Popular short-video app TikTok is developing new tools that would let users limit the topics that appear in their “for you” recommendation feed, executives said on a call with advertisers and reporters Wednesday, part of its work to control the spread of negative or harmful content on its platform. The changes could allow users to indicate which words or hash tags they don’t want to see in the...
Get access to exclusive coverage
Read deeply reported stories from the largest newsroom in tech.
Women in Tech
‘Where Are the Women?’: Is Hybrid Work Widening Tech’s Gender Gap?
Earlier this year, identity software company Okta gave its employees a presentation on burnout. An invited speaker explained the warning signs and distributed a 43-question inventory to determine an employee’s individual risk for a “stress-induced breakdown.” Amanda Giannelli, an engineer at the company, already knew she was wiped—she was balancing her workload with a...
Binance Discloses $570 Million Hack of BNB Blockchain
TSMC Reports Better-Than-Expected Revenue Despite Chip Industry’s Slowdown
Amazon Cancels Scout Delivery Robot
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.
Join live video Q&A’s
Deep-dive into topics like startups and autonomous vehicles with our top reporters and other executives.
Enjoy a clutter-free experience
Read without any banner ads.
Recent Popular Stories
Exclusive e-commerce amazon
Meta’s Abandoned Shopping Cart: How Mark Zuckerberg’s Commerce Plans Went Wrong
Market Research culture
Silicon Valley’s ‘Swag Gap’: A Colorful Rival Comes for Patagonia’s Abdicated Throne