The Ransomware Attack That Locked Hotel Guests Out of Their RoomsThis is a good demonstration of why electronic systems need physical backups.
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Your Cybersecurity Self-Defense Cheat SheetWhat’s a man in the middle attack? Who’s advocating for better consumer protections? And more basics.
Facebook Is Cracking Down on “Inauthentic” Content
Tell Us What You Think About the Legacy of Frankenstein!All month, we’ve published pieces on the topic. Now we want to hear from you.
The Modern-Day Victor Frankensteins?The biohacking community is tinkering with life, just like Frankenstein. But there’s a key difference.
Trump’s God-Awful Phone and Twitter Security Isn’t as Scary as His Cybersecurity Policies
Netizen Report: Internet Shut Down in English-Speaking Regions of Cameroon
I Help Create the Automated Technologies That Are Taking JobsAnd I feel guilty about it.
What Victor Frankenstein Got WrongA modern bioengineer explains how fiction and reality both demand open science.
Facebook Doesn’t Need a Chief Ethics OfficerIt needs something much bigger than one new hire.
Did the Department of Defense Just Subtweet Donald Trump?
Netizen Report: Bahrain Orders Newspaper to Stop “Using Electronic Media Tools”
A Cellphone Rights Guide for Trump Inauguration Protesters and Women’s Marchers
Sorry Folks, Flying Cars Are a Distraction
What I Learned About the Internet From The Baby-Sitters Club
A New Poker A.I. Eviscerated Its Human Competition, and It’s a Beautiful Thing
Welcome to Our Cybersecurity Self-Defense ClassAll month long, we’ll be giving you the tools to keep your information safe.
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Do You Know About the Spawn of Frankenstein?Take our Futurography quiz!
Will the Internet Always Be American? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Let’s Have an Adult Conversation on EncryptionThat means moving beyond backdoors.
Congress Needs to Fix Our Outdated Email Privacy LawA messy case involving Microsoft shows that the issue is too complicated to leave to the courts.
Future Tense Newsletter: Welcome to the Twitter Presidency
Was the Badlands National Park Defying Trump's Orders By Tweeting About Climate Change?
How Frankenstein’s Monster Became SexyRecent adaptations of the classic novel have transformed the creature from grotesque to irresistible.
Dr. Frankenstein’s Three Big MistakesWhat artificial intelligence researchers can learn from Frankenstein.
Trump Finally Sacrifices Something That Matters to Him—His Phone
Future Tense Event: The Spawn of Frankenstein
Future Tense Newsletter: Worrisome New Rules About Raw NSA Surveillance Data