David S. Bennahum

David S. Bennahum is a contributing writer with Wired and the author ofExtra Life: Coming of Age in Cyberspace.

March 15 2004 1:18 PMPlug and PlayPretty soon, you'll be able to get broadband Internet over your power lines. Maybe you already can.
Dec. 5 2003 6:34 PMHope You Like Jamming, TooCell-phone jammers may soon be all over.
Oct. 21 2003 5:26 PMYou Can Hear Verizon NowBut can you hear it later?
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM
Aug. 27 1996 3:30 AMNet ResultHow the Internet was built.
Feb. 19 2004 5:49 PMCan They Hear You Now?How the FBI eavesdrops on Internet phone calls (and why it sometimes can't).
Nov. 26 2003 5:49 PMWarren Buffet for Coupon-ClippersCan a Web site save you 70 percent at the grocery store?
Sept. 17 2003 7:00 PMThe Future Is NowWho needs AOL? Time Warner is already the media company of tomorrow.
Jan. 17 1998 3:30 AMYou Be the Judge



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. 

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

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

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore, and Schools Are Getting Worried

The Good Wife Is Cynical, Thrilling, and Grown-Up. It’s Also TV’s Best Drama.

  News & Politics
Sept. 19 2014 9:15 PM Chris Christie, Better Than Ever
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Brow Beat
Sept. 19 2014 4:48 PM You Should Be Listening to Sbtrkt
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.