At Least One-Third of Smartphone Owners Don’t Bother Protecting Their Devices From Theft
Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel Are Publishing Scientific Papers Now
The Technology Snob’s Favorite Hacker GroupThose who hate Anonymous adored a hacker group that existed for two short, glorious months.
"Numa Numa," the Original Viral Video, Turns 10. It's Still Amazing.
Senator Proposes Bill to Prohibit Government-Mandated Backdoors in Smartphones
Maybe North Korea Didn’t Hack Sony Pictures
This Is in No Way the Perfect Visual Metaphor for the State of the Newspaper Industry in 2014
Google Is Working on Kid-Friendly Products
Amid FBI Investigation, L.A. School District Suspends iPad Contract
Netizen Report: Iranian Facebook User Sentenced to Death for Allegedly Insulting the Prophet
You Will Not Comment on This ArticleA primer on commenting on Slate.
Uber’s Database Could Be Tempting for Hackers
Not As Loony As It SoundsGoogle’s “impossible" plan to beam Internet from solar-powered balloons is actually working. Here’s how.
It’s a Sad Day: Clip Art Is Dead
How to Use Gmail Search to Boycott Cyber Monday
War of the WordsIf the government wants to protect infrastructure from cyberthreats, it needs to figure out what’s “super critical” and what’s just “critical.”
German Chancellor Angela Merkel Doesn’t Support Net Neutrality
Did the FBI Break Tor?The bureau exploited a vulnerability in the anonymous Web browsing system to arrest criminals. That could leave activists and others at risk, too.
During the Romney Campaign, 22 People Had to Approve Tweets Before They Went Out
There Aren’t Plenty of Fish in the SeaThat’s why consumers should soon prefer farmed seafood, not wild-caught.
How Yahoo Could Make Up for Its Controversial Decision to Sell Flickr Users’ Photos
How a Company Famous for Mason Jars Could Help Get Us to Mars
Yak Dung Is Making Climate Change WorseAnd there’s no easy solution.
Google Now Lets You Prove Your Humanity With Pictures of Kittens, Not Squiggly Lines
So Many People Watched “Gangnam Style” That YouTube Had to Upgrade Its View Counter
SpaceX Wants to Hire a Good Old-Fashioned Farmer in Texas
The Last Time the Arctic Was Ice-Free in the Summer, Modern Humans Didn’t Exist
Intel Overhauled Stephen Hawking's Speech System and Is Releasing It for Free
European Union Finally Publishes Guidelines on Right to Be Forgotten
Drones Will Change the Way We Estimate Crowd Sizes, and That’s a Big Deal