Twitter's new policies won't solve the harassment problem, and they'll ruin engagement, too.
Stories by Mike Elgan
With 12 overlapping apps and services to choose from, Google's communication offerings can be overwhelming. Here's how to understand the options and choose the best ones for you.
The internet and smartphones have come up with five new and surprising ways to steal or expose our personal data. These trends make panic sound like a good idea.
New monetization schemes on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook let sites profit from inequality.
At CES this week, we're learning that virtual assistants like Amazon's Alexa will be delivered as a utility to almost every appliance in your home.
Put down that lab-grown meat burger and slimy Soylent shake. Silicon Valley has a better idea than freaky fake food.
Here are my best, most surprising new ideas about how to travel while using technology to protect your money, property, health and life.
A widely held myth says Google eavesdrops on your life to improve search results. It doesn't, but should it?
Services like Keep, Evernote and Microsoft OneNote are often called "note-taking apps." But they've grown beyond their roots, now offering collaborative workflow, reminders, checklists, geofencing, optical character recognition, voice transcription, sketching and more.
Before, only academic supergeeks tracked and recorded everything to achieve a photographic memory. But now you can, too.
In a single week, three of the industry's biggest companies dragged users kicking and screaming into a better future.
It's hard to know what's true and what's false, and always has been. But the same web that can be used to spread lies also holds truth.
There's no question that A.I. is the next UI. The question is: Whose A.I.?
Reviews are mixed on Google's latest communication app. Here's what the reviewers aren't telling you.
Apple's iMessage service will have a much bigger impact than you think. It's all about the App Store.