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April 5 2016 9:45 AMIt’s All About MiitomoNintendo’s first mobile app is a narcissistic, dystopian vision of social media’s future.
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April 4 2016 6:50 AMWhat Wearable Manufacturers Think Women WantWhy do companies think that female customers are only interested in bling, safety, and babies?
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April 1 2016 8:00 AMThe Apple GraveyardLeave a flower for a dead Apple product.
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April 1 2016 7:02 AMYour Artificial Intelligence Cheat SheetWho are the leading thinkers? What are the ethical debates? And what’s an autonomous weapon?
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March 31 2016 11:35 AMHow Much Do You Know About Cyberwar?Take our Futurography quiz!
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March 31 2016 11:08 AMWebcams Are for the BirdsTechnology doesn’t have to interfere with our relationship to nature. It can enhance it.
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March 30 2016 11:20 AMWhat Is “Google Dorking,” and How Did It Help an Iranian Hacker Compromise a U.S. Dam?
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March 29 2016 1:33 PMWe Need to Keep Talking About Nanotechnology SafetyWhat happened to public interest in possible nanotech risks?
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March 29 2016 7:30 AMChina’s E-Sports ParadoxThe nation is a world leader in competitive video games—yet officials and parents are suspicious of gaming.
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March 28 2016 4:51 PMComputers Are Getting a Lot Better at Lip-Reading
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March 25 2016 2:23 PM Netflix Has Been Degrading Video Quality on AT&T/Verizon and It’s Really Messed Up
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March 24 2016 5:40 PMEven if the FBI Cracks the San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone, the Encryption Debate Won’t Be Over
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March 23 2016 5:32 PMMicrosoft’s A.I. Chatbot Keeps Hitting On People It Barely Knows
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March 23 2016 1:41 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: Questions of Responsibility
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March 22 2016 2:25 PMBeyond the BoxCable TV boxes are among the peskiest pieces of hardware on the planet. Regulators are finally eyeing the right solution.
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April 4 2016 5:20 PMThe Panama Papers Are 2.6 Terabytes of Leaked Data. How Big Is That Really?
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April 3 2016 8:04 PMTerrifyingly ConvenientA.I. assistants can give you the news, order you a pizza, and tell you a joke. All you have to do is trust them—completely.
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April 1 2016 7:03 AMWhat’s the Deal With Artificial Intelligence Killing Humans?Your 101 guide to whether or not computers are going to murder us.
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March 31 2016 2:44 PMIncubating Artificial Intelligence: A Future Tense Event Recap
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March 31 2016 11:13 AMTell Us What You Think About CyberwarAll month, we’ve run pieces on the risks and realities of cyberwar. Now we want to hear from you.
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March 31 2016 11:01 AMLessons From the Government’s 63 Prior Attempts to Make Tech Companies Unlock Devices
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March 30 2016 11:10 AMFuture Tense Newsletter: Privacy Woes and A.I. Errors
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March 29 2016 10:26 AMUber Hid a Game in Its App to Scout Potential Employees 
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March 28 2016 7:33 PMThe FBI Just Cracked the San Bernardino iPhone. Is the Showdown With Apple Over?
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March 25 2016 4:26 PMAre E-Sports the Future of Entertainment?
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March 25 2016 12:12 PMAn A.I. Competed for a Literary Prize, but Humans Still Did the Real Work
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March 24 2016 10:41 AMSchool Reading UnboundA new project aims to bring e-books to lower-income students.
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March 23 2016 3:43 PMParents Need to Listen to Their Kids When It Comes to Social Media Sharing
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March 23 2016 12:11 PMNone of the AboveWhy is United using multiple-choice security questions?
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March 22 2016 2:21 PMBe Like LeeGo champion Lee Sedol put up a brilliant fight against Google’s computer program. Regulators grappling with A.I. could learn from him.

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