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New York Times reporter covering technology (mainly, Google) in SF. NBA fan, sneakerhead, and gadget lover. Tell me a good story dai.wakabayashi@nytimes.com

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attention amazon shoppers google wants some of your spending money were making more of google shoppable story
Attention, Amazon Shoppers: Google Wants Some of Your Spending Money. “We’re making more of Google shoppable.” story w @KYWeise
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google the company that may know the most about our digital lives is now preaching the gospel of privacy
Google, the company that may know the most about our digital lives, is now preaching the gospel of privacy.
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while im confronted all the time by the terribleness of the internet im reminded regularly of its magic too my
While I’m confronted all the time by the terribleness of the internet, I’m reminded regularly of its magic, too. My Japanese parents are binge watching Turkish soap operas on Netflix. They say it reminds them of melodramas from Japan. World is getting smaller
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do you know how to tell if you re old af attend youtube brandcast and struggle to identify even one performer
Do you know how to tell if you're old af? attend YouTube brandcast and struggle to identify even one performer.
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for the first time in three years revenue growth fell below 20 at alphabet stock plunged analysts wanted answe
For the first time in three years, revenue growth fell below 20% at Alphabet. Stock plunged. Analysts wanted answers. (Got none) Executives blamed currency fluctuation -- it's the ultimate big-company explanation when numbers come up short.
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for all the heat that apple gets for being a closed shop their calls with analysts are more enlightening becau
For all the heat that Apple gets for being a closed shop, their calls with analysts are more enlightening because Tim Cook answers questions for the most part. Do analysts really find this Alphabet call useful?
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these alphabet analyst calls make me wonder what s the point it s almost impossible to get ruth or sundar to s
These Alphabet analyst calls make me wonder - what's the point? It's almost impossible to get Ruth or Sundar to say more than their prepared remarks. Either they should decide to answer fully or let's just not do it.
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can you imagine the public health crisis going on today in winterfell
Can you imagine the public health crisis going on today in Winterfell?
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just saw on espn rockets will beat warriors if harden hits his shots also true warriors will win if they score
Just saw on ESPN: Rockets will beat Warriors if Harden hits his shots.

Also true: Warriors will win if they score more points than the Rockets.
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got a call on my non public number asking me if i would support a person s right to smoke e cigarettes in sf a
Got a call on my non-public number asking me if I would support a person's right to smoke e-cigarettes in SF. AfterI asked a few times, caller finally tells me that they are calling for Juul and asks me to call to protest SF prohibition of e-cigarettes. Lobbying!

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following up on my earlier tweet uber car was in autonomous mode with a human safety driver and it struck a wo
Following up on my earlier tweet, Uber car was in autonomous mode with a human safety driver and it struck a woman (not a bicyclist) who walked into street. She has died. We think this is the first pedestrian killed by an autonomous vehicle. Uber is cooperating. Story coming
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1 here s a story that and i have been working on for months taking a look at how google treated prominent exec
1/ Here's a story that and I have been working on for months - taking a look at how Google treated prominent executives accused of misconduct, including Andy Rubin, father of Android
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i spent about 8 months on and off working on this story about youtube ceo susan wojcicki i wanted to address q
I spent about 8 months (on and off) working on this story about YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki. I wanted to address questions that kept coming up as YouTube's problems started to multiply. Where is Susan? What was she doing? (Thread)
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two reuters reporters are in prison so rest of us could read about how myanmar troops and buddhist villagers s
Two Reuters reporters are in prison so rest of us could read about how Myanmar troops and Buddhist villagers slaughtered 10 Rohingya men, typical of the ethnic cleansing going on in the country's northern Rakhine state. Find the time to read it.
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my friend asked an astrophysicist friend about the significance of gravitational waves he explained it using f
My friend asked an astrophysicist friend about the significance of gravitational waves. He explained it using farts
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last week 20000 googlers staged a walkout to demand a more equitable workplace this week google agrees to some
Last week, 20,000 Googlers staged a walkout to demand a more equitable workplace.

This week, Google agrees to some (although not all) of their demands, including the end of forced arbitration for sexual harassment cases. That is pretty cool to see.

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susan wojcicki youtubes ceo has managed to avoid the scrutiny heaped upon the leaders of other tech platforms
Susan Wojcicki, YouTube’s CEO, has managed to avoid the scrutiny heaped upon the leaders of other tech platforms. Here is our look at what she’s been up to and how, despite her best efforts, YouTube still doesn’t have a handle on its problems.
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4 the movement has broken the dam on so many stories of powerful men behaving badly this story looks at how a
4/ The #metoo movement has broken the dam on so many stories of powerful men behaving badly. This story looks at how a powerful company (Google) handles such allegations when they come up.
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here s an inside look at uber s self driving car ops in phoenix before sunday s fatal crash the company moved
Here's an inside look at Uber's self-driving car ops in Phoenix before Sunday's fatal crash: the company moved from two people in every test car even as its autonomous systems trailed other self-driving cars
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3 but that was a whitewashed version of events weve learned that he resigned after he was accused of sexual mi
3/ But that was a whitewashed version of events. We’ve learned that he resigned after he was accused of sexual misconduct by a woman with whom he was having an extramarital affair. Google found her complaint credible and still paid out a $90M exit package to Rubin
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