Future Tense
Future Tense
Feb. 1 2017 2:09 PMThe Ransomware Attack That Locked Hotel Guests Out of Their RoomsThis is a good demonstration of why electronic systems need physical backups.
Feb. 1 2017 2:02 PMJoin Future Tense in Washington, D.C., for a Cybersecurity Self-Defense Class
Feb. 1 2017 7:21 AMYour Cybersecurity Self-Defense Cheat SheetWhat’s a man in the middle attack? Who’s advocating for better consumer protections? And more basics.
Jan. 31 2017 3:59 PMFacebook Is Cracking Down on “Inauthentic” Content
Jan. 31 2017 7:41 AMTell 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.
Jan. 30 2017 1:39 PMThe Modern-Day Victor Frankensteins?The biohacking community is tinkering with life, just like Frankenstein. But there’s a key difference.
Jan. 27 2017 10:32 AMTrump’s God-Awful Phone and Twitter Security Isn’t as Scary as His Cybersecurity Policies
Jan. 26 2017 3:44 PMNetizen Report: Internet Shut Down in English-Speaking Regions of Cameroon
Jan. 26 2017 7:00 AMI Help Create the Automated Technologies That Are Taking JobsAnd I feel guilty about it.
Jan. 25 2017 7:45 AMWhat Victor Frankenstein Got WrongA modern bioengineer explains how fiction and reality both demand open science.
Jan. 24 2017 11:58 AMFacebook Doesn’t Need a Chief Ethics OfficerIt needs something much bigger than one new hire.
Jan. 23 2017 11:42 AMDid the Department of Defense Just Subtweet Donald Trump?
Jan. 20 2017 11:36 AMNetizen Report: Bahrain Orders Newspaper to Stop “Using Electronic Media Tools”
Jan. 19 2017 6:06 PMA Cellphone Rights Guide for Trump Inauguration Protesters and Women’s Marchers
Jan. 18 2017 2:41 PMSorry Folks, Flying Cars Are a Distraction
Feb. 1 2017 2:05 PMWhat I Learned About the Internet From The Baby-Sitters Club
Feb. 1 2017 9:15 AMA New Poker A.I. Eviscerated Its Human Competition, and It’s a Beautiful Thing
Feb. 1 2017 7:20 AMWelcome to Our Cybersecurity Self-Defense ClassAll month long, we’ll be giving you the tools to keep your information safe.
Jan. 31 2017 11:54 AMWondering What to Do After Protesting? Try These Four Tech-Supported Activism Strategies.
Jan. 31 2017 7:40 AMDo You Know About the Spawn of Frankenstein?Take our Futurography quiz!
Jan. 27 2017 12:11 PMWill the Internet Always Be American? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Jan. 27 2017 7:39 AMLet’s Have an Adult Conversation on EncryptionThat means moving beyond backdoors.
Jan. 26 2017 1:17 PMCongress Needs to Fix Our Outdated Email Privacy LawA messy case involving Microsoft shows that the issue is too complicated to leave to the courts.
Jan. 25 2017 1:47 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: Welcome to the Twitter Presidency
Jan. 24 2017 7:36 PMWas the Badlands National Park Defying Trump's Orders By Tweeting About Climate Change?
Jan. 24 2017 10:20 AMHow Frankenstein’s Monster Became SexyRecent adaptations of the classic novel have transformed the creature from grotesque to irresistible.
Jan. 23 2017 7:06 AMDr. Frankenstein’s Three Big MistakesWhat artificial intelligence researchers can learn from Frankenstein.
Jan. 20 2017 11:12 AMTrump Finally Sacrifices Something That Matters to Him—His Phone
Jan. 19 2017 2:33 PMFuture Tense Event: The Spawn of Frankenstein
Jan. 18 2017 1:39 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: Worrisome New Rules About Raw NSA Surveillance Data