Tuesday's technology stories


Stephen Totilo
May 10, 2022 - Technology

Sony, Nintendo say consoles could be hard to find through 2022

Photo: Olly Curtis/Future Publishing via Getty Images
Dan Primack
May 10, 2022 - Technology

Jack Dorsey says he agrees with reversing Trump's Twitter ban

Photo illustration of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey surrounded by Twitter icons
Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Ina Fried
May 10, 2022 - Technology

Meta to disable AR filters in Texas, Illinois

Illustration of a collage of a face being zoomed focused on with artificial intelligence framing
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Erin Doherty
May 10, 2022 - Technology

Apple is discontinuing the iPod

A picture of the iPod touch in 2015.
A 2015 iPod Touch device, taken on August 12, 2015. Photo: Neil Godwin/T3 Magazine/Future via Getty Images

Elon Musk says he would reverse Twitter's permanent Trump ban

Elon Musk speaking in Texas in February 2022.
Elon Musk speaking in Texas in February. Photo: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images
Noah Garfinkel
May 10, 2022 - Sports

FIFA and EA Sports end video game partnership after nearly 30 years

FIFA 22 logo with a controller in front of it
A FIFA 22 logo in front of a PlayStation controller. Photo: Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

Grindr finds its Wall Street match

Illustration of George Washington with dating phrases
Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/Axios

Exclusive: AT&T launches new 911 location service

Illustration of phone with siren emoji.
Illustration: Allie Carl
Ina Fried
May 10, 2022 - Technology

Face recognition settlement highlights lack of federal law

Illustration of a gavel with a facial recognition frame tracing its shape
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
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

Photo of a car with an Uber logo sticker plastered on the windshield
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.

Animated illustration of an ornate frame with falling dollar signs
Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios

Yearn's creator is all in on regulated crypto

Illustration of a revolving door with a crypto coin floor and top
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

Illustration of a stressed out businessman on a laptop sitting on a downward trending arros
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Ina Fried
May 9, 2022 - Technology

Elon Musk's goals for Twitter are beyond ambitious

An illustration of Elon Musk holding the Twitter bird
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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