Google Tests A.I. Tool That Is Able to Write News Articles


Google is testing a product that uses artificial intelligence technology to produce news stories, pitching it to news organizations including The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal’s owner, News Corp, according to three people familiar with the matter. The tool, […]

Anchor Brewing Co. to halt operations after 127 years


San Francisco’s 127-year-old Anchor Brewing Co. will shut down and liquidate after years of declining sales, citing tough economic conditions. Anchor was trailblazer in the U.S., brewing craft beers in the 1970s when most Americans were loyal to a handful of major brands. Its unique […]

Job Openings Dipped in May, a Sign of Continued Cooling


The News Job openings fell in May while the number of workers quitting their jobs increased, the Labor Department reported Thursday. There were 9.8 million job openings in May, down from 10.3 million in April, according to the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, known […]

The Student Loan Borrowers Who Will Continue to Struggle


The Supreme Court has barred the Biden administration from carrying out its plan to extinguish up to $20,000 in federal student loan debt, and millions of borrowers will continue to struggle under the weight of their loans. These are students who are lured by aggressive […]

National Geographic Lays Off More Writers


National Geographic, the science and nature magazine that for more than a century has sent its writers and photographers to explore and document some of the most remote corners of the Earth, shed more writers and other staff members this week in a round of […]

More Data in the Cloud Means More Centers on the Ground to Move It


Past the dense western suburbs of Washington, the vistas widen into open stretches of fields and farmland — a panorama frequently interrupted by massive, windowless buildings housing the high-speed computers that make technologies like 5G and artificial intelligence possible. These data centers are beginning to […]