Facebook’s Temporary Absence Shows Its Far-Reaching Presence

The hourslong global outage hit users from those waking up in Australia to attendees at a political conference in the U.K., reinforcing how intertwined the company’s services are with people’s lives across the world.

Biden’s Soft Infrastructure Agenda May Not Boost Growth

The president has sold soft infrastructure such as in child care,...

How the Pandemic Has Changed the Way High-End Art Is Sold

Private sales at Sotheby’s and Christie’s took off, as live-auction revenues...

Facebook to Hire 10,000 Workers in EU to Build Up ‘Metaverse’

Facebook is planning to create 10,000 jobs in the European Union...

China Third-Quarter Economic Growth Slows Sharply to 4.9%

China’s economy grew 4.9% in the third quarter from a year...