Will Oremus
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Will Oremus is Slate’s senior technology writer. Email him at will.oremus@slate.com or follow him on Twitter.

Moneybox
April 27 2017 12:37 PMThe Media’s “Bubble” Problem Is Really a Diversity ProblemAnd it runs much deeper than party or place.
Future Tense
April 17 2017 7:40 PMFacebook Wanted Its Live Videos to Be “Raw and Visceral.” But Not Like This.
Moneybox
April 11 2017 12:51 PMA Surprising Number of People Think United Is Not the Villain. Here Are the Worst Takes.
Technology
April 5 2017 5:58 AMThe Filter Bubble RevisitedA new study suggests online media aren’t to blame for political polarization—yet.
Politics
March 29 2017 2:08 PMHate the Crime, Not the QuestionWhy the White House keeps whiffing on softball questions about hate crimes—and how it can stop.
Politics
March 21 2017 2:46 PMI Have a Question. And Another. And Another. And…Why journalists should stop asking President Trump multipart questions.
Technology
March 15 2017 5:45 AMFive Fast Facts You Need to Know About Heavy.comHow an obscure news site began dominating your Google search results.
Cover Story
March 5 2017 8:00 PMTwitter’s New OrderInside the changes that could save its business—and reshape civil discourse.
The Slatest
March 1 2017 1:42 AMWhy the Media Fell Over Itself to Declare Trump’s Speech “Presidential”
The Slatest
Feb. 22 2017 4:44 PM15 Metal Albums Whose Titles Are Less Dark Than the Washington Post’s New Motto
The Slatest
Feb. 16 2017 6:35 PMThe Lies, Exaggerations, and Obfuscations That Came Out of Trump’s Mouth While He Called the Media “Dishonest”
Technology
Feb. 7 2017 9:08 PMWhy the White House Keeps Crying “Fake News”It’s a desperate ploy to distract the media from their real jobs.
The Slatest
Jan. 24 2017 5:35 PMThis Is What Happens When Trump’s Rhetoric Is Too Outlandish for His Advisers to Defend
The Slatest
Jan. 20 2017 6:28 PMHow Fox News Described Trump’s Speech: “Muscular,” “Masterful,” “Completely Nonpartisan"
Politics
Jan. 12 2017 3:38 PMHow Trump Is Manipulating the MediaHe exploited voters’ status anxieties in the election. Now he’s doing it to journalists.
Technology
April 25 2017 5:45 AMElon Musk Is Telling Fairy TalesHis startup ideas always sound impossible. That might be why they work.
Politics
April 14 2017 1:35 PMDear Public Editor: What Are You Doing?How Liz Spayd is squandering the most important watchdog job in journalism.
Politics
April 6 2017 9:54 PMIgnoring the President Won’t Make Him Go AwayHow cable news botched the Susan Rice story—and then got it right.
Future Tense
March 30 2017 5:35 PMNo, Twitter Didn’t Just Ruin Twitter by Changing How Replies Work. It Improved Itself.
Politics
March 23 2017 5:38 PMThe Media Have Finally Figured Out How to Cover Trump’s LiesNot just falsehood by falsehood, but as the defining feature of his presidency.
The Slatest
March 15 2017 9:25 PMIrony Dies Again as Russia Today Launches Fake-News Debunker
Future Tense
March 7 2017 5:35 PMMove Fast and Break TrustGoogle’s alternative facts and Uber’s self-driving accidents are symptoms of a deeper problem that is only going to get worse.
Future Tense
March 1 2017 1:42 PMI Paid $20 to Ask Marc Andreessen Why He Blocks Me on Twitter
The Slatest
Feb. 27 2017 5:16 PMTrump Did the White House Press Corps a Favor. Now They Can Fix Their Gross, Corrosive Dinner.
Future Tense
Feb. 17 2017 5:43 PMFacebook’s New “Manifesto” Is Political. Mark Zuckerberg Just Won’t Admit It.
Future Tense
Feb. 9 2017 4:25 PMWikipedia’s Daily Mail Ban Is a Welcome Rebuke to Terrible Journalism
Future Tense
Jan. 31 2017 3:59 PMFacebook Is Cracking Down on “Inauthentic” Content
Politics
Jan. 23 2017 9:53 PMSean Spicer Got MilderTrump’s press secretary tried to steamroll the media and failed. Now he’s back to spinning them the old-fashioned way.
Moneybox
Jan. 18 2017 3:20 PMFox News Was the Dominant News Source in the 2016 Election, Survey Shows
Technology
Jan. 11 2017 1:06 AMBuzzFeed’s BombshellWhy the site published the explosive memos about Trump and Russia—and why no one beat them to it.

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