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As rich countries welcome autonomous cars, trucks and boats onto their roads and waterways, the developing world is grappling with a humbler revolution: automated farming. What was once the world’s most labor-intensive profession may be soon run by smartphones. And that could change agriculture as profoundly as mechanization did last century. This shift will affect…

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Danish blend coffee, grab a spot on the beach, and get ready for our longer-form weekend reads: Laurene Powell Jobs is investing in media, education, sports and more. What does she want? (Washington Post) You make $1 billion. You flee to Florida. Then the taxman knocks. (Institutional Investor) Lone Star…

Theranos Inc. founder Elizabeth Holmes, who reigned briefly as the world’s youngest female self-made billionaire over her promise to revolutionize blood testing, was criminally charged with defrauding investors along with the company’s former president. The indictment announced Friday by the U.S. Attorney in San Francisco alleging wire fraud follows claims by the U.S. Securities and…

U.S. prosecutors reconstructed 16 pages of shredded documents that were part of the material seized April 9 from President Donald Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen. The government said it also obtained 731 pages of messages, including call logs, from applications such as WhatsApp and Signal, which encrypt data, and about 315 megabytes from a BlackBerry.…