The key takeaways from two days of testimony about Russia’s electoral mischief during the 2016 election
This week’s Senate hearing highlights a deep tension in the tech giants’ self-definitions.
In times like these, the magazine must come clean about the ways it profited from Russia’s electoral mischief.
Under intense congressional scrutiny, the social giant will have to answer questions about whether it can rein in its own product.
Facebook’s latest test disrupted the news ecosystem in six small countries. Does the company owe them anything?
The ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee believes Facebook, Google, and Twitter aren’t searching hard enough to learn the extent of Russian interference.
A 27-year-old mayor is implementing a $1 million experiment in guaranteed income for residents of a poor city just outside the Bay Area.
And why it was so hard to see it coming
A cautionary tale about the dangers of big data
The world’s most powerful information gatekeepers neglected their duties in Las Vegas. Again.
Mark Zuckerberg wants the platform to be seen as having a huge effect on voting—but no impact on votes.
Seriously, just don’t worry about it.
From what we know now, it was too small to seriously influence the election, but too big to be an afterthought.
The largest community on Antarctica is set for a series of radical upgrades to its decaying infrastructure.
The most important technological advances of the past decade are converging inside the battle for your phone’s camera.
Sooner or later, the company will be forced to take on the responsibilities that come with being the world's dominant news distributor.
The company has made the perfect physical metaphor for the problem the internet poses to democracy.
As Apple unveils the latest version of the most successful consumer product of all time, two charts show the critical juncture the company faces.
Thanks to Hurricane Irma, the southwest of the state’s electrical grid will need a “wholesale rebuild.”
Nobody wants to be in the path of this mammoth storm.