The Editor’s Blog Archives

Can Your Dog Fetch a Kindle?


Amazon’s founder buys the Washington Post while the owner of the Red Sox grabs the Boston Globe. Is this the end of newspapers?

California is Rolling in Dough


Three years after a $60-billion deficit threatened to sink the Golden State, state legislators are arguing over how to spend a surplus.

Who Invented the Chocolate Eggcream?


President Obama is scrambling to fix a 2011 law, intended to prevent broadly defined patent infringement claims, that appears to have backfired.