In the Future, Social Media Will Pay You For Your Data

Minds won't have a Cambridge Analytica, because all interactions (and transactions) are public.

16 hours ago

There May Soon Be A New Vaccine To Combat Addiction To Bath Salts

Now the hard part: getting it to work.

18 hours ago

How Blockchain Can Give Readers More Power On the Internet [Sponsored]

Blockchain can preserve the upside of systems like Facebook, but leave much more privacy and influence in the hands of readers.

April 23, 2018

Regulators Told Facebook Its Use of Data Was A-OK At A Time It Definitely Was Not

Maybe audits aren't as rigorous as they should be.

April 20, 2018

Surprise! Reddit Is Actually Helping People Battle Mental Illness

Amidst the misogyny and racism are some truly supportive communities.

April 20, 2018

The World’s Rivers Are All Backed Up, Leaving Fish With No Place To Go

They deserve better than a “salmon cannon.”

April 20, 2018

Hollywood is Wrong: Netflix is the Future of Film

The film industry could learn a thing or two from the streaming service.

April 20, 2018

Scientists Just Stored The Hottest Album From 1998 In Literal DNA

Might be hard to play tho.

April 20, 2018

Robot Showboat: Now Even Our Celeb Feuds Are Automated

Grab your (digitally rendered) popcorn.

April 20, 2018

UK Officials Reveal 5 New Principles for Businesses Working With AI

These guiding principles may be the first step towards codified laws governing businesses' use of AI.

April 20, 2018

FDA Committee Recommends Approving Marijuana-Derived Drug

"I had seizures for 10 years...[Epidiolex] changed my life."

April 19, 2018

A Moss Can Naturally Clean Harmful Arsenic From Water

That's good news for Sweden, which has a lot of toxic arsenic in its water.

April 19, 2018

Apps Are Illegally Stealing Children’s Privacy Data

A new tool could help crack down on them.

April 16, 2018

When Can Law Enforcement Look at Your Devices? A Definitive List

Seize, swipe, search?

April 13, 2018

Court Orders Google to Remove Results for Man’s Criminal Record Under “Right to be Forgotten”

Google initially refused to remove references to the two criminal records — clearly, the tech giant is still interested in acting as the arbiter of all online information.

April 13, 2018

Uber’s CEO Knows We Need Equality To Move The World Forward

Khosrowshahi is going to unclog that pipeline of getting women into leadership roles.

April 13, 2018

Facebook Might Be Biased. But You’ll Never Hear Zuckerberg Admit It.

If the company picked a side, its profits would suffer.

April 12, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg’s Congressional Testimony: Day 2

Members of the House got their chance to take a swipe at the piñata that is the Facebook CEO.

April 11, 2018

Everything You Need to Know From Mark Zuckerberg’s Congressional Testimony: Day 1

The senators grilled Zuck for five hours.

April 10, 2018
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