Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk Are Both Wrong About A.I.Artificial intelligence is dangerous because it will leave millions unemployed.
Future Tense Newsletter: Why the State Department Needs a Cyber Office
Why Hope Is Dangerous When It Comes to Climate ChangeGlobal warming discussions need apocalyptic thinking.
Whatever You Do, Do Not Take Your Eye Off Trump’s War on Science
iPhone Gamers, Brace Yourselves for the App-ocalypseApple’s coming iOS will kill off some beloved games.
Google’s New News Feed Is Scary-Good at PersonalizationSo why does it feel so impersonal?
The Fake-Image Arms RaceHow we can use technology to tell real photos from computer-generated ones.
Congress Is Considering Letting 100,000 Self-Driving Cars Hit the Road
Two of the Six Missing Members of Burundi’s Robotics Team Spotted Crossing Into Canada
This Ride-Sharing App Now Offers Matchmaking, Too
How Trump’s Travel Ban Hobbled a Libyan High School Robotics TeamThe Afghan girls weren’t the only team to struggle to get to the U.S.
Tillerson Is Reportedly Considering Shuttering State’s Cyber Office. That’s a Horrid Idea.
Future Tense Newsletter: Robots Aren’t Poets, but They Don’t Know It
U.K. Implements a Requirement for Age Verification on Porn Sites
A Robot Security Guard Rolled Its Way Into a Fountain
Trump’s FCC Chairman Is Misleading Congress About Net Neutrality
Why Young Men Might Be Playing Video Games Instead of Going to WorkIt’s not just that games are more fun.
Don’t Blame Online Anonymity for Dark Web Drug Deals
An Obituary for Microsoft Paint
YouTube Starts Redirecting People who Search for Certain Keywords to Anti-Terrorist Videos
Twitter Claims Its Changes Have Led to "Significantly Less Abuse." But Will They Be Enough?
Authorities in China and Indonesia Threaten to Ban Messaging Apps
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Says It Doesn’t Look at the Cloud When Searching Digital Devices
The Renaissance of the Humble Radio DramaThe medium offers unique opportunities for minority voices and independent creators.
A Man's Pacemaker Data Will Be Used Against Him in Court
The FBI Is Warning Parents About the Risks of Internet-Connected Toys Spying on Kids
Republican Congressman Asks the Important Question: Were There Ancient Civilizations on Mars?
Mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani Has Died, Will Continue to Inspire Women of Color in STEM
As American Tech Firms Move to India, Many Choose to Self-Censor
What the Research Really Suggests About That Facebook Chatbot Therapist