Dan Gillmor
Dan Gillmor

Dan Gillmor teaches digital media literacy at Arizona State University. He is the author of Mediactive.

Future Tense
May 12 2015 12:05 PMFinally, a Victory in the the War Over Who Will Control the Devices We Use
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April 13 2015 4:12 PMThe Public Deserves to Know Exactly What’s in the Trans-Pacific Partnership
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March 13 2015 10:23 AMSo Sayeth GoogleThe search engine should not be the arbiter of truth.
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Feb. 18 2015 5:43 PMTech Whiplash: Obama Endorses, Then Undermines, Encryption
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Jan. 29 2015 12:37 PMGoogle Can’t Tell You When the Government Wants Your Data. Here’s a Sneaky Solution.
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Dec. 18 2014 1:52 PMPlugging Up the HolesShould software-makers be held liable for the Sony hack?
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Nov. 13 2014 11:11 AMEvery Airline Should Use This Genius Armrest Design
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Oct. 16 2014 3:32 PMWhose Device Is It Anyway?Samsung and Sprint won’t let me install a privacy-enhancing operating system on my smartphone.
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Sept. 18 2014 5:03 PMBono, Apple Creating "Irresistible" Music Format. Prepare to Buy the White Album Again.
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April 25 2014 9:01 AMWelcome to the Indie Web Movement
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Nov. 22 2013 3:13 PMTech Companies Help Make NSA Surveillance Possible—and They Can Help Stop It, Too
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Sept. 20 2013 1:42 PMWhat's the Best Way to Tell Your Mother and Your Bosses Why They Should Protest Surveillance?
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May 15 2013 5:42 PMHow Journalists Can Protect Themselves From the U.S. Government
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April 22 2015 4:10 PMUnited Should Thank, Not Ban, Researcher Who Pointed Out a Major Security Flaw
Technology
March 25 2015 1:43 PMThe Cult of SteveWhy Apple insiders are so worked up over two admiring Steve Jobs biographies.
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Feb. 27 2015 1:02 PMWhen Tech Companies Betray Consumers, Why Don’t They Own Up to It?
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Feb. 4 2015 1:24 PMI Thought the FCC Chairman Would Kill Net Neutrality Forever. I Was Wrong.
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Jan. 13 2015 11:35 AMFor Political Leaders, More Surveillance Is Always the Answer
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Dec. 4 2014 4:35 PMHow Yahoo Could Make Up for Its Controversial Decision to Sell Flickr Users’ Photos
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Oct. 29 2014 10:27 AMMobile Carriers Are Officially Out of Control, but Congress Won’t Rein Them In
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Oct. 1 2014 4:44 PMLaw Enforcement Has Declared War on Encryption It Can’t Break
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June 12 2014 9:02 AMA Groundbreaking New Resource to Protect Journalists From DDoS Attacks
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March 28 2014 12:29 PMIn Praise of the Almost-JournalistsThe overlooked advocate writers who are making a difference in online media.
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Oct. 15 2013 11:33 AMA Book Is Never Really DoneWe need better tools to let us keep updating e-books after their publication.
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Aug. 23 2013 3:57 PMA Microsoft Breakup in 2000 Could Have Spawned Amazing Innovations
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Dec. 12 2012 4:50 PMPrepare for the New Cameras-Everywhere WorldNew technology means we’ll only see more images like the New York Post subway-death photo.
  Slate Plus
Plus Roundups
May 21 2015 2:34 PM What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of May 18, curated by Slate writers and editors. 
  Health & Science
Family
May 22 2015 3:45 AM Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning In 10 percent of drownings, adults are nearby but have no idea the victim is dying. Here’s what to look for.