Tech

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Twitter is a virus of the mind

May 17, 2019 2:01 pm

If you log off, you lose your influence: An Encounter Ideas essay

brett kavanaugh

Brett Kavanaugh: the MAGA Justice?

May 15, 2019 7:05 pm

The populist right praises his stand against Big Tech

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My evening with the Yang Gang

May 15, 2019 4:19 pm

2,500 people saw the long shot Democratic candidate speaking in New York, despite the weather

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Spotify and the death of discovery

May 11, 2019 11:45 am

The service’s algorithms have shaped a generation of listeners who are defined by attention deficit disorder and a fear of complexity and difficulty

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Silicon Valley loves Mayor Pete. He’s finished

May 8, 2019 1:23 pm

The techlash strikes the Democratic primary

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A complete guide to finding your favorite banned celebrity online 

May 7, 2019 5:14 am

A directory of people with ideas too extreme for the mainstream internet

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Is war with Silicon Valley a Trump 2020 strategy?

May 4, 2019 10:49 am

The president ponders putting social media purges center stage

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Trump vs tech

May 3, 2019 8:06 pm

It could get ugly. It could just be more hot air

louis farrakhan

Free Louis Farrakhan!

May 3, 2019 12:11 pm

By banning, Twitterbook and Instaface are becoming publishers

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The 2020 primary’s pivot to video

April 25, 2019 6:26 pm

Faith in the power of social media is turning politicians into vloggers

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Astrology apps are the safest place for venture capitalists to invest

April 17, 2019 12:46 pm

Have you seen what else they put their money into?

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Jack Dorsey opened my eyes to Vipassanā

April 10, 2019 11:54 am

Godfrey Elfwick describes his 10-day retreat

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It’s not just New York having trouble with Amazon

March 9, 2019 3:57 pm

Anti-Amazon campaigners in Virginia share the same concerns as their New York counterparts

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A marketer’s request: Make SXSW exciting again

March 8, 2019 1:21 pm

The festival is attempting to position itself as politically and socially relevant with initiatives like the presidential candidate interviews

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The nightmare after crypto

March 5, 2019 1:55 pm

‘Cryptocurrencies are scams and anybody who puts any money into one and loses the lot only has themselves to blame’

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Robinson banned, Kassam disabled: Facebook cracks down on the harder right

February 26, 2019 2:04 pm

‘All I will do now is build the equivalent in Europe of what Infowars is in America’

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Ignore the science fiction: AI isn’t out to get us

February 21, 2019 11:19 am

Super-intelligent ‘robots’ are on their way – and they’re going to change the world as we know it

techlash

The techlash has well and truly begun

February 15, 2019 8:23 am

There is growing resentment towards Amazon, Facebook, Google, and the power of technology

jeff bezos

Jeff Bezos isn’t a resistance hero – he’s a ruthless monopolist

February 12, 2019 11:12 pm

The Amazon founder is no friend of the free press

jeff bezos

Special delivery from Jeff Bezos

February 8, 2019 1:26 pm

The Amazon and Washington Post mogul has thrown down the gauntlet to the National Enquirer

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Dating apps are full of ‘woke’ profiles – no wonder we’re no longer having sex

February 7, 2019 9:56 am

Has online dating really ruined relationships?

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Technology is damaging hands – not just heads

February 5, 2019 1:57 pm

Manual dexterity is deteriorating – and smartphones are to blame

hillary clinton internet freedom

The agonizing death of Hillary Clinton’s ‘Internet Freedom’ agenda

January 21, 2019 5:44 pm

The openness of the American internet is what makes it so dangerous

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Why must we see Jeff Bezos’s penis?

January 18, 2019 3:20 pm

We’re unendingly fascinated by leaked intimate images of nude celebrities

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The sideways thinking of Silicon Valley

January 11, 2019 4:25 pm

Our disrupting tech titans have come up with something so new that only the whole of the rest of the world has already heard of it