How Using Emoji Makes Us Less Emotional
July 07, 2014
And what linguists say it means if your smiley face has a nose.
New Technology Doesn't Make Us All Richer
July 06, 2014
We need policies that realign growth and equality.
You can thank these folks for the dancing lady in red and dozens of little smiley faces.
A smart service is sacrificed before corporate interests.
When their calls don’t go through, they don’t blame shoddy service; they believe the spirits of the dead can interfere with their connections.
"Digital gerrymandering" represents a frightening future. Here's how to prevent it.
How GPS Is Being Used to Fight the Asthma Epidemic
April 16, 2014
"The grim reality is that most patients’ asthma in this country is uncontrolled."
Why Do We Say That Our Phones and Computers 'Die'?
April 06, 2014
We treat technology as disposable, yet we ascribe human characteristics to our gadgets.
Ellis’s show, like many others, can feel like a hall of mirrors reflecting the chatty state of pop-culture today.
HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Is a Cynical Show with a Gooey Center
April 04, 2014
Mike Judge's films and shows are comedic versions of “love the sinner, hate the sin,” and “Silicon Valley” is no different.