Ebola Is No Measles. That’s a Good Thing.Comparing this virus to scourges of the past gives us hope that we can slow it down.
How to Measure the Value of Your Personal Data in Cookies: A Slate Guide
The Apple GraveyardLeave a flower for a dead Apple product.
Watch a Crowd Go Wild When Steve Jobs Moves a Laptop in This 1999 Demonstration of WiFi
MindsweeperHow to use the data generated by educational technology to improve schools.
There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
California Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Warrant for Police Surveillance Drones
Scientists Use Electrical Impulses to Help Paralyzed Rats Walk Again
Almost HumaneWhat sci-fi can teach us about our treatment of prisoners of war.
The CIA Still Redacts How Much It Paid for PCs in 1987
Barry Bonds Finally Admits to Glassing
Tweeting While Watching TV Linked to Fewer Brain Cells
Flip Through the Skymall of the Near Future
Australia on the Verge of Permitting Alarmingly Broad Internet Surveillance
Trendy Social Network Ello Doesn’t Seem That Great, but I’ll Use It if Everyone Else Does
Law Enforcement Has Declared War on Encryption It Can’t Break
Netizen Report: Hong Kong Protests Trigger Surveillance and Social Media Censorship
Japanese Cheerleader Robots Balance and Roll Around on Balls
Study: Narcissists Watch More Porn Online
3,000 French Scientists Are Marching to Demand More Research Funding
Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Is Skipping Straight to Windows 10
China’s Not the Problem With Carbon Emissions. We Are.
The Justice Department Is Cracking Down on Sales of Spyware Used in Stalking
Innovation Starvation, the Next GenerationHumankind has lots of great ideas for the future. We need people to carry them out.
Your Facebook Data Is About to Start Following You Everywhere You Go
North Korea Issues Cellphone Etiquette Guide
Antarctic Ice Melt Causes Small Shift in Gravity
Don’t Diss DystopiasSci-fi’s warning tales are as important as its optimistic stories.
A Significant Part of the Aral Sea Is Now “Completely Dried”
Lenders Can Remotely Disable Cars if People Don’t Pay Their Loan Bills