FogCam Is Signing Off in San Francisco

Long before streaming video, it captured images of campus life every 20 seconds. The quirky project, believed to be the longest-running public webcam, will shut down at the... Read more »

How Should Big Tech Be Reined In? Here Are 4 Prominent Ideas

Some critics of the industry want to see the businesses broken up. Others would like to strengthen regulation of Silicon Valley. And there are shades of gray. Read more »

Facebook’s New Tool Lets You See Which Apps and Websites Tracked You

The tool is a response to criticism that Facebook has faced over how it safeguards its users’ privacy. Read more »

In New Facebook Effort, Humans Will Help Curate Your News Stories

A news section inside Facebook’s mobile app will be run by journalists and not just algorithms, the company said. Read more »

Facebook and Twitter Say China Is Spreading Disinformation in Hong Kong

The social media companies removed accounts and said they were sowing divisive messages about the Hong Kong protests. Read more »

State Attorneys General Said to Be Near Formal Investigation of Tech Companies

Their bipartisan effort comes after a smaller group of the state representatives met last month with antitrust officials at the Justice Department. Read more »

U.S. Companies Working With Huawei Get More Time to Stop

A 90-day extension is intended to give rural telecommunications time to wean themselves off the Chinese company, which supplies parts and equipment. Read more »

Paging Big Brother: In Amazon’s Bookstore, Orwell Gets a Rewrite

As fake and illegitimate texts proliferate online, books are becoming a form of misinformation. The author of “1984” would not be surprised. Read more »

Terrorists Turn to Bitcoin for Funding, and They’re Learning Fast

The authorities have begun to raise alarms about a steady uptick in the number of militant groups using the hard-to-trace digital currency. Read more »

G.E. Is Accused of Major Fraud, and Stocks Take a Beating

Plus, WeWork takes steps to go public, and investigations into the Jeffrey Epstein case continue. Read more »