April Glaser
April Glaser

April Glaser is a Slate technology writer.

Gizmos
Jan. 9 2018 10:11 AMThis New 65-Inch Television Rolls Up Like a Newspaper
The Industry
Jan. 8 2018 4:53 PMTinder’s New Professional Networking App Wants You to Swipe Left on LinkedIn
Gizmos
Jan. 8 2018 12:48 AMThese Smartphone-Proof Boxer Briefs Are Like a Faraday Cage for Men’s Crotches
Technology
Dec. 27 2017 4:45 PMWhy Does Every Online Recipe Begin With the Preface to a Personal Memoir?A plea to focus a little bit more on the subject at hand—food!
Future Tense
Dec. 22 2017 5:23 PMYou Can Now Check if You Interacted With Russian Agents on Facebook
If Then
Dec. 20 2017 3:17 PMThe Browser WarsIf Then on Uber’s misdeeds, what the Fox-Disney deal means for net neutrality, and how Firefox and its nonprofit compete with Google’s Chrome.
Future Tense
Dec. 19 2017 12:21 PMHere Are the White Nationalist, Anti-Semitic, and Anti-Muslim Accounts Twitter Suspended
Future Tense
Dec. 18 2017 11:34 AMPolitical Ads on Facebook Now Need to Say Who Paid For Them
Future Tense
Dec. 14 2017 1:34 PMThe Fight for the Open Internet Isn’t OverHow the FCC’s move to kill net neutrality will be challenged in court.
Future Tense
Dec. 13 2017 5:49 PMA Few Republicans Are Showing Up to Fight for Net Neutrality in the Final Hour
If Then
Dec. 13 2017 3:49 PMWhat’s Next for Net Neutrality?The man who coined the phrase reflects on the vote to kill it—and how it could yet be revived.
Future Tense
Dec. 11 2017 3:49 PMAll the Ways the FCC’s Process for Killing Net Neutrality Has Been Really Shady
Future Tense
Dec. 8 2017 3:37 PMPeople Who Can’t Remember Their Bitcoin Passwords Are Really Freaking Out Now
Technology
Dec. 7 2017 1:47 PMVine Can Turn Over a New LeafThe defunct app may come back from the dead. Here’s how it can be even better.
Future Tense
Dec. 6 2017 5:43 PMFCC Chairman Rushing to Crush Net Neutrality Complained in 2014 About Rushed Process to Enshrine It
The Industry
Jan. 9 2018 12:05 AMIntel Opened CES. It Didn’t Say Sorry.A flaw with Intel chips afflicted nearly every computer in the world—and the company would really like everyone to move on.
Gizmos
Jan. 8 2018 1:03 PMThis Wristband That Turns Your Finger Into a Telephone Is the Most Futuristic Gadget I’ve Ever Used
If Then
Jan. 3 2018 2:26 PMScience Fiction by ABBAIf Then talks about how the new tax plan could usher in more robots, what the iPhone “batterygate” tells us about Apple, and the history of writing about the near future.
Technology
Dec. 22 2017 5:28 PMBe Kind of EvilUnder Eric Schmidt, Google evolved beyond its famous slogan—and created the internet we love and fear today.
Future Tense
Dec. 21 2017 1:07 PMWhat’s Under the Gravestone?The secretive FBI video-surveillance initiative you haven’t heard of yet.
Future Tense
Dec. 19 2017 7:10 PMThe Next Battleground for Net Neutrality Is Congress. And Republicans Have the Upper Hand.
Future Tense
Dec. 18 2017 1:59 PMYou’re Not Imagining It: The Internet Is Really Slow Right Now
Future Tense
Dec. 15 2017 3:47 PMHere Are the States That Are Planning to Sue to Protect Net Neutrality
Future Tense
Dec. 14 2017 1:13 PMThe FCC Has Officially Voted to Kill Net Neutrality. Now What?
Future Tense
Dec. 13 2017 4:53 PMThe Big Tech Companies That Love Net Neutrality Have a Ton to Gain From Its Demise
Technology
Dec. 12 2017 4:43 PMPeriscope Has a Minor ProblemUsers are swarming young girls and asking them to do inappropriate things. And the live-streaming app hasn't been able to stop them.
Future Tense
Dec. 9 2017 1:32 PMTwo New Reports Say Microsoft Overwhelmingly Underpays Women and Stifles Their Career Advancement
Future Tense
Dec. 8 2017 2:10 PMWhat Will an Internet Without Net Neutrality Be Like?Look to other countries for the answer.
Technology
Dec. 7 2017 12:06 PMWhy Is Silicon Valley So Slow to Expel Abusive Men?Ellen Pao discusses sexists, enablers, and trolls—and why she has hope the technology industry can still become a safer, more inclusive place.
If Then
Dec. 6 2017 3:46 PMEllen Pao Knows Who Will Fix Sexism in Silicon ValleyA conversation with If Then about the tech industry and #MeToo.

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