SmileDirectClub, which sells teeth aligners online, has worked to limit information about customer dissatisfaction.

Uber Sells Food Delivery Business in India

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The ride-hailing giant agreed to sell Uber Eats in India to rival Zomato, continuing its recent efforts to exit money-losing businesses.

Micron secured some gains from the China deal but it may end up suffering bigger losses from the broader U.S.-China battle.

Like Trump, India is pressuring both of Mr. Bezos’ businesses as its leaders become more nationalistic toward foreign companies and news media.

The streaming giant behind “The Crown” and “The Irishman” now has more than 167 million subscribers around the world.

Glenn Greenwald Charged With Cybercrimes in Brazil

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Mr. Greenwald is accused of being part of a “criminal investigation” that hacked into the cellphones of prosecutors and public officials.

Alone on a Mountaintop, Awaiting a Very Hard Rain

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Decades ago, Armenian scientists built a high-elevation trap to catch and study cosmic rays. Physics has mostly moved on, but the station persists — a ghost observatory with a skeleton crew.

A study that blasted Boeing after a 2009 accident was never made public. Other criticisms were tempered by investigators after the company and U.S. safety officials objected.

Unmasking a Company That Wants to Unmask Us All

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I reported on an app, created by the company Clearview AI, that can identify people in seconds using a trove of photos collected from across the web.

A NASA program could be ready to launch astronauts to orbit once again, and the number of people traveling to space could surge.