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Will Oremus is Slate's senior technology writer.

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May 28 2014 5:27 PM13 Things Google's New Driverless Car Looks Like
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May 27 2014 4:50 PMThe Simple, Text-Based iPhone Game That Will Make You Question Your Own HumanityYou voted, and he wrote it! Here's the result of the Slate Plus member takeover.
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May 23 2014 4:04 PMGooglers Are From Stanford, Applers Are From San Jose State
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May 21 2014 6:00 PMIf Cormac McCarthy Made an iPhone Game, It Would Be This One
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May 19 2014 1:49 PMNo Big Deal, But a Man Just Flew a Jetpack Around a U.S. Government Building
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May 14 2014 3:23 PMTesla’s Next MoveIt built the world’s greatest electric car. Now comes the hard part.
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May 1 2014 5:28 PMHow the World's Fifth-Wealthiest Man Plays Basketball. (Hint: It Involves Two Boats.)
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April 30 2014 11:41 AMWhich Gadgets Do Slate Tech Writers Hate the Most?
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April 24 2014 7:03 PMIs Google Plus Finally Dying?
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April 23 2014 1:02 PMI Didn’t Type This ArticleSpeech recognition has gotten better than you think.
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April 18 2014 5:57 PMIf You're a Language Nerd, This Will Figuratively Make Your Day
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April 11 2014 4:18 PMLike This if You Hate It When People Tell You What to Do
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April 3 2014 5:41 PMIf You're Against Gay Marriage, You're a Bad CEO
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April 1 2014 4:25 PMThe Best Thing Google Has Ever Done on April Fool's Day
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March 26 2014 6:41 PMGo Home Facebook, Yelp Just Won the Virtual-Reality War
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May 28 2014 11:33 AMGoogle’s New Car Is Tiny, Cuddly, Could Change Transportation Forever
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May 27 2014 4:32 PMCongratulations, You FailedMost Silicon Valley startups are doomed. That’s not a bad thing.
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May 23 2014 8:00 AMGuess What Trendy Tech Toy Samsung Is Ripping Off Next
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May 20 2014 6:13 PMMicrosoft Wants You to Replace Your Laptop With This
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May 16 2014 6:43 PMObstructed RealitySmart glasses are more distracting than smartphones.  
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May 14 2014 12:46 PMThe Oatmeal Cartoonist Begs Elon Musk to Help Fund a Museum. Musk Agrees.
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May 1 2014 1:24 PMTwitter Is Not DyingIt’s on the cusp of getting much bigger. Here’s why.
Future Tense
April 28 2014 4:48 PMSelf-Driving Cars Are Ridiculously Polite to Bicyclists and Pedestrians. Watch.
Technology
April 24 2014 4:25 PMFacebook’s New Secret SauceThe social network keeps getting more addictive. Here’s how.
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April 23 2014 11:52 AMSlate Plus Members: Assign Will Oremus a Tech Post in This Week’s Member Takeover
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April 15 2014 10:58 AMIt’s Time to Stop Hating Google Glass
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April 4 2014 4:54 PMHappy 404 Day. Here Are the Web's Most Delightful Dead Ends.
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April 2 2014 4:38 PMLook Out, Apple TV and Roku. Amazon May Have Just Built Something Better.
Moneybox
March 31 2014 4:20 PMDoes This Map Prove the Yankees Are America’s Team?
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March 26 2014 7:07 AMThe Antisocial NetworkFacebook managed to find the one electronic device more solipsistic than Google Glass.

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