The sudden death of an employee at ByteDance, the owner of TikTok, has sparked online discussions about Chinese internet companies’ intense work culture. Earlier this week, a male ByteDance employee in his late 20s felt sick after working out at a company gym, and he later died, according to ByteDance. The company, which covered all the medical expenses, issued a statement expressing...
Get access to exclusive coverage
Read deeply reported stories from the largest newsroom in tech.
The Briefing amazon ai
The Flaws in FTC’s Amazon Case
Talk about anticlimactic. We’ve been expecting today’s Federal Trade Commission antitrust lawsuit against Amazon since the day commission chair Lina Khan was sworn into office in June 2021. After all, she rose to antitrust fame with her 2017 Yale Law Journal paper arguing that modern competition policy wasn’t equipped to deal with the threat Amazon posed. Yet despite the plentiful time for...
Stay in the know
Receive a summary of the day's top tech news—distilled into one email.
Access on the go
View stories on our mobile app and tune into our weekly podcast.
Enjoy a clutter-free experience
Read without any banner ads.
Recent Popular Stories
Exclusive google semiconductors
To Reduce AI Costs, Google Wants to Ditch Broadcom as Its TPU Server Chip Supplier