Best TV deals for the big game in 2023

The big game is upon us, and whether you’re a die-hard NFL fan or just want to see Rihanna tear it up on the big screen, having the right entertainment…

Alibaba, Tencent ‘golden shares’: China is pulling different strings to control Big Tech

Hong Kong CNN  —  Investors have raced back into Chinese tech stocks this year, encouraged by an apparent truce in a two-year battle between some of the country’s most powerful…

Your Investment Lost Money Last Year. So Why the Big Tax Bill?

Tax-sheltered accounts don’t replace these social jewels. But if you work for a living, or have done so, and want to live reasonably well in the current world, you will…

How Big Tech’s pandemic bubble burst

New York CNN  —  In January 2021, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke in lofty terms about how the first year of the pandemic had sparked a staggering shift toward online…

When the Big Wave Doesn’t Break, but Your Emotions Do

HALEIWA, Hawaii — Last week, on Monday afternoon, Tikanui Smith, a big-wave surfer from Tahiti, received the call he had been waiting for all his life. The Eddie Aikau Big…

How the Netherlands Is Taming Big Tech

In 2021, privacy consultants working for two Dutch universities issued a critical report card on Google’s education apps, a set of classroom tools like Google Docs that are used by…

What Happened to All of Science’s Big Breakthroughs?

Miracle vaccines. Videophones in our pockets. Reusable rockets. Our technological bounty and its related blur of scientific progress seem undeniable and unsurpassed. Yet analysts now report that the overall pace…

College basketball Power Rankings – Big 12 teams crowd the top 16, upsets shake things up

How the selection committee figures out the Big 12 pecking order is going to be one of the key NCAA tournament-centric storylines to follow over the next two months. It’s…

Microsoft Bets Big on the Creator of ChatGPT in Race to Dominate A.I.

OpenAI is led by Sam Altman, who became well known in Silicon Valley as the head the start-up builder Y Combinator. Mr. Altman, 37, and his co-founders created OpenAI in…

Lea Michele Says 2022 ‘Was One of My Favorites’ as She Remembers ‘Big Day’ for Her ‘Little Family’

Lea Michele, Evers Kevin Mazur/Getty; Lea Michele/Instagram It was a big year for Lea Michele’s family. The Golden Globe nominee, 36, reflected on the blessings of 2022, including her Broadway…