Aaron Mak
Aaron Mak

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

The Industry
Feb. 21 2018 12:09 PMThe Fascinating Reason Why Apple Wants Its Own Supply of Cobalt
Future Tense
Feb. 16 2018 12:59 PMThe U.S. Says It Will Strike Back at Russia for the NotPetya Cyberattack
The Slatest
Feb. 15 2018 3:00 PMUpdate: Sheriff’s Office Says the Florida Shooter Had “No Known Ties” to White Supremacist Group
Users
Feb. 14 2018 2:49 PMChrome’s New Built-In Ad Blocker Will Try to Distinguish the Good Ads from the Bad
The Slatest
Feb. 13 2018 1:56 PMCIA, FBI Already Warning of Russian Interference in 2018 Midterms
The Industry
Feb. 12 2018 4:08 PMMark Zuckerberg Has Reportedly Had a Rupert Murdoch Problem for a While Now
The Industry
Feb. 9 2018 1:59 PMFacebook Is Testing a “Downvote” Button. Here’s What to Make of It.
The Industry
Feb. 8 2018 7:05 PMStudent Blames Airline After She Flushes Her Emotional Support Hamster Down Airport Toilet
Future Tense
Feb. 6 2018 1:47 PMWatch SpaceX’s Test Launch of the Falcon Heavy Rocket
Gizmos
Feb. 5 2018 3:19 PMReport: An iPhone X Glitch Is Preventing Users From Accepting Incoming Calls
Future Tense
Feb. 1 2018 12:13 PMHow Scammers Steal Your Computing Power to Mine CryptocurrenciesCryptojacking, explained.
Future Tense
Jan. 30 2018 1:52 PMHawaii’s False Missile Alert Sent By Official Who Thought Real Attack Was Imminent
The Industry
Jan. 26 2018 5:36 PMWait, Is Lyft Bad Now, Too?Lyft faces allegations it spied on riders. Isn’t it supposed to be the ethical alternative to Uber?
Future Tense
Jan. 25 2018 6:01 PMWhy Is Burger King Weighing In on the Net Neutrality Debate?
Science
Jan. 24 2018 5:40 PMShark Charities See Bump in Donations Because of Trump’s Alleged Hate of Sharks
The Slatest
Feb. 16 2018 1:43 PMWhy It’s Legal for a Teen to Buy an Assault Rifle but Not a Handgun
Users
Feb. 15 2018 4:40 PMFacebook’s Two-Factor System Is Sending Users Spam Texts, and Posting Their Replies
The Slatest
Feb. 15 2018 12:18 PMSchool Shooting Suspect Had Been Twice-Orphaned, Mentioned Valentine’s Day Before Rampage
Future Tense
Feb. 13 2018 7:31 PMSalon Is Asking Readers to Mine Cryptocurrency if They Don’t Want to See Ads
The Industry
Feb. 12 2018 6:08 PMUber Will No Longer Let Drivers Work for More Than 12 Total Hours Without a Break
Future Tense
Feb. 12 2018 12:26 PMOh Great, a Hacking Group Linked to North Korea Is Getting Very Good at Targeting Bitcoin Owners
The Industry
Feb. 9 2018 12:22 PMUber and Waymo Settle Their Legal Fight After an Awkward Week in Court
Future Tense
Feb. 8 2018 12:54 PMBerkeley Is Considering Launching Its Own Cryptocurrency as Part of Its Trump Resistance
Future Tense
Feb. 6 2018 11:50 AMThousands of Users Shared a Child Pornography Video on Facebook Messenger
Future Tense
Feb. 5 2018 11:50 AMReport: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Is Severely Limiting Its Investigation Into Equifax
Future Tense
Jan. 30 2018 6:44 PMAriseBank Claims It Raised $600 Million. The SEC Alleges the Company Is ‘An Outright Scam’
Future Tense
Jan. 29 2018 3:27 PMWhat to Make of the Proposal to Nationalize the 5G NetworkThe White House says it’s no longer considering the plan. It’s still tells us something about technology in 2018.
Users
Jan. 26 2018 1:23 PMWhat the Biggest Trump Subreddit Is Discussing After Reports He Tried to Fire Robert Mueller
Users
Jan. 24 2018 5:45 PMDevelopers Are Creating Bots That Can Help People Cheat at HQ Trivia
The Industry
Jan. 23 2018 5:39 PMElon Musk Will Not Get Paid Unless Tesla Meets Ambitious Goals. Is It Savvy PR or Something More?

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