Victorians’ Fears About the Ills of Modern Technology Sounded a Lot Like Ours
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The AP’s New Baseball Reporter Is Not Human
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Will North America Become the Next Saudi Arabia?
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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
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Apple Patents Technology to Block iPhone Cameras in Sensitive Locations. That Could Be Dangerous.
Introducing Software Heritage, the Library of Alexandria for Code
Nothing Gracefully Ends a Written Conversation Like an Emoji
Technology Let Archaeologists Uncover Tunnel Dug by Jewish Prisoners During Holocaust
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This Chatbot Could Save You From Your Next Parking Ticket
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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.
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