Technology
Technology
The Industry
Oct. 2 2018 11:08 AMAmazon Raises Workers’ Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour After Months of Pressure
Future Tense
Oct. 1 2018 4:25 PMThe Federal Government and California Are Officially at War Over Net NeutralityHere’s what happens next.
The Industry
Oct. 1 2018 2:32 PMEverything We Know About the Facebook Hack Affecting 50 Million Accounts
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2018 8:00 PMJournalists Just Can’t Quit Microsoft Word. But Some Are Trying.We’re not quite ready to Accept This Change.
Gizmos
Sept. 30 2018 8:00 AMThe Apple Watch Can Now Sense When You Fall. This App Says It Can Do More.
The Industry
Sept. 28 2018 6:00 PMWhat the SEC’s Lawsuit Against Elon Musk Means for Tesla
Future Tense
Sept. 28 2018 2:48 PMNow Is a Pretty Inconvenient Time for So Many Senators to Have Full Voicemail Inboxes
Future Tense
Sept. 28 2018 11:02 AMGo Back to 1983 With a Free Screening of the Cybersecurity Classic WarGames
Medical Examiner
Sept. 27 2018 7:11 PMFord’s Dual Roles in Her Kavanaugh Testimony: Witness as a Victim, and Expert Witness in Psychology“Multifactorial aetoiologies,” the “sequelae of sexual assault,” and “indelible in the hippocampus” were phrases that showed how Ford has made sense of her trauma.
Future Tense
Sept. 27 2018 9:01 AMCan You Replicate the Burning Desire to Win That Drives Superhuman Athletes?A response to Hannu Rajaniemi’s “Lions and Gazelles.”
Future Tense
Sept. 26 2018 10:42 AMFuture Tense Newsletter: Who Watches the Watchers?
The Industry
Sept. 25 2018 8:00 PMThe Temptation of Apple NewsThe world’s most valuable company is wooing the media with a human touch and a huge audience. One thing it hasn’t delivered: money.
Future Tense
Sept. 25 2018 12:00 PMWest Virginia Introduces Blockchain Voting App for the Midterm Election
The Industry
Sept. 24 2018 3:21 PMHow SiriusXM’s Purchase of Pandora Could Change the Balance of Power in the Music Industry
Science
Sept. 24 2018 1:13 PMExtremely Rare Two-Headed Snake Found in Virginia
Future Tense
Oct. 2 2018 10:52 AMThe Very First Social NetworkHow a 1979 chain email about science fiction spawned the internet we know today.
Medical Examiner
Oct. 1 2018 3:31 PMYou Don’t Have to Be a Person With Alcoholism to Be a Problem DrinkerWe saw many things at the hearings last week. For me, Kavanaugh’s relationship with alcohol stood out as worthy of further investigation.
Users
Oct. 1 2018 1:23 PMThe “Female Blackout” Was Not Effective Social Media Activism. It Was a Chain Letter.
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2018 2:09 PMThe Debate Over “Devil’s Triangle” Shows Wikipedia at Its Best
The Industry
Sept. 28 2018 6:26 PMThe Massive Facebook Hack Might Have Affected Users’ Other Apps and Websites, Too
The Industry
Sept. 28 2018 5:41 PMFacebook Can’t Say Why Users Should Still Trust ItA new, massive security breach let hackers take control of at least 50 million accounts. And Mark Zuckerberg has no answers.
The Industry
Sept. 28 2018 2:11 PMFacebook Announces That 50 Million Accounts Had Personal Information Exposed in a Hack
Future Tense
Sept. 28 2018 10:00 AMHow Google Became an Architect of RealityIf Google can’t find a piece of information, that knowledge simply doesn’t exist for the company’s users.
Users
Sept. 27 2018 5:22 PMGoFundMe Donations Skyrocket During Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony Before the Senate
Future Tense
Sept. 27 2018 9:00 AMLions and GazellesA new sci-fi short story by the author of The Quantum Thief and Summerland.
Future Tense
Sept. 26 2018 9:00 AMGame Never OverMemorials to players who died help online and offline communities mourn.
The Industry
Sept. 25 2018 2:31 PMDid Instagram’s Founders Leave Because Mark Zuckerberg Meddled Too Much?
Future Tense
Sept. 25 2018 7:30 AMWhere Are the Data Brokers?A Senate hearing on privacy is missing a representative from an industry that, incredibly, remains under the radar.
Users
Sept. 24 2018 1:45 PMRomantic LinksIn the era of TomKat and Brangelina, sites like WhosDatedWho were the web’s most useful celebrity-relationship resource. The internet moved on—but they’re still here.
Future Tense
Sept. 21 2018 4:38 PMA New California Bill Would Require Better Passwords for Internet of Things Devices

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