Farhad Manjoo

Farhad Manjoo is a technology columnist for the New York Times and the author of True Enough.

April 18 2013 6:10 PMWe Need More Cameras, and We Need Them NowThe case for surveillance.
April 11 2013 6:26 PMWhere No Search Engine Has Gone BeforeGoogle has a single towering obsession: It wants to build the Star Trek computer.
April 4 2013 8:58 PMI Like It, but I Don’t Like It Like ItThe Facebook phone is not as dumb as I thought it was going to be.
April 2 2013 5:46 AMTo Save Everything, Click HereFarhad Manjoo and Evgeny Morozov debate Morozov’s new book on “the folly of technological solutionism.”
March 26 2013 6:12 PMThe Great Smartphone ConundrumThe time has come—we’re going to have to choose between performance and battery life.
March 21 2013 5:15 AMThe Only Problem With the Greatest Hoodie Ever MadeThey can’t make them fast enough.
March 14 2013 5:06 PMWhy Did Google Reader Die?And what free Web service will be next?
March 12 2013 5:37 PMWhat Do You Do With the World’s Fastest Internet Service?I visited Google’s pilot program in Kansas City, Kan., to find out.
March 4 2013 5:59 PMBigger, Better, Even More Crazily AddictiveThe new SimCity is the best urban-planning simulation ever created. And it’s fun.
Feb. 26 2013 6:11 PMMarissa Mayer Has Made a Terrible MistakeWorking from home is great for employees—and employers.
Hey, Wait A Minute
Feb. 1 2013 5:41 PMThere Is No Harvard Cheating ScandalThe students should be celebrated for collaborating.
Jan. 31 2013 7:42 AMHow MIT Can Honor Aaron SwartzFight to make academic journals open to everyone.
Jan. 23 2013 6:35 PMCrapware Won’t Crap OutThe horrifying persistence of annoying, privacy-invading, unwanted software.
Jan. 15 2013 10:10 PMIs Facebook Finally Useful?How the social network's new search engine could change the way you use the Web.
Jan. 10 2013 5:44 PMThe Genius of SamsungHow the biggest tech company in the world got that way.
April 16 2013 4:15 PMYes, There Will Be Marathon TruthersMore photos, more videos, and more witnesses mean more fodder for loony conspiracy theorists.
April 9 2013 5:35 PMWill Bitcoins Make Me Rich?A dispatch from inside the digital currency bubble.
April 3 2013 5:30 AMTo Save Everything, Click HereHow your generalizations about Silicon Valley get the tech industry wrong.
April 2 2013 5:45 AMTo Save Everything, Click HereFarhad Manjoo and Evgeny Morozov debate Morozov’s new book on “the folly of technological solutionism.”   
Alternative Energy
March 22 2013 10:15 AMUnexpectedly Amazing Carbon-Based Energy FormA lab “accident” may solve your annoying battery problems.
March 20 2013 8:00 AMFacebook Followed You to the SupermarketEven if you never click on Facebook ads, they are making you buy things.
March 13 2013 7:15 PMToday, Kansas City. Tomorrow, Oklahoma City!Google Fiber could bring superfast Internet to every town in America, but for now the company is thinking small.
March 6 2013 6:43 PMThe Laptop of the FutureNobody should buy Google’s Chromebook Pixel today. But in five years, we all might have one.
Feb. 27 2013 7:24 PMYou Can’t Touch ThisWhy don’t Apple laptops have touch screens?
Future Tense
Feb. 7 2013 12:56 PMHow To Stay Private on Facebook in One Easy Step
Jan. 31 2013 6:12 PMHacking the Old Gray LadyThe Chinese attack against the New York Times worked to perfection.
Jan. 24 2013 6:47 PMApple Is Stronger Than EverDon’t let the company’s stock slump fool you.
Jan. 21 2013 5:41 AMThe Happiness MachineHow Google became such a great place to work.
Jan. 11 2013 5:20 PMA Fridge With a Touch Screen! A Washer That Connects to the Internet!Why are smart appliances so stupid?
Jan. 8 2013 6:37 PMIt’s a Laptop! It’s a Tablet!Do-it-all, transformer gizmos are the PC’s best hope against the rise of tablets. Uh-oh.




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. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
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 3:07 PM Everything Is a "Women's Issue"
  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. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 5:03 PM White House Chief Information Officer Will Run U.S. Ebola Response
  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.