Aaron Mak
Aaron Mak

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

Science
Jan. 20 2019 6:02 PMEverything You Need to Know About Sunday’s Super Blood Wolf Moon
Science
Jan. 17 2019 8:57 PMIt Might Be Aliens. But We Have No Idea What to Do About It.The mysterious ‘Oumuamua is prompting debates about how to handle the extremely improbable.
Gizmos
Jan. 12 2019 9:02 AMEverything We Know About the 2019 iPhoneThere are already plenty of reports and rumors about the next generation.
Science
Jan. 10 2019 7:12 PMThe FDA Has Stopped All Routine Food Inspections Because of the Government Shutdown. How Bad Is That?
Users
Jan. 9 2019 6:56 PMThe Absurd, Unsubtle Joy of the “Subtle Asian Dating” Facebook GroupWhy the raunchy, self-aware Subtle Asian Traits offshoot is quickly gaining followers.
Future Tense
Jan. 4 2019 2:05 PMNobody Really Knows Why Apple Is Struggling in ChinaThere are many theories and plenty of uncertainty.
Future Tense
Dec. 26 2018 4:41 PMLinkedIn Co-Founder Apologizes for Funding Election Disinformation
The Industry
Dec. 19 2018 8:15 PMWhat It Means to Delete FacebookWe talked to a bunch of people who tried to quit. Here’s how a few succeeded—and what they learned along the way.
The Slatest
Dec. 18 2018 1:08 PMA Judge Sentenced a Poacher to Watch Bambi Once a Month for a Year. Can He Really Do That?
Science
Dec. 13 2018 7:02 PMHow to Watch the Year’s Best Meteor Shower
The Industry
Dec. 11 2018 5:38 PMRepublicans Kept Embarrassing Themselves While Trying to Get Google’s CEO to Admit the Company Was Biased Against Conservatives
The Industry
Dec. 7 2018 5:12 PMChinese Tech Giant Huawei’s CFO Was Arrested for Allegedly Violating U.S. Sanctions Against Iran
Moneybox
Dec. 6 2018 10:26 AM24 Amazon Workers Sent to Hospital After Robot Punctures Can of Bear Repellent Spray
Metropolis
Dec. 5 2018 12:25 PMGoogle’s Self-Driving Car Spinoff Waymo Launches Taxi Service in Arizona
Moneybox
Dec. 4 2018 12:32 PMUSDA Announces Recall of 12 Million Pounds of Beef Because of Salmonella
The Industry
Jan. 18 2019 3:39 PMIt’s Been a Bad Week to Work for Elon Musk
Future Tense
Jan. 17 2019 12:55 PMCould the #10YearChallenge Really Improve Facial Recognition Tech?
The Slatest
Jan. 11 2019 4:25 PMGovernment Workers Are Now Crowdfunding and Asking for Financial Advice on Reddit
The Slatest
Jan. 10 2019 11:42 AMReport: Prototype for Trump’s Steel Slat Border Wall Can Be Cut With Saw
Politics
Jan. 7 2019 8:21 PMI Spent the Day Talking to Tourists Who Showed Up to D.C. Museums That Are Closed for the Government Shutdown
Future Tense
Dec. 28 2018 2:22 PMCryptocurrency’s Terrible 2018Prices plummeted. Scams abounded. But this bitcoin evangelist sees positives in the “year of consolidation.”
The Slatest
Dec. 26 2018 1:55 PMThe Government Shutdown Is Going to Hurt More People Each Day It Continues
The Industry
Dec. 19 2018 11:52 AMHow Facebook Made Those Eerie “People You May Know” Suggestions
Future Tense
Dec. 14 2018 5:10 PMCongressman Says a “WallCoin” Could Fund Trump’s Border Wall
Future Tense
Dec. 12 2018 5:44 PMTaylor Swift’s Security Used Facial Recognition Technology to Monitor Concert Crowds for Stalkers. Is That Allowed?
The Industry
Dec. 11 2018 1:12 PMOf Course Monopoly Man and Alex Jones Showed Up at Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s Capitol Hill Hearing
Moneybox
Dec. 6 2018 4:43 PMEverything We Know About the Arrest of Huawei’s CFO
The Industry
Dec. 5 2018 12:56 PMFacebook Reportedly Gave Netflix and Airbnb Special Access to User Data
Future Tense
Dec. 4 2018 4:10 PMHackers Accessed Thousands of Emails From House GOP Campaign Committee Before Midterms
The Slatest
Dec. 3 2018 5:23 PMIt Cost Taxpayers About $17 Million to Fly Trump to Campaign Rallies Before the Midterms

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