Hacking Mr. Robot, Week 7
What the show gets right about cyberwar, according to one security expert who’s run attacks on the Department of Defense in classified war games.
Hacking Mr. Robot, Week 6How to reconcile the show’s technical verisimilitude with its incredibly flimsy plot?
Hacking Mr. Robot, Week 4What the show gets right about logic bombs, the dark web, and the geopolitics of cybersecurity.
What Happened at Slate This Week?Bad sex scenes, hot desking, and a sinister hit single: just another week at Slate.
Hacking Mr. Robot, Week 5What the show’s dark parody of early-’90s sitcoms gets right about the narcotizing effects of television.
Could Fsociety Pull Off the DNC Hack?What Mr. Robot gets right about hackers, according to one member of 1990s hacking collective the L0pht.
Forget Me, GoogleIn a Slate Voice recording, Jacob Brogan reads his essay, “The Shame of Finding Your Younger Self Online.”
What Happened at Slate This Week?Finally! I’ve been waiting for weeks to read this tragicomic story about a 17th-century bestiality trial.
Tab Roulette!Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.