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Christopher Mims

Christopher Mims

Technology columnist, The Wall Street Journal

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香蕉视频苹果下载Christopher Mims writes Keywords, a weekly column on technology. Before joining the Journal in 2014, he was the lead technology reporter for Quartz and has written on science and tech for publications ranging from Technology Review, Smithsonian, Wired, the Atlantic, Slate and other publications. Mims, who has degree in neuroscience and behavioral biology from Emory University, lives in Baltimore.

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The Next Hot Job: Pretending to Be a Robot

香蕉视频苹果下载August 31, 2019 04:00 am ET

Until the techno-utopian dream of full automation is realized, the growth of not-yet-autonomous technologies is creating opportunities for humans to help operate robots remotely, sometimes from thousands of miles away.

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Tumblr and the End of the Eyeballs-Are-Everything Era

香蕉视频苹果下载August 17, 2019 04:01 am ET

With a complicated design, an adult-content problem and only the vaguest idea how to make money, Tumblr was easy prey for trends much bigger than itself.

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All-seeing 24/7 video surveillance technology, first developed for use in war, is now affordable enough to be used domestically to fight crime and terrorism. Some lawmakers are wary.

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In new retail store concepts, you can buy from brands that first found success on the internet and are just now appearing in offline retail.

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VisiCalc, the world’s first spreadsheet, took the nascent personal computing world by storm, and just as suddenly ceased to exist—in the process, writes Christopher Mims, it transformed how companies are built and how all of us make decisions

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