Parts of a ‘Virtual’ Border Wall, Built With the Tech Behind Driverless Cars

By CADE METZ from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/18/technology/trump-border-wall-lidar.html?partner=IFTTT Technology In a rural Texas county, lidar sensor technology is being tested as a way to spot illegal intruders from Mexico. That use could divide workers in Silicon Valley. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/18/technology/trump-border-wall-lidar.html?partner=IFTTT
The iPhone XS and XS Max Review: Bigger Is Now Definitely Better

By BRIAN X. CHEN from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/18/technology/personaltech/iphone-xs-max-review.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Apple’s new smartphones start at $999 and $1,099, but their superb cameras and screens make them worth the high prices, our reviewer writes. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/18/technology/personaltech/iphone-xs-max-review.html?partner=IFTTT
A San Francisco Tech Mogul Buys a Fabled Slice of New York Media

By DAVID STREITFELD, DON CLARK and NATASHA SINGER from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/17/technology/time-marc-benioff.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Something like this was tried 18 years ago, when AOL bought Time Warner. But Marc Benioff, long a prominent figure in his hometown, does things his own way. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/17/technology/time-marc-benioff.html?partner=IFTTT
Marc Benioff Explains Why He Is Buying Time Magazine

By DAVID STREITFELD from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/17/technology/marc-benioff-time-magazine-meredith.html?partner=IFTTT Technology While having a massage late Sunday, the West Coast-based tech billionaire discussed via text message why he was entering the East Coast-based media industry by acquiring Time Inc.’s flagship publication. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/17/technology/marc-benioff-time-magazine-meredith.html?partner=IFTTT
F.T.C. Hearings Add to Efforts That Threaten Tech Industry

By CECILIA KANG from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/13/technology/ftc-hearings-technology.html?partner=IFTTT Technology The agency kicked off a series of hearings on whether its competition and consumer protection policies should better reflect new technologies and companies. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/13/technology/ftc-hearings-technology.html?partner=IFTTT