Practice – Semibold Italic
Technology, investors and entrepreneurs are behind a groundswell of innovation in hardware. A Brooklyn center dedicated to commercializing hardware start-ups shows the trend. The chairman, Ajit Pai, said high-speed internet service should no longer be treated like a public utility with strict rules but should largely be left to police itself. Instagram, now with 700 million users, resembles Facebook in 2009 to 2012, when it went from being something people used occasionally to something they use every day. Unlike stand-alone routers that lose signal the farther you move away from them, mesh stations piggyback on one another to create a continuous wireless link. The impact on quarterly results announced Thursday was particularly acute at Amazon, far and away the leader in online computing services. Anthony Levandowski, the engineer at the center of litigation over driverless car technology, said he will no longer work on a key part of the technology at Uber. At the American Medium gallery, young artists are exploring the digital world with installations evoking cybertwee and the Post-Internet movement. The F.C.C.'s chairman said high-speed internet access should no longer be regulated like a utility, reversing an Obama administration initiative. If you're tired of fumbling with the mouse to click the Back button on your browser to revisit the previous page, use a keyboard shortcut instead. Guo Wengui, an outspoken Chinese-born billionaire whom China views as a criminal, has alarmed Beijing with his public denunciations.