How the writers of The Atlantic responded to defenses of slavery in the 19th century
The retreat of a longtime urban staple marks yet another way cities have changed after an influx of higher-earning residents.
The newspaper is swapping out “barnyard expletives” for truly colorful swears.
It looks like the two tech titans are arguing about AI’s impact on humanity. Really they’re protecting their personal brands.
Surprise eggs and slime are at the center of an online realm that’s changing the way the experts think about human development.
The internet’s favorite fact-checkers are caught in a messy dispute.
Yes, this is probably a Taye Diggs situation.
The “A Bit More” button doesn’t reinvent the appliance’s form. It finds its soul instead.
When photography was new, it was often used to preserve corpses via their images. An Object Lesson.
The story of a duel between two men, one who dies, and the nature of the quest to build artificial intelligence
The anxious can often find a supportive community through tweeting, but the nature of the social media site can exacerbate symptoms.
It doesn’t directly bring in much revenue now. But thanks to its silly-seeming social feed, that might soon change.
Breakthroughs in biometric science mean future troops will fight with weapons that understand them—inside and out.
Smuggling experts say the president needs to listen to the people who understand the complexities of security and drug policy.
It’s an idea that resurfaces after high-profile cyberattacks, despite most firms’ lack of enthusiasm about it.
ThyssenKrupp’s design travels horizontally and diagonally, in addition to up and down, freeing up square footage that would otherwise be commandeered for a shaft.
Personality tests have captivated people for decades, but their newfound popularity online makes them dangerous.
The aging infrastructure was already terrible. Overcrowding made things much, much worse.
The latest White House scandal brings the nation’s attention back to the inbox.
With these techniques, it’s difficult to discern between videos of real people and computerized impostors that can be programmed to say anything.
A consortium of newspaper publishers has just asked Congress for the ability to negotiate collectively with Facebook and Google.