Adam Sneed

Adam Sneed is a researcher for Future Tense at the New America Foundation. Follow him on Twitter at @atsneed.

Future Tense
June 7 2013 6:17 PMThe NSA’s Best Tool for Snooping: You Carry It in Your Pocket Every Day
Future Tense
April 17 2013 5:26 PMFuture Tense Event Recap: What Do Kids Really Learn From Education Tech?
Future Tense
March 8 2013 11:24 AMAre Cyborg Humans (and Animals) Still True Life Forms? A Future Tense Panel Recap.
Future Tense
Feb. 22 2013 3:34 PMWatch a Robot Blackjack Dealer in Action
Future Tense
Feb. 15 2013 10:14 AMWould You Ever Snuggle Up With a Cuddling Robot?
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Feb. 13 2013 8:18 AMCan Hacktivists Turn Their Current Moment Into Real Change? A Future Tense Event Recap.
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Feb. 1 2013 6:03 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: An Exoskeleton and an Owl
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Jan. 24 2013 10:37 AMThis Clever KitKat Campaign Suggests You Take a Technology Break on a WiFi-Free Bench
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Jan. 11 2013 11:27 AMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Creepy Cockroach and a Creepier Baby Bot
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Jan. 4 2013 5:02 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: Bots Throw Up and Do Gymnastics. (Not at the Same Time.)
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Dec. 14 2012 8:19 AMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Bird Buggy and a Flying Gun Bot
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Nov. 30 2012 4:45 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Disney Humanoid Bot Plays Catch
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Nov. 9 2012 11:26 AMThe Week’s Best Robot Videos: A Prosthetic Arm for Non-Supervillains
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Oct. 26 2012 5:34 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: Farmer Bots, Teamwork Bots and Acro-Bots
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Oct. 19 2012 1:46 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Bot Asks for Directions
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April 24 2013 5:48 PMShould the Government Subsidize Broadband for the Poor?
Future Tense
March 8 2013 6:34 PMThe Rage Over the New SimCity's Digital Rights Management Is Overblown
Future Tense
March 6 2013 12:02 PMWhat SimCity Teaches Us About Real Cities of the FutureLessons in data overload, short-term thinking, and resilience.
Future Tense
Feb. 20 2013 1:25 PMGoogle Gives You a Shot at Glass—For $1,500
Future Tense
Feb. 14 2013 6:22 PMAstronaut Sends Valentines From Space—in the Form of Heart-Shaped Earth Features
Future Tense
Feb. 8 2013 12:18 PMOf Course Japanese Researchers Made a Robot Car for Moths To Drive
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Jan. 25 2013 9:03 AMThis Chainsaw-Wielding Robot Comes in Peace
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Jan. 18 2013 11:27 AMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: The World's Heaviest Metal Band Covers "Blitzkrieg Bop"
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Jan. 10 2013 6:28 PMWho the Hell Cares if IBM's Watson Swears?
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Dec. 21 2012 8:09 AMThe Year's Best Robot Video May Make You Cry
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Dec. 7 2012 8:46 AMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Real Transformer That Can Dance
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Nov. 16 2012 3:33 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Man's Thoughts Control a Humanoid Bot
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Nov. 2 2012 1:00 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Knife-Wielding Bot Makes Salad
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Oct. 26 2012 1:13 PMNotes from a Future Tense Event on “Makers: The New Industrial Revolution”
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Oct. 12 2012 1:26 PMThe Week's Best Robot Videos: A Suitcase To Follow You at the Airport



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

160 Countries Host Marches to Demand Action on Climate Change


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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