Right here’s what you could know: Commuters in Osaka, Japan, this month. The Nikkei stock index in Japan fell 4 p.c on Friday, part of a widespread fall in shares following an increase in yields in U.S. Treasury bonds.Credit…Hiroko Masuike/USA News Hunt U.S. stock futures fluctuated on Friday, and indicated […]

Within the spring of 1977, when Sherry Turkle was a younger professor on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Steve Jobs came around. Whereas he toured the campus and met together with her colleagues, Turkle was cleansing her condominium and worrying over the menu for the dinner she had agreed to […]

HEFEI, China — Stroll across the sprawling auto manufacturing facility in central China, and the wealth pouring into the country’s electrical car industry shortly turns into clear. Rows of vivid orange, 15-foot-tall robots — 307 of them, primarily from Sweden — whir with activity. They glue light-weight aluminum panels to […]

Hasbro is giving its venerable Mr. Potato Head toy a more gender-inclusive id by dropping the “Mr.” from its brand name and packaging. “Hasbro is making sure all feel welcome in the Potato Head world by officially dropping the Mr. from the Mr. Potato Head brand name and logo to […]

WASHINGTON — Katherine Tai, President Biden’s pick for United States trade consultant, promised lawmakers throughout her affirmation listening to on Thursday that she would work with Congress to help reinvigorate the economy and aggressively implement American trade guidelines in opposition to China, Mexico and other buying and selling partners. Ms. […]