Technology


Death by Wireless Key Fob

It has long been observed that technology is generally neutral. If used wisely and with caution it can make work more efficient, life more convenient, and even save lives. But…

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Economics Minister Seeks Tax Breaks for High-Tech

Economics Minister Eli Cohen is seeking tax breaks for high-tech companies. In a letter to the Tax Authority, Cohen said that the breaks were necessary in order to help companies…

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H-1B Applications Fall for Second Year in a Row

The number of applications for the controversial H-1B work visa heavily relied on by Silicon Valley technology companies has fallen for the second year in a row, just-released data from…

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For the Tech Industry, a Red Flag on Megadeals?

The decision by President Donald Trump to scuttle a hostile takeover by Singapore’s Broadcom of the U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm could signal a shift toward stronger sector oversight. The deal raised…

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Uber Starts Offering Rides to the Doctor

Uber is driving deeper into health care by offering to take patients in every U.S. market in which it operates to their next medical appointment. The ride-hailing service said Thursday…

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