Farhad Manjoo

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

Technology
Oct. 2 2012 5:34 PMThe World’s Best Thermostat Just Got BetterThe genius of Nest’s smart heating and cooling system.
Technology
Sept. 26 2012 4:03 AMSilicon Valley’s Next Great CompanySquare's mission: Make shopping so easy that everyone starts buying more stuff.
Technology
Sept. 12 2012 7:16 PMNo, This Is Not the Best iPhone EverThe one incredibly irksome feature that will leave you cursing Apple.
Design
Sept. 10 2012 3:35 AM“It Smelled Something Like Pizza”New documents reveal how Apple really invented the iPhone.
Technology
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.
Technology
Aug. 21 2012 5:53 PMForget the DesktopWeb designers should make sites for phones and tablets first.
Technology
Aug. 14 2012 6:19 PMDing Dong, Daily Deals Are DeadThe thrilling demise of Groupon’s crummy business model.
Technology
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.
Technology
Aug. 2 2012 11:47 AMEverything Is a ListThe genius of WorkFlowy, the note-taking app that changed the way I organize my life.
Technology
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.
Technology
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?
Technology
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.
Technology
July 2 2012 5:22 PMThe BlackBerry Is 99 Percent DeadHere’s the one thing that could maybe, possibly save it.
Technology
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!
Technology
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.
Technology
Sept. 6 2012 7:05 PMAmazon Makes Everything BetterBooks, movies, games—how the new Kindle will revolutionize your experience with all of them.
Technology
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.
Technology
Aug. 17 2012 6:08 PMYou Should Back Up Your Gmail, Facebook, and Twitter AccountsHere’s how.
Technology
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.
Technology
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.
Technology
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.
Technology
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.
Technology
July 18 2012 6:23 PMDelete the Save ButtonComputers are smart enough to preserve everything I type without me hitting a stupid disk icon.
Technology
July 12 2012 6:11 PMStorage SuckersYou’re paying way, way too much to get a little more space on your iPad and iPhone.
Technology
July 3 2012 5:55 PMThe iPhone Is BoringIt’s time for Apple to show us something new.
Technology
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

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  Business
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  Life
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  Double X
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  Slate Plus
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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.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 1:27 PM The Veronica Mars Spinoff Is Just Amusing Enough to Keep Me Watching
  Technology
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  Health & Science
Science
Sept. 16 2014 4:09 PM It’s All Connected What links creativity, conspiracy theories, and delusions? A phenomenon called apophenia.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.