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Future Tense
Dec. 15 2016 10:32 AMRSVP for a Free Screening of The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
Dec. 14 2016 2:49 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: Russia Didn’t Hack the Election. It Hacked the Voters.
Dec. 13 2016 2:16 PMWrongful Arrest by SoftwareA California county is struggling with its new computer-based case management system.
Dec. 9 2016 4:05 PMHere’s Your Friendly Holiday Reminder Not to Click on “Undelivered Package” Emails
Dec. 8 2016 5:36 PMWhat Slate Readers Think About Internet Governance
Dec. 7 2016 11:39 AMLaw and Order Circa 2050: A Future Tense Event Recap
Dec. 5 2016 3:56 PMJill Stein’s Vote Recounts Won’t Change the Election ResultsWe should do them anyway.
Dec. 2 2016 10:23 AMThis Lovely Comic Book Imagines a Future We’ve Abandoned
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.
Nov. 30 2016 11:41 AMDo You Know Who Controls the Internet?Take our Futurography quiz!
Nov. 29 2016 2:19 PMThe U.K. Has Passed a New Law Permitting Outrageous Surveillance. The U.S. Could Be Next.
Nov. 28 2016 11:41 AMHow the Internet Works in North Korea“Works.”
Nov. 28 2016 8:23 AMHackers Breached San Francisco’s Transit System and Demanded a Ransom
Nov. 22 2016 8:21 PMNo, Donald Trump Does Not Suddenly Care About Climate Change
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.
Dec. 14 2016 4:54 PM“Is This Something That’s Going to Haunt Me the Rest of My Life?”What it’s like to be the IT guy who accidentally helped Russia (maybe) hack the election.
Dec. 13 2016 3:57 PMRussia Didn’t Hack the U.S. ElectionIt hacked the voters.
Dec. 12 2016 2:17 PMReince Priebus Is Either Lying or DelusionalHe denies the CIA’s assertion that the RNC was hacked. He can’t possibly know that.
Dec. 9 2016 12:15 PMFuturography Newsletter: What’s Ahead in 2017
Dec. 7 2016 1:00 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: When Is News Actually Fake?
Dec. 5 2016 5:41 PMCome Hear Tim Wu Discuss His New Book The Attention Merchants
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.
Dec. 2 2016 8:45 AMWhat Is “Military Artificial Intelligence”?It’s harder to define than you might think—and that has consequences.
Nov. 30 2016 12:59 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: As American As the Internet
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.
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.
Nov. 28 2016 11:41 AMFive Lessons From the Rise of BodycamsHow not to respond to the next police surveillance technology.
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.
Nov. 22 2016 2:18 PMWhy the Ruling Against Wisconsin’s Gerrymander Could Change Redistricting in America
Nov. 21 2016 12:30 PMPredictive Policing Isn’t About the FutureIt’s about the past.