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3 months ago

Why Are There So Many Weird Tech Patents? Rose Eveleth - Companies are constantly patenting strange things they have no intention of developing. Here's why.

1 day ago

Why the Fires in the Amazon Are So Bad -- Aaron Mak

10 hours ago

Which U.S. Cities Are Best Prepared for Climate Change, and Which Ones Need to Step Up -- Brentin Mock

13 hours ago

Could We Pull the Solution to Climate Change out of Thin Air? -- Tom Standage and Seth Stevenson

1 day ago

"Social Media Harms Your Mental Health" iPhone Cases Are Just the Latest Feeble Nod to Authenticity -- Shannon Palus

1 day ago

Law Enforcement's Use of Ancestry Websites Is a Huge Privacy Conundrum -- Aaron Mak

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What We Really Learned From Facebook's Attempt to Find Anti-Conservative Bias -- Renee DiResta

1 day ago

4chan Trolls Impersonated Jewish Twitter Users. Again. -- Rachelle Hampton

22 hours ago

How Music Has Made Auditory Surveillance Possible -- Gabrielle Cornish

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Why the Bogus Study About Google Manipulating Votes Is a Powerful Weapon for the Right -- April Glaser

2 days ago

Mario Maker II Isn't Just a Preposterously Fun Game. It's a Whole Language. -- Evan Urquhart

3 days ago

A New HUD Rule Would Basically Permit Discrimination by Algorithm -- Andrew D. Selbst

3 days ago

Join Us to Peer Through The Optimist's Telescope - Aug 19, 2019 - 9:15 AM

1 day ago

What I Learned by Printing Thousands of Pages of My Facebook Data -- Katie Day Good

3 days ago

You Don't Have to Boycott CVS Over the Birth Control Debacle -- Elena Botella

6 days ago

Wikipedia's Parent Organization Wants to Save the World -- Stephen Harrison

6 days ago

The Only Band Booked to Play the "Storm Area 51" Festival Explains Why It Might Believe in Aliens -- Aaron Mak

6 days ago

Vocal Deepfakes Don't Have to Be Frightening -- Vanessa Chang

6 days ago

What Can a Hacker Do With Your Stolen Fingerprints? -- Aaron Mak

7 days ago

Epstein's Broken Hyoid Bone Doesn't Tell Us Much -- Jeremy Samuel Faust

7 days ago