What’s Happened Since Russia Banned TelegramAn interview on the chaos that has followed and what happens next.
13 Going on Old Enough to Share Your Personal DataWhy do users 12 and younger get basic digital data protections than teens and adults don’t?
How Much Is Facebook Really to Blame for Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar?The notion that it’s wholly responsible may be a bridge too far.
There’s No Easy Tech Fix for Online Hate SpeechMark Zuckerberg says A.I. is on the way to help. But you should be skeptical.
Georgia’s Governor Is About to Sign a Terrible Cybersecurity BillIt would put networks in the state at greater risk.
Before Facebook, There Was GeoCitiesThe FTC’s 1998 case against an early web pioneer laid the groundwork for data privacy discussions today.
Ignore Mark ZuckerbergHis promise that new EU data privacy guidelines will be “rolled out” to American users is misleading.
Election Meddling Doesn’t Just Happen in the U.S.The topic didn’t come up in Zuckerberg’s congressional hearings, but it has global importance.
A Documentary Reveals the Dangerous Fickleness of Online Fame in ChinaIn The People’s Republic of Desire, Hao Wu films the lonely shadows where the lines between online and offline dissolve.
How Facebook Can Prove It Doesn’t Discriminate Against ConservativesMore transparent moderation policies would help everyone.
What the Manic Market for Trading Technicolor Blockchain Cats May Tell Us About the Future of ArtThe “cryptocollectibles” frenzy may be coming for fine art, music, film, and more.
The U.S. Is Finally Getting a System to Warn When an Earthquake Is ComingBut will its alerts come in enough time to make a difference?
Can They Really Delete That?One writer’s weird, tedious, and infuriating attempt to track down federal agencies’ policies around deleting tweets.
Securing the Future VoteWe have to look beyond 2018 and 2020 when it comes to protecting the integrity of our elections.
Cities Need to Band Together on Self-Driving CarsWe need a modern-day Hanseatic League to give local governments bargaining power.
Watch Zuckerberg Struggle to Answer Sharp, Uncomfortable Questions About Peter Thiel’s Creepy Company