Can the Celebrities Whose Photos Were Stolen Really Sue Apple?It may be harder to prove “harm” than it seems.
Netflix vs. Healthcare.govThe two sites demonstrate two very different approaches to cybersecurity.
The Return of the Typewriters?A German politician thinks the old-fashioned tech could thwart U.S. spying. But that’s not a solution.
The Right to Bear Denial-of-Service AttacksDo we need a Second Amendment in the cyber world?
The Golden CybersnitchWhy the feds should be lenient with hackers who become informants.
Papers, PleaseHow to make every country check passports to make sure they aren’t stolen.
C+ in Online AnonymityHow Harvard tracked down the student who allegedly made bomb threats to get out of an exam.
NATO’s Empty Cybersecurity GestureIts new approach to cyberattacks misses some fundamental points.
The Internet’s Vulnerable BackboneHow cybercriminals hijacked the Web’s architecture to mine bitcoins.
Unto the BreachThe FCC chairman shouldn’t make government regulation of cybersecurity seem like a last resort.
To Catch a CyberthiefHow the FBI foiled the dangerous malwares GameOver Zeus and Cryptolocker.
The Good News About HeartbleedIts discovery suggests the Web is getting more, not less, secure.
Give Me All Your BitcoinsCredit card companies are one of our best defenses against financial crimes. But cryptocurrencies change everything.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Democrats’ War at Home
How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?
The Democrats’ War at Home How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?
Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best
Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke
A Plentiful, Renewable Resource That America Keeps Overlooking
Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10
Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.
How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.
Building a Better Workplace
You Deserve a Pre-cation
The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.
Hasbro Is Cracking Down on Scrabble Players Who Turn Its Official Word List Into Popular Apps
The Ludicrous Claims You’ll Hear at This Company’s “Egg Freezing Parties”
Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
Going Private To undertake a massively ambitious energy project, you don’t need the government anymore.
Behind the Scenes
Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.