The New York Times Summaries and Reviews

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On one side: Amazon. On the other: a new alliance of brands and platforms. Who will win?

Elizabeth Paton and Vanessa Friedman

The New York Times, 2020

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Kevin Roose

The New York Times, 2020

8
A vital connection for the Chinese diaspora, the app has also become a global conduit of Chinese state propaganda, surveillance and intimidation. The United States has proposed banning it.

Paul Mozur

The New York Times, 2020

8
Serial podcast

Julie Snyder et al.

The New York Times, 2020

9
The steepest declines in spending during the coronavirus recession have come from the highest-income places.

Emily Badger and Alicia Parlapiano

The New York Times, 2020

7
Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, the chief executive of Feeding America, is trying to meet a huge surge in demand. A $100 million contribution from Jeff Bezos helped.

David Gelles

The New York Times, 2020

9
Temperature checks, desk shields and no public transit: The guidelines would remake office life. Some may decide it’s easier to keep employees at home.

Matt Richtel

The New York Times, 2020

9
People want feedback that helps them grow and improve. But how you deliver it matters, too.

Arianna Huffington

The New York Times, 2020

7

Chris Hughes

The New York Times, 2019

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