You might have gone on vacation this week, but tech didn’t.in a $1 billion bet on 5G wireless. Facebook got for losing control of our data. The Justice Department . And Samsung , which faltered out of the gate last spring due to problems like screen breakages.
In the shadows of the headlines were these great stories you don’t want to miss:
Craig Newmark is a self-proclaimed nerd and reformed jerk. Now he’s putting money behind his politics.
A scientific outpost, a graveyard, a stepping stone to Mars: It all starts with the moon.
Samsung’s foldable phone isn’t the only new device that’s been delayed.
The company is out to control every aspect of its products — including how it’ll connect to 5G networks.
Critics give the deal a thumbs-down.
The Brave browser focuses on stopping websites from tracking you.
Humans have really cranked the heat up.
Sprint gets its sweet release after T-Mobile’s takeover is cleared.
Premiering on HBO this week, Share is a brutally timely parable for the #metoo era and the Instagram generation.