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Future Tense Newsletter: When Is News Actually Fake?

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Dec. 7 2016 11:39 AMLaw and Order Circa 2050: A Future Tense Event Recap
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Dec. 5 2016 5:41 PMCome Hear Tim Wu Discuss His New Book The Attention Merchants
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Dec. 5 2016 11:43 AMWhy Russia Is Using the Internet to Undermine Western DemocracyPowerful Russians were terrified by the internet in 2011. Now they’ve made sure we are, too.
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Dec. 2 2016 8:45 AMWhat Is “Military Artificial Intelligence”?It’s harder to define than you might think—and that has consequences.
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Nov. 30 2016 12:59 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: As American As the Internet
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Nov. 30 2016 7:53 AMTell Us What You Think About Internet Governance!All month, we’ve published pieces on the topic. Now we want to hear from you.
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Nov. 29 2016 1:41 PMHacking: Not Just for the Feds!The next big battles over law enforcement use of technology will involve local police.
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Nov. 28 2016 11:41 AMHow the Internet Works in North Korea“Works.”
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Nov. 28 2016 8:23 AMHackers Breached San Francisco’s Transit System and Demanded a Ransom
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Nov. 22 2016 8:21 PMNo, Donald Trump Does Not Suddenly Care About Climate Change
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Nov. 22 2016 7:00 AMShould Police Bodycams Come With Facial Recognition Software?A technology embraced to protect citizens could have major civil liberties implications.
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Nov. 21 2016 7:45 AMGoogle’s 21st-Century EmpireCountries don’t control the internet. Companies do.
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Nov. 18 2016 3:59 PMHow Pokémon Go Violates the Original Vision for Pokémon
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Nov. 17 2016 2:31 PMFuture Tense Event: What Will Law Enforcement Technology Look Like in 2050?
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Nov. 17 2016 12:07 PMNow Is the Time to Replace Our Decrepit Voting MachinesWe can’t wait until something goes wrong in the next election.
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Dec. 6 2016 6:58 PMStop Calling Everything “Fake News”Journalists are blurring several problems into one—and making it impossible to solve.
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Dec. 5 2016 3:56 PMJill Stein’s Vote Recounts Won’t Change the Election ResultsWe should do them anyway.
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Dec. 2 2016 10:23 AMThis Lovely Comic Book Imagines a Future We’ve Abandoned
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Dec. 1 2016 7:00 AMFacebook Should Consider Subsidizing and Promoting Local NewsIt’s one way the social network could make up for the damage it’s done to journalism.
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Nov. 30 2016 11:41 AMDo You Know Who Controls the Internet?Take our Futurography quiz!
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Nov. 29 2016 2:19 PMThe U.K. Has Passed a New Law Permitting Outrageous Surveillance. The U.S. Could Be Next.
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Nov. 28 2016 5:10 PMWould Facebook or Twitter Ever Ban President Trump?One says it wouldn’t, and one says it would.
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Nov. 28 2016 11:41 AMFive Lessons From the Rise of BodycamsHow not to respond to the next police surveillance technology.
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Nov. 28 2016 7:00 AMIndia Wants a Cashless Society. But There’s a High Cost.A sudden government change has created chaos—and long ATM lines.
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Nov. 22 2016 2:18 PMWhy the Ruling Against Wisconsin’s Gerrymander Could Change Redistricting in America
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Nov. 21 2016 12:30 PMPredictive Policing Isn’t About the FutureIt’s about the past.
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Nov. 18 2016 5:00 PMNetizen Report: U.K. Passes Blanket Surveillance Law
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Nov. 18 2016 8:18 AMHow the Rest of the World Feels About U.S. Dominance of the InternetShort answer: not great.
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Nov. 17 2016 2:18 PMTwitter Is Banning Racist “Alt-Right” Leaders. It Should Explain Exactly Why.
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Nov. 17 2016 7:00 AMYou Are Helping Shape the InternetSo you should think about what you want it to look like.

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