Future Tense
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Fighting Tech With Tech

Can apps cure our smartphone addiction? This neuroeconomist thinks so.

Nov. 22 2017 7:59 PMFacebook Will Tell You If You Liked or Followed Content Made by Russian Trolls During the 2016 Election
Nov. 22 2017 4:09 PMNet Neutrality Is Dividing Trump Supporters on Reddit
Nov. 22 2017 12:15 PMTeen Mom 2 Asks an Important Question: Is It OK to Shoot Down Drones?
Nov. 21 2017 6:13 PMUber Paid Hackers $100,000 to Cover Up a Breach Exposing Data on 57 Million People
Nov. 21 2017 2:16 PMThe Ghosts of Internet PastWhy some people cling to their old internet screen names.
Nov. 21 2017 1:13 PMReport: iPhone X Assembled With Illegal Student Labor
Nov. 21 2017 9:51 AMSend Us Your Most Intense Postmortem Social Media Moments
Nov. 20 2017 4:23 PMPlanning Your Digital Afterlife: A Future Tense Event
Nov. 18 2017 8:30 AMCan You Really Learn Mandarin in 5 Minutes Per Day on This App?
Nov. 17 2017 6:41 PMTwitter’s Best Weirdo Got Identified and It Doesn't Matter
Nov. 17 2017 4:39 PMThis Thanksgiving I’m Thankful for Everyone’s Bizarre, Performative Display Names on Twitter
Nov. 17 2017 1:52 PMThe FCC Is Cracking Down on Robocalls. Will It Help? 
Nov. 17 2017 10:42 AMThe History of the Future: A Future Tense Event Recap
Nov. 16 2017 1:55 PMThe Law That Let Silicon Valley Stay CluelessBut also made the internet what we have today.
Nov. 16 2017 8:05 AMWhat We Know So Far About Tesla’s Electric Truck
Nov. 22 2017 5:28 PMHow to Save Net Neutrality Before It’s DestroyedIt will take a loud outcry—and, unfortunately, probably a receptive Congress, too.
Nov. 22 2017 12:40 PMA Brief History of Millions of Dollars in Cryptocurrency Disappearing
Nov. 22 2017 11:48 AMHow Do Companies Know When Someone Else Is Using Your Credit Card?
Nov. 21 2017 4:06 PMU.S. Unseals Indictment Against Alleged HBO Hacker, Inadvertently Threatens to Destroy the World
Nov. 21 2017 1:54 PMThe FCC Is Officially About to Repeal Net Neutrality. Is the Internet as We Know It Over?
Nov. 21 2017 11:04 AMAnatomy of a Car CrashLet science show you how to skip your next roadway disaster.
Nov. 20 2017 6:03 PMBorders in the CloudCountries are increasingly putting limits on how data travels.
Nov. 20 2017 2:07 PMInstacart Workers Strike Over Wages That Reportedly Can Fall As Low As $1 Per Hour
Nov. 17 2017 7:18 PMWhat a Gymnastics Coach Thinks About Boston Dynamics’ New Flipping Robot
Nov. 17 2017 6:29 PMTrump's FCC Is About to Destroy Net Neutrality, and a Democratic Commissioner Is Calling Foul
Nov. 17 2017 2:34 PMShould This Thing Be Smart? Socks Edition.These socks could make you a better runner. They could also make you a pariah.
Nov. 17 2017 1:34 PMI Tried a Bottle of the New Synthetic WineIt doesn’t taste half bad.
Nov. 16 2017 6:07 PMThe Amazon Key Lets Delivery People In When You're Not There. Researchers Just Found A Way To Disable Your Security Camera.
Nov. 16 2017 1:39 PMWhen Should the Government Stockpile Software Vulnerabilities?A new process attempts to help guide decision-making.
Nov. 15 2017 9:44 PMTwitter Unverified a Bunch of White Nationalists and Anti-Muslim Activists, Including Richard Spencer