Future Tense

We Need to Pass Legislation on Artificial Intelligence Early and Often

Sept. 12 2014 3:48 PMHow Do You Say “Crack Down on Google” in German?
Sept. 12 2014 3:16 PMShould You Let Machines Edit Your Home Movies?
Sept. 12 2014 11:27 AMCyberspace Looks Pretty Menacing in This Japanese Music Video From 1989
Sept. 11 2014 7:35 PMThe Earth Is About to Be Bombarded by Two Solar Storms
Sept. 11 2014 4:47 PMLet’s Turn Off the Internet Every Sept. 11
Sept. 11 2014 3:44 PMWhy Google Bought a Spoon
Sept. 11 2014 12:04 PMFire, Ice, and Crushing Force Are No Match for This Unstoppable Robot
Sept. 11 2014 11:07 AM“Covenant”A short story from Hieroglyph, a new science fiction anthology.
Sept. 11 2014 10:27 AMHoly CowWould lab-grown meat ever be kosher?
Sept. 10 2014 7:58 PMToday Was the “Go Slow” Protest of the FCC Net Neutrality Proposal. Did You Notice?
Sept. 10 2014 5:04 PMThe iPod Classic Is Dead: Mourn for Bygone Click Wheels
Sept. 10 2014 2:17 PMApple Gave You U2’s New Album for Free. What Could Possibly Go Wrong With This Trend?
Sept. 10 2014 10:15 AMAsk JeevesButlers don’t have to fear being replaced by robots any time soon.
Sept. 9 2014 7:33 PMThe New iPhones Will Probably Have Terrible Battery Life
Sept. 9 2014 5:12 PMApple Pay Will Be Much More Important Than the iPhone 6
Sept. 12 2014 3:26 PMSilicon Valley Has Officially Run Out of Ideas
Sept. 12 2014 2:14 PMSotomayor Concerned About Drones and Privacy, Says You Should Be Too
Sept. 12 2014 8:08 AMForget the TricorderWhy gadgets aren’t the coolest part of science fiction.
Sept. 11 2014 5:19 PMOh No, This Is Exactly How Last Winter Started
Sept. 11 2014 4:19 PMJoin Neal Stephenson, NASA’s Chief Scientist, and More for a Future Tense Event on Sci-Fi
Sept. 11 2014 12:33 PMInsurance Companies Want to Use Your Personal Data to Determine Your Premiums
Sept. 11 2014 11:30 AMWhen Low-Tech Solutions Win
Sept. 11 2014 10:39 AMNetizen Report: Chinese Man Sues ISP Because He Can’t Access Google
Sept. 11 2014 7:42 AMYou Should Be Terrified of Superintelligent MachinesNot because they might develop the worst human characteristics, but because they’re nothing like humans at all.
Sept. 10 2014 5:54 PMYour Gmail Probably Wasn't Hacked. But That Doesn't Mean You're Safe.
Sept. 10 2014 3:59 PMNATO’s Empty Cybersecurity GestureIts new approach to cyberattacks misses some fundamental points.
Sept. 10 2014 11:50 AMThe MOOC Gender GapOnline learning may be different for girls, but not in cognitive ways.
Sept. 10 2014 10:00 AMLindsay Lohan’s New App Is Like Watching a Comments Section Come to Life. (That’s Not a Good Thing.)
Sept. 9 2014 7:05 PMYou’re Probably Going to Want the Apple Watch
Sept. 9 2014 5:09 PMThis Researcher Hopes to Find a Way to Slow Aging