April Glaser
April Glaser

April Glaser is a Slate technology writer. Follow her on Twitter.

The Slatest
Sept. 21 2017 4:56 PMMarriott Refuses to Cancel Conference Booked by Anti-Muslim Hate Group
Future Tense
Sept. 20 2017 3:52 PMThe Alt-Right’s Favorite Social Network Has a Point About GoogleThe company probably does have too much power over the information economy. And it keeps showing us why.
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2017 7:15 AMThe Race to Build a Computer Powerful Enough to Predict the FutureIt will take a machine 1 trillion times faster than your laptop.
Always Right
Sept. 14 2017 12:48 PMWhen Robots Make Us Angry, Humans Pay the Price
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2017 7:27 PMYou’ll Love Unlocking Your iPhone X With Your Face. So Will Police Trying to Access It.
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2017 12:56 PMApple’s Devices Are Increasingly Trapping Us in Our Own Personal Clouds
Future Tense
Sept. 8 2017 6:33 PMThe Equifax Hack ConundrumWill merely checking to see whether you were a victim of the breach waive your right to sue?
Technology
Aug. 30 2017 5:18 PMThe Internet of HateAfter Charlottesville, Nazis, white supremacists, and the alt-right have become a lot less welcome on the web. So they’re building their own.
Future Tense
Aug. 29 2017 3:11 PMInsurance Companies Are Preparing Fleets of Drones to Assess the Damage of Harvey
Future Tense
Aug. 27 2017 5:28 PMStormfront Has Been Kicked Offline. Can White Supremacists Still Organize Without the Internet?
Future Tense
Aug. 24 2017 4:42 PMRussian Bots Are Trying to Sow Discord on Twitter After Charlottesville
Technology
Aug. 22 2017 6:15 PMSilicon Valley’s Bad Culture Starts With Venture CapitalistsIt could end there, too.
Future Tense
Aug. 17 2017 7:29 PMFacebook's Bar for Banning Speech Seems to Get a Lot Lower When Its Users Insult Mark Zuckerberg
Future Tense
Aug. 10 2017 4:28 PMHackers Can Now Store Malware on DNA
Future Tense
Aug. 9 2017 6:54 PMHey, Tech Companies: Knock It Off With the Apps That Let People Change Their Skin Color
Future Tense
Sept. 20 2017 6:02 PMSheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Is Overhauling Its Ad System That Allowed Anti-Semitic Targeting
Future Tense
Sept. 20 2017 2:43 PMAmazon Is Suggesting “Frequently Bought Together” Items That Can Make a Bomb
Politics
Sept. 15 2017 12:35 PMThe Strongest Evidence Yet Donald Trump Is Violating Constitutional Anti-Corruption ClausesNew documents show the National Security Council spent taxpayer money at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago.
Future Tense
Sept. 13 2017 2:39 PMThe Trump Administration Is Barely Regulating Self-Driving Cars. What Could Go Wrong?
Technology
Sept. 12 2017 4:08 PMWhat You’ll Get in Apple’s New iPhonesIncluding the one that costs $1,000.
Technology
Sept. 11 2017 9:00 PMWhy You’ll Buy Apple’s $1,000 New iPhoneBecause Apple knows some consumers will pay anything—and others just need a little nudge.
Future Tense
Sept. 6 2017 2:47 PMFacebook Told Advertisers It Can Reach More Young Adults in America Than Actually Exist
Future Tense
Aug. 29 2017 6:38 PMFCC’s Net Neutrality Comment Window Ends Wednesday—the Next Step Toward Its Extinction
Technology
Aug. 28 2017 1:08 AMUber’s Pick for Its New CEO Might Be the Anti–Travis KalanickHe knows how to run a profitable company, employ a diverse, happy workforce, and stand up to Trump. Could Dara Khosrowshahi redeem Uber?
Future Tense
Aug. 25 2017 3:42 PMGoogle’s Self-Driving Car Company Built a Fake City in California
Future Tense
Aug. 23 2017 6:33 PMThe Justice Department Has Backed Off From Its Request for Data About Trump Protesters—but Not Completely
Future Tense
Aug. 18 2017 2:06 PMThe Next iOS Update Has a Feature to Prevent Cops From Searching Your iPhone
Technology
Aug. 10 2017 6:42 PMIs Travis Kalanick a Dead Weight?With a lawsuit, a major Uber investor is trying to purge the former CEO from the company.
Technology
Aug. 9 2017 8:36 PMVacancy. No Nazis Allowed.Airbnb just set an important new standard in how tech firms can fight hate.
Future Tense
Aug. 8 2017 7:43 PMThe HBO Hackers Are Demanding $7.5 Million to Stop Leaking Game of Thrones

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