Farhad Manjoo

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

Oct. 2 2012 5:34 PMThe World’s Best Thermostat Just Got BetterThe genius of Nest’s smart heating and cooling system.
Sept. 26 2012 4:03 AMSilicon Valley’s Next Great CompanySquare's mission: Make shopping so easy that everyone starts buying more stuff.
Sept. 12 2012 7:16 PMNo, This Is Not the Best iPhone EverThe one incredibly irksome feature that will leave you cursing Apple.
Sept. 10 2012 3:35 AM“It Smelled Something Like Pizza”New documents reveal how Apple really invented the iPhone.
Aug. 28 2012 5:47 PMThe Kindle Wants To Be FreeNext week or next year, Amazon will start giving away its e-reader. Here’s why.
Aug. 21 2012 5:53 PMForget the DesktopWeb designers should make sites for phones and tablets first.
Aug. 14 2012 6:19 PMDing Dong, Daily Deals Are DeadThe thrilling demise of Groupon’s crummy business model.
Aug. 8 2012 5:12 PMI Can Digg ItThe new version of the old-school news site shows the virtues of slowing down and savoring the Web.
Aug. 2 2012 11:47 AMEverything Is a ListThe genius of WorkFlowy, the note-taking app that changed the way I organize my life.
July 26 2012 6:51 PMFake Meat So Good It Will Freak You OutBeyond Meat’s faux chicken will change how you feel about eating ersatz animal products.
July 23 2012 6:15 AMBaby You Can Drive My CarSix million people just got easy access to car-sharing. Are you one of them?
July 17 2012 6:05 PMMarissa Mayer Is in Over Her HeadThat’s just how Yahoo’s new CEO likes it.
Small Business
July 11 2012 5:53 PMI Want It TodayHow Amazon’s ambitious new push for same-day delivery will destroy local retail.
July 2 2012 5:22 PMThe BlackBerry Is 99 Percent DeadHere’s the one thing that could maybe, possibly save it.
June 26 2012 6:39 PMHow To Make a Viral Hit in Four Easy StepsWant to know the secret to BuzzFeed’s monster online success? Click here!
Oct. 1 2012 6:08 PMStop Pagination NowWhy websites should not make you click and click and click for the full story.
The Hive
Sept. 19 2012 7:07 AMThe Makers Are ComingChris Anderson argues that homebrew manufacturing will revolutionize the American economy. Is he right?
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 12 2012 12:51 PMThe Culture Gabfest: Bringing a Gun to a Puppy Fight EditionSlate's podcast about Bob Dylan’s new album Tempest, the 20th anniversary of the movie Sneakers, and the Harvard cheating scandal.
Sept. 6 2012 7:05 PMAmazon Makes Everything BetterBooks, movies, games—how the new Kindle will revolutionize your experience with all of them.
Aug. 23 2012 6:46 PMThe Uncanny Valley of Internet AdvertisingTargeted Web ads are too dumb to be useful and just smart enough to make you queasy.
Aug. 17 2012 6:08 PMYou Should Back Up Your Gmail, Facebook, and Twitter AccountsHere’s how.
Aug. 13 2012 6:13 PMI Know What the Next iPhone Is Going To Look LikeWhat all of the leaked photos tell us about Apple’s latest device.
Aug. 7 2012 4:56 PMHow Not To Get HackedThe four things you need to do right now to avoid the fate of tech writer Mat Honan.
July 31 2012 12:45 PMThe Best Reason Yet To Ditch GmailMicrosoft’s new Outlook webmail service looks great and doesn’t invade your privacy.
July 24 2012 6:03 PMObama Was Right: The Government Invented the InternetDon't believe the outrageous conservative claim that every tech innovation came from private enterprise.
July 18 2012 6:23 PMDelete the Save ButtonComputers are smart enough to preserve everything I type without me hitting a stupid disk icon.
July 12 2012 6:11 PMStorage SuckersYou’re paying way, way too much to get a little more space on your iPad and iPhone.
July 3 2012 5:55 PMThe iPhone Is BoringIt’s time for Apple to show us something new.
June 29 2012 6:24 PMSteve Jobs Was WrongGoogle’s new Nexus 7 proves smaller tablets aren’t completely worthless.
The XX Factor
June 22 2012 4:29 PMTalking About the Atlantic Piece That Everyone Is Talking About



Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Republicans Like Scott Walker Are Building Campaigns Around Problems That Don’t Exist

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

The Best Way to Organize Your Fridge

The World

Iran and the U.S. Are Allies

They’re just not ready to admit it yet.

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

Farewell! Emily Bazelon on What She Will Miss About Slate.

  News & Politics
Sept. 16 2014 4:08 PM More Than Scottish Pride Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 
Sept. 16 2014 4:16 PM The iPhone 6 Marks a Fresh Chance for Wireless Carriers to Kill Your Unlimited Data
The Eye
Sept. 16 2014 12:20 PM These Outdoor Cat Shelters Have More Style Than the Average Home
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus Video
Sept. 16 2014 2:06 PM A Farewell From Emily Bazelon The former senior editor talks about her very first Slate pitch and says goodbye to the magazine.
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 1:27 PM The Veronica Mars Spinoff Is Just Amusing Enough to Keep Me Watching
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 1:48 PM Why We Need a Federal Robotics Commission
  Health & Science
Sept. 16 2014 4:09 PM It’s All Connected What links creativity, conspiracy theories, and delusions? A phenomenon called apophenia.
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.