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Surging Dollar Reflects the Standout U.S. Economy

The dollar climbed to its highest level in years this week, a reflection of the standout status of the American economy against a global backdrop clouded by the coronavirus. Pessimistic economic updates from Japan, Britain and Germany have only added to the uncertainty created by the coronavirus, which all but […]

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Lawrence Tesler, Who Made Personal Computing Easier, Dies at 74

When you’re cutting and pasting, dragging the cursor over selected text and performing other common computer tasks, you can thank him. Lawrence Tesler, a pioneering computer scientist who helped make it easier for users to interact with computers, whether cutting and pasting text or selecting text by dragging a cursor […]

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