Tech

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.