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Will Oremus is Slate's senior technology writer.

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Aug. 28 2014 1:55 PMThis Story About a Wounded Veteran’s Prosthetic Hand Is Too Crazy to Be True
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Aug. 26 2014 3:42 PMHow Facebook Could Save Us From Clickbait Hell
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Aug. 15 2014 3:23 PMThe Global Internet Is Being Attacked by Sharks, Google Confirms
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Aug. 14 2014 2:44 PMOne Viral Media Company That Isn’t Evil, Just MisunderstoodBuzzFeed’s boss explains why the site has been quietly deleting thousands of its own posts.
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Aug. 8 2014 1:46 PMIn Defense of PasswordsThey’re inconvenient and insecure, but the alternatives are worse.
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Aug. 1 2014 12:07 PMTesla Is Building a Massive New Factory in Reno. Or Is It?
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July 30 2014 4:47 PMWhat Other Psych Experiments Are Companies Secretly Running On You?
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July 28 2014 5:33 PMThis Real Estate Site Is Becoming the Facebook of Homes
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July 25 2014 11:49 AMFacebook’s Privacy PivotWhy Mark Zuckerberg is trying to win back users’ trust.
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July 23 2014 6:31 PMApple’s iPad ProblemWhy aren’t more people buying tablets?
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July 17 2014 4:54 PMSex Tape Gets One Thing Amusingly Right About Technology
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July 16 2014 1:49 PMTesla’s Next Car Finally Has a Name
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July 15 2014 3:45 PMHow to Go Semipublic in the Google AgeFirst name. Picture. No last name. 
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July 11 2014 11:45 AMElon Musk Just Gave Nikola Tesla a Generous 158th Birthday Present
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July 9 2014 7:30 PMGeorge Clooney Is Right About the Daily MailThe world’s most popular online newspaper does not deserve to be taken seriously.
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Aug. 27 2014 6:45 PMIs Anyone Actually Reading Your Tweets? Here’s How to Find Out.
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Aug. 25 2014 4:08 PMHow a Pair of Tesla Owners Got Elon Musk’s Attention
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Aug. 15 2014 8:26 AMWhy a Young Writer Secretly Deleted Her Own BuzzFeed Post
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Aug. 12 2014 9:36 AMStop Dumping Ice on Your Head. Just Give Money.
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Aug. 6 2014 2:07 PMThe New LudditesWhat if technological innovation is a job-killer after all?
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July 31 2014 5:45 PMThis Subtle Icon Change Shows How Facebook Is Becoming Less Americentric
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July 29 2014 6:21 PMTwitter's Stock Just Flew Through the Roof. Here's Why.
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July 25 2014 4:20 PMIt Will Soon Be Legal to Unlock Your Cellphone
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July 24 2014 12:15 PMYelp’s New Data Tool Is the Best Thing Since Cronuts Surpassed Sliced Bread
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July 22 2014 10:08 AMThe MH17 Investigation Is Not Doomed
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July 17 2014 12:37 PMWhat’s Worse Than One California? Try Six Californias.
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July 15 2014 6:16 PMApple’s Latest Move Is Terrible News for Microsoft
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July 14 2014 5:11 PMThe Prose of the Machines“Robots” are surprisingly good at writing news stories, but humans still have one big edge.
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July 10 2014 4:38 PMNo, Tech Bloggers, Google Glass Can't “Read Your Mind”
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July 9 2014 5:46 PMThe Climate OptimistsConservatives have a new line on climate change: “It’s real, but it’s nothing to worry about!”

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