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Apple's Watch Is Like a High-Tech Mood Ring
And the scariest part is your emotions may be up for sale
September 09, 2014

And the scariest part is your emotions may be up for sale.

Hunger Games
Is our tech obsession making anorexia worse?
December 18, 2013

Smartphones make counting calories easier than ever—a scary development for people with eating disorders.

Inauguration Day, As Narrated by the Millennials of the Nation's Capitol
January 21, 2013

Listening in on the young people who helped elect Obama.

Baudrillard and Babes at the Consumer Electronics Show
The surreal magic of the annual gadget extravaganza in Las Vegas
January 18, 2013

At the annual gadget-industry trade show, Lydia DePillis finds blink-controlled TVs, angry tech bloggers, and a World’s Fair for an age when brands are more important than countries.

There's a War in Cyberspace over Icons vs. Text
January 17, 2013

How would you like to learn about an app's terms of service?

Silicon Valley Needs to Stop Fighting and Sign a Free-Trade Agreement
December 14, 2012

Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Twitter are in a trade war. For our sake, they need a treaty.

Id of the Senate: How Twitter Unleashed Chuck Grassley
November 16, 2012

"Assume deer dead," and other greatest hits.

Does This Week’s Management Putsch Mean Apple is Becoming a Normal Company?
October 31, 2012

A management putsch at Apple is yet another chance to say the company is coming down to Earth. It's a bit more complicated than that.

Why Do Apple Employees Donate Less than Google and Microsoft Workers?
October 26, 2012

Apple's employees aren't big political givers--maybe because of a legacy Steve Jobs left.

Michael Saylor, The Id of Web 2.0
October 26, 2012

On a recent Friday morning, Michael Saylor appeared before a think-tank audience to cheerfully predict the end of the world. Newspapers and televisions? Obsolete in a smartphone-enhanced future. Banks and wallets? Ditto. Textbooks? About to “dematerialize.” Also doomed: Algebra teachers. "We need to eliminate every one of those algebra teacher jobs," Saylor said, waving his iPhone like a wand. "Instead of five hundred thousand average algebra teachers, we need one good algebra teacher.

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