Tag Archives: technology

Spammers Break the Phone

There were 5 billion robocalls placed in the U.S. in November. Continue reading

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The Consequence of Unintended Consequences

What to do now that the internet has gone south. Continue reading

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The social media networks are infected, and they don’t have a cure

Tech company execs try to explain themselves. Continue reading

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The Artist as Technologist

From Programmed: Rules, Codes and Choreographies in Art Continue reading

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(Nearly) Live at SXSW: How to save the internet.

Buzzfeed CEO Jonah Peretti at SXSW Interactive Continue reading

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Guns in America: The DIY Specter

The first 3-D printed gun was produced by a Texan named Cody Wilson, a self-described crypto-anarchist.
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The Future of Food

How technology is changing the way we produce and distribute food. Continue reading

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The Mayor of London Comes to Texas

Sadiq Kahn on the promise and pitfalls of the “fourth industrial revolution.” Continue reading

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Work in America: Why is Full Employment So Unfulfilling?

Economists in the U.S. describe full employment as an unemployment rate that is between 4 and 6.4%. In October the unemployment rate was 4.1%. It had hovered around 5% throughout 2016. Depending on which economist’s definition of full employment you … Continue reading

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Data, Technology and the Future of Cops and Robbers

Will technology make crime obsolete? Continue reading

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