Monday's technology stories


Ashley Gold
May 9, 2022 - Technology

Match Group sues Google over payment policies

Illustration of the Google "G" logo turning into a stop sign.
Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios

Big data meets big dating as Grindr readies to go public

Illustration of an origami heart made from paper money.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Uber to cut down on hiring in bid to focus on profitable growth

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An Uber car waits for a client in Manhattan, New York City. Photo: Spencer Platt via Getty Images
Stephen Totilo
May 9, 2022 - Technology

NYT's Wordle swap is part of an ongoing gaming debate

Photo Illustration: Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Jennifer A. Kingson
Updated May 9, 2022 - Technology

How do you tax NFTs? States are in a quandary.

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Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios

Yearn's creator is all in on regulated crypto

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Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Dirt raises $1.2 million seed round amid web3 push

Photo courtesy of Dirt

Exclusive: Congress urged to ease immigration for foreign science talent

A technician pushes a cart of semiconductor wafers at the Applied Materials Inc. facility in Santa Clara, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2016.
A technician pushes a cart of semiconductor wafers at the Applied Materials Inc. facility in Santa Clara, Calif., last October. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images

A cheat sheet for the next tech downturn

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Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Ina Fried
May 9, 2022 - Technology

Elon Musk's goals for Twitter are beyond ambitious

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Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Britta Pedersen-Pool/Getty Images

White House touts "free" internet service plans

Illustration of the White House with a WiFi symbol above the building.
Illustration: Rae Cook/Axios

"Doctor Strange" sequel snags $185 million in heroic box office debut

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