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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.

Aug. 19 2016 10:28 AMHacking Mr. Robot, Week 6How to reconcile the show’s technical verisimilitude with its incredibly flimsy plot?
Aug. 5 2016 8:55 AMHacking Mr. Robot, Week 4What the show gets right about logic bombs, the dark web, and the geopolitics of cybersecurity.
Nov. 20 2015 10:40 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?A nerd-friendly guide to the magazine for the week of Nov. 16.
Sept. 25 2015 2:26 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Bad sex scenes, hot desking, and a sinister hit single: just another week at Slate.
April 29 2015 8:37 AMGoogle Is My Co-ParentWhat Slate’s senior tech writer learned in his first four weeks of parenting.
Dec. 3 2014 12:15 PMYou Will Not Comment on This ArticleA primer on commenting on Slate.
Aug. 12 2016 11:15 AMHacking Mr. Robot, Week 5What the show’s dark parody of early-’90s sitcoms gets right about the narcotizing effects of television.
July 28 2016 7:04 PMCould Fsociety Pull Off the DNC Hack?What Mr. Robot gets right about hackers, according to one member of 1990s hacking collective the L0pht.
Oct. 27 2015 12:45 PMForget Me, GoogleIn a Slate Voice recording, Jacob Brogan reads his essay, “The Shame of Finding Your Younger Self Online.” 
Sept. 18 2015 12:01 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Finally! I’ve been waiting for weeks to read this tragicomic story about a 17th-century bestiality trial.
April 23 2015 3:34 PMTab Roulette!Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.
July 10 2014 12:42 PMMy Week Without Interactive Digital Maps