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Netizen Report: Internet Shutdowns Are Ever-Present in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula

Sept. 23 2016 11:45 AMBring on the Ballot Selfies!Why snapping a photo in the voting booth is good for democracy.
Sept. 22 2016 4:06 PMDo You Have a Yahoo Account? It Probably Got Hacked.
Sept. 22 2016 10:30 AMWhat Is a Nanomaterial?There’s no good definition—which makes it difficult to regulate.
Sept. 21 2016 12:41 PMJoin Dahlia Lithwick, Jamelle Bouie, and Others for a Discussion About Creating a Better Election System
Sept. 20 2016 10:00 AMFusing Age-Old Artistic Tradition With Cutting-Edge TechnologyA Q-and-A with Kate Nichols, artist in residence at a nanoscience laboratory.
Sept. 19 2016 3:03 PMMillions of New Yorkers Got an Alert on Their Phones This Morning. Did It Make Them Safer?
Sept. 16 2016 4:49 PMRussia Cracks Down On Porn Sites, Trolls Those Who Complain
Sept. 16 2016 11:49 AMIt Turns Out That Watching the NFL on Twitter Is a Lot Like Watching It on TV
Sept. 15 2016 4:52 PMHacking Mr. Robot, Week 10What to expect from the Season 2 finale.
Sept. 15 2016 3:33 PMWhat’s the Best Way to Cover Your Webcam?
Sept. 15 2016 12:56 PMDrone Racing Is Now on ESPN. Will People Watch?
Sept. 15 2016 7:00 AMNanoparticles vs. CancerSome of the biggest advances coming in modern medicine may also be the tiniest.
Sept. 13 2016 4:01 PMNow the Head of NSA Is Concerned About Russia Hacking U.S. Elections
Sept. 13 2016 2:00 PMThe History of Lithium Ion Batteries Is ExplosiveAnd the future may be, too, if we don’t change things.
Sept. 12 2016 5:13 PMFederal Judge Rules FBI Can’t Hack Someone’s Computer Without Warrant
Sept. 22 2016 6:02 PMHacking Mr. Robot, Week 11Recapping the Season 2 finale with the experts from Tanium, a cybersecurity startup and technical consultant to the show.
Sept. 22 2016 12:00 PMDown With the Frequent-Flyer IconHow health technology can reinforce biases against the mentally ill.
Sept. 21 2016 7:41 PMGoogles New Messaging App Is “Smart.” But Should You Use It?
Sept. 21 2016 12:14 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: Small Particles and Big Plays
Sept. 19 2016 3:31 PMApple Has Officially Ruined the Fun of Emoji
Sept. 19 2016 2:55 PMSearch Engines Promise to Ban Ads for Sex Determination Services in India
Sept. 16 2016 4:36 PMThe Crazy-Ambitious, Maybe-Impossible Plan to Install Free Wi-Fi Across the European Union
Sept. 15 2016 5:41 PMGoogle Street View Respects Cow’s Privacy, Blurs Its Face
Sept. 15 2016 3:46 PMNetizen Report: In Cuba, Text Messages With Controversial Content Are Disappearing
Sept. 15 2016 2:03 PMHappy 30th Birthday to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act—Perhaps the Worst Law in Technology
Sept. 15 2016 12:25 PMThis NBA Finals Documentary Is the First VR Sports Film Worth Watching
Sept. 14 2016 10:34 AMFuture Tense Newsletter: All Tomorrow’s Yesterdays
Sept. 13 2016 2:30 PMHow Should We Govern Government Hacking?
Sept. 13 2016 12:52 PMAdblock Plus Now Sells “Acceptable” Ads
Sept. 12 2016 4:06 PMHow Tesla Fixed a Deadly Flaw in Its AutopilotThe ingenious solution that could make self-driving cars much safer—if it works.