Wednesday's technology stories


Bryan Walsh
Nov 24, 2021 - Technology

Meet the robots that will help pick your Black Friday orders

Bryan Walsh
Nov 24, 2021 - Science

How to program biology like a computer

Illustration of a scientist holding a petri dish full of binary code
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

"Battlefield 2042" has a lot of fixes coming

Battlefield 2042
Image courtesy of EA DICE

Roblox sues YouTuber over “terrorist threats”

Photo Illustration by Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Photo Illustration by Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Ashley Gold
Nov 24, 2021 - Technology

Instagram head to testify before Congress

Photo of Adam Mosseri wearing glasses on stage with his hands folded in his lap
Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images

Nintendo executive calls Activision harassment allegations "disturbing"

Doug Bowser | Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Nintendo
Doug Bowser. Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Nintendo
Ivana Saric
Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

Apple sues Israeli NSO Group over spyware use

Inside of an apple store
Photo: Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Ashley Gold
Updated Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

China's new privacy law leaves U.S. behind

Illustration of a rearview mirror with a pixelated American flag reflected in it.
Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios
Stephen Totilo
Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

Lawsuit against PlayStation alleges gender discrimination

Photo of a screen displaying PlayStation logos
Photo Illustration: Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

"Pokémon Go" maker Niantic now worth $9 billion

illustration a Pokémon Go logo. Photo: Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Sara Fischer
Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

Washington Post taps its former CMO to lead tech division

Photo credit: Jackie Hicks, Photo courtesy of The Washington Post
Ben Geman
Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

GM plunges into electric marine transport

A boat in the water
Photo courtesy of Pure Watercraft
Sara Fischer
Nov 23, 2021 - Technology

New social media trend: Old-fashioned links

Illustration: Lazaro Gamio/Axios

CISA and FBI issue holiday season ransomware warning

A member of the Red Hacker Alliance using a website that monitors global cyberattacks on his computer  in Dongguan, China's southern Guangdong province, in August 2020..
Photo: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty Images