Analyzing people’s social connections may lead to a new way of discriminating against them.
Several different groups went after the candidates’ campaign sites this week, using the same technique that took down the internet in the U.S. last month.
A former systems operator logs back in to the original computer-based social network.
The group behind the contested project is still pushing for construction on the Big Island, but has selected an alternate site just in case.
There’s no real evidence that consumer devices keep infants safer, and doctors say “peace of mind” isn’t a good enough reason to buy them.
Despite its reputation for illegal activity, much of what goes on underneath the surface of the internet is legit.
An explosion caused by cat litter at a storage site was just the beginning.
A computer analysis of 60,000 articles about the presidential race finds distinct language referring to the Republican and Democratic nominees.
Quick: How do you say the “read” in “read receipts”?
The QWERTY keyboard was once the envy of the world, but not anymore.
Between the first two presidential debates, a third of pro-Trump tweets and nearly a fifth of pro-Clinton tweets came from automated accounts.
A century ago, prognosticators saw a future in which a woman could be the chief executive—and men would be made obsolete.
… though there’s no evidence that protesters made the request.
It’s rare to see something end well on the internet. Most ongoing projects—whether blogs, podcasts, or novelty Tumblrs—don’t really ever…
The company’s platform lets advertisers exclude people of certain races from seeing their content. That’s a serious problem when it comes to promotions such as housing, credit, and jobs.
We built a fake web toaster, and it was compromised in an hour.
"I found myself unemployed five years ago for the first time in my life. That was unsettling, but it was not undoing."
In a hackable world where neither the NSA nor Sony Pictures nor John Podesta could safeguard their private communications, the surest way to keep data secure may be surrounding it with decoys.
This is how hackers play capture the flag.
Twitter is shutting down the social network, which was one of the web’s most vibrant communities.
At the turn of the century, some women sued stenographers for seducing their husbands. An Object Lesson.