it investigates whether the firm?s government contracts violate Facebook policies.
WhatsApp to Limit Forwarding After Rumor-Led Violence in India
20 Jul 2018 at 11:19am
Facebook?s WhatsApp messaging service is making it harder for users to forward content after the spread of rumors on the app led to mob violence and the killing of more than 20 people in India.
China Shakes Up Telecom Leadership Ahead of 5G Rollout
20 Jul 2018 at 4:13am
China?s Communist Party is making leadership changes in the top ranks of the state-owned telecommunications giants ahead of the country?s widely anticipated rollout of next-generation wireless networks.
Apple Fixed the MacBook Keyboard, but It's Only for Pros
22 Jul 2018 at 9:37am
The MacBook Pro keyboard is ultrathin, and Apple says it is ?quieter??but it?s likely the company fixed a problem bigger than the noise.
Tech Innovators Are Starting to Ask Permission, Rather Than Forgiveness
20 Jul 2018 at 7:29am
Not long ago, swaggering companies such as Uber and Airbnb swept through cities like a wrecking ball, establishing themselves before regulators could figure out how to rein them in. That?s changing as companies cooperate with local officials before diving in.
First Test Drive of the Tesla Model 3 Performance: A Thrilling, Modern Marvel
20 Jul 2018 at 6:21pm
The Tesla brand has its share of haters, but no one has yet driven the new Model 3 Performance?until now. Dan Neil takes a first turn behind the wheel of the dual-motor dynamo.
Singapore Health Database Hit by Cyberattack
20 Jul 2018 at 9:15pm
Hackers stole the personal health records of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and more than 1.5 million other people in an unprecedented data breach.
L.A. Company Wins China Hyperloop Deal
21 Jul 2018 at 12:36am
A Southern California technology company has clinched a deal to build China?s first hyperloop, a ground-transport system that can potentially achieve supersonic speeds.
Medical Testing Giant LabCorp Hit by Ransomware Attack
19 Jul 2018 at 1:14pm
The medical-testing giant Laboratory Corp. of America is dealing with a broad cyberattack, people familiar with the matter said, the latest breach to disrupt companies that hold sensitive information.
Google Faces Uphill Battle in Appealing EU Android Fine
19 Jul 2018 at 2:59pm
Google has a tough task appealing its $5 billion fine from the European Union, but the challenge isn?t insurmountable.
Three Top FBI Cybersecurity Officials to Retire
20 Jul 2018 at 5:15am
Three of the top cybersecurity officials at the FBI are retiring from government service?departures that come as cyberattacks are a major concern.
Mobile-Gaming Company Jam City Preparing for Fall IPO
18 Jul 2018 at 11:44am
Jam City, the social gaming and entertainment company led by one of the co-founders of Myspace, is preparing for an initial public offering as soon as this fall, joining what?s expected to be a rush of companies tapping the public markets in late 2018.
Microsoft's Cloud Proves It's Worth the Big Price
20 Jul 2018 at 10:52am
Record investment drives record gains for the software giant?s growing cloud service.
On Amazon, Fake Products Plague Smaller Brands
19 Jul 2018 at 9:16am
Amazon has made it easy for small brands to sell their products to large numbers of customers, but that has also enabled some counterfeiters to cut into their business.