Technology
Technology
Medical Examiner
July 10 2018 4:20 PMWHO’s Language on Breastfeeding Really Is FlawedThat doesn’t mean Trump’s reasons for rejecting it were correct, but for women like me who suffered as a result of the uncompromising promotion of breastfeeding, the rejection was a relief.
Users
July 10 2018 2:24 PMThe #PlaneBae Saga Has Reached Its Final Destination: an Apology
Science
July 10 2018 1:14 PMPruitt Exemplified How Partisanship Hinders PolicymakingEveryone is worried that a scandal-free EPA will more effectively destroy regulation. But this discounts the problems that have plagued the Trump administration’s effectiveness.
Future Tense
July 10 2018 9:00 AMThe iPhone’s Face ID Struggles in the MorningThanks a lot, Apple.
The Industry
July 9 2018 8:35 PMWhy Apple Music Is Starting to Win Spotify’s GameBecause it’s going after serious music fans while Spotify targets low-effort listeners.
Future Tense
July 9 2018 8:00 AMShould This Thing Be Smart? Mirror Edition.Mirror mirror on the wall, are you really worth $1,199 after all?
The Industry
July 7 2018 3:15 PMElon Musk Is Trying to Aid the Thai Cave Rescue by Sending His Engineers and Brainstorming on TwitterCould it actually help?
Science
July 6 2018 3:40 PMThe Ousting of Scott Pruitt Is a Victory for WhistleblowersExposing his misdeeds was an act of bravery and conscience—and a huge personal risk.
Gizmos
July 6 2018 5:55 AMAll I Want Is a Robotic Air ConditionerSummertime would be so much cooler with a personal fan robot following you around.
Users
July 5 2018 6:13 PMWhy the Twitter Thread About Two People Flirting on a Plane Felt So Good and So Bad
The Industry
July 5 2018 5:03 PMMoviePass’ Impossibly Great Deal Is Now a Little Less Great
Users
July 5 2018 3:39 PMLara Trump’s Instagram Feed Is an Achievement in BlandnessShe highlights her commitment to her kid, her dogs, and her father-in-law without ever betraying a hint of personality.
Gizmos
July 5 2018 5:55 AMWhy Smartphone-Makers Keep Adding More CamerasAnd why it’s a smart move.
Users
July 3 2018 6:17 PMHenry Winkler’s Tweets About His Fishing Trip Were So, So Pure
Future Tense
July 3 2018 2:26 PMSome Samsung Galaxy Users Say Their Phones Are Spontaneously Texting Photos to Contacts
The Industry
July 10 2018 2:55 PMAll the Ways Elon Musk Tried and Failed to Help with the Thai Cave Rescue
The Industry
July 10 2018 1:30 PMTwitter Is Escalating Its War on TrollsWhy isn’t it working?
Science
July 10 2018 12:22 PMThe Other Lime DiseaseThink twice before squeezing a lime in a beer outdoors this summer.
Future Tense
July 9 2018 11:46 PMBrett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court Nomination Is Bad News for an Open Internet
Users
July 9 2018 9:00 AMEven Trump Can’t Take Away the Majesty of the Interior Department’s InstagramThe agency still posts images of national splendor as though nothing in our country has changed—and I’m fine with it.
Science
July 9 2018 7:30 AMWhat Reporting Sexual Harassment Taught MeWhen you report an incident, you’re apparently also supposed to know how it should be prosecuted.
The Industry
July 6 2018 5:37 PMWhy We Suddenly Care That Google Let App Developers Read Our GmailThe bar for online privacy has gone up. And it’s about time.
Gaming
July 6 2018 8:00 AMTwo Totally Normal People Explain Why They’re Still Playing Pokémon GoIt’s been two years, but you still gotta catch ’em all.
Science
July 5 2018 6:38 PMPruitt May Be Out at the EPA, but Don’t Expect Him to DisappearEven in his resignation letter, Pruitt didn’t seem ashamed of the scandals that have plagued his tenure. Is a Senate bid next?
Science
July 5 2018 5:13 PMGoalies’ Best Chance of Blocking Penalty Kicks Might Be Dancing to Distract Their OpponentPsychology, as much as skill, rules this face-off.
Future Tense
July 5 2018 3:48 PMFacebook Found “Hate Speech” in the Declaration of Independence
The Industry
July 5 2018 3:35 PMFacebook’s Political Ads Are Still a Black BoxSo far, the company’s effort to make its election-related ads more transparent—and keep Russian propaganda out—isn’t nearly good enough.
Future Tense
July 5 2018 5:45 AMThere Won’t Be a Single Moment When We “Discover” Alien LifeThat’s not how science works.
The Industry
July 3 2018 2:37 PMTell Us More, Seth Rogen, About Your DMs With Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
Future Tense
July 3 2018 8:00 AMJust How Transparent Can a Criminal Justice Algorithm Be?Pennsylvania is trying to figure it out.

READ MORE STORIES