Sunday's technology stories

Joann Muller
Updated May 8, 2022 - Technology

How better voice technology is making cars safer

Illustration of a car with a brain at the top.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Misinformation spurring U.S. life expectancy "erosion," FDA chief says

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Robert Califf testifies during a Senate  hearing on Capitol Hill, April 28.
Food and Drug Administration commissioner Robert Califf during an April Senate hearing on Capitol Hill. Photo: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images
Jennifer A. Kingson
Updated May 7, 2022 - Technology

The fry cook is a droid

A chef's hat with a green "on" button
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
Brady Dale
Updated May 7, 2022 - Economy & Business

The many worlds of the metaverse

A series of colored worlds in boxes
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios