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Future Tense Newsletter: Giving Thanks for Cybersecurity

Nov. 25 2015 10:33 AMPalestinians Finally Get Mobile Broadband
Nov. 24 2015 12:52 PMThe OPM Data Breach Is Putting a Damper on My ThanksgivingI have to break the news to friends and family that their information was compromised.
Nov. 23 2015 3:30 PMThe Tyranny of Algorithms
Nov. 23 2015 10:06 AMCan Coding Make the Classroom Better?How “computational thinking” and collaborative problem solving is transforming some classrooms.
Nov. 20 2015 12:38 PMFuture Tense Event: Afrofuturism—Imagining the Future of Black Identity
Nov. 20 2015 10:40 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?A nerd-friendly guide to the magazine for the week of Nov. 16.
Nov. 19 2015 4:52 PMNow When You Have a Bad Breakup, Facebook Will Help You Avoid Your Ex
Nov. 19 2015 10:12 AMCan Online Exchange Programs Really Help Kids Learn About the World?They help American students connect with students across the world to build solar-powered lights, take virtual walking journeys, and learn about Syrian genocide.
Nov. 18 2015 5:37 PMGo Turn On This New Amazon Feature That Will Make Your Account Much More Secure
Nov. 18 2015 2:42 PMThese Ridiculously Premature Drone Registration Services Look Like a Huge Waste of Money
Nov. 18 2015 1:24 PMThe Most Intense El Niño Ever Observed Is Already a Worldwide Disaster
Nov. 18 2015 11:00 AMFuture Tense Event: Come Watch October Sky with Dr. France Córdova in Washington, D.C.
Nov. 17 2015 4:24 PMCan This New App Use Fitbits to Transform Care for the Elderly?
Nov. 17 2015 10:50 AMWhat Will Libraries Be Like in 2100?It’s not so far away.
Nov. 16 2015 10:44 PMMetadata Surveillance Didn’t Stop the Paris AttacksAnd yet intelligence officials and politicians are now saying it could have. They’re wrong.
Nov. 24 2015 5:26 PMThe FAA’s Drone Registry Shouldn’t Be Exempt From FOIA Requests
Nov. 23 2015 4:06 PMSome Good Advice for the FAA’s Drone Registry Initiative
Nov. 23 2015 1:07 PMNew Sunset-Quality Forecasts Mean You’ll Never Miss Another Stunner
Nov. 20 2015 1:29 PMTesla Is Recalling Every Model S on the Road. Good Move.
Nov. 20 2015 10:54 AMThe Reality of Crime-Fighting AlgorithmsI am a data scientist, and this is why Minority Report will never happen.
Nov. 20 2015 10:36 AMImagining California Without Oil RefineriesNot being gasoline consumers has become part of residents’ identities.
Nov. 19 2015 4:05 PMHere’s What ISIS Is Teaching Its Terrorists About Online Privacy
Nov. 19 2015 10:00 AMHow Japan Is Getting Its Act Together on CybersecurityThe high-tech nation had lagged behind in this important arena—but it’s changing.
Nov. 18 2015 4:39 PMHate Talking to Irritating People? These Graphics Will Remind You Not to Pick Up.
Nov. 18 2015 1:30 PMA Congressman Wants to Censor the Internet to Thwart ISIS’ Digital Strategy. Horrible Plan.
Nov. 18 2015 11:07 AMFuture Tense Newsletter: Digital Prophecies and Present Fears
Nov. 18 2015 7:30 AMHow I Became a SuperforecasterAn intelligence community project recruits ordinary citizens to help anticipate future geopolitical events.
Nov. 17 2015 1:21 PMMotorized Picnic Tables Are Cruising Around Perth With Australian Police in Hot Pursuit
Nov. 17 2015 7:30 AMThe Emotional Uncanny ValleyHow zombies could be the future of artificial intelligence.
Nov. 16 2015 5:56 PMIntelligence Officials Have Named One More Enemy in the Paris Attacks: Encryption