This Chatbot Could Save You From Your Next Parking Ticket
A DNA Test Won’t Explain Elizabeth Warren’s AncestryYou’re not 28 percent Finnish, either.
Future Tense Newsletter: Preparing for the A.I. Tidal Wave
Please, Like My ShameWhy do we feel compelled to tweet about our most embarrassing moments?
How Hackers Make Millions Selling Your Stolen Passwords
Veteran Pilot Loses Simulated Dogfight to Impressive Artificial Intelligence
The Partnership of the FutureMicrosoft’s CEO explores how humans and A.I. can work together to solve society’s greatest challenges.
3-D Printing Helped This Cancer Survivor Recover Some of What He Lost to Disease
The Autonomous Vehicle Revolution Will Be UnderwhelmingWe still need to prepare for it today.
Let Me Introduce You to My Animatronic Second HeadAn expert on the neuroscience of impulse control explains his craziest purchase.
Hostile TakeoversTaking over in a semiautonomous car may not be as easy as it is in an airplane.
Donald Trump Is Not a TrollCalling him a troll trivializes his repulsive comments.
Why It Seems Like Everyone Is Getting Hacked Lately
Mark Zuckerberg Covers His Webcam With Tape. You Should, Too.
How Drone Racing Could Lead to Major Technological Breakthroughs
Why Did My Period-Tracking App Send Me an Anti-Brexit Email?
Go Update Norton Antivirus Right Now. Symantec Really Screwed Up.
Hillary Clinton’s Technology Policy Is Surprisingly Solid
Facebook Says It Will Put “Friends and Family First” in Your News Feed
The Final GiftSocial media and the internet are making it easier than ever to donate your organs.
Redacting Digital Documents Is Easy. Why Do People Keep Doing it Wrong?
Facebook Thinks It Has Found the Secret to Making Bots Less Dumb
The Peculiar Endurance of the Physical SignatureWhy do we still have to print out forms, sign them, and scan them back in?
Border Patrol Wants to Collect Foreign Travelers’ Social Media Account Names
Robot, Do You Know Why I Stopped You?What will your car have to do for the police to pull you over when you’re in an autonomous car?
The Terrifying Technological UnknownWhy people are so bad at assessing the potential dangers of self-driving cars.
This Sci-Fi Short Is So Beautiful You’ll Forget It Was Created to Promote a Video Game Company
What Would Self-Driving Cars Mean for Women in Saudi Arabia?Not very much—because technological progress doesn’t inherently lead to social progress.
The California Drought’s Lessons for Food Security
Future Tense Newsletter: Why Does the Government Take So Long to Regulate Emerging Technologies?