Category: Business / Tech Culture

May 14, 2021

The Apple Designer You’ve Never Heard of Is Making Noise

Plus: The iPod’s cultural importance, the fate of Loon’s balloons, and the price of an SNL appearance.


by Steven Levy in Business
May 13, 2021

It’s True. Everyone IS Multitasking on Their Video Calls

A Microsoft study finds just how often remote workers multitask during videoconferences—especially when the group is large and the meeting runs long.


by Khari Johnson in Business
May 12, 2021

Help! A Male Colleague Thinks I’m Scary

Whose problem is it when men are intimidated by women at work?


by Megan Greenwell in Business
May 7, 2021

Why Amy Klobuchar Just Wrote 600 Pages on Antitrust

Plus: The iPhone before the App Store, the threat of digital enhancement, and the unlikely darling of the liberals.


by Steven Levy in Business
May 5, 2021

Help! How Can I Be a Better Mentor?

There’s more to helping someone succeed than giving top-down advice. Megan explains.


by Megan Greenwell in Business
April 30, 2021

Amazon’s AI Guru Is So Totally Over the Turing Test

Plus: Robot reporters, Apple’s post-Jobs essence, and an Unhappy Gilmore TikTok.


by Steven Levy in Business
April 28, 2021

Help! Should I Be More Ambitious?

What does it mean if you don’t want to climb the ladder? Megan weighs in.


by Megan Greenwell in Business
April 23, 2021

It’s Official: Apple Is Now a Silicon Company

Plus: A conversation with Steve Jobs, how Facebook can fix its reputation, and the week in cyclones.


by Steven Levy in Business
April 21, 2021

Help! How Do I Plan a Virtual Work Hang That's Actually Fun?

Online office events are never going to be a blast. But Megan has a few ideas for how to make them suck less.


by Megan Greenwell in Business
April 16, 2021

Microsoft Is Big Tech’s Fifth Horseman

Plus: Bill Gates’ departure, post-jab symptoms, and a new era for cryptocurrency.


by Steven Levy in Business