Tech

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The rise of financial blacklisting

January 8, 2019 8:26 am

Censorship has a new battleground

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Make America smoke again

January 7, 2019 5:53 am

Self-care can’t heal the nation, but cigarettes might

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Airbnb’s boycott and Facebook’s child bride: the moral vacuum of the internet

November 21, 2018 11:42 am

Never attribute to malice or stupidity that which can be adequately explained by greed

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Did the cyber revolution save Sioux Falls?

November 14, 2018 10:32 am

Small cities in the Midwest are steadily growing

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Could Amazon have picked two less deserving cities for HQ2?

November 13, 2018 6:29 pm

If the aim was to elevate places that have been ‘left behind,’ NYC and NOVA should have been at the bottom of the list

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Tech doesn’t have a gender problem

November 2, 2018 9:53 am

How can tech employers be expected to hunt for female recruits when few women have chosen to acquire relevant qualifications?

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In a tech-obsessed world, Generation X stands a fighting chance

October 29, 2018 10:28 am

This week’s guest: Matthew Hennessey, author of Zero Hour for Gen X: How the Last Adult Generation Can Save America from the Millennials

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Tech gurus don’t let their kids have smartphones. Here’s why

September 20, 2018 6:28 am

As suspicions about technology’s dark side increase, the ‘digital detox’ has grown in social status

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The rule of Caesar Mark Zuckerberg

September 15, 2018 10:59 am

The Facebook CEO is enthralled by the power ancient tyrants wielded

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Elon Musk and the dwindling appeal of public eccentricity

September 11, 2018 1:23 pm

The entrepreneur only seems like an oddball because culture is so homogenised

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Is McDonald’s the Apple of the fast food world?

August 17, 2018 4:06 am

The chain have opened a sleek glass restaurant in their home city of Chicago

Why are modern men obsessed with self-improvement?

August 9, 2018 8:56 am

It can’t be a coincidence that the rise in lean, ethical dieting has come during the era of the #MeToo movement.

Amazon and Facebook: the twin evils of our age

August 9, 2018 7:17 am

Why is government absent when it comes to a predatory company out to destroy all opposition and pay the minimum tax in the process?

How blockchain can beat state censorship

August 6, 2018 11:18 am

Information which might otherwise have been lost in the ether now lives on in an all-but indestructible form.

Conservatives are wrong about free speech

July 6, 2018 4:04 pm

The consensus is that we all have to watch what we say. But is it true?

Technology has invaded our once peaceful homes

July 6, 2018 3:59 pm

Screens dominate – and houses are no longer the sanctuaries they once were.

The dream of driverless cars is dying

July 6, 2018 3:56 pm

Billions have been invested but autonomous vehicles will not be on a road any time soon.

Big data wants your vote

March 24, 2018 8:48 am

From the outside it all looked haphazard and frenzied. A campaign that was skidding from scandal to crisis on its…