Waymo is suing Uber, and says a former employee stole nearly 10 gigabytes of secret files.
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The company plans to take two people—not astronauts, but private citizens—on a trip around the moon next year.
The president has long toyed with the media, but the stakes are much higher now.
Some data gathered from travelers going through customs can stay in a Homeland Security database for 75 years.
For you, a very special price indeed.
What the internet does to the mind is something of an eternal question. Here at The Atlantic, in…
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Technology has its own purposes.
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A Google-funded algorithm flags messages that are likely to drive others away from a conversation.
A new class of machines knows how to recognize and investigate unexpected things that pop up underwater.
Here’s one way to confuse it.
Megaprojects are rarely, if ever, completed on schedule.
A senator has joined human-rights groups in opposing warrantless scans of travelers' digital devices.
Designers use “benevolent deception” to trick users into trusting the system.
A conversation about the end of work, individualism, and the human species with the historian Yuval Harari
Lip service to the crucial function of the Fourth Estate is not enough to sustain it.
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Or alligators? Or bald eagles? Or armadillos?