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Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
New messaging apps are celebrating the sound (and the nuance) of the human voice.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
A handful of entrepreneurs are trying to build web services for young children, including at a company called Kuddle, which has a mobile photo-sharing application aimed at the elementary and middle school set.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
Instagram's new tool for capturing time-lapse video could provide a new prism through which people view and present themselves to the world.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
LiketoKnowit plugs into Instagram and gives people a way to browse the items that they view in their Instagram feeds and may want to buy.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
A fantasy game, “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood,” pushes players to build their own celebrity and business prowess.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
The game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood generated $1.6 million in revenue during its first five days on the market.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
New screens offer a chance to showcase an image (and a growing community of artists).
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
The old gadgets are piling up. Is there a way to deal with the formerly shiny new things being dumped in the back of closets?
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
Poncho, a new service from Betaworks, could make your commute a little easier, with personalized weather alerts via text or email.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
On Monday, Secret will release a new version of the application that will allow people to sign up for the anonymous messages service and find friends by using their Facebook credentials.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:10pm
Instead of combing through profiles on dating sites, some people prefer making their connections on Facebook or Instagram.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:05pm
Among the questions raised: Does the entertainment industry need to change its business model to address the reality of illegal streaming?
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:05pm
Social media companies are often reluctant to become arbiters of appropriate and inappropriate speech online.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:05pm
E-commerce services help mom-and-pop shops achieve a more polished web presence.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:05pm
By providing a scoreboard of our smartphone use, new apps may help us change our ways.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:40am

A fantasy game, “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood,” pushes players to build their own celebrity and business prowess.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:40am
The game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood generated $1.6 million in revenue during its first five days on the market.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:40am
New screens offer a chance to showcase an image (and a growing community of artists).
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:40am
The old gadgets are piling up. Is there a way to deal with the formerly shiny new things being dumped in the back of closets?
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:40am
Poncho, a new service from Betaworks, could make your commute a little easier, with personalized weather alerts via text or email.
Jenna Wortham, a technology reporter and columnist for The New York Times, covers start-ups and digital culture. Her stories focus on novel ways consumers are using technology to enhance their daily lives along with emerging Internet-based business models and the personalities shaping the start-up industry. Before joining The Times in 2008, Ms. Wortham was a technology and culture reporter for Wired.com and a freelance writer for Wired magazine. Her work has also appeared in Bust magazine, The Hairpin, Vogue, The Morning News, Fader and various other publications. Ms. Wortham graduated from the University of Virginia.