Future Society

Technology allows us to live longer, work less, and know more than ever before. But what will we do once most of our labor force is replaced by computers or robots? Who has the final say in how knowledge is used and who has access to it? These questions are just a snapshot of the issues we will have to face in the future. We’ll track the policies, predictions, and philosophies that are steering us into the world of tomorrow.

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September 18, 2018

Teslas are a sleek version of what the future could be, and rappers want to be on the cutting edge.

September 14, 2018

We're one step closer to a link tax and a war on memes.

September 12, 2018

A judge decided a case should stay in court. Experts think this could give regulators an in to regulating crypto.

September 12, 2018

HelloFriend has the potential to represent the next step in the evolution of social media.

September 12, 2018

The judge declined to dismiss the case. That might create a legal precedent for regulators to get involved.

September 11, 2018

The company has already come up with a better, less-confining solution.

September 10, 2018

The Wall Street bank might not be ready to dive into crypto's turbulent waters.

September 6, 2018

Yes, the future is female.

August 31, 2018

The state prohibits the labeling of meat alternatives as "meat."

August 29, 2018