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Feds “Hacked” Silk Road Without a Warrant. Was That Legal?How lawyers for the website’s founder are trying to make a case against the FBI.
Why the Silk Road Trial MattersRoss Ulbrich will be getting his day in court and everyone will be watching.
The Good News and Bad News About USB SecurityOnly half have an unpatchable flaw, but we don’t know which half.
If Woodward and Bernstein Were BulgarianAn excerpt from Andy Greenberg’s This Machine Kills Secrets: How WikiLeakers, Cypherpunks, and Hacktivists Aim To Free the World’s Information.
First Principles Clinton began her campaign by denouncing the big money flowing into politics. That just got a lot harder for her to talk about.
The Most Hated Merger in America Customers, companies, and even regulators mistrust Comcast. No wonder its deal to buy Time Warner Cable fell apart.
Harvard Students Are Clueless About Fighting Fossil Fuels. They Could Learn a Thing or Two From Stanford.
Tab Roulette! Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.