Will Oremus Will Oremus

Will Oremus is Slate's senior technology writer.

Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 12:06 PMHow Facebook Could Come in Handy in a Disaster
Oct. 14 2014 8:11 PMThe Decline and Fall of the San Francisco Bay Guardian
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Oct. 10 2014 12:09 AMTesla’s New Model S Is Insanely Fast, Has “Autopilot” Mode
Oct. 8 2014 12:23 PMR.I.P. HPWhat Silicon Valley can learn from the rise and fall of its original tech startup.
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Oct. 3 2014 3:47 PMTesla Is Coming Out With Something Called D. Nobody Knows What It Is.
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Sept. 30 2014 6:43 PMWindows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Is Skipping Straight to Windows 10
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Sept. 29 2014 4:55 PMYour Facebook Data Is About to Start Following You Everywhere You Go
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Sept. 24 2014 3:35 PMApple Breaks New iPhones With Terrible Software Update
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Sept. 24 2014 9:51 AMThe Saudi Arabia of the South PacificHow Australia became the dirtiest polluter in the developed world.
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Sept. 18 2014 5:43 PMOracle’s Larry Ellison Steps Down, Will Be Replaced by Hurd’n’Catz
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Sept. 12 2014 3:26 PMSilicon Valley Has Officially Run Out of Ideas
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Sept. 10 2014 5:54 PMYour Gmail Probably Wasn't Hacked. But That Doesn't Mean You're Safe.
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Sept. 9 2014 2:09 PMSteve Jobs Would Have Hated the New iPhones
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Sept. 4 2014 5:26 PMTwitter Will Never Be Like FacebookAnd that’s a good thing.
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Sept. 2 2014 3:52 PMHow to Not Back Up Your Naked Selfies to the Cloud
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Oct. 16 2014 3:29 PMApple Unveils Two New iPads, And You Probably Still Don’t Need Them
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Oct. 14 2014 8:30 AMThe Republicans’ 404 Error Page Is Much Better Than the Democrats'
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Oct. 9 2014 2:59 PMThis New Phone Is Perfectly Optimized for One Thing: Taking Selfies
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Oct. 6 2014 4:24 PMWhy Is This Obscure New York Times Story Banned From Google Results in Europe?
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Oct. 2 2014 11:01 AMSurge Pricing for Food Sounds Evil. Here’s Why It Isn’t.
Building a Better Workplace
Sept. 30 2014 1:16 PMYou Deserve a Pre-cationThe smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.
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Sept. 25 2014 5:26 PMApple: “A Total of 9 Customers” Complained of Bent Phones
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Sept. 24 2014 1:51 PMThe Latest iPhone Scandal: “Bendghazi”
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Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PMI Bought the Huge iPhone. I'm Already Thinking of Returning It.
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Sept. 17 2014 9:00 PMAmazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are All 6 of Its New Devices.
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Sept. 11 2014 3:44 PMWhy Google Bought a Spoon
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Sept. 9 2014 7:05 PMYou’re Probably Going to Want the Apple Watch
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Sept. 8 2014 9:15 AMIs It Time for You to Buy a Smartwatch?
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Sept. 3 2014 2:07 PMSamsung’s New Phone Is Weird, Interesting, and Terrible for Lefties
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Aug. 29 2014 4:19 PMWhat a Swimming Pool Looks Like From the World’s Sharpest Commercial Satellite



Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

How Facebook’s New Feature Could Come in Handy During a Disaster

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

View From Chicago

You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney

Or at least trade it for something.

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Terrorism, Immigration, and Ebola Are Combining Into a Supercluster of Anxiety

The Legal Loophole That Allows Microsoft to Seize Assets and Shut Down Companies

  News & Politics
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 20 2014 7:00 AM Gallery: The Red Planet and the Comet
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.