Wall Street Journal

Facebook, Rushing Into Live Video, Wasn’t Ready for Its Dark Side

On orders from Mark Zuckerberg, more than 100 employees at Facebook were put into what the company calls “lockdown” when they showed up for work one Thursday early in 2016.

SoftBank Orchestrates Satellite Deal to Expand Internet Reach

Japanese telecom company SoftBank Group is orchestrating a deal between US satellite startup OneWeb and debt-laden satellite operator Intelsat SA in an attempt to deliver faster and cheaper internet connections world-wide.

FCC Chairman Says Doesn’t Expect Agency to Review AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai he didn’t expect the agency to have a role in reviewing AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner.

Is the Media Too Tough on Donald Trump? More Than Half of Americans Think So

Just over half of Americans think the media’s coverage of President Donald Trump has been too critical, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds.

Jared Kushner Delivers Critique of CNN to Time Warner Executive

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and close adviser, met with a senior Time Warner executive in recent weeks and expressed the administration’s deep concerns about CNN’s news coverage, apparently.

For the Blind, an Actual-Reality Headset

The eSight 3—which weighs less than a quarter of a pound and is operated by hand-held remote—captures the world through a camera system and then displays it on OLED screens that sit very close to the eyes.

Amazon and Google Consider Turning Smart Speakers Into Home Phones

Amazon and Alphabet’s Google are considering a new use for their popular home speakers: becoming the home phone.

Wall Street Journal Editor Defends Paper’s Coverage of Trump

Wall Street Journal Editor in Chief Gerard Baker aggressively defended the newspaper against criticism that its reporting on President Donald Trump has been soft, saying the coverage has aimed to hold the new administration accountable without bec

Trump Takes on Tech Industry in Early Policy Moves

President Donald Trump has shown a readiness to take on the tech industry, clashing with Silicon Valley in ways that his tech-friendly predecessor hardly ever did.

Consumers Are Going to Love the End of Net Neutrality—at First

[Commentary] In the near term it looks like advocates of network neutrality will be dealt a major blow. That’s because consumers are going to love the Trump administration’s potential first steps at dismantling net neutrality.