Aaron Mak
Aaron Mak

Aaron Mak writes about technology for Slate. Follow him on Twitter.

Future Tense
Sept. 29 2017 11:16 AMFCC Chairman Calls on Apple to Activate the iPhone's FM Radio Chip to Aid Disaster Communications
Future Tense
Sept. 27 2017 4:11 PMAmazon’s New $99 Echo Is Part of Its Quest to Continue Dominating the Voice-Assistant Race
Future Tense
Sept. 20 2017 4:15 PMEquifax Repeatedly Tweeted the Wrong URL for Its Website About the Data Breach
The Slatest
Sept. 12 2017 6:50 PMThe Parts of Florida Hit Hardest by Irma Are Surprisingly Random
Always Right
Sept. 11 2017 5:52 AMWe Asked Call Center Employees About the Worst Things Customers Ever Said to Them
The Slatest
Sept. 8 2017 1:05 PMFlorida Highways Gridlocked by Masses of Evacuees Ahead of Hurricane Irma
The Slatest
Sept. 6 2017 3:47 PMHurricane Irma Expected to Skirt Puerto Rico, but Island Bracing for Massive Damage
The Slatest
Sept. 1 2017 3:10 PMEvidence of Russian Election-Data Tampering Mounts as Urgency to Investigate It Does Not
Moneybox
Aug. 21 2017 6:00 PMCraigslist Posters Are Already Trying to Sell Their Used Eclipse Glasses as Collectors’ Items
The Slatest
Aug. 11 2017 4:04 PMThis Lawsuit in Alaska Could Upend the Campaign Finance Landscape
The Slatest
July 21 2017 5:35 PMAnthony Scaramucci Attacked Trump in 2015 for Being Spoiled and Un-American, but Says They Made Up
Future Tense
July 19 2017 3:38 PMHow Trump’s Travel Ban Hobbled a Libyan High School Robotics TeamThe Afghan girls weren’t the only team to struggle to get to the U.S.
Technology
Sept. 28 2017 3:05 PMIkea Just Bought TaskRabbit, the App for Paying Someone to Assemble Your Ikea StuffYour new Malm just got less stressful.
Future Tense
Sept. 26 2017 11:32 AMThe CEO of Equifax Has Stepped Down
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2017 9:00 AMWhen Is That Breakthrough Technology Coming?It’s always “five to 10 years away.”
The Slatest
Sept. 11 2017 4:56 PMAfter Irma, Florida’s Smart Grid Needs the Longest and Most Complex Restoration in U.S. History
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2017 7:07 PMIrma’s Wrath Goes Beyond Wind and Rain. It’s Caused Tornados and Literally Moved the Sea.
The Slatest
Sept. 7 2017 3:06 PMCaribbean Islands Left in Ruins as Irma Churns Toward Bahamas and Florida
The Slatest
Sept. 5 2017 7:53 PMThe Chants, Posters, and Marionettes of the Pro-DACA Protest in Washington, D.C.
The Slatest
Aug. 30 2017 6:10 PMDeath Toll From Harvey Climbs as Storm Leaves Texas and Inundates Louisiana
The Slatest
Aug. 21 2017 3:43 PMWhat Everyone Looked Like Looking at the Eclipse
Outward
July 27 2017 11:34 AMTrump’s Transgender Troops Ban Is Backfiring Among Congressional Republicans
Future Tense
July 20 2017 1:29 PMTwo of the Six Missing Members of Burundi’s Robotics Team Spotted Crossing Into Canada
Explainer
July 17 2017 5:33 PMTrigger WarningHas a literal smoking gun ever been the “smoking gun” in a criminal case?